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10/28/15    EECS Graduate Seminar will be presented by Dr. Jared Oluoch, Assistant Professor, Department of Engineering Technology , University of Toledo, on Monday, November 2nd, 2015, during 11:00 AM – 11:50 AM in the SSOE Seminar Room (NI 1027). Topic will be:“Trust Management in Vehicular Ad Hoc Networks (VANET)”. Click here for details
10/22/15    EECS Graduate Seminar will be presented by Dr. Sachin Shetty, Associate Professor, ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING AND COMPUTER SCIENCE DEPARTMENT, Tennessee State University, on Monday, October 26, 2015, during 11:00 AM – 11:50 AM in the SSOE Seminar Room (NI 1027). Topic will be:“Moving Target Defense for Cloud Computing Systems”. Click here for details
10/16/15    EECS Graduate Seminar will be presented by Dr. William E. Stanchina, Professor, Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering, University of Pittsburgh, on Monday, October 19, 2015, during 11:00 AM – 11:50 AM in the SSOE Seminar Room (NI 1027). Topic will be: Gallium Based Semiconductors for Power Electronics: Materials to Applications and Back. Click here for details
10/07/15    EECS Graduate Seminar will be presented by Dr. Raghav Khanna, Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH, USA, on Monday, October 12, 2015, during 11:00 AM – 11:50 AM in the SSOE Seminar Room (NI 1027). Topic will be: Gallium Nitride and Adaptive Control. Game Changers for Next Generation Power Electronics.Click here for details
09/24/15    EECS Graduate Seminar will be presented by Dr. Gursel Serpen, Associate Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH, USA, on Monday, September 28, 2015, during 11:00 AM – 11:50 AM in the SSOE Seminar Room (NI 1027). Topic will be: Neurocomputer: Wireless Sensor Networks as Parallel and Distributed Computing Hardware Platform for Artificial Neural Networks. Click here for details
09/16/15    EECS Graduate Seminar will be presented by Dr. Henry Ledgard, Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH, USA, on Monday, September 21, 2015, during 11:00 AM – 11:50 AM in the SSOE Seminar Room (NI 1027). Topic will be: Towards a New Generation of Programming Languages. Click here for details
09/08/15    EECS Graduate Seminar will be presented by Dr. Ahmad Y. Javaid, Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH, USA, on Monday, September 14, 2015, during 11:00 AM – 11:50 AM in the SSOE Seminar Room (NI 1027). Topic will be: Addressing Cybersecurity Threats in Developing and Developed Nations using Computer Science. Click here for details
04/23/15    EECS Department seeks applications for a full-time, tenure-track faculty position at the level of Assistant Professor of Electrical ENgineering. Click here for more details.
11/24/14    EECS Graduate Seminar will be presented by Dr. Helmut Jurgensen, Professor, Departments of Computer Science and Mathematics, Western University, London, Canada, on Monday, November 24, 2014, during 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM in the SSOE Seminar Room (NI 1027). Topic will be: Information Access for the Blind. Click here for details
11/17/14    EECS Graduate Seminar will be presented by Dr. Mohammed Niamat, Professor, EECS department, College of Engineering, The University of Toledo, on Monday, November 17, 2014, during 11:00 AM – 11:50 AM in the SSOE Seminar Room (NI 1027). Topic will be: Testing, Hardware Security, and Quantum-dot Cellular Automata. Click here for details
11/10/14    EECS Graduate Seminar will be presented by Dr. Subhashini Ganapathy, Assistant Professor, Department of Biomedical, Industrial, & Human Factors Engineering, Wright State University, on Monday, November 10, 2014, during 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM in the SSOE Seminar Room (NI 1027). Topic will be: Research Overview – Interactions Design and Modeling Lab, Wright State University. Click here for details
11/03/14    EECS Graduate Seminar will be presented by Dr. Weiqing Sun, Associate Professor, CSET department, College of Engineering, The University of Toledo, on Monday, November 3, 2014, during 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM in the SSOE Seminar Room (NI 1027). Topic will be: Security Enhancement of Android USB Debugging Mode. Click here for details
