Bai Receives 2009 Regents Award for Faculty Excellence

Monday, November 16, 2009

Er-Wei Bai, professor of electrical and computer engineering and radiology, was one of six University of Iowa faculty members to have won the 2009 Regents Award for Faculty Excellence. Given by the Board of Regents, State of Iowa, the award honors faculty members for work representing a significant contribution to excellence in public education.

Bai was recognized for his work on system identification, parameter estimation, and their applications, as well as his interdisciplinary work with medical colleagues improving CT angiography and more accurately modeling certain cell dynamics. As a teacher, Bai was recognized for his creative approaches to teaching challenging material and his compassionate mentorship.

For a complete list of award winners go to http://www.uiowa.edu/~fyi/issues/issues2009_v46/10262009/excellence.html