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5/19/2022

Three engineering professors earn campus faculty fellowships

College of Engineering professors Padma Gopalan, Mikhail Kats and Victor Zavala are among the recipients of University of Wisconsin-Madison faculty fellowships for 2022-2023. The Office of the Vice Chancellor for…

Professor Emeritus Donald Novotny
5/16/2022

Remembering Emeritus Professor Donald Novotny

UW-Madison Electrical and Computer Engineering Emeritus Professor and WEMPEC Co-Founder Donald Novotny passes away at the age of 87.

5/09/2022

Booske selected as a fellow of the Institute of Physics

John Booske, a professor of electrical and computer engineering at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, has been elected a fellow of the Institute of Physics. Booske was selected for his significant…

5/09/2022

Kim and Fawaz win Facebook research award for eye tracking privacy

Electrical and Computer Engineering Assistant Professors Younghyun Kim and Kassem Fawaz are the winners of a research award from Facebook. The awards, called Towards Trustworthy Products in AR, VR, and…

5/09/2022

Alumnus honored by Black Engineer of the Year Awards

Computer engineering alumnus Chris Jenkins (MS ’08; PhD ’11) was recently honored at the Black Engineer of the Year (BEYA) STEM Conference with a research leadership award. Jenkins is an…

5/09/2022

Two ECE PhD students selected for cyber-physical systems rising star workshop

Two UW-Madison PhD students in electrical and computer engineering have been selected as rising stars in cyber-physical systems (CPS) research. Kyuin Lee, advised by Assistant Professor Younghyun Kim, and Jingjie…

ECE - Kangwook Lee Assistant Professor Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering UW-Madison
4/11/2022

ECE Assistant Professor, Kangwook Lee wins exclusive KSEA Young Investigator Grant

Kangwook Lee, an assistant professor of electrical and computer engineering at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, is the recipient of a Korean-American Scientists and Engineers Association Young Investigator Grant. Each year,…

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4/07/2022

Seven students land NSF Graduate Research Fellowships

Seven students and four alumni from the University of Wisconsin-Madison College of Engineering have received prestigious National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowships. The current students who earned 2022 awards are:•…

ECE Summer Launch Students in group at January 2022 reunion
4/01/2022

ECE Summer Launch gives students jump start on life as a Badger

Last winter, a group of first-year ECE students who participated in the 2021 ECE Summer Launch program met up in Engineering Hall for a reunion. Except, for most them, it…

Photos of Christopher Brace, Krishanu Saha and Susan Hagness
2/18/2022

Brace, Hagness, Saha elected AIMBE Fellows

Three more faculty members from the University of Wisconsin-Madison College of Engineering have earned election to the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE) College of Fellows. Christopher Brace…