Cullen School of Engineering

10th Annual Graduate Research and Capstone Design Conference

10th Annual Graduate Research and Capstone Design Conference

April 25th at the UH Hilton
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ECE Mixer

Join Us at the Next ECE Mixer on April 25!

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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ECE Professor Named Fellow of National Academy of Inventors

ECE Professor Named Fellow of National Academy of Inventors

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Industry Partnerships

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

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

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

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ECE Professor Zhu Han Named IEEE Fellow

ECE Professor Zhu Han Named IEEE Fellow

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ECE Researcher Featured on Cover of Science News

ECE Researcher Featured on Cover of Science News

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ECE Freshman Makes Major Strides in Tech World

ECE Freshman Makes Major Strides in Tech World

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NSF Center for Electromagnetic Compatibility

NSF Center for Electromagnetic Compatibility: Industry/University Cooperative Research Center Meeting

November 19-20 at the UH Hilton

ECE Alumni Mixer at Saint Arnold’s Brewery on Nov. 20th!

View photos from the ECE Alumni Mixer held on Nov. 20th!

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TCSUH Scholarship Connects Engineering Student With Biomedic

TCSUH Scholarship Connects Engineering Student With Biomedical Sciences

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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

ECE’s Small Satellite Research Lab Receives NASA Funding

ECE’s Small Satellite Research Lab Receives NASA Funding

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Professor Wins Naval Young Investigator Award for Battery Development

Professor Wins Naval Young Investigator Award for Battery Development

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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.

10th Annual Graduate Research and Capstone Design Conference
ECE Mixer
ECE Speaker Series
ECE Researcher & Student Win Best Poster Awards at Mission Connect Symposium
Water Splitting Nanoparticles Featured In Nature Nanotechnology
ECE Professor Named Fellow of National Academy of Inventors
Industry Partnerships
ECE Undergrad Work Tops Ph.D.’s in Paper Competition
ECE Professor Zhu Han Named IEEE Fellow
ECE Researcher Featured on Cover of Science News
ECE Freshman Makes Major Strides in Tech World
NSF Center for Electromagnetic Compatibility
ECE Alumni Mixer at Saint Arnold’s Brewery on Nov. 20th!
TCSUH Scholarship Connects Engineering Student With Biomedic
ECE’s First-Ever Interactive Magazine, ECE Connections
The Electric Power Analytics Consortium
ECE’s Small Satellite Research Lab Receives NASA Funding
Professor Wins Naval Young Investigator Award for Battery Development
Experiential Learning: Undergrad Research in Energy Storage
ECE Engineers at Play
Nano Engineering Minor
Nanofabrication Facility
Brain-Machine Interface Research

Latest News

Agilent Technologies has played a quiet role in the Cullen College of Engineering ECE labs for several years now, but with the 2014 Graduate Research and Capstone Design conferences around the corner, they’re stepping up their involvement by contributi

The sun broke through the morning clouds just in time for over 120 golfers to tee off at the 25th annual Cullen College of Engineering golf tournament on Monday, April 7.

Electric Power Analytics Consortium Logo

As the Electric Power Analytics Consortium picks up steam, the collaboration between the Cullen College of Engineering, Direct Energy and CenterPoint Energy is gaining popularity in local media.

Dr.  Yao with Team Energetik

In a continuing trend of collaboration between University of Houston colleges, the Cullen College of Engineering and C.T.

Zhu Han

CenterPoint Energy and Direct Energy have joined the University of Houston to form the Electric Power Analytics Consortium with hopes of enhancing current models used to predict the number of electric outages due to storms and better serve customer

 A close-up of nanoholes blocked by these particles.

Smart phones are capable of giving us directions when we’re lost, sending photos and videos to our friends in mere seconds, and even helping us find the best burger joint in a three-mile radius. But thanks to UH Cullen College of Engineering researchers, smart phones may soon be boasting another very important function: diagnosing diseases in real time.

As part of its ongoing effort to support entrepreneurship among its faculty and students, the University of Houston Cullen College of Engineering is hosting an Intellectual Property Training Series for the second year in a row. This latest IP Training Series will begin on March 21.

 Connor Fernandez

The Cullen College of Engineering faculty members have made their final decisions on this year’s overall Outstanding Junior and Senior Award recipients, and the winners are Connor Fernandez, chemical engineering junior, and Ryan Hannemann, mechanical engineering senior.

The UH Cougarnauts

Meet Team Primer, a group of mechanical engineering undergrads who will be competing in the next Shell Eco-marathon in Houston.

Grigoriadis Accepts Award From Dean Tedesco

Although the winners of the 2013 UH Cullen College of Engineering faculty awards were announced in May of last year, they were honored again last Friday at Dean Tedesco's faculty and staff meeting when each winner was handed their certificate.

You may see quite a few college students at the next Science and Engineering Fair of Houston (SEFH) on February 19th and 20th, but they won’t be competing against the middle and high school students participating in the fair. Instead, they’ll be learning from them.

The trophy awarded to the Cullen College for its part in earning UH a spot on the President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll with Distinction.Research Experience For Teachers program.

Not only is University of Houston Cullen College of Engineering home to world-class research, it’s also a recognized leader in science and engineering outreach. The latest proof: the college’s Research Experience for Teachers (RET) program is one of three University of Houston Initiatives that together earned UH a spot on the 2013 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll with Distinction.

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

Engineering Freshman Makes Major Strides in Tech World

Rakshak Talwar may be a mere freshman by University of Houston standards, but he’s already well on his way to becoming a giant in the technology world. Talwar, an electrical and computer... Read More