Cullen School of Engineering

ECE Ph.D. Student Expands Research to Cover Cross-Eyed Monkeys

ECE Ph.D. Student Expands Research to Cover Cross-Eyed Monkeys

Mehmet Agaoglu's strabismus research is getting noticed on a national level.

Cullen College Alumnus & Compaq CEO Speaks at MIT Enterprise Forum

Cullen College Alumnus & Compaq CEO Speaks at MIT Enterprise Forum

Rod Canion recently spoke about the future of technology at an MIT Enterprise Forum.

ECE Senior Wins Outstanding Honors Thesis Award

ECE Senior Wins Outstanding Honors Thesis Award

Ramon Montano was honored with the Outstanding Honors Thesis award by Dean Joseph Tedesco for his work with transparent antennas for cube satellites.

New ECE Professor Wins $2M Recruitment Award from CPRIT

New ECE Professor Wins $2M Recruitment Award from CPRIT

Cancer imaging expert David Mayerich will join the ECE Department this fall.

Two ECE Professors Win IEEE-APS Awards

Two ECE Professors Win IEEE-APS Awards

Two faculty members have won prestigious awards from the IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society.

ECE Department Named Top 50 Great Affordable Program

ECE Department Named Top 50 Great Affordable Program

The ECE department has been growing in size, raising its standards, and climbing national rankings for its world-class academic programs.

View photos from the 10th Annual GRC/CDC Conference!

View photos from the 10th Annual GRC/CDC Conference!

ECE Professor Wins University’s Top Honor

ECE Professor Wins University’s Top Honor

ECE Speaker Series

ECE Speaker Series

Spring 2014

ECE Researcher & Student Win Best Poster Awards at Mission Connect Symposium

ECE Researcher & Student Win Best Poster Awards at Mission Connect Symposium

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Water Splitting Nanoparticles Featured In Nature Nanotechnology

Water Splitting Nanoparticles Featured In Nature Nanotechnology

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Industry Partnerships

Industry Partnerships: Schlumberger’s Support for UH Robotics Benefits Students, Company

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ECE Professor Zhu Han Named IEEE Fellow

ECE Professor Zhu Han Named IEEE Fellow

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ECE’s First-Ever Interactive Magazine, ECE Connections

ECE’s First-Ever Interactive Magazine, ECE Connections

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The Electric Power Analytics Consortium

The Electric Power Analytics Consortium

Engineering the Future of the Power Grid

Experiential Learning: Undergrad Research in Energy Storage

Experiential Learning: Undergrad Research in Energy Storage

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ECE Engineers at Play

ECE Engineers at Play

ECE students take a break to enjoy food, beer, and laughs at the annual IEEE Chili Cook-Off.

Nano Engineering Minor

Nano Engineering Minor

The NEMO program provides the structured curriculum, research opportunities, funding, and resources for undergraduate students to acquire additional skills that will broadly prepare them for professional and scientific careers in the 21st century.

Nanofabrication Facility

Nanofabrication Facility

The University of Houston Nanofabrication Facility developed in cooperation with the Alliance for NanoHealth is a state-of-the-art cleanroom research facility equipped with an extensive toolset of nano/micro device prototyping and characterization.

Brain-Machine Interface Research

Brain-Machine Interface Research

ECE Professor Jose Luis “Pepe” Contreras-Vidal is director of the UH Brain-Machine Interface Systems Team, where non-invasive brain-machine interface and robotic systems are born.

