Deji Akinwande

Deji Akinwande, Texas ECE associate professor, was selected as one of five inaugural Moore Inventor Fellows.

Yale Patt

The award recognizes an individual serving as an active member of SIGMICRO who has contributed significantly to SIGMICRO and provided important service to the processor microarchitecture and microsystems community.

Tutuc APS

Prof. Tutuc was cited for contributions to the physics of 2-D electron systems.

Andrea Alu

Prof. Andrea Alù has been named the 2016 recipient of the Kavli Foundation Early Career Lectureship in Materials Science.

Real World Design Challenge

Luca Tomescu, Texas ECE student, and his high school team won the 2016 National Merit Award for Innovation at The Real World Design Challenge.


The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded a four-year, $2 million grant to Andrea Alù of the Cockrell School of Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin to break the conventional ways in which light and acoustic waves propagate.


The app, which has over 1000 users already, has been rapidly gaining popularity amongst UT students.