Dr. Oleg Komogortsev, Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science, was named as one of the recipients of the very prestigious Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE) for his work in cybersecurity with emphasis on eye movement-driven biometrics and health assessment.
PECASE is "the highest honor bestowed by the United States government on science and engineering professionals in the early stages of their independent research careers". Additional details about the award can be found in the following press release: https://www.whitehouse.gov/the-press-office/2017/01/09/president-obama-honors-federally-funded-early-career-scientists
In addition, interested readers can obtain more information regarding Dr. Komogortsev's award at https://nsf.gov/news/news_summ.jsp?cntn_id=190794&org=NSF&from=news .
Deadline: April 14, 2017, midnight