SCAL News - 2016


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.”


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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 ThompsonRebekah 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 SuarezHector 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 –
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