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Carnegie Mellon's Rohit Negi Receives Government Stimulus Funds
October 22, 2009
Carnegie Mellon University's Rohit Negi has received a three-year, $1.5 million grant from the National Science Foundation to develop monitoring tools for predicting problems with power grids.
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