Electrical & Computer Engineering News http://eng.fsu.edu/ The lastest news from the Florida A&M University-Florida State University College of Engineering in Tallahassee, Florida. en-us 2018-03-06 Pamidi Tapped to Chair Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering 2018-03-06 http://www.eng.fsu.edu/shared/news/article.html?s=PamidiChairEce Dean J. Murray Gibson announced Monday his appointment of Sastry V. Pamidi, Ph.D., MBA as the chair of the FAMU-FSU College of Engineering’s (COE) Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE). Pamidi begins his new role July 1, 2018. Pamidi joined the COE in 2015. He has worked on superconducting materials and devices since 1986. He began research at the Florida State University Center for Advanced Power Systems (CAPS... CAPS Student Accepts Job at Northrup Grumman 2017-12-19 http://www.eng.fsu.edu/shared/news/article.html?s=CAPSStudent Congratulations Jonathan! Electrical and Computer Engineering Professor Hui Li Elevated to IEEE Fellow 2017-12-07 http://www.eng.fsu.edu/shared/news/article.html?s=IEEEFellow Hui (Helen) Li, Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, FAMU-FSU College of Engineering, has received recognition of her achievements by elevation to the highest grade of membership in the IEEE. Department of Energy’s Grid Modernization Initiative for Resilient Power Grids taps researcher in FAMU-FSU Electrical 2017-10-30 http://www.eng.fsu.edu/shared/news/article.html?s=RadianceDoe Left-Right, Dr. Reza Arghandeh is working with XiaoRui Liu (ECE MS student) and Ali Sayghe (ECE Ph.D. Student) in the Real-Time Digital Power System Simulator facility in FSU Center for Advanced Power Systems. How resilient is your electric grid? Have you lost power for more than a few days after a heavy storm or more recently, from a hurricane? And beyond harsh weather, is your grid safe from the unthinkable: a cyber-attack or another man-made event? An... $1M Grant to help researchers deliver big savings on big motors — FAMU-FSU Engineers to develop greener, cheaper tech 2017-10-04 http://www.eng.fsu.edu/shared/news/article.html?s=million-dollar-grant-to-help-researchers-deliver TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Invented almost 200 years ago, electric motors are a mainstay of our modern world, powering everything from personal gadgets to massive machinery. Two faculty win Diversity Magazine Awards 2017-09-20 http://www.eng.fsu.edu/shared/news/article.html?s=two-faculty-win-diversity-magazine-awards Dr. Tarik Dickens and Dr. Shonda Bernadin have each been selected as a recipient of INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine’s 2017 Inspiring Leaders in STEM Award. INSIGHT Into Diversity is the largest and oldest diversity and inclusion publication in higher education today. 2017 Inspiring Leaders in STEM Award: Shonda Bernadin Recognized by INSIGHT into Diversity Magazine 2017-07-31 http://www.eng.fsu.edu/shared/news/article.html?s=bernadin-recognized-by-insight FAMU-FSU College of Engineering Associate Professor Shonda Bernadin has received the 2017 Inspiring Leaders in STEM Award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine, the largest and oldest diversity and inclusion publication in higher education. The Inspiring Leaders in STEM Award honors professionals from underrepresented groups who have made a difference in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). Bernadin will be featured, along with 40 other recipients, in the... Students in FAMU-FSU College of Engineering win statewide ‘Hackathon’ competition 2017-06-01 http://www.eng.fsu.edu/shared/news/article.html?s=students-win-statewide-hackathon-competition Florida State University students Tucker Russ and Maxwell Brecher are really on a roll with their innovative business Safebriight. 2017 Graduate Student Research and Creativity Award Winner 2017-05-10 http://www.eng.fsu.edu/shared/news/article.html?s=peter-cheetham-creativity-award-winner Mr. Peter Cheetham, ECE-CAPS PhD candidate has been selected to receive one of the 2017 Graduate Student Research and Creativity Awards for his work with high voltage engineering and cryogenic dielectrics for superconducting power devices. His advisor is Prof. Sastry Pamidi. The criteria for this prestigious and highly competitive award include displaying evidence of outstanding scholarly productivity as a graduate/professional student at FSU as well as evidence of national visibility in... Engineering student entrepreneur poised to take technology to the marketplace 2017-04-20 http://www.eng.fsu.edu/shared/news/article.html?s=engineering-student-entrepreneur-poised "Better technology for a brighter future." This idea is what launched Tucker Russ's entrepreneurial senior design project - Safebriight - into first place at the Jim Moran School of Entrepreneurship InNOLEvation™ Challenge.