FREEDM UGR Students win IEEE PES Scholarship

September 12, 2013

Chad Auginash at the summer NCSU UG research symposium 
Chad Auginash at the summer NCSU UG research symposium

Congratulations to the following past and present FREEDM undergraduate student researchers who are now IEEE PES scholarship winners!

2012-2013 was the second year for the IEEE PES Scholarship Plus Initiative. Two hundred and twenty-eight (228) PES Scholarship recipients were selected from 100 U.S. universities for the 2012-13 academic year. These scholarships were distributed through the IEEE Power & Energy Society Scholarship Fund, which is used to support the IEEE PES Scholarship Plus

Initiative.

The past and present FREEDM undergraduate student researchers who won a IEEE PES Scholarship are:Andrew Ritosa (2nd from right) and FREEDM Center faculty mentor, Dr. George Karady (3rd from right) at ASU 
Andrew Ritosa (2nd from right) and FREEDM Center faculty mentor, Dr. George Karady (3rd from right) at ASU

  • Massamba Samb, State University of New York at Buffalo,  (summer 2013 REU at MST)

  • Andrew Ritosa, Case Western Reserve University,  (summer 2013 REU at ASU)

  • Chad Auginash, University of Minnesota - Duluth, (summer 2013 REU at NCSU)

  • Carrie Culp, Arizona State University, (2011 REU at NCSU)

  • Kyle Dean, North Carolina State University, (2012 UGRS)

  • Willis Edmondson, North Carolina State University, (UGR)

  • Heinrich Enslin, North Carolina State University, (2013 UGRS)

Massamba Samb (L) 
Massamba Samb (L)