Awards

Sadegh Riazi

PhD student Sadegh Riazi receives the Fall 2019 Jacobs Graduate Student Council Award

Jacobs Graduate Student Council Award announcement Fall 2019 We are excited to announce that Sadegh Riazi is the recipient of the Fall 2019 Jacobs…
mercier

Professor Patrick Mercier awarded 2020 San Diego Engineering Council Outstanding Engineering Award

Professor Patrick Mercier has been awarded the 2020 San Diego County Engineering Council's Outstanding Engineering Award. Awarded to one engineer in the San Diego County area…
pulak

PhD student Pulak Sarangi (advised by Prof. Piya Pal) receives Best Student Paper Award

Ph.D student Pulak Sarangi (advised by Prof. Piya Pal) was awarded the Best Student Paper Award (First Position) at the 2019 IEEE International Workshop on Computational Advances…
Siavesh Mirarab

Assistant Professor Siavash Mirarab Receives NSF CAREER Award

Jennifer Hollis, Qualcomm Institute Writer   UC San Diego Electrical Computing and Engineering assistant professor, Siavash Mirarab, was recently awarded a 2019 National…
Piya Pal

Assistant Professor Piya Pal Wins Highly-Competitive Young Investigator Award

Assistant professor Piya Pal, an expert in signal processing, has received a 2019 Young Investigator Award from the U.S. Office of Naval Research (ONR) to advance the Navy’s sonar…
Samuel Sunarjo

2018 Jacobs School of Engineering Department Award for Excellence

Congratulations to Samuel Sunarjo on his Award of Excellence!
SparkCharge

Alumni Christopher Ellis' startup SparkCharge wins grand prize in 43North business contest

Christopher Ellis (BS 17) is CTO and one of the founders of SparkCharge. Read more here.
Qualcomm

2018-19 Qualcomm FMA Fellowships winners: ECE awarded 3 out of 4

The 2018-19 winners from ECE are:     Faculty Advisor: Ian Galton Student Fellow: Amr Eissa Qualcomm Mentor: Yiwu Tang…
Sujit Dey

Sujit Dey and Po-Han Chiang receive "Best Paper Award" at IEEE Healthcom 2018

Center for Wireless Communications congratulates Sujit Dey and Po-Han Chiang for receiving "Best Paper Award" at IEEE Healthcom 2018! The paper, "Personalized Effect of Health…
tara javidi

Professor Tara Javidi awarded 2018 Qualcomm Faculty Award

Professor Tara Javidi has been awarded the 2018 Qualcomm Faculty Award. The Qualcomm Faculty Award (QFA) supports key professors and their research through a charitable…
Award

2018 Qualcomm Innovation Fellowship

Jiun-Ting Huang and Alankrita Bhatt recommended by Young-Han Kim as well as Hardik Sharma and Mohammad Ghasemzadeh recommended by Hadi Esmaeilzadeh and …
Shadi Dayeh

Professor Shadi Dayeh receives 2018 ISCS Young Scientist Award

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Chaoxuan Ellen Ma

Ellen Ma Awarded 2018 IBM PhD Fellowship

Chaoxuan (Ellen) Ma has been selected for a 2018 IBM PhD Fellowship Award, and is currently a graduate student in the Micro/Nano-Photonics Group of Prof. Mookherjea. The IBM PhD…
Behrouz Touri

Behrouz Touri receives 2018 Donald P. Eckman Award

The American Automatic Control Council has selected Behrouz Touri, a professor of electrical and computer engineering at the University of California San Diego, to receive the…
Dinesh Bharadia

2018 Forbes 30 Under 30

It was a long-standing assumption that it was impossible for a radio to transmit and receive at the same time at the same frequency. Professor Dinesh Bharadia proved that…
Farinaz Koushanfar

2018 ICCAD Ten Year Retrospective Most Influential Paper Award 

Please join us in congratulating Professor Farinaz Koushanfar, who has been awarded the ICCAD Ten Year Retrospective Most Influential Paper Award for the following paper…
Massimo

2018 IEEE Fellow

IEEE Fellow is a distinction reserved for select IEEE members whose extraordinary accomplishments in any of the IEEE fields of interest are deemed fitting of…
David Whelan

2018 IEEE Fellow

IEEE Fellow is a distinction reserved for select IEEE members whose extraordinary accomplishments in any of the IEEE fields of interest are deemed fitting of…
Nambi Seshadri

2018 IEEE Alexander Graham Bell Medal

Awarded for exceptional contributions to communications and networking sciences and engineering SAN JOSE, Calif., Dec. 05, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Quantenna Communications…
boubacar

2017 Triton Innovation Challenge grand prize winner

Solid State LIDAR Startup from Jacobs School Wins Biz Competition   (Updated 12/4/17 to reflect the contributions of UC San Diego electrical engineering PhD student…