Clark School Home UMD
ECE

ECE News Story

Alumnus Ashok Veeraraghavan Promoted to Associate Professor at Rice University

Alumnus Ashok Veeraraghavan Promoted to Associate Professor at Rice University

Alumnus Ashok Veeraraghavan (M.S. ’04, Ph.D. ’08) has been promoted to Associate Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Rice University. 

Veeraraghavan earned his M.S. and Ph.D. in ECE from the University of Maryland in 2004 and 2008, respectively. As a student at Maryland, he was advised by Dr. Rama Chellappa, Distinguished University Professor and Chair of Electrical and Computer Engineering. Since joining the Rice faculty in 2010, Veeraraghavan’s lab has developed mobileVision, a simple device to monitor eye health, and FlatCam, a project with engineering colleague Richard Baraniuk that is developing a lens-less camera platform.

Earlier this month, Veeraraghavan won an NSF CAREER Award for “A Signal Processing Framework for Computational Imaging: From Theory to Applications.” Read more about Dr. Veeraraghavan’s research and his award here

Related Articles:
Alumnus Profile: Yashwanth (Yash) Hemaraj
Alumnus Aswin Sankaranarayanan Wins Excellence in Teaching Award at Carnegie Mellon University
Alumnus Ashok Veeraraghavan Wins NSF CAREER Award
Alumnus Aswin Sankaranarayanan wins NSF CAREER Award
Chellappa and Liu Ranked in Top 150 Scientists on Academic Website
Alumnus Profile: Jameel Francis
Electrical and Computer Engineering Wins 2018 Alumni Cup
Alumnus Profile: Josh Goldberg
Five Students Led by Jaffe Participate in the Semifinals and Finals of the International Space Solar Power Student Project Competition 
Alumnus Profile: Christopher Chornay

April 4, 2017


Prev   Next

Current Headlines

Munday, Waks, and Collaborators’ Research Featured on Cover of Advanced Optical Materials

ECE Names 2017-2018 Distinguished Dissertation Fellows

Hacking Tomorrow's Tech World

UMD Celebrates Invention of Year Winners, Ventures, and Partnerships at 'Innovate Maryland'

Ulukus named Anthony Ephremides Professor in Information Sciences and Systems

Four Clark School Professors Receive Competitive DURIP Grants

Dinesh Manocha Elected AAAI Fellow

Maryland researchers develop computational approach to understanding brain dynamics

News Resources

Return to Newsroom

Search News

Archived News

Events Resources

Events Calendar

Additional Resources

UM Newsdesk

Faculty Experts