Cullen School of Engineering

ECE Alumni Mixer

ECE Alumni Mixer

ECE Alumni Mixer at St. Arnold's Brewery on Nov. 11!

Professor Developing Sodium-Ion Batteries With NSF Award

Professor Developing Sodium-Ion Batteries With NSF Award

Yao recently won a three-year award from the National Science Foundation to study sodium-ion batteries.

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

Read the full story

Water Splitting Nanoparticles Featured In Nature Nanotechnology

Water Splitting Nanoparticles Featured In Nature Nanotechnology

Read the full story

Industry Partnerships

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

Read the full story.

ECE Professor Zhu Han Named IEEE Fellow

ECE Professor Zhu Han Named IEEE Fellow

Read the full release!

ECE’s First-Ever Interactive Magazine, ECE Connections

ECE’s First-Ever Interactive Magazine, ECE Connections

Take a Step Inside ECE Connections

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

Read the full story!

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 Alumni Mixer
Professor Developing Sodium-Ion Batteries With NSF Award
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

Dean Joseph Tedesco addresses the crowd at the ECE alumni mixer.

Alumni from the Cullen College department of electrical and computer engineering gathered for their annual alumni mixer at the St. Arnolds brewery this month in a celebration of old friends and new.

Almost 19,000 new cases of acute myeloid leukemia and 10,500 deaths from the blood and bone marrow cancer could strike Americans this year, according to the American Cancer Society. Chemotherapy, when used as primary treatment, is successful in about 65 percent of patients with the cancer, and remission rates vary depending on patients’ individual characteristics, according to the organization.

A Cullen College professor and his students made headlines in the Houston Chronicle today for their research measuring babies’ brain waves through a $6 million grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH).

It’s rare to find science and art so inextricably tied together. It’s rarer still to find yourself playing the role of scientist, artist and art observer all at the same time.

Tuberculosis granulomas, which are collections of immune cells and bacteria, can aggregate in the human lung when people inhale Mycobacterium tuberculosis, the harmful bacteria that cause tuberculosis.  Immune responders, such as T-cells and macrophages, attempt to form granulomas by surrounding and containing the bacteria.

University of Houston Receives IEEE Milestone in Electrical Engineering and Computing
Award Marks Site of 1987 Discovery of High Temperature Superconductivity

Most Cullen College students recognize Dr. Badri Roysam walking down the hall. After all, Roysam is the chair of the electrical and computer engineering department and a popular face in the engineering complex at the University of Houston.

In research aimed at determining how babies and toddlers begin to understand the actions of others, a University of Houston research team is studying brain activity triggered by playtime interactions.

The study involves children from six months to 24 months old

The Mehta family has provided support to establish the Mehta Family Engineering Research Center on the ground floor of the University of Houston’s new Multidisciplinary Research and Engineering Building.

New technologies being developed by a University of Houston researcher to produce three-dimensional models of tissue and whole organ microstructures offer the promise of better diagnosis and treatment for a variety of diseases.

Shell Oil Company is contributing $3.5 million to the University of Houston in support of the new Multidisciplinary Research and Engineering Building and other educational initiatives.

Watson, a computer program named for IBM’s founder, defeated the two best human players on “Jeopardy!” one of the most challenging game shows of all time, in 2011, marking a significant milestone in the advancement of big data analytics.

This year's Undergraduate Research Day will take place Thursday, October 9th at 4 p.m. in the Rockwell Pavilion at the M.D. Anderson Library at the University of Houston main campus.

Out of the 150 undergraduate researchers showcasing their posters and oral presentations, 20 will be undergraduates from the UH Cullen College of Engineering.

Two professors with the UH Cullen College of Engineering were awarded nearly $250,000 from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to improve the resilience and reliability of the U.S. electricity grid in response to hurricanes and other major weather events.

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

ECE Undergrad Work Tops Ph.D.s in Paper Competition

Undergraduate student work at the University of Houston Cullen College of Engineering ended up winning the overall Best Paper Award at the recent IEEE International Conference on Wireless for... Read More

Graduate Fellowship<br />
In Clinical Translation

Upcoming Seminars

There are currently no upcoming seminars.

Upcoming Dissertations

There are currently no upcoming dissertations.

Solar Status

UH solar panel array
UH ECE students will be using this solar panel for educational and research purposes. (The Solar Array at UH was donated by the Green Mountain Energy Company.) Click here to view the current status of UH's new solar panel array!

ieee-sidebar.png

Robotics Team

Electric Power Analytics Consortium

grc

SUPPORT ECE

Connect With Cullen College

Find us on Facebook    Join us on LinkedIn    Follow us on Twitter    Subscribe to eNews