Clark School Home UMD
ECE

ECE News Story

Alum Priya Ranjan's Humanitarian Work Aids Tsunami Victims

Alum Priya Ranjan's Humanitarian Work Aids Tsunami Victims

ECE alum Dr. Priya Ranjan, who earned his Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering in 2003, is also very active in humanitarian work for his native India through his involvement with the group Association for India's Development (AID). Priya's faculty advisor was ECE Professor and Institute for Systems Research (ISR) Director Eyad Abed (ECE/ISR), and he is currently a postdoctoral researcher at ISR.

Most recently, Priya and AID have been active in efforts to assist Indian victims of the tsunami. Priya was featured on local television news, and was quoted in a story in the Washington Post. In August 2004, Priya also was featured in a story published by India Abroad.

January 17, 2005


Prev   Next

Current Headlines

FICO purchases alums' cyber risk startup

Former Chair of ECE and VP for Research, Dr. Patrick G. O'Shea, Named President of the University of College Cork in Ireland (UCC)

Shinkyu Park joins MIT Senseable City Lab as postdoc

Safer, Better Li-Ion Batteries

Drop-Drop Interactions on Soft Materials Unravel “Cheerios-Like” Behavior of Liquid Drops

More than 175 attend national Denice Denton Emerging Leaders Workshop

ECE Graduate Student Chongxi Bao Wins Coveted Wylie Fellowship

Abshire on “Science Goes to the Movies” Live at World Science Festival

News Resources

Return to Newsroom

Search News

Archived News

Events Resources

Events Calendar

Additional Resources

UM Newsdesk

Faculty Experts