Digital Technology Center News

Added 5/26/2020

Fighting Covid 19 with Deep Graphs

Prof. George Karypis with PhD students Vasileios Ioannidis (ECE) and Saurav Manchanda (CSci) from the DTC at the University of Minnesota, a team of scientists from the Ohio State University, Hunan University, and Amazon’s AWS AI labs in Shanghai and Palo Alto have created the Drug Repurposing Knowledge Graph (DRKG) and a set of machine learning tools that can be used to prioritize drugs for repurposing studies. More on fighting Covid 19

Added 12/26/2019

Georgios B. Giannakis, Endowed Professor of ECE and Director of DTC won the 2019 IEEE SP Norbert Wiener Society Award.

University of Minnesota, Electrical and Computer Engineering, McKnight Presidential Chair Professor, and Director of the Digital Technology Center, Georgios B. Giannakis, won the 2019 IEEE Signal Processing Society Norbert Wiener Award. The citation reads "for fundamental contributions to statistical signal processing, especially for networking and communications, and for outstanding mentoring of young researchers." More on Giannakis