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Photo: Spencer Smith, UCSB
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Mostofi – Crowd Counting with WiFi

Mostofi – Crowd Counting with WiFi

ECE Prof. Yasamin Mostofi interviewed by BBC – Digital Planet podcast about her research on counting people with WiFi (14:00–22:30)

Mitra – ANE Brasil

Mitra – ANE Brasil

Sanjit K. Mitra, ECE prof. emeritus, named a Corresponding (international) member of the National Academy of Engineering of Brazil

Rodwell – Samsung and 6G & THz communication

Rodwell – Samsung and 6G & THz communication

ECE Prof. Mark Rodwell and Samsung demonstrate a 6G terahertz wireless communication prototype. The demonstration explored the potential of THz spectrum application for 6G wireless communications.

Moody – CoE Convergence "Recognizing Innovation"

Moody – CoE Convergence "Recognizing Innovation"

ECE assistant professor Galan Moody recognized in the CoE's Convergence magazine for receiving a 2020 NSF Early CAREER award

Bowers "The Power of Light-driven Computing"

Bowers "The Power of Light-driven Computing"

The U.S. is winning a global battle for domination in integrated photonics and manufacturers embracing AI and ML will benefit, according to ECE Prof. & Acting CEO of AIM Photonics, John Bowers

Camsari – Randomness for Probabilistic Computing

Camsari – Randomness for Probabilistic Computing

Kerem Camsari, an ass't. prof. of ECE, and colleagues conceive a device usually associated with stable information storage can be modified to be extremely sensitive to thermal noise, offering a source of randomness for probabilistic computing