ECE Newsletter, December 2012  
 

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Named Top 10 In Physics
Research that produced the world's first message sent using tiny neutrino particles - a project led in part by Dr. Daniel Stancil and Dr. Brian Hughes - has been named among Physics World magazine's top 10 breakthroughs for 2012. [full story]

 
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Muth Selected As University Faculty Scholar
Dr. John Muth

Dr. John Muth, professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering and Deputy Director of the NSF ASSIST Center, has been selected as a University Faculty Scholar. Muth is one of 24 that were selected for this inaugural award. North Carolina State... [full story]

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A world away, but right at home

After more than three decades of innovative work in the US and Turkey, two NC State Electrical and Computer Engineering alumni reconnect with their alma mater in Istanbul. She is an Internet entrepreneur turned record-setting marathoner. He is a... [full story]

Engineering alumni Seyhan (left) and Reha Civanlar dined with Dean Martin-Vega and others with NC State connections in Istanbul, Turkey, in July. (Photo: Dr. Louis Martin-Vega)
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Drs. Husain and Bhattacharya Named Recipients of ABB Engineering Professorships
ABB

Drs. Iqbal Husain and Subhashish Bhattacharya, professors of Electrical and Computer Engineering, at North Carolina State University have been awarded power engineering professorships created by ABB's recent gift to the university. NC State has also... [full story]

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Franzon, Rotenberg, Davis, Tuck and Zhou Launch New Work on More Efficient Computers using 3DIC Technology

Dr. Paul D. Franzon, professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at NC State, is launching an initiative to develop a computer that utilizes three-dimensional integrated chip (3DIC) technology and is significantly more energy efficient than... [full story]

(L to R) Franzon, Rotenberg, Davis, Tuck & Zhou
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Video tribute honors Baliga, winner of the NC Award for Science
Dr. B. Jayant Baliga

The NC Department of Cultural Resources has produced a video tribute to Dr. B. Jayant Baliga, the 2012 winner of the NC Award for Science. Baliga is Distinguished University Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering and founding director of... [full story]

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A Paper by Di. Spigna Wins Best Paper Award at VLSI-SoC 2012

A paper titled "A Novel Double Floating-Gate Unified Memory Device", authored by Dr. Neil Di Spigna, Research Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, has won the Best Paper Award at the IFIP/IEEE International... [full story]

Die level photo of the test devices
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Bayram and Devetsikiotis Win Best Paper at SmartGridComm 2012
Islam Safak Bayram (L) and Dr. Michael Devetsikiotis (R)

Dr. Michael Devetsikiotis, and his PhD student Islam Safak Bayram, have won the Best Paper Award at the IEEE International Conference on Smart Grid Communications. The paper, entitled "Strategies for Competing Energy Storage Technologies in... [full story]

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Siam to Continue Work On TCP Live Play

Yazan Siam, a recent Bachelor of Science graduate in Computer Engineering at NC State University has extended the work of his ECE Senior Design project of Spring 2012 during the Summer, helping to advance an open-source project in the field of... [full story]

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