National Center Expanding Due to Success of Centers

As a result of the continued success of the Center for GRid-connected Advanced Power Electronic Systems (GRAPES) along with the newly formed Cybersecurity Center for Secure Evolvable Energy Delivery Systems (SEEDS) and the Center for Power Optimization of...

$3.2 Million Grant Contributes Toward Engineering Professor’s Research

The U.S. Department of Energy’s Advanced Research Projects Agency awarded a UA electrical engineering professor $3.2 million in grants for projects in developing eco-friendly ways to power equipment for industrial companies. The grant allows two projects to run...

Professors Alan Mantooth and Jing Yang recognized as campus leaders in research funding

The University of Arkansas recently honored its “Top 15 in 2015” class of research award recipients in a ceremony Tuesday in Sturgis Hall at the Janelle Y. Hembree Alumni House. The offices of the provost and vice chancellor for academic affairs and vice provost for...

Undergraduate Summer Research Highlighted at Poster Session

On July 28, students in electrical engineering and computer science and computer engineering presented posters to faculty, staff and students. The presenters consisted of 11 electrical engineering students and two computer science and computer engineering students....

U of A Receives $3.2 Million from the Department of Energy

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – The U.S. Department of Energy’s Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy has awarded Distinguished Professor Alan Mantooth a total of $3.2 million for two projects that will accelerate the development and deployment of a new class of efficient,...

How connected cars introduce new cybersecurity challenges

By Alan Mantooth 20 September 2017, 15:03 p.m. When it comes to the cybersecurity of new vehicles on the road, several converging trends should give us pause. Though the automotive industry is working to meet the inherent cybersecurity challenges of “connected cars,”...

IEEE/NIST Timing Challenges in the Smart Grid Workshop

Dr. Rick Blum recently spoke at the IEEE-SA/NIST Timing Challenges in Smart Grid Workshop. Background - Dynamic distributed measurement and control systems are time sensitive. In distributed control where scheduling of resources, seamlessly orchestrated coordination,...

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Internet Attack Prompts Warning to Utilities

Originally published October 26, 2016        On Friday, Oct. 21,  a Distributed Denial of service (DDos) attack against the Dyn Managed Domain Name System (DNS) infrastructure occurred, which shut down some popular web-based media systems.  Such attacks are...

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Undergraduate Summer Research Highlighted at Poster Session

Undergraduate Summer Research Highlighted at Poster Session

On July 28, students in electrical engineering and computer science and computer engineering presented posters to faculty, staff and students. The presenters consisted of 11 electrical engineering students and two computer science and computer engineering students....

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National Center Expanding Due to Success of Centers

National Center Expanding Due to Success of Centers

As a result of the continued success of the Center for GRid-connected Advanced Power Electronic Systems (GRAPES) along with the newly formed Cybersecurity Center for Secure Evolvable Energy Delivery Systems (SEEDS) and the Center for Power Optimization of...

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U of A Receives $3.2 Million from the Department of Energy

U of A Receives $3.2 Million from the Department of Energy

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – The U.S. Department of Energy’s Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy has awarded Distinguished Professor Alan Mantooth a total of $3.2 million for two projects that will accelerate the development and deployment of a new class of efficient,...

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2016 Lehigh University Awards

2016 Lehigh University Awards

Congratulations to Dr. Rick Blum and all of the award recipients: ELEANOR AND JOSEPH F. LIBSCH RESEARCH AWARD Rick Blum, Robert W. Wiseman Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Director of the Energy Systems Engineering Institute Since coming...

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