Honoree

David Russomanno

AWARDS

Bicentennial Medal (2019)

BIOGRAPHY

David Russomanno is the dean and professor of engineering and technology in the School of Engineering and Technology at IUPUI. Russomanno completed a B.S. in electrical engineering from Auburn University, M.S. in electical and computer engineering from the University of South Carolina (USC), and a Ph.D. in computer engineering from the USC. Russomanno's expertise is in intelligent sensors and supporting software infrastructure, knowledge representation and inference, including Sematic Web applications, data and knowledge visualization, software engineering, logic programming applications, and geographic information systems (GIS).

After years in the private sector working for Pratt and Whitney Aircraft, Michelin Tire Corp., and Integraph Corporation, he joined the faculty at the University of Memphis. At Memphis, he served as the R. Eugene Smith professor and department chair in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering. He joined the IUPUI faculty and was named dean in 2010.

Russomanno received the IU Bicentennial Medal in August 2019 in recognition of his distinguished service as dean of the School of Engineering and Technology at IUPUI.