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Dr. Maria Gorlatova joined Duke as an Assistant Professor

Dr. Maria Gorlatova joined Duke as an Assistant Professor

Dr. Maria Gorlatova, a former WiMNet Ph.D. student, joined the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Duke University as an Assistant Professor in July 2018. Maria received her Ph.D. in 2013  after defending her thesis titled “Energy Harvesting Networked Nodes:…

Dr. Jelena Diakonikolas to join U. Wisconsin-Madison as an Assistant Professor

Dr. Jelena Diakonikolas to join U. Wisconsin-Madison as an Assistant Professor

Dr. Jelena Diakonikolas (nee Marašević), a former WiMNet Ph.D. student, will join the Department of Computer Science at University of Wisconsin-Madison as an Assistant Professor in Spring 2020. Jelena received her Ph.D. in 2016 after defending her thesis titled “Resource Allocation in…

Fero Labs, founded by Dr. Berk Birand, raised $1.6M seed funding

Fero Labs, founded by Dr. Berk Birand, raised $1.6M seed funding

Fero Labs, a startup co-founded by former WiMNet Ph.D. student Dr. Berk Birand, recently raised $1.6M in seed funding from investors led by Mike Brown (CC’06), managing partner at Bowery Capital and Sinovation Ventures, founded by Kai-Fu Lee (CC’83). Fero…

Prof. David Hay promoted to Associate Professor with Tenure

Prof. David Hay promoted to Associate Professor with Tenure

Prof. David Hay who was a Postdoctoral Research Scientist in the WiMNet lab during 2009-2010 was promoted to Associate Professor with Tenure in the School of Computer Science and Engineering at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem.

Prof. Zussman and collaborators received a BSF grant

Prof. Zussman and collaborators received a BSF grant

Dr. Reuven Cohen (PI), Dr. David Hay (former WiMNet postdoc), Prof. Eytan Modiano, Prof. Ariel Orda, and Prof. Gil Zussman received a grant from the US-Israel Binational Science Foundation (BSF). The  project will focus on coping with physical attacks on…