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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 16, 2024

New Research Questions How Connective Tissues Are Formed

BioE Professor Jeffrey Ruberti’s new research suggests that connective tissues in the human body are more likely formed by cells pulling apart than coming together.

Bioengineering

Feb 02, 2024

Developing Biodegradable Elastic Hydrogels for 3D Tissue Engineering

BioE Professor Guohao Dai was awarded a patent for “Biodegradable elastic hydrogels for bioprinting.” Abstract Source: USPTO Disclosed herein are hydrogel compositions comprising a triblock copolymer having a formula A-B-A, wherein A is a polycaprolactone (PCL) block or a polyvalerolactone (PVL) block and B is a polyethylene glycol (PEG) block. Also disclosed are methods of […]

Bioengineering

Feb 02, 2024

Bioengineering Students Win ASTM Award for Innovative Amputation Implant Design

A team of Northeastern University students received an American Society for Testing and Materials International (ASTM) Grant for their design of an implantable osseointegrative pylon for transradial amputations. The award recognizes senior undergraduate and graduate student projects that incorporate ASTM International standards. A team of Northeastern University seniors and graduate students, including Calli Sipin, MS’25 […]

Bioengineering

Feb 01, 2024

Bajpayee’s Lab Research Featured on Cover of Biomaterials Science

Research conducted in BioE Associate Professor Ambika Bajpayee’s Molecular Bioelectrostatics and Drug Delivery Lab that focuses on oral delivery of gene therapeutics was featured on the front cover of Biomaterials Science. Students conducting the research are Chenzhen Zhang, PhD’23, and Hengli Zhang, PhD’25.

Bioengineering, Chemical Engineering

Feb 01, 2024

Faculty and Staff Awards 2024

The College of Engineering recognized faculty and staff at the annual faculty and staff awards event and thanked everyone for their hard work and dedication in support of our students, college, and university during the 2023-2024 academic year. View award recipients and photo gallery.

Bioengineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil & Environmental Engineering, Electrical & Computer Engineering, Mechanical & Industrial Engineering, Multidisciplinary Masters (IT Areas)

Feb 01, 2024

Department of Bioengineering Hosts 10 Year Anniversary Celebration

The Department of Bioengineering hosted a 10 year anniversary celebration to commemorate what the department has accomplished and showcase its plans for the future.

Bioengineering

Jan 31, 2024

BioE PhD Student Receives 2024 AHA Predoctoral Fellowship

BioE PhD candidate Ana Vargas, who works in the labs of both MIE Associate Professor Rouzbeh Amini and BioE Associate Professor Chiara Bellini, was selected by the American Heart Association to receive a Predoctoral Fellowship for her project “Pregnancy Induced Mechanobiological Remodeling in Maternal Vasculature in Health and Disease.” The American Heart Association awarded Ana […]

Bioengineering

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 22, 2024

Addressing Risk Factors and Potential Treatments of Alzheimer’s and Dementia

BioE Associate Professor Nikolai Slavov and Bouve Associate Professor Becky Briesacher provide insight into the differences between Alzheimer’s and dementia.

Bioengineering