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Sep 24, 2018

Robot Revolution

Northeastern's Valkyrie robot was one of the featured robots in the TODAY Show's "Robot Revolution" segment.

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Jul 19, 2018

Dive Under the Ice With the Brave Robots of Antarctica

ECE/MIE Professor Hanumant Singh was featured in’s article and video “Dive Under the Ice With the Brave Robots of Antarctica” for his work with his Seabed and Jetyak robots to collect ocean data in extreme arctic conditions.

Electrical & Computer Engineering, Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

Apr 09, 2018

Scientists Cross Disciplines to Develop an Implantable Device to Prevent and Treat Brain Diseases

ECE Chair and Professor Srinivas Tadigadapa was featured in PennState's article "Scientists cross disciplines to develop an implantable device to prevent and treat brain diseases".

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Mar 12, 2018

Cutting Edge: Robot Designed to Make Aging Easier

ECE Associate Professor Taskin Padir was interviewed in WCVB's "Cutting Edge: Robot Designed to Make Aging Easier" about how the robot Frasier could help the elderly in their home.

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Mar 01, 2018

Airport Security Screening Goes to School

ECE Professor Michael Silevitch was featured in the Wall Street Journal Article “Airport Security Screening Goes to School” for his research in airport security during checkpoints.

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Jan 22, 2018

Crawling Baby Robot, Tethered Drone, and New Intel RealSense

ECE Associate Professor Taskin Padir's FRASIER, Northeastern’s Fostering Resilient Aging with Self-Efficacy and Independence Enabling Robot, was featured in the IEEE Spectrum as it is getting ready for RoboCup@Home 2018.

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Jan 17, 2018

Theoretical framework illuminates graphene’s optomechanical properties

ECE Professor Hossein Mosallaei’s research on graphene optomechanics was featured in MRS Bulletin’s article “Theoretical framework illuminates graphene’s optomechanical properties”.

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Dec 08, 2017

Mars: Inside the High-Risk, High-Stakes Race to the Red Planet

ECE Associate Professor Taskin Padir and the Valkyrie robot were featured in National Geographic's article "Mars: Inside the High-Risk, High-Stakes Race to the Red Planet".

Electrical & Computer Engineering