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Robotic arm attached to Peter Whitney's arm.

Jul 28, 2021

Advancing Remote Robotic Technology

MIE Assistant Professor Peter Whitney has been working to design lightweight nimble robotic arms that could be capable of remote surgery or other situations where safety might be a factor. Nimble robotic arms that perform delicate surgery may be one step closer to reality Main photo: Robotics researchers at Northeastern are advancing a technology to […]

Electrical & Computer Engineering, Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

Jul 26, 2021

DiMarzio Selected as SPIE Senior Member

ECE Associate Professor Charles DiMarzio was selected by the International Society for Optics and Photonics (SPIE) as a 2021 Senior Member.

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Kaushik Chowdhury, Tommaso Melodia, and Francesco Restuccia

Jul 20, 2021

RFDataFactory: Categorized and Searchable Research Datasets

ECE Professor Kaushik Chowdhury (PI), William Lincoln Smith Chair Professor Tommaso Melodia (co-PI), and Assistant Professor Francesco Restuccia (co-PI) are leading a $1.8M NSF grant, in collaboration with Ashutosh Sabharwal from Rice University, for “RFDataFactory: Principled Dataset Generation, Sharing and Maintenance Tools for the Wireless Community.” RFDataFactory aims to make available categorized datasets suitable for research related to machine learning in 5G and beyond networks, and advance fundamental understanding and design tools for accessing, creating, sharing and storing wireless datasets.

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Jul 20, 2021

PhD student Hussein Hussein wins Best Student Paper Award at EFTF-IFCS 2021

ECE PhD student Hussein M. E. Hussein was awarded the 2021 Joint Conference of European Frequency and Time Forum & the IEEE International Frequency Control Symposium (EFTF-IFCS) Best Student Paper Award for Paper “Parametric Acoustic-Based Passive Transponders for Ultra-Sensitive Temperature and Temperature-Threshold Sensing”.

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Jul 20, 2021

Investigating the Dynamics of Biochemical Systems

ECE/BioE University Distinguished Professor Eduardo Sontag is the PI of a $305K NSF grant for designing “New techniques for analyzing the long-term behavior of intracellular networks”. 

Bioengineering, Electrical & Computer Engineering

edmund yeh

Jul 19, 2021

Yeh Named Inaugural Area Editor for IEEE Transactions on Information Theory

ECE Professor Edmund Yeh has been named the inaugural Area Editor in Networking and Computation for IEEE Transactions on Information Theory.  The IEEE Transactions on Information Theory is a leading journal that publishes theoretical and experimental papers concerned with the transmission, processing, and utilization of information.

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Jul 14, 2021

Automatically Detecting Computer Breaches in the Network

CCIS/ECE Professor Engin Kirda, in collaboration with Gianluca Stringhini from the Boston University, will be working on a $500K NSF grant for “Flanker: Automatically Detecting Lateral Movement in Organizations Using Heterogeneous Data and Graph Representation Learning.”

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Jul 13, 2021

HARMONIA: Improved Data Center Resource Management

ECE Assistant Professor Devesh Tiwari, in collaboration with Mississippi State University, is leading a $500K NSF grant for creating “HARMONIA: New Methods for Colocating Multiple QoS-Sensitive Jobs.”

Electrical & Computer Engineering