September 29, 2010
ECE Ph.D. student Wesley Jin is one of four Carnegie Mellon students who will receive accolades for creating breakthrough technologies from Michael Kirkland, vice president and chief technology officer for Lockheed Martin's Information Systems & Global Solutions (IS&GS) Security Business, at 1 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 1. Jin and computer science undergraduates Brian Pak, Andrew Wesie and Hudson Thrift will receive awards for enhancing the government's ability to stay at the leading edge of the cyber arms race.
"This is a wonderful honor and a testament to our strong program in training the next generation of cyber warriors and intelligence analysts," said David Brumley, an assistant professor in ECE and Carnegie Mellon CyLab, one of the largest university-based cybersecurity research and education centers in the U.S.
For the official Carnegie Mellon Media Advisory, visit http://www.cmu.edu/news/archive/2010/September/sept29_lockheedmartintohonorstudents.shtml.
Chriss Swaney, Byron Spice