Department Calendar

July 1
EE Undergraduate Departmental Application Deadline

July 3
Independence Day

July 9
EE Undergraduate Prospective Info Session
2:30pm | EEB 303

Aug 13
EE Undergraduate Prospective Info Session
2:30pm | EEB 303

Aug 21
Summer quarter ends

Sept 7
Labor Day

Sept 10
EE Undergraduate Prospective Info Session
2:30pm | EEB 303

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Special Announcements

2015 Jelinek Summer Workshop on Speech and Language Technology
UW EE hosts the 20th annual Jelinek Workshop on Speech and Language Technology

Department News

UW EE Researchers Engineer Yeast to Communicate
Yeast has been around for thousands of years, but they are just now saying their first words, thanks to a team of researchers led by EE faculty member Eric Klavins.

UW EE in the News: Coiled and ready to strike
The Economist takes a look at WiBotic, the new company from EE Professor Josh Smith that looks to charge drones and robots wirelessly.

Alum Kasey Champion Named to Eastside’s 30 Under 30 List
EE alum Kasey Champion -- Microsoft employee, teaching volunteer, small business owner -- is on 425 Business' "30 Under 30" list of talented Eastsiders.

UW EE in the News: Underwater robotics startup Bluhaptics raises cash
UW startup BluHaptics has raised $240,000 from investors for its subsea robots. EE professor Howard Chizeck is co-founder and chairman of the board.

UW EE Faculty Shine in the CoMotion Presidential Innovation Fellows Awards
In recognition of their entrepreneurship, four EE faculty have been appointed CoMotion Innovation Fellows: Howard Chizeck, Josh Smith, Matt Reynolds and Shyam Gollakota.

EE Alum Among Researchers to Discover How Saharan Silver Ants Stay Cool
An international team of researchers, including EE Alum and Affiliate Professor Gary Bernard, have discovered how Saharan silver ants stay cool under extreme temperatures.

Kai-Mei Fu Honored with Junior Faculty Award
EE Professor Kai-Mei Fu was honored with one of two Junior Faculty Awards by the UW College of Engineering in recognition of excellence in research, teaching and service.

EE Faculty Denise Wilson Receives 2015 ASEE Denice Denton Award
A paper co-authored by Denise Wilson, which investigates how engineering graduates make career path decisions, has received the 2015 ASEE Denice Denton Award.

2015 Electrical Engineering Graduation Ceremony
Congratulations to our BSEE, MSEE and Ph.D. graduates! And thank you to everyone who celebrated with us on Friday, June 12. Read about the 2015 graduation ceremony.

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