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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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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“Navigating New Directions in Engineering”

Univ. of Utah ECE Dept. Frontiers in Engineering Innovation Judd Distinguished Lecture Dr. T.E. Schlesinger Benjamin T. Rome Dean Whiting School of Engineering Johns Hopkins University When: Monday, October 20, 2014 at 3:05 p.m.Where: Sorenson Molecular Biotechnology Building (SMBB) 2650 – Auditorium Abstract The latter half of the twentieth century has been the age of the transistor.

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U Engineers Come Up with Bright Ideas for Solar Panels

Mike Scarpulla and his engineering team are studying new ways to produce solar panels quickly and make them more efficient, and their work is getting recognized. On Monday, Oct. 6, Scarpulla, an Associate Professor at the University of Utah, spoke at the bi-annual Bay Area Photovoltaic Consortium (BAPVC) meeting at the University of California, Berkeley campus

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“Big Data Visual Analysis”

Dr. Chris Johnson Director, SCI Institute Distinguished Professor, University of Utah School of Computing When: Monday, October 6, 2014 at 3:05 p.m.Where: Warnock 1250 Abstract We live in an era in which the creation of new data is growing exponentially such that every two days we create as much new data as we did from the beginning

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Engineering Day at the University of Utah

‘Engineering Day’ Ready to Host Local Students   Read the full story here The upcoming University of Utah’s annual Engineering Day is designed to leave local high school students with one important thought — there is a world of possibilities to explore here. This year’s event, which is being sponsored by Rio Tinto, will be

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“The College of Engineering at the University of Utah”

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

“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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