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Dec 10, 2008

Necmiye Ozay receives CDC best student paper award

Necmiye Ozay, an Electrical Engineering graduate student, is the recipient of the best student paper award at the Conference on Decision and Control (CDC) for her paper entitled "A sparsification approach to set membership identification of a class of affine hybrid systems", co-authored with M. Sznaier, C. Lagoa and O. Camps.

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Dec 10, 2008

Fabrizio Lombardi named Fellow of IEEE

Professor Fabrizio Lombardi has been elected a Fellow of the IEEE for his contributions to testing and fault tolerance of digital systems.

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Dec 03, 2008

Chairman of Board receives New York Life’s 2008 Lifetime Achievement Award

Sy Sternberg, ME '68, Chairman of the Board of Trustees at Northeastern and Chairman of the Board at New York Life Insurance Company, received New York Life’s 2008 Lifetime Achievement Award.

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Nov 25, 2008

A Clearer Picture of Cancer

Mark Niedre, assistant professor of electrical and computer engineering at Northeastern, developed a new high resolution method for in vivo fluorescence imaging. The list of genes and proteins associated with cancer and other diseases is growing rapidly: earlier this month, for instance, scientists reported sequencing the whole genome of a cancer cell for the first time. […]

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Nov 06, 2008

Computer Finds Molecules Causing Diseases

Mehdi Tahoori, assistant professor of ECE, was featured for research focused on schizophrenia, major depression & cancer at UPI.com. Researchers say they have created an algorithm that can identify genes & proteins most likely to cause such complex diseases. U.S. scientists say they have created an algorithm that can identify genes and proteins most likely […]

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Oct 28, 2008

Ribbon-Cutting for ALERT

Inauguration of the DHS Research Center of Excellence for Explosives Detection, Mitigation & Response. Northeastern University will inaugurate the Center for Awareness and Localization of Explosives-Related Threats (ALERT) on Thursday, October 30, 2008. ALERT, a new research Center of Excellence for Explosives Detection, Mitigation & Response, is funded by the Department of Homeland Security.  The ceremony […]

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Oct 22, 2008

Assistant Professor Mehdi Baradaran Tahoori's Research Article is the Cover Story in Science Signaling

Assistant Professor Mehdi Baradaran Tahoori's Research Article is the Cover Story in Science Signaling. The research article is titled "Fault Diagnosis Engineering of Digital Circuits Can Identify Vulnerable Molecules in Complex Cellular Pathways". Science Signaling is the premier journal of cell signaling in physiology and disease.  Mehdi Tahoori received his PhD and M.S degrees in Electrical […]

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Oct 17, 2008

Prof. Dokmeci's Carbon Nanotube Work Recognized

Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering Mehmet Dokmeci was presented with the Best Poster Award at the 8th IEEE Conference on Nanotechnology, an honor acknowledging promising research in experimental work involving carbon nanotubes. The paper was on "Integration of Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes on to CMOS Circuitry for Sensing Applications". Mehmet R. Dokmeci received his B.S. […]

Electrical & Computer Engineering