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UW Crest with engineering background
January 31, 2023

Booske elected AAAS Fellow

John Booske, the Keith and Jane Morgan Nosbusch Professor of Electrical & Computer Engineering, is one of six University of Wisconsin-Madison faculty members elected to the 2022 class of fellows…

Jennifer Choy works in the lab
January 17, 2023

Assistant Professor Jennifer Choy joins ECE

Assistant Professor Jennifer Choy has joined the University of Wisconsin-Madison Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, moving over from the Department of Engineering Physics, which she joined in 2019. Choy’s…

ECE PhD Student Tessa Haldes
January 6, 2023

Haldes receives doctoral research grant

Tessa Haldes, an electrical and computer engineering PhD student at the University of Wisconsin-Madison working in the lab of Philip Dunham Reed Professor Susan Hagness, was selected to receive a…

ECE Student Varsha Pendyala
January 6, 2023

Pendyala and Sethares win best paper award

Varsha Pendyala, an electrical and computer engineering PhD student at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, recently received two awards. Pendyala, along with ECE Professor William Sethares and Dr. Viji Easwar from…

UW branded graphic that shows four Polaroid photos on a rope with ECE students in the photos.
December 14, 2022

ECE Department news and student panel featured during Virtual Alumni Town Hall

On December 8th, ECE alumni from across the country participated in a Virtual Town Hall hosted by the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering via Zoom. ECE graduates from the…

Susan Hagness and Justin Williams
December 9, 2022

Hagness, Williams selected as National Academy of Inventors Fellows

The National Academy of Inventors has selected two University of Wisconsin-Madison College of Engineering faculty members for its 2022 class of fellows: Susan Hagness, Philip Dunham Reed Professor and chair…

"Well Read," a sculpture by artist Douwe Blumberg of a studious-looking UW-Madison mascot Bucky Badger sitting atop a pile of books, is pictured at Alumni Park at the University of Wisconsin-Madison during autumn on Oct. 30, 2021.
December 6, 2022

ECE Alumni – Share your experience with our current ECE Badgers!

Our alumni are the working arm of UW-ECE: technological leaders and innovators spreading the Wisconsin Idea around the globe. We value the educational, professional, and life experiences that our alumni can bring to the development of our students. No matter where our alums live or work, there are several ways to engage with our students through in-person or virtual volunteer roles.

Are you a UW-ECE alum? Click the button below to view the many opportunities our alumni are connecting with our current UW-ECE students, and let us know if you would like to take part.

ECE Professor Bulent Sarlioglu image with laptop and smart phone and UW-ECE logo
November 30, 2022

New Webinar: Earn a Master of Science in Power Engineering Online

ECE Professor Bulent Sarlioglu and Graduate Advisor Justin Kyle Bush team up to discuss the online Master of Science program in Power Engineering and the Capstone Certificate in Power Conversion and Control. In this webinar, you can hear about each program and its direct application in industry.

UW Crest with engineering background
November 15, 2022

Yu, Dumesic and Eliceiri among highly cited researchers

Three faculty members in the University of Wisconsin-Madison College of Engineering are among the scientists selected for the Clarivate Web of Science Highly Cited Researchers list for 2022. The honorees…

UW Crest with engineering background
November 14, 2022

ECE faculty and students win conference awards

A paper co-authored by Umit Ogras, an associate professor of electrical and computer engineering at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and Sumit Mandal, a spring 2022 PhD graduate, received the best…