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Emulex funds endowed engineering chair at UCI

UC Irvine's Henry Samueli School of Engineering will establish the Emulex Endowed Chair in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science with…

December 3, 2007

UC Irvine’s Henry Samueli School of Engineering will establish the Emulex Endowed Chair in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science with the support of $1.5 million from Emulex Corporation. The funds will be used to support the teaching, research and service activities of a faculty member who will be selected after a nationwide search. The Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science includes more than 20 research groups focused on a variety of areas such as embedded systems, computer networks, real-time systems, nanotechnology, communication systems and machine intelligence.