Northeastern SMART

In collaboration with federal agencies and industrial members, Northeastern SMART aims to conceive and pilot disruptive technological innovation in smart devices and systems to make everyday life safer, easier and more efficient.


Meet the Team

The goal of the SMART CENTER is to fulfill the promise of the Fourth Industrial Revolution of improving the quality of life for the world’s population by merging smart technologies with humans’ physical lives.

Northeastern SMART fosters partnership between university, industry and government stakeholders to create new generations of smart devices and systems that are required by a number of industries including the Internet of Things (IoT), 5G, Digital Agriculture, Robotics and Healthcare.


Welcome Evatec joined SMART Center as a 5-year Collaboration Partner with in-kind!

Congratulations Center Faculty Members – Assistant Professor Cristian Cassella (PI), Associate Professor Marvin Onabajo, and Associate Professor Matteo Rinaldi received a NSF Award to Enable Longer Battery Lifetime and Next-Generation Micro- and Nano-Sensors!

Congratulations Center’s first PhD graduate – Guofeng Chen successfully defended his PhD Thesis entitled “Piezoelectric μ-Resonators for Low-Power and Low-Cost IoT Communication Nodes”!