ECE Newsletter, October 2012  
 

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Future of Health Care
North Carolina State University will lead a national nanotechnology research effort to create self-powered devices to help people monitor their health and understand how the surrounding environment affects it. [full story]

 
 
Davis Wins Si2 Distinguished Service Award
Dr. Rhett Davis

The Silicon Integration Initiative (Si2) has awarded Dr. Rhett Davis, Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, one of two distinguished service awards at its annual conference this week. The Distinguished Service Award to Davis is... [full story]

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Purvis Recipient of the COE Faculty Senior Scholarship

Matt Purvis, a senior in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, has won the College of Engineering Faculty Senior Scholarship. The COE Faculty Senior Scholarship is awarded annually to a full-time student who exemplifies academic... [full story]

Dean Louis A. Martin Vega, Cecilia Townsend, Matt Purvis and Dr. Brian Hughes
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Chow and Student Develop Improved Method to Determine Battery Life
Dr. Mo-Yuen Chow

Dr. Mo-Yuen Chow, Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, and Habiballah Rahimi-Eichi, a Ph. D. student at NC State, have developed a new technique that allows users to better determine the amount of charge remaining in a battery in real... [full story]

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SACNAS-NCSU, Lead by Dr. Lobaton, Receives Most Outstanding Recruitment Effort Role Model Award

SACNAS-NCSU, a new group being lead by Dr. Edgar Lobaton, Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, has been awarded the SACNAS 2012 Most Outstanding Recruitment Effort Role Model Award. As stated in the award notification letter,... [full story]

Dr. Edgar Lobaton
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Baliga to receive North Carolina’s highest civilian award
Dr. Baliga

Dr. B. Jayant Baliga, Distinguished University Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering and founding director of the Power Semiconductor Research Center at North Carolina State University, has been selected to receive the 2012 North Carolina... [full story]

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Estimating ‘Regions of Attraction’ Should Improve Computer Models of Biological Systems

Dr. Cranos Williams, Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, has found an effective means of estimating the "regions of attraction" (ROA) when developing computer models of biological systems - improving the... [full story]

Regions of Attraction (ROA)
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NNF to Acquire Electron Beam Lithography System
Electron beam lithography applications_RAITH150-TWO

NC State University has won a MRI (Major Research Instrumentation) proposal for the acquisition of the university's first Electron Beam Lithography System. This proposal was lead by Dr. Mehmet Ozturk of the Department of Electrical and Computer... [full story]

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A Paper Authored by Brian Floyd Receives Pat Goldberg Best Paper Award

A paper authored by Dr. Brian Floyd, Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at North Carolina State University, has been awarded one of the Pat Goldberg Best Paper Awards for 2011 by IBM Research. The paper, titled... [full story]

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10.26 Sparse Subspace Classification and Clustering
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cyborg bugs
Dr. Alper Bozkurt has developed a technique that uses an electronic interface to remotely control, or steer, cockroaches. [full story]

 

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