A drone cage was built at the George J. Kostas Research Institute for Homeland Security which will allow faculty like CEE Professor & Chair Jerome Hajjar and ECE Associate Professor Taskin Padir to develop drones to evaluate damage to structures after disasters.
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May 10, 2018
May 1, 2018
Congratulations to all the winners of the faculty and staff awards, and to everyone for their hard work and dedication during the 2017-2018 academic school year. Faculty Fellow Guohao Dai, BioE...
March 12, 2018
ECE Associate Professor Taskin Padir was interviewed in WCVB's " Cutting Edge: Robot Designed to Make Aging Easier " about how the robot Frasier could help the elderly in their home...
March 1, 2018
A variety of robots, such as a prosthetic hand, drones, mobile robots, and an autonomous car and kayak from ECE Associate Professor Taskin Padir's RIVeR Lab and ECE/MIE Professor Hanumant Singh's robotics research center were on display at the Interdisciplinary Science and Engineering Complex as part of National Engineers Week.
January 22, 2018
ECE Associate Professor Taskin Padir's FRASIER, Northeastern’s Fostering Resilient Aging with Self-Efficacy and Independence Enabling Robot, was featured in the IEEE Spectrum as it is...
December 8, 2017
ECE Associate Professor Taskin Padir and the Valkyrie robot were featured in National Geographic's article " Mars: Inside the High-Risk, High-Stakes Race to the Red Planet "...
December 5, 2017
A team of undergraduate engineering students have been selected as finalists for the 2018 NASA RASC-AL Mars Ice Challenge for their project on "Northeastern University Planetary Articulating Water Extraction System (NU PAWES)".
November 27, 2017
A Northeastern University team was selected as one of ten finalists in the International Atomic Energy Agency Robotics Challenge for their entry "Small-UGV for Conducting In-Field Inspections (SCIFI) in Nuclear Environments."
November 5, 2017
ECE Associate Professor Taskin Padir gave an invited talk entitled “Risk-Aware Compositional Autonomy” at the 2017 International Automotive Engineering Conference held in Istanbul, Turkey...
October 20, 2017
Doctoral student Murphy Wonsick envisions a world where humans and robots coexist as friends. She spends her days trying to figure out how astronauts and robots can work together to complete...