Department News

Faculty Members Named IEEE Fellows
Three Faculty Named as Fellows
Three ECE faculty members were named Fellows in recognition to their contributions and extraordinary achievements to advancing science. Professor Albert Wang has been named Fellow of the National Academy for Inventors (NAI) for his incredible impact on the innovation sphere on a global scale. Professor Roger Lake and Professor …
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Two ECE faculty on most highly cited list
Professor Alexander Balandin and Processor Wei Ren have been named to the 2018 Highly Cited Researchers list compiled by Clarivate Analytics, which was previously part of the Thomson Reuters. The list includes frequently cited researchers in 21 fields of the sciences and social sciences, and recognizes “researchers whose citation…
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Professor Ming Liu Receives a Three-Year NSF Grant for New Optoelectronic Devices
Professor Ming Liu received a three-year $400K grant (ECCS 1810453) from the National Science Foundation for developing tunneling field effector optoelectronic devices based on stacked 2D crystals with clean interfaces. Optical communication is based on converting electrical signals into optical signals by optoelectronic devices…
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New GAANN grant to support doctoral students
A team of faculty members from ECE received a three-year $895K GAANN grant from the Department of Education. The team comprises Ertem Tuncel (PI), Amit Roy-Chowdhury (Co-PI), Matt Barth (Co-PI), Nanpeng Yu (Co-PI), and Kostas Karydis (Co-PI). The GAANN (Graduate Assistance in Areas of National Need) award is designed as a…
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Upcoming Events

Final Defense of Dissertation: Reza Sohrabi
December 11, 2018 @ 2:00 pm
Winston Chung Hall 205/206
TITLE: Jamming Strategies for Secure Wireless Communication SOHRABI, Reza - PhD 12.11.18.pdf
Final Defense of Dissertation: Ashkan Sadeghi Mobarakeh
December 11, 2018 @ 11:00 am
Winston Chung Hall 202
TITLE: Optimal Market Participation of Energy Resources in the Wholesale Electricity Markets: An Optimization-Based and Data-Driven Approach MOBARAKEH, Ashkan Sadeghi - PhD 12.11.18.docx
A Distinguished Seminar with Professor Lang Tong from Cornell University
December 03, 2018 @ 11:10 am
Winston Chung Hall 205/206
ONLINE LEARNING FOR ALGORITHMIC BIDDING We consider the problem of algorithmic bidding in repeated auctions of goods with unknown clearing prices and value. This problem arises naturally in electricity markets where market participants arbitrage electricity across time or locations. Online advertising is another example where…
A Talk by Dr. Hung-Wei Tseng
November 30, 2018 @ 11:00 am
Winston Chung Hall 205/206
BREAKING THE BOUNDARIES IN COMPUTER ARCHITECTURE In the past decade, advances in non-volatile memory technologies significantly improve the capabilities of storage devices. However, modern computer architectures, including accelerator based, heterogeneous computers, still inherit the entrenched boundaries among components. These…

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In 85 new research grants in 2017/18 where ECE faculty served as PIs
in the National Research Council rankings averaging S-rank range
Research Expenditures in 2017-18
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