ECE Student Stories

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Feb 22, 2024

Advice on Creating Equity and Inclusion in Engineering Workplaces

Chemical engineer and DEI leader Mark McBride-Wright spoke at a fireside chat with COE Dean Gregory Abowd about implementing diversity, equity and inclusion in engineering communities.

Bioengineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil & Environmental Engineering, Electrical & Computer Engineering, Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

Feb 21, 2024

How to Navigate the Unique Challenges Facing Women in Engineering

ECE Associate Professor Sarah Ostadabbas and and CEE Assistant Professor Kelsey Pieper offer advice for future female engineers looking for paths that help them grow and mentors that empower them.

Bioengineering, Civil & Environmental Engineering, Electrical & Computer Engineering

Feb 20, 2024

Using Ultra-Efficient Ising Machines for Complex Problem Solving

Research on “parametric frequency divider based Ising machines” conducted by electrical engineering student Nicolas Casilli, E’21, MS’21, PhD’26, in Associate Professor Cristian Cassella’s lab, was accepted for publication in Physical Review Letters.

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Jan 30, 2024

2024 Goldwater Scholarship Nominees

Maya De Los Santos, electrical and computer engineering, Kaitlyn Ramesh, bioengineering, and Madeline Szoo, chemical engineering and biochemistry, were nominated for the 2024 Barry Goldwater Scholarship—a highly competitive, merit-based award for outstanding students in mathematics, the natural sciences, and engineering who are interested in pursuing careers in research.

Bioengineering, Chemical Engineering, Electrical & Computer Engineering

Jan 11, 2024

Announcing Spring 2024 PEAK Experiences Student Awardees

A record number of engineering students and science students mentored by COE faculty are recipients of Northeastern’s Spring 2024 PEAK Experiences Awards.

Bioengineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil & Environmental Engineering, Electrical & Computer Engineering, Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

Jan 11, 2024

Announcing Spring 2024 AJC Merit Research Scholars

Several engineering students and students mentored by COE faculty are recipients of the Spring 2024 AJC Merit Research Scholars, which funds a co-op in the laboratory of a Northeastern University STEM faculty member.

Chemical Engineering, Electrical & Computer Engineering, Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

Jan 03, 2024

Northeastern Students Develop Robotic Boat to Attack Invasive Plants

A capstone project supervised by ECE Associate Professor Charles DiMarzio and MIE Associate Professor Randall Erb that developed an autonomous robotic boat to map the invasive hydrilla plant has been featured in The Robot Report, Hartford Courant, BNN Breaking, and Government Technology.

Electrical & Computer Engineering, Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

Dec 15, 2023

Capstone Students Design Robotic Boat to Combat Invasive Plant

A group of engineering capstone students built an autonomous robotic boat equipped with a hyperspectral camera to map the invasive hydrilla plant and help scientists control its spread in Connecticut waters.

Electrical & Computer Engineering, Mechanical & Industrial Engineering