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|George Pappas Receives Heilmeier Research Award|
|George Pappas, Joseph Moore Professor and Chair of the Department of Electrical and Systems Engineering, has been named the recipient of the 2014-15 George H. Heilmeier Faculty Award for Excellence in Research for "fundamental contributions to embedded, hybrid and networked control systems." The Heilmeier Award honors a Penn Engineering faculty member whose work is scientifically meritorious and has high technological impact and visibility.|
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|Vijay Kumar Named Dean of Penn Engineering|
Penn President Amy Gutmann announced that Vijay Kumar will be the next dean of Penn Engineering, effective July 1, 2015. Provost Vincent Price called him a person of "experience and vision." The selection of Dr. Kumar, UPS Foundation Professor, successfully concludes a comprehensive search to find a successor to Eduardo Glandt.
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|Penn Engineering Students Receive President's Engagement Prize|
President Amy Gutmann announced the selection of five undergraduates at the University of Pennsylvania as the inaugural President’s Engagement Prize recipients. Penn Engineering’s Adrian Lievano and Matthew Lisle were selected for their project “Homegrown Organic Purification Project,” where they will develop and implement a rainwater catchment and purification system in Kimana, Kenya.
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|Visualizing the Future of Robotics|