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The Fall 2015 ECE TA Application is Now Live

The Fall 2015 ECE TA Application is Now Live

June 17th, 2015

For more information about applying for a TA position click here. http://www.ece.utah.edu/TA. The application deadline is 11:59 pm on Sunday, June 28, 2015.[...]

Congratulations to Prof. Hanseup for Receiving an NSF Grant

Congratulations to Prof. Hanseup for Receiving an NSF Grant

June 9th, 2015

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

Computing At the Speed of Light

Computing At the Speed of Light

May 20th, 2015

University of Utah engineers have taken a step forward in creating the next generation of computers and mobile devices capable of speeds millions[...]

Engineering Class of 2015 Video

Engineering Class of 2015 Video

May 12th, 2015

With proud family members and friends looking on, the University of Utah’s engineering graduating class of 2015 walked through its convocation ceremony filled with hope,[...]

Meet an Inventor Night

Meet an Inventor Night

April 21st, 2015

Think of Ross Mann as the ultimate Santa’s elf. He likes to design and construct fun. Mann, a product development engineer for his son’s Bountiful company,[...]

U Student Receives Prestigious Fulbright Award

U Student Receives Prestigious Fulbright Award

April 9th, 2015

Precious Cantu’s research into optical nanolithography is taking her from the Rocky Mountains of Utah to the snow-capped Swiss Alps. The University of Utah graduate research[...]

U Engineers Develop Filter for Next-Gen Terahertz Spectrum

U Engineers Develop Filter for Next-Gen Terahertz Spectrum

February 27th, 2015

Feb. 27, 2015 – University of Utah engineers have discovered a new approach for designing filters capable of separating different frequencies in the terahertz spectrum, t[...]

Survey: Demand for Utah Engineers Skyrocketing

Survey: Demand for Utah Engineers Skyrocketing

February 12th, 2015

Kevin Driggs, who is responsible for recruiting new engineering graduates for Lehi-based technology company IM Flash, has a big problem. His company is having a hard[...]

Utah Team Gets $1.4M for Bionic Hand Research

Utah Team Gets $1.4M for Bionic Hand Research

February 9th, 2015

Feb. 8, 2015 – University of Utah researchers have received $1.4 million to further develop an implantable neural interface that will allow an amputee to m[...]

Former Engineering Professor, Robert J. Huber, passes.

Former Engineering Professor, Robert J. Huber, passes.

January 7th, 2015

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[...]

Cynthia Furse Named National Academy of Inventors Fellow

Cynthia Furse Named National Academy of Inventors Fellow

December 23rd, 2014

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[...]

Former ECE Lab Supervisor, Sherman Glen Holmes, passes.

Former ECE Lab Supervisor, Sherman Glen Holmes, passes.

December 22nd, 2014

Sherman Glen Holmes our beloved husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, brother and friend returned to his Heavenly Father on December 16, 2014. Alzheimer Disease had for[...]

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

"Polarizing Filter Devised by University of Utah Engineers Transmits More Light"

November 20th, 2014

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 m[...]

Record Crowd at Engineering Day 2014

Record Crowd at Engineering Day 2014

October 20th, 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[...]

COMS 2014 Coming to Salt Lake City

COMS 2014 Coming to Salt Lake City

October 9th, 2014

  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 t[...]

U Engineers Come Up with Bright Ideas for Solar Panels

U Engineers Come Up with Bright Ideas for Solar Panels

October 7th, 2014

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[...]

Engineering Day at the University of Utah

Engineering Day at the University of Utah

October 2nd, 2014

'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 s[...]

Faculty Openings

Faculty Openings

October 1st, 2014

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 [...]

U of U IEEE Student Chapter Wins Awards

U of U IEEE Student Chapter Wins Awards

September 12th, 2014

The IEEE Utah Section Executive Committee has selected the University of Utah IEEE Student Branch as this year's IEEE Utah Section recipient for the Outstanding Large Student Branch Aw[...]

Team Designs New 3D Microscope for Your Brain

Team Designs New 3D Microscope for Your Brain

August 15th, 2014

A University of Utah team discovered a method for turning a small, $40 needle into a 3-D microscope capable of taking images up to 70[...]

IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society Doctoral Research Award

IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society Doctoral Research Award

April 16th, 2014

Andrew Chrysler received an IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society Doctoral Research Award. The Doctoral Research Award includes a US$2,500 fellowship. He is involved in[...]

Prof. Gianluca Lazzi Election to AIMBE’s College of Fellows

Prof. Gianluca Lazzi Election to AIMBE's College of Fellows

January 23rd, 2014

Prof. Gianluca Lazzi, Chair of the ECE Department, has been elected a Fellow of the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE). Fellows[...]




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