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Aug 11, 2020

Using Augmented Reality to Train Workforce With New Methods

MIE Assistant Professor Mohsen Moghaddam (PI), Digital Learning Assistant Vice Chancellor Kemi Jona, Khoury Professor Stacy C. Marsella, Public Policy Associate Professor Alicia Sasser Modestino, and CATLTR Associate Director Nicholas C. Wilson, in collaboration with consultant Robert Roy, Massachusetts Manufacturing Extension Partnership, and Microsoft HoloLens Group, were awarded a $150K NSF grant for “Training an Agile, Adaptive Workforce for the Future of Manufacturing with Intelligent Augmented Reality”.

Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

Aug 10, 2020

Cloud Physics Conundrum: Finetuning Climate Models Using Machine Learning

CEE PhD student Nishant Yadav won the Best Student Paper Award by the AI Foundation For Good’s Fragile Earth Workshop for his paper “Machine Learning for Robust Identification of Complex Nonlinear Dynamical Systems: Applications to Earth Systems Modeling.”

Civil & Environmental Engineering

Aug 10, 2020

Webster Receives Funding with Spanish Researchers to Develop Better Implants

ChE Professor Thomas Webster and Professor Yadir Torres Hernandez from the University of Seville, Spain; PI have secured funding from the Spanish Government (via the National Research program) for a project entitled “Titanium-based implants with adapted stiffness, biofunctionalized surface and pores filled with biodegradable, antibacterial and potential therapeutic polymers”.

Chemical Engineering

Aug 06, 2020

ECE PhD Student Vageeswar Rajaram receives Best Paper Award at IEEE IFCS-ISAF

Electrical and Computer Engineering PhD student Vageeswar Rajaram receives best paper award at IEEE IFCS-ISAF 2020 Virtual Conference for his paper “A Zero Standby Power MEMS Switch-based Infrared Sensor with Frequency Output”.

Electrical & Computer Engineering

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Aug 05, 2020

Jones Awarded Grant to Support Research on “Enabling a Lab-on-a-Faucet”

ChE Assistant Professor A-Andrew D. Jones, III received a $10k grant titled “Enabling a Lab-On-A-Faucet” from the Sloan Scholars Mentoring Network of the Social Science Research Council with funds provided by the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation.

Chemical Engineering

Aug 04, 2020

Improved Receiver Circuit that Recovers the Transmitted Signal with Reduced Power Consumption

ECE Professor Yong Bin Kim was awarded a patent for designing a “receiver circuit”.

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Aug 04, 2020

Saliva Based Glucose Monitoring System for Diabetes

CEE Professor Ming Wang was awarded a patent for “Saliva glucose monitoring system”.

Civil & Environmental Engineering

Aug 03, 2020

Willits Selected as a BMES Fellow

ChE Professor and Chair Rebecca Willits selected as a Fellow of the Biomedical Engineering Society.

Chemical Engineering