Take 5: How to protect your passwords

Not using the same pass­word for every­thing is among sev­eral tips North­eastern cyber­se­cu­rity expert Wil Robertson sug­gests to help Internet users guard their per­sonal infor­ma­tion online.

The ultimate molecular chess match

New pro­fessor Hicham Fen­niri, an inter­na­tional leader in nan­otech­nology, has built organic nan­otubes that could lead to break­throughs in research areas ranging from drug delivery to alter­na­tive energy.

Business pioneer invests in Northeastern’s future

The lasting impact of expe­ri­en­tial learning fueled the pas­sion of Roger Marino, the Col­lege of Engi­neering alumnus and busi­ness pio­neer who once again has stepped for­ward to invest in his alma mater and the ambi­tious goals of its his­toric Empower campaign.

3Qs: A 3-​​D printout for your health

Con­stan­tinos Mavroidis, Dis­tin­guished Pro­fessor of Engi­neering, dis­cusses the impact 3-​​D printing will have on the bio­med­ical field. His lab is already using the tech­nology to print smart, cus­tomized orthotic devices.

Journey to a cleaner future

Engi­neering pro­fessor Yiannis Lev­endis was awarded the 2013 George West­ing­house Gold Medal in recog­ni­tion of his con­tri­bu­tions to the power field of mechan­ical engineering.

Healthcare entrepreneurs share secrets to success

Leaders of flour­ishing health­care com­pa­nies shared their suc­cess sto­ries on Thursday evening at an annual event hosted by the Health Sci­ences Entre­pre­neurs, an alumni group ded­i­cated to fos­tering entre­pre­neur­ship in the health­care field.

Hiding in plain sight

Appli­ca­tions like invis­i­bility cloaking can’t be real­ized until the meta­ma­te­rials that enable them are oper­able at a range of fre­quen­cies. New research from asso­ciate pro­fessor Hos­sein Mos­al­laei could lead to this possibility.