WPI Appoints New ECE Professor

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WORCESTER, Mass.-Yusuf Leblebici of Worcester, Mass., recently joined the WPI faculty as associate professor of electrical and computer engineering. A native of Istanbul, Turkey, he received his B.Sc. and M.Sc. from Istanbul Technical University and his Ph.D. from the University of Illinois. He was previously associate professor at Istanbul Technical University and an invited professor at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology.

WPI is an independent technological university founded in 1865. In 1997, U.S. News & World Report ranked WPI among the top 50 national universities in its Best Colleges Guide and 35th among the top national institutions in the magazine's Best College Values report.