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May

  • ECE to launch MS degree program in Cybersecurity

    May 10, 2013

    Drexel University will launch a masters of science in cybersecurity degree program in September 2013. Faculty in the College of Engineering, the Goodwin College for Professional Studies and the College of Information Sciences and Technology developed the program in partnership with government and private organizations including the National Security Agency. The goal of the program is to develop and disseminate deeply technical curricula that can be used by Drexel and other institutions to create a highly trained workforce to secure the nation's cyber-infrastructure.

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  • ECE faculty member selected as IEEE Delaware Valley Young Electrical Engineer of the Year Award

    May 3, 2013

    The Philadelphia section of IEEE on April 13 awarded Drexel ECE Professor Dr. Baris Taskin with one of three Young Electrical Engineer of the Year awards for creative and recognized important works by an engineer under 35 years of age.

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  • ECE faculty wins second Knight Arts Challenge fund

    May 3, 2013

    Drexel University's Expressive & Creative Interaction Technologies (ExCITe) Center is taking a step forward in efforts at the intersection of the arts, technology and science thanks to a grant from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation. 

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  • ECE student wins first place at IEEE Region 2 Student Activity Conference

    May 3, 2013

    At the 2013 IEEE Region 2 Student Activities Conference held at West Virginia University in April, Drexel ECE sophomore Alexander Pietrocola placed first in the Student Paper & Presentation competition. His research paper, entitled Dynamic Control of an Omnidirectional Self Restoring Ball Balancing Robot, was an accumulation of the research Alexander has been working on since Summer 2012. The paper describes various control algorithms used to stabilize an autonomous robot that balances and moves on a spherical ball, also known as Ballbot.

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  • ECE student co-op highlights spring-summer 2013

    May 2, 2013

    This spring and summer terms, our ECE students will be working for over 50 different companiesĀ in their co-op positions, including Lockheed Martin, Exelon Corporation, Micron Technology, Inc., PJM Interconnection LLC, NAVSEA, Comcast, Ewing Cole, and Motorola.

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