Recent News

Adibi Selected for ARO DURIP Award

ECE Professor Ali Adibi has been chosen for a Defense University Research Instrumentation Program (DURIP) Award by the Army Research Office.

Bonnie Ferri to Receive Regents’ Teaching and Learning Award

ECE Professor Bonnie Ferri has been unanimously selected for the 2016 Regents’ Scholarship of Teaching and Learning Award.

Scott Means, who graduated from Georgia Tech in 1983 with a master's degree in electrical engineering, is product manager at Nordson Corp. in Johns Creek, Georgia. Means is the Georgia Manufacturing Extension Partnership's March 2016 Face of Manufacturing. 

Electrical engineer finds decades-long fulfillment, challenge, and success at Johns Creek firm

Each month the Georgia Manufacturing Extension Partnership profiles Georgians who play a critical role in the industry.

FireHUD, a device to help keep firefighters safe, won the 2016 InVenture Prize at Georgia Tech. The inventors – Zachary Braun, a computer engineering major, and Tyler Sisk, an electrical engineering major – won $20,000 plus a free patent filing and a spot in Flashpoint.Wobble, an automated balance test to assess athletes following concussions, finished in second. The inventors are: Hailey Brown, mechanical engineering; Matthew Devlin, biomedical engineering; Ana Gomez del Campo, biomedical engineering; and Garrett Wallace, biomedical engineering.TruePani walked away with $5,000 as winners of the People’s Choice Award, which goes to the fans’ favorite invention. The inventors are: Samantha Becker, civil engineering; Sarah Lynn Bowen, business administration; Naomi Ergun, business administration; and Shannon Evanchec, environmental engineering.Photo by Fitrah Hamid 

FireHUD Wins the 2016 InVenture Prize

Wobble took home second place. TruePani named fan favorite.

ECE Graduate Programs Fare Well in U.S. News & World Report Rankings

The Georgia Tech School of Electrical and Computer Engineering both moved up and maintained its positions from last year in the 2017 U.S. News & World Report graduate engineering program rankings.

Ayanna Howard Named Associate Chair for Faculty Development

Professor Ayanna Howard has been named associate chair for faculty development in the Georgia Tech School of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE), effective April 1.

Tech Admit Rate Drops to 25 Percent

This year, applications hit a record high of 30,520 — a 12 percent increase over last year. Of that number, around 25 percent were offered admission between early action and regular decision rounds.

Electrical engineering major Amanda Remus holds a leg brace from the Smart Wheelchair.

Using Engineering to Make a World of Difference

The Engineering for Social Innovation (ESI) Center supports a collection of ongoing projects, which are selected from corporate and non-profit organizations.

Things to Do in Atlanta during Spring Break

As Spring Break approaches, you may be searching for ways to spend your well-deserved vacation time. If you plan to stay on campus, Atlanta is offers plenty of opportunities to make your break memorable.

Wang Named Recipient of Sigma Xi Young Faculty Award

ECE Assistant Professor Hua Wang has been named the recipient of the Georgia Tech Sigma Xi Young Faculty Award.