Published on May 11, 2022
EECS student Siddharth Dodia wins the third-place award in the annual KU Math Prize Competition. Colin Marett, a junior in mathematics and computer science, wins the first-place award. The annual KU math prize competition, open to all KU undergraduate students, is sponsored by the... Read More

Published on April 28, 2022
A man who revolutionized the way the world views maps online and another who was a pioneer in computing on the KU campus are the first two recipients of the KU Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Department’s new KU EECS Distinguished Service (KEDS) Award. Brian McClendon and the late... Read More

Published on April 18, 2022
  LAWRENCE — Two EECS students have received international recognition for their research on radar systems. Jonathan Owen and Christian Jones, both doctoral students in electrical engineering, took first and second place, respectively, in the student paper contest at the 2022 Institute... Read More

Published on February 20, 2022
The Undergraduate Certificate in Cybersecurity Program has been validated by NSA National CAE Program in 2022, as a new Program of Study in Cybersecurity under KU’s CAE-CD designation. Sponsored by the National Security Agency (NSA) and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) jointly, the... Read More

Published on February 17, 2022
Mohammad Alian (Ph.D., ECE Department, University of Illinois Urbana Champaign, 2020). Dr. Alian's research explores opportunities in the intersection of computer architecture and networking to build efficient data centers. His goal is to unlock the potential of near-data... Read More

Published on February 7, 2022
February 2022. The Department of Electrical Engineering & Computer Science in the University of Kansas School of Engineering is launching a new award to recognize distinguished alumni and dedicated associates of the department.  The KU EECS Distinguished Service (KEDS) award is... Read More

Published on February 1, 2022
Three EECS faculty were recently awarded the prestigious NSF CAREER award.  February 2022. A prestigious Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Program award from the National Science Foundation will enable Alexandru Bardas, assistant professor in KU’s Department of... Read More

Published on January 27, 2022
January 2022. On January 27, 2022, Jungwoo Ryoo (Ph.D., Computer Science, 2005), was appointed the Chancellor of the Penn State University, DuBois, effective April 2022. Dr. Jungwoo is currently the Division Head, Engineering, and Information Sciences and Technology and a professor... Read More

Published on December 17, 2021
A team from the EECS department at the University of Kansas has earned second place in a global Capture the Flag (CTF) competition, HeLLO: CTF, 2021. Tamzidul Hoque, an assistant professor in the EECS department, along with his advisee Mahmudul Hasan represented KU... Read More

Published on November 18, 2021
November 2021. Meshing wasn't always at the center of University of Kansas EECS professor Suzanne Shontz's research. She wasn't even familiar with the concept when she enrolled in graduate school at Cornell University. Now, she is the first woman to receive the 2021... Read More


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