NSF Grants Early Career Development Award to Professor Chou

Pai Chou, Assistant Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, has been honored by the National Science Foundation with a Faculty Early Career Development Award (CAREER) for his research in embedded wireless sensing systems

The CAREER Award is NSF’s most prestigious commendation for new faculty members, recognizing the early career development activities of scholars most likely to become the academic leaders of the 21st century. CAREER awardees are selected on the basis of creative, career-development plans that effectively integrate research and education within the context of the mission of their institution.

Professor Chou is focused on developing embedded computing systems for applications such as wireless sensing systems for health monitoring of civil structures, motion sensing for infant monitoring and art performance, and noninvasive cancer detection.