The Ming Hsieh Department of Electrical Engineering Blog

Welcome to our department blog. Here, our students, professors, and alumni can share personal stories and insights.

We encourage or community members to use this space as a forum for anything interesting within the world of USC and Electrical Engineering that they might want to talk about. If you have an idea for an article - even a rough idea - send us an email!

June 15, 2017

As a polymath, I chose engineering because it was the best lens through which to understand many things I’m passionate about: community, problem-solving, math, music, fitness, physics, technology, and more.

April 19, 2017

John, I know you worked very hard and handled so many things with your patience, insight and intelligence. Day and night, weekend and holidays – for the school and for us. You might be a little bit tired. It’s time to take a break, get some sleep, and rest in peace.

April 7, 2017

New advancements in machine learning are getting the technology closer than ever to predicting the behavior of the most unpredictable of subjects – humans.

April 5, 2017

Neural networks and AI shouldn’t be seen as a technology that will replace humanity. Instead, it can lead to an era of greatly improved human understanding and communication.

March 13, 2017

Last month I organized the first ever Open House for EE PhD students. It was a chance for all of us, despite our different areas of research and backgrounds to come together, get to know each other, and maybe even collaborate.