Philip Ernst, assistant professor of statistics at Rice University, is the recipient of a Young Investigator Award from the Mathematics Division of the Army Research Office (ARO).
In July 2017, Google engineer James Damore distributed a memorandum titled "Google's Ideological Echo Chamber," which was critical of Google's diversity policies. The memo "went viral" and was widely distributed inside and outside of Google, leading to extensive media discussions.
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Each year, the university honors members of the Rice community who have served the students through outstanding teaching, dedication and service.
The Love and Pace team of Rice electrical and computer engineering seniors demonstrated its design for a pacemaker that would place a network of chips the size of a grain of rice in various places inside the heart.
Rice University researchers will help create the worldâ€™s first fully programmable and observable wireless communications network in Salt Lake City as part of a national effort to prepare for a rapidly approaching time when virtually everything will demand wireless data.
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Philip Ernst, assistant professor of statistics at Rice University, was named the recipient of the 2018 Tweedie New Researcher Award from the Institute of Mathematical Statistics (IMS) for â€śgroundbreaking research in exact distribution theory and in stochastic control.