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Feb 29, 2012

Design Alternatives for Boston's North End

Under the supervision of Assistant Academic Specialist Daniel Dulaski, a team of Civil capstone students, are trying to develop a solution to lessen the congestion in Boston’s North End.

Civil & Environmental Engineering

Feb 29, 2012

Capstone Acts as a Real World Experience

A group of capstone students, under the direction of MIE Professor Constantinos Mavroidis, have designed a rehabilitation glove to increase fine motor control of the hands of patients post-stroke.

Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

Feb 29, 2012

Harris is Top in the World

ECE Professor Vincent Harris has been identified to be in the top 1% of the world's most cited scientists from 2000-2010. His top 50 papers have been cited on average more than 44 times each.

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Feb 28, 2012

Alshawabkeh Elected Fellow

CIV Professor Akram Alshawabkeh has been selected as a fellow of ASCE in recognition of his outstanding contributions to the profession.

Civil & Environmental Engineering

Feb 24, 2012

Combining Fields of Study

PhD graduate Brian Plouffe was able to expand on the research interests of ChE Associate Professor Shashi Murthy and Professor Laura Lewis to create a miniaturized version of a magnet-activated cell sorting (MACS) device to detect cancer cells.

Chemical Engineering

Feb 16, 2012

Increasing Cell Motility

ChE Associate Professor Anand Asthagiri is featured in the journal Langmuir for showing how changing the geometry of a cell can enhance the cell’s motility.

Chemical Engineering

Feb 10, 2012

Metghalchi Receives ASME Dedicated Service Award

MIE Professor & Chair Hameed Metghalchi is the recipient of an ASME 2011 Dedicated Service Award for his years of loyal service to ASME.

Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

Feb 02, 2012

Vaziri Awarded NSF CAREER Award

Mechanical & Industrial Engineering Assistant Professor Ashkan Vaziri has been awarded a $400K NSF CAREER grant to study “Functional Biomimetric Materials with Extreme Topology”.

Mechanical & Industrial Engineering