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Department News

Current News

Dr. Sorger wins DURIP Award

The US Department of Defense has named Dr. Volker Sorger to receive an FY 2022 Defense University Research Instrumentation Program (DURIP) award.

ECE students design equipment for US Department of Defense and VA

This ECE capstone project team worked with federal agencies to design and develop an autonomous wobble chair to help researchers working with patients with extremity trauma.

Dr. Ahmadi wins George Washington Award

Dr. Ahmadi was selected from hundreds of nominees for this annual award that celebrates exceptional contributions to the university.

Intro to Engineering summer course for high schoolers; register by May 15

The Air Force Office of Scientific Research has awarded Dr. Volker Sorger a $650,000 grant for the project “Monolithically-Integrated 2D-Materials Photonics: Scalable and Foundry-Near Processes and Device Concepts.”

Meet the ECE Department’s GW Monumental Alumni

GW has selected five ECE alumni as GW Monumental Alumni. Learn more about the Monumental Achievements of Dr. Amina Al-Rustamani, Ms. Anousheh Ansari, Dr. Serena Auñón-Chancellor, Mr. Nelson Carbonell, and Dr. Ya-Qin Zhang.

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