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Department News

Current News

ECE Professor Volker J. Sorger Elected 2022 ‘Fellow’ Distinction of both SPIE & OPTICA

Volker Sorger Volker Sorger, an associate professor in the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, was recently elected a 2022 Fellow by two leading societies in optics and photonics.

In Memoriam: Dr. Lawrence H. Bennett

Lawrence BennettDr. Lawrence H. Bennett, a former research professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering from 1996 to 2019, passed away on Dec. 30, 2021 in Baltimore, Maryland. He was 91.

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.

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