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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

Feb 28, 2022

2.1M DOD Award to Develop Clean Energy Technology

ECE Professor Matteo Rinaldi, who is director of the Northeastern SMART Center and the Kostas Nanotechnology Lab, has been awarded a $2.1 million grant from the Department of Energy Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E) for “High-Performance and Miniaturized Greenhouse Gas Sensor for Drone-based Remote Sensing.” The grant is part of the OPEN 2021 program, which […]

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Feb 28, 2022

Sternad awarded $3M NIH-MERIT Award for Human Control of Complex Objects

Dagmar Sternad, University Distinguished Professor of Biology, Electrical and Computer Engineering, and Physics, and Core Faculty in the Institute for Experiential Robotics, has been awarded a five-year $3M Merit Award from the National Institutes of Health to investigate human sensorimotor control of dynamically complex objects.

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Feb 25, 2022

Handling Both Routing and Caching Effectively

ECE Associate Professor Stratis Ioannidis and Professor Edmund Yeh were awarded a patent for “Joint routing and caching method for content delivery with optimality guarantees for arbitrary networks.”

Electrical & Computer Engineering