March/April 2002
Volume Two - Issue Two

Honors & Awards

Cristina Amon, Director of ICES and Raymond J. Lane Distinguished Professor of Mechanical Engineering, and Biomedical & Health Engineering

Cristina Amon has been named a fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) for her contributions to thermal management techniques for wearable computers and portable electronics. This honor is bestowed upon a limited number of senior IEEE members who have made important contributions to electrical and information technologies and sciences for the benefit of humanity and the profession.

Phil Koopman, Director of ERIS Lab, Associate Professor, ECE

Congratulations to Phil Koopman. On July 1, 2002 Phil will receive tenure in the ECE Department.

Asim Smailagic, Director of LINCS Lab, Senior Research Faculty, ICES

Asim Smailagic has been appointed Associate Editor of the new journal IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing for the 2002-2004 term.

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Ken Westerberg Memorial Blood Drive to be Held on April 9

Call for Proposals: Dowd Engineering Seed Fund for Graduate Student Fellowship

PITA's Engineering Design Projects Course: Bridging Education with Industry

ICES Community Meeting: Ice Cream Included

Online Phone Directories Now Available

CASOS Summer Institute

ICES Intranet

Cristina Amon named Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

Phil Koopman receives tenure in ECE Department

Asim Smailagic appointed Associate Editor of new IEEE journal

Sarah Petricca, BHE Graduate Student

Wearable and Pervasive Computing: Seamless Computing Environment, Asim Smailagic, LINCS Director


ICES Calendar

PITA Symposium Harrisburg, PA, March 25

AIS Open House on April 4

Annual Spring Happy Hour ~ Salsa Style: Club Havana, Shadyside, Wed. April 24

ICES Seminars

Volunteers Needed for Expanding Outreach Activities


30-Day Travel Expense Reimbursement Policy

Rich Hoff: Prism Magazine

Kacey Marra: TEQ Magazine

Cristina Amon, PITA Symposium: Pittsburgh Business Times

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