Latest ECE News [All News...]

Mina Rais-Zadeh Receives 2014 ONR Young Investigator Program (YIP) Award

Prof. Mina Rais-Zadeh received a 2014 Young Investigator Award from the Office of Naval Research (ONR) for her research project, Acoustic Phonons and Their Interactions with Electrons in Gallium Nitride Ultra-fast Ultra-scaled Resonators.  [More Info]

gEECS Hosts High School Students at {Girls Code}

Girls in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (gEECS) hosted twenty 9th - 12th grade girls from across southeast Michigan for {Girls Code}, an Arduino Workshop at Michigan. Arduino is an open-source electronics prototyping hardware and software platform that can be used to create interactive objects or environments.  [More Info]

Alumni Spotlight: Steve Mollenkopf, New CEO of Qualcomm

Steve Mollenkopf (MSE EE '93) was recently named CEO of Qualcomm. During his 20 years at Qualcomm, he helped Qualcomm became the worlds largest mobile chipset supplier and the global leader in LTE technolog. Qualcomm powers the majority of 3G and 4G devices commercially available today.  [More Info]

Halderman and Lafortune Join TerraSwarm Research Center

Two EECS faculty with expertise in Privacy and Security, J. Alex Halderman and Stephane Lafortune, will join the TerraSwarm Research Center in May. TerraSwarm addresses the huge potential, as well as the risks, of pervasive integration of smart, networked sensors and actuators into the connected world.   [More Info]

Isabel Martin Received CoE Dist. Leadership Award

Isabel Martin received a 2014 CoE Distinguished Leadership Award for her outstanding leadership and service to the College and community. Her leadership activities include serving as President of the Mars Rover team and founder of the Robotic Exploration of Space Team.  [More Info]

Christopher Boyd Awarded NSF Graduate Research Fellowship

ECE graduate student Christopher Boyd has been awarded a prestigious NSF Graduate Research Fellowship to support his research in the area of MEMS inertial sensors. He is developing new control architectures for these sensors, including rate-integrating gyroscopes and resonant accelerometers. He also designs chips and the algorithms that control them.  [More Info]

ECE Events [All Events...]

2014 Data and Computational Science Symposium

Wednesday, Apr 23, 2014
Location: 1670 Beyster Building
Event Type:

Holistic co-design of integrated microwave, analog, digital, and photonic systems

Thursday, Apr 24, 2014
Location: 1311 EECS
Speaker: Steven M. Bowers
Event Type: Faculty Candidate Seminar

Approximate computation and implicit regularization in large-scale data analysis

Thursday, Apr 24, 2014
Location: 3725 BBB
Speaker: Michael Mahoney
Event Type: Other Seminar

Group, Lattice and Polar Codes for Multi-terminal Communications

Thursday, Apr 24, 2014
Location: 3316 EECS
Speaker: Aria Ghasemian Sahebi
Event Type: Defense Event

The challenges for mechanisms and applications of cyber-physical systems

Thursday, May 01, 2014
Location: 1200 EECS
Speaker: P. R. Kumar
Event Type: Systems Science Seminar

Can `finite be more than `infinite in distributed information coding?

Thursday, May 01, 2014
Location: 1005 EECS
Speaker: S. Sandeep Pradhan
Event Type: CSP Seminar

Title to be announced

Thursday, May 15, 2014
Location: 1005 EECS
Speaker: Mingyan Liu
Event Type: CSP Seminar

The Next Technological Wave: Intelligence Technology (InT) for Intelligence Super-Agent

Tuesday, May 20, 2014
Location: 3316 EECS
Speaker: Jong-Hwan Kim
Event Type: Robotics and Autonomous System