KU research center
appoints new director
Kansas University's Center for Research Inc. has appointed Victor Frost as its new director of KU's Information and Telecommunication Technology Center (ITTC).
Frost, the Dan F. Servey distinguished professor of electrical engineering and computer science, has been the center's acting director since January 1998.
He officially will take over as director in August 2000. He now is on sabbatical at Sprint Corp. in Overland Park.
With a current research expenditure of $6.5 million, ITTC is the second-largest research center on the Lawrence campus and one of the state's five centers of excellence.