OREGON STATE UNIVERSITY

Bumper year for CAREER awards

Three professors received the prestigious NSF CAREER award this year, bringing the total for the School of EECS to 21.

Combining Passions to Impact the Environment

Rebecca Hutchinson’s work in computer science focuses on advancing ecological research.

Standing Up for Women in Tech

Janice Levenhagen-Seeley, 2006 alumna, used her personal experiences as the basis of ChickTech, a non-profit organization to encourage girls and women to enter and stay in technology fields.

Science You Can Use

OSU researchers simplify complex climate data.

Margaret Burnett Named Distinguished Professor

Oregon State University named Margaret Burnett a 2016 Distinguished Professor recipient, the highest academic honor the university can bestow on a faculty member.

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

Engineering News

New type of cement could offer environmental protection, lower cost

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Apr 28, 2016
If widely adopted, a new approach to making cement could significantly reduce greenhouse gas emissions, water consumption, help address global warming, produce a more durable concrete, and save industry time and significant costs.… Read full story.
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Culture, crowding and social influence all tied to aggressive driving behavior

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Apr 26, 2016
A study of angry, competitive and aggressive driving suggests that these dangerous behaviors are becoming a worldwide phenomenon of almost epidemic proportions, and are a reflection of a persons surrounding culture, both on the road and on a broader social level.… Read full story.

Upcoming Events

May
02
2016

PhD Oral Preliminary Examination Majid Alkaee Taleghan

Simulator-Defined MDP Planning with Applications in Resource Management Simulators in natural resource management can be very expensive to execute, so that the time required to solve such MDPs is…
May
02
2016

EECS Distinguished Lecture: A System of Systems Framework for Autonomy, Big Data Analytic, and Cloud Infrastructure

Mo Jamshidi, Professor Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering University of Texas, San Antonio Abstract Large data has been accumulating in all aspects of our lives…
May
05
2016

PhD Oral Preliminary Examination Fan Zhou

Amorphous InGaZnO Thin-Film Transistor Stability with AC Bias Temperature Stress Integrating amorphous InGaZnO thin-film transistors (a-IGZO TFTs) row drivers (gate drivers) in peripheral circuits on glass is promising for reducing the…
May
05
2016

Emotional Intelligence

Emotional intelligence (EQ) is the #1 predictor of personal and professional success. EQ is the ability to understand ones emotional make-up and the emotional make-up of others; to effectively…
May
06
2016

MS Final Examination Yu-Jung Chu

Mobility Protocol, Channel Estimation, and Modulation Techniques for Hybrid WiFi-FSO (WiFO) WLAN of Femtocells As the price of broadband access service becomes more affordable, the number of homes with…
May
09
2016

PhD Oral Preliminary Examination Abhishek Agrawal

A Scalable 28GHz Coupled-PLL in 65nm CMOS with Single-Wire Synchronization for Large-Scale 5G mm-Wave Arrays This research presents a scalable, single-wire synchronization architecture and circuits for mm-Wave arrays that…
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EECS News

NVIDIA co-founder receives alumni award

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Apr 18, 2016

Jen-Hsun Huang, co-founder, president and chief executive officer of NVIDIA, is honored this week by the Oregon State University Alumni Associationat the 35th Annual Spring Awards. Huang is receiving the E.B. Lemon Distinguished Alumni Award for his significant contributions and accomplishments within the society and the university. Since graduating in 1984, Huang has kept close… Continue reading

EECS Student Earns Mastery Challenge Top Prize

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Mar 25, 2016

Carl Beery, a junior in electrical and computer engineering, took first place and a cash prize of $150 in the Mastery Challenge for winter term. The Mastery Challenge is a new extracurricular program hosted by the School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at Oregon State University to provide more hands-on learning opportunities for all… Continue reading

Mike Rosulek Receives Google Research Award

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Mar 14, 2016

Mike Rosulek, assistant professor of computer science, was selected for a Google Research Award for a grant to advance methods of customer privacy. The award will allow Rosulek to hire a graduate student to work on the project, and give them the opportunity to collaborate with Google researchers and engineers. I have lots of ideas… Continue reading

In the News

The OSU Robotics Club underwater team tested its robot and ran into a few problems. But they even though the robot didn't work, they keep learning new things while troubleshooting.


The online post-baccalaureate computer science program is helping people find their "dream jobs."


Making phones and tablets more efficient, the Oregon State University App Club is making apps that aimed towards making life easier for college students.


The University of Vermont profiles Oregon State University assistant professor Eduardo Cotilla-Sanchez to see what he's been up to since he earned his Ph.D. in 2012.