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Professor Sonia Fahmy

Fahmy, one of 19 Purdue innovators recently issued US patent

Congratulations to Professor Sonia Fahmy on her recent patent issued for “Proactive customer care in a communication system,” #11,399,295. She was one of the 19 innovators at Purdue who were recently issued a patent from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.

Vassilis Zikas, associate professor of computer science and security researcher who leads the Purdue Blockchain lab (The PuB)

Purdue University research group receives $8M from Algorand Foundation to transform blockchain ecosystem at global scale

The research group, headed by Associate Professor Vassilis Zikas, was awarded an $8 million grant from the Algorand Foundation, to advance the theory and applications of blockchain. Τhe Algorand blockchain is a carbon-neutral Layer 1 blockchain that solves for the blockchain trilemma by achieving both security and scalability on a decentralized protocol.

Alex Psomas, Assistant Professor in Computer Science

Psomas earns NSF CAREER award

Computer science assistant professor and theory researcher, Alex Psomas, won a National Science Foundation CAREER award for his proposed work titled, “Incentives, Fairness, and Efficiency without Monetary Transfers."

Benes elected Fellow of the European Association for Computer Graphics

Professor Bedrich Benes has been elected Eurographics Fellow in recognition of his outstanding contributions to procedural modeling and simulation of natural phenomena, and his comprehensive service to the community and the Eurographics Association in particular.


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