This summer, BYU electrical engineers teamed up with Micron to host the university's first-ever engineering camp for 7th and 8th graders.
Please join us in welcoming our newest faculty member Shiuh-hua Wood Chiang.
Prof. Yaakov Bar Shalom, Board of Trustees Distinguished Professor at the University of Connecticut, delivered the first Department Colloquium talk on 1 May 2014. Read Full Article
Dunia Alrabadi and Kaleo Roberts are the winners of the ECEn 360 RFID detector contest. The detector was required to detect the RFID coil at a distance of 6 inches for full credit. The detector made by Kaleo and Dunia worked at a distance of 58 inches. In order to achieve this distance they used two amplifier gain stages in addition to the inductive coil and a capacitor. They were awarded a $100 prize by an anonymous donor.
Dr. Karl Warnick's research has led to the development of new concepts and analysis tools that are used in designing phased array antenna systems. Read More...
The department is now accepting scholarship applications. Click here to apply.
Tom Wall, one of our department’s PhD students, won 3rd place in the University wide 3 Minute Thesis (3MT) competition (http://gss.byu.edu/node/2). He had earlier won 1st place in our department and college level competitions. His prize for third at the university was $1000. The title of his 3 minute talk was “Multiplexed Single Bioparticle Detection on a Chip” and he described his work to build an optical sensor on a silicon chip that can detect disease.
Prof. Michael Rice, Jim Abrams Professor, received the Distinguished Service Award from the Communications Theory Technical Committee of the IEEE Communications Society at IEEE Globecom 2013 in Atlanta.
Prof. Michael Rice was appointed Associate Editor-in-Chief of IEEE Transactions on Aerospace & Electronic Systems.
Darren Kartchner and Prof. Michael Rice won the best paper award at the International Telemetering Conference.