In the Media

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Jun 27, 2021

Mehrdad Sasani Discusses Surfside, Florida Building Collapse

Professor Mehrdad Sasani, civil and environmental engineering, was featured in several media publications discussing the devastating collapse of a condo building in Surfside, Florida. Sasani’s research interests include progressive collapse of structures; earthquake engineering; structural integrity and reliability; and building and community resilience. WCVB.com, WBAL TV, WPRI, The Boston Globe, News @ Northeastern, CNN, USA […]

Civil & Environmental Engineering

Jun 23, 2021

A Clever Robot Spies on Creatures in the Ocean’s ‘Twilight Zone’

ECE Professor Hanumant Singh was featured in the Wired.com article “A Clever Robot Spies on Creatures in the Ocean’s ‘Twilight Zone’“.

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Yi Zheng

Jun 16, 2021

Inventor Creates New Material that Can Keep Buildings Cool Without Air Conditioning

MIE Associate Professor Yi Zheng’s research was featured in The Hill, titled, “Inventor Creates New Material that Can Keep Buildings Cool Without Air Conditioning.” Other sampling media coverage: Good News Network, Home Improvement News, Spring Wise, Community of Flights,

Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

Jerome Hajjar

Jun 14, 2021

Steel Diaphragm Innovation Initiative Improves Seismic Design Tools

CEE Professor and Chair Jerome Hajjar was featured in the Engineering News-Record article “Steel Diaphragm Innovation Initiative Improves Seismic Design Tools” as being part of a new team of steel structure researchers.

Civil & Environmental Engineering

Jun 14, 2021

Research Roundup: Advanced High-Precision GNSS

ECE Assistant Professor Pau Closas’s research was featured in the GPS World article “Research Roundup: Advanced High-Precision GNSS“.

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Herbert Levine

Jun 07, 2021

Evolution of the Tumor and Metabolic Plasticity Discussed Through the Lens of Physics with Herbert Levine

University Distinguished Professor Herbert Levine, physics and bioengineering, was featured in the Finding Genius podcast “Evolution of the Tumor and Metabolic Plasticity Discussed Through the Lens of Physics“. Listen to the Finding Genius podcast or find it on Apple Podcasts.

Bioengineering

Jun 01, 2021

The CoCoPIE Framework from Yanzhi Wang’s Group Featured in Communications of the ACM

The CoCoPIE framework from ECE Assistant Professor Yanzhi Wang’s group is reported in the featured article “CoCoPIE: Enabling Real-Time AI on Off-the-Shelf Mobile Devices via Compression-Compilation Co-Design” in Communications of the ACM.

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Apr 20, 2021

Can biomaterials offer novel therapeutic strategies against COVID-19?

Thibault Colombani (ChE Postdoc), Zachary Rogers (ChE PhD’23), Loek Eggermont (ChE Postdoc), and ChE Assistant Professor Sidi A. Bencherif’s paper on “Harnessing biomaterials for therapeutic strategies against COVID-19” in Emergent Materials was featured in the News Medical article “Can biomaterials offer novel therapeutic strategies against COVID-19?”

Chemical Engineering