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Viterbi Newswire 11/17/05



Viterbi Museum Hours
The Viterbi Museum located adjacent to the elevator on the second floor of Tutor Hall is now open from 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM on Fridays.

Eta Kappa Nu Engineering Honor Society Honors President Sample
USC President Steven B. Sample becomes only the 108th Eminent Member of the National Honor Society at a luncheon held in Ronald Tutor Hall.
Viterbi School Establishes Silverman Chair
In the 100 Years of Engineering celebration, the USC Viterbi School is honoring its longest serving dean by establishing the Leonard Silverman Chair.
SITeC Graduate Course on Intellectual Property to Debut in Spring
"Intellectual Property Law for Engineers and Scientists" will be available via the Distance Education Network.
Two Viterbi Faculty Named to Early Career Chairs
Bhaskar Krishnamachari and Tzung Hsiai "show exceptional distinction and promise," says Dean Yannis Yortsos.
More Viterbi School Faculty Receive Honors
o       Florian Mansfeld and Iraj Ershaghi
o       George Chilingar
o       Joe Devinny
Viterbi Centennial Lecture Series Kicks Off
William Rouse, director of the Tennenbaum Institute at Georgia Tech gives two lectures, one on "enterprise transformation" and another on "rankings."
Annenberg Foundation Funding Puts Contour Crafting on Fast Track
A $100,000 grant will intensify research on innovative computer-automated construction technology with potential to help disaster-torn areas.
IMSC Provides Technology Upgrade for Online Maps
Cyrus Shahabi is leading a team of computer scientists at the Integrated Media Systems Center to make online maps interactive, three-dimensional, extremely accurate, and easy to access.
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