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Day of the Badger Logo with red Bucky Badger head and white background
February 20, 2024

Day of the Badger: Celebrate with ECE

On April 16 and 17, 2024, Day of the Badger returns to UW-Madison.  This annual celebratory event hosted by the Wisconsin Foundation and Alumni Association is a spirit-filled opportunity for…

Alex Eichstaedt performing at a rooftop venue.
February 12, 2024

Study abroad leads to music success in Norway for ECE grad

Many people identify themselves by where they come from. But for University of Wisconsin–Madison alumnus Alex Eichstaedt, the opposite is true. The phrase “Først, jeg er ikke norsk,” or “First,…

Focus on Faculty - Mikhail Kats
February 9, 2024

ECE Focus on Faculty: Mikhail Kats

Mikhail Kats is a Jack St. Clair Kilby Associate Professor and an Antoine-Bascom Associate Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at UW–Madison. An award-winning instructor, Kats has…

Machine Learning - green and red data points on black background
February 7, 2024

Accelerated MS a great option for MLSP students

The Accelerated Master’s program within the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) at UW–Madison stands out as an exceptional choice for students seeking to fast-track their careers in the…

Focus on Faculty: Line Roald Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at UW-Madison
February 2, 2024

ECE Focus on Faculty: Line Roald

Line Roald is an Associate Professor and Grainger Institute Fellow in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at UW–Madison. Roald is a member of the Wisconsin Power Systems (WISPO)…

Shuhbra Pasayat
January 26, 2024

ECE Focus on Faculty: Shubhra Pasayat

Shubhra Pasayat is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Wisconsin–Madison. She is a student-focused educator and award-winning researcher. Leading the Wide-Bandgap…

Student driving simulator project
January 26, 2024

ECE 453 students present capstone projects at Open House

Students enrolled in ECE 453, Embedded Microprocessor System Design, finished the Fall 2023 semester strong by presenting their Capstone Design projects at an Open House on December 11th. Led by…

Focus on Faculty - Mikko Lipasti
January 5, 2024

ECE Focus on Faculty: Mikko Lipasti

Mikko Lipasti is a Philip Dunham Reed Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Wisconsin–Madison. An accomplished researcher in the field of computer systems…

Electrical engineering professor James Beyer in a room of equipment
January 2, 2024

Remembering Professor Emeritus James Beyer

James “Jim” Beyer passed away on December 6, 2023 at the age of 92.  He was an emeritus professor within the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University…

ECE students with Bucky Badger
December 21, 2023

ECE celebrates December graduates

A department celebration was held on December 14, 2023 for students from the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering who would be receiving their degrees during UW–Madison’s winter commencement. ECE…