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Robert Barber graduated with his bachelor's degree and was promoted to graduate research assistantRobert graduated with a Bachelor degree and promoted to a
graduate research assistant at SCAL – August 2017

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Chattanooga's Tennessee Valley Authority logoOur project on “TVA Power Billing Dashboard for Error Detection and
Correction Project” has been funded by TVA – July 2017

 

 

 

 

 

Chattanooga's Enterprise CenterDr. Sartipi was elected to The Enterprise Center Board of Directors – July 2017

 

 

 

 

Tennessee state government logoUniversity of Tennessee at ChattanoogaOur project on “Enabling Wireless 3C Technologies for Smart and
Connected Cities” has been funded by CEACSE – June 2017

 

 

At the Smart Cities Connect & US Ignite Application Summit in Austin, TX, Dr. Sartipi presented a live demonstration of her research on "Real-Time See Through Technology for Collected Autonomous Vehicles" as the stage streamed footage of cars on an actual Chattanooga street applying these new communication technologies that have major implications for promoting future safety for all city streets. Dr. Sartipi was also interviewed by the news station (featured above).

Link to website containing the interview: http://kxan.com/2017/06/27/ technology-of-tomorrow-on- display-at-smart-cities- conference/

- June 2017

 

Keith Hollingsworth joined SCAL to do undergraduate research on data analytics Keith Hollingsworth joined SCAL as an undergraduate student to do research
on data analytics – April 2017

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jose Stovall joined the SCAL lab to do undergraduate research on connected autonomous vehiclesJose Stovall joined SCAL as an undergraduate student to do research on
connected autonomous vehicles – April 2017

 

 

 

 

 

 

Journal of the Southern Medical AssociationOur journal paper on “Hospital Discharge Disposition of Stroke Patients in the State of Tennessee,” has been accepted and will be published in the Journal of the Southern Medical Association – March 2017

 

IEEE SouthconCongratulations to Jin and Edward for having their paper accepted at the IEEE Southeastcon – March 2017

 

International Journal of Telemedicine and ApplicationsOur journal paper on "Real-Time Fall Risk Assessment Using Functional Reach Test" has been published by The International Journal of Telemedicine and Applications –
January 2017

 

Robert Barber joined SCAL as an undergraduate researcherRobert Barber joined SCAL as an undergraduate student to do research on
connected autonomous vehicles – January 2017

 

 

 

 

 


ieeDr. Sartipi was elevated to the grade of IEEE Senior member. IEEE Senior Membership is an    honor bestowed only to those who have made significant contributions to the profession. - December 2016

 

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Our paper on "Fall Recognition using Wearable Technology and Machine Learning" was presented at the IEEE Big Data Conference in Washington D.C. by Austin - December 2016

 

 

 

 

utclogoOur project on “Post Stroke Management Using Hospital Data and Big Data Analytics” has been funded by UTC, Collaborative Research Initiative for Sponsored Programs (CRISP). This is in collaboration with Dr. Fell, Dr. Heath, Dr. Hu, and Dr. Qayyum. - November 2016


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Jin presented a talk on "Big Data Analytics for Smart Health" at the ACM Mid-South Conference. He was awarded first place in the graduate students presentation. - November 2016

 

 

acmAustin presented a talk on "Activity Recognition using Wearable Technology and Machine Learning" at the ACM mid-South Conference. - November 2016

 

 

 

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Our research was featured in the White House News Release: Transportation: The Administration is announcing more than $15 million in new grants and planned funding to evolve the future of urban transportation, including National Science Foundation (NSF) funding for researchers in Chattanooga to test, for the first time, how an entire urban network of connected and autonomous vehicles can automatically cooperate to improve travel efficiency and operate safely during severe weather events.”

 

nsOur project on “US Ignite: Collaborative Research: Focus Area 1: Fleet Management of Large-Scale Connected and Autonomous Vehicles in Urban Settings” has been funded by NSF – January 2017

 

 


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Our project on “Collaborative Research: Robust Asset-and-User-Aware Dispatch of the Power Distribution Grid during Extreme Temperatures” has been funded by NSF – August 2016

 

 

 

MinaDr. Sartipi was announced as a Program Leader for Urban Science & Technology at UTC – July 2016

 

 

 

 

Rebekah Thompson joined SCAL as an graduate student to do the user interface of the mStroke App. She is co-advised by Dr. Nancy Fell – May 2016

 

Hector Suarez joined SCAL as an graduate student to do research on security and HIPPA compliance. He is co-advised by Dr. Li Yang – May 2016

 

edEdward was awarded the best postdoctoral award at the Computer Science and Engineering Department – April 2016

 

 

 

edEdward presented a talk on “Machine Learning and Its Engineering Applications” at the department seminar session – March 2016

 

 

 

 

MinaDr. Sartipi was awarded the UTC Outstanding Faculty Research and Creative Achievement award – March 2016

 

 

 

 

edOur paper on “Flexible Data Acquisition, Compression, and Reconstruction in Advanced Metering Infrastructure” was presented at the Clemson University Power Systems Conference – March 2016

 

 

 

MinaDr. Sartipi was presented at the NSF Future Wireless Cities Workshop, “Future Wireless GigCity in Chattanooga, TN” – February 2016

 

 

 

 

MinaDr. Sartipi was presented at the NSF Workshop on Applications and Services in the Year 2021, “Dark Factory – The next Generation of Smart Manufacturing”January 2016

 

 

 


JinJin graduated with a Bachelor degree and promoted to a graduate research assistant at SCAL –
January 2016

 

 

 

 

braCongratulations to Brandon to successfully defended his thesis – October 2015

 

 

 

 

austinAustin graduated with a Bachelor degree and promoted to a graduate research assistant at SCAL – August 2015

 

 

 

bnewCongratulations to Brian to successfully defended his thesis – July 2015

 

 

 

 

brandonbrianOur paper on “A Real-time, Mobile Timed Up and Go System” was presented at the IEEE Body Sensor Networks – June 2015

 

 

 

 

Ed HuEdward presented “” at the Automated Sensor Based Mobility Analysis for Disease Prevention and Treatment Workshop at IEEE Body Sensor Network Conference – June 2015

 

 

 

 

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Dr. Sartipi is invited to give a talk in Automated Sensor Based Mobility Analysis for Disease Prevention and Treatment Workshop at IEEE Body Sensor Network Conference – May 2015

 

 

 

 

paulJCCongratulations to Austin and Jin to make it to the Dean’s list – May 2015

 

 

 

 

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Congratulations to Brandon to win the Outstanding Graduate Student Award in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering – April 2015

 

 

 

IeeeCongratulations to Brian and Brandon for having their paper accepted at the IEEE Body Sensor Network Conference – April 2015

  

 

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Congratulations to Brandon to win the prestigious Sigma Xi Graduate Student Award – April 2015

 

 

 

 

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Jin Cho joined SCAL as an undergraduate student to do research on predictive analytics – April 2015

 

 

  

 

ie Congratulations to Edward for having his paper accepted for oral presentation at the IEEE Power & Energy Society – January 2015

 

 

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Austin joined SCAL as an undergraduate student to do research on motion analysis – August 2014

 

 

 

 

 

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Dr. Edward (Zhen) Hu joined SCAL as a postdoctoral scholar – August 2014

 

 

 

 

 

nihOur research on “mStroke: Mobile Technology for Post-Stroke Recurrence Prevention and Recovery “ receives funding from NIH – May 2014