Dan Boneh, DeFi, and Bitcoin

Dan Boneh, DeFi, and Bitcoin

Summary
Could blockchain be used to improve supply chain management, expedite real-estate transactions and the transfer of deeds, or modernize voting technology?
Nov
2021
Published : Jun 28th, 2022 at 05:33 pm
Updated : Jun 28th, 2022 at 05:34 pm

Krishna Shenoy’s appointment as HHMI Investigator Renewed

Krishna Shenoy’s appointment as HHMI Investigator Renewed

Summary
The renewal is in support of his interests in the general area of fundamental cortical motor control and brain-computer interface design.
Oct
2021
Published : Jun 28th, 2022 at 05:30 pm
Updated : Jun 28th, 2022 at 05:31 pm

Shanhui Fan selected as a 2021 Simons Investigator in Physics

Shanhui Fan selected as a 2021 Simons Investigator in Physics

Summary
The Simons Investigators program supports outstanding theoretical scientists in their most productive years, when they are establishing creative new research directions, providing leadership to the field and effectively mentoring junior scientists.
Oct
2021
Published : Jun 28th, 2022 at 05:16 pm
Updated : Jun 28th, 2022 at 05:17 pm

Krishna Saraswat receives the 2021 Aristotle Award

Krishna Saraswat receives the 2021 Aristotle Award

Summary
His profound expertise in several semiconductor technologies is only matched by his passion in student advising.
Sep
2021
Published : Jun 28th, 2022 at 05:08 pm
Updated : Jun 28th, 2022 at 05:14 pm

Priyanka Raina: How computer chips get speedier through specialization

Priyanka Raina: How computer chips get speedier through specialization

Summary
Increasingly, the path to faster, more efficient computers is in chips that excel at specific tasks, says this expert in chip design.
Sep
2021
Published : Jun 28th, 2022 at 05:05 pm
Updated : Jun 28th, 2022 at 05:07 pm

Bill Dally and Andrea Goldsmith selected for PCAST

Bill Dally and Andrea Goldsmith selected for PCAST

Summary
PCAST is the President’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology.
Sep
2021
Published : Jun 28th, 2022 at 05:03 pm
Updated : Jun 28th, 2022 at 05:05 pm

Priyanka Raina recognized as an Intel Rising Star Faculty, 2021

Priyanka Raina recognized as an Intel Rising Star Faculty, 2021

Summary
The program recognizes faculty members who work with disruptive technologies that have the potential to advance the future of computing in a variety of fields.
Sep
2021
Published : Jun 28th, 2022 at 05:01 pm
Updated : Jun 28th, 2022 at 05:02 pm

Robert Grey wins 2020 Okawa Prize

Robert Grey wins 2020 Okawa Prize

Summary
His citation reads, for "seminal research in information coding theory and data compression, and enormous contributions to the promotion of diversity in engineering education."
Sep
2021
Published : Jun 28th, 2022 at 04:58 pm
Updated : Jun 28th, 2022 at 04:59 pm

Data Storage Is Better When It's Bendy

Data Storage Is Better When It's Bendy

Summary
New phase-change memory needs less energy, partly because it's built on plastic.
Sep
2021
Published : Jun 28th, 2022 at 04:53 pm
Updated : Jun 28th, 2022 at 04:54 pm