An associate professor at Carleton University has been appointed Canada Research Chair (CRC) in Sensor Systems, Science Minister Kirsty Duncan announced Tuesday.
Sreeraman Rajan is the new Canada Research Chair in Sensor Systems
Sreeraman Rajan teaches in the Department of Systems and Computer Engineering in the Faculty of Engineering and Design.
The university says Mr. Rajan‚Äôs research is ‚Äúhighly relevant‚ÄĚ to the national economy and has the potential to put Canadian companies in global leadership positions in smart multi-sensor systems.
The research, it said, will address ‚Äúfundamental questions in signal processing‚ÄĚ to develop the next generation of the now ubiquitous sensor systems.
Carleton‚Äôs Stan Winer and Ken Storey have also been renewed as CRCs. Mr. Winer, the CRC in Public Policy, researches how political and economic forces interact to shape public policy. Mr. Storey is CRC in Molecular Physiology.
After Tuesday‚Äôs announcement, Carleton now has 25 CRCs.