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Fall 2021 PEAK Experiences Awardees

Congratulations to the COE student recipients of the Fall 2021 PEAK Experiences Awards. The PEAK Experiences Awards are a progressively structured sequence of opportunities designed to support learners as they continue climbing to new heights of achievement in undergraduate research and creative endeavor throughout their Northeastern journeys. ASCENT AWARDS Shana Broitman, COE’23, “Overcoming STING Silencing […]

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Silevitch to Direct New AI Jumpstart Program

ECE Professor Michael Silevitch will lead a new Massachusetts program, AI Jumpstart, to connect small business owners in the state with academic faculty experts to learn how machine learning can grow their companies. Northeastern received a $2.2 million state grant that will be used primarily for high-speed computer equipment and also to provide for faculty consultants, both of which will be available to selected companies to get the pilot effort up and running. Northeastern kicked in an additional $2 million, raising the program’s total value to more than $4 million.

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ECE PhD Student Wins 1st Place at CGO 2021

Computer Engineering PhD student Malith Jayaweera won First Place in the student research competition at the International Symposium on Code Generation and Optimization (CGO) 2021 for his research on “Data vs Instructions: Runtime Code Generation for Convolutions”.

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Using a Heterogeneous Multi-GPU Cluster to Support Exploration at Scale

ECE Professor David Kaeli and Assistant Professors Yanzhi Wang, Xue Lin, and Devesh Tiwari were awarded a $570K NSF grant for the “Acquisition of a Heterogeneous Multi-GPU Cluster to Support Exploration at Scale.”

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David Kaeli to Serve as Editor-in-Chief of ACM Transactions on Architecture and Code Optimization

ECE Professor David Kaeli has been appointed to serve as Editor-in-Chief of ACM Transactions on Architecture and Code Optimization.

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Researchers Receive $100K NSF RAPID Grant for Drug Supply Chain Shortages

MIE Assistant Professor Jacqueline Griffin, ECE Professor David Kaeli, MIE Professor Ozlem Ergun, and affiliate faculty Stacy Marsella & Casper Harteveld were awarded a $100K NSF RAPID grant for “Rapid Monitoring and Assessment of Critical Pharmaceutical Supply Chains.” The work will be done in collaboration with the Department of Pharmacy at MGH and OrbitalRx.

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PROTECT Research Center: Continuing a Bold Mission for Environmental Health

This week, the PROTECT multidisciplinary and multi-institutional research center, led by Akram Alshawabkeh, Director of PROTECT, and Snell Professor of Engineering and Senior Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Education, was awarded a five-year $10.7 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to continue and expand its work. This next phase of PROTECT research will include the study of an additional 1,000 pregnant women and look at a mixture of chemicals beyond the initial two suspect chemical classes.

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Thinking Out of the Box at Toyota Research Institute

When Amanda Zhu graduated from Northeastern University in May of 2018 with a Master of Science degree in Computer Engineering, she only had to wait a month before she started working at the Toyota Research Institute in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Originating from China, Zhu graduated from the University of New Haven with a bachelor’s degree in […]

Yifan Sun and NUCAR Research Lab featured in HiPEAC News

Computer Engineering PhD student Yifan Sun and the NUCAR Research Lab were featured in the latest edition of the European Network on High Performance and Embedded Architecture and Compilation (HiPEAC) News.

Congratulations RISE:2019 Winners

Congratulations to our engineering students who won awards at the RISE:2019 Research, Innovation and Scholarship Expo!

ECE Student Awarded Patent

ECE PhD student Yifan Sun has been awarded a US patent while completing his co-op at EMC. This patent is only 1 of 5 patent applications that have been submitted by EMC, listing Yifan as a co-inventor.  Yifan Sun is a member of the Northeastern University Computer Architecture Laboratory. Abstract Source: USPTO A method implemented […]

DARPA Funding Announced for Professor Kaeli

COE Distinguished Professor David Kaeli has received a 3-year $753K DARPA Software-Defined Hardware TA-2 grant titled “Mitchell,” as part of a 3-partner team that includes Systems Technology Research and Purdue University.

