Funding Highlights


The University of Utah’s Electrical and Computer Engineering Department is deeply grateful to the alumni, corporate partners, institutions and friends whose generous support has sustained us in the past.

Cunxi Yu Receives Over $1M From NSF

ECE Assistant Professor Cunxi Yu had been granted nearly $1.13 million to develop multidisciplinary research across formal methods and deep learning.

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JORGENSEN FAMILY DONATION FOR ECE LAB

Thanks to the generosity of the David G. and Annette T. Jorgensen Family Foundation as well as the support of additional donors, the University of Utah Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering will have a new state-of-the-art undergraduate lab to enhance student learning.

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UNDERGRADUATE AWARDED $1,000 TO TRANSFORM NANOSTRUCTURES

University of Utah senior Dinorah Segovia is putting her love of math, engineering and the community together. “I actually didn’t really like that there wasn’t enough math in healthcare and so now electrical engineering is a great option to help people in a different way,” she said.

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Solzbacher Students Win Bench to Bedside

Two University of Utah engineering students under electrical and computer engineering chair Florian Solzbacher are part of a team that has won this year’s Bench to Bedside Competition.

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ECE Assistant Professor is Remaking Electronics

Pierre-Emmanuel Gaillardon was awarded close to $2 million for projects for the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA)’s new Electronics Resurgence Initiative (ERI) “Page 3” programs.

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Power to the People

Masood Parvania is building a laboratory to develop technology that would help communities get their power back online faster in an outage.

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Gaillardon Receives NSF CAREER Award

University of Utah electrical and computer engineering assistant professor Pierre-Emmanuel Gaillardon has received the NSF CAREER Award.

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Gaillardon Wins Research Award

ECE Assistant Professor Pierre-Emmanuel Gaillardon was recently awarded the 2016 Professor Amnon Pazy Memorial Research Award.

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Tom Becnel Nabs Prize in “TechTalks” Contest

Tom Becnel, a University of Utah electrical and computer engineering graduate, won a $200 prize in the “TechTalks” contest sponsored by IM Flash.

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ECE Engineers Receive Solar Technology Grant

University of Utah engineers have received an $800,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Energy to develop a monitoring system for solar panels that can automatically locate damaged panels, wiring, or connections in a large solar farm while the panels are live.

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