CNS Director Receives Engineering Leadership Award

Amin Vahdat, Director of CNS and Professor in the department of Computer Science and Engineering, has been awarded the Gordon Engineering Leadership Center’s Gordon Fellows Medal “in recognition of technology innovations in architecture typology, systems and networking and leadership in industry-academic partnership through the UCSD Center for Networked Systems.” Vahdat

The Gordon Center was established in January 2009 with the mission of educating and training effective engineering leaders who create new products and jobs that benefit society. In order to provide positive role models for students of engineering, the Gordon Center holds an annual awards ceremony to recognize exemplary engineers at the high school, undergraduate, graduate, and professional level. Recipients of the Gordon Fellows Medal not only must be outstanding engineers within their respective fields but must also have a proven record of leadership successes.

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