ECE Department 2016-17 Awards and Honors

2017 Outstanding Predoctoral Fellowship Recipients

Gopi Vinod Avvari Yan Li Adam Markman
David Sidoti Qihang Shi Xin Shen


Summer 2017 Predoctoral Fellowship Recipients

Ali Abdollahi Vishal Dhagat Rajeev Ghimire
James Hare  Chenglu Jin Nima Karimianbahnemiri 
Wei Kou  Qin Lu Xuesong Lu 
Yiqi Liu   Khushboo Mittal  Manisha Mishra
Pujitha Mannaru   Hamza Omar  Taofeek Orekan
Shahed Enamul Quadir  Harish Ravichandar  Lingyu Ren 
 Junnan Song  Ahmet Teber Fatemeh Tehranipoor 
 Mattewos Tefferi  Ridvan Umaz  Ying Yan
 Danxu Zhang  Lingyi Zhang  


TA Awards

Fall 2016
 Avnish Kumar    
Spring 2017  
 Wenjie Huang Yiqi Liu James Wilson 


Best Paper Awards

Martin D. Fox, Chunming Li, Chenyang Xu and Changfeng Gui, “Distance Regularized Level Set Evolution and Its Application to Image Segmentation,” IEEE Signal Processing Society Conference, March 2016.

Wen Chen, Bahram Javidi, and Xudong Chen, “Advances in optical security systems,”  Advances in Optics and Photonics.

Gang Yao, M. Williams, A. P. Dani, “Gyro-aided Visual Tracking Using Iterative Earth Mover’s Distance,” International Conference on Information Fusion, July 2016.

Lingyi Zhang, David Sidoti, Krishna Pattipati and David Castanon, “Approaches for Solving m-Best 3-Dimensional Dynamic Scheduling Problems for Large m,” International Conference on Information Fusion, July 2016.

Fatemeh Tehranipoor, Wei Yan, and John A. Chandy, “A Study of Power Supply Variation as a Source of Random Noise,” International Conference on VLSI Design, January 2017.

F. A. Althowibi and J. E. Ayers, “X-Ray Analysis of Metamorphic In(x)Ga(1-x)As/ In(y)Ga(1-y)As Superlattices on GaAs (001) Substrates,” Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology B, March 2017.

J.W. Lee, D. Lim, B. Gassend, G.E. Suh, M. van Dijk, and S. Devadas, “A technique to build a secret key in integrated circuits for identification and authentication applications,” Most cited paper in history of IEEE Symposium on VLSI Circuits.