June 20, 2022: Nian Sun gave an invited seminar to the Technical Faculty, University of Kiel, Germany, entitled: “Magnetoelectric Multiferroics: A Path Toward Ultralow SWAP-C”.

June 1, 2022: Nian Sun gave a seminar entitled “Novel Pathogen Sensors for a Breathalyzer Platform for Rapid Tests of Coronaviruses with High Accuracy” in the Kiel Nano, Surface and Interface Science (KiNSIS) Colloquium at the University of Kiel, Germany.

April 18, 2022: Dr. Nian Sun gave an invited seminar “Magnetoelectric Multiferroics: A Path Toward Ultralow SWAP-C” at the Electrical and Computer Department, Cornell University.

May 25, 2022: Dr. Nian Sun gave a seminar at Innovent, Jena, Germany entitled “Magnetoelectric Antennas from VLF to UFH”.

May 24, 2022: Dr. Nian Sun gave a seminar at the Leibniz Institute for Solid State and Materials Research in Dresden (IFW Dresden), Germany entitled “Magnetoelectric Multiferroics: A Path Toward Ultra-low SWAP-C”.

May 23, 2022: Dr. Nian Sun gave a seminar at the Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf (HZDR), Dresden, Germany entitled “Magnetoelectric Multiferroics: A Path Toward Ultra-low SWAP-C”.

May 23, 2022: Nirjhar Bhattacharjee successfully had his dissertation defense as the 27th Ph.D. graduate from our lab. Congratulations!

March 30, 2022: Alex Will-Cole was selected by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), Office of Science Graduate Student Research (SCGSR) Award, which supports her to spend one year at the Sandia National Laboratory for collaborative research. Congratulations!

Mehdi Nasrollahpour passed his Ph.D. defense successfully on Dec. 6, 2021, as the 26th Ph.D. graduate from our lab. Cheers!

Xianfeng Liang successfully passed his Ph.D. defense. Congratulations!

Our project website funded by the Trinity Challenge is at: https://www.disenda.net/

We got the Trinity Challenge Award (https://thetrinitychallenge.org/) for our efforts on SARS-CoV-2 sensors and sensor systems for pathogen monitoring. Cheers!

Huaihao Chen passed his PhD defense. Congratulations!

Neville Sun had his Ph.D. defense successfully on 04/12/2021 as the 23rd Ph.D. graduate from our lab at Northeastern University. Congratulations!

Shadi Emam had her Ph.D. defense successfully on 03/18/2021 as the 22nd Ph.D. graduate from our lab at Northeastern University. Congratulations!

Dr. Nian Sun served as a panelist in the NSF Workshop on Future of Semiconductors and Beyond, March 1, 2, 8 and 9, 2021.

Dr. Nian Sun was one of the four co-organizers for the NSF Workshop on Predictive Intelligence for Pandemic Prevention (PIPP) – Pandemic Readiness for Emerging Pathogens (PREP) on Feb. 16 and 17, 2021.

Announcing the NSF Workshop on Predictive Intelligence for Pandemic Prevention, www.thepipp.org. We cordially invite the participation of scientists, engineers, technologists, and policymakers with an expertise or interest related to pandemic prevention, including, but not limited to, sensor engineering, epidemiology, wildlife, and human health, ecology, quantitative social sciences, evolutionary biology, engineering, and computer science, new approaches to modeling, computational mathematics, data-enabled predictive science and decision-making, and real-time intelligent sensing.

We have openings for graduate students and postdocs with a background in Bioengineering and Chemical Engineering. Please send me your resume to apply.

Nirjhar Bhattacharjee was awarded the Graduate Thesis/Dissertation Research Grant Award. Congratulations, Nirjhar.