Clark School Home UMD
ECE

ECE News Story

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


Prev   Next

Current Headlines

These are tiny robots. And they are awesome.

Are you ready to compete in the e-Bike student challenge?

ECE Launches Texas Instruments Peer Mentoring Fellowship Program

International Workshop on Cyber Deception and Defense addresses threats and countermeasures

Bioinspired robotics REU students present final projects

MC2 Researchers Have Six Papers Accepted to USENIX Security Symposium

Engineers Without Borders Provides Electricity for Yabucoa Elder Care Center in Puerto Rico

Company Co-Founded by Rajiv Laroia Receives $121 Million Investment

News Resources

Return to Newsroom

Search News

Archived News

Events Resources

Events Calendar

Additional Resources

UM Newsdesk

Faculty Experts