ECE News

May 16, 2024

ECE assistant professor Haewon Jeong receives prestigious National Science Foundation Early CAREER award to pursue novel approach to eliminate bias and discrimination from machine-learning models

May 7, 2024

Just a few months before completing his PhD in ECE, Satish Kumar makes UCSB history, becoming the university’s first COE graduate student named a prestigious Schmidt Science Fellow

April 16, 2024

ECE PhD Student Vade Shah receives a five-year 2024 Graduate Research Fellowship Program honor from the National Science Foundation (NSF)

April 1, 2024

NSF ENG Distinguished Lecture – Apr 2 @ 12:00pm: "Visible Light to Mid-Infrared Photonics for Atomic & Quantum Applications," Daniel Blumenthal, Prof., ECE, UCSB

March 19, 2024

ECE Prof. Emeritus Sanjit Mitra elected as a Corresponding Member.  BADW appoints scholars whose research contribute to the increase of knowledge within their subject.

March 13, 2024

ECE emeritus professor Kroemer – a visionary theoretician and experimentalist brought forth ideas that quite literally changed our world

February 25, 2024

ECE Profesor Kaustav Banerjee appointed a fellow of "Industry Academy" within the high-profile “International Artificial Intelligence Industry Alliance (AIIA)

February 20, 2024

ECE and Materials Profs. Steven DenBaars and Shuji Nakamura collaborate with ChemE Prof. Phillip Christopher to engineer a solid-state laser customized to power more efficient light-driven catalysis

February 14, 2024

ECE Research & Emeritus Professor Larry Coldren receives the 2023 International Symposium on Compound Semiconductors (ISCS) Heinrich Welker Award at the Compound Semiconductor Week (CSW)

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