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Sunday, September 21, 2014
Data science on the world stage
Work by CEE faculty Bielak, Garrett, and Noh, together with ECE faculty Kovacevic, and University of Pittsburgh faculty Rizzo, was featured at the World Economic Forum's Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2014, in Tianjin, China.
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Tuesday, September 16, 2014
Associate Professor Piazza to receive Sathaye Career Development Professorship
Associate Professor Gianluca (Gian) Piazza will receive the endowed Sathaye Family Foundation Career Development Professorship on October 2, 2014.
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Tuesday, September 9, 2014
ECE MS/BME PhD student Kuan-Chieh Chen wins Best Paper Award at CompImage 2014
ECE MS/BME PhD student Kuan-Chieh Chen wins Best Paper Award at CompImage 2014
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Wednesday, September 3, 2014
Welcome to the first students at ECE’s SYSU-CMU Joint Institute of Engineering!
ECE’s first cohort of students in the SYSU-CMU Joint Institute of Engineering (JIE) will begin classes soon at Sun Yat-sen University (SYSU) in Guangzhou, China.
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Friday, August 29, 2014
Adjunct Professor Miskov-Zivanov featured in New Scientist article
ECE Adjunct Professor Natasa Miskov-Zivanov is one of the researchers featured in a recent article in the magazine New Scientist
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Thursday, August 28, 2014
Flexing the Brain: Carnegie Mellon, Pitt Scientists Discover Why Learning Tasks Can Be Difficult
Learning a new skill is easier when it is related to an ability we already have. For example, a trained pianist can learn a new melody easier than learning how to hit a tennis serve.
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Wednesday, August 27, 2014
Neuroscience and Big Data: Carnegie Mellon's Byron M. Yu Describes How To Find Simplicity in the Brain
Scientists can now monitor and record the activity of hundreds of neurons concurrently in the brain, and ongoing technology developments promise to increase this number manyfold.
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Tuesday, August 26, 2014
ECE Senior Ana Beisy Cruz receives Fellowship
Ana Beisy Cruz, a senior ECE student who has been working with Professor Pulkit Grover, has received a Center for Science Information (CSoI) Channels Scholar Fellowship
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Thursday, July 31, 2014
Alum Mate Boban Receives Best Paper Award at IEEE VTC
Mate Boban (PhD ECE ‘12) was co-author of a paper that received Best Paper Award at the 2014 IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference
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Tuesday, July 29, 2014
ECE's Miskov-Zivanov and Marculescu receive $2.4 million DARPA award
Natasa Miskov-Zivanov (ECE, CS) and Diana Marculescu (ECE) are among a group of researchers who have been awarded $2.4 million by the U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA)
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External Press


March 20, 2014
The Piper: Hills to receive honorary doctorate from University of Alaska Anchorage
March 4, 2014
ASSE: Carnegie Mellon University Professor Receives National Science Foundation Award To Reduce Energy Consumption
The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports the National Science Foundation has awarded Pulkit Grover, an assistant professor of electrical and computer engineering at Carnegie Mellon University professor a NSF Career Award to develop “tools to reduce energy consumption in communications and big data computation networks.”
March 4, 2014
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: CMU prof nets National Science Foundation award to reduce energy consumption
The National Science Foundation has awarded a Carnegie Mellon University professor a $600,000 NSF Career Award to develop new tools to reduce energy consumption in communications and big data computation networks, CMU officials announced on Tuesday.
July 19, 2013
New Scientist: Lines on the face help pick out the twin who dunnit


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