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Boston, MA.  Northeastern University’s Center for Research Innovation (CRI) has announced its participation in AdvaMed 2012 as part of its continued commitment to serving Northeastern University’s innovation community. With inventions surfacing at a record pace, Northeastern ‘s reputation as a source for relevant innovations is continuing...

When he was 15, Maciej Pietrusinski and his family fled the economic woes of Poland's first attempt at capitalism and immigrated to the United States. Now 33, he is pursuing a promising career in the field of rehabilitation robotics and wearable exoskeleton design. He appreciates the important guidance...

Metamagnetics Inc. is a veteran-owned, small business in Canton, Massachusetts, that has been incorporated since 2008. It is a spin-out from Northeastern University's Center for Microwave Magnetic Materials and Integrated Circuits, known on campus as CM3IC. Metamagnetics develops novel microwave materials and devices for use in...

By Greg St. Martin March 30, 2012 A sustainable urban housing prototype, a sensor-laden shirt that tracks exercise effectiveness and an interactive computer game for people with physical disabilities were among the student and faculty research projects showcased Thursday at RISE:2012, the university’s research, innovation and scholarship...

by Anne-Marie Dinius, Intellectual Property Manager for Northeastern's Center for Research Innovation Two recent legal decisions highlight the importance of exercising caution in the selection of logos, insignia, domain names and other University advertising and marketing materials.  The first of these cases involves a trademark application...

March 12, 2012 -- Boston, MA Two students and one alumnus are one step closer to seeing their vision become a reality.  Tom Olsen, a 2011 graduate of the College of Engineering; Preston Turk, a freshman business major; and Robert Hertig, a senior engineering major; have...

IDEA, Northeastern's student-run venture accelerator, announced today the start of a new Prototype Fund -- a joint effort by IDEA and the Center for Research Innovation (CRI) to advance the rapidly growing entrepreneurial atmosphere at Northeastern.  The announcement came during IDEA's standing-room-only NEXPO event, which showcases student-run businesses and entrepreneurship. "The...