ECE Department Headlines

March 2015

solihin Dr. Solihin Listed in the HPCA Hall of Fame - Dr. Yan Solihin, professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at NC State University, has been listed in the "HPCA [full story]

FREEDM is leading the national charge to create a smarter power grid. Credit: NASA Earth Observatory/NOAA NGDC. Featured Article The Internet of Energy - It only takes a power outage of a few minutes in the middle of a busy workday to drive home the hazards of relying on an energy … [full story]

Dr. Paul Franzon Franzon Investigates Scalability of Hardware Accelerators for Cortical Processors - Artificial Intelligence is a fast growing field. There are numerous cognitively inspired machine learning algorithms that attempt to … [full story]

ASSIST Welcomes Jason Strohmaier as Chief Systems Engineer ASSIST Welcomes Jason Strohmaier as Chief Systems Engineer - The NSF Nanosystems Engineering Research Center for Advanced Self-Powered Systems of Integrated Sensors and Technologies (ASSIST) … [full story]

February 2015

Dr. Paul Franzon Dr. Franzon Named Distinguished Professor - We are pleased to announce that effective February 1, 2015, Dr. Paul Franzon has been named Distinguished Professor of Electrical … [full story]

8th grader Victor Diaz participating in activities during a visit to Michael Dickey ASSIST Faculty and Students Engage With Children's Museum - This fall, ASSIST faculty and graduate students opened their labs and shared their work with local middle school students and their … [full story]

Dr. David Lubkeman (top left), Dr. Srdjan Lukic (top right), Dr. Ning Lu (bottom left), Dr. Aranya Chakrabortty (bottom right) ECE Faculty Engineering Microgrid Project In Maryland - Dr. David Lubkeman, research professor of electrical and computer engineering, has been awarded $374,615 by the Microgrid Institute … [full story]

NC State engineering students working as interns for Earl Energy Earl Energy Finds Talent at FREEDM Center and NC State - Developing the next generation of engineers is a critical component of the FREEDM Systems Center and NC State University. Students … [full story]

Dr. David Lubkeman (left) and Dr. Eric Rotenberg (right) Lubkeman and Rotenberg Elevated to IEEE Fellow - Congratulations to Dr. David Lubkeman and Dr. Eric Rotenberg who have been named IEEE Fellows.  Dr. Lubkeman receives … [full story]

January 2015

Nick Justice has more than four decades of leadership experience. Photo by David Mcnally (RDECOM). General Tapped to Lead PowerAmerica - A retired U.S. Army major general has been named the new executive director of PowerAmerica, the public-private power electronics manufacturing … [full story]