My 12-Year Odyssey from Fine Arts to Electrical Engineering

My 12-Year Odyssey from Fine Arts to Electrical Engineering

I remembered the promise I made to myself that I wouldn’t give up on engineering. I’d finally rediscovered that dormant passion inside myself and I researched furiously, seeking out people, institutions, and programs.

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Salman Avestimehr Named IEEE Fellow

Salman Avestimehr Named IEEE Fellow

Professor Avestimehr is recognized for his contributions to the analysis of communications and computation over wireless networks.

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ECE Undergrad Research: Yubin Lin's “Inside-Out” Perspective On The Human Body

ECE Undergrad Research: Yubin Lin's “Inside-Out” Perspective On The Human Body

"Research has no guidelines, instructions or tutorials because no one has done it before. For me, the excitement comes from working in uncharted waters through trial and error."

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Electrical and Computer Engineers Do It All

No other discipline is as broad or influences as wide a range of technologies as Electrical and Computer Engineering. More than just circuit and chip design, our researchers lead the way in fields such as Machine Learning, AI, Internet of Things, Brain Imaging, Quantum Technology, and Speech and Language Processing.

The research we do has a profound impact on everything from medicine, to energy efficiency, to communication and cellular technology – and so much more. In our department you’ll find a place to nurture your creativity, work with amazing new tools, and be exposed to exciting technology.

What is Electrical Engineering?

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Featured Research

Electrical Engineering and the Brain

Studying more than engineering makes for better engineers

Electrical Engineering and Smartphones

Our community is unique and groundbreaking… plus we have the beach!

Electrical Engineering and Green Energy

Engineering problems exist in the real world, and our obligation is to help solve them, in real time.

Events

Jan22Wed

Center for Cyber-Physical Systems and Internet of Things and Ming Hsieh Institute Seminar

Wed, Jan 22, 2020
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: EEB 132
Speaker: Dimitra Panagou, Aerospace Engineering Department, University of Michigan Talk Title: Control Synthesis Under Spatiotemporal Specifications Series: Center for Cyber-Physical Systems and Internet of Things Abstract: Planning and...

Jan24Fri

Munushian Lecture - Raymond Beausoleil, Friday, January 24th at 2pm in EEB 132

Fri, Jan 24, 2020
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Location: EEB 132
Speaker: Raymond G. Beausoleil, Hewlett Packard Labs, Palo Alto, CA Talk Title: Large-Scale Integrated Photonics for Accelerated Communication and Computing Abstract: The massive explosion in data acquisition, processing, and archiving,...

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New Study Finds AI as Viable Tool to Detect Changes in Patients’ Mental Health

New Study Finds AI as Viable Tool to Detect Changes in Patients’ Mental Health

Software detects changes in clinical states in voice data for patients with bipolar, schizophrenia and depressive disorders as accurately as attending doctors

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Speeding Up A.I.

Speeding Up A.I.

USC Viterbi Researchers Win NSF Grant to Tackle the Challenge of Scalable Parallelism.

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In A Season Of Giving, This Student Start-up Is Transforming The Way We Give

In A Season Of Giving, This Student Start-up Is Transforming The Way We Give

Duet is the world’s first student-built micro-philanthropy platform designed to connect donors with refugees and local stores in a more personalized and dignified way

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