ECE is recruiting for tenure-track faculty positions in Cyber-Physical System Security, Mobile Computing Systems, Machine Learning, and Autonomic Systems.
ECE is accepting applications for postdoctoral research associates in all areas.
ECE's new publication on departmental research activities is available for download. The report describes all the major areas of research, plus some featured highlights.
The Center for Power Electronics Systems (CPES) and the Center for Power and Energy (CPE) have implemented a fellowship program focusing on Wide Bandgap semiconductor technology.
Required and recommended books for spring 2016 courses (PDF).
The ECE Tutorials site has video demonstrations and links to help undergraduate students in ECE.
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.
Check out a selection of videos highlighting student projects on ECE's YouTube channel.
The IAMeter tool tests hardware against side-channel and other forms of implementation attacks.
The HyFlowÃ¢ÂÂ¢ project is developing distributed software transactional memory (or D-STM) as an alternative to lock-based distributed concurrency control.
ChronOS Real-Time Linux is a real-time Linux patch designed to provide a testbed for real-time and distributed task scheduling and resource management research.
Developed by the Machine Learning and Perception Lab, CloudCV is a free computer vision platform for analyzing visual data.
Devi Parikh has received an NSF Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Award to develop a method of using images to teach a computer to respond to any question that it might be asked. VQA is a step toward enabling machines to understand visual content and respond effectively.
Theresa Mayer (BSEE '88) has returned to Virginia Tech as vice president for research and innovation and a member of the ECE faculty. Mayer was a distinguished professor of electrical engineering and the associate dean for research and innovation in the College of Engineering at Penn State.
In collaboration with professors from across Virginia, Tom Martin was awarded a grant to develop emergency shelters using tension membrane fabric to improve conditions in refugee camps. The lightweight fabric is easily transported and assembled, but durable enough to provide insulation and weather protection.The grant was awarded by the 4-VA program, an inter-university partnership funded by the state legislature to promote STEM research.
U.S. News & World report has ranked Virginia Tech’s online Master of Information Technology (MIT) program second in its online education rankings. The MIT program is coordinated by ECE, the Department of Computer Science, and the Pamplin College of Business.
Noel Schulz (B.S. 1988, M.S. 1990), associate dean for the Kansas State University College of Engineering, has been named IEEE Fellow. Schulz was recognized for leadership in advancing women in engineering and electric ship technologies.
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