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ECE Alumni Selected for UCF’s Outstanding Thesis and Dissertation Awards

April 6, 2022
Alumni from the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering received university-level research excellence awards at the annual Founders Day Convocation. The honors are awarded to those who have displayed exceptional quality and contributions in their completed theses and dissertations. Shraddha Nehate ‘16MS ’21PhD received the Award for Outstanding Dissertation for “Characterization of Hydrogenated Boron Carbide…

Congratulations to Heather Lawrence

July 14, 2016
The research aspirations of University of Central Florida engineering student Heather Lawrence, who wants to discover ways to teach computers to analyze and fend off cyber attacks to reduce the burden on human defenders, will advance with some help from a scholarship awarded to only seven student veterans in the nation.

Congratulations to ECE Ph.D. Student Ricardo Lovato

March 25, 2016
ECE Ph.D. student Ricardo Lovato (advised by Xun Gong) received the Student Paper Competition Honorable Mention award (as well as $1,000 travel funds) in 2016 IEEE AP-S International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation which will be held at Fajardo, Puerto Rico, 6/26/16-7/1/16. Congratulations!

Congratulations to ECE Ph.D. Student, Ya Shen

June 25, 2012
ECE Ph.D. student Ya Shen (Co-advised by Xun Gong and Parveen Wahid) was selected in the top 26 finalists (out of 351 participants) of the student paper competition in 2012 IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium which was held at Montréal, Canada, 17-22 June, 2012. During the conference, she competed with other excellent finalists and won the Honorable Mention Award (1 first place, 1 second place, 1 third place, and 7 honorable mention). Congratulations!

Congratulations to Ph.D. Student Zhao Wang

March 16, 2012
Congratulations to PhD student Zhao Wang (advised by Aman Behal) for winning the 2011-2012 University Award for the Outstanding Master’s Thesis. He will be honored at the Graduate Awards Breakfast on Friday, April 13, 2012.