• Ph.D Students Win Awards at Annual MIT/IEEE/Amazon GraphChallenge Ph.D Students Win Awards at Annual MIT/IEEE/Amazon GraphChallenge  Please join us in congratulating our students for earning awards at the annual MIT/IEEE/Amazon GraphChallenge. The GraphChallenge “encourages community approaches to developing new solutions for analyzing graphs and sparse data derived from social media, sensor feeds, and scientific data to enable relationships between events to be discovered as they unfold in the field” (Official GraphChallenge ...

 


  • Ph.D Students Win Awards at Annual MIT/IEEE/Amazon GraphChallenge
      Please join us in congratulating our students for earning awards at the annual MIT/IEEE/Amazon GraphChallenge. The GraphChallenge “encourages community approaches to developing new solutions for analyzing graphs and sparse data derived from social media, sensor feeds, and scientific data to enable relationships between events to be discovered as they unfold in the field” (Official GraphChallenge ...
  • ECE PhD Students Win Best Presentation Awards at LLNL Student-Intern Symposium
    Mary Ann Mort and Sergey Mistyuk, both Ph.D. students in Prof. Charles E. Hunt’s Group in ECE, won Best Presentation Awards at the LLNL Student Intern Research Symposium. Approximately 1,000 students came to Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) this summer from all over the world for the opportunity to engage in work-study employment in science, ...
  • Professor Jane Gu & Professor Omeed Momeni Receive NSF Award
    We are thrilled to announce two of our ECE faculty Professor Jane Gu and Professor Omeed Momeni as recipients of an NSF (National Science Foundation) grant up to $500,000, for their collaborative work on the project titled “Energy Efficient (sub)mm-Wave Transceiver Phased Array for High Speed and Secure Wireless Communications.” Following is an excerpt from ...
  • Electrical and Computer Engineering Welcomes Dr. Houman Homayoun and Dr. Jeremy Munday as New Faculty
    The UC Davis Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering welcomes Dr. Houman Homayoun and Jeremy Munday upon their appointment as Associate Professor and Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering respectively.   Dr. Homayoun graduated in 2010 from University of California, Irvine with a Ph.D. in Computer Science. He was a recipient of the four-year University of California, ...
  • Newly Appointed Associate Professor Houman Homayoun Awarded NSF EAGER Award
    Professor Houman Homayoun, a new faculty at UC Davis ECE Department, was recently awarded the NSF EAGER award, a total of $237,134  NSF (National Science Foundation) is a federal agency conceived by Congress in 1950. The organization supports basic scientific research, from mathematics and engineering to social sciences, and is the underpinning of funding for ...
  • Dr. Babek Taheri Appointed CEO of Silvaco Inc.
    The ECE Department would like to congratulate our Chair for the Board of Advisors, Dr. Babek Taheri, for his appointment as CEO of Silvaco, Inc. Dr. Taheri is a UC Davis graduate, holding his Ph.D in biomedical engineering and majoring both EECS and Neuroscience. He is a product development visionary, working for global tech companies. ...
  • UC Davis Group wins Best Presentation Award & Best Poster Award at MEMYS ’18 Conference
    Please join us in congratulating Sebastian Werner, Pouya Fotouhi, Roberto Proietti, and Professor S.J. Ben Yoo for winning the Best Presentation Award at the MEMYS’ 18 for their paper – AWGR-based Optical Processor-to-Memory Communication. Please also join us in congratulating Pouya Fotouhi for winning the Best Poster Award fr the AWGR-based Optical Processor-to-Memory Communication for ...
  • Professor John Owens Receives the 2019 High Performance Graphics Test of Time Award
    Adil Abbuthalha 7.22.19 – Please join us in honoring and congratulating our very own Professor John Owens for receiving the 2019 High Performance Graphics Test of Time Award for the most influential paper “Task Management for Irregular-Parallel Workloads on the GPU” from HPG’s 2010 predecessor conferences!   High-Performance Graphics (HPG) is an international forum for performance-oriented graphics systems ...
  • Prof. Shu Lin Winw 2020 IEEE Leon Kirchmayer Graduate Teaching Award
      Please join us in congratulating Professor Shu Lin, of ECE, who won the 2020 IEEE Leon Kirchmayer Graduate Teaching Award. The Leon Kirchmayer Graduate Teaching Award honors an individual for “inspirational teaching of graduate students in the IEEE fields of interest.” This individual is evaluated based on their teaching, curriculum development with inclusion of research, ...
