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Aug 25, 2009

CHN Receives $12M Renewal Grant

The Nanoscale Science and Engineering Research Center for High-rate Nanomanufacturing (CHN) has received a $12.25 million renewal grant from the National Science Foundation to continue its industry-leading research.

Electrical & Computer Engineering, Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

Aug 24, 2009

ECE Junior wins 2-year fellowship in Information Assurance

Ryan Whelan, a junior in ECE, has been awarded a NSF Scholarship for Service Fellowship. Designed to increase and strengthen the cadre of federal information assurance professionals that protect the government's critical information infrastructure, this scholarship is administered through Northeastern's Institute for Information Assurance.

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Aug 20, 2009

Gu Wins 2 Grants to Study Wastewater Treatment Processes

April Gu, Assistant Professor of Civil & Environmental Engineering, has received a $297K NSF grant and a $230K grant from the Water and Environmental Research Foundation (WERF) to study the impact of wastewater derived organic nitrogen and refractory organic phosphorus.

Civil & Environmental Engineering

Aug 03, 2009

Caracoglia to Study Wind Effects on Buildings

Civil and Environmental Engineering Assistant Professor, Luca Caracoglia, has received a $430K NSF CAREER grant to study how wind effects tall buildings.

Civil & Environmental Engineering

Jul 27, 2009

Professor Dy Awarded $470K NSF Grant

Associate Professor Jennifer Dy of Electrical and Computer Engineering will be developing a method to analyze data using multiple clustering views by studying skin lesions and cancers.

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Jul 27, 2009

Jung Awarded $200K NSF Grant

Assistant Professor Yung Joon Jung, of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, has been awarded a 3-year grant from NSF to develop a new class of hybrid composite structures based on highly organized SWNT architectures and polymer materials, for high performance functional flexible systems.

Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

Jul 23, 2009

Prof Erdogmus Receives Second Grant

Denis Erdogmus, an ECE Assistant Professor, has received a $500K NSF grant to develop a brain interface controlled icon-based language generation system that aims to increase speed of communication for persons with severe disabilities. He recently received a $695K grant from NIH.

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Jul 20, 2009

Solving Real Problems with Real Solutions

Professor Michael Silevitch spoke at the recent Advanced Smart Materials and Smart Structures Technology workshop about the importance of working out real-world problems with the people that are striving to solve these issues.

Civil & Environmental Engineering