Electrical and Computer Engineering News
Six rising juniors and eight rising seniors will work on engineering research projects this summer.
Computer science major Winnona DeSombre, A18, electrical engineering major Ryan Stocking, E18, and Tania Alarcón, a Ph.D. student in civil and environmental engineering, received awards for outstanding achievements in service, leadership, and civic engagement during their time at Tufts.
Jeff Hopwood, a professor in electrical and computer engineering, has been elected as an AVS Fellow.
A new graduate degree in human-robot interaction at Tufts is the first of its kind in the nation.
The Tufts Robotics Club took first place in team and individual categories in the Olympiad Tournament in the international Trinity College Fire Fighting Robot Contest.
Tom Vandervelde, an associate professor of electrical and computer engineering, holds the tenth annual liquid nitrogen ice cream party at REAP Labs.
A team of Tufts students took second place at the MITRE eCTF (embedded capture-the-flag) competition.
Karl Cronburg, a Ph.D. student in computer science, Brian Rappaport, a senior studying electrical engineering, and Kerrianne Marino, a master's student in human factors, were among the engineers who participated in the Boston Marathon on Monday.
Joseph P. Noonan, E67, EG69, EG73, a professor emeritus and former chair of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, passed away on April 10.