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October 15, 2013

Anton Tkachenko, ERC student in the Electrical, Computer and Systems Engineering Department (ECSE) at RPI was awarded the Veera and Arjun Saxena Fellowship in Microelectronics. The $3,000 award is given each academic year to an outstanding PhD student in the ECSE Department. Students are selected based on grade point average, overall performance, and faculty recommendations. The ERC congratulates Anton!

September 26, 2013

The Smart Lighting ERC invites students interested in improving the efficiency of lighting across campus to join the Smart Lighting Sustainability Club. The kick-off meeting for the fall semester will be held at 7 pm in CII 7128. The club was established to increase campus awareness of the positive impact of solid state lighting, consistent with Rensselaer’s long term energy conservation plan.

September 24, 2013

Lessons Learned from Internships – ERC students share their internship experiences, presenting a brief discussion about the organization that sponsored the intern, their research topic and personal experiences, and the impact this endeavor had on their life.

August 25, 2013

ERC Graduate Student Md. Mottaleb Hossain from the University of New Mexico is awarded a prestigious SPIE Student Travel Grant 2013 to present his work “Theoretical characteristics of 1.55 µm InN based quantum dot laser” at the SPIE Optics & Photonics Conference, San Diego, CA, USA, August 25-29, 2013.

July 21, 2013

Professor and Director Bob Karlicek is interviewed on Australia’s National Radio Program called “Future Tense”. Listen to the“The Light Bulb Goes Wi-FI” to learn more about smart lighting, color rendering, and other new lighting technologies.