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Berk Birand received the IBM Ph.D. Fellowship

Berk Birand received the IBM Ph.D. Fellowship

WiMNet Ph.D. student Berk Birand has been awarded the IBM PhD Fellowship for the 2011-2012 academic year. The IBM Ph.D. Fellowship Awards Program is an intensely competitive worldwide program. According to IBM, the program “honors exceptional Ph.D. students who have an interest in solving…

Prof. Zussman received an NSF CAREER Award

Prof. Zussman received an NSF CAREER Award

Prof. Zussman received the CAREER Award from the National Science Foundation (NSF). The $400,000 project entitled “Networking Wireless Rechargeable Devices – Modeling and Resource Allocation” will focus on the development and performance evaluation of resource allocation algorithms for wireless networks…

Department of Homeland Security Grant

Department of Homeland Security Grant

Prof. Rubenstein and Prof. Zussman take part in a project which is led by Civionics and funded by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). The project entitled “WiWarn: An Intelligent Wireless Structural Sensing Solution for Urban Search and Rescue” will focus on developing…

Prof. Zussman and collaborators received a $1.2M NSF Grant

Prof. Zussman and collaborators received a $1.2M NSF Grant

Professors Rubenstein (PI), Kinget, Kymissis, Wang, and Zussman received a $1.2M grant from the Network Science and Engineering (NetSE) Program of the National Science Foundation (NSF). The team aims to develop Energy Harvesting Active Networked Tags (EnHANTs) which are thin…

Network resilience research discussed in a PBS/NPR interview

Network resilience research discussed in a PBS/NPR interview

Following the receipt of the NSF Grant “Protecting Networks from Large-Scale Physical Attacks and Disasters” Prof. Alon Efrat and Prof. Gil Zussman participated in a radio interview at the PBS/NPR Arizona Public Media: UA Part of Grant to Prevent Telecommunications Breakdown Story…