  • 9th International Symposium on Ultrafast Photonic Technologies (ISUPT) and the Special Symposium on Silicon Photonics of the Future (SSPhF)
    The 9th International Symposium on Ultrafast Photonic Technologies (ISUPT) and the Special Symposium on Silicon Photonics of the Future (SSPhF) took place last week June 17-19 at the Silverado Resort and Spa in Napa. The ISUPT “is a bi-annual international event intended to provide a forum for researchers working on ultrafast photonic technologies including ultrahigh-speed ...
  • Congratulations Graduates
    To see more pictures from the 2019 ECE graduation please see this LINK The ECE Department would like to extend a congratulatory message on behalf of its staff and faculty to the graduating ECE class of 2019. Your time here has been marked by new experiences and a gradual change into the accomplished individual you are ...
  • Richard C. “Dick” Dorf wins 2019 UC Davis Medal
    Richard C. “Dick” Dorf, a professor emeritus of Electrical and Computer Engineering. was awarded the UC Davis Medal on 08 June 2019. The UC Davis Medal is the highest honor the campus bestows on individuals to recognize and celebrate extraordinary contributions that embody the campus’ Vision of Excellence. Recipients like Professor Dorf inspire and support ...
  • A Look Back on the 2019 ECE Awards Ceremony
      The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering would like to congratulate its awardees on their having been recognized in the recent 2019 Award Ceremony. Professor John Owens, who won the ECE Faculty Distinguished Research Award, said, “I’m surprised and thankful, and deeply appreciative of the recognition of my colleagues for the successes we’ve had ...
  • Prof. John Owens Receives ECE Faculty Distinguished Research Award
    The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering would like to congratulate its awardees on their having been recognized in the recent 2019 Award Ceremony. Professor John Owens, who won the ECE Faculty Distinguished Research Award, said, “I’m surprised and thankful, and deeply appreciative of the recognition of my colleagues for the successes we’ve had in ...
  • 2019 NATCAR Competition – UC Davis Wins!
    -Jeremiah Baxter We are proud to announce that on Saturday 11 May at the UCD Arc Ballrooms, The Fast Red Car, a UC Davis team consisting of Daniel Burr, William Gentry and Jimmy Hoang, narrowly defeated No Compromise, another UC Davis team consisting of Raul Oliva, Mark Posner and Yueming Zhou, winning the 26th annual Natcar ...
  • Mani Amoozadeh Wins Elsevier Vehicle Communications (VehCom) Best Paper Award 2018
    5/23/19 ECE PhD alum, Mani Amoozadeh, along with his co-authors, Hui Deng, Prof. Chen-Nee Chuah, Prof. Michael Zhang, and Prof. Dipak Ghosal, received the Elsevier Vehicle Communications (VehCom) Best Paper Award 2018, for his paper, “Platoon management with cooperative adaptive cruise control enabled by VANET,” published in the same journal in 2015. The team was awarded ...
  • Jo-Han Yu Presents at 3rd European Conference on Plasma Diagnostics
    Jo-Han Yu gave her oral presentation Electron Cyclotron Emission Imaging (ECEI) and Microwave Imaging Reflectometry (MIR) Fusion Diagnostics Advances Employing Millimeter-wave System-on-Chip Developments at the 3rd European Conference on Plasma Diagnostics in Lisbon, Portugal. She will also deliver an invited talk titled Revolution in Microwave Imaging of Magnetic Fusion Plasmas on her work at the ...
  • Breaking News: UC Davis Wins Natcar 2019 Competition
    We are proud to announce that on Saturday May 11, The Fast Red Car, a UC Davis team consisting of Daniel Burr, William Gentry and Jimmy Hoang, narrowly defeated No Compromise, another UC Davis team consisting of Raul Oliva, Mark Posner and Yueming Zhou, to win the 26th annual Natcar competition on Saturday, May ...
  • Prof. Marina Radulaski Awarded a Molecular Foundry Project for Quantum Technologies
    5/14/19- Prof. Marina Radulaski has been awarded a year-long use of nanofabrication facilities at the Molecular Foundry for the project entitled Quantum Light Source with an Efficient Nanophotonic Fiber Interface. The project is a collaboration with Prof. S. J. Ben Yoo on the development of an efficient quantum communication system. Two UC Davis ECE graduate students, Sridhar Majety ...
  • Prof. Hooman Rashtian Awarded ASUCD Academic Excellence in Education Award
    Dr. Hooman Rashtian, Assistant Professor of Teaching Electrical and Computer Engineering at UC Davis ECE, has been selected by the student body to receive the Associated Students of the University of California, Davis (ASUCD) Excellence in Education Award for the College of Engineering, with which his extraordinary dedication to undergraduate education is recognized. The award ...