Rice University professor and engineer Richard Baraniuk has been elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. Baraniuk is the Victor E. Cameron Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering.
Ictal Inhibitors won the top prize in the George R. Brown Engineering Design Showcase held April 13 at Rice University’s Tudor Fieldhouse. The Excellence in Engineering Award brought with it a prize of $5,000. Team members are, left to right, Sarah Hooper, Erik Biegert, Justin Pensock, Marissa Levy, Randy Zhang and Luke Van der Spoel, all seniors..
Reginald DesRoches, chair of the School of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the Georgia Institute of Technology, will become dean of Rice University’s George R. Brown School of Engineering July 1.