Dr. Mark Tehranipoor Elevated to IEEE Fellow
The Intel Charles E Young Preeminence Endowed Chair Professor in Cybersecurity at the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, the University of Florida co director of the Florida Institute for Cybersecurity (FICS) Research and the ECE Associate Chair for Research Dr. Mark Tehranipoor recently added another distinguished honor to his title, IEEE Fellow for his contributions to integrated circuits security and trust. IEEE Fellow is a distinction reserved for select IEEE members whose extraordinary accomplishments in any of the IEEE fields of interest are deemed fitting of this prestigious grade elevation. The total number selected in any one year does not exceed one-tenth of one percent of the total voting institute membership.
In addition to his most recent accolade Dr. Tehranipoor has had an exemplary year of achievements he has also received College of Engineering Excellence in Leadership Award, University of Florida, 2017, Best Paper Award Asian HoST 2017 and the ECE Research Excellence Award, ECE Department, University of Florida, 2017. Dr. Tehranipoor’s tenacity for excellence and research is exhibited within his current research initiatives including hardware security and trust, electronics supply chain security, IoT security, and reliable and testable VLSI design. Dr. Tehranipoor’s elevated IEEE Fellow status will be effective as of 1 January 2018.