Clark School Home UMD
ECE

News Story

Galloway, Ropp Awarded L-3 Graduate Research Fellowships

Galloway, Ropp Awarded L-3 Graduate Research Fellowships

Kevin Galloway (left) and Chad Ropp (right)
Kevin Galloway (left) and Chad Ropp (right)

ECE graduate students Kevin Galloway and Chad Ropp have been awarded L-3 Graduate Research Fellowships for the 2010-2011 academic year.

Kevin Galloway is advised by Professor P. S. Krishnaprasad (ECE/ISR), while Chad Ropp, a 2007 B.S. graduate in electrical engineering at Maryland, is advised by Assistant Professor Edo Waks (ECE/IREAP). Kevin and Chad are two of five Ph.D. students in the A. James Clark School of Engineering to receive the L-3 Graduate Fellowships this year. The other fellowship recipients were Gregory Gremillion, Keith Gregorczyk, and Jessica Sheehan.

In July 2010, L-3 Communications gave a gift of $1 million over three years to the Clark School to benefit students through scholarships, fellowships and student program support. L-3 Graduate Research Fellowships annually support five Clark School Ph.D. candidates in the last three years of a Ph.D. program who conduct research in cybersecurity, robotics, energy, systems engineering, or reliability engineering.

October 13, 2010


Prev   Next

Current Headlines

Cleaveland, Marcus win NSF grant to develop models for cyber-physical systems

New NSF grant funds research to build network of tiny robots for bridge inspection

Alumnus Tapped to Direct Main Funding Body for Scientific Research in Egypt

Reelin’ in a Whopper—A True Fish Tale

Lithium-ion battery research profiled in DOE newsletter

Ephremides receives NSF grant to bridge wireless network theories

UMD Researchers Bridge Gap between Microelectronics, Biological Systems

Ephremides Wins IEEE MILCOM Lifetime Acheivement Award

News Resources

Return to Newsroom
Search News
Archived News

Events Resources

Events Calendar

Additional Resources

UM Newsdesk
Faculty Experts