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Hills to receive honorary doctorate from University of Alaska Anchorage
The Piper: March 20, 2014
 
 
Carnegie Mellon University Professor Receives National Science Foundation Award To Reduce Energy Consumption
ASSE: March 4, 2014
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.”
 
 
CMU prof nets National Science Foundation award to reduce energy consumption
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: March 4, 2014
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.
 
 
Lines on the face help pick out the twin who dunnit
New Scientist: July 19, 2013
 
 
“Hallucinating” a face, new software could have ID’d Boston bomber
Ars Technica: May 29, 2013
Software turns handfuls of pixels into identifiable faces, as NOVA finds.
 
 
Are Faces the New Fingerprints?
PBS Newshour - May 29, 2013
Marios Savvides talks about the use of facial recognition software in identifying the Boston Marathon bombing suspects.
 
 
Manhunt—Boston Bombers
PBS NOVA - May 29, 2013
Marios Savvides talks about the use of facial recognition software in identifying the Boston Marathon bombing suspects.
 
 
A Face in the Crowd: Say goodbye to anonymity
60 Minutes (CBS): May 20, 2013
 
 
Savvides Talks Facial Recognition Software on CNN
CNN: May 10, 2013
 
 
Bain Discusses Data Backup on KDKA-TV
KDKA-TV: March 1, 2013
ECE Professor and Associate DSSC Director James Bain has two important messages for the modern computer user: back up your data and plan to move it from time to time if you want it 40 years from now.
 
 
CyLab Researchers Virgil Gligor and David Brumley Receive Honors
CyLab News - February 11, 2013
CyLab Director Virgil Gligor, a Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Carnegie Mellon University, has been selected as one of five researchers to receive the 2013 Technical Achievement Award. CyLab researcher David Brumley, an assistant professor of electrical and computer engineering, is one of four Carnegie Mellon University faculty members awarded a prestigious 2013 Sloan Research Fellowship.
 
 
FBI launches $1 billion face recognition project
NewScientist: September 7, 2012
 
 
Carnegie Mellon robotics students design 'store of the future'
WPXI: July 24, 2012
 
 
CMU researchers work on Web security, access
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: September 13, 2010
 
 
Savvides develops facial, iris recognition
The Tartan: February 1, 2010
 
 
Security on the (Eye)Ball: Hands-Free Iris Biometrics to Keep Bad Guys at Bay
Scientific American: July 28, 2009
Carnegie Mellon University CyLab researchers are developing an iris-scanning system that will capture and compare iris images at up to 12 meters away
 
 
CMU Developing Terrorist-Fighting Tool
WPXI - May 22, 2009
 
 
Boss Makes Popular Science "Best of What's New in 2008"
Popular Science: December 15, 2008
 
 
Sight for the Blind and Speech for the Deaf
Chronicle of Higher Education: June 25, 2008
 
 
Students Develop 'Talking' Glove
KDKA TV: May 9, 2008