$13.2M NIH Award for Environmental Influences of Child Health Outcomes in Puerto Rico

CEE Professor Akram Alshawabkeh has been awarded $13.2M over five years from the National Institutes of Health to lead a renewal of the multi-institutional and interdisciplinary research project, entitled, “Environmental Influences of Child Health Outcomes in Puerto Rico (ECHO-PRO).

Creating an Optimal Sharing Economy

Professors Ozlem Ergun (MIE), Haris Koutsopoulos (CEE), and Jennie Stephens (CSSH/Affiliated CEE) were awarded a $99K NSF grant for a “Planning Grant: Engineering Research Center for Sharing economy – Humans, Automation, Resilience and Engineering: SHARE”.

Faculty and Staff Awards 2018

Congratulations to all the winners of the faculty and staff awards, and to everyone for their hard work and dedication during the 2017-2018 academic school year.

Computer Architecture Laboratory Wins Best Paper Award at 2018 ACM International Conference

Congratulations to the Northeastern University Computer Architecture Laboratory for receiving the Best Paper Award at the 2018 ACM International Conference on Performance Engineering held in Berlin, Germany April 9-13, 2018. The paper is titled "Characterizing the Microarchitectural Implications of a Convolutional Neural Network (CNN) Execution on GPUs," and was authored by Shi Dong, Xiang Gong, Yifan […]

ECE Students Win Best Poster at 2018 RISE Expo

Two Northeastern ECE graduate students, Kaustubh Shivdikar and Julian Gutierrez, along with external collaborator Tad Gallion and advisor Professor David Kaeli, led a team of 3 ECE undergraduates (freshmen), and received first prize for the top poster in the "Computer and Information Sciences" in the graduate category at the 2018 RISE Expo. This is the 3rd year […]

Northeastern Team Competes at 2017 Supercomputing Conference

A team made of six Northeastern ECE/CS students competed at the international Student Cluster Competition held during the 2017 Supercomputing conference in Denver, Colorado. According to event organizers, “The competition is a microcosm of a modern HPC (high performance computuing) center that teaches and inspires students to pursue careers in the field. It demonstrates the […]

PhD Student Wins Best Paper at Computer Design Conference

ECE PhD student Mohammad Khavari-Tavana won the best paper award at the 35th IEEE International Conference on Computer Design (ICCD).

Undergraduate Lab Fair Offers New Experiences

The COE Undergraduate Lab Fair provides undergraduate students with an opportunity to learn about all the research options available to them. Source: News @ Northeastern Nicholas Fresneda strode into the Curry Student Center Ballroom with high expectations, intent on finding an opportunity to work in one of the College of Engineering’s many cutting-edge research labs. […]

Lin & Kaeli to Work on $800K NSF Grant Collaboration

ECE Assistant Professor Xue Lin and Professor David Kaeli in collaboration with CUNY City College received an $800K NSF grant to develop “A Framework of Simultaneous Acceleration and Storage Reduction on Deep Neural Networks Using Structured Matrices”.

Renewal of CyberCorps® Scholarship for Service

Professors Agnes Chan (CCIS) and David Kaeli (ECE) were awarded a $4.6M NSF grant to continue and expand its participation in the CyberCorps® Scholarship for Service (SFS) program.

ECE Students Compete at Supercomputing 16

ECE Professor David Kaeli and 7 ECE students competed at the Supercomputing 16 Annual Student Cluster Competition.

