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Aug 28, 2020

Best Paper Award at IEEE HPEC 2020

Computer engineering PhD student Mahsa Bayati (PhD’20), ECE Professor Miriam Leeser, Associate Professor Ningfang Mi were awarded the Outstanding Student Paper Award for their paper “Exploiting GPU Direct Access to Non-Volatile Memory to Accelerate Big Data Processing” at the 2020 IEEE High Performance Extreme Computing Conference (HPEC).

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Aug 28, 2020

Northeastern receives NSF-JST Planning Grant in Support of Super-Aging Societies

Northeastern researchers comprised of Taskin Padir (ECE), Deniz Erdogmus (ECE), Misha Pavel (Khoury, BCHS), and Carmen Sceppa (BCHS) received a planning grant from the NSF-JST Smart and Connected Communities program to focus on team-building, user-centered design ideation, and community participation activities to develop a tight and sustainable collaboration among U.S.-Japan researchers

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Aug 24, 2020

ECE Team won First Place in ISLPED 2020 Design Contest

ECE Assistant Professors Yanzhi Wang and Xue Lin and their graduate students were part of a collaborative Northeastern University and College of William and Mary team that won first place at the design contest at ISLPED 2020 for their demonstration titled, “CoCoPIE: A Framework of Compression-Compilation Co-design Towards Ultra-High Energy Efficiency and Real Time DNN Inference on Mobile Devices.”

Electrical & Computer Engineering

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Aug 24, 2020

Wang organized the ROAD4NN workshop at DAC 2020

Yanzhi Wang, assistant professor at ECE, organized the ROAD4NN workshop: International Workshop on Research Open Automatic Design for Neural Networks, at DAC 2020. Over 400 virtual attendees registered for the workshop.

Electrical & Computer Engineering

edmund yeh

Aug 21, 2020

Yeh Leads New Initiative to Build Advanced Data Ecosystems for High Energy Physics and Genomics

ECE Professor Edmund Yeh is leading an $875K two-year NSF grant multi-university research initiative for “CC* Integration-Large: N-DISE: NDN for Data Intensive Science Experiments” in collaboration with California Institute of Technology, the University of California at Los Angeles, and Tennessee Technological University.

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Aug 06, 2020

ECE PhD Student Vageeswar Rajaram Receives Best Paper Award at IEEE IFCS-ISAF

Electrical and Computer Engineering PhD student Vageeswar Rajaram receives best paper award at IEEE IFCS-ISAF 2020 Virtual Conference for his paper “A Zero Standby Power MEMS Switch-based Infrared Sensor with Frequency Output”.

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Aug 04, 2020

Patent for Improved Receiver Circuit that Recovers the Transmitted Signal with Reduced Power Consumption

ECE Professor Yong Bin Kim was awarded a patent for designing a “receiver circuit”.

Electrical & Computer Engineering

raymond fu

Jul 28, 2020

Patent for Analyzing Facial Features for the Cosmetics Industry

ECE/Khoury Professor Yun Raymond Fu was awarded a patent for “System for beauty, cosmetic, and fashion analysis”.

Electrical & Computer Engineering