COE Dean Nadine Aubry explains her overall strategy and vision for leading the College of Engineering.
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- BSc (1984), National Polytechnic Institute of Grenoble
- MS (1984), Scientific and Medical University of Grenoble
- PhD (1987), Cornell University
- Member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences (AAAS)
- Member of the U.S. National Academy of Engineering (NAE)
- Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI)
- Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)
- Fellow of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA)
- Fellow of the American Physical Society (APS)
- Fellow of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
- 1998 Ralph R. Teetor Educational Award from the Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE)
- 1989 Presidential Young Investigator Award from the National Science Foundation (NSF)
- American Association for the Advancement of Science
- American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics
- American Physical Society
- American Society of Mechanical Engineers
- National Academy of Inventors
- W.-T. Wu, A. Gandini, N. Aubry, M. Massoudi, J.F. Antaki, Design of Microfluidic Channels for Magnetic Separation of Malaria-Infected Red Blood Cells, Microfluidics and Nanofluidics, 20(2), 2016, 1-11
- W.T. Wu, N. Aubry, M. Massoudi, W.R. Wagner, J.F. Antaki, Multi-Constituent Simulation of Thrombus Deposition, Scientific Reports 7, 2016, 42720
- R. Chabreyrie, C. Chandre, N. Aubry, Complete Chaotic Mixing in an Electro-Osmotic Channel by Destabilization of Key Periodic Orbits, Physics of Fluids, 23, 2011, 072002
- M. Janjua, S. Nudurupati, P. Singh, N. Aubry, Electrohydrodynamic Removal of Particles from Drop Surfaces, Physical Review E, 80, 2009, 010402
- A.K. Uguz, O. Ozen, N. Aubry, Electric Field Effect on a Two-Fluid Interface Instability in Channel Flow for Fast Electric Times, Physics of Fluids, 20, 2008, 031702
- N. Aubry, P. Singh, M. Janjua, S. Nudurupati, Micro- and Nanoparticles Self-Assembly for Virtually Defectfree, Adjustable Monolayers, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA (PNAS), 105, 2008, 3711-3714
- A.K. Uguz, N. Aubry, Quantifying the Linear Instability of a Flowing Electrified Twofluid Layer in a Channel for Fast Electric Times, Physics of Fluids, 20, 2008, 092103
- F. Li, O. Ozen, N. Aubry, D. Papageorgiou, P. Petropoulos, Linear Instability of a Two-Fluid Interface for Electrohydrodynamic Mixing in a Channel, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 583, 2007, 347-377
Dr. Nadine Aubry, Dean of the College of Engineering and University Distinguished Professor at Northeastern University, has made notable contributions to fluid dynamics, particularly the reduced modeling of turbulence and other complex flows, and microfluidics. She was elected to the U.S. National Academy of Engineering (NAE) and is a Fellow of the American Physical Society (APS), the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA), and the National Academy of Inventors (NAI). She is the recipient of the 2017 G.I. Taylor Medal from the Society of Engineering Science (SES). She has held a number of leadership positions including Chair of the APS Division of Fluid Dynamics (APS/DFD), Chair of the U.S. National Academies’ National Committee for Theoretical and Applied Mechanics (USNC/TAM), Chair of the U.S. delegation to the International Union of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics (IUTAM), and Chair of the NAE Frontiers of Engineering Education (FOEE) Advisory Committee. She was recently elected President of IUTAM (2016-2020). Currently, she serves on USNC/TAM, the U.S. National Academies’ Center-Based Engineering Research (CBER) Committee, the NAE Mechanical Engineering Section Committee as Secretary, the NAE Membership Policy Committee (MPC), the AAAS Engineering Section Committee, the NAI Fellows Advisory Committee, and was appointed to the NAE Bernard M. Gordon Prize for Innovation in Engineering and Technology Education Selection Committee. Dr. Aubry has also served on a number of advisory and review boards in foreign countries, including Austria, France, Portugal, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, and South Korea. Prior to joining Northeastern as Dean in 2012, she was Head of the Department of Mechanical Engineering, Raymond J. Lane Distinguished Professor and University Professor at Carnegie Mellon University.
Dr. Aubry grew up in France and holds a Diplôme d’Ingénieur from Institut National Polytechnique (INP) Grenoble and a D.E.A. (Diplôme d’Etudes Approfondies) from Université Grenoble Alpes both in Mechanical Engineering in 1984, and a Ph.D. in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering from Cornell University in 1987.
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The first International Conference on Biomaterials and Chemical Biology was hosted at Northeastern University by the Department of Chemical Engineering. Collaborative research in these disciplines has the potential to advance the field of biomaterials in a unique way and lead to new discoveries for better medicines and treatments. Additionally, Xingdong Zhang, Professor and Honorary Director of the National Engineering Research Center for Biomaterials at Sichuan University, was named University Distinguished Professor by Provost James Bean and Dean Nadine Aubry.
Dean Nadine Aubry has been elected to the prestigious American Academy of Arts and Sciences. Source: News @ Northeastern Nadine Aubry, dean of the College of Engineering and University Distinguished...