FIU Book Authors’ Recognition Reception

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On April 03, 2017, FIU held the Book Authors’ Recognition Reception and two professors from the College of Engineering and Computing, Dr. Khokiat Kengskool and Dr. S.S. Iyengar, were presented with awards.

Dr. Khokiat Kengskool‘s book

Title:
Understanding Engineering Economy: A Practical Approach
Description:
This text book is designed to give engineering students the variety of comprehensive and practical approaches in problem-solving procedure for engineering problems dealing with the time value of money in economic analysis of alternatives and financial decisions. Additionally, this book is intended to help engineering professionals be better prepared for the Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) and the Professional Engineering (PE) exams.

Dr. S.S. Iyengar‘s book

Title:
Smart Grids: Security and Privacy Issues
Description:
Provides the theoretical means for maintaining the privacy and security of smart grids.This book provides a thorough treatment of privacy and security issues for researchers in the fields of smart grids, engineering, and computer science. It presents comprehensive insight to understanding the big picture of privacy and security challenges in both physical and information aspects of smart grids. The authors utilize an advanced interdisciplinary approach to address the existing security and privacy issues and propose legitimate countermeasures for each of them in the standpoint of both computing and electrical engineering. The proposed methods are theoretically proofed by mathematical tools and illustrated by real-world examples.