VIPER Lab Dedication
On December 1, 1997, the VIPER Lab was Dedicated. Representatives from AT&T, Lucent, and Purdue were on hand for the ceremony. Much of the funding for the laboratory is from the AT&T/Lucent Foundations.
Dave Vogelpohl (Lucent) and Prof. Fuchs before the ceremony
Mike Pollack, and, Perry White from Lucent
President Steven C. Beering addresses the crowd.
Susan Boatman (AT&T Purdue Campus Team Captain) says a few words. Yes, she is the namesake for the boatman Sun Ultra Sparc II computer in the lab.
Retired AT&T VP Bernie Sergesketter
Prof. Fuchs at the lectern
Dave Vogelpohl at the lecturn
Dean Richard Schwartz, engineering, about to reveal the plaque