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Faculty Search – Professor or Associate Professor, Division of Systems Engineering

September 23rd, 2014

The Division of Systems Engineering (SE) at Boston University (BU) is seeking candidates for a tenured faculty position at the rank of Professor or Associate Professor in the area of Network Systems.  The Division of Systems Engineering is seeking a proven accomplished researcher to provide leadership in the area of... More

Designing an Intelligent Urban Ecosystem

October 17th, 2014

BU leads collaboration to make public services “smarter” By Rich Barlow BU faculty, with help from business and government partners, will develop cloud computing–based services and products to solve urban problems ranging from traffic congestion to dirty air with a grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF). The effort, called SCOPE (Smart-city Cloud-based... More

New Grants from BU’s Digital Learning Initiative

October 16th, 2014

DLI funds assessment tool, secure communications portal, and blended computer courses By Rich Barlow MOOCs (massive open online courses) use online technology to reach students who are far from the classroom. Could technology help instructors do some test grading as well? That question punched Eric Braude’s ticket for the latest round of... More

ENG Selects Inaugural Term Distinguished Professors of Engineering

October 10th, 2014

Baillieul, Cassandras, Chen, Unlu and Wong Honored By Mark Dwortzan Five College of Engineering professors—John Baillieul (ME, SE), Christos Cassandras (ECE, SE), Christopher Chen (BME), Selim Ünlü (ECE, BME, MSE) and Joyce Wong (BME, MSE)—have been selected as the inaugural set of Term Distinguished Professors of Engineering. Each will carry the title... More

Looking Back, Moving Forward

October 3rd, 2014

ENG 50th Anniversary Celebration Showcases Excellence and Impact By Mark Dwortzan With sunny skies overhead and an autumnal chill in the air, College of Engineering alumni from across the country converged on Cummington Mall on September 19 to celebrate the College’s first 50 years. The atmosphere was festive both outside, where cotton... More

CISE Graduate Students at “Women in Computing Conference”

October 2nd, 2014

By Christina Polyzos Theodora Brisimi, Yasaman Khazaeni, and Sepideh Pourazarm will represent the Center for Information and Systems Engineering (CISE) at the Grace Hopper Celebration (GHC) Of Women In Computing Conference on October 8-10, 2014, in Phoenix, AZ. These women will have the opportunity to network, increase visibility in their respective... More