OREGON STATE UNIVERSITY

Boosting Bandwidth

A new invention at Oregon State promises to increase the bandwidth of WiFi systems ten times by using LED lights to transmit information.

Impact Through Mentorship

“It was so valuable to me to have people who put themselves out there for me, so I really wanted give that same guidance and leadership to others who might not necessarily feel like they belong,” said Hannah Colett, OSU alumnus.

Advancing IoT Research

In January, Oregon State’s School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science shared their vision of a collaborative Internet of Things Research-to-Market Center with 140 industry and government leaders and campus collaborators.

Building a Defense Against Cybercrime

Cedric Cochin, senior research architect at MacAfee Labs takes his turn at instructing the "Defense Against the Dark Arts" cybersecurity class at Oregon State.

Gabor Temes Elected to the National Academy of Engineering

Professor Gabor Temes is just the second NAE member in Oregon State history.

Quotation marksOur collaborative community, the innovative approaches we take to research and education, and the cultivation of leaders make our program truly outstanding.

Engineering News

OSU News Release

Earthquake preparations need to start now, OSU dean advises federal officials

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May 21, 2015
Developing the resilience to withstand a massive earthquake is the responsibility of public agencies, private businesses and individuals, OSU's Scott Ashford advised Congressional leaders this week.… Read full story.
OSU News Release

New energy sensors at OSU will test local electric grid

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May 7, 2015
An energy test bed being installed at OSU and other nearby sites will help provide a better understanding of the local electric grid and avert blackouts.… Read full story.

Upcoming Events

May
28
2015

The Co.

Calling all Oregon makers and making enthusiasts, to think, design, create, at The Co. - a maker event. From engineers to authors, scientists to sculptors, crafters to composers.

May
29
2015

MS Final Examination – Pratik Krishnamurthy

End-user Programming Tool for Creating Custom Health Surveys with Automatically Generated Reports
Online survey data collection is becoming popular because it provides benefits in cost, ease of

May
29
2015

Marine Forum Seminar

 

The Mairne Forum is a program operated by the Northwest National Marine Renewable Energy Center in conjunction with OSU, the CoE, and MIME. Marine Forum showcases

May
30
2015

National Get Outdoors Day

The third annual National Get Outdoors Day event will be held on Saturday May 30th, 2015 from 10:00am-3:00pm at Peavy Arboretum.  This free event is hosted by OSU

Jun
01
2015

MS Final Examination – Teresa Tjahja

Supervised Hierarchical Segmentation for Bird Song Recording
Bioacoustics analysis can be used to conduct environmental monitoring by detecting the presence of birds species. This analysis usually involves

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EECS News

EECS Students Win Top Expo Awards

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May 26, 2015

Students in the School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EECS) won three of the four overall awards at the Engineering Expo 2015. Additionally, the Industry Advisory Board for EECS recognized six other outstanding projects. Boeing Engineering Excellence Award The Boeing Engineering Excellence Award distinguishes a project team that delivers a robust and innovative solution… Continue reading

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OSU Team Earns 3rd Place at National Competition

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May 13, 2015

An Oregon State University team of computer science and electrical and computer engineering students earned third place at the Intel-Cornell Cup on May 1-2 at the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex in Cape Canaveral, Fla. The purpose of the embedded design competition is to inspire student innovation. Entry into the event is competitive; only 22… Continue reading

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New Energy Sensors at OSU Will Test Local Electric Grid

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May 8, 2015

Oregon State press release posted 5/7/2015. A new energy test bed using cutting-edge sensor technology has been located at Oregon State University, designed to gain a better understanding of the local electric grid. The Bonneville Power Administration awarded a $350,000 grant to develop a system that will provide a detailed analysis of load composition and power… Continue reading

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Creating Wearable Technology in a Weekend

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Apr 17, 2015

In just 30 hours, Oregon State University students created wearable technology projects at HWeekend on April 10-12, sponsored by the School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science. Thirty-five students spanning several areas of engineering formed seven teams and built projects that ranged from a remote controlled arm to a video game. The event was organized… Continue reading

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David Piorkowski receives IBM Fellowship Award

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Apr 13, 2015

Graduate student David Piorkowski received an IBM Ph.D. Fellowship Award in March 2015. The fellowship is an intensely competitive worldwide program, which honors exceptional Ph.D. students who have an interest in solving problems that are important to IBM and fundamental to innovation in many academic disciplines and areas of study. Piorkowski’s research is in the area… Continue reading

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