2019 News

Marilyn Wolf

Wolf Named Recipient of IEEE Computer Society 2019 Harry H. Goode Memorial Award

Marilyn Wolf has been selected to receive the IEEE Computer Society 2019 Harry H. Goode Award.

John Pippin Chair in Microsystems Packaging & Electromagnetics in the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) and Director of the Center for Co-Design of Chip, Package, System (C3PS), Georgia Tech.

Swaminathan Appointed as PRC Director

Following an international search, Madhavan Swaminathan has been appointed as the new director of Georgia Tech’s 3D Systems Packaging Research Center (PRC).

Three Faculty Members Awarded Promotion, Tenure

Three Georgia Tech ECE faculty members have been awarded promotion and/or tenure, effective August 15, 2019.

EE, CmpE Place in Top Six of U.S. News & World Report Graduate Program Rankings

Both graduate programs in the Georgia Tech School of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) dropped a spot in the 2020 U.S. News & World Report graduate engineering program rankings. Despite this, the overall standing is still good for ECE.

Magnus Egerstedt

Egerstedt Elected to Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences

Magnus Egerstedt has been elected as a Foreign Member of the Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences.

Huang Selected for Marconi Society Award

ECE Ph.D. student Min-Yu Huang has been selected for the Marconi Society Paul Baran Young Scholar Award.

A robotic car controlled by an ultra-low power hybrid chip is shown in an arena to demonstrate its ability to learn and collaborate with another robot. (Photo: Allison Carter, Georgia Tech)

Ultra-Low Power Chips Help Make Small Robots More Capable

An ultra-low power hybrid chip inspired by the brain could help give palm-sized robots the ability to collaborate and learn from their experiences.

Kung (far right) and fellow Young Alumni Council members volunteering at the Ramblin’ On graduation celebration, congratulating graduates, and encouraging them to stay connected to Georgia Tech once they settle down in their post-college life.

Alumni Spotlight: Julienne Kung

Kung received the Stover Volunteerism Award last year, which is an annual award bestowed by Eaton Corporation on an employee with significant involvement in community service.

2018-2019 Georgia Tech Institute for Electronics and Nanotechnology (IEN) Core Facilities Seed Grant Program: Information and Request for Applications

Successful proposals to this program will identify a new, currently-unfunded research idea that requires core facility access to generate preliminary data necessary to pursue other funding avenues.

Georgia Tech researchers Tohid Shekari, Raheem Beyah, Morris Cohen, and Lukas Graber are shown with a substation that is part of the electric grid. The researchers have developed a new technique to secure the substations. (Image: Christopher Moore, Georgia Tech)

Signals from Distant Lightning Could Help Secure Electric Substations

A new technique could one day help prevent hackers from sabotaging electric power substations and other critical infrastructure.

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