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Department News

Current News

Dr. Sorger wins Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers

Dr. Volker Sorger was named recently as a winner of this very prestigious award bestowed on scientists and engineers by the US government.

Drs. El-Ghazawi and Sorger receive patent for reconfigurable optical computer

Their invention introduces a new class of reconfigurable computing devices that are capable of computing out of first principles by solving partial differential equations that are used for most simulations in science and engineering.

The Washington Post quoted Dr. Tarek El-Ghazawi

Dr. Tarek El-Ghazawi was quoted in the June 21 article “Supercomputing is latest front in U.S.-China high-tech battle."

NASA Astronaut Visits Oxon Hill Branch Library

NASA astronaut and ECE alumna Dr. Serena M. Auñón-Chancellor visited the Oxon Hill, MD branch library on June 10th.

Samson March builds his own smart watch

ECE alumnus Samson March recently finished building his own smart watch from scratch as a do-it-yourself project.

News Archives

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Department Newsletters

The department newsletters are another good way to keep up with ECE news.  The newsletter is published each semester and covers faculty profiles, research highlights, awards and honors, department lectures, and more.

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