Rice faculty win two MURI awards

Two Rice University research teams have won multiyear grants for basic research through the Department of Defense’s Multidisciplinary University Research Initiative (MURI) Program.

Dueñas-Osorio’s research is part of an interinstitutional effort aimed at not only understanding the behavior of interconnected networks but also at learning new ways to control that behavior. Read more »

Dr Duenas Osorio inspects earthquake damage
Engineering's Leonardo Dueñas-Osorio, seen here inspecting damage from the 2010 Chile earthquake, will look for ways to use network interdependencies to control coupled utility networks.