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Jan 19, 2012

Erdogmus Awarded CAREER Grant

ECE Assistant Professor Denis Erdogmus has been awarded an $505K NSF CAREER grant for “Signal Models, Channel Capacity, and Information Rate for Noninvasive Brain Interfaces”.

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Jan 12, 2012

Failure by Design

CIV Chair & Professor, Jerome Hajjar, has designed a system that would allow replaceable steel fuses to absorb the forces of an earthquake and save the building from damage.

Civil & Environmental Engineering

Jan 05, 2012

Getting More Out of Exercise

A group of capstone students, under the direction of MIE Professor Constantinos Mavroidis, created the Android app SQUID that monitors exercise routines via a sensor-equipped shirt.

Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

Jan 01, 2012

New Faculty Spotlight: Matthew J. Eckelman

Matthew J. Eckelman joined the Department in January 2012 as an Assistant Professor. An environmental engineer with cross-disciplinary training in the area of sustainable resource engineering and the urban environment, Dr. Eckelman's research uses modeling tools to evaluate the life cycle effects of new materials, technologies, and policies on the environment and human health. He […]

Civil & Environmental Engineering

Dec 20, 2011

Alumni Used Coop to Obtain Dream Job

Maureen Dutton, E'91, was able to use her coop experiences she obtained at Northeastern to achieve her childhood dream of working at NASA.

Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

Dec 19, 2011

Metghalchi Takes the Lead

MIE Professor & Chair Hameed Metghalchi will become the Editor-in-Chief of the ASME Journal of Energy Resources Technology on January 1, 2012.

Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

Dec 19, 2011

Paper in Nature Climate Change Highlighted by NSF

CIV Associate Professor Auroop Ganguly’s paper about rainfall extremes over India will be published in the February 2012 issue of the Nature Climate Change journal and is highlighted on the NSF website.

Civil & Environmental Engineering

Dec 16, 2011


Beverly Jaeger, Richard Whalen, Susan Freeman, & Stanley Forman won Best Paper at the 2011 ASEE Annual Conference for their paper “Service-Learning vs. Learning Service in First-Year Engineering: If We Cannot Conduct First-Hand Service Projects, is it Still of Value?”