January 2022

January 1, 2022
Shirin Jalali has joined the ECE Department as an Assistant Professor. She received her M.Sc in Statistics and Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University. Prior joining Rutgers, she worked as a research scientist at AI Lab at Nokia Bell Labs.

December 2021

December 22, 2021
Yingying (Jennifer) Chen, a professor in the Department of Electrical and Computing Engineering and an associate director of Rutgers’ Wireless Information Network Laboratory (WINLAB) has been named a fellow of the National Academy of Inventors’ (NAI) class of 2021.This is the highest professional distinction conferred solel
December 21, 2021
ECE Distinguished Professor Athina Petropulu is a co-author of the paper "
December 21, 2021
ECE Professor Yingying Chen has been selected as an ACM Distinguished Member for outstanding scientific contributions to computing. The advanced member grade level of Distinguished Member was initiated in 2006 to recognize ACM Professional Members who have  achieved a significant accomplishment in, or made a significant impact on, the computing field.
December 16, 2021
ECE Associate Professor Predrag Spasojevic is the recipient of a new Office of Naval Research (ONR) award for the research project entitled "Post-Correction Techniques for Linearization of Wideband Analog-to-Digital Converters."  Professor Spasojevic is the Rutgers PI on a 2-year $1M collaborative effort with 
December 7, 2021
The Rutgers Board of Governors appointed Shriram Ramanathan as the first holder of the Rodkin-Weintraub Chair in Engineering. The chair was established in 2018 through a gift from the Rodkin Family Foundation and a matching gift by an anonymous donor.

November 2021

November 11, 2021
President Jonathan Holloway has announced that ECE Associate Professor Waheed Bajwa has been selected to receive the Warren I. Susman Award for Excellence in Teaching for the academic year 2020-2021. The Warren I.
November 3, 2021
ECE Associate Professor Laleh Najafizadeh is the recipient of a new National Institutes of Health (NIH) award for the research project titled "Augmenting Implanted Neuroprosthetics with Targeted Health Monitoring for Spinal Cord Injury - the LIFELINE" through the National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering.  This 4-year collaborative R01 grant led by Case Western Reserve University is funded at $2.6 million with Rutgers share being $262,560.