Machine Learning at the Shannon Limit

Qian Yu Wins a Google Fellowship for His Work in Coded Computing

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Engineering phenom follows footsteps of female researchers into science

Alumna Richelle Smith talks about Marie Curie, her inspiration for pursuing a degree in electrical engineering, and how she balanced time in the lab with horseback riding.

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A Beautiful, Complicated Circuit

Gianluca Lazzi Sits at the Intersection of Electrical Engineering and Medicine.

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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

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Electrical Engineering and Green Energy

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

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Center for Systems and Control (CSC@USC) and Ming Hsieh Institute for Electrical Engineering

Mon, Jun 25, 2018
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: EEB 132
Speaker: Ketan Savla, University of Southern California Talk Title: Capacity of Societal Cyber-Physical Systems Series: CSC@USC Seminar Series Abstract: The term capacity has natural connotations about fundamental limits and robustness...

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Autonomous and Socially Assistive Robots. Patents for Safer Dog Collars. Drone Swarms. Viterbi Algorithm Inspired Artwork. In this photo blog some of our amazing undergrads share what they’re working on outside the classroom.  [Read more]

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Could this material enable autonomous vehicles to come to market sooner and make them safer?

New material has optical properties that could enable better infrared detection for autonomous vehicles and assist firefighters

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Machine Learning at the Shannon Limit

Qian Yu Wins a Google Fellowship for His Work in Coded Computing

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A Beautiful, Complicated Circuit

Gianluca Lazzi Sits at the Intersection of Electrical Engineering and Medicine.

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