Department News

Prof. Ran Cheng
Prof. Ran Cheng Received Five-Year MURI Award for Antiferromagnetic Spintronics
Professor Ran Cheng received a five-year $777K award from the Multidisciplinary University Research Initiative (MURI) program of the Department of Defense (DoD) as a member of the MURI team consisting of 7 PIs from 6 US institutions led by the University of Central Florida ($7.5M award in total for the whole team). The award…
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ECE student Rajkumar won the best student paper award at IEEE BIBE conference
ECE PhD student Rajkumar Theagarajan  is the first author of the paper that won the Best Student Paper Award  at the 18th IEEE International Conference on BioInformatics and BioEngineering (BIBE), held in 2018.  Theagarajan’s PhD adviser is Distinguished Professor Bir Bhanu.  BIBE is a highly selective conference and the…
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Jie Shi, Yuanqi Gao and Prof. Yu Win 1st Prize Best Paper Award at IEEE PES GTD ASIA 2019
The paper by Ph.D. students Jie Shi, Yuanqi Gao, and Prof. Nanpeng Yu entitled “Degradation-aware Operation and Optimal Sizing of Behind-the-meter Battery Systems for Commercial Customers,” won the 1st Prize Best Paper Award among 188 accepted papers accepted at the IEEE Power and Energy Society Grand International Conference…
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Prof. Salman Asif receives Google Faculty Research Award
Prof. Salman Asif received 2018 Google Faculty Research Award for a project titled “Distributed and Data-Driven Lensless Imaging.”  The Faculty Research Award program at Google was created to "enable building strong relationships with faculty around the world who are pursuing innovative research, and plays an important role for…
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Upcoming Events

A Talk with Yi-Zhuang You
May 13, 2019 @ 11:10 am
WCH 205/206
TITLE: Machine Learning Physics: From Quantum Mechanics to Holographic Geometry Yi-Zhuang You Flyer.pdf
A Talk with Yaroslav Tserkovnyak
April 22, 2019 @ 11:10 am
WCH 205/206
TITLE: Topological in Hydrodynamics in Insulators Yaroslav Tserkovnyak Flyer.pdf
A Talk with Ender Ayanoglu
April 15, 2019 @ 11:10 am
WCH 205/206
TITLE: Energy and Spectral Efficiency in Next Generation Cellular Networks Ender Ayanoglu .pdf
A Talk with Leana Golubchik
April 08, 2019 @ 11:10 am
WCH 205/206
TITLE: Deconstructing Distributed Deep Learning Leana Golunchik.pdf

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$12.3M, $9M
New research grants and research expenditures in 2017/18
in the National Research Council rankings averaging S-rank range
217, 522
Total graduate and undergraduate students as of Fall 2018
12, 12
Fellows of IEEE, NAI and other organizations; NSF CAREER and Young Investigator Awards