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  • September 29, 2011
    MIE Professor Vinod Sahney uses systems engineering principles to redesign the healthcare system to improve treatment, patient safety and quality of care.
    Mechanical & Industrial Engineering
  • September 28, 2011
    Professor Emeritus Vladimir Novotny was the recipient of the 2011 BSCES Technical Group Award.
    Civil & Environmental Engineering
  • September 28, 2011
    MIE Professor Constantinos Mavroidis was awarded 2 patents this month for "Instrumented handle and pedal systems for use in rehabilitation, exercise and training equipment" AND "Gear Bearing Drive".
    Mechanical & Industrial Engineering
  • September 22, 2011
    On September 22, 2011 Northeastern University held the Grand Opening for the George J. Kostas Research Institute for Homeland Security and the new state-of-the-art Laboratory for Structural Testing of Resilient and Sustainable Systems (STReSS Laboratory), located on the Burlington campus of Northeastern.
    Civil & Environmental Engineering
  • September 22, 2011
    Dean David Luzzi has been appointed the executive director of the University’s Strategic Security Initiative and will help further develop the university’s security agenda.
    Mechanical & Industrial Engineering
  • September 22, 2011
    ECE Associate Professor Edmund Yeh is working with NSF’s Future Internet Architecture Program to develop a method that would relieve network congestion and privacy concerns when surfing the internet.
    Electrical & Computer Engineering
  • September 9, 2011
    Professor Michael Silevitch, co-director of the Center for Awareness and Localization of Explosives Related Threats (ALERT), talks about homeland security ten years after 9/11. Topics Professor Silevitch discusses include how 9/11 changed the perception of homeland security in the U.S., how far we have come as a nation with regards to national security, and what challenges remain.
    Civil & Environmental Engineering, Electrical & Computer Engineering
  • September 8, 2011
    MIE Assistant Professors Rifat Sipahi & Andrew Gouldstone and Senior Academic Specialist Beverly Jaeger received a $270K NSF grant to create a “Smart Pen” to assist people with fine motor control disorders.
    Mechanical & Industrial Engineering
  • September 1, 2011
    Assistant Professor The Department of Chemical Engineering welcomed Dr. Richard West in September 2011 as an assistant professor. Dr. West was attracted to Northeastern for the enthusiasm and...
    Chemical Engineering
  • August 31, 2011
    ChE Professor and Chair Laura Lewis has received an $155K NSF grant to use high-anisotropy L10 materials to create rare-earth-free permanent magnets materials.
    Chemical Engineering

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