Latest ECE News [All News...]

Small Satellite Wins Big

ECE graduate student Iverson Bell took home a check for $7,500 for his second place prize in the 28th Annual AIAA/USU Conference on Small Satellites. Bell built an electrodynamic tether for space applications.  [More Info]

Kyu-Tae Lee Wins Best Poster Award for Colorful Solar Cells

ECE graduate student Kyu-Tae Lee received a Best Poster Award at the 40th Annual Michigan AVS Symposium. His poster described the creation of solar cell device structures that enable attractive multi-colored solar cells that can be used on windows and other interior and exterior surfaces.  [More Info]

Solving the Big Data Dilemma

Prof. Laura Balzano talks about how to get the best results from big collections of data. Science, healthcare, economics, infrastructure and government could be completely changed by effectively using big data.  [More Info]

MABEL at the Chicago Field Museum

MABEL, the record-breaking bipedal robot who was taught to walk and run by Prof. Jessy Grizzle and his team, has arrived at the Chicago Field Museum, where she will part of the biomechanics exhibit through January 2015.   [More Info]

Three New Faculty Join ECE in Fall 2014

ECE is delighted to welcome three outstanding new faculty members to Michigan. These faculty broaden and deepen ECE's areas of expertise in computer vision, communications and information theory, and laser-plasma interactions.  [More Info]

New graphene sensor technology for personal and environmental health

A new wearable vapor sensor could one day offer continuous disease monitoring for patients with diabetes, high blood pressure, anemia or lung disease. The new sensor, which can detect airborne chemicals either exhaled or released through the skin, would likely be the first wearable to pick up a broad array of chemical, rather than physical, attributes.  [More Info]

ECE Events [All Events...]

New Graduate Student Welcome/Orientation for EE:Systems Students

Tuesday, Sep 02, 2014
4:30pm-7:30pm
Location: 1500 EECS
Event Type: Student Event

New Graduate Student Welcome/Orientation for EE Students

Tuesday, Sep 02, 2014
4:30pm-7:30pm
Location: 1200 EECS
Event Type: Student Event

Feedback Control of Bipedal Locomotion: Theory and Experiments

Friday, Sep 05, 2014
12:30pm-1:30pm
Location: 1311EECS
Speaker: Jessy Grizzle
Event Type: Other Seminar

Towards Pervasive Assistance: The Intel Science and Technology Center for Pervasive Computing

Friday, Sep 05, 2014
2:30pm-3:30pm
Location: 1670 Beyster Building
Speaker: Mark Abel
Event Type: Colloquium

Transformation Electronics for Smart Living and Sustainable Future

Thursday, Sep 11, 2014
4:30pm-5:30pm
Location: 1005 EECS
Speaker: Muhammad Mustafa Hussain
Event Type: Solid State Electronics Lab Seminar

“Multi-objective control problems for multi-robot systems in constrained environments: A set-theoretic formulation

Friday, Sep 12, 2014
3:30pm-4:30pm
Location: 1500 EECS
Speaker: Dimitra Panagou
Event Type: Control Seminar

Control-Systems Approach to Modeling Human Control Strategies and Human Learning

Friday, Sep 19, 2014
3:30pm-4:30pm
Location: 1500 EECS
Speaker: Jesse B. Hoagg
Event Type: Control Seminar

Farewell Party for Farnam Jahanian

Friday, Sep 26, 2014
3:30pm-5:00pm
Location: Johnson Rooms, LEC
Event Type: