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Dec 02, 2021

MIE Alums Featured in Forbes 30 Under 30

Mechanical engineering alums Anvesh Gurijala, E’16, and Michael Segal, E’16, were featured in Forbes 30 Under 30 2022: Manufacturing & Industry. The two are co-founders of Boston Materials with Associate Professor Randall Erb. Related news: Using Reclaimed Materials, Spinoff Produces Strong, Light Carbon Fibers

Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

Dec 02, 2021

Cow Manure Turned Into Filter to Make Drinking Water from Seawater

MIE Associate Professor Yi Zheng was featured in the Science Times article “Cow Manure Turned Into Filter to Make Drinking Water from Seawater.”

Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

Nov 23, 2021

Helping to Bring Families Closer Together

Data analytics engineering student Ravalika Kurumilla, ME’22, has been working on co-op at Ancestry.com to create algorithms to help customers find their family connections.

Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

Nov 23, 2021

Singh Selected as IEEE Fellow

ECE/MIE Professor Hanumant Singh has been elevated to an IEEE Fellow for his development of localization and mapping techniques and autonomous systems for marine and polar applications. IEEE Fellow is the highest grade of membership and is recognized by the technical community as a prestigious honor and an important career achievement.

Electrical & Computer Engineering, Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

Nov 18, 2021

Zheng’s Research Featured on Covers of Royal Society of Chemistry Journals

MIE Associate Professor Yi Zheng’s research has been featured on covers of two Royal Society of Chemistry journals – Nanoscale and Journal of Chemistry Materials A.

Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

Levendis standing in front of furnace.

Nov 12, 2021

Upcycling Plastics for Clean Energy

Spending his childhood summers on the idyllic island of Hydra, off the coast of Greece, Professor Yiannis Levendis enjoyed daily views of the blue, unspoiled waters of the Aegean Sea. “I was raised with a natural appreciation for nature and, because of that, I have always been passionate about environmental protection,” says Levendis, a distinguished […]

Civil & Environmental Engineering, Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

Nov 03, 2021

Northeastern University Team Working to Create Robotic Avatar in Multi-year Competition

Northeastern team advised by ECE Associate Professor Taskin Padir and MIE Assistant Professor Peter Whitney featured in WCVB article “Northeastern University team working to create robotic avatar in multi-year competition.”

Electrical & Computer Engineering, Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

Nov 02, 2021

Levendis Receives 2021 Ralph Coats Roe Award

Yiannis Levendis, Distinguished Professor of mechanical and industrial engineering at Northeastern, received the American Society of Engineering Education (ASEE) 2021 Ralph Coats Roe Award, which “recognizes an engineering educator who is an outstanding teacher and has made a notable contribution to the profession.”

Mechanical & Industrial Engineering