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News Listing Archive for 2012

Sheila Hemami Named Stephen H. Weiss Presidential Fellow

December 5, 2012

Sheila Hemami Named Stephen H. Weiss Presidential Fellow

Professor Sheila Hemami has been named a Stephen H. Weiss Presidential Fellow, Cornell President David J. Skorton has announced. read more

Michal Lipson elected to IEEE fellow

December 3, 2012

Michal Lipson elected to IEEE fellow

Michal Lipson was elected Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) for 2013 for "for contributions to design and applications of nanoscale photonic devices". read more

2012 IEEE Communications Society WTC Recognition Award

December 3, 2012

2012 IEEE Communications Society WTC Recognition Award

Professor Zygmunt J. Haas has been awarded the 2012 IEEE Communications Society WTC Recognition Award, "in recognition of his outstanding achievements and contributions in the area of wireless... read more

Eilyan Bitar Named Croll Fellow

November 30, 2012

Eilyan Bitar Named Croll Fellow

The School of Electrical and Computer Engineering is pleased to announce that Assistant Professor Eilyan Bitar has been named a Croll Faculty Fellow. read more

IEEE Cledo Brunetti Award

November 12, 2012

IEEE Cledo Brunetti Award

Professor Sandip Tiwari (ECE) was named the 2007 recipient of the IEEE Cledo Brunetti Award with the accompanying citation: "For pioneering contributions to nano-crystal memories and to quantum... read more

Stephen H. Weiss Presidential Fellowship

November 1, 2012

Stephen H. Weiss Presidential Fellowship

Professor Sheila Hemami has been named a Stephen H. Weiss Presidential Fellow, Cornell President David J. Skorton has announced. Hemami is a professor in the School of Electrical and Computer... read more

Douglas Whitney ’61 Excellence in Teaching Award

October 29, 2012

Douglas Whitney ’61 Excellence in Teaching Award

The College of Engineering has selected Stephen Wicker as recipient of the Douglas Whitney ’61 Excellence in Teaching Award. read more

Kenneth A. Goldman ’71 Excellence in Teaching Award

October 29, 2012

Kenneth A. Goldman ’71 Excellence in Teaching Award

The College of Engineering has selected Rajit Manohar as recipient of the Kenneth A. Goldman ’71 Excellence in Teaching Award. read more

Michael Tien ’72 Excellence in Teaching Award

October 29, 2012

Michael Tien ’72 Excellence in Teaching Award

The College of Engineering has selected Salman Avestimehr and Bruce Land as recipients of the Michael Tien '72 Excellence in Teaching Award. read more

July 25, 2012

“DARPA Young Faculty Award”

Christopher Batten receives DARPA Young Faculty Award read more

July 25, 2012

“Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE)”

Tang Receives Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE) read more

February 28, 2012

“National Science Foundation awards Cornell ECE professor Alyosha Molnar the prestigious CAREER award”

The intellectual merit of this research is in understanding the capabilities and limitations of imaging systems using diffractive angle-sensitive pixels to analyze the light field. read more

February 21, 2012

“Christopher Batten wins the prestigious National Science Foundation CAREER Award.”

Systems across the computing spectrum, from cell phones to supercomputers, are increasingly using a heterogeneous mix of general-purpose multicores augmented with programmable graphics processing... read more

January 20, 2012

“US Air Force Young Investigator Research Award”

Cornell ECE assistant professor A. Kevin Tang is one of 48 scientists and engineers across the United States to receive a prestigious Young Investigator Research Award from the US Air Force’s Office... read more