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Notre Dame research funding reaches record-breaking levels

The University of Notre Dame has received $138.1 million in research funding for fiscal year (FY) 2017, surpassing the previous record of $133.7 million set in FY 2015. Additionally, the University also broke its monthly record receiving $27.6 million in June alone.

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Laneman to Receive IEEE Tomiyasu Award

Nina Welding • Date: July 10, 2017

The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) has named J. Nicholas Laneman, professor of electrical engineering at the University of Notre Dame, the recipient of the 2018 Kiyo Tomiyasu Award.

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Null joins ND Wireless Institute as Senior Research Software Engineer

tsammons • Date: July 5, 2017

Scott Null has joined the ND Wireless Institute in the College of Engineering at the University of Notre Dame as a Senior Research Software Engineer.

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Nokia Explores MEC Applications for In-venue Mobile Services

tsammons • Date: June 29, 2017

Venue owners are looking to enhance that experience even more, through better mobile integration of way-finding and venue information, special access to content and augmented and virtual reality experiences. Nokia tested those concepts recently in a trial of applications for multi-access edge computing at the University of Notre Dame Compton family Ice Arena with Notre Dame’s Wireless Institute. The tests relied on both Wi-Fi and cellular networks to provide high-capacity, low-latency wireless coverage: Nokia small cells and Wi-Fi access points, with Nokia’s MEC platform and its AirFrame server hosting the applications.

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Nokia Tests Next-Generation Wireless Applications for University of Notre Dame Stadium

Nina Welding • Date: June 6, 2017

Nokia, in collaboration with the Wireless Institute in the College of Engineering at the University of Notre Dame, has successfully tested applications based on Multi-access Edge Computing (MEC). This software platform delivers flexibility, scalability and efficiency to networks with multiple base stations in order to improve speed of access to data services in congested areas.

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