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For the latest news at the College of Engineering and Applied Sciences, you can access the July issue of the CEAS Newsletter at: College of Engineering and Applied Sciences e-News.

Ajay Gupta Elected as Vice-Chair of IEEE Computer Society Technical Activities Committee

Dr. Ajay Gupta, a Professor of Computer Science at Western Michigan University, has been elected as the Vice-Chair of the prestigious IEEE Computer Society (IEEE-CS) Technical Activities Committee. more

NSF XSEDE Super-Computing Infrastructure Allocation

Congratulations to Prof. Fahad Saeed (CS/ECE) who has been allocated time (and space) on the prestigious NSF Extreme Science and Engineering Discovery Environment (XSEDE) super-computing infrastructure. The XSEDE is the most powerful and robust collection of integrated digital resources and supercomputing services in the world. more

Research Awards

NSF Research Experiences for Undergraduates

Prof. Saeed has been awarded US$ 16,000 as Research Experience for Undergraduate (REU) supplement which is part of NSF grant CRII CCF-1464268. more

NSF Visualization and Analysis for C Code Security Grant

Dr. Steve Carr (WMU, PI), James Yang (WMU, co-PI), Jean Mayo (MTU, PI) and Ching-Kuang Shene (MTU, co-PI) have been awarded a $300,000 National Science Foundation grant ($169K WMU, $131K MTU) entitled “VACCS - Visualization and Analysis for C Code Security.” more

National Science Foundation Cloud-Based Software Testing Grant

Dr. Zijiang Yang (PI) has been awarded a $65,559 National Science Foundation EAGER grant entitled “Systematic and Scalable Testing of Concurrent Software in the Cloud.” The objective of this research is to develop new algorithms and software tools to address the crucial problems of systematic and scalable testing of shared-memory concurrent software. more

National Science Foundation High Performance Computing Big Data Grant

Dr. Fahad Saeed, assistant professor of computer science and electrical & computer engineering, was recently awarded a Research Initiation Initiative (CRII) research grant of US $171,341 from the National Science Foundation (NSF). The grant will support his research on high performance algorithms and architectures for Big Data. more

Qatar Foundation Intelligent Transport Systems Grant

Drs. Ala Al-Fuqaha (WMU, PI), Elyes Ben Hamida (QMIC, Lead-PI) and Bharat Bhargava (Purdue University, PI) have been awarded a $900,000 Qatar Foundation grant to study intelligent transport systems (ITS). more

National Science Foundation Adaptive Memory Resource Management Grant

Drs. Steve Carr (WMU, co-PI), Laura Brown (MTU, PI) and Zhenlin Wang (MTU, co-PI) have been awarded a $400,000 National Science Foundation grant entitled “Adaptive Memory Resource Management in a Data Center - A Transfer Learning Approach.” more