ECE Ph.D. Student Expands Research to Cover Cross-Eyed Monkeys
Cullen College Alumnus & Compaq CEO Speaks at MIT Enterprise Forum
ECE Senior Wins Outstanding Honors Thesis Award
New ECE Professor Wins $2M Recruitment Award from CPRIT
Two ECE Professors Win IEEE-APS Awards
ECE Department Named Top 50 Great Affordable Program
View photos from the 10th Annual GRC/CDC Conference!
ECE Professor Wins University’s Top Honor
ECE Speaker Series
ECE Researcher & Student Win Best Poster Awards at Mission Connect Symposium
Water Splitting Nanoparticles Featured In Nature Nanotechnology
Industry Partnerships
ECE Professor Zhu Han Named IEEE Fellow
ECE’s First-Ever Interactive Magazine, ECE Connections
The Electric Power Analytics Consortium
Experiential Learning: Undergrad Research in Energy Storage
ECE Engineers at Play
Nano Engineering Minor
Nanofabrication Facility
Brain-Machine Interface Research

Latest News

Ji Qi and Wei-Chuan Shih

Doctoral degrees are awarded every semester in the Cullen College of Engineering, but few to students as accomplished as Ji Qi.

Radhakrishna Kotti

In collaboration with Dr.

De Grazia's initial CarEye prototype.

Rocco De Grazia graduated in 2004 with a B.S.in electrical engineering from the University of Houston Cullen College of Engineering. Now, 10 years later,he’s still making waves in the tech community.

In recent years, the Gulf Coast region has been tremendously affected by the landfall of large hurricanes. In 2005, Category 3 Hurricanes Katrina and Rita devastated the coastal regions of Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas, and in 2008, Hurricane Ike (a Category 2 storm) came ashore over Galveston and wreaked havoc in the Houston area, knocking out power to many customers in the greater Houston metro area for several weeks.

The University of Houston’s colleges of business and engineering have gained new support from one of the city’s energy leaders, which has donated money to a variety of programs and student support services.

Phillips 66, a Houston-based energy manufacturing and logistics company, was created in 2012 through a split with ConocoPhillips. It cracked the top 10 in the Fortune 500 last year, reaching No. 6 with revenue over $161 billion in 2013.

Ridwan Ajala, a beloved undergraduate student at the UH Cullen College of Engineering, passed away on Tuesday, June 24th. Ridwan touched many members of the Cullen College community with his incredible work ethic, infectious positive attitude, and dedication as a student and friend. To say that he was loved and will be missed by our community is an understatement.

Dr. Saurabh Prasad collects ground data alongside two of his Ph.D. students.

Saurabh Prasad, assistant professor of electrical and computer engineering at the UH Cullen College of Engineering, has won NASA’s New Investigator Award in Earth Science

Agaoglu with his award-winning poster from the ARVO conference.

If you think computer engineering, Rhesus monkeys and optometry have nothing in common, think again: they have Mehmet Agaoglu.

Cullen College alumnus as well as Compaq co-founder and CEO Rod Canion recently spoke about the future of technology at an MIT Enterprise Forum on June 5 at the University of Houston.

Ramon Montano’s parents moved his family from Mexico to the United States in the early 1990’s because “they wanted us to have a good education,” he says.

Cancer imaging expert David Mayerich will join the University of Houston Cullen College of Engineering's Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering this fall.

Stuart Long displays his dielectric resonator antennas

Two faculty members from the University of Houston Cullen College of Engineering have won prestigious awards from the IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers) Antennas and Propagation Society (APS). This marks the first time that one institution won two of these prestigious IEEE-APS awards in the same year.

The electrical and computer engineering (ECE) department at the University of Houston Cullen College of Engineering has been growing in size, raising its standards, and climbing national rankings for its world-class academic programs.

Lars Grabow

Last year, a researcher from the UH Cullen College of Engineering made an amazing discovery. Jiming Bao, assistant professor of electrical and computer engineering, found that cobalt monoxide nanoparticles can be used to split water into hydrogen and oxygen when exposed to sunlight.

Latest Faculty Accolades

ECE Professor Zhu Han Named 2014 IEEE Fellow Zhu Han, an associate professor of electrical and computer engineering, has been named an IEEE Fellow. The honor is the IEEE’s highest grade of... Read More

Student Success

Qiuyi Yuan

Qiuyi Yuan, a Ph.D. student in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, won a $750 travel grant to attend the 224th Electrochemical Society Meeting, set for October 27 to November 1... Read More

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