“Seminar Title TBA”

Dr. Richard Brown Dean, University of Utah College of Engineering Professor, University of Utah Electrical & Computer Engineering Department When: Monday, September 29, 2014 at 3:05 p.m.Where: Warnock 1250 Abstract To be posted soon.

“High-Efficiency PA Techniques: Incorporating Novel Devices and Architectures for Improved Efficiency Wideband and High-Speed Communication”

Dr. Jeffrey S. Walling University of Utah Electrical & Computer Engineering Department When: Monday, September 22, 2014 at 3:05 p.m.Where: Warnock 1250 Abstract CMOS is used nearly ubiquitously for digital computation, and as such plays an ever increasing role in our lives as we increasingly use computation to improve working efficiency. Increasing levels of integration have made it

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“Using Sparsity-Based Models to Characterize and Monitor Critical Infrastructures”

Dr. Joel Harley University of Utah Electrical & Computer Engineering Department When: Monday, September 15, 2014 at 3:05 p.m.Where: Warnock 1250 Abstract In engineering and the sciences, there is considerable interest in new technology to sense and monitor large, physical environments. These systems have applications in many fields, including civil and aerospace engineering, medicine, oceanography, and seismology.

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U of U IEEE Student Chapter Wins Awards

The IEEE Utah Section Executive Committee has selected the University of Utah IEEE Student Branch as this year’s IEEE Utah Section recipient for the Outstanding Large Student Branch Award. In addition to the Utah Section award, they have also been selected as the Outstanding Student Chapter from the Northeast Area of Region 6 of the IEEE, which includes

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“ECE Graduate Policies and Procedures”

Drs. Priyank Kalla and Darrin Young University of Utah Electrical & Computer Engineering Department When: Monday, September 8, 2014 at 3:05 p.m.Where: Warnock 1250 Drs. Priyank Kalla and Darrin Young will review graduate policies and procedures for the ECE Department.

Faculty Openings

Faculty Openings The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Utah seeks applications to fill multiple tenure-track positions at all levels.  Exceptional candidates in all areas of ECE, including interdisciplinary areas, are invited to apply.  We have particular interest in candidates working in research areas that require expertise in energy/power or computer

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“Welcome and Introduction”

Dr. Gianluca Lazzi University of Utah Electrical & Computer Engineering Department When: Monday, August 25, 2014 at 3:05 p.m.Where: Warnock 1250 During this first Graduate Seminar of Fall 2014, Dr. Lazzi will welcome students to the 2014-2015 academic year and go over the format for Graduate Seminar for the remainder of the semester.

Team Designs New 3D Microscope for Your Brain

A University of Utah team discovered a method for turning a small, $40 needle into a 3-D microscope capable of taking images up to 70 times smaller than the width of a human hair. This new method not only produces high-quality images comparable to expensive microscopes, but may be implanted into the brains of living

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IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society Doctoral Research Award

Andrew Chrysler received an IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society Doctoral Research Award. The Doctoral Research Award includes a US$2,500 fellowship. He is involved in this research as a graduate student as he works towards his PhD. Andrew gave us some input on his drive for this topic. He was inspired to research the use of

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Prof. Gianluca Lazzi Election to AIMBE’s College of Fellows

Prof. Gianluca Lazzi, Chair of the ECE Department, has been elected a Fellow of the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE). Fellows are nominated each year by their peers and represent the top 2% of the medical and biological engineering community. Dr. Lazzi will be inducted at AIMBE’s 2014 Annual Event in March

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