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Melvin Breuer Received IEEE Computer Society Test Technology Technical Council (TTTC) 2011 Lifetime Contribution Medal
September 21, 2011
Professor Melvin Breuer, received the 2011 Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE) Computer Society Test Technology Technical Council (TTTC) Lifetime Contribution Medal.
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Bhaskar Krishnamachari selected member of the TR35 Class of 2011
August 30, 2011
Associate Professor Bhaskar Krishnamachari, has been named among the world’s top innovators under the age of 35 by Technology Review magazine.
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Good Chip, Bad Chip, Evil Chip: Viterbi Experts Developing Tests to Tell Which is Which
July 15, 2011
Jeffrey Draper working at the USC Viterbi School of Engineering's Information Sciences Institute has received a contract from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) to aid in the creation of reliable methods to detect potential failures, inadvertent and deliberate, in integrated circuits (ICs).
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Kai Hwang Receives the 2011 International Parallel and Distributed Processing Symposium (IPDPS) Founder's Award
June 21, 2011
Kai Hwang, Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science in the Ming Hsieh Department of Electrical Engineering, received the 2011 International Parallel and Distributed Processing Symposium (IPDPS) Founder's Award for his pioneering contributions to the field of parallel processing. The award, sponsored by the Elsevier Publishing Company, was presented on May 18 in Anchorage, Alaska, at the 25th year celebration of the IEEE IPDPS.
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Bhaskar Krishnamachari to Receive the 2010 Eta Kappa Nu Outstanding Young Electrical and Computer Engineer Award
May 16, 2011
Bhaskar Krishnamachari of the Ming Hsieh Department of Electrical Engineering will receive the 2010 Eta Kappa Nu Outstanding Young Electrical and Computer Engineer Award. Eta Kappa Nu is the honor society for electrical and computer engineering. This award is presented to a young electrical and computer engineer for outstanding technical achievements, meritorious service in the interests of humankind, cultural and aesthetic achievements, and professional activities.
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Appointment of Assistant Professor Murali Annavaram to the Robert G. and Mary G. Lane Early Career Chair
April 12, 2011
Assistant Professor Murali Annavaram of the Ming Hsieh Department of Electrical Engineering has been appointed to the Robert G. and Mary G. Lane Early Career Chair. The appointment recognizes Murali's exceptional distinction and promise as a junior faculty member in his field.
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Professor Massoud Pedram, Keynote Speaker at the International Symposium on Physical Design
April 07, 2011
Professor Massoud Pedram was the keynote speaker at the International Symposium on Physical Design, held March 28-30, 2011 in Santa Barbara, CA.
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Professor Massoud Pedram, Tutorial on
April 07, 2011
Professor Massoud Pedram, jointly with Professor Chang of Seoul National University, gave a tutorial on "Hybrid Electrical Energy Storage Systems" at the International Symposium on Quality Electronic Design, held March 14-16, 2011 in Santa Clara, CA.
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Mel Breuer Receives the John J. Guarrera Engineering Educator of the Year Award
February 23, 2011
Mel Breuer has been named the recipient of the John J. Guarrera Engineering Educator of the Year award from the Engineering Council of the San Fernando Valley. This award recognizes his exemplary leadership and contributions as an educator, researcher, scholar and administrator over four decades, and his job as serving as a role model who inspires and supports students.
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Mel Breuer will receive the 2011 European Design and Automation Association (EDAA) Lifetime Achievement  Award!
January 13, 2011
The award is presented during the Opening Ceremony of the DATE2011 conference which will take place from 14-18 March 2011 in Grenoble, France.
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