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Distinguished Professor Athina Petropulu has won the 2017 Electrical and Computer Engineering Department Heads Association (ECEDHA) Diversity Award.

The Diversity Award is given to individuals or departments in recognition of proactive efforts to increase cultural, ethnic, and gender diversity within the ECE student body and among ECE faculty, that go well...



The Board of Governors has approved Dr. Athina Petropulu's promotion to Distinguished Professor effective July 1, 2017. Congratulations on this well deserved accomplishment Athina!

Athina P. Petropulu received her undergraduate degree from the National Technical University of Athens, Greece, and the M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees from Northeastern University,...


Assistant Professor Mehdi Javanmard is the recipient of a new NSF award for the project titled "A Microfluidic-CMOS Cross-cut Approach Enabling Tri-Modal Biorecognition for Highly Accurate Viral Diagnostics." This is a three year $450,000 collaborative effort between Rutgers University (Mehdi Javanmard, PI) and Princeton University (Kaushik Sengupta, PI)....



ECE Assistant Professor Mehdi Javanmard's work on nanoelectronic barcoding for health monitoring is featured on the cover of the Royal Society of Chemistry journal Lab on a Chip and is featured here in Rutgers Today. He and his graduate student Pengfei Xie...



Dean Thomas Farris has just announced that Distinguished Professor Dipankar Raychaudhuri will receive the 2017 School of Engineering (SoE) Faculty of the Year Award. This award recognizes exceptional contributions of a SoE faculty member to the School of Engineering, the University, the engineering profession, the scientific community and/or society at large...



A WINLAB team received the Best Paper Award at the 2nd International Workshop on Research Advancements in Future Networking Technologies (RAFNET) at the IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC'2017) now being held in Sydney.

The paper is entitled: Evaluating 5G Multihoming Services in the MobilityFirst Future Internet Architecture, and is authored by Parishad Karimi, ...



The 2017 Paul Panayotatos Endowed Scholarship in Sustainable Energy will be shared by ECE graduate students Guangyuan Li and Navila Alim.

Guangyuan Li, an ECE PhD student working with Professor Yicheng Lu, has been selected as the 2017 recipient of the Paul Panayotatos Endowed Scholarship in Sustainable...


KMOX CBS Radio St. Louis interviewed Prof. Janne Lindqvist about his research on secure gestures. Could a doodle soon replace our passwords?...


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:

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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...