10/27/14    EECS Graduate Seminar will be presented by Dr. Devinder Kaur, Associate Professor, EECS department, College of Engineering, The University of Toledo, on Monday, October 27, 2014, during 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM in the SSOE Seminar Room (NI 1027). Topic will be: Knowledge Visualization with Parallel Coordinates. Click here for details
10/20/14    EECS Graduate Seminar will be presented by Dr. Tayfun Gokmen, Research Staff Member, IBM T. J. Watson Research Center, on Monday, October 20, 2014, during 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM in the SSOE Seminar Room (NI 1027). Topic will be: HfOx Based Resistive Memory Devices and Their Application to Sensorimotor Learning speed. Click here for details
10/06/14    EECS Graduate Seminar will be presented by Dr. Arshan Khan, Lead Motor Calibration Engineer, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, on Monday, October 6, 2014, during 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM in the SSOE Seminar Room (NI 1027). Topic will be: Position Sensorless control of Permanent Magnet Machines at Low speed. Click here for details
10/01/14    EECS Graduate Seminar will be presented by Dr. Gopal Nadkarni, Professor, Director, Proof of Concept Initiative, The University of Akron, on Wednesday, October 1, 2014, during 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM in the SSOE Seminar Room (NI 1027). Topic will be: Accelerating Innovation at UA. Click here for details
09/29/14    EECS Graduate Seminar will be presented by Dr. Ezzatollah Salari, Professor, EECS department, College of Engineering, The University of Toledo, on Monday, September 29, 2014, during 11:00 AM – 11:50 AM in the SSOE Seminar Room (NI 1027). Topic will be: Applied Optimization Techniques for Dim Object Tracking and Data Transmission. Click here for details
09/22/14    EECS Graduate Seminar will be presented by Dr. Vijay K. Devabhaktuni, Professor, EECS department, College of Engineering, The University of Toledo, on Monday, September 22, 2014, during 11:00 AM – 11:50 AM in the SSOE Seminar Room (NI 1027). Topic will be: EM-ANNs for Computer Aided Modeling and Optimization: From Theory to Practice. Click here for details
09/15/14    EECS Graduate Seminar will be presented by Dr. Mohsin M. Jamali, Professor, EECS department, College of Engineering, The University of Toledo, on Monday, September 15, 2014, during 11:00 AM – 11:50 AM in the SSOE Seminar Room (NI 1027). Topic will be: Development of Parallel Architectures for Radar Signal Processing. Click here for details
09/08/14    EECS Graduate Seminar will be presented by Dr. Henry Ledgard, Professor, EECS department, College of Engineering, The University of Toledo, on Monday, September 08, 2014, during 11:00 AM – 11:50 AM in the SSOE Seminar Room (NI 1027). Topic will include: Towards a New Generation of Programming Languages. Click here for details
08/25/14    Dr. Rashmi Jha has been awarded a grant of $199995 from NSF, titled, "SaTC: Collaborative: Exploiting Spintronics for Security, Trust and Authentication", for a duration of 3 years (09/01/2014 - 08/31/2017). This research will explore fabrication and electrical characterization of domain wall based novel spintronic devices and explore applications in the area of cyber security. "Spintronics" explores spin properties of electrons over the electronic charges and offers a paradigm shift in computing and cyber security. The research will be performed in collaboration with the Computer Science faculty from the University of South Florida.
08/19/14    The EECS Department Orientation for new students joining for Fall 2014 was held on August 19, 2014. Click here for photographs.
04/24/14    Dr. Rashmi Jha has received following supplements for her career award from NSF : (1) Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) supplement award from NSF (16,000 USD) for 2014-2015, and (ii) Research Experienced for Teachers (RET) award from NSF (10,000 USD) for 2014-2015. A very accomplished and nationally acclaimed high school physics teacher will work in her lab during summer on RET grant.
