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Aug 16, 2022

Spearheading the Resurgence of Semiconductor Manufacturing Domestically

University Distinguished and William Lincoln Smith Professor Ahmed Busnaina, mechanical and industrial engineering, is part of the Massachusetts Semiconductor Coalition which has been working to grow the semiconductor sector in the state. The members of the Coalition represent the best of Massachusetts, bringing together leaders from the private sector, academic institutions, federal labs, and the […]

Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

Researcher uses pipette to add liquid to vial.

Aug 12, 2022

Using Deep Learning to Customize Cancer Treatment

Ram Hariharan, an associate teaching professor and associate director of program management in Seattle, is using deep learning techniques to sift through a ton of medical data to find which are the most effective cancer treatments based on a person’s specific health. How deep learning is transforming the way we treat cancer patients Main Photo […]

Aug 12, 2022

Invest in Infrastructure Now to Prevent Damage Later

CEE Professor Auroop Ganguly believes that more can be done to prepare for extreme weather events which will help save lives and reduce damages. The death toll in the Kentucky floods is climbing. Could this have been prevented? Main photo: Bonnie Combs, right, hugs her 10-year-old granddaughter Adelynn Bowling and watches as her property becomes […]

Civil & Environmental Engineering

Cristian Cassella

Aug 12, 2022

Using Subharmonic Tags to Sense and Navigate

ECE Assistant Professor Cristian Cassella, in collaboration with Rogers Corporation, received a grant for $148K for “Subharmonic Tags on Magneto-Dielectric Substrates.”

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Xikai Liu

Aug 11, 2022

Information Systems Student Wins Apple Software Developer Challenge

Xikai Liu, MSIS’23, recently won Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference Swift Student Challenge.

Multidisciplinary Masters (IT Areas)

professors posing in chemical engineering lab

Aug 11, 2022

GelMA/MeTro Composites for Peripheral Nerve Repair

ChE Associate Professor Abigail Koppes and Assistant Professor Ryan Koppes were awarded a patent for creating “Gelatin/elastin composites for peripheral nerve repair.”

Chemical Engineering

Aug 10, 2022

Muftu Publishes Textbook on Finite Element Method: Physics and Solution Methods

MIE Professor Sinan Muftu published a new textbook titled “Finite Element Method: Physics and Solution Methods” in July 2022 which focuses on the solution of one- and two-dimensional linear elasticity and heat transfer problems.

Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

Aug 10, 2022

Dai Selected for BMES Board of Directors

BioE Associate Professor Guohao Dai was selected to be on the Biomedical Engineering Society (BMES) Board of Directors. He will assume the position after the annual meeting in October.

Bioengineering