EECS News & Announcements
Trajcevski Named Program Committee Co-Chair of ADBIS 2014
Prof. Goce Trajcevski has been named Program Committee Co-Chair of the 18th East-European Conference on Advances in Databases and Information Systems (ADBIS 2014), taking place in Ohrid, Republic of Macedonia, September 7-10.
Argall Named Local Chair of 2014 IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems
Prof. Brenna Argall has been named Local Chair for the 2014 IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS 2014), held Sept.14–18 at the Palmer House Hilton in Chicago, IL. 2014.
EECS Ph.D. Student Ning Xia & Prof. Kuzmanovic Win Best Paper Award at 2014 IEEE/WIC/ACM International Conference on Web Intelligence
Ning Xia, 4th year EECS Ph.D. student, and his advisor Prof. Aleksandar Kuzmanovic won the Best Paper Award at the 2014 IEEE/WIC/ACM International Conference on Web Intelligence (WI 2014), taking place August 11-14 in Warsaw, Poland.
Pappas Delivers Invited Keynote Address at Sensometrics 2014
Prof. Thrasos Pappas gave an invited keynote address at Sensometrics 2014, which was held July 29-August 1, 2014 in Chicago, IL. The topic of his presentation was, titled, "Visual Analysis and Compression: Focus on Texture Similarity."
Downey Bestowed NSF CAREER Award
Prof. Doug Downey has received an Faculty Early Career Award sponsored by the National Science Foundation (NSF) for his research project on Web Information Extraction: Integration and Scaling.
Taflove Presented with 2014 IEEE Electromagnetics Award at IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society International Symposium
On Wednesday, July 9, Prof. Allen Taflove was presented with the 2014 IEEE Electromagnetics Award at the IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society International Symposium in Memphis, TN.