Published on October 8, 2019
KU electrical engineering Ph.D. student Jonathan Owen spent the summer of 2019 as a graduate intern at the Army Research Laboratory (ARL). In a competition for graduate summer intern research, Owen placed first among more than 200 students in his directorate, and placed third among more than 1,000... Read More

Published on October 8, 2019
A paper co-authored by EECS Ph.D. student Naveed Mahmud and his advisor, Assistant Professor Esam El-Araby, was recognized at the 32nd IEEE International System-on-Chip Conference (SOCC’19) in September 2019. The paper “Dimension Reduction for Efficient Pattern Recognition in High Spatial... Read More

Published on October 8, 2019
KU EECS Assistant Professor Taejoon Kim is leading an effort funded by Samsung to eliminate cost concerns that threaten the deployment of 5G millimeter wave (mmWave) cellular communications. Wireless providers facing challenges with the expensive deployment and maintenance of small-cell base... Read More

Published on May 17, 2019
Sony Corporation of America is supporting Assistant Professor Morteza Hashemi to develop novel multi-hop routing protocols for millimeter wave (mmWave) communication systems. By 2022, global data traffic generated annually by mobile devices is projected to surpass 900 exabytes. To address the... Read More

Published on May 17, 2019
A KU paper submitted to the 2019 IEEE International Conference on Real-Time and Embedded Technology and Applications Symposium (RTAS) has been designated as an Outstanding Paper. The paper, “Denial-of-Service Attacks on Shared Cache in Multicore: Analysis and Prevention,” was co-authored by Ph.D.... Read More

Published on May 17, 2019
The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded EECS Assistant Professor Alexandru Bardas and his collaborator, Bradley Fidler from Stevens Institute of Technology, a research grant to design a novel framework of metrics that can be used by cybersecurity professionals to better harmonize... Read More

Published on May 17, 2019
Ph.D. Student Dalton Hahn is a recipient of the prestigious Madison and Lila Self Graduate Fellowship, which will provide him with four years of support to pursue his research interests in cybersecurity and privacy. The Self Graduate Fellowship Program sponsors incoming or first-year doctoral... Read More

Published on March 20, 2019
EECS Professor Suzanne Shontz has been elected Vice Chair of the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM) Activity Group on Computational Science and Engineering. Her term run from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2020. SIAM is a professional society which focuses on research in applied... Read More

Published on March 20, 2019
The 2019 HackKU event, hosted by the KU chapter of the Association for Computing Machinery, was the most successful in the event's history and was the largest student hackathon in Kansas this year. More than 230 students came from all over North America to build interesting "Social Good"-themed... Read More

Published on March 20, 2019
The NSF is supporting Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Assistant Professor Alexandru Bardas to develop a novel approach for protecting computer systems and networks. Current information technology (IT) systems used by regular users and companies are relatively static configurations;... Read More


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