ECE News


Alec Down Wins Excellence in Advising Award

May 5, 2017

Congratulations to Alec Down, electrical and computer engineering’s undergraduate academic advisor, who is this year’s recipient of the Excellence in Advising Award from the National Academic Advising Association.


Piece of Mind

March 22, 2017

University of Utah engineers can take pictures of a mouse’s brain with a surgical needle and laser light, a less invasive and less costly method for researchers studying neurological disorders.


Lawmakers Fund Engineering Initiative

March 13, 2017

The Utah Technology Council, joined by Utah’s high tech industry and the state’s eight engineering and computer science programs has secured $4 million in ongoing funds from the Utah State legislature.


PhD Student Receives Competitive Grant

March 10, 2017

Konstantinos Oikonomou, a second-year PhD student at the department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) receives a prestigious scholarship from the Utah Governor’s Office of Energy Development (OED) and Utah Science Technology and Research (USTAR) through the Energy Research Triangle (ERT) Scholars competitive grant program.


Utah’s Need for Engineers

March 3, 2017

Utah’s tech sector continues to grow, and engineering colleges around the state are doing everything they can to meet the high demand for engineers.


ECE Online Master’s Program

February 28, 2017

Electrical and Computer Engineering’s online master’s program is now taking applications for the fall 2017 semester.


Support for International Community

January 31, 2017

The University of Utah strongly supports the international members of our community and values their many contributions to this campus.


I Can See Clearly Now

January 26, 2017

A team led by ECE prof. Carlos Mastrangelo & doctoral student Nazmul Hasan developed “smart glasses” that automatically focus.


Cynthia Furse To Receive Governor’s Medal

January 9, 2017

Cynthia Furse, associate vice president for research at the University of Utah and professor of electrical and computer engineering, will receive the 2016 Governor’s Medal for Science and Technology.


ECE Faculty at CES 2017

January 4, 2017

University of Utah electrical and computer engineering professors Carlos Mastrangelo and Cynthia Furse as well as associate professor Hanseup Kim will be showing off new technologies at this year’s Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.