2012: CISE Pizza Party and Science Day Awards

15 Saint Mary’s Street, Lobby

Friday, April 13
4:00 – 5:30 pm

Congratulations to CISE First  Prize winner:

  • Yushan Chen – Advisor, Calin Belta “LTL Robot Motion Control based on Automata Learning of Environmental Dynamics”

Congratulations to CISE Honorable mention winners:

  • Enes Bilgin – Advisor, Michael Caramanis “Provision of Regulation Service Reserves by Flexible Distributed Loads: Optimal Participation in Balancing and Real Time Power Markets”
  • Hanieh Mirzaei – Advisor, Pirooz Vakili “A New Approach to Rigid-body Minimization with Application to Molecular Docking”
  • Alphan Ulusoy – Advisor, Calin Belta “Optimality and Robustness in Multi-Robot Path Planning with Temporal Logic Constraints”

Entries were judged on scientific or engineering innovation, relevance, promise of future impact, societal implications, and the exhibitor’s presentation. All students whose advisors are CISE affiliated were considered for the CISE awards.

The 2012 CISE judges were:

  • Murat Alanyali, Associate Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, College of Engineering
  • Sean Andersson, Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering, College of Engineering
  • Calin Belta, Associate Professor, Mechanical Engineering, College of Engineering
  • Ayse Coskun, Assistant Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, College of Engineering
  • Henry Lam, Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics & Statistics, College of Arts and Sciences
  • Mac Schwager, Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering, College of Engineering
  • David Starobinski, Associate Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, College of Engineering

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