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Nov 17, 2021

Three ECE Students Named IEEE PES Scholarship Plus Initiative Awardees

Electrical and computer engineering students Eleanett Perez Cervera, E’22, Julia Estrin, E’22, and Valentina Ribeiro, E’24 are recipients of the 2021-2022 IEEE Power & Energy Society Scholarship Plus Initiative.

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Nov 16, 2021

2021 Scranton Scholarship Winners

The following students are recipients of Richard J. Scranton Scholarships. Northeastern established the scholarship in 2008 to recognize Associate Dean Richard J. Scranton’s legacy and to support engineering student activity groups and provide student scholarships. Adesola Adeleye, E’21, bioengineering Catherine Han, E’22, bioengineering Piper Jacobs, E’22, mechanical engineering Abraham LeMole, E’23, mechanical engineering Carrie Tam, […]

Ali Abur

Nov 16, 2021

Managing Power System Network Information

ECE Professor Ali Abur was awarded a patent for creating “Techniques for processing power system network information.”

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Levendis standing in front of furnace.

Nov 12, 2021

Upcycling Plastics for Clean Energy

Spending his childhood summers on the idyllic island of Hydra, off the coast of Greece, Professor Yiannis Levendis enjoyed daily views of the blue, unspoiled waters of the Aegean Sea. “I was raised with a natural appreciation for nature and, because of that, I have always been passionate about environmental protection,” says Levendis, a distinguished […]

Civil & Environmental Engineering, Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

Lucas Landherr

Nov 12, 2021

Landherr serves as co-programming chair for national AIChE Conference

ChE Teaching Professor and Associate Chair for Undergraduate Studies Lucas Landherr served as the Co-Programming Chair for the Annual Meeting of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers this week in Boston.  Working to coordinate events over the last year and a half, Landherr helped to arrange the plenary talks delivered in conjunction with the meeting’s […]

Chemical Engineering

Nov 08, 2021

AIChE Wins Multiple Awards at Student Conference

The AIChE student group had an exciting weekend at the 2021 AIChE Annual Student Conference placing third in the Chem-E-Car poster competition, winning “most innovative car design” at the 2021 Annual Student Conference Chem-E-Car Competition Finals, and winning the Outstanding Student Chapter Award for their exceptional level of participation, enthusiasm, program quality, professionalism, and involvement […]

Chemical Engineering

Nov 05, 2021

$36M DHS Contract for SENTRY Surveillance System

Northeastern University was selected for a $36M federal contract with the Department of Homeland Security to build a “Virtual Sentry” system to protect schools, churches, and stadiums.

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Kaushik Chowdhury, Tommaso Melodia, and Francesco Restuccia

Nov 04, 2021

Institute of Wireless Internet of Things Part of IARPA Contract

Northeastern University College of Engineering and the Institute for the Wireless Internet of Things are excited to participate in an Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity (IARPA) contract led by AiRANACULUS®, a private, Massachusetts-based technology company.

Electrical & Computer Engineering