HSA Foundation Partners with ECE Laboratory

The president of The Heterogeneous System Architecture Foundation, or HSA, spoke with Entrepreneur Podcast Network about a newly announced partnership with Northeastern University that will bring about the first HSA Academic Center of Excellence. HSA is a non-profit organization with the goal of making programming for parallel computing easy and pervasive. HSA will work with ECE Professor David Kaeli’s Northeastern […]

ECE PhD Student Nominated for Best Paper

PhD Student Yifan Sun has been nominated for a Best Paper Award at the IEEE International Symposium on Workload Characterization in Providence, R.I. Sun's paper is titled: "Hetero-Mark, A Benchmark Suite for CPU-GPU Collaborative Computing," Yifan Sun, Xiang Gong, Amir Kavyan Ziabari, Leiming Yu, Xiangyu Li, Saoni Mukherjee, Carter McCardwell (Northeastern University), Alejandro Villegas (University of Malaga), […]

$500K CRISP Grant for Improved Resiliency

MIE assistant professor Jacqueline Griffin, ECE professor David Kaeli, CAMD assistant professor Casper Harteveld, MIE professor Ozlem Ergun, and CCIS professor Stacy Marsella were awarded a $500K NSF CRISP grant to develop a “Multi-agent Modeling Framework for Mitigating Distributed Disruptions in Critical Supply Chains”. Abstract Source: NSF This Critical Resilient Interdependent Infrastructure Systems and Processes […]

The Security of Accelerators

ECE professor David Kaeli and associate professor Yunsi Fei were awarded a $450K grant from NSF and SRC for "Side-Channel Analysis and Resiliency Targeting Accelerators". Abstract Source: NSF Today's computing systems are becoming increasingly heterogeneous, providing new levels of computational horsepower and power efficiency. Hardware accelerators are a key element in this trend, allowing compute-oriented […]

ECE PhD Student Receives Facebook Scholarship to Attend Conference

ECE PhD Student Fanny Nina-Paravecino has been awarded a Facebook Scholarship to attend the Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing being held in October. The conference is the world’s largest gathering of women technologists, according to event organizers. Nina-Paravecino works in the Northeastern University Computer Architecture Research Lab (NUCAR) under the supervision of Professor […]

Professor David Kaeli and EEMBC in Yahoo Finance Article

ECE Professor David Kaeli was mentioned in a Yahoo Finance article. The article focuses on a recent announcement by the Embedded Microprocessor Benchmark Consortium, or EEMBC. Professor Kaeli will serve as a technical advisor to EEMBC on their new heteroeneous benchmark suite targeting Automotive Vision, Compute and Mobile Imaging. Read more about EEMBC and how its […]

Professor Kaeli Wins Professor of The Year Award From Eta Kappa Nu

Northeastern University's chapter of Eta Kappa Nu, the ECE honor society, has selected Professor David Kaeli as the 2016 Professor of the Year.  The award was presented by HKN member, Nick Materise.  Congratulations to Professor Kaeli!

REU for Data-Driven Discovery

ECE Professor David Kaeli was awarded a $360K NSF grant to develop an REU site to provide students exploring big data problems access to state-of-the-art high performance computing resources.

Big Data Alternative Clustering

ECE Professors Jennifer Dy & David Kaeli, and CEE Associate Professor April Gu were awarded a $860K NSF grant for “Exploring Analysis of Environment and Health Through Multiple Alternative Clustering”

Kaeli Awarded $250K NSF Grant

ECE Professor David Kaeli was awarded a $250K NSF grant for "Leveraging Intra-chip/Inter-chip Silicon-Photonic Networks for Designing Next-Generation Accelerators".

ECE PhD Graduate Jennifer Mankin Featured in Intel's 2015 Developers Forum

Jennifer Mankin, ECE PhD graduate, Intel employee, and former student in ECE Professor David Kaeli's lab, was recently featured in Intel's 2015 Developers Forum.

3 ECE Students Chosen To Participate in CRA-W 2015 Grad Cohort Workshop

ECE PhD students Durga Suresh, Charu Kalra, and Shweta Singh were chosen to participate in this year's CRA-W Grad Cohort Workshop in San Francisco.

Emma Kaeli Named 2015 Goldwater Scholar

Emma T Kaeli, an undergraduate in Chemical Engineering, has been named a 2015 Goldwater Scholar.

