Prof. Mona Jarrahi and Dr. Nezih Tolga Yardimci, of the Electrical & Computer Engineering Department, receive an Innovation in Regulatory Science Award from the Burroughs Wellcome Fund for their innovative terahertz technology facilitating regulatory decisions on agricultural food products.
The Burroughs Wellcome Fund is an independent private foundation dedicated to advancing the biomedical sciences by supporting research and other scientific and educational activities. Their Innovation in Regulatory Science Award is given to research teams developing new methodologies or innovative approaches in regulatory science that will ultimately inform the regulatory decisions the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and others make.