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Assistant Professor- Dept. Mechanical Engineering & Div. of Systems Engineering

By Center For Information And Systems Engineering
September 22nd, 2014

The Department of Mechanical Engineering, in conjunction with the Division of Systems Engineering, invites applications for a tenure track position at the Assistant Professor level beginning Fall 2015 in the area of Robotics and Cyber-Physical Systems.  The ME department is multi-disciplinary with strong expertise in systems and control, nanotechnology, materials... More

Systems Engineering Faculty Search

By dejoseph
September 18th, 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

BU-Brigham & Women’s Hospital Partnership Celebrates First Year

By Center For Information And Systems Engineering
September 17th, 2014

Joint Research Focused on Medical Imaging and Image-Guided Interventions By Mark Dwortzan Boston University College of Engineering Assistant Professor Darren Roblyer (BME) and Brigham & Women’s Hospital radiologist Srinivisan Mukundan are exploring a strategy that combines a new optical imaging device developed by Roblyer with emerging magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) techniques to... More

Mark Crovella and Evimaria Terzi awarded NSF grant

By Center For Information And Systems Engineering
September 17th, 2014

Professors Mark Crovella (PI) and Evimaria Terzi (co-PI) of the Computer Science Department received a National Science Foundation award entitled “Structural Matrix Completion for Data Mining Applications.” Congratulations to Mark and Evimaria! Abstract A common problem arising in science and engineering is that a dataset may only be partially measured. Often the... More

Reducing Highway Congestion thru Software

By dejoseph
September 15th, 2014

Belta to Co-Lead $1 Million Study By Mark Dwortzen Traffic congestion is a waste not only of time, but also of energy and money. In 2011, it caused Americans in metropolitan areas to spend 5.5 billion extra hours on the road and pump 2.9 billion extra gallons of fuel into their gas... More

Putting Engineering Know-How to Work

By Center For Information And Systems Engineering
September 5th, 2014

BU Alum’s company boosts customer loyalty using indoor location technology. Read the full article...

CISE Resident Scholar: Invitation for Expression of Interest

By Center For Information And Systems Engineering
May 30th, 2014

The Center for Information and Systems Engineering (CISE) at Boston University invites nominations and expressions of interest for the position of CISE Resident Scholar. The purpose of the CISE Resident Scholarship is to host emerging or eminent scientists in the Boston University campus on a short-term basis (from a few weeks... More

Pioneering a Cloud Computing “Mall”

By Center For Information And Systems Engineering
April 30th, 2014

Massachusetts awards $3 million to BU-led project By Rich Barlow With the governor of Massachusetts pledging $3 million in state support, BU leaders Friday announced plans for development of a pathbreaking computing cloud that could spur economic growth and technology innovation. Azer Bestavros (CS, SE), director of BU’s Rafik B. Hariri Institute for Computing and... More

Christina Polyzos-new CISE Associate Director

By Center For Information And Systems Engineering
April 15th, 2014

Please welcome Christina Polyzos who is joining CISE (Center for Information and Systems Engineering) as the new Associate Director. For the past 16 years, Christina worked for the American College of Greece where she established and developed the Department of Communication, the first of its kind in Greece. There, she served as... More

Inaugural Issue of TCNS Journal Published

By Center For Information And Systems Engineering
April 10th, 2014

The new IEEE journal Transactions on Control of Network Systems has released its inaugural issue. This publication is available on the IEEE Xplore site. View the table of contents and list of authors. Congratulations to Ioannis Paschalidis (SE, ECE), Editor-in-chief, and Magnus Egerstedt, Deputy Editor-in-Chief! Included in this inaugural issue is a paper by Christos G. Cassandras... More