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Wednesday February 22, 2017

FIU NSF CREST Internal Advisory Board Meeting

May 7, 2009, 10:00 AM

ECS 349

Board Members:

  • Dr. George Walker

  • Dr. Douglas Wartzok

  • Dr. Rosa Jones

  • Dr. Amir Mirmiran

  • Dr. Joe Leigh Simpson

  • Dr. Jai Navlakha

  • Dr. Abbas Tashakkori

CREST Participants:

  • Yi Deng, CREST PI

  • Malek Adjouadi, CREST Co-PI

  • Armando Barreto, CREST Co-PI

  • Xudong He, CREST Co-PI

  • Naphtali Rishe, CREST Co-PI

  • Shu-Ching Chen, CREST Sr. Investigator

  • Scott Graham, CREST Program Coordinator

  • Steve Luis, CREST Technology Coordinator

Agenda:

"CREST research has resulted in significant growth of our computing-related doctoral programs."
Modesto A. Maidique
FIU President

"The Center's research agenda is bold, forward looking...[and will] create a highly competitive research center capable of training students who possess critical research and technology skills in technical areas that are greatly needed if the United States is to stay competitve in the global IT markeplace."
cholas S. Bowen, Ph.D.
VP of Strategy and Worldwide Operations, IBM Research

"By applying its research to themes critical to the State of Florida, such as disaster management, healthcare for our diverse population, and universal access to information systems, we believe that the Center will enable technology creation that will help keep the United States and Florida competitive in the increasingly-global IT marketplace."
Pete Martinez
Chairman, Florida Research Consortium

"Together we have already established a brain research laboratory and an optical imaging laboratory..."
Raul Herrera, MD.
Chief Research Officer, Miami Children's Hospital

This material is based in part upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant Number OISE-0730065. Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation. © 2007 Florida International University