Clark School Home UMD

ISR News Story

Priya Ranjan and AID help tsunami survivors

ISR postdoctoral researcher and alum Dr. Priya Ranjan, who earned his Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering in 2003, is also very active in humanitarian work for his native India through his involvement with the group AID (Association for India's Development). Priya's faculty advisor was ISR Director Eyad Abed (ECE/ISR).

Most recently, Priya and AID have been active in efforts to assist Indian victims of the tsunami. Priya was featured on local television news, and was quoted in a story in the Washington Post. In August 2004, Priya also was featured in a story published by India Abroad. AID has made the latest news on the tsunami's effect on India is available on its web site.

| message about tsunami aid from Priya | Washington Post story | video from WUSA channel 9 | web story from WUSA | India Abroad story |

January 17, 2005


Prev   Next

 

 

Current Headlines

Alumnus Ravi Tandon receives NSF CAREER Award

Clark School women of note: Avis Cohen

Reza Ghodssi honored as "Person of Impact" by University of Wisconsin

Brain and Behavior Initiative partners with Arena Stage

A nerve modeled on a battery

UMD Engineers Developing Robots to Compete in RoboMasters 2017

Alumnus Peng Qiu Granted Tenure at Georgia Tech

MacCarthy contributing author to new systems engineering book

A peek under a hybrid’s hood reveals wood?

UMD Pushes Beyond Line of Sight to Map Impacts of Traditional Farming in Belize

News Resources

Return to Newsroom

Search News

Archived News

Events Resources

Events Calendar