ARA Project Team

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Principal Investigator
Hongwei Zhang, Professor ECE

Working Group Chairs
Brian Cox, Entrepreneur in Residence, Consortium
Thomas Daniels, Assoc Teaching Professor ECE, Consortium
Yong Guan, Professor ECE, Software
Ahmed Kamal, Professor ECE, Research
Daji Qiao, Assoc Professor ECE, Infrastructure
Mai Zheng, Asst Professor ECE, Software

Faculty Members
Matthew Darr, Professor ABE
Doug Jacobson, Professor ECE
Ashfaq Khokhar, Professor ECE
Sang Kim, Assoc Professor ECE
James Koltes, Asst Professor ANS
Larysa Nadolny, Assoc Professor Education
Joshua Peschel, Asst Professor ABE
Patrick Schnable, Professor Agronomy
Anuj Sharma, Professor ITS
Arun Somani, Professor ECE
Lie Tang, Professor ABE

Staff Members
Sarath Babu, Research Scientist ARA
Liz Clarke, Project Manager FPM
Jacob Grundmeier, System Analyst ECE
Connor Kuehl, Manager ITS
Randolph Larabee, Assistant Director FPM
Beth Minner, Project Manager ARA
Matthias Sander-Frigau, Postdoc CyNet & ARA
Steve Schallehn, Network Engineer ITS
Donald Schlagel, System Analyst ECE
Travis Van Dyke, Electrical Engineer FPM
Miho Walczak, Program Assistant ARA
TJ Wertz, Network Manager ITS
Other colleagues whose work directly/indirectly contributes to ARA success

Students
Imtiajul Alam
Joshua Boateng
Taimoor Islam
Ognjen Kullic
Zhibo Meng
Mukaram Shahid
Wei Xu
Tianyi Zhang
Guoying Zu

Ozdal Boyraz, Professor ECE
Mert Bayer, Ph.D. Student
Xun Li, Ph.D. Student


Anish Arora, Professor CS
Jia Liu, Assistant Professor ECE
Jayson Boubin, Ph.D. Student
Steve Chang, Research Engineer
Yung Fu Chen, Ph.D. Student


Mike Luby, Research Scientist & Director TSC Core Technology; CEO BitRipple Inc