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ECE Alumni Leonard, Tassiulas, Named IEEE Fellows

ECE Alumni Leonard, Tassiulas, Named IEEE Fellows

ECE alumna Naomi Leonard has been named an IEEE Fellow "for contributions to control of underwater vehicles." Leonard, Ph.D. electrical engineering '94, is a professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering at Princeton University. Leonard won a MacArthur Fellow "genius grant" in 2004 for her underwater robotics research. Her advisor was Professor P.S. Krishnaprasad (ECE/ISR).

Leandros Tassiulas, Ph.D. electrical engineering '92, was also named an IEEE fellow for his contributions to algorithms, protocols and architectures of wireless communication networks. He is currently a faculty member at the University of Thessala, Volos, Greece. His advisor was Professor Anthony Ephremides (ECE/ISR).

March 26, 2007


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