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New Transistors Spike Like Neurons

New Transistors Spike Like Neurons

Northwestern Engineering researchers have taken a step toward realizing neuromorphic computing by creating a new transistor from nanomaterials that can generate voltage “spikes” like a neuron.
Mar 26, 2020
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Research
MSA Names David Seidman Distinguished Scientist

MSA Names David Seidman Distinguished Scientist

Professor David Seidman was named a Distinguished Physical Scientist by the Microscopy Society of America (MSA) for his advances in atom-probe tomography and materials science applications.
Mar 25, 2020
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Honors and Awards
Self-sanitizing Face Mask Project Receives NSF RAPID Grant

Self-sanitizing Face Mask Project Receives NSF RAPID Grant

The chemically modified mask design from Professor Jiaxing Huang could potentially slow the spread of viruses.
Mar 24, 2020
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Research
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Fall 2019: Robots Are Collaborators, Not Competition

New Center for Robotics and Biosystems builds on Northwestern Engineering's leadership in collaborative robots.McCormick Magazine

Connecting Art + Engineering

Artist-at-Large Dario Robleto makes the case for multidisciplinary collaboration to address critical social and ethical issues.

Where Tech Crosses Paths With the Law

Northwestern's schools of engineering and law join forces to refine and preserve the rule of law worldwide.

Investigating Big Ideas at the Smallest Scale

Linda Broadbelt’s award-winning work in complex kinetic modeling has spurred diverse collaborations to solve practical problems.

Designing Better Designs

By creating algorithms that account for physical uncertainties and human nature, Wei Chen increases the efficiency and effectiveness of engineering complex 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

Dario Robleto fosters meaningful dialogue with members of Northwestern’s Center for Synthetic Biology,
Reprogramming the Genome

Reprogramming the Genome

Professor Vadim Backman leads the new Center for Physical Genomics and Engineering.
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