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AMD pledges $15M to advance supercomputing in fight against coronavirus

Prof. Haris Vikalo of Texas ECE will benefit from the contributions in his research to "enable discovery of disease transmission patterns based on analysis of genomic data."
Prof. Jeff Andrews

Prof. Jeff Andrews Receives 2021 Qualcomm Faculty Award

The Qualcomm Faculty Award (QFA) "supports key professors and their research through a $75,000 charitable donation to their university."
New Faculty Join Texas ECE

New Faculty Join Texas ECE

Texas ECE will welcome seven new faculty members for 2020-2021 and 2021-2022 the academic years.
Qualcomm Innovation Fellowship

Texas ECE Students Win Qualcomm Innovation Fellowship Competition 2020

The team of Khurram Mazher and Andrew Graff won for their project "Radar-to-radar Interference: System Level Analysis and Solutions."
Teddy Hsieh

There's a Sky Above the Sky: Astronaut Scholar Teddy Hsieh Takes Aim

Texas ECE and chemistry double major and Dean's Scholar Teddy Hsieh joins an exclusive club of 56 undergraduates from across the country to receive the 2020 Astronaut Scholarship.
UT Austin Selected as Home of National AI Institute Focused on Machine Learning

UT Austin Selected as Home of National AI Institute Focused on Machine Learning

Alex Dimakis, associate professor of electrical and computer engineering, will serve as the AI institute’s co-director. In addition to Dr. Dimakis, four other Texas ECE faculty will be involved in the institute: Dr. Al Bovik, Dr. Constantine Caramanis, Dr. Sujay Sanghavi, and Dr. Sanjay Shakkottai.
Prof. Jean Anne Incorvia

Prof. Jean Anne Incorvia Receives NSF MRI Grant

Prof. Jean Anne Incorvia (co-PI) of Texas ECE along with Prof. Xiaoqin Elaine Li (PI) of The University of Texas at Austin Department of Physics have received a NSF MRI grant for the development of a magneto-optical spectroscopy system for investigation of spintronic and quantum materials.
Radu Marculescu

Prof. Radu Marculescu Paper Receives ESWEEK 2020 Test-of-Time Award

Their paper, "Key research problems in NoC design: a holistic perspective," was published at CODES 2005. The award will be presented during a virtual conference on September 22, 2020.

Designing Advanced Spintronic Materials with Giant Spin Hall Effect

Dr. Priyamvada Jadaun and associates at the Microelectronics Research Center and the Texas Advanced Computing Center at The University of Texas at Austin have been researching SHE, the Spin Hall Effect
Alex Hanson

Texas ECE to Develop Power System for Lunar and Martian Bases

Prof. Alex Hanson of Texas ECE has partnered with Apogee Semiconductor, a Dallas-based startup, on a NASA contract to develop high-power energy management for planned lunar and Martian bases.