A Look Back Over 40 Years

Paul McKenney arrived on the Oregon State University campus 40 years ago as a freshman majoring in computer science.

Celebrating our graduates

Three students tell of their diverse paths to college and graduation.

Connecting with communities in rural Alaska

Phylicia Cicilio is working to improve the efficiency and resiliency of a microgrid in Nome, Alaska.

Blending electrical and chemical engineering

Arturo Valdivia developed a new technique to demonstrate that MoS2 manufacturing is possible.

Solutions minded

Undergraduate Chris Vlessis is the co-founder and chief technology officer for a software solutions company.

Our 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

New Startup Showcase is Demo Day 2.0

Oct 7, 2016
Startup Showcase will be presented by entrepreneurs from the Oregon State University Advantage Accelerator/ RAIN Corvallis program on Thursday, Oct. 20.… Read full story.
OSU News Release

New initiative will help investigate natural disasters worldwide

Oct 5, 2016
OSU will be part of a new initiative supported by the National Science Foundation to rapidly assess earthquake and wind damage at disaster scenes around the world.… Read full story.

Upcoming Events


PhD Final Oral Examination Yi Zhang

Power Efficient Architectures for High Accuracy Analog-to-Digital Converters Incremental ADCs (IADCs) have found wide applications in sensor interface circuitry since they provide low-latency high-accuracy conversion and easy multiplexing among…

Colloquium: The Quest for The Ultimate Learning Machine

Pradeep Dubrey, Intel Fellow and Director of Parallel Computing Lab (PCL) Intel Labs Traditionally, there has been a division of labor between computers and humans where all forms…

CASS Friends & Family Reception

Join us for an informal gathering of CASS student-workers, alumni, and industry friends, during the STEM Career Fair. Food will be provided.…
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A journey to low Earth orbit

Oct 9, 2016

Guest post by Helena Bales I had an amazing experience this summer at the University of Georgia working in the Small Satellite Research Lab. The lab was founded by undergraduate students, myself included, partnering with professors, NASA, and the U.S. Air Force. Space seems impossibly far away and hard to get to, but with the… Continue reading

A Summer Spent at Tripwire

Oct 1, 2016

Guest post by Vedanth Narayanan This summer I had a great experience as in intern at Tripwire, a software company based in Portland that develops security solutions. What impressed me the most about Tripwire was how everyone there made me feel comfortable and part of the company. I remember getting coffee in the break room… Continue reading

Top Tips from EECS Advisors

Sep 22, 2016

In their role as advisors, Lizbeth Marquez and Nick Malos help hundreds of students in the School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science navigate their way through college. Their goal is to help students succeed and ultimately earn their Oregon Statedegrees.According to a recent report from the Commission on the Future of Undergraduate Education, only… Continue reading

In the News

Computer science professor Alan Fern is partnering with NVIDIA to use artificial intelligence and deep learning to teach computers to understand and coach football.

Margaret Burnett has been breaking gender barriers throughout her career — and helping others overcome them as well.

OSU's American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics team placed first in the Advanced category at the Experimental Sounding Rocket Association's rocket engineering competition.

Computer science professor Margaret Burnett's research on gender inclusiveness in software is helping to ensure a holistic view in building AI systems.