Siemens Announces Winners of FutureMakers Challenge

Monday, May 7, 2018

Siemens Corporate Technology (CT) has announced the winning team of the FutureMakers Challenge 2018 held at Princeton University on April 27-28.
Zecheng He and Guangyuan Hu were awarded a six-month research sponsorship by Siemens CT to bring to life their innovation, “Deep learning based zero-day controller-hijacking attack detection in power-grid systems.” Zecheng He and Guangyuan Hu are Ph.D.  students advised by Ruby B. Lee, Forrest G. Hamrick Professor of Electrical Engineering.

Siemens CT US is hosting a series of R&D challenges at six universities to bolster its innovation pipeline. Dedicated to developing the next-generation workforce, Siemens will invest nearly $1 million in winning ideas arising from the brightest, most innovative minds on campuses across the country. The FutureMakers Challenge at Princeton was hosted by the Center for Information Technology Policy and organized in collaboration with the Office of Corporate Engagement and Foundation Relations.

A version of this article originally appeared on the website of the Office of Corporate Engagement and Foundation Relations.