04/17/14    EECS award Banquet 2014 was held on April 17th by EESC Department and IEEE Toledo section. Click here
12/18/13    Dr. Alam gave a lecture about EECS graduate program to students of VIT Jaipur India. He also gave a lecture on Cloud Computing System Reliability Modeling and Evaluation. Click here
11/25/13    EECS Graduate Seminar will be presented by Dr. Mohammed Niamat, Professor of the University of Toledo’s EECS department, on Wednesday, December 4, 2013, during 11:00 AM – 11:40 AM in the SSOE Seminar Room (NI 1027). Topics will include:Testing, Hardware Security, and Quantum-dot Cellular Automata Click here for details
11/14/13    EECS Graduate Seminar will be presented by Dr. Mansoor Alam, Professor, Chair & Graduate Director of the University of Toledo’s EECS department, on Wednesday, November 20, 2013, during 11:00 AM – 11:50 AM in the SSOE Seminar Room (NI 1027). Topics will include: Cloud Computing System Reliability Modeling and Evaluation Click here for details
11/08/13    Dr. Vijay Devabhaktuni and Dr. Lee Cross have been receiving the prestigious Air Force SBIR Grant for project entitled, " Transient Electromagnetic Simulator for EMP Survivability Analysis of Packaged Electronic Systems." Click here for details
11/06/13    EECS Graduate Seminar will be presented by Dr. Thomas, Assistant Professor in the University of Toledo’s EECS department, on Wednesday, November 13, 2013, during 11:00 AM – 11:50 AM in the SSOE Seminar Room (NI 1027). Topics will include: Software Metrics Related to Maintainability and a Longitudinal Study of the Linux Kernel Click here for details
10/30/13    EECS Graduate Seminar will be presented by Dr. Hong Wang,Associate Professor, Department of Engineering Technology, The University of Toledo, Toledo, Ohio, on Wednesday, November 6, 2013, during 11:00 AM – 11:50 AM in the SSOE Seminar Room (NI 1027). Topics will include: Parallel system design on FPGA Click here for details
10/28/13    EECS Graduate Seminar will be presented by Dr. Weiqing Sun,Assistant Professor, Department of Engineering Technology, College of Engineering, The University of Toledo, on Wednesday, October 30, 2013, during 11:00 AM – 11:50 AM in the SSOE Seminar Room (NI 1027). Topics will include: A Simulation Testbed for Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Network Cyber Attack Analysis Click here for details
10/24/13    Measurement Techniques for RF Nanoelectronics
Dr. T. Mitch Wallis, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) in Boulder, Colorado
11 am – 12 noon, Tuesday, November 19, 2013
EECS Seminar Room (NI 2004) Click here for details
10/22/13    EECS Graduate Seminar will be presented by Tim Varner, Chief Marketing Officer Notice Software, Toledo, Ohio, on Wednesday, October 23, 2013, during 11:00 AM – 11:50 AM in the SSOE Seminar Room (NI 1027). Topics will include: Disruptive Technology and Startup Culture Click here for details
10/07/13    EECS Graduate Seminar will be presented by Dr. Atef Elsherbeni, Dobelman Distinguished Chair and Professor of Colorado School of Mines, on Wednesday, October 16, 2013, during 11:00 AM – 12 AM in the SSOE Seminar Room (NI 1027). Topics will include: Recent Advances in Reflectarray and Transmitarray Antennas for Space Applications Click here for details
09/30/13    EECS Graduate Seminar will be presented by Professor Guru Subramanyam, Professor and Chair of Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering University of Dayton, on Wednesday, October 9, 2013, during 11:00 AM – 11:50 AM in the SSOE Seminar Room (NI 1027). Topics will include: Multifunctional Materials for Electronics, Photonics and Sensors Click here for details
09/30/13    IEEE Southeast Michigan Section (SEM)will hold Fall Conference on Wednesday Evening, November 6, 2013, in Adoba Hotel (was Hyatt Regency Hotel,)DEARBORN, MI.
