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Phil Layton Award of Excellence in the Arts goes to ECE student, Zach Alvear Wednesday, Dec. 16, 2020

Zach Alvear was recognized for his contributions to music and the Rice community as a whole by participating in Mariachi Luna Llena, Rice University's student-run professional mariachi group.

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Frank Yang, ECE senior, receives Best Poster Award, Fall 2020 for the Materials Research Society Tuesday, Dec. 15, 2020

Yang's poster was recognized along with 19 other winners from universities worldwide

Santiago Segarra

Santiago Segarra presented with the 2020 IEEE SPS Young Author Best Paper Award Tuesday, Dec. 15, 2020

Award winning paper focused on network topology inference from spectral templates

Kelly and Baraniuk

ECE Professors Kevin Kelly and Richard Baraniuk selected for a 2020 IEEE Best Paper Award Tuesday, Dec. 15, 2020

Both professors will receive the accolade at the ICASSP 2021 in Toronto, Canada


Ken Kennedy Institute graduate fellowship program awards $50,000 Friday, Dec. 11, 2020

Awards to help seven fellows in five Rice Engineering departments further pursue research.