Professor Lili Qiu has been named an IEEE Fellow. She is being recognized for “contributions to wireless network management.”
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Prof. Qiu, who is also a member of UT's Wireless Networking and Communications Group (WNCG), joined UT Austin in 2005. She is the recipient of an NSF CAREER Award, a Google Faculty Research Award, and was selected as an ACM Distinguished Scientist. Her current research focuses on wireless network management and content distribution in mobile networks, She received her Ph.D. in Computer Science from Cornell University.
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