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Raphael Stern featured in IPAM Newsletter

Raphael Stern, a PhD student at the University of Illinois and a Visiting Scholar at the Vanderbilt University Institute for Software Integrated Systems, is featured on page 3 in the Fall 2018 newsletter of the Institute for Pure and Applied Mathematics.

Doug Schmidt named associate provost for research development and technologies

Research technology expert and computer scientist Douglas C. Schmidt has been appointed associate provost for research development and technologies by Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs Susan R. Wente.

Can new cruise control technology eliminate traffic jams?

Good Morning America gets a first look at Ford's new technology that aims to eliminate "phantom" traffic jams, when vehicles back up for no obvious reason.

Watch the video at: https://youtu.be/i29L717bOyo

CPS Security Camps

Campers learn to program RoboScape robots using NetsBlox, a visual programming environment created by Professor of Computer Engineering Akos Ledeczi and his team. The team has worked with students as young as middle schoolers and the June camps are another opportunity to work with young learners. NetsBlox introduces programming basics and a high-level view of distributed computing.

ISIS Researcher, Peter Volgyesi, is featured on DARPA's Spectrum Challenge Video

DARPA’s Spectrum Collaboration Challenge (SC2)–the first collaborative machine-intelligence competition aimed at overcoming spectrum scarcity–held a preliminary event on December

William Barbour selected as Eno Fellow

Each year, the Eno Future Leaders Development Conference (LDC) gives 20 of the nation’s top graduate students in transportation a first-hand look at how national transportation policies are developed.

Vanderbilt wins top prize in first round of DARPA Spectrum Collaboration Challenge

In two years, the world may see a revolutionary solution to the century-old approach of allocating bands for specific use on the radio frequency spectrum. Vanderbilt may help solve the problem.

VISOR Multi-Modal Mobility Workshop

The Jan. 19 Multi-Modal Mobility workshop was sponsored by the Vanderbilt Initiative for Smart Cities Operations and Research (VISOR).