Recent News

Omojaro Honored with President’s Volunteer Service Award

Olatide Omojaro, a second year computer engineering major at Georgia Tech, received a President’s Volunteer Service Award in January from Barack Obama, the 44th president of the United States.

High Performance Quad-Play by Professor Hua Wang’s Team at ISSCC 2017

The Georgia Tech Electronics and Micro-System Lab (GEMS), Professor Hua Wang, unveiled a trio of high performance integrated circuit designs that hold the potential to increase the efficiency and portability of future 5G wireless and IoT based devices.

Sean Rodrigues, a Ph.D. candidate in the Georgia Tech School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, adjusts a sample of a chiral metamaterial whose properties in the nonlinear regime produce a significant spectral shift with power levels in the milliwatt range. (Credit: Rob Felt, Georgia Tech)

Chiral Metamaterial Produces Record Optical Shift Under Incremental Power Modulation

Researchers have demonstrated an optical metamaterial whose chiroptical properties in the nonlinear regime produce a significant spectral shift.

Georgia Tech Students Develop Stempower to Mentor Fourth- and Fifth-Grade Girls in STEM

Stempower is a mentoring program offered by Georgia Tech women students that encourages girls to explore STEM and learn key character values.

Davenport Selected for Sloan Research Fellowship

ECE Assistant Professor Mark A. Davenport has been named as one out of 126 U.S. and Canadian researchers, representing eight scientific fields, to receive a 2017 Sloan Research Fellowship.

Cai Receives ONR Young Investigator Award

ECE Associate Professor Wenshan Cai has received an Office of Naval Research (ONR) Young Investigator Award.

Gary May Confirmed as Next Chancellor at UC Davis

College of Engineering Dean Gary May to serve as next chancellor of UC Davis.

In time-honored tradition, ECE graduate student and former Buzz Benjamin Chang is carried across the graduation stage by the mascot.

Being Buzz

ECE alumnus Benjamin Chang talks about his experience as the Yellow Jackets' mascot Buzz.

Finalists Selected for the 2017 InVenture Prize

Six teams are competing for $35,000 in prizes. The InVenture Prize finale will take place March 15 at the Ferst Center for the Arts.

Georgia Tech researchers have developed a new form of ransomware that can take over control of a simulated water treatment plant. The simulated attack was designed to highlight vulnerabilities in the control systems used to operate industrial facilities. Shown are (left) Raheem Beyah, associate chair in the Georgia Tech School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, and David Formby, a Georgia Tech Ph.D. student. (Credit: Christopher Moore, Georgia Tech) 

Simulated Ransomware Attack Shows Vulnerability of Industrial Controls

Cybersecurity researchers have developed a new form of ransomware that was able to take over control of a simulated water treatment plant.

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