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Benjamin Woolston

Dec 22, 2021

Developing Advanced Genetic Engineering Methods

ChE Assistant Professor Benjamin Woolston’s proposal for “Development of a Robust Genome Engineering Toolbox for the Model Acetogen Eubacterium limosum” was accepted by the DOE’s Joint Genome Institute’s Community Science Program.

Chemical Engineering

Dec 20, 2021

ECE PhD Student Wins IEEE CDC Outstanding Student Paper Award

Electrical engineering student Jared Miller, PhD’23, advised by Professor Mario Sznaier, won CDC Outstanding Student Paper Award at the 2021 IEEE Conference on Decision and Control for his paper “Peak Estimation for Uncertain and Switched Systems.”

Electrical & Computer Engineering

raymond fu

Dec 16, 2021

ECE Wins NVIDIA CCS Best Student Paper Award

ECE Professor Y. Raymond Fu and his computer engineering students Songyao Jiang, PhD’22, Hongfu Liu, PhD’18, and Yue Wu, PhD’19, received the “NVIDIA CCS Best Student Paper Award” from IEEE International Conference on Automatic Face and Gesture Recognition (FG) 2021.

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Dec 13, 2021

I&EC Research’s 2021 Class of Influential Researchers

ChE/BioE Associate Professor Eno Ebong, ChE Assistant Professor Sidi Bencherif, and ChE Associate Professor Richard West were featured on the cover of I&EC Research as 3 of 36 scientists recognized as the 2021 Class of Influential Researchers.

Bioengineering, Chemical Engineering

Dec 07, 2021

First Year Engineering 2021 Expo

Northeastern’s First-Year Engineering Students’ inventive projects, games, and exhibits were on display on December 3, 2021 in the Curry Student Center. Students created original board games, interactive projects geared to teach children sustainability concepts, autonomous sumo robots ready to battle, and prolific prototypes to help solve a wide range of problems. From a roof gutter […]

Vincent Harris

Dec 06, 2021

ECE’s Vincent Harris Receives Edward C. Henry Award

Vincent Harris, University Distinguished and William Lincoln Smith Professor, electrical and computer engineering, has been awarded the Edward C. Henry Award given annually to an outstanding paper reporting original work in the Journal of the American Ceramic Society or the Bulletin during the previous calendar year on a subject related to electronic ceramics.

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Julia Varshavsky

Dec 03, 2021

Varshavsky to Manage the New PFAS-Tox Database at Northeastern

Northeastern University is the home of the newly launched PFAS-Tox Database, a collection of over 1000 different studies examining the effects of PFAS on health outcomes, dating up to January 25, 2021. The database will allow users to filter based on specific chemicals studied and whether the research focuses on humans, animals, or in-vitro. Assistant […]

Civil & Environmental Engineering

Ambika Bajpayee

Dec 03, 2021

BioE’s Bajpayee Awarded NSF CAREER Grant for Drug Delivery Biomaterials

BioE Assistant Professor Ambika Bajpayee received a $630K NSF CAREER Award for “Developing electrically charged biomaterials for targeted drug delivery to negatively charged complex tissue environments.” Her research will investigate how to improve drug delivery in tissues within the human body that are not receptive to systemic or local drug delivery methods due to their […]

Bioengineering