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Department News

Current News

Professor Ahmed Louri was awarded a $1.2 Million NSF Grant

National Science Foundation grant is for the project "Neural-Network-based Stochastic Computing Architectures with applications to Machine Learning". This award brings the total amount of federal funds for Prof. Louri for this research topic to $4 million over the past three years.

Dr. Louri to receive the 2020 IEEE Computer Society’s Edward J. McCluskey Technical Achievement Award

The award is given for outstanding and innovative contributions to the fields of computer and information science and engineering or computer technology, usually within the past 10, and not more than 15, years.

Professor Payman Dehghanian has received a $30K grant from Amazon Web Services

The project is titled “Phase 2: Simulations and Analyses of Synchronous vs. Induction Generators for Mission-Critical Stand-Alone Operations.”

Dr. Lan receives new patent

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office issued Patent No. US 10,547,681 B2 to Dr. Tian Lan and his colleagues for “Functional Caching in Erasure Coded Storage.”

Dr. Roger Lang has received a $35,000 NASA grant

The goal of the project to explore the use of radar to measure the presence of ice under the Marian Regolith.

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