Key Note Address Topic To Be Announced FALL SECTION CONFERENCE Electrical and Electronic Engineers Creating Our Future.Click here for details
09/24/13    EECS Graduate Seminar will be presented by Professor Ezzatollah Salari, Professor of Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, The University Of Toledo, on Wednesday, October 2, 2013, during 11:00 AM – 11:50 AM in the SSOE Seminar Room (NI 1027). Topics will include: Multimedia Data Transmission and Advanced Imaging Techniques Click here for details
09/16/13    EECS Graduate Seminar will be presented by Professor Xiaohua Xu, Research Assistant Professor of Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, The University Of Toledo, on Wednesday, September 25, 2013, during 11:00 AM – 11:50 AM in the SSOE Seminar Room (NI 1027). Topics will include: Optimal Joint Spectrum Allocation and Scheduling for Cognitive Radio Networks Click here for details
09/16/13    EECS Graduate Seminar will be presented by Professor Devinder Kaur, Associate Professor of Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, The University Of Toledo, on Wednesday, September 18, 2013, during 11:00 AM – 11:50 AM in the SSOE Seminar Room (NI 1027). Topics will include: Looking to Nature to Solve Engineering Problems Click here for details
09/06/13    EECS Graduate Seminar will be presented by Professor Junghwan Kim, Professor of Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, The University Of Toledo, on Wednesday, September 11, 2013, during 11:00 AM – 11:50 AM in the SSOE Seminar Room (NI 1027). Topics will include: Range Estimation for Tactical Multiband Multirole Radio (TMMR) Waveforms Using Link Budget Analysis (LBA) Click here for details
09/04/13    EECS Graduate Seminar will be presented by Professor Henry Ledgard, Professor of Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, The University Of Toledo,on Wednesday, September 4, 2013, during 11:00 AM – 11:50 AM in the SSOE Seminar Room (NI 1027). Topics will include: New Generation of Programming Languages; Separation Principle Click here for details
08/27/13    EECS Graduate Seminar will be presented by Professor Mohsin M. Jamali, Professor of Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science The University Of Toledo,on Wednesday, Agusut 27, 2013, during 11:00 AM – 11:50 AM in the SSOE Seminar Room (NI 1027). Topics will include:Development of Parallel Architectures for Radar Signal Processing Click here for details
08/20/13    EECS Graduate Seminar will be presented by Professor Farid Ghani, Professor of Communication Engineering at Universiti Malaysia Perlis, on Wednesday, Agusut 21, 2013, during 11:00 AM – 11:50 AM in the SSOE Seminar Room (NI 1027). Topics will include:Efficient and Error Resilient Transmission of Multimedia Data Over Wireless Cellular Networks Click here for details
07/01/13    Dr. Rashmi Jha has received Summer Faculty Fellowship Award from The University of Michigan for fabricating high density crossbar arrays of Memristive devices under the National Nanotechnology Infrastructure Network (NNIN) program.
06/17/13    Dr. Xiaohua Xu (PI) has been awarded a three-year research grant of $244,808 from the National Science Foundation. The project is titled “Optimal Joint Spectrum Allocation and Scheduling for Cognitive Radio Networks." Dr. Xiaohua Xu is currently a Research Assistant Professor in the EECS Department and Co-Director of the Center of Cyber-security and Wireless Innovations.
04/12/13    M. Christie Hennen, Assoc. Director of Dept. Student Services has received The University of Toledo’s 2013 Outstanding Adviser Award.
03/20/13    Adrienne Aguilar, the CSE Program Manager at the LCCC campus has been named "Advisor of the Year" by the Northeast Ohio Council of Higher Education.
01/17/13    The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded a grant of $150,000 to The University of Toledo for support of the project titled "EAGER: Localization in Ad-Hoc Wireless Networks: Investigation into Fusing Dempster-Shafer Theory and Support Vector Machines," under the direction of Dr. Vijay Devabhaktuni. Click here for details
12/29/12    Dr. Rashmi Jha has been awarded the prestigious NSF Career Award. for project entitled, " Novel Nanoelectronic Reconfigurable Synaptic Memory Devices" Click here for details
11/20/12    Invited Seminar will be presented by Dr. Ryan Baker on Monday, Dec. 3, 2012, during 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM in the SSOE Seminar Room (NI 1027). Topics will include:Educational Data Mining: A Revolution in Methods for Understanding Learners and Learning Click here for details