ECE Silicon Valley Spring Break 2015

20 undergraduate students from Northeastern's ECE department spent their spring break visiting and networking with some of the biggest and brightest names in Silicon Valley.

FY16 TIER 1 Award Recipients

18 COE faculty and affiliates were recipients of FY16 TIER 1 Interdisciplinary Research Seed Grants for 11 different projects representing over $400K dollars of investment in research.

Kaeli Interviewed by WGBH Radio

ECE Professor David Kaeli was featured on WGBH radio for how Cyber Hacks are Changing Higher Ed.

ACM Distinguished Scientist

ECE Professor David Kaeli was named a Distinguished Scientist by the Association for Computing Machinery for his significant contributions to the computing field.

Kaeli Selected as ACM Distinguished Scientist

ECE Professor David Kaeli has been selected as an 2014 ACM Distinguished Scientist.

Poster Winners from ACSC Conference

ECE undergraduate students Neel Shah, Tushar Swamy, and Harrison Dimmig, under the supervision of David Kaeli & Yunsi Fei, won Best Cyber Security Solution for 2014 at the ACSC Annual Conference.

Preventing Cyber Threats

ECE Professor David Kaeli was interviewed by Fox 25 regarding how Northeastern is working in conjunction with the government to prevent future cyber attacks.

Fusing Nanotube Structures

MIE Associate Professors Yung Joon Jung, Moneesh Upmanyu, Carol Livermore-Clifford, and ECE Professor David Kaeli were awarded an $1.3M NSF grant to create high-performance carbon nanofibers.

VMM Intrusion Detection

ECE Professor David Kaeli and Associate Professor Jennifer Dy were awarded a patent for creating a Virtual Machine Monitor Based Intrusion Detection System. Dr. Kaeli leads the Northeastern University Computer Architecture Research Laboratory and his research is based on high-performance systems and software, while Dr. Dy has focused on developing algorithms for clustering data and improving support vector machines.   

Three Northeastern students named Goldwater Scholars

Three North­eastern Uni­ver­sity students—Theo Bowe, S’16, Tushar Swamy, E/S’15, and Greg Allan, E/S’16—have been selected to receive the pres­ti­gious Barry M. Gold­water Scholarship. A total of 283 sopho­mores and juniors in the U.S. were named Gold­water Scholars for the 2014–15 aca­d­emic year. Scholars were selected from a field of 1,166 math, sci­ence, and engi­neering stu­dents […]

COE Silicon Valley Spring Break

ECE Professor & Chair Sheila S. Hemami, Professor David Kaeli, and Coop Coordinators Brian Albrecht & George Kent arranged for ECE students to visit a range of Silicon Valley companies, meet with employees, and hear presentations on company benefits. In the past, students who have gone on the trip have enjoyed learning about big-name companies such […]

David Kaeli pioneers crowd threat analysis

Dave Kaeli, professor of electrical and computer engineering Kaeli is designing crowd analytics platforms to automatically identify suspicious behavior in vulnerable gathering places, such as transportation hubs and concert halls—and he is the first in this field to solve the data processing issues by employing graphics processing units. Continuous detection of individual threats in crowded […]

ECE Professor David Kaeli Delivers 2014 European HiPEAC Conference Keynote

ECE Professor David Kaeli delivered the keynote address on Monday in Vienna, Austria for the 2014 European Network of Excellence on High Performance and Embedded Architecture and Compilation (HiPEAC) conference. His address, entitled "The Road to New Programming Models and Architectures for Future Heterogeneous Systems," examined the widening gap between hardware technology and programming models. […]

ECE Superstars win at supercomputers

When pro­fessor Dave Kaeli approached them about entering a super­com­puter com­pe­ti­tion, elec­trical and com­puter engi­neering stu­dents Neel Shah and Tushar Swamy had zero expe­ri­ence in the task at hand. “I had never even built a reg­ular com­puter,” said Shah, let alone a super one. But that didn’t stop them from signing up…nor from stealing the […]

