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  • June 22, 2012
    In the last two decades, the number of deaths from col­orectal cancer has steadily declined, according to the Amer­ican Cancer Society. While some of the decrease can be attrib­uted to...
    Electrical & Computer Engineering, Mechanical & Industrial Engineering
  • June 18, 2012
    MIE Professor James Benneyan was awarded an $8M Health Care Innovation Award to establish a Healthcare Systems Engineering Institute at Northeastern by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services...
    Mechanical & Industrial Engineering
  • June 14, 2012
    Object manip­u­la­tion or tool use is almost a uniquely human trait, said Dagmar Sternad, director of Northeastern’s Action Lab , a research group inter­ested in move­ment...
    Bioengineering, Electrical & Computer Engineering
  • June 13, 2012
    Margery Hines, a graduate student conducting research with the Northeastern University Integrative Graduate Education and Research Traineeship for Intelligent Diagnostics (IGERT-ID) has been awarded...
    Electrical & Computer Engineering
  • June 12, 2012
    Small wonder that Sean Burns, E’13, spends 10 hours a day in a med­ical oncology lab­o­ra­tory at the Dana-​​Farber Cancer Insti­tute, devel­oping and improving nanopar...
    Chemical Engineering
  • June 11, 2012
    North­eastern Uni­ver­sity student-​​researchers have designed a shovel-​​ready drinking water system that has the poten­tial to pro­duce 100,000 liters of potable water per day...
    Civil & Environmental Engineering
  • June 1, 2012
    MIE Associate Professor Ozlem Ergun was selected as Vice President of Membership and Professional Recognition for the INFORMS Board of Directors for 2012 – 2015...
    Mechanical & Industrial Engineering
  • May 24, 2012
    MIE Professor James Benneyan was selected to become a fellow of the Institute of Industrial Engineers for his significant, nationally recognized contributions to industrial engineering. Systems world...
    Mechanical & Industrial Engineering
  • May 24, 2012
    CEE Chair & Professor, Jerome Hajjar, has received a $250K NSF grant to develop a "Design for Deconstruction" method for building construction by creating sustainable steel structures.
    Civil & Environmental Engineering
  • May 23, 2012
    CEE Professors Mishac Yegian and Akram Alshawabkeh were featured in ASCE Civil Engineering magazine for their upcoming field tests using Induced Partial Saturation (IPS) to prevent soil liquefaction during earthquakes.
    Civil & Environmental Engineering