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It was a late Friday afternoon and he sat there lounging in his chair overlooking Columbus Avenue-- the trees had shed their leaves, the snow was shoveled into large heaps towards the edge, students were scurrying off for the weekend, cars were making it a...

Northeastern's Research, Innovation and Scholarship Expo (RISE) announces Adam Broun, CEO of Kensho, as Keynote Speaker for 2019. Professional Experience Adam Broun is the Chief Executive Officer at Kensho, a company that applies machine intelligence to solve the hardest analytical problems for the world’s...

It seems incomplete to talk about powerful breakthroughs of the 21st century without the mention of IoT. The arrival of IoT, the Internet of Things, has brought path breaking innovation, robust products, and cutting edge technology. It has made its way to headline leading tech...

The Center for Research Innovation is excited to announce the inaugural recipients of the GapFund360 $50,000 Phase I Awards.  These awards are designed to catalyze Northeastern’s state-of-the-art technologies by advancing innovation through prototyping, validation, and industry input. To move technology from lab to license, to idea to impact,...

Let me unveil an ethereal world. A world of waves and networks. A world of clouds and connectivity. A world of communication and interaction. A world that we exist in but never see. A world that fascinates all of humankind — but expands, advances and...

Ever walk into a high-end clothing store, tried on an ill-fitting pair of jeans -- and settled? Settled, because you were convinced they were absolutely the best pair of jeans on the market, and they obviously fit most people. Uncomfortably wearing those same jeans --...

Maybe it’s a product of watching too many Shark Tank re-runs, but many early-stage entrepreneurs come to the conclusion that they “need” a patent. They become obsessed with “patenting” their invention because no one will take them seriously without a patent or worse, someone will...

Evolution is Here The Center for Research Innovation has ideated, designed, and implemented an Inventor Portal where you can now disclose your invention online. (Yes! Online) The Inventor Portal is a one-stop shop for you: Northeastern innovators aiming to disclose and commercialize your inventions. The Portal offers...

In the fall of 2003, a young woman with a PhD from MIT found herself joining paths with Northeastern University and beginning a new journey. A journey of teaching, a journey of independent research and a journey of added responsibility. Firmly walking into the academic...