11/20/12    EECS Graduate Seminar will be presented by Dr. Devinder Kaur on Wednesday, November 28, 2012, during 11:00 AM – 11:50 AM in the SSOE Seminar Room (NI 1027). Topics will include:Looking to Nature to Solve Engineering Problems Click here for details
11/07/12    EECS Graduate Seminar will be presented by Professor Venu G. Dasigi, Chair Department of Computer Science, Bowling Green State University, on Wednesday, November 14, 2012, during 11:00 AM – 11:50 AM in the SSOE Seminar Room (NI 1027). Topics will include:Applications of Text Retrieval, Classification, and Mining Click here for details
11/02/12    EECS Graduate Seminar will be presented by Dr. William F. Acosta on Wednesday, November 7, 2012, during 11:00 AM – 11:50 AM in the SSOE Seminar Room (NI 1027). Topics will include:Processing and Mining of Large-Scale Data in Modern Distributed Systems Click here for details
10/26/12    EECS Graduate Seminar will be presented by Professor George C. Giakos on Wednesday, october 31, 2012, during 11:00 AM – 11:50 AM in the SSOE Seminar Room (NI 1027). Topics will include:Mueller Matric Techniques for Space Defense and Biomedical Applications Click here for details
10/18/12    EECS Graduate Seminar will be presented by Dr. Hong Wang on Wednesday, october 24, 2012, during 11:00 AM – 11:50 AM in the SSOE Seminar Room (NI 1027). Topics will include:Parallel algorithm and its applications on FPGA Click here for details
10/11/12    EECS Graduate Seminar will be presented by Dr. Ezzatollah Salari on Wednesday, october 17, 2012, during 11:00 AM – 11:50 AM in the SSOE Seminar Room (NI 1027). Topics will include:Image Resolution Enhancement and Robust Data Transmission Click here for details
10/08/12    Dr. Min Song received the prestigious NSF Director's award for collaborative integration: Collaborative for successful launch of ground breaking international initiatives. This award is to recognize Dr. Min Song's outstanding contributions to promoting NSF's international engagement and leadership.
10/05/12    EECS Graduate Seminar will be presented by Dr. Robert Green on Wednesday, october 10, 2012, during 11:00 AM – 11:50 AM in the SSOE Seminar Room (NI 1027). Topics will include:Head in the Clouds: An Overview of Cloud Computing Click here for details
10/04/12    Dr. W. Acosta (PI) and Dr. V. Devabhaktuni (Co-PI) have been awarded $50,000 industry grant from Pilkington North America, Inc. for project entitled, " Development of mobile integration with auto aftermarket eCommerce and lot traceability for automotive plants". Click here for details
09/27/12    EECS Graduate Seminar will be presented by Dr. Weiqing Sun on Wednesday, october 3, 2012, during 11:00 AM – 11:50 AM in the SSOE Seminar Room (NI 1027). Topics will include:Development and Deployment of Distributed IDS on Smart Grid Infrastructure Click here for details
09/21/12    EECS Graduate Seminar will be presented by Dr. Thomas on Wednesday, September 26, 2012, during 11:00 AM – 11:50 AM in the SSOE Seminar Room (NI 1027). Topics will include:Software Metrics Related to Maintainability and a Longitudinal Study of the Linux Kernel Click here for details
09/06/12    EECS Graduate Seminar will be presented by Dr. Niamat on Wednesday, September 19, 2012, during 11:00 AM – 11:50 AM in the SSOE Seminar Room (NI 1027). Topics will include:Hardware Oriented Security, Trust, and Test Using Physically Unclonable FunctionsClick here for details
09/06/12    EECS Graduate Seminar will be presented by Prof. Manish Kumar on Wednesday, September 12, 2012, during 11:00 AM – 11:50 AM in the SSOE Seminar Room (NI 1027). Topics will include:Control and Optimization in Complex Networked Systems: Algorithms and Applications Click here for details
09/05/12    A collaborative team of researchers including Dr. Mansoor Alam and Dr. Vijay Devabhaktuni (Univ. of Toledo) and Dr. Wei Cheng and Dr. Jie Wang (UMass Lowell) have been awarded a $200,000 NSF grant for their project EAGER: Collaborative Research: Time Critical Localization in Mobile Networks – Dr. Mansoor Alam is the Project Director.
09/03/12    EECS Graduate Seminar will be presented by Dr. Rashmi Jha on Wednesday, September 5, 2012, during 11:00 AM – 11:50 AM in the SSOE Seminar Room (NI 1027). Topics will include: Resistive Random Access Memory Devices for High-Density Memory ArchitecturesClick here for details
09/01/12    A team of researchers including Dr. Vijay Devabhaktuni (University of Toledo), Dr. Arjuna Madanayake (University of Akron), Dr. Srinivasa Vemuru (Ohio Northern University) and Dr. Chunsheng Xin (Norfolk State University) have been awarded a $499,883 NSF EARS grant for their collaborative project EARS: Collaborative Research: Enhancing Spectral Access via Directional Spectrum Sensing Employing 3D Cone Filterbanks: Interdisciplinary Algorithms and Prototypes. 
