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

To the Stars: UMD Alumna to Be First African-American Crew Member on the International Space Station

President Obama names Michael Rotkowitz a recipient of the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers

Prof. Ed Ott to receive Richardson Medal (EGU) and Moser Award (SIAM)

Leite Nanophotonics Research Featured on Advanced Optical Materials Cover

Gov Hogan Announces UMD’s Role in $65M Environmental Agenda

Apple Publishes Artificial Intelligence Paper for the First Time Ever Lead by UMD Alumnus

Liu Wins 2016 IEEE Signal Processing Society Meritorious Service Award

University of Maryland to Establish Research Center of Excellence with UTC Climate, Controls & Security and Otis

News Resources

Return to Newsroom

Search News

Archived News

Events Resources

Events Calendar

Additional Resources

UM Newsdesk

Faculty Experts