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Computing and Networking

UW ECE’s Computer and Network research includes computer architecture and computer system engineering, VLSI, embedded computing, wireless networks, and wireless communication research. Several of UW ECE’s Computers and Networking faculty hold joint and secondary appointments in computer science and engineering and teach jointly in the Electrical & Computer Engineering and Computer Science & Engineering departments.

Computer Engineering and Architecture

Operating systems, performance analysis, and testbed development, FPGA based computing architectures

Faculty: Visvesh SatheScott HauckMatt ReynoldsC.J. Richard ShiJoshua SmithMani Soma, Michael Taylor

Very-Large-Scale Integration (VLSI)

Analog and digital VLSI integrated circuits, devices, and applications, energy management

Faculty: Visvesh SatheJacques Christophe RudellC.J. Richard ShiMani SomaMichael Taylor

Embedded Systems

Mobile devices, embedded control systems, real-time systems, tools and networks

Faculty: Matt ReynoldsShwetak PatelJoshua SmithSumit Roy, Michael Taylor, Akshay Gadre

 

Wireless Communication

Internet architecture, network economics, distributed systems, developing country infrastructure

Faculty: Radha PoovendranSumit RoyJames RitceyPayman Arabshahi, Yasuo Kuga, Akshay Gadre

Cybersecurity

Network security, game theory, statistical modeling, machine learning and control and systems theory

Faculty: Radha PoovendranPayman Arabshahi

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UPWARDS for the Future

The University of Washington is at the forefront of an international effort to innovate the semiconductor industry while building a skilled U.S.-based workforce to design and manufacture chip technology. UW ECE and Physics Professor Mo Li is leading the UW's contribution to this effort.

https://www.washington.edu/news/2024/04/09/uw-joins-110-million-cross-pacific-effort-to-advance-artificial-intelligence/
https://www.ee.washington.edu/spotlight/ai-transparency/

A call for AI data transparency

UW ECE alumnus and Affiliate Professor Jai Jaisimha (Ph.D. ‘96) has co-founded a new nonprofit organization, the Transparency Coalition.ai, which is advocating for transparency and regulation of the data used to train artificial intelligence.

https://www.washington.edu/news/2024/03/28/train-ai-machine-learning-when-you-dont-have-enough-data/
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