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Ningfang Mi

Jun 24, 2024

Enhancing Educational Research with AI and Cloud Infrastructure Training

ECE Associate Professor Ningfang Mi, in collaboration with Yu Wang and Chiu C Tan from Temple University, Lishan Yang from George Mason University, and Chuang Wang from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, is leading a $999,969 NSF grant for “AI4EDU: Cloud Infrastructure-Enabled Training for AI in Educational Research and Assessment.”

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Juner Zhu

Jun 24, 2024

Advancing EV Battery Technology

MIE Assistant Professor Juner Zhu has been awarded a $100,000 grant from the Ford University Research Program (URP) designated for developing advanced EV battery cell models.

Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

Jun 20, 2024

Industrial Engineering Capstone Team Modernizes Parachute Inspection for U.S. Army

Four industrial engineering students received several awards, including the Capstone Day Judges Award, for their Parachute Quality Assurance Modernization Capstone Design project presented at the Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers Conference in Montréal. The students, who worked with the U.S. Army Personnel Airdrop Systems team, digitized a paper-based system for recording parachute component measurements.

Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

Jun 20, 2024

Industrial Engineering Capstone Team Wins Fourth Place at International Conference for US Open Officiating Project

An undergraduate industrial engineering Capstone team was recognized for their US Open Tennis Championships Electronic Officiating Quality Control project at the Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers Conference. The team worked with the United States Tennis Association to help automate and standardize the electronic officiating process for the acclaimed tennis event.

Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

Jun 18, 2024

Forum on Sustainable Energy in Cities and Communities Celebrates World Environment Day

MIE Associate Professor Yi Zheng moderated a forum on the impact of innovative technology in achieving efficient energy use and reducing carbon emissions at the Boston Urban Forum, which hosted the event to celebrate World Environment Day. Zheng is co-founder of the Boston Urban Forum. 

Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

Jun 18, 2024

Annual Cochrane Fellowship Luncheon Celebrates Academic Excellence and Research Innovation

The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering hosted the annual Cochrane Fellowship luncheon to celebrate and discuss the impactful research which is supported by the Cochrane Fellowship Fund.

Civil & Environmental Engineering

Jun 13, 2024

Prebiotics in Food Are More Certain Source of Health Benefits Than Prebiotic Sodas

While the health benefits of prebiotics in soda are debated, ChE Professor Rebecca Carrier recommends relying on the definitive evidence that food with prebiotics promote a healthy gut and can have overall health benefits.

Chemical Engineering

Jun 13, 2024

Combo COVID-19-Flu Shot Could Have Broad Appeal

Bouvé/ChE University Distinguished Professor Mansoor Amiji says the convenience of a combined mRNA COVID-19 and flu shot, which successfully completed a late-stage trial at Moderna, could drive up the percentage of people vaccinated against the coronavirus.

Chemical Engineering