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  • In the News

    Dr. Amin Discusses Renewable Energy with Environmental Leader News

    TLI's director and chairman of IEEE Smart Grid, Dr. Massoud Amin, is featured in Environmental Leader to share his expertise on wind energy and the bulk power system.

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    U of M Technological Leadership Institute Director Named 2016 IEEE Fellow

    The University of Minnesota Technological Leadership Institute (TLI) is proud to announce its director, Dr. Massoud Amin, has been named an IEEE Fellow in recognition for his leadership in smart grids and security of critical infrastructures. Dr. Amin serves as the IEEE Smart Grid chair, and has led national initiatives to enhance security, resilience and efficiency within the security sector.

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    Dr. Massoud Amin Says New Grid-Security Project is Long Overdue

    Eight of the largest U.S. utility companies plan to launch a new company to stockpile the most important components of the electricity system. The Technological Leadership Institute's director, Dr. Massoud Amin explains to Marketplace that recent attacks have put this grid-security project into action.

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    TLI Collaborates with National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence to Boost Security of Medical Devices

    In an effort to be sure researchers understand the hospital environment and how the pumps are deployed, the National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence will collaborate with the Technological Leadership Institute at the University of Minnesota to examine the full lifecycle of wireless infusion pumps in hospitals.

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    TLI Chair Kirk Froggatt Discusses Why Failure is Part of Success

    Endowed Chair Kirk Froggatt discusses why getting comfortable with being wrong helps us become more successful entrepreneurs in a blog article for MIN-Corps.

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    TLI's Michael Osterholm to Speak as Part of MPR's The Thread Live Series

    TLI professor Michael Osterholm and "On Immunity" author Eula Biss will discuss vaccines, immunity and public health as part of MPR's The Thread Live on Feb. 24, 2016.

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    Brian Isle Discusses UMN's Internet Security

    TLI Senior Fellow Brian Isle says the intellectual property produced by the University of Minnesota needs to be protected from cyber crime.

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    Kirk Froggatt on Bridging the Chasm Between Invention and Commercialization

    In a blog post for MIN-Corps, Technological Leadership Institute Gemini Chair Kirk Froggatt says bridging the chasm between invention and commercialization requires a new mindset, skill set, tool set and network.

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    Dr. Massoud Amin Discusses Microgrids and Battery Storage

    Smart grid expert and Director of the Technological Leadership Institute Dr. Massoud Amin discusses building a business case for microgrids and battery storage in an article he wrote for the January 2016 issue of Public Utilities Fortnightly.
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    IEEE-USA InSight Podcast Features Guest Dr. Massoud Amin

    Dr. Massoud Amin, director of the Technological Leadership Institute, discusses the smart grid in an interview with IEEE.