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Two Northeastern Startups Win MassChallenge Boston

The startups Boston Materials and Mobile Pixels, both started by members of the COE community, both won the MassChallenge Boston, which is a global business accelerator program for companies in the early stages of development.

Faculty and Staff Awards 2017

Congratulations to all the winners of the faculty and staff awards, and to everyone for their hard work and dedication during the 2016-2017 academic school year. Faculty Fellow Edward Beighley, CEE Yun Raymond Fu, ECE Tommaso Melodia, ECE Rising Star Staff Award Erin Schnepp, Undergraduate Academic Advising Carolina Venegas-Martinez, CEE Outstanding Teachers of First Year […]

Two COE Teams Named MassChallenge Winners

3DFortify founded by MIE Assistant Professor Randall Erb & PhD student Josh Martin selected as a $50K Gold prize winner and QSM Diagnostics founded by ChE Associate Professor Edgar Goluch awarded silver prize winner in the MassChallenge.

2 COE teams are MassChallenge Finalists

3DFortify founded by MIE Assistant Professor Randall Erb & PhD student Josh Martin and QSM Diagnostics founded by ChE Associate Professor Edgar Goluch were selected as MassChallenge finalists.

Erb Featured in Physics Today

MIE Assistant Professor Randy Erb’s work on Lithium Ion Batteries and his recent Nature Energy publication were featured in Physics Today. Randy, the head of the DAPS Lab, and his graduate student Anvesh Gurijala worked with a team at MIT to demonstrate a marked improvement to conventional lithium ion batteries for electrical vehicle applications by […]

Prof. Erb's research published in Nature Energy

MIE Assistant Professor Randy Erb, head of the DAPS Lab, and his graduate student Anvesh Gurijala, along with researchers from MIT, published their work in Nature Energy this week on "High-performance battery electrodes via magnetic templating". Their findings demonstrate a marked improvement to conventional lithium ion batteries for electrial vehicle applications by using magnetic technology […]

Prof. Randall Erb and DAPS Lab publish Feature Article

MIE Assistant Professor Randall Erb and DAPS Lab have published a Feature Article in Advanced Functional Materials entitled "Actuating Soft Matter with Magnetic Torque".

Erb Featured in Nature Communications

MIE Assistant Professor Randall Erb was featured in Nature Communications for his article on "Designing bioinspired composite reinforcement architectures via 3D magnetic printing".

3D Printed Medical Devices

MIE Assistant Professor Randall Erb & Joshua Martin, PhD '17, developed an innovative 3-D printing technology to revolutionize important biomedical equipment, enhancing treatment for everyone from premature babies to patients needing implants.

Erb Awarded $225K NIH STTR Grant

MIE Assistant Professor Randall Erb received an $225K NIH STTR grant for "Improved Performance of Neonatal Vascular Access Catheters via 3D Magnetic Printing".

Understanding Toughness

MIE Associate Professor Sandra Shefelbine, Assistant Professor Randal Erb & Physics Professor Alain Karma received a $445K NSF grant to determine the toughness of a material and try to recreate it with synthetic components.

Jessica Faust wins Grand Poster Prize

Jessica Faust, a student in Prof. Erb's lab, has just been awarded the grand poster prize for her work on structuring injectable biocomposites at the Frontiers in BioMagnetics Conference held in Telluride, Colorado.

Message from MIE Chair

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PhD students Josh Martin & Gwendolyn Hummel win Elite Fellowship

MIE PhD student Josh Martin and ECE PhD student Gwendolyn Hummel have been awarded the elite NSF Graduate Research Fellowship.

Joshua Martin wins MRS Poster Prize

MIE PhD graduate student Joshua Martin won the top poster prize at the Materials Research Society (MRS) Fall Meeting for his poster entitled "3D Printing Bio-Inspired Discontinuous Fiber Composites with Hierarchical Reinforcement".

Erb and Minus Awarded EAGER Grant

MIE Assistant Professors Randall Erb & Marilyn Minus were awarded a $135K NSF EAGER grant to fabricate and disperse suspensions of colloidally-assembled hierarchical ceramic fillers for discontinuous fiber composite materials

Self-Shaping Composites

Mechanical and Industrial Engineering Assistant Professor Randall Erb’s research was featured in Nature Communications, for his efforts in replicating naturally occurring shape-changing materials with synthetic hydrogel composites.  Nature Communications is a multidisciplinary journal that publishes high-quality research from all areas of the natural sciences and has an Impact Factor of 10.015 according to the 2012 Journal Citation Reports® Science […]