Research News

November 18, 2014
ECE alum honored as terahertz pioneer
November 6, 2014
Pittsburgh Alumni Event
Local Carnegie Mellon ECE and SCS alumni were able to mingle among Pittsburgh history at the second annual Pittsburgh Alumni Networking Reception.
July 31, 2014
Alum Mate Boban Receives Best Paper Award at IEEE VTC
Mate Boban (PhD ECE ‘12) was co-author of a paper that received Best Paper Award at the 2014 IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference
June 25, 2014
CSSI Researchers Receive Four Awards at Design Automation Conference
CSSI researchers did it again!
June 25, 2014
ECE Alum Amir Asif Named Dean at Concordia University
Amir Asif (M.S. 1993, Ph.D. 1996) has been named Dean of the Faculty of Engineering and Computer Science at Concordia University in Montreal, Canada.
June 16, 2014
ECE Alum Colin Tylor (E’08) Joins in CMU Volunteer Forum
What is the Carnegie Mellon University Volunteer Forum?
April 29, 2014
ECE Alumnus Jingfend Liu talks about pcDuino in EE Times
Dr. Jingfeng Liu, who received his Ph.D. from ECE in 2003 under Vijayakumar Bhagavatula’s supervision, calls himself a “pcDuino evangelist.”
April 17, 2013
Welcome Back Alumni!
The Electrical and Computer Engineering Department welcomes alumni back to campus during Spring Carnival 2013!
September 11, 2012
Alum Nikhil Balram Named Executive of the Year
ECE alumnus Nikhil Balram received the Gold Stevie® Award for Executive of the Year in the Electronics category at the 9th Annual International Business Awards (IBAs), the world's premier business awards program. The IBAs are open to all individuals and organizations from around the world, with the 2012 program receiving entries from more than 50 nations and territories. Balram was selected for the Executive of the Year by more than 300 executives worldwide who served as judges. Balram, who earned his bachelor's, master's and doctor's degrees in electrical engineering from Carnegie Mellon, is CEO of Ricoh Innovations Inc., a Silicon Valley-based subsidiary of Ricoh Company Ltd. Read more...
April 11, 2012
Alum Wins Young-Investigator-of-the-Month Award
The Center for HIV/AIDS Vaccine Immunology (CHAVI) selected Hsun-Hsien Chang, a bioinformatics scientist at the Children's Hospital at Harvard Medical School, as February's CHAVI Young-Investigator-of-the-Month. The award recognizes outstanding young investigators who have made significant contributions to the CHAVI mission — to solve major problems in HIV vaccine development and design — and who have been nominated by their mentors for their exceptional leadership and valuable research. Chang earned his Ph.D. in ECE with advisor José M. F. Moura in 2007. Read more...