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Electrical Engineering alumnus Todd Erdley to speak at College’s spring 2015 commencement

Todd Erdley5/4/2015 – Todd Erdley, president and CEO of Videon Central, will deliver the commencement address at the College of Engineering’s baccalaureate degrees program ceremony at 8 p.m. on Friday at the Bryce Jordan Center.

His talk is titled, “The Problems You Will Solve.” Read more »

Werner wins 2015 ACES Technical Achievement Award

Doug Werner4/24/2015 – A professor in the School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science was honored with the 2015 Applied Computational Electromagnetics Society’s (ACES) Technical Achievement Award last month in Wlliamsburg, Virginia.

Douglas Werner, the John L. and Genevieve H. McCain Chair Professor in electrical engineering and the director of the Computational Electromagnetics and Antennas Research Lab, was recognized for his work in “Pioneering the wide-spread use of global optimization techniques for antenna array and metamaterial design.” He is only the second recipient of this prestigious award. Read more »

Zhang recognized by Penn State for achievements

Qiming Zhang4/15/2015 – Qiming Zhang is one of 33 faculty and staff honorees who will be recognized today at the 2015 Penn State Faculty/Staff Awards ceremony.

The annual awards recognize high levels of academic excellence, outstanding leadership, and meritorious service and are given to those who exemplify best practices and achievements among Penn Staters reflecting the University’s mission of teaching, research, and service. Read more »

Electrical Engineering honors Cochrane with Early Career Award

Corey Cochrane4/13/2015 – Corey Cochrane is the recipient of the electrical engineering department’s 2015 Early Career Alumni Recognition Award.

Established in 2010, the Early Career award complements the College of Engineering’s Outstanding Engineering Alumni Awards by celebrating exceptional career accomplishments of recent graduates. Read more »

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Spring 2015 Student Marshal Announced

Timothy Hackett

Timothy M. Hackett will be the student marshal for the electrical engineer- ing baccalaureate degree program at the Penn State College of Engineering spring commencement ceremony on May 8. Read more »

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