ECE News


Engineers Team Up For Pediatric Asthma Database

September 29, 2015

University of Utah College of Engineering faculty have teamed up with the colleges of nursing, mines and sciences, and the School of Medicine on a crowdsourced database on childhood asthma related to air quality.


ECE Welcomes New Faculty

September 18, 2015

The University of Utah’s Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering would like to welcome three new faculty members who will strengthen the reputation and breadth of knowledge of our growing faculty.


Cynthia Furse Keynote on “Flipping” Classrooms

ECE professor Cynthia Furse delivers a keynote at an education conference on how to “flip” the classroom to give students more time for hands-on instruction.

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The Fall 2015 ECE TA Application is Now Live

June 17, 2015

It may be accessed at The application deadline is 11:59 pm on Tuesday, June 23, 2015.


Congratulations to Prof. Hanseup for Receiving an NSF Grant

June 9, 2015

The grant is for the project “A Bubble Gas Sensor for Quantitative Chemical Analysis.” The award of 368 K is for 3 years, beginning June 1.


Computing At the Speed of Light

May 20, 2015

University of Utah engineers have developed a new beamsplitter for silicon photonics that could lead to computers operating millions of times faster.


Engineering Class of 2015 Video

May 12, 2015

Click for a video of the entire 2015 College of Engineering convocation, held Friday, May 8 at the Jon M. Huntsman Center.


Meet an Inventor Night

April 21, 2015

U engineering graduate and inventor, Ross Mann, will be speaking about his passion for designing coin-operated machines during the annual Meet an Inventor Night Thursday, April 23.


U Student Receives Prestigious Fulbright Award

April 9, 2015

University of Utah graduate research assistant Precious Cantu was awarded a Fulbright U.S. Student Award to study in Switzerland.


U Engineers Develop Filter for Next-Gen Terahertz Spectrum

February 27, 2015

University of Utah engineers have discovered a new approach for designing filters capable of separating different frequencies in the terahertz spectrum, the next generation of communications bandwidth.