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Carlos Martins (2nd from left) receives the Best Paper Award at IEEE UEMCON 2017.

Martins Tapped for IEEE UEMCON Best Paper Award

ECE postdoctoral fellow Carlos Martins received the Best Paper Award at the 2017 IEEE 8th Annual Ubiquitous Computing, Electronics, and Mobile Communication Conference (UEMCON), held October 19-21 at Columbia University in New York City, New York.

Pyungwoo Yeon

Yeon Receives Best Paper Honors at BioCAS 2017

ECE Ph.D. student Pyungwoo Yeon received the Third Place Best Paper Award at the IEEE Biomedical Circuits and Systems Conference (BioCAS 2017), held October 19-21 in Turin, Italy.

Rosa Romero-Gomez

Romero-Gomez Wins IEEE VizSec 2017 Best Paper Award

ECE Postdoctoral Researcher Rosa Romero-Gomez won the Best Paper Award at the IEEE Symposium on Visualization for Cyber Security (VizSec 2017). 

Saltaformaggio fights crime with cyber forensics

The Next Frontier in Cyber Security

Brendan Saltaformaggio helps solve real human crimes through cyber forensics, the application of investigation and analysis techniques to gather and preserve evidence from a computing device that can be presented in a court of law.

Sonia Chernova, an assistant professor in the School of Interactive Computing, is part of a research group working on a new Army Research Laboratory grant aimed at developing resilient robot teams. (Credit: Rob Felt, Georgia Tech)

Army Grant Supports Development of Intelligent, Adaptive and Resilient Robot Teams

The U.S. Army Research Laboratory has awarded a $27 million grant to develop new methods of creating robot teams.

Fred Anochie

Anochie, Myhrer Join ECE External Advisory Board

Fred Anochie and Ragnar-Miguel Myhrer have joined the External Advisory Board for the Georgia Tech School of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) this fall.

Health Care Robotics Traineeship Broadens Students' Academic Experiences and Community

Luke Drnach and Katelyn Fry met through a first-of-its-kind traineeship in health care robotics offered by Georgia Tech and Emory University.

Grijalva Named to NIST Smart Grid Advisory Committee

ECE Professor Santiago Grijalva has been named to the Federal Smart Grid Advisory Committee of the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) for a three-year term. 

Dr. Ayanna Howard

Howard Chosen for Walker’s Legacy Power25 Atlanta Awards

ECE Professor Ayanna M. Howard has been named as a recipient of the Walker’s Legacy Power25 Atlanta Awards.

Ian Akyildiz

Akyildiz Tapped for IEEE Communications Society Award

ECE Professor Ian F. Akyildiz has been named as the recipient of the 2017 IEEE Communications Society Technical Committee on Cognitive Networks (TCCN) Recognition Award.