Dr. Alper Bozkurt has been named one of Popular Science's "Brilliant 10" for his work establishing the foundations of the "internet of bionic things" in areas ranging from human-animal communication to insect biobots to health monitoring.
[full story]The Internet of Energy
FREEDM is working to recreate the power grid on many fronts, from the creation of new devices that will allow energy to flow in more than one direction to the development of the software architecture that will give the smart grid its brainpower.
[full story]Engineering Infinity
In collaboration with the North Carolina Museum of Art, four ECE seniors were asked to design and build an amalgamation of art and engineering which will be displayed to the public alongside the works of Escher and da Vinci.