ECE undergrads receive IEEE Power & Energy Society Scholarships
Thomas Nguyen (left) and Fotios Emery have been selected as IEEE Power & Energy Society (PES) scholarship recipients for the 2020/2021 academic year. This is the second year in a row that both Fotios Emery and Thomas Nguyen have been selected for the award.
Alumnus Nelson Tansu named IEEE Fellow
Alumnus Nelson Tansu was recently named a 2021 IEEE Fellow for his contributions to semiconductor and photonics technologies.
With recent hires, women in ECE reach a new milestone
UW-Madison’s Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering reached a milestone when assistant professors Ying Wang and Ramya Vinayak joined the faculty in August 2020. The new professors bring the total number of women in the department to nine, or about 20 percent of tenure-track faculty, exceeding the national average for women in electrical and computer engineering by more than five percentage points and exceeding the national average for all engineering disciplines.