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Faculty positions in ECE


ECE is recruiting for tenure-track faculty positions in the following areas:

  • Power Systems Engineering
  • Nanoscale Electronics and Photonics

Fall 2014 Booklist


Required and recommended books for fall 2014 courses (PDF).

ECE Tutorials Available


ECE Tutorials

The ECE Tutorials site has video demonstrations and links to help undergraduate students in ECE.

Notable ECE Alumni


Many alumni from the ECE department appear on the list of notable Virginia Tech alumni. ECE graduates have gone on to impact a variety of fields; they have served as magazine editors, CEOs of technology companies, leaders in higher education, and public servants at all levels of government.


ECE YouTube Channel


Check out a selection of videos highlighting student projects on ECE's YouTube channel.


Looking to hire an ECE graduate?


The Virginia Tech Chapter of the IEEE sponsors a job board for ECE students and alumni. Employers can post positions for students to review.

News

VT team awarded STARSS grant for semiconductor protection project

A side-channel attack evaluation board (SASEBO) used for tamper resistance research.

Patrick Schaumont and Leyla Nazhandali won one of nine research awards under a $4 million NSF/SRC program focused on Secure, Trustworthy, Assured and Resilient Semiconductors and Systems (STARSS). The Virginia Tech team will develop FAME, a collection of hardware techniques for microprocessor architectures to detect these fault injection attacks, and to mitigate fault analysis through an appropriate response in software.


Hou named Bradley Distinguished Professor of ECE

Y. Thomas Hou

Y. Thomas Hou has been named Bradley Distinguished Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering by the Virginia Tech Board of Visitors. The Bradley Distinguished Professorship of Electrical and Computer Engineering recognizes faculty excellence. Hou will hold the professorship for five years and is renewable.


Parikh receives Google Faculty Research Award

photo of Devi Parikh

Devi Parikh recently won a Google Faculty Research Award for her work on learning from visual abstractions. The award provides Parikh with $92,000 of unrestricted funds, and she and her graduate students will be able to work directly with Google researchers and engineers.

Events


Tuesday, September 30, 2014


VTCSEC Meeting

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM SEB 155


Thursday, October 2, 2014


IEEE General Meeting

7:00 PM to 8:00 PM 340 Lavery Hall


VTLUUG Weekly Meeting

7:30 PM to 8:30 PM Signature Engineering Building - Rm. 155


VTARA Net 146.715(-)

9:00 PM to 10:00 PM


Friday, October 3, 2014


CESCA Seminar

11:15 AM to 12:05 PM Lavery Hall 320
Weekly CESCA Seminar, by Harpreet S. Dhillon Details.
Contact: hbzeng@vt.edu


Wednesday, October 8, 2014


General HKN Member Meeting

7:30 PM to 8:30 PM Randolph 210


Thursday, October 9, 2014


VTLUUG Weekly Meeting

7:30 PM to 8:30 PM Signature Engineering Building - Rm. 155


Thursday, October 16, 2014


VTLUUG Weekly Meeting

7:30 PM to 8:30 PM Signature Engineering Building - Rm. 155


Wednesday, October 22, 2014


General HKN Member Meeting

7:30 PM to 8:30 PM Randolph 210