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Daniel Lecoanet Named Sloan Research Fellow

Daniel Lecoanet Named Sloan Research Fellow

The award recognizes Lecoanet as a next-generation leader with standout creativity, innovation, and research accomplishments.
Feb 20, 2024
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Honors and Awards
One Northwestern Researcher’s Mission to Elevate Healthcare

One Northwestern Researcher’s Mission to Elevate Healthcare

After his own near-death event, Northwestern Engineering Professor Sanjay Mehrotra has devoted the last half of his research career to improving healthcare decision-making through data science and predictive analytics.
Feb 16, 2024
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Research
Northwestern CS, YWCA Advance ‘Tech Lab’ Initiative

Northwestern CS, YWCA Advance ‘Tech Lab’ Initiative

Supported by a Racial Equity and Community Partnership grant from Northwestern, Northwestern Computer Science and YWCA Evanston/North Shore are helping remove racial barriers in the technology field through the YW Tech Lab economic empowerment training program.
Feb 8, 2024
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Education
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Northwestern Engineering Magazine

Fall 2023 Issue: Environmental Entrepreneurs

McCormick Magazine
McCormick professors in their labs

Environmental Entrepreneurs

From meat alternatives to geothermal panels, many McCormick faculty have set their sights on sustainable solutions for some of the crises that threaten society most.
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AI and the Law: The Jury's Still Out

Exploring the potential benefits—and risks—of using generative artificial intelligence in legal services
Dean Schuh speaking to a crowd

Introducing Dean Christopher Schuh

Dean Christopher Schuh reflects on his engineering background, the importance of research translation, his Northwestern roots, and what excites him most about being dean.
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Smoothing the Future

Working at the forefront of tribology, Q. Jane Wang and her team continue to advance next-generation technology.
 

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The Risks of Disinfectant Overuse

The Risks of Disinfectant Overuse

Professor Erica Hartmann shares safer ways to keep clean.
Helping Wheelchair Users Navigate the World with AI

Helping Wheelchair Users Navigate the World with AI

Professor Brenna Argall is developing AI-enabled power wheelchairs for people with severe motor impairment.
Think Like an Engineer

Think Like an Engineer

It takes a different way of thinking to connect disparate fields, put big ideas into action, solve global problems, and imagine what’s next. It takes left-brain analytical skills. It takes right-brain creativity. It takes whole-brain engineering.
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