University of California, Riverside

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering



Electrical and Computer Engineering


Message from the Chair

The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering has 24 faculty members: 9 IEEE Fellows, 7 AAAS Fellows, 8 NSF Career Awardees, 3 ARO or ONR Young Investigator Awardees, 1 OSA and 1 APS Fellow. In 2014, three professors are President of their IEEE society. The latest NRC S-Ranking placed the UCR EE department in the top quartile. The faculty research expertise covers:
  • Communications and Signal Processing,
  • Controls and Robotics,
  • Computer Engineering, Integrated Circuits,
  • VLSI System Design,
  • Intelligent Systems,
  • Nanoscale Materials and Devices, and
  • Energy and Power Systems
The related research funding, exceeding $500k per faculty in contract & grant research expenditures, provides many funded research positions for graduate and undergraduate students.    More

Latest Releases

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Professor Nanpeng Yu Receives $1.12 million Grant from CEC

July 27, 2016 | Full Article

Assistant Professor Nanpeng Yu (PI) received from, the California Energy Commission (CEC), a three-year/$1.12 million grant, with the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory. This grant will fund research in the development of advanced technologies for....Read More

 

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Professors Kassas and Farrell Receive $225K Grant from ONR

June 27, 2016 | Full Article

Professor Zak Kassas (PI) and Professor Jay Farrell (Co-PI) received a three-year $225,000 grant from the Office of Naval Research (ONR). The grant will fund research in unmanned underwater vehicle (UUV) navigation. As....Read More

 

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UCR hosted The 14th IFAC Symposium on Large Scale Complex Systems

June 6, 2016 | Full Article

The 14th  International Federation of Automatic Control (IFAC) Symposium on Large Scale Complex Systems: Theory and Applications (IFAC LSS 2016) is a core triennial event of IFAC Technical Committee on Large Scale Complex Systems. The symposium discussed....Read More

 

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Professor Wei Ren featured in IEEE Control Systems Magazine

June 3, 2016 | Full Article

In June 2016 issue, IEEE Control Systems Magazine interviews a few IEEE Fellows elected in 2016 who are doing research in control systems. Prof. Wei Ren's interview can be found at http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/stamp/stamp.jsp?tp=&arnumber=7470692

 

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EE Alumni Dr. Mahesh R. Neupane's research works are highlighted by the US-Army Research Lab

May 24, 2016 | Full Article

Dr. Mahesh R. Neupane received his Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering under the supervision of Dr. Roger K. Lake, LATTE Lab (http://latte.engr.ucr.edu/) and joined the US-Army Research Laboratory, MD in 2015. His work in the field of atomistic modeling of....Read More

 

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Balandin Group Research Highlighted by the US Department of Energy

May 5, 2016 | Full Article

Balandin Group Research Highlighted by the US Department of Energy The research conducted at the Phonon Optimized Engineered Materials (POEM) Center led by ECE Professor Alexander A. Balandin was highlighted at the web-site of the U.S. Department of....Read More

 

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Dr. Guanxiong Liu of Balandin Group wins the Materials Research Society Best Poster Award

May 5, 2016 | Full Article

Dr. Guanxiong Liu of Balandin Group wins the Materials Research Society Best Poster Award Dr. Guanxiong Liu – Postdoctoral Researcher in the Nano-Device Laboratory (NDL) and the Phonon Optimized Engineered Materials (POEM) Center led by Professor....Read More

 

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Ph.D. students Joe Khalife and Kimia Shamei and Prof. Zak Kassas Receive Best Student Paper Award in IEEE/ION PLANS 2016 Conference

May 4, 2016 | Full Article

Ph.D. students Joe Khalife and Kimia Shamei and their advisor Prof. Zak Kassas received the best student paper award in the 2016 IEEE/ION Position, Location, and Navigation Symposium (PLANS) Conference for their paper entitled....Read More

 

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University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
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Electrical and Computer Engineering
Suite 343 Winston Chung Hall
University of California, Riverside
Riverside, CA 92521-0429

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