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    Prof. Laleh Najafizadeh with Yi Huang and Li Zhu working on IC implemented with IBM Bi CMOS
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Research Highlights

Robust, scalable, distributed semantic mapping for search-and-rescue and manufacturing co-robots.

Associate Professor Dario Pompili has won a new NSF award for the project...

Seeing Surfaces: Actionable Surface Properties from Vision

Professor Kristin Dana has won a new NSF award for the project titled "Seeing...

Timely Updating: Principles and Applications

Distinguished Professor Roy Yates has won a new NSF award for the project...

CIF:Small:Collaborative Research:Codes for Storage with Queues for Access

Professor Emina Soljanin has received a new NSF award for the project titled "...

ECE and The Media


Assistant Professor Vishal Patel's research on Active Biometric Authentication...

Janne Lindqvist's News Article on World Password Day

ECE Assistant Professor Janne Lindqvist, whose research focuses on gesture...

Professor Janne Lindqvist's research on smartphone interruptions featured in popular media

Janne Lindqvist's recent work on smartphone interruptions has received a lot of...

Janne Lindqvist's research featured in "Rutgers Today"

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Professor Mehdi Javanmard's Asthma Diagnostic Device in the News Media

Submitted by admin on May 23, 2017 - 11:23am

ECE Assistant Professor Mehdi Javanmard's work on a graphene based sensor device for Asthma diagnostics is featured here in Rutgers Today. His work has also received attention in other media outlets. Please see some examples below:



Congratulations Mehdi!

ECE graduate student Kazem Cheshmi working with Professor Maryam Mehri Dehnavi has won First Place in the ACM Student Research Competition Grand Finals for 2017.

The ACM SRC 2017 competitions take place at 25 major ACM conferences, sponsored by SIGACCESS, SIGACT, SIGARCH, SIGCHI, SIGCOMM, SIGCSE, SIGDA, SIGDOC, SIGGRAPH, SIGHPC, SIGMIS, SIGMOBILE, SIGPLAN, SIGMICRO, SIGSAC and SIGSOFT and include more than 300 student participants. The first place winners from each conference compete for the grand final award. Back in February, Kazem's paper "Decoupling Symbolic from Numeric in Sparse Matrix Computations" was nominated as the best work from the SIGMICRO-CGO conference. He has now won first place in the Grand Final Competition.

Grand Finalist and their advisors are invited to the Annual ACM Awards Banquet in June where they are recognized for their accomplishments, along with other prestigious ACM award winners, including the winner of the Turing Award.

This is a tremendous recognition! Congratulations Kazem and Maryam!

Waheed Bajwa and Hana Godrich Win Presidential Awards

Submitted by admin on May 16, 2017 - 5:10pm

President Robert Barchi announced that Prof. Hana Godrich and Prof. Waheed Bajwa have been awarded Presidential Awards for Excellence in Teaching.   Professor Hana Godrich was selected to receive the Presidential Award for Excellence in Teaching and Professor Waheed Bajwa was selected to receive the Presidential Fellowship for Teaching Excellence.

Each award carries an honorarium of $1000 and was presented to Drs. Godrich and Bajwa at Winants Hall.

ECE Department Chairman Narayan Mandayam said these awards are a wonderful recognition of the teaching excellence of Prof. Godrich and Prof. Bajwa, and a matter of great pride in the ECE Department.

Congratulations to the Class of 2017 !

Submitted by admin on May 15, 2017 - 5:18pm

The 2017 Commencement was held at Rutgers Stadium on Sunday May 14th. Commencement Speaker and Honorary Degree Recipient was musician, actor and social activist Steven Van Zandt.

Photos from the Commencement can be viewed at the ECE Facebook page located at

2017 ECE Senior Reception

Submitted by admin on May 15, 2017 - 5:00pm

The 2017 ECE Senior Reception was held on Saturday May 13th.   Prof. Narayan Mandayam, ECE Department Chair, spoke to the graduating seniors and their families.   Prof. Hana Godrich, ECE Undergraduate Director, presented awards to this year's Capstone Winners.   Prof. Zoran Gajic, the ECE Graduate Director, presented awards to the TA of the Semester, and the Graduate Academic Excellence Awards.