Dear all,

One more patent has been awarded to inventors in our school:

Title: Meta-protocol
Inventors: Ibrahim Adbdullah (former PhD in IT student) and Daniel A. Menasce
Patent no: 8,086,744
Issue date: December 27, 2011.

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Dr. Daniel A. Menasce
Senior Associate Dean and Professor of Computer Science
Volgenau School of Engineering, 
Long and Kimmy Nguyen Engineering Building, Room 2510, MS 5C8
George Mason University
4400 University Dr.,
Fairfax, VA 22030, USA