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April 17, 2014
ECE Doctoral Student Sean Weerakkody Receives Two Prestigious Awards
Sean Weerakkody, a second year doctoral student working with Professor Bruno Sinopoli, has received a National Science Foundation 2014 Graduate Research Fellowship (GRF).
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April 14, 2014
Best Student Paper Award at IEEE CCNC Goes to CMU-SV Grads
Recent Carnegie Mellon University in Silicon Valley graduates Harry Chan-Maestas (MS ECE ’13) and Arjun Arthreya (MS SE ’13) received the Best Student Paper Award at the 11th annual IEEE Consumer Communications and Networking Conference (CCNC).
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April 13, 2014
Researchers at Carnegie Mellon University’s Silicon Valley campus (CMU-SV) receive grant from the Department of Homeland Security (DHS)
How can wireless technology be improved to generate more informative emergency alerts? That is what a team at CMU-SV will be exploring.
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April 9, 2014
Dr. Samira Khan Presents at Best Paper Session of HPCA
Samira Khan, an ECE post-doctoral researcher, presented a paper at the 2014 International Symposium on High-Performance Computer Architecture (HPCA), during the Best Paper Session.
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April 4, 2014
Professor Mai Wins Best Paper Award at DATE Conference
Research Professor Ken Mai and his graduate student, Mudit Bhargava, received one of three Best Paper Awards at the 2014 Design, Automation & Test Conference (DATE) in Dresden, Germany.
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March 30, 2014
Diana Marculescu Awarded Future Fellowship
Professor Diana Marculescu has been awarded a four-year Future Fellowship by the Australian Research Council for her project "Sustainability in Computing: A Holistic View."
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March 28, 2014
ECE welcomes José M. F. Moura as its first Associate Department Head for Research and Strategic Initiatives
Carnegie Mellon’s Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering has named Professor José M. F. Moura its first Associate Department Head for Research and Strategic Initiatives, effective September 1, 2014.
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March 28, 2014
ECE welcomes Diana Marculescu as its new Associate Department Head for Academic Affairs
Carnegie Mellon’s Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering has named Professor Diana Marculescu its new Associate Department Head for Academic Affairs, effective June 1, 2014.
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March 27, 2014
Franchetti Leads Two DARPA Projects
ECE Associate Professor Franz Franchetti is the lead on two DARPA contracts. The first project, HACMS, totals $6.5 million over three phases of 18 months each.
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March 27, 2014
Congratulations to the 2013 CIT Faculty Award recipients!
Steven J. Fenves Award for Systems Research Greg Ganger, Jatras Professor, ECE
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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
May 29, 2013
Ars Technica: “Hallucinating” a face, new software could have ID’d Boston bomber
Software turns handfuls of pixels into identifiable faces, as NOVA finds.


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