Columbia University

Robert Margolies and Nicole Grimwood received Research Awards

image001Departmental award were awarded to former and current WiMNet students:

Dr. Robert Margolies received the Electrical Engineering Collaborative Research Award. The award is “presented to Ph.D. candidates who make a superb contribution to a collaborative research effort”. The award recognizes his excellent contribution to the EnHANTs project and his role in leading the collaborations within the project over the past few years. Robert received his Ph.D. in Sept. 2015 and is a recipient of the NSF Graduate Research Fellowship, Egleston Doctoral Fellowship, ACM SenSys’11 Best Student Demo Award, and the Columbia University Electrical Engineering Master’s Award of Excellence.

Nicole Grimwood received the Electrical Engineering Department Research Award. It is “awarded by the Faculty of Electrical Engineering to one outstanding graduating senior who has demonstrated outstanding passion and accomplishment in research”. Nicole has made excellent contributions to the FlexICoN project over the past year. Nicole will start studying towards a Ph.D. in Stanford in the fall.