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Apr 14, 2022

Harnessing Light-Matter Interactions Using Plasmonic Nanostructures

MIE/ECE Associate Professor Yongmin Liu received a $466K NSF grant for “Elucidating and Controlling the Spectral, Spatial and Temporal Responses of Plasmonic Nanostructures based on a Data-Driven Approach.”

Electrical & Computer Engineering, Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

Apr 13, 2022

Closas Receives AESS Harry Rowe Mimno Award

ECE Assistant Professor Pau Closas received the Harry Rowe Mimno Award from the IEEE Aerospace and Electronic Systems Society (AESS) for his paper “State Estimation Methods in Navigation: Overview and Application.” This award recognizes and fosters excellence in clear communications of technical material of widespread interest to AESS members, and in doing so, to honor […]

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Aatmesh Shrivastava stands in his lab.

Apr 06, 2022

NSF CAREER Award to Use Ultra-low Power Analog Computing Circuits to Develop Machine Learning Hardware for Biomedical Devices

ECE Assistant Professor Aatmesh Shrivastava received a $500K NSF CAREER award for “An Ultra-low Power Analog Computing Hardware Design Framework for Machine Learning Inference in Edge Biomedical Devices”.

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Cover of Nanoscale Advances journal

Apr 01, 2022

Mosallaei’s Research Featured on Cover of Nanoscale Advances

ECE Professor Hossein Mosallaei’s research on “Multifunctional metasails for self-stabilized beam-riding and optical communication” was featured on the cover of Nanoscale Advances.

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Xiaolong Ma

Mar 23, 2022

PhD Student Xiaolong Ma to Become Assistant Professor at Clemson University

ECE PhD candidate Xiaolong Ma, advised by Assistant Professor Yanzhi Wang, has accepted an offer as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Clemson University, starting Fall 2022. He works on compression-compilation co-design of deep learning applications, deep learning training acceleration, etc.

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Mar 17, 2022

Leeser Recognized as Charter Member of IEEE Distinguished Contributors

ECE Professor Miriam Leeser was recognized as a charter member of the IEEE Computer Society Distinguished Contributor Program. The program was introduced in 2021 to showcase the immense combined technical expertise and innovation power of its membership while recognizing volunteer commitment.

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Mar 14, 2022

SEDS Student Group Finalist in NASA BIG Idea Challenge for Innovative Robot Snake Design

A Northeastern University student team, advised by Assistant Professor Alireza Ramezani, electrical and computer engineering, was one of seven university teams selected as finalists in the 2022 NASA’s BIG Idea Challenge. The team’s project, titled “COBRA: Crater Observing Bio-inspired Rolling Articulator,” received $174K in funds to further develop and test the technologies over the next 10 months. COBRA is a snake-like design for their robot which will allow it to traverse the extreme terrains on the moon’s surface.

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Mar 10, 2022

ECE PhD Students Nominated as Finalists for Best Paper at IEEE Conference

Xuanyi Zhao, PhD’23, and Onurcan Kaya, PhD’24, electrical engineering, have been nominated as finalists for the best student paper at the 2022 Joint conference of the European Frequency and Time Forum & the IEEE International Frequency Control Symposium.

Electrical & Computer Engineering