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CSE Alumni Society
Tin Whiskers Brewing Co. Event
Tuesday, Sept 16, 2014
Tin Whiskers Brewing Co.
25 E. 9th St.
St. Paul, MN 55101
$18 for University of Minnesota Alumni Association Members
$20 for non-members
Cost includes hors d'oeuvres, a beer flight, and option tour of the brewery.
Tin Whiskers Brewing Co. was founded in 2011 by all University of Minnesota CSE electrical
engineering graduates - Jake Johnson '07, Jeff Moriarty '08 and George Kellerman '07. In May
this year, they opened their taproom. you can learn more about them and the brewery
RSVP today! Space is limited.
Contact Ann Terry, CSE Director of Alumni Relations
U of MN Alumnus Shengli Zhou elected IEEE Fellow
| Alumnus Shengli Zhou (Ph.D. '03), current |
University of Connecticut faculty member, has
been elected as an IEEE Fellow for his
contributions to wireless and underwater
(Prof. G.B. Giannakis, former advisor)
Alumnus Mark Strong (MS') named VP of
Research and Development at HeartWare
Mark Strong was named vice president
ECE Alumnus Hongliang Chang (Ph.D.'05) and
Alumnus Bodhisatwa Sadhu (Ph.D.'12) authors most downloaded
paper on IEEE Journal of Solid-State Circuits for May 2013
| Bodhisatwa Sadhu (Ph.D.’12), post-doctoral researcher |
at IBM T.J. Watson Research Center, is the author of
the top paper downloaded from the IEEE Journal of
Solid-State Circuits in May 2013. This work—“A
linearized, low-phase-noise VCO-based 25-GHz
PLL with autonomic biasing”—was done in
collaboration with IBM Yorktown and Carnegie
Mellon University, and funded by DARPA.
(Prof. Ramesh Harjani, Ph.D. advisor)
Alumnus Dr. Shengli Zhou promoted to Professor and
received Outstanding Advisor Award
| ECE alumnus Dr. Shengli Zhou (Ph.D.'03 2003), is now|
a faculty member at the University of Connecticut, and
was recently promoted to the rank of Professor with
tenure. Prof. Zhou received also the Outstanding
Faculty Advisor Award at the University of Connecticut.
(Prof. G. B. Giannakis, former advisor)
Did you know?
Inventors Earl Bakken (EE'48) and Seymour Cray (EE'49) are graduates of our
department. Bakken invented the battery-operated cardiac pacemaker and founded
Medtronic, Inc. Cray invented the supercomputer and founded Cray Research, Inc.