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Hani Mahmassani and J. Edward Colgate

Colgate, Mahmassani Elected to NAE

Professors are among 129 engineers in 2021 class.Read more

New Technology Enables Predictive Design of Human Cells

The method uses computational modeling to more efficiently identify useful genetic designs before building them in the lab.Read more


Creating Neurons for Regenerative Medicine

Professor Samuel I. Stupp discovers new printable biomaterial that can mimic properties of brain tissue.Read more

Sensor Takes Guesswork out of N95 Decontamination

By sensing temperature and humidity and tracking time, the inexpensive device ensures that conditions are ideal for decontaminating masks.Read more

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Coded Bias

Humans Have the Power to Decode Bias in AI

During the Northwestern Computer Science event “Decoding Bias: A Conversation with Filmmaker Shalini Kantayya” on February 23, faculty, students, and the community talked with the filmmaker about the harmful ways artificial intelligence (AI) and facial recognition technologies wield power, and how humans can intervene.

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