The Ming Hsieh Department of Electrical Engineering Blog

Welcome to our department blog. Here, our students, professors, and alumni can share personal stories and insights.

We encourage or community members to use this space as a forum for anything interesting within the world of USC and Electrical Engineering that they might want to talk about. If you have an idea for an article - even a rough idea - send us an email!

I’m here to talk about the thing known as a PhD. What can you expect once you enroll in one? Is it worth spending 5-6 years of your life researching on new stuff? Well, let me try to answer these questions on the basis of my own PhD journey, which I recently completed. [Read more]

With self-driving cars, passengers can sit back, relax and let their automobile take care of their daily commute. Companies like Elon Musk’s Tesla have paved the way towards technologies that have made it increasingly possible to get from place to place via autopilot.  For sophomore Matthew Liberson, working in an ECE research lab has given him the hands-on experience to … Read More