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Jelena Marasevic received Yahoo!’s Yodel Your Thoughts Scholarship

Jelena Marasevic received Yahoo!’s Yodel Your Thoughts Scholarship

Jelena Marasevic, a Ph.D. student in the WiMNet lab, received the “Yodel Your Thoughts” scholarship from Yahoo! for her winning essay on the role of female leaders in technology. Her essay discussed possible reasons for the low representation of women…

Prof. Zussman and collaborators received a $1.05M DTRA grant

Prof. Zussman and collaborators received a $1.05M DTRA grant

Prof. Gil Zussman along with co-PIs Prof. Dan Bienstock from the Department of Industrial Engineering and Operations Research and Prof. Eytan Modiano from MIT received a $1.05M grant from the Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA). The project will focus on studying the resilience of the power grid to…

Maria Gorlatova Awarded the 2012 US Google Anita Borg Scholarship

Maria Gorlatova Awarded the 2012 US Google Anita Borg Scholarship

WiMNet Ph.D. student Maria Gorlatova has been awarded the 2012 US Google Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship. This competitive scholarship, only 25 of which are awarded nationwide, recognizes academic achievements and demonstrated leadership. Maria Gorlatova’s research focuses on designing, developing, analyzing, and evaluating communication,…

Maria Gorlatova will Co-Chair the ACM MobiSys’12 Ph.D. Forum

Maria Gorlatova will Co-Chair the ACM MobiSys’12 Ph.D. Forum

Maria Gorlatova will co-chair the ACM MobiSys’12 Ph.D. forum that will take place in Low Wood Bay, UK in June 2012. The Ph.D. Forum provides a friendly and supportive environment for doctoral students to present and discuss their dissertation research both with…