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ECE student receives Chancellor’s Student Service Award

ECE student Anastasios Kokkinias received the 2018 Chancellor’s Student Service Award during UIC’s 46th Annual Chancellor’s Student Service and Leadership Awards (CSSLA) Ceremony on April 19. The award recognizes outstanding student leaders and student…

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Soltanalian receives ‘Young Author Award’ from IEEE

ECE Assistant Professor Mojtaba Soltanalian is set to receive the 2017 IEEE Signal Processing Society Young Author Award. The prestigious award will be presented to Soltanalian by IEEE Signal Processing Society President, Professor…

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Four ECE graduate students honored with awards

Graduate students work hard on research projects throughout the year. Four students in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering saw their efforts result in awards and scholarships, which will help fund their…

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Professor Danilo Erricolo named University Scholar

Congratulations to ECE Professor Danilo Erricolo on being named a University Scholar. The UIC program, now in its 33rd year, honors faculty members for superior research and teaching, along with great promise for future achievements.…

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UIC researchers are teaching robots how to push back

Imagine you are moving a couch with a friend. As you start, you both need to crouch down, securely grab it, and simultaneously lift it up. As you carry it, you may say…

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ECE alumnus named Chief Scientist at Telephonics

Congratulations to Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) alumnus Dr. Lorenzo Lo Monte on being named the Chief Scientist at Telephonics. Telephonics is a New York-based corporation with 1,500 employees, and a…

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Engineering Design Team continues its winning ways

Students Nab Third Place at Intelligent Ground Vehicle Competition, Second Place at NASA Competition UIC’s Engineering Design Team (EDT) are winners. The team’s hard work and skills paid off as they recently captured…

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ECE highlighted at Women in Engineering Summer Program

UIC’s Women in Engineering Summer Program (WIESP) provided high school girls with the power to build and learn more about the endless possibilities of working in engineering. The month-long summer program was made…

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ECE modifies curriculum to improve student experience

The world is constantly changing, and to ensure our students are getting the best education that will prepare them for graduate school or the working world, the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering…

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ECE’s first Abraham Lincoln fellow earns his Ph.D.

On May 6, Albert Colon went from student to Doctor of Philosophy during the hooding ceremony — signifying his successful completion of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering’s graduate program — during UIC’s…

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Professor Devroye is pushing the limits of wireless communication

Natasha Devroye is making wireless communications more efficient. The associate professor in UIC’s Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) is researching a way to make it reliable, faster, and safer. An expert…

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Professor Stroscio elected to the AIMBE College of Fellows

Congratulations to ECE Distinguished Professor Michael Stroscio on being elected to the College of Fellows at the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE). AIMBE College of Fellows represents the most accomplished…