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Sep 30, 2010

Ratilal Awarded $1M NSF Grant

Purnima Ratilal, associate professor of ECE, has received a $1M NSF grant to develop a Lightweight Towed Area Receiver (LTAR) to remotely monitor and image large areas of the ocean environment.

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Sep 28, 2010

Understanding Animal Behaviors

ECE Assistant Professor Denis Erdogmus has been awarded a $156K NSF grant to develop computational models that will track primate social behaviors unobtrusively.

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Sep 24, 2010

Studying Coordinated Interaction

Electrical and Computer Engineering Professor, Dagmar Sternad, has received a $1.6M NIH grant to test how the brain controls a person’s movements and coordination.

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Sep 07, 2010

DiMarzio Awarded Second Patent this Year

ECE Associate Professor Charles DiMarzio has been awarded a patent for “Opto-acoustic signal detection with coherent confocal microscopy”.

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Sep 07, 2010

Kaeli Receives $350K Grant

ECE Professor David Kaeli, has been awarded a $350K NSF grant to improve hardware and software reliability issues for future computer systems.

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Aug 30, 2010

Neural Network Challenge

ECE Assistant Professor Denis Erdogmus was chosen to be one of five finalists in the international DIADEM (Digital Reconstruction of Axonal and Dendritic Morphology) Challenge. This competition hopes to map the neural networks of the brain to create breakthroughs in the field of neuroscience. Source: News @ Northeastern

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Aug 30, 2010

Neural Network Challenge

ECE Assistant Professor Denis Erdogmus was chosen to be one of five finalists in the international DIADEM (Digital Reconstruction of Axonal and Dendritic Morphology) Challenge. This competition hopes to map the neural networks of the brain to create breakthroughs in the field of neuroscience.

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Aug 30, 2010

A Dream Come True

ECE Senior Timur Starobinets was able to use his coop experiences to land his dream job at SpaceX, a company missioned to become the first private company to launch a mid-to-heavy lift rocket into space.

Electrical & Computer Engineering