Recent News

Rohatgi Receives $1.1 Million Contract from the U.S. Energy Department

On Sept. 14, Ajeet Rohatgi, Regents' Professor in the Georgia Tech School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, was named one of the 19 funding recipients in the Photovoltaics Research and Development Program as part of the U.S. DoE SunShot Initiative.

GREEN Lab Wins ISLPED Best Paper Award for Third Straight Year

Jong Hwan Ko and Saibal Mukhopadhyay received the Best Paper Award at the International Symposium on Low Power Electronics and Design (ISLPED 2016), the premier conference in the area of low power electronics, on August 10 in San Francisco, California.

Applying Photonics to Electronic Warfare Challenges

GTRI researchers are adapting optical techniques to enhance U.S. electronic warfare capabilities.

Computer Engineering Student Donates Five Million Air Miles to Student Organizations

Ryan Pickren, a senior computer engineering major in the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) at the Georgia Institute of Technology, is donating five million United Airlines miles to Georgia Tech student organizations.

Justin Romberg Named ECE Associate Chair for Research

Justin Romberg has been appointed as the new associate chair for Research, and independent of that new role, as the Schlumberger Professor in the Georgia Tech School of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE).

Junwen Zhang to Receive Marconi Society Young Scholar Award

ECE Postdoctoral Research Fellow Junwen Zhang has been named as a 2016 Paul Baran Young Scholar Award recipient by the Marconi Society.

Creating the Next: Cybersecurity Ideas Can Win VC Cash

The Institute for Information Security & Privacy invites students of any major, any year to bring cybersecurity research ideas to Fall '16 Demo Day.

Benjamin Klein to Coordinate ECE ABET Activities

Benjamin D.B. Klein will join Senior Associate Chair Mary Ann Weitnauer to coordinate the activities necessary to maintain the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology, Inc. (ABET) accreditation for the Georgia Tech School of ECE.

IEEE Rebooting Computing Launches Initiative to Rethink the Computer

As the 2015 president of the IEEE Computer Society, Tom Conte, professor in Georgia Tech’s Schools of Computer Science and Electrical & Computer Engineering, is leading a national initiative to rethink how computers compute. The initiative—“IEEE Rebootin

ECE Programs Remain Strong in U.S. News Undergraduate Rankings

Electrical engineering maintained its fourth place position from last year, while computer engineering remained strong at sixth place.