Close

Search

Search Menu
Photonics Media Photonics Buyers' Guide Photonics Spectra BioPhotonics EuroPhotonics Vision Spectra Photonics Showcase Photonics ProdSpec Photonics Handbook
More News

UMass Lowell Offers Online Photonics Programs

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Comments
HOUSTON, Jan. 18 -- College students in Atlanta, Boston and Houston are hard at work developing the digital future using Texas Instruments' (TI) digital signal processing (DSP) technology -- from advances in face recognition technology to wireless video transmission -- and its support. As part of its ongoing commitment to bolster innovative DSP education and collaborative research at elite electrical engineering programs, TI has donated $3 million to the DSP Leadership University program, which includes Georgia Institute of Technology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Rice University.

The three leading DSP-focused universities were selected in 1999 as members of the program for university and industry collaboration in research. In addition to receiving a basic grant of $1 million to fund DSP research over three years, each university will benefit from TI's insight into market needs and from interaction with each other.

"This concept is an invaluable resource to TI and one that gives us true insight into the genius of tomorrow," said Torrence Robinson, TI's DSP University Program manager. "Not only do we see unique interuniversity collaboration, but we have access to leading research from the three schools and accelerated progress in DSP development."


Photonics.com
Jan 2002
News & Features

Comments
back to top
Facebook Twitter Instagram LinkedIn YouTube RSS
©2019 Photonics Media, 100 West St., Pittsfield, MA, 01201 USA, info@photonics.com

Photonics Media, Laurin Publishing
x We deliver – right to your inbox. Subscribe FREE to our newsletters.
We use cookies to improve user experience and analyze our website traffic as stated in our Privacy Policy. By using this website, you agree to the use of cookies unless you have disabled them.