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Costello Receives IEEE EAB Vice President’s Recognition Award

nwelding • Date: December 23, 2014

Daniel J. Costello Jr. (center) receives the 2014 Vice President's Recognition Award from Saurahb Sinha, the IEEE Educational Activities Board (EAB) vice chair and Karen Panetta, the chair of the EAB awards committee.

Daniel J. Costello Jr., the Leonard Bettex Professor Emeritus of Electrical Engineering at the University of Notre Dame, recently received the 2014 Vice President’s Recognition Award from the Educational Activities Board (EAB) of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). Among its duties, the EAB honors individuals and corporations for their contributions to engineering and technical education.

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Notre Dame Spin-out Company Wins Big at International Conference on Microelectronics

nwelding • Date: December 3, 2014

Indiana Integrated Circuits, LLC (IIC), an Innovation Park-based company that was co-founded by Notre Dame faculty and researchers, has recently been awarded the highly coveted, $150,000 Elevator Pitch Prize from the MEMS (Microelectromechanical Systems) Industry Group. The prize is directed toward fabrication and prototyping services to be provided by MEMs foundry Rogue Valley Microdevices of Medford, Oregon.

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Notre Dame Professor Named 2014 Indiana Master of Innovation

nwelding • Date: November 20, 2014

Gary Bernstein, Frank Freimann Professor of Electrical Engineering and Associate Director of Notre Dame’s Center for Nanoscience and Technology (NDnano), was awarded the inaugural Indiana Master of Innovation Award from the Indiana Economic Development Corporation and Forbes, Inc. for his work on the development of Quilt Packaging (QP) technology.

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Gupta Receives Collegiate Professorship

nwelding • Date: November 12, 2014

Vijay Gupta has been named a College of Engineering Collegiate Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering, an honor bestowed upon him in recognition “of his exceptional performance in his first several years at the University of Notre Dame.” 
In addition to his title, the appointment includes an annual discretionary research funding supplement.

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Jena Receives 2014 MBE Young Investigator Award

nwelding • Date: October 22, 2014

Debdeep Jena, professor of electrical engineering at the University of Notre Dame, has been selected as the 2014 Young Investigator by the International Molecular Beam Epitaxy (MBE) Advisory Committee. He is being recognized for “using MBE to unravel new electronic and photonic phenomena in polar semiconductor heterostructures, and for sustained leadership in the demonstration of their device applications.”

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