ECE News


Lighting the Way

July 21, 2016

ECE Distinguished Professor Gerald Stringfellow has been awarded a top research prize for his work in the process for making light-emitting diodes.


Legendary ECE Grad, Simon Ramo, Passes

June 30, 2016

University of Utah electrical engineering graduate and aerospace pioneer, Simon Ramo, passed away June 27.


Cynthia Furse Receives Pioneers of Progress Award

June 28, 2016

University of Utah electrical and computer engineering professor Cynthia Furse is this year’s recipient of the Days of ’47 Pioneers of Progress Award for Science and Technology.


Lighting the Way to Better Semiconductors

June 16, 2016

University of Utah associate professor of electrical and computer engineering Mike Scarpulla is researching a better way to manufacture semiconductors that could make them more efficient.


Recipient of Leadership Award and College Convocation Speaker

June 10, 2016

Congratulations to Daniel Khoury for receiving the leadership award and speaking at the 2016 college convocation!


U Robot Team Wins Award

May 23, 2016

The Utah Mining Robotic Mining Project won the Innovation Award as well as third place overall in this year’s NASA Robotic Mining Competition in Florida.


From the Navy to the U

March 14, 2016

Cory Boren qualified for the GI Bill that gives him a full-ride scholarship to earn his undergraduate degree in electrical engineering degree at the University of Utah.


Flat, Ultrathin Camera Lens

February 12, 2016

Electrical and computer engineering professor Rajesh Menon and his team have created a new flat, thin camera lens that could radically alter the design of devices.


Faculty Honored by Career Services

February 10, 2016

Five faculty members from the University of Utah’s College of Engineering will be recognized by the university’s Career Services.


Engineering Club Rush

January 19, 2016

The newest Engineering Club Rush will be Jan. 21 in the WEB Catmull Gallery from noon to 3 p.m. More than 10 clubs will be represented at this year’s club rush, including the Society of Women Engineers; the Institute of Electronic and Electrical Engineers; the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers; and the Science, Technology, and Engineering Program.