Recent News

Lambert Named President-Elect of IEEE PES

Frank Lambert has been named president-elect for the IEEE Power and Energy Society (PES).

Karan Mehta

Mehta Chosen for ISSLED Best Student Poster Award

ECE Ph.D. student Karan Mehta was chosen for the Best Student Poster Award at the 11th International Symposium on Semiconductor Light Emitting Devices (ISSLED 2017), held on October 8-12 in Banff, Canada.

Ron Harley

In Loving Memory of Ron Harley

It is with great sadness that we share with you that our dear friend and colleague, Ron Harley, died on October 30, 2017. 

Md. Nazmus Sahadat (left) and Maysam Ghovanloo, ACRM Poster Award honorees

GT-Bionics Lab Selected for ACRM Conference Honors

ECE faculty and students from the GT-Bionics Lab brought home awards from the American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine (ACRM), held October 23-28 in Atlanta, Georgia.

Astrobiology Rising at Georgia Tech

The growing visibility of researchers interested in astrobiology is helping Georgia Tech emerge as a powerhouse in the field.

Chart shows the number of combosquatted domains identified in each domain group studied.

“Combosquatting” Attack Hides in Plain Sight to Trick Computer Users

Attackers are tricking computer users with URLs that are similar to those of real companies.

Carlos Martins (2nd from left) receives the Best Paper Award at IEEE UEMCON 2017.

Martins Tapped for IEEE UEMCON Best Paper Award

ECE postdoctoral fellow Carlos Martins received the Best Paper Award at the 2017 IEEE 8th Annual Ubiquitous Computing, Electronics, and Mobile Communication Conference (UEMCON), held October 19-21 at Columbia University in New York City, New York.

Pyungwoo Yeon

Yeon Receives Best Paper Honors at BioCAS 2017

ECE Ph.D. student Pyungwoo Yeon received the Third Place Best Paper Award at the IEEE Biomedical Circuits and Systems Conference (BioCAS 2017), held October 19-21 in Turin, Italy.

Rosa Romero-Gomez

Romero-Gomez Wins IEEE VizSec 2017 Best Paper Award

ECE Postdoctoral Researcher Rosa Romero-Gomez won the Best Paper Award at the IEEE Symposium on Visualization for Cyber Security (VizSec 2017). 

Saltaformaggio fights crime with cyber forensics

The Next Frontier in Cyber Security

Brendan Saltaformaggio helps solve real human crimes through cyber forensics, the application of investigation and analysis techniques to gather and preserve evidence from a computing device that can be presented in a court of law.