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  • October 14, 2011
    MIE Professor Constantinos Mavroidis is embedding dynamic sensors into medical braces that would allow doctors to monitor the progress of a patient’s physical therapy.
    Mechanical & Industrial Engineering
  • October 7, 2011
    MIE Professors Ahmed Busnaina & George Adams, and ECE Professor Nicol McGruer have been awarded a patent for their “Bistable nanoswitch”.
    Electrical & Computer Engineering, Mechanical & Industrial Engineering
  • 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

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