Surgery to remove a part of the brain to give relief to patients with epilepsy doesnâ€™t always result in complete seizure relief, but statisticians at Rice University have developed a method for integrating neuroimaging scans to identify patients at high risk of continued seizures before the surgery takes place.
Frank K. Tittel, the J.S. Abercrombie Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE), and professor of bioengineering at Rice University, has been named co-recipient of the 2018 IEEE Medal for Environmental and Safety Technologies.
Satish Nagarajaiah, professor of civil engineering and of mechanical engineering at Rice University, has been elected a Fellow of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE).
Students from computer science and electrical engineering make up the largest cohort Rice has had in KPCB's prestigious program.