WiMNet former Ph.D. students Saleh Soltan and Varun Gupta, current Ph.D. student Tingjun Chen, and former M.S. student Steven Alfano received four awards from the Department of Electrical Engineering:
- Saleh received the Jury Award – “Established in 1991, this award is presented to a graduate student or recent graduate for outstanding achievment in the areas of systems, communications, signal processing, or circuits”. This is the highest recognition awarded by the department to a Ph.D. student and recognizes Saleh’s outstanding research in the area of power grid resilience.
- Varun received the Electrical Engineering Collaborative Research Award – “presented to PhD candidates who make a superb contribution to a collaborative research effort.” The award recognizes Varun’s excellent contribution to the AMuSe project and his role in leading the collaborations within the project over the past few years.
- Tingjun received the Millman Teaching Assistant Award – “Awarded to graduate students who demonstrate outstanding performance as a Teaching Assistant.”
- Steven received the M.S. Research Award for his research within the FlexICoN project.
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