Security Countermeasures

Electrical and Computer Engineering Associate Professor Yunsi Fei, Professors David Kaeli and Miriam Leeser were awarded a $500K National Science Foundation (NSF) Grant to develop "A Testbed for Side Channel Analysis and Security Evaluation." The National Science Foundation (NSF) is an independent federal agency created by Congress in 1950 "to promote the progress of science; to […]

Optimized Computing Space

Electrical and Computer Engineering Assistant Professor Gunar Schirner and Professor David Kaeli were awarded a $450K National Science Foundation (NSF) grant to develop "Power Efficient Emerging Heterogeneous Platforms."  The National Science Foundation (NSF) is an independent federal agency created by Congress in 1950 "to promote the progress of science; to advance the national health, prosperity, and […]

Smart devices need smart communication standards

Today you can hold a slew of com­puters in the palm of your hand. Smart­phones, said David Kaeli, a vir­tu­al­iza­tion tech­nology expert and pro­fessor of elec­trical and com­puter engi­neering at North­eastern, inte­grate pro­grams such as browsers, appli­ca­tions, graphics, and cel­lular com­mu­ni­ca­tion, each of which may require a dif­ferent hard­ware device to power it effi­ciently. But hand­held devices […]

Stopping Cyber Criminals

To stop cybercrime, you need to think like a criminal. That's what Northeastern is teaching information assurance students to do. – See more at:

Great Honors for Prof Kaeli

ECE Professor David Kaeli is being named a Heterogeneous Systems Architecture Distinguished Professor and his NUCAR lab has been designated a HSA Academic Center of Excellence. This is attributed to recent work with AMD, Samsung and Qualcomm in the area of heterogeneous and GPU computing. "The HSA Foundation is an open foundation with broad industry […]

Northeastern receives $4.5M award to train future cybersecurity workforce

Professors & Associate Deans David Kaeli (ECE) & Agnes Chan (CCS) and Assistant Professor Will Robertson (ECE & CCS) were awarded a $4.5M NSF grant to train the next generation in cybersecurity.

Cybersecurity Training

Professors & Associate Deans David Kaeli (ECE) & Agnes Chan (CCS) and Assistant Professor Will Robertson (ECE & CCS) were awarded a $4.5M NSF grant to train the next generation in cybersecurity. Source: News @ Northeastern

FY12 TIER 1 Award Recipients

28 COE faculty and affiliates were recipients of FY12 TIER 1 Interdisciplinary Research Seed Grants for 18 different research projects.

Congratulations COE Award Winners

Congratulations to the recipients of this year's College of Engineering Faculty and Staff awards.

Lightning Fast Results

The NU Computer Architecture Research group, under the direction of ECE Professor David Kaeli, is developing supercomputing technology to pinpoint the location of objects or people 10-15x faster than traditional methods.

Kaeli Receives $350K Grant

ECE Professor David Kaeli, has been awarded a $350K NSF grant to improve hardware and software reliability issues for future computer systems.

Developing Images Faster

ECE Professors Miriam Leeser and David Kaeli have created a method to develop medical images 10 to 1000x faster than current technology using 3D video graphics, which will lead to faster diagnoses.

Kaeli Awarded $1.3M NSF Grant

Electrical and Computer Engineering Professor David Kaeli, has been awarded a 3-year NSF grant for $1.3M to create a testbed model that will be able to adapt to new biomedical imaging applications and computing platforms.

Kaeli Selected as IEEE Fellow

Electrical and Computer Engineering Professor David Kaeli, has been selected as a Fellow of IEEE for his contributions to profile-guided optimization algorithms and dynamic branch prediction designs.

Prof Kaeli Awarded NSF grant

David Kaeli, Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, has received a 4-yr NSF Scholarship for Service Award, which will provide scholarships to talented students in Information Assurance technologies so as to protect our national cyber infrastructure.