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Facilities and Additional Resources

Northeastern University is a comprehensive urban research university with state-of-the-art classroom, office, library, conference, laboratory and research facilities.  For facility descriptions for use in proposal submissions, please visit the faculty research support page.

George J. Kostas Nanoscale Technology and Manufacturing Research Center

The George J. Kostas Nanoscale Technology and Manufacturing Research Center is the primary facility for micro and nanofabrication at Northeastern University.

Center for Nano and Microcontamination Control

The Center for Nano and Microcontamination Control’s goal is to develop state-of-the-art techniques for micro and nanoscale contaminant control, mitigation, removal and characterization in manufacturing and fabrication processes.

Center for Microwave Magnetic Materials and Integrated Circuits (CM3IC)

The Center for Microwave Magnetic Materials and Integrated Circuits(CM3IC) combines multidisciplinary expertise to develop novel microwave magnetic materials and device solutions for use in microwave electronics and multifunctional integrated circuits.

Center for Communications and Digital Signal Processing (CDSP)

The Center for Communications and Digital Signal Processing (CDSP)  is a hub of research and graduate education in the areas of communications, digital signal & image processing, and dynamics & control systems.

Center for STEM Education

Our research centers work in collaboration with The Center for STEM Education to support education outreach efforts and partnerships with school districts and community colleges in MA and beyond.

Healthcare Systems Engineering Institute

The Healthcare Systems Engineering Institute focuses on improving efficiency, quality, logistics, safety, flow, effectiveness, and access in healthcare.

Institute for Information Assurance (IIA)

The Institute for Information Assurance is developing cross-disciplinary methodologies to provide robust and reliable transmission of physically distributed information.

Massachusetts Green High-Performance Computing Center (MGHPCC)

The MGHPCC Consortium (made up of Northeastern, MIT, the University of Massachusetts, Boston University, and Harvard University – as well as the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, the City of Holyoke, EMC and Cisco Systems) has developed a world-class, high-performance academic research computing facility in Holyoke MA, and a statewide collaborative computational research, education and outreach program. MGHPCC is powered by a combination of green and cost-competitive energy, making it a cost-effective and environmentally sound facility.  Learn more at