Celebrating CISE Graduate Student Research at BU Scholars Day

Congratulations to CISE Prize and 2nd Prize winners:

  • CISE Prize winner: Emir Kavurmacioglu – Advisor, David Starobinski “Competition in Private Commons: Price War or Market Sharing?”
  • 2nd prize: Hanieh Mirzaei – Advisors, Pirooz Vakili & Yannis Paschalidis “Flexible Refinement of Protein-Ligand Docking on Manifolds”

Honorable mentions:

    • Mohammad Moghadasi- Advisor: Yannis Paschalidis -“A New Distributed Algorithm for the Side-Chain Positioning Problem”
    • Michael Rahaim- Advisor: Thomas Little-“Heterogeneous Network Integration of RF and Visible Light Communications”
    • Jonathan Wu-Advisor: Prakesh Ishwar and Janusz Konrad- “Body Login: Gesture-Based User Identification and Authentication with Kinect”

All CISE Scholars Day Participants

Entries are judged on scientific or engineering innovation, relevance, promise of future impact, societal implications, and the exhibitor’s presentation.

Judges – CISE affiliated faculty:

  • Sean Andersson, Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering, College of Engineering
  • John Baillieul, Professor, Mechanical Engineering, College of Engineering
  • Michael Caramanis, Professor, Mechanical Engineering, College of Engineering
  • Luis Carvalho, Assistant Professor, Math/Statistics, College of Arts and Sciences
  • Mark Crovella , Professor, Computer Science, College of Arts and Sciences
  • Michael Gevelber, Associate Professor,  Mechanical Engineering, College of Engineering
  • Bobak Nazer, Assistant Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, College of Engineering
  • Ionnis Paschalidis, Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, College of Engineering
  • Mac Schwager, Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering, College of Engineering