June 2020

June 16, 2020
A team of researchers led by ECE Assistant Professor Sheng Wei has won the Best Paper Award at the ACM Multimedia Systems Conference (MMSys 2020) for their paper titled "QuRate: Power-Efficient Mobile Immersive Video Streaming”. ACM MMSys is one of the major conferences of the ACM Special Interest Group on Multimedia (SIGMM). It provides a forum for researchers to present and share their latest research findings in multimedia systems. This work was conducted by Prof.
June 10, 2020
Senior Spotlight Mohammad Nadeem, ENG ‘20   Choosing to attend Rutgers School of Engineering was an easy decision for Mohammed Nadeem, who graduated in May as a computer engineering major in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE). “I knew the research opportunities were pretty good – that was the main attraction,” he says.
June 9, 2020
The 2020 Undergraduate and Graduate Award Ceremony was held online on Wednesday June 3rd. A copy of the presentation slides is available here. Opening remarks were made by ECE Chair Narayan Mandayam, Dean Thomas N. Farris, and ECE Undergraduate Director Wade Trappe. ECE Faculty presented Undergraduate Leadership / Service Awards to:
June 3, 2020
ECE Graduation Congratulations Video. Watch congratulations video from Dr. Mandayam, Dr. Godrich, and Dr. Trappe. Expand the article by clicking on the link above and then click on the  Watch ECE Graduation Congratulations video link
June 3, 2020
Please join the ECE Undergraduate and Graduate Award Ceremony on Wednesday June 3rd at 5:00 PM.  You can join the event by clicking on the link below. The event password should be already populated, but if prompted please use the password "2020" without the quotes.  
June 2, 2020
When Daniel Toth was living on campus, he would report at 5:30 a.m. for a fitness regimen followed by a naval science class — all before starting his days as a student at Rutgers University. The Navy ROTC midshipman’s favorite workout has been the "strip swim." Dressed in uniform and boots, he and his colleagues would jump into a pool, then take off an article of clothing every 250 meters they swam. “You don’t see the swim team doing that!” he said.   

May 2020

May 7, 2020
Anand D. Sarwate, a professor in the School of Engineering’s Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, recently received a Board of Trustees Research Fellowship for Scholarly Excellence. The prestigious award recognizes Sarwate’s achievements as one of the university’s most outstanding young faculty members.
May 7, 2020
Thank you to all the students, advisers, faculty, and judges who took the time to join us today for the virtual capstone award ceremony! Special thanks to Dr. Mandayam and Dean Thomas Farris for opening the award ceremony and for their address to our capstone students.   Before we announce the top ten projects, I would like to thank everyone involved with this year’s capstone program:
May 4, 2020
ECE Assistant Professor Bo Yuan is the recipient of a new NSF award for the research project titled "TensorNN: An Algorithm and Hardware Co-design Framework for On-device Deep Neural Network Learning using Low-rank Tensors." Dr. Yuan is the lead PI on a three-year $1.2 million collaborative effort between Rutgers, Columbia University and University of Minnesota.

April 2020