Department of

Electrical Engineering

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Latest News

NEW! The Department of Electrical Engineering is offering a one-year M.S. program beginning in Fall 2015. A link to more specific information is located to the right. Application deadline is December 15!

Theresa MayerDr. Theresa Mayer, Distinguished Professor of Electrical Engineering, will assume the role of Associate Dean for Research and Innovation in the College of Engineering effective October 15, 2014. Read comments from Dean Elnashi about Mayer's appointment here.

Wei XuEE graduate student, Wei Xu, received an honorable mention in a student paper competition at the 31st General Assembly and Scientific Symposium of International Union of Radio Science that was held in Beijing, China in August. The paper is titled "Optical emissions associated with terrestrial gamma-ray flashes." Xu is working on his Ph.D. degree in Prof. Victor Pasko's research group.

Viveck Cadambe, Assistant Professor of Electrical Engineering, and his research team received a best paper award at the IEEE International Symposium on Network Computing and Applications in August. The paper is titled “A Coded Shared Atomic Memory Algorithm for Message Passing Architectures.”

Jianqi QinDr. Jianqi Qin, postdoctoral fellow in electrical engineering, has been awarded 2014 Scarf Award of American Geophysical Union (AGU).
Read more about Qin's paper and award here.

Bosung KangBosung Kang, Ph.D. student in electrical engineering, advised by Vishal Monga, won the First Place Award at 2014 IEEE Radar Conference Student Paper Competition.
Read more about Kang's paper and the award here.

Suman DattaPenn State recently featured the research of Suman Datta and his research team. Read the article titled "Strongly interacting electrons in wacky oxide synchronize to work like the brain" here. The findings were reported in Scientific Reports, which can be found here.


One-year M.S. Program
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Upcoming Events

Distinguished Lecture Speaker: Dr. Clem Karl
October 23

College of Engineering Alumni Tailgate
November 1

Late drop deadline
November 14

Thanksgiving Holiday
No classes November 24-28

For details on these events, please go the events page.

Raj Mittra Distinguished Lecture Series

October 23: Dr. W. Clem Karl
Click this link to see the lecture abstract.


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New Research Grants

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