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ECE and The Media

Prof. Janne Lindqvist's work featured on "Engineering for Change" website
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Prof. Janne Lindqvist's work on the Hazard Tracker app appeared in  ...

Prof. Janne Lindqvist on NPR
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Prof. Janne Lindqvist's work on gesture based passwords was mentioned on NPR (see
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Prof. Lindqvist's Gesture Security work featured on RU-TV and many other news and media outlets
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Prof. Janne Lindqvist's interdisciplinary security work which was presented at MobiSys'14, the...

Elastic Pathing Research featured in IEEE Spectrum, Communications of the ACM, YouTube, Rutgers Today, and MIT Technology Review
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Prof. Janne Lindqvist's research shows that how fast you drive might reveal exactly where you...

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Colloquia

ECE Colloquium - December 3, 2014

Dr. Sean Smith, Dartmouth College

December 3, 2014 - 10:00am

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Transfer students

All the FAQ are answered at the URL given below. Also, application material can be found at this URL.
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For further general information, contact: lprend [at] rci [dot] rutgers [dot] edu ( Dean L. Prendergast)

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I have received my GED. Which requirements apply to me?

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LATEST NEWS

2011 ECE Department Commencement Reception

Submitted by admin on May 15, 2011 - 6:30pm
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The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering honored the Class of 2011 during its Commencement Reception on Sunday, May 15th.   Dr. Athina Petropulu, ECE Department Chair, hosted the Reception, speaking to this year's graduates and their families.   Several students were honored with awards, and all students received USB drive wrist bracelets with pictures of the senior class.

The ECE Department congratulates the Class of 2011!

Professor Chris Rose Wins Engineering Excellence Award

Submitted by admin on April 30, 2011 - 11:48am
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Dr. Chris Rose has won the Engineering Excellence Award for being the best professor in the School of Engineering.    The award was presented to Professor Rose at the Leadership Conference and Awards Luncheon on Sunday, May 1st.

Congratulations to Professor Rose for this great recognition and his dedication to teaching and education.

Professor Michael Caggiano Wins Teacher of the Year Award

Submitted by admin on April 30, 2011 - 11:04am
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Dr. Michael Caggiano has won the Teacher of the Year Award given by The Rutgers Engineering Governing Council.    The Teacher of the Year Award was presented on Sunday, May 1st at the Leadership Conference and Awards Luncheon.

Professor Caggiano's dedication to teaching has been recognized as another Teaching Excellence Award for the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering.

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Dr. Robert Balog was awarded the 2011 Rutgers University Distinguished Engineer Award for his pioneering work in photovoltaic energy conversion.

Dr. Balog received his BSEE Degree from ECE Rutgers in 1996 and his MSEE and PhD Degrees from University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign in 2002 and 2006, respectively.

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Dr. Randal D. Pinkett, ENG ’95 will be honored at the 2011 School of Engineering Awards Dinner to be held on Friday, April 15, 2011, at the Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Art Museum in New Brunswick. The School of Engineering Medal of Excellence was established in 2006 as a means to honor the exceptional achievements of members of the Rutgers Engineering Alumni community.