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Saleh Soltan Defended his Ph.D. Thesis

Saleh Soltan Defended his Ph.D. Thesis

Saleh Soltan successfully defended his Ph.D. Thesis titled “Computational and Analytical Tools for Resilient and Secure Power Grids”. Over the past few years, Saleh has led WiMNet lab’s efforts in the area of power grid resilience to cyber attacks and…

Varun Gupta defended his Ph.D. thesis

Varun Gupta defended his Ph.D. thesis

Varun Gupta successfully defended his Ph.D. Thesis titled “Measurement-Driven Algorithm and System Design for Wireless and Datacenter Networks”. Varun’s thesis focused on the design of architectures and algorithms for wireless and data center network. In particular, he led the AMuSe project where…

Research on energy harvesting discussed in The New Yorker

Research on energy harvesting discussed in The New Yorker

Research results on kinetic energy harvesting that were obtained within the EnHANTs project were discussed in a story in The New Yorker: “If Donald Trump were Actually a Battery“. The paper summarizing the results was written by former students and postdocs Dr. Maria…

IEEE INFOCOM’17 Runner-up for Best Paper Award

IEEE INFOCOM’17 Runner-up for Best Paper Award

The following paper by WiMNet Ph.D. students Varun Gupta and Craig Gutterman, Research Scientist Dr. Yigal Bejerano, Prof. Gil Zussman, and collaborators from Nokia Bell Labs and Verizon was selected as a Runner-up for the Best Paper Award in IEEE INFOCOM’17….