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Nov 28, 2022

Lewis Elevated to IEEE Fellow

Distinguished University and Cabot Professor Laura Lewis, ChE/MIE, was elevated to an IEEE Fellow for contributions to the design of magneto-functional materials.

Chemical Engineering, Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

Nov 23, 2022

Northeastern Co-Hosts 28th IEEE International Conference on Mechatronics and Machine Vision in Practice

Professor Yingzi Lin, mechanical and industrial engineering, co-organized the 28th IEEE International Conference on Mechatronics and Machine Vision in Practice (M2VIP). Two papers from her lab were presented.

Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

Nov 18, 2022

Bai Receives EML Young Investigator Award

MIE Assistant Professor Ruobing Bai is a recipient of the 2022 Extreme Mechanics Letters (EML) Young Investigator Award for his paper “Temperature-modulated photomechanical actuation of photoactive liquid crystal elastomers.”

Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

Nov 17, 2022

Successful Workshop on Battery Sustainability

On November 2-3, MIE Assistant Professor Juner Zhu and his team organized the first Battery Sustainability Workshop on the Boston campus of Northeastern University. It was a two-day event jointly hosted by two MIT ChemE professors Martin Z. Bazant and Richard D. Braatz. The workshop triggered wide interest in EV, battery, renewable energy, consumer electronics, […]

Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

Nov 16, 2022

For the First Time, New First-Year Females Outnumber Males Admitted to Engineering

The College of Engineering has broken a new record and admitted more female students than male first-year students.

Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

Nov 10, 2022

How Northeastern’s Roux Institute is Using Real-time Data to Bring Industry 4.0 to Maine

Jack Lesko, professor of mechanical and industrial engineering and director of engineering research at the Roux Institute, is a proponent of Industry 4.0—also known as the fourth Industrial Revolution—to build manufacturing resilience, enabling companies to respond to regional and global needs based on real-time data.

Civil & Environmental Engineering, Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

Nov 09, 2022

Liu Elected 2023 Fellow Member of Optica

MIE/ECE Associate Professor Yongmin Liu was elected as a 2023 Fellow Member of Optica (formerly OSA). He is being honored specifically for significant contributions to the fundamental and application of nanophotonics, particularly plasmonics and photonic metamaterials. Fellow membership in Optica is limited to no more than ten percent of the membership and is reserved for members who have served with distinction in the advancement of optics and photonics. 

Electrical & Computer Engineering, Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

Nov 08, 2022

Northeastern Robotics Team Wins $1M for Third-place Finish in Global Competition

Team Northeastern won $1 million in third place among 17 finalists from around the globe in the ANA Avatar XPrize robotics competition.

Electrical & Computer Engineering, Mechanical & Industrial Engineering