Clark School Home UMD

ISR News Story

ISR alumni Sarkar, Poovendran earn tenure


Two ISR alumni have been granted tenure at their respective universities in recent weeks. ISR alumnae Dr. Saswati Sarkar has been promoted to associate professor with tenure in the University of Pennsylvania's Electrical and Systems Engineering Department. Sarkar's Ph.D. advisor was former ISR-affiliated faculty member Leandros Tassiulas.

ISR alumnus Dr. Radha Poovendran has been promoted to associate professor with tenure by the University of Washington's Electrical Engineering Department. He won a Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE) in 2005. Poovendran's Ph.D. advisor was Professor John Baras (ECE/ISR).

November 9, 2006


Prev   Next

 

 

Current Headlines

University of Maryland School of Engineering Announces Unprecedented Investment from A. James & Alice B. Clark Foundation

Alumni Naomi Leonard and Xiaobo Tan part of public lecture on underwater robotics

Clark School Spinout Developing Pediatric Cancer Drug Delivery System to Prevent Hearing Loss from Chemotherapy

UMD Solar Decathlon team takes 1st place in the U.S., 2nd place in the world

UMD Researchers Develop Stable, Robust Li-ion Battery Chemistry

Five ISR faculty part of $8 million NIH grant to combat hearing loss in older people

Building Together Announcement Garners Extensive Media Coverage

Maryland Power Electronics Laboratory participates in Maryland Manufacturing Day

The Home of the Future

Espy-Wilson's technology included in new Alcatel MOVE TIME smart watch

News Resources

Return to Newsroom

Search News

Archived News

Events Resources

Events Calendar