Faculty receive Tufts Collaborates grants

Three proposals submitted by Computer Science faculty were recently selected for a Tufts Collaborates seed grant. The program supports pilot projects that engage at least two disciplines and cross institutional lines. The newly-funded projects involving Computer Science faculty are:

Adolescent Opioids and Transgenerational Effects on Hypothalamic Transcription: Elizabeth Byrnes, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine with Donna Slonim, School of Engineering

EduNet: A Low Cost Communication Infrastructure to Improve Education in Developing Countries: Fahad Dogar, School of Engineering with Jenny Aker, Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy

Seeding a RIoT: A Tufts Center for Research on the Internet of Things (RIoT): Soha Hassoun, School of Engineering with Alva Couch, School of Engineering; Fahad Dogar, School of Engineering; Lisa Freeman, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine; Lisa Gualtieri, School of Medicine; Sam Guyer, School of Engineering; Usman Khan, School of Engineering; Liping Liu, School of Engineering; Megan Mueller, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine; Chris Rogers, School of Engineering