Current ALERT Industrial Partners

American Science & Engineering
American Science and Engineering specializes in detection technologies that can uncover dangerous and elusive threats. AS&E’s x-ray inspection systems are used by governments and corporations around the world.

Analogic Corporation
Analogic Corporation is recognized as “The World Resource for Health & Security Technology.” A unique, inventive, developmental engineering and manufacturing company, Analogic is known worldwide for its technical leadership in medical and security imaging and is committed to its vision of “Improving the practice of medicine and saving lives”.

EMITech Inc.
Emitech, Inc. is an established research and development firm specializing in the application of nanotechnology innovations. The company was founded in 2002 with a mission of delivering state-of-the-art technology to both government and private sector clients. We are working on the application of organic nanomaterials and nanocomposites for the development of new electronic devices such as chemical nanosensors, photodetectors, hybrid photovoltaics, transparent conductive coating, electro and optomechanical actuators.

Eos Photonics
Eos Photonics leads the way in infrared spectroscopy tools capturing and growing industrial, scientific, and defense markets through the deployment of our breakthrough Quantum Cascade Laser (QCL) technology.

HXI, LLC
HXI, a subsidiary of Renaissance Electronics & Communications, is a leading supplier of millimeter-wave products, including LNAs, power amplifiers, mixers, detectors, oscillators, switches, transmitters, receivers and transceivers for radars, communications systems and sensors.

John Adams Innovation Institute
The John Adams Innovation Institute is the economic development division of the Massachusetts Technology Collaborative. The Innovation Institute serves as the convergence point in creating productive, collaborative partnerships between Massachusetts companies and academic research institutions to compete for business, talent and opportunities in the global marketplace.

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) is a premier research and development institution for science and technology applied to national security. They are responsible for ensuring that the nation’s nuclear weapons remain safe, secure, and reliable. LLNL also applies its expertise to prevent the spread and use of weapons of mass destruction and strengthen homeland security.

Lockheed Martin Corporation
Lockheed Martin is a customer focused, global enterprise principally engaged in the research, design, development, manufacture and integration of advanced technology systems, products, and services for government and commercial customers.

Massachusetts General Hospital
MGH conducts the largest hospital-based research program in the country, with an annual research budget of approximately $500 million. It is the oldest and largest teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School, where nearly all MGH staff physicians serve on the faculty. MGH is consistently ranked among the nation’s top five hospitals by U.S. News and World Report.

Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
PNNL is one of the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) ten national laboratories, managed by DOE’s Office of Science. PNNL also performs research for other DOE offices as well as government agencies, universities, and industry to deliver breakthrough science and technology to meet today’s key national needs.

Rapiscan Systems
Rapiscan Systems provides state of the art security screening products, solutions and services that meet the most demanding threat detection needs of customers worldwide, while improving operational efficiency. The technical staff at Rapiscan Laboratories, the R&D arm of Rapiscan Systems, is focused on leading edge physics, algorithm and software based research and development work in the detection of explosives, nuclear material and other contraband

Raytheon Company
Raytheon Company is a technology and innovation leader specializing in defense, security and civil markets throughout the world. With a history of innovation spanning 91 years, Raytheon provides state-of-the-art electronics, mission systems integration and other capabilities in the areas of sensing; effects; and command, control, communications and intelligence systems; as well as a broad range of mission support services.

Siemens Corporation
Siemens has multiple business units engaged in the markets to be impacted by ALERT. Siemens Corporate Research, Inc., is the central R&D lab for Siemens in the USA, and collaborates with universities and government agencies to drive fundamental innovation and speed commercialization.

ALERT provides opportunities to interface directly with Government and Researchers

By sponsoring this year’s Research and Industrial Collaboration Conference (RICC), representatives from Siemens Corporation hosted a networking break and provided a demo booth for participants. This is an example of just one of the opportunities ALERT offers partners to connect with students, researchers and government officials.

Innovation Fast Track

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Student Central

Students, get connected with Industry Partners, find out about research and volunteer opportunities within ALERT, or get advice on how to best showcase your work at Student Central.

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The Partnership

ALERT is led by Northeastern University (NEU) and includes three key academic strategic partners: Boston University, Purdue University, and University of Rhode Island (URI).

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