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Marilyn Minus

Marilyn Minus

Assistant Professor of Mechanical & Industrial Engineering



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From stronger Kevlar to better biology

With sup­port from the National Sci­ence Foun­da­tion, assis­tant pro­fessor Mar­ilyn Minus will apply her research into designing mate­rials stronger than Kevlar to create better syn­thetic col­lagen fibers and flame-​​retardant coatings.

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The new superstrong

Mechan­ical and indus­trial engi­neering assis­tant pro­fessor Mar­ilyn Minus has devel­oped a super­strong fiber that rivals the industry’s best.

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Welcome to college

Northeastern’s Center for STEM Edu­ca­tion hosted 160 middle-​​school stu­dents for an all-​​day pro­gram that intro­duced the teens to col­le­giate life.


Selected Publications

For a complete list of faculty citations, please visit iRis, Northeastern’s digital archive.


Polyethylene Crystallization Nucleated by Carbon Nanotubes Under Shear

(with Han Gi Chae, and Satish Kumar) ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, vol. 4, no. 1, (2012), pp. 326-330.


Chemistry of Carbon Nanotubes for Everyone

(with Sharmistha Basu-Dutt, Rahul Jain, Dhriti Nepal, and Satish Kumar) The Journal of Chemical Education, vol. 89, no. 2, (2012), pp.221-229.


Lysozyme Coated DNA and DNA/SWNT Fibers by Solution Spinning

(with Dhriti Nepal, and Satish Kumar) Macromolecular Bioscience, vol. 11, no. 7, (2011) pp. 875-881.

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