Ph. D, Computer Engineering, Iowa State University, Dec. 2002
B.S., Computer Engineering, Iowa State University, Dec. 1998
Dr. Aaron Striegel is currently an associate professor in the Department of Computer Science & Engineering at the University of Notre Dame. He received his Ph.D. in December 2002 in Computer Engineering at Iowa State University under the direction of Dr. G. Manimaran. His research interests include networking (bandwidth conservation, cellular network usage), computer security, low-cost computing-assisted rehabilitation, and engineering education. He has received research and equipment funding from NSF, DARPA, Sun Microsystems, Hewlett Packard, Architecture Technology Corporation, and Intel. Dr. Striegel was the recipient of an NSF CAREER award in 2004.
Summary of Activities/Interests
Human Computer Interfacing
January 17, 2017
Some 175 years after Rev. Edward Sorin, C.S.C, trekked through the frozen Indiana wilderness to found the University of Notre Dame, 10 Notre Dame juniors majoring in computer science and engineering have begun their own journey to the University’s next frontier: Silicon Valley.
January 6, 2016
Researchers from the University of Notre Dame used the centrality of cellphones in college students’ lives to delve deep into students’ usage habits and how their social networks affect their everyday lives.
May 15, 2015
The University of Notre Dame will offer its second MOOC (massive open online course) on edX, titled Understanding Wireless: Technology, Economics and Policy, beginning on Monday (May 18). A survey-style course that offers an opportunity to gain understanding of the technical, regulatory and economic aspects of the mobile wireless revolution and its impact on society, the course is entirely free and open to everyone.
April 16, 2015
Aaron Striegel has been awarded a National Science Foundation Early-concept Grant for Explorer Award to explore how devices in the same area can use short-range, low-power radio communications to exchange data yet reduce wireless data requirements for that exchange.