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Fifteen from engineering join Cardinal Key society

Fifteen students from the College of Engineering recently became members of Iowa State’s Cardinal Key honor society, an organization established in 1926 to recognize students, faculty, and staff at the university for their outstanding leadership, service contributions, scholarship achievements, and character. The following engineering students were inducted into the society during a ceremony on April … Continue reading Fifteen from engineering join Cardinal Key society

Staff, students from engineering recognized for commitment to learning communities

ISU’s learning communities program recently recognized faculty and staff who supervised peer mentors in this year’s program, as well as students for their efforts to be positive models for  learning community members and support the university’s academic goals. Lisa Rueschhoff, senior in materials science and engineering, was named a 2012-2013 Exemplary Peer Mentor. 2012-2013 Exemplary … Continue reading Staff, students from engineering recognized for commitment to learning communities

Iowa State student a finalist for two environmental awards

Casey Fangmann, a senior studying industrial engineering at Iowa State University,  launched a recycling program on his dorm floor during his freshman year. Four years and thousands of recycled plastic bottles later, Fangmann is now up for two national environmental awards: a $5,000 scholarship from the Udall Foundation and SmartPower’s “America’s Next Eco Star” award. … Continue reading Iowa State student a finalist for two environmental awards

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ECpE student receives IEEE award

Electrical engineering PhD candidate Yang Li has been selected to receive an IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society Doctoral Research Award for his proposal “Design of a Non-Metallic, Low-Loss Metamaterial Planar Superlens at Microwave Frequency.” The award includes a $2,500 fellowship. Li’s proposal involves creating a planar lens for super-resolution imaging (a ‘superlens’) by three-dimensional arrays … Continue reading ECpE student receives IEEE award

Amit Pande

Computer engineering PhD student named 2010 Computing Innovation Fellow

The Computing Research Association and Computing Community Consortium recently named Amit Pande, a computer engineering PhD student at Iowa State University, a 2010 Computing Innovation Fellow. The fellowship provides Pande financial support to conduct postdoctoral research in video encryption and security. “We plan to develop new strategies for video encryption that can significantly reduce the … Continue reading Computer engineering PhD student named 2010 Computing Innovation Fellow