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  • October 14, 2011

    MIE Professor James Benneyan is working with the Boston-based Center for Integration of Medicine & Innovative Technology (CIMIT) to use system engineering methods to make healthcare safer and more efficient.

    Mechanical & Industrial Engineering
  • October 14, 2011

    MIE Professor Constantinos Mavroidis is embedding dynamic sensors into medical braces that would allow doctors to monitor the progress of a patient’s physical therapy.

    Mechanical & Industrial Engineering
  • October 7, 2011

    MIE Professors Ahmed Busnaina & George Adams, and ECE Professor Nicol McGruer have been awarded a patent for their “Bistable nanoswitch”.

    Electrical & Computer Engineering, Mechanical & Industrial Engineering
  • September 29, 2011

    MIE Professor Vinod Sahney uses systems engineering principles to redesign the healthcare system to improve treatment, patient safety and quality of care.

    Mechanical & Industrial Engineering
  • September 28, 2011

    MIE Professor Constantinos Mavroidis was awarded 2 patents this month for "Instrumented handle and pedal systems for use in rehabilitation, exercise and training equipment" AND "Gear Bearing Drive".

    Mechanical & Industrial Engineering
  • September 22, 2011

    Dean David Luzzi has been appointed the executive director of the University’s Strategic Security Initiative and will help further develop the university’s security agenda.

    Mechanical & Industrial Engineering
  • September 8, 2011

    MIE Assistant Professors Rifat Sipahi & Andrew Gouldstone and Senior Academic Specialist Beverly Jaeger received a $270K NSF grant to create a “Smart Pen” to assist people with fine motor control disorders.

    Mechanical & Industrial Engineering
  • August 10, 2011

    MIE Associate Professor, Moneesh Upmanyu received a $320K NSF grant to use computational analysis to study the formation of nanocrystals in semiconducting nanowires.

    Mechanical & Industrial Engineering
  • August 2, 2011

    MIE Assistant Professor Andrew Gouldstone and Professors Teiicho Ando & Sinan Muftu were awarded a $400K NSF grant to determine how the bonding of particles is affected by ultrasonic vibrations.

    Mechanical & Industrial Engineering
  • July 18, 2011

    MIE Professors Jackie Isaacs and Ahmed Busnaina have received an $1.2M NSF grant to use LCA methods to determine the ethical, legal, and societal impacts of scaling nanomanufacturing to commercial production.

    Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

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