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The 2016 ECE Research Day, held Thursday February 11th, was a great success. 28 posters were presented and were well received by many faculty, students and company representatives. Thanks to the students who participated, the event showcased our research efforts in the ECE Department.

Congratulations to the following winners:

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On January 29-30, 2016 SpaceX hosted Hyperloop Pod Competition Design at Texas A&M University. Four Computer Engineering Department students took part in the competition as part of the combined Rutgers/MaryIand (RUMD Loop Team). Michael Feinstein (Senior), Shreyas Hirday (Junior, team leader), Cedric Blake (Junior),...


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Luis Garcia and Ming Tai Ha became the first ECE GAANN Fellows. This Graduate Assistance in Areas of National Need (GAANN) Fellowship provides need-based financial support to graduate students pursuing a degree in areas related to bioelectrical engineering at the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE), Rutgers...

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The ECE Fall Capstone Project "Firefighter Monitoring System" won 2nd Place at the HackHarvard Competition held recently at the Harvard Science Center.

Congratulations to group members Kevin Leung, Jigar Bhalodia, Shivam Patel, Michael Zhou and Shawn Fong. The group's advisor was Dr. Wade Trappe.

The participants, who were selected from a pool of more than 3,...

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Emina Soljanin has just become a Professor at Rutgers University. Prior to joining Rutgers, she was a Distinguished Member of Technical Staff at Bell Labs, where she worked as an information, coding, and, more recently, a queueing theorist.

Her interests and expertise are wide. Over the past quarter of the century, she has participated in numerous research and business projects, as diverse as power system optimization, magnetic recording, color space quantization, hybrid ARQ,...

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ECE graduate student Vidyasagar Sadhu (working with Professor Dario Pompili) and his multi-university team has won the Center for Science of Information (CsoI) student research project grant funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF). The year-long project, titled “Defending Large-Scale Distributed Machine Learning Against Adversarial Attacks”, is supported with an amount of $6,000 towards meeting/travel expenses. This student-led project, which is in...


The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering Congratulates the
Fall ECE PhD Mentoring Award Winners


ECE Research Excellence
In support of travel for the student author of a paper accepted for publication at a research conference,
ECE Research Excellence Awards of...

Professor Shantenu Jha has been named a recipient of 2016 Rutgers Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Research. The award carries an honorarium in the amount of $1000 and will be presented to Shantenu and fellow honorees at the awards reception in October.

Professor Shantenu Jha, an...

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Professor Shantenu Jha has been invited to The White House on July 29 to attend a workshop being held on the one year anniversary of the National Strategic Computing Initiative (NCSI). At this event organized by the Office of Science and Technology Policy, Professor Jha and fellow invitees will discuss high-performance...