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IEOR Researchers Awarded $450k in Funding from the Army Research Office (ARO)
July 17, 2017

IEOR professors Shmuel Oren and Javad Lavaei's proposal entitled "Computational Methods for Large-scale Interconnected Systems with Continuous and Discrete Parameters" has been selected for funding by the U.S. Army Research Laboratory's Army Research Office (ARO).

The project will be funded at $450,000 over three years and will allow the researchers to investigate large-scale distributed systems, such as energy systems.

The U.S. Army Research Laboratory's Army Research Office (ARO) mission is to serve as the Army's principal extramural basic research agency in the engineering, physical, information and life sciences; developing and exploiting innovative advances to ensure the Nation's technological superiority. Basic research proposals from educational institutions, nonprofit organizations, and private industry are competitively selected and funded.