Amirhossein Molavi Tabrizi joined the group.
Yanfei Zhao joined the group.
Ali Sangghaleh joined the group.
Yan Zhang received a special summer internship from ABS for her entire summer.
James Ramsey received the SMART Scholarship from DOD/ASEE for his Ph.D. study.
Yuanguo (Ewan) Chen received the 2008 Eisenhower Graduate Fellowship from DOT.