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Twenty-four ND Students Win NSF GRFP Awards

nwelding • Date: April 4, 2016

A total of 24 current students, 19 graduate students and five undergraduates, were selected as winners of the 2016 Graduate Research Fellowship Program, with another 17 earning honorable mention. This doubles the number of University honorees from 2015.

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Three Engineers Receive Early Career Awards from NSF

nwelding • Date: March 4, 2016

The National Science Foundation (NSF) has named three junior faculty members winners of the Early Career Development Award (CAREER), the most prestigious award given by the U.S. government to young faculty in engineering and science.

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Notre Dame Engineering Announces the First Two Keysight RF and Microwave Industry-Ready Certified Students

nwelding • Date: January 28, 2016

David Surine and Thomas Zirkle are the first Notre Dame engineering students to be awarded Keysight RF [radio frequency] and Microwave Industry-Ready Student Certification from Keysight Technologies as part of the Keysight RF/Microwave Industry-Ready Student Certification program.

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Notre Dame Wireless Institute: Building a Better Phone

nwelding • Date: January 25, 2016

Every time an individual uses a cell phone, he absorbs some electromagnetic radiation. Each phone must comply with the Federal Communications Commission’s limits on the specific absorption rate of radiation that is considered safe for the body. The key, according to Notre Dame engineers, is being creative in how a phone’s technology can work within these limits.

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Thomson Reuters Names Five Notre Dame Faculty among the Top 1 Percent of Highly Cited Scholars

nwelding • Date: January 19, 2016

Five Notre Dame faculty members have been named to the Thomson Reuters’ 2015 Highly Cited Researchers list, the top 1 percent of the almost 9 million scholars and scientists, accounting for more than 2 million journal papers, who publish their academic findings every year.

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