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Jun 02, 2009

Prof. Harris and Vittoria receives $1.4M for research on magnetics

Professors Vince Harris and Carmine Vittoria receive $1.4M from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), Navy, and Air Force for advanced magnets and their use in next generation microwave electronics.

Electrical & Computer Engineering

May 27, 2009

NU to host 2009 IEEE International Accessing the Future Conference

As part of IEEE's 125th anniversary, this conference will focus on the next generation of technology that will be available in the next 5-10 years.

Electrical & Computer Engineering

May 26, 2009

COE Alum nominated by President Obama to Chief Counsel for Advocacy, Small Business Administration

Winslow Sargeant, an '86 graduate with a bachelors’s degree in electrical engineering, has been nominated by President Barack Obama to serve as Chief Counsel for Advocacy at the Small Business Administration. Dr. Sargeant is currently the managing director of Madison-based Venture Investors.

Electrical & Computer Engineering

May 15, 2009

Using SWNT to enhance sensing applications

ECE Assistant Professor Mehmet Dokmeci has developed a method of using Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes (SWNT) on complementary metal oxide semiconductor (CMOS) circuitry that will lead to the creation of new sensor systems.

Electrical & Computer Engineering

May 05, 2009

Image Based Software Solutions

Dana Brooks, professor of ECE, has been investigating a method to use image based modeling software for use in biomedical research.

Electrical & Computer Engineering

May 05, 2009

Getting the Most out of the Coop Experience

Sean Mayo, a 2009 graduate of ECE, using the experiences he gained from the classroom and coop, has landed himself a dream job at Apple. He already has several patents from working there on his last coop. Sean was recently awarded the William Jefferson Alcott Award for his outstanding performances.

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Apr 30, 2009

Increasing Opportunities for Women

The NSF ADVANCE grant will help increase the number of women in academic science and engineering careers.

Bioengineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil & Environmental Engineering, Electrical & Computer Engineering, Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

Apr 29, 2009

Capstone students create 3D Computer Interface

Five seniors from ECE are the 1st place winners of the 2009 Senior Capstone projects. Justin Schunick, Mark Hollenbeck, Luke Shaheen, Scott Gillette, and Glenn Black built a low-cost human computer interface that tracks a user's movement.

Electrical & Computer Engineering