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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U Engineers Develop Filter for Next-Gen Terahertz Spectrum

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.

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Survey: Demand for Utah Engineers Skyrocketing

His company is having a hard time finding enough engineers to fill job openings because IM Flash is growing so rapidly.

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Utah Team Gets $1.4M for Bionic Hand Research

University of Utah researchers have received $1.4 million to further develop an implantable neural interface that will allow an amputee to move an advanced prosthetic hand with just his or her thoughts. The neural interface will also convey feelings of touch and movement.

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Former Engineering Professor, Robert J. Huber, passes.

Robert J. Huber clearly loved two things: molding young minds as a University of Utah electrical engineering professor and breathing in the crisp, clean Utah air on his many outdoor adventures.

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Cynthia Furse Named National Academy of Inventors Fellow

Faculty members in electrical engineering, medicine and metallurgical engineering have been elected as fellows of the National Academy of Inventors. The three newly named fellows are: Cynthia M. Furse, professor of electrical and computer engineering and associate vice president for research. David R. Hillyard, MD, professor of pathology in the school of medicine and medical

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Former ECE Lab Supervisor, Sherman Glen Holmes, passes.

He is survived by his sweetheart Carolyn and their children.

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“Polarizing Filter Devised by University of Utah Engineers Transmits More Light”

A Path to Brighter Images and More Efficient LCD Displays Nov. 20, 2014 – University of Utah engineers have developed a polarizing filter that allows in more light, leading the way for mobile device displays that last much longer on a single battery charge and cameras that can shoot in dim light. Polarizers are indispensable

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Record Crowd at Engineering Day 2014

On Saturday, Oct. 11, about 500 high school students and their parents arrived at the University of Utah to learn how the College of Engineering can take their education to new heights. For Engineering Day 2014, which was sponsored by Rio Tinto, local students were invited to come talk to engineering faculty, view fascinating demonstrations

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COMS 2014 Coming to Salt Lake City

  For the first time, the annual international COMS Conference will be held in Utah, bringing some of the world’s top researchers, policy makers and entrepreneurs to Salt Lake City to talk about the commercialization of micro, nano and emerging technologies. The conference, which is developed by the Micro and Nanotechnology Commercialization Education Foundation (MANCEF)

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