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Patient-Focused AI System Seeks to Reduce Stress during Pregnancy

Researchers with the Center for Advancing Safety of Machine Intelligence are designing a just-in-time adaptive intervention for prenatal stress reduction.
Sep 22, 2023|from Northwestern Engineering News

PhD Student Pawan Poojary Wins Best Student Paper Award at 2023 WiOpt Conference

In joint work with Professor Randy Berry, Poojary examined the relationship between the corruption of observations and buyers' welfares in sequential observational learning settings.
Sep 21, 2023

Hybrid Catalyst Produces Critical Fertilizer and Cleans Wastewater

A novel process developed by Professor Ted Sargent could enable water treatment facilities to leverage sustainable urea production.
Sep 12, 2023|from Northwestern Engineering News

Ted Sargent Named Co-executive Director of Trienens Institute

Sargent is a cross-field expert who will help further Northwestern’s sustainability research.
Sep 7, 2023|from Northwestern Engineering News

Gravity Spy Publication Wins Prestigious Spanish Society of Statistics and Operations Research Award

Professor Aggelos K. Katsaggelos and co-authors of the paper “Scalable Variational Gaussian Processes for Crowdsourcing: Glitch Detection in LIGO” (IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, March 2022) earned the “Best Applied Contribution in Statistics” award from the Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria Foundation (BBVA).
Aug 9, 2023|from Northwestern Center for Interdisciplinary Exploration and Research in Astrophysics

Professor Randall Berry Joins AI Workshop Hosted by Federal Agencies

Randall Berry recently served as a panelist during a public workshop co-hosted by the Federal Communications Commission and the National Science Foundation to examine the impacts and challenges of AI in the telecommunications and technology sectors.
Jul 26, 2023

Northwestern Establishes Julio M. Ottino Professorship

The professorship recognizes Ottino’s leadership and long-term commitment to the University and the McCormick School of Engineering.
Jul 25, 2023|from Northwestern Engineering News

Improved Stability Could Help Perovskite Solar Cells Compete with Silicon

A change to the chemistry of an emerging solar technology has increased its stability under high temperatures, helping overcome a key barrier to commercial application, according to a new study from Northwestern Engineering and University of Toronto researchers.
Jul 14, 2023|from Northwestern Engineering News

2023 ECE Annual Award Winners

Fourteen students and faculty were recognized during the annual department ceremony.
Jul 7, 2023

Professor Prem Kumar Presenting Plenary Talk at Photonics 2023

Prem Kumar is one of four distinguished keynote speakers at the leading forum in photonic science and technologies.
Jul 5, 2023

Doctoral Student Yiming Liu Receives Ryan Fellowship

Ryan Family fellowship program invests in Northwestern graduate students who use nanotechnology to solve complex problems and benefit society.
Jun 29, 2023

Using MRAM to Improve Chip Security

The emerging memory technology developed by Pedram Khalili could improve digital security.
Jun 26, 2023|from Northwestern Engineering News

Professor Gokhan Memik Passes Away

Memik, a leader in the field of computer architecture, passed away.
Jun 22, 2023|from Northwestern Engineering News

Christina Kosmowski Encourages Graduating Seniors to Say Yes

Kosmowski, CEO at LogicMonitor, and Dean Julio M. Ottino spoke at the 2023 Undergraduate Convocation on June 11.
Jun 12, 2023|from Northwestern Engineering News

Rodney D. Priestley Challenges Graduates to Use Education for Good

Priestley and Dean Julio M. Ottino spoke at the PhD Hooding and Master’s Recognition Ceremony on June 11, part of Northwestern’s 165th Commencement.
Jun 12, 2023|from Northwestern Engineering News
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