News

June 2019

June 13, 2019
Professor Kristin Dana has received a 3 year grant from the USDA-NIFA Food and Agriculture Cyberinformatics and Tools (FACT) Initiative entitled "FACT: Deep Learning for Image-based Agriculture Evaluation". The award amount is $499,989. Kristin is the PI and the co-PI's are Peter Oudemans at Philip E. Marucci Blueberry and Cranberry Research and Extension Center at Rutgers University, and Aditi Roy at Siemens Corporate Technology.
June 13, 2019
Dr. Maria Striki has been offered reappointment as Assistant Teaching Professor to June 30, 2020. Congratulations on this well deserved accomplishment Maria! We look forward to your continued success.
June 13, 2019
Dr. John McGarvey has been offered reappointment as Assistant Teaching Professor to June 30, 2020. Congratulations on this well deserved accomplishment John! We look forward to your continued success.
June 7, 2019
ECE PhD student Hafiz Imtiaz has been selected as a 2019-2020 Fellow in the Rutgers PreDoctoral Leadership Development Academy (PLDA).

May 2019

May 20, 2019
ECE PhD student Mengmei Ye working under the supervision of Assistant Professor Sheng Wei is part of a team that has won a "Samsung Breakthroughs That Matter" award at the MIT Hacking Medicine Grand Hack 2019 (http://grandhack.mit.edu/).
May 20, 2019
2019 Paul Panayotatos Endowed Scholarship in Sustainable Energy will be awarded to ECE graduate student Yuxuan Li.
May 17, 2019
ECE Departmental Leadership Awards: these awards are presented to senior students who demonstrated leadership in the ECE department and SOE. This year this award is presented to the following students: Deepti Upmaka, Kristian Wu, Kristene Aguinaldo, Salman Hoque, Akshitha Ajayan, Sherif Salem, Brian Qiu, Safa Shaikh, Taewon Kim
May 13, 2019
Capstone Design 2019 Undergraduate studies at Rutgers ECE culminates in a capstone design project. Students work in teams to design unique and innovative product prototypes, demonstrating how technical knowledge can enable their imaginations. The design process incorporates standards and realistic design constraints: economic, environmental, social, political, ethical, health and safety, manufacturability, and sustainability.
May 1, 2019
Rutgers IEEE competed at the 2019 Princeton Micromouse Competition and won the design competition and came in third in the maze solving competition. Congratulations to Joe Jaeschke and Nicholas Clegg for this achievement !     Joe and Nick wrote the following to detail their design. 

April 2019

April 29, 2019
Waheed Bajwa, an Associate Professor in the ECE department, has been voted by the Rutgers SOE Undergraduate Student Body to receive the 2019 Engineering Governing Council (EGC) Professor of the Year Award from within the Department of ECE. This award is annually given to one faculty member from each department in Rutgers SOE who best exemplifies the SOE mission of “Education, Research, and Service.” This is Dr. Bajwa’s third time receiving this award since he joined Rutgers SOE in 2011.

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