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Northwestern Team Uses Competition Victory to Honor Ted Belytschko

Northwestern Team Uses Competition Victory to Honor Ted Belytschko

Led by Wing K. Liu, a Northwestern Engineering team won an America Makes competition and donated the prize to a fund honoring Ted Belytschko.
Aug 5, 2020
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Honors and Awards
 Nanomaterials Make a Big Leap in Battery Design

Nanomaterials Make a Big Leap in Battery Design

A new graphene coating developed by Professor Mark Hersam enables new electrode designs with unprecedented capabilities, offering potential for improved electric vehicles and grid-level energy storage.
Aug 5, 2020
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Research
New Center to Explore Effects of Telework, E-commerce on Travel Demand

New Center to Explore Effects of Telework, E-commerce on Travel Demand

The US Department of Transportation awarded Northwestern University a $1 million grant to launch a new center to explore the effects of communications technology and e-commerce on travel demand in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Aug 4, 2020
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Northwestern Engineering Magazine

Spring 2020: Rising to the Challenge

Northwestern Engineering applies whole-brain thinking to challenges ranging from moving classes online to proposing solutions to the health and logistics problems stemming from the pandemic.McCormick Magazine

Lab Tour: Materials Science Teaching Lab

The Department of Materials Science and Engineering’s renovated teaching lab is designed to promote active learning and facilitate student work groups.

Engineering Stroke Recovery

Discipline, determination, and drive combine with biomedical innovation to enhance and accelerate physical therapy.

Synthetic Biology Comes of Age

Northwestern's Center for Synthetic Biology aims to have a dramatic impact on medicine, the environment, and education.

Eyes Forward: Expert Insights on Engineering's Future

Northwestern Engineering faculty members look at what to expect from materials, energy, and more in the coming decade.
 

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Developing Cell-free Biology Systems

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Robots Are Collaborators, Not Competition

Robots Are Collaborators, Not Competition

New Center for Robotics and Biosystems strengthens Northwestern’s leadership in collaborative robotics.
Artist-at-Large Program

Artist-at-Large Program

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