How thinking like an Electrical Engineer Changed My Life

A lot of previous blogs have shared great advice about experience in research labs or plans for jobs after graduation. That is not the advice I’m here to give students.

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Mahta Moghaddam Elected President of IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society

The USC Viterbi director of new research initiatives will lead one of the largest societies within IEEE with over 8,000 members.

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Mahdi Soltanolkotabi Awarded Packard Foundation Fellowship

Grant will open new frontiers in our understanding of signal processing and artificial intelligence

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Electrical Engineers Do It All

No other discipline is as broad or influences as wide a range of technologies as Electrical Engineering. More than just circuit and chip design, Electrical Engineers at USC lead the way in fields such as Machine Learning, Brain Imaging, Quantum Technology, and Speech and Language Processing.

The research we do has a profound impact on everything from medicine, to energy efficiency, to communication and cellular technology – and so much more. In our department you’ll find a place to nurture your creativity, work with amazing new tools, and be exposed to exciting technology.

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Electrical Engineering and the Brain

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Electrical Engineering and Smartphones

Our community is unique and groundbreaking… plus we have the beach!

Electrical Engineering and Green Energy

Engineering problems exist in the real world, and our obligation is to help solve them, in real time.

Events

Nov16Fri

Intermittent Computing Systems

Fri, Nov 16, 2018
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: EEB 248
Speaker: Brandon Lucia, Carnegie Mellon University Talk Title: Intermittent Computing Systems Abstract: The emergence of extremely low-power computing components and efficient energy-harvesting power systems has led to the creation of...

Nov28Wed

Decentralized Signal Processing and Distributed Control for Collaborative Autonomous Sensor Networks

Wed, Nov 28, 2018
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: EEB 132
Speaker: Ryan Alan Goldhahn & Priyadip Ray, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory Talk Title: Decentralized Signal Processing and Distributed Control for Collaborative Autonomous Sensor Networks Series: Center for Cyber-Physical Systems...

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A lot of previous blogs have shared great advice about experience in research labs or plans for jobs after graduation. That is not the advice I’m here to give students. You see, by the time I had finished my first semester as a Freshman at USC I had lost weight. A lot of weight.  [Read more]

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Seeing Through Rain and Fog

Materials developed by USC Viterbi Professor Jayakanth Ravichandran could allow autonomous vehicles to peer through the elements to improve safety.

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Mahta Moghaddam Elected President of IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society

The USC Viterbi director of new research initiatives will lead one of the largest societies within IEEE with over 8,000 members.

Read More

Mahdi Soltanolkotabi Awarded Packard Foundation Fellowship

Grant will open new frontiers in our understanding of signal processing and artificial intelligence

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