ECE News

February 26, 2021

ECE alumna Tanya Das appointed to a senior position in the Department of Energy (DOE) as the new chief of staff to the Office of Science by President Joe Biden’s administration

February 4, 2021

Facebook donates $1.5 million to UC Santa Barbara's Institute for Energy Efficiency in support of data center efficiency research

February 4, 2021

UCSB electrical & computer engineering and materials researchers work on semiconductors that could transform how we disinfect surfaces, personal protective equipment — even the air we breathe

February 3, 2021

ECE Ass't. Prof. Galan Moody receives a 2021 Defense University Research Instrumentation Program (DURIP) Award from the DOD and the AFOSR to build a quantum photonic computing testbed

February 2, 2021

ECE and Materials Professor and Nobel Laureate Shuji Nakamura recognized with the Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering

January 29, 2021

ECE affiliated faculty and student represented in Convergence: Pallaprolu, Bowers, DenBaars, Schow, Moody

Convergence – the Magazine of Engineering and the Sciences at UC Santa Barbara (Winter 2020 issue)


ECE Spotlights

"The 10 Series" & "The Kit"
Interviewed senior year from Boulder, CO
LegTrek senior project developed by ECE & ME students
PhD student in Controls
Ph.D. Candidate in Electronics & Photonics
Professor in Communications & Signal Processing
Doluca Family Makes Generous Gift in Support of Undergraduate Lab Equipment
Designing algorithms to promote efficiency and decarbonization in modern infrastructure systems
My advice to students is to recognize and take advantage of the opportunities at UCSB. It is probably one of the top five institutions in the world in electrical engineering.