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Auroop Ganguly
Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Director of Sustainability & Data Sciences Laboratory (SDS Lab)

Auroop Ganguly in the Press

Auroop Ganguly for Northeastern Global News

Northeastern University researchers are looking for a drug to stop the opioid epidemic

Northeastern University researchers are looking for a drug to stop the opioid epidemic

Associate professor Ganesh Thakur has created a compound that could enhance the body’s ability to relieve pain well enough to replace opioids.
Climate change has created a storm of uncertainty. These researchers are making sense of it.

Climate change has created a storm of uncertainty. These researchers are making sense of it.

Northeastern professor Auroop Ganguly explains how to harness the power of existing science and technology to interpret climate data.
Severe floods devastated southwestern India. And it’s not just because of the monsoons.

Severe floods devastated southwestern India. And it’s not just because of the monsoons.

Zooming in on climate predictions
Northeastern researchers created a framework for downscaling—or zooming in—on historic climate data sets. This allows scientists to make more detailed, localized climate projections, down to the scale of local infrastructure.

Zooming in on climate predictions

Northeastern researchers have developed a way to produce more detailed, localized simulations from climate data.
Tier 1 grant program spurs interdisciplinary research collaborations

Tier 1 grant program spurs interdisciplinary research collaborations

3Qs: What sparked the Tennessee wildfires?

3Qs: What sparked the Tennessee wildfires?

Faculty’s summer assignment: prepare for the fall semester

Faculty’s summer assignment: prepare for the fall semester

Climate change forces scientists to speak up

Climate change forces scientists to speak up

The impact of climate change beyond the weather

The impact of climate change beyond the weather

Student projects assess Logan Airport resilience

Student projects assess Logan Airport resilience