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Aug 23, 2023

Northeastern and partner universities awarded prestigious NSF research traineeship to study impacts of technology platforms, such as Uber, Lyft

MIE Distinguished Professor Ozlem Ergun was awarded a $3M NSF grant to develop a “national research traineeship” (NRT) program called “Platforms for Exchange and Allocation of Resources (PEAR),” which will study the impact of digital platforms on society.

Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

Lee Makowski

Aug 22, 2023

Understanding the Molecular Mechanisms Underlying Alzheimer’s Disease

BioE Chair and Professor Lee Makowski, in collaboration with Massachusetts General Hospital, received a $2.1M NIH for “Fibrillar polymorphs in human brain tissue.” The research will use x-ray scanning microscopy to observe changes in the molecular structure of amyloid plaques and neurofibrillary tangles during disease with the goal of better understanding the molecular mechanisms underlying the disease.

Bioengineering

Aug 22, 2023

Northeastern’s Underwater Robotics Team Takes 8th at First Competition

Northeastern Underwater Robotics Team designed and built an underwater robot that placed 8th at the MATE World Championships.

Aug 21, 2023

ECE PhD Student Places Second at SIGMETRICS 2023

Electrical and computer engineering student Yuanyuan Li, PhD’23, supervised by Professor Stratis Ioannidis, won 2nd place at the student research competition for her work on “Distributed Experimental Design Networks” at the ACM SIGMETRICS 2023 conferences.

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Aug 18, 2023

New Faculty Spotlight: Nicole Batrouny

Nicole Batrouny joins the First Year Engineering department in August 2023 as an Assistant Teaching Professor.

Aug 18, 2023

New Faculty Spotlight: Suhabe Bugrara

Suhabe Bugrara joins the MGEN department in August 2023 as an Associate Teaching Professor in San Jose, CA.

Multidisciplinary Masters (IT Areas)

Aug 18, 2023

New Faculty Spotlight: William Claster

William Claster joins the MGEN department in August 2023 as an Associate Teaching Professor and Associate Program Director in Arlington, VA.

Multidisciplinary Masters (IT Areas)

Marco Colangelo

Aug 18, 2023

New Faculty Spotlight: Marco Colangelo

Marco Colangelo joins the Electrical and Computer Engineering department in August 2023 as an Assistant Professor.

Electrical & Computer Engineering