Dr. Devabhaktuni was instrumental in putting together this successful team for this esteemed NSF solicitation, which resonates with President Obama’s National Broadband Plan.
08/23/12    EECS Graduate Seminar will be presented by Dr. Mohsin M. Jamali on Wednesday, August 29, 2012, during 11:00 AM – 11:50 AM in the SSOE Seminar Room (NI 1027). Topics will include: Radar/IR /Acoustic Bird/Bat Monitoring System for Wind Turbine Applications and Development of Parallel Architectures for Signal Processing Applications Click here for details
08/20/12    The administrative board of “Jordan’s Scientific Research Fund Support” has decided to reward Mr. Khair Al-Shamaileh with the best thesis prize for his master’s research titled Analysis and Design of Compact Planar Passive Microwave Components for Wireless Applications conducted under the supervision of Professor N. Dib. Khair joined our Department as PhD student this Fall. The recognition includes a $2,000 cash prize. Congratulations to Khair on this prestigious accomplishment!
07/26/12    New Graduate Student Orientation will be on Wednesday, August 15, 2012, during 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM in the SSOE Seminar Room (NI 1027). Click here for details
07/02/12    Dr. Vijay Devabhaktuni (PI) has received $50,000 grant from NSF for his project titled I-Corps: A Compact Low-Cost Wire Antenna Array for Dedicated Short Range Communications. This grant is to support the exploration of a “Go versus No go” decision, for commercialization of Vijay’s new antenna. The project will involve Dr. Mohammad Almalkawi (Research Assistant Professor) and Mr. Lee Cross (I-Corps Mentor from IST Toledo).
06/28/12    Dr. Vijay Devabhaktuni (PI) and Dr. Roger King (Co-PI) have received a $70,000 research grant (not incl. UT’s cost-share) from the Wind Energy Corporation for a project entitled Computer Aided Assessment of Renewable Energy Resources in Commercial Environments – Phase II. The project is for a 1-year duration and will involve a Postdoctoral Researcher.
06/22/12    Dr. Lingfeng Wang (PI) is currently working with Greensleeves LLC on a 3-month research project entitled "Modeling, Optimization, and Integration of Building Control Systems". The total award for the project is $54,637 including UT contributions.
06/20/12    Dr. Rashmi Jha has been awarded $50,000 from NSF for her project entitled, " I-Corps: High Density Memristive Devices for Non-Volatile Memory Applications" Click here for details
06/12/12    Dr. William Acosta (PI) and Dr. Vijay Devabhaktuni have received a $50,000 research grant from Pilkington North America, Inc., for a project entitled Development of Mobile Integration with Auto Aftermarket eCommerce and Lot Traceability for Automotive Plants. This is the phase 1 of a total of 3 phases envisioned by Pilkington and UT team. The project will involve two domestic MS students.
06/11/12    Dr. Vijay Devabhaktuni has received the prestigious 2012 UT Undergraduate Research Recognition Award for involving undergraduate students in research. The award comes with two tokens of appreciation. The first is the certificate signed by Chancellor Gold and Provost McMillen. The second is a lapel pin of the UT Office of Undergraduate Research.
06/07/12    The Wireless Networking and Cyber Security laboratory at the University of Toledo is seeking applications for two full-time Post-Doctoral or Research Associate positions in the areas of Wireless Mesh Networking, Cognitive Radio Networking, Mobile Ad-Hoc Networks, and Wireless Communications. The successful candidates will conduct research in the aforementioned areas and produce high-quality papers. Interested applicants should send the current CV, a research plan, four representative publications, and the contact information of three references to Professor Min Song. All applications should be submitted electronically as a single PDF document to email address Min.Song@UToledo.edu.
06/06/12    Dr. Makarand Deo has been awarded the Scientist Development Grant (SDG) of $308,000 by the American Heart Association (AHA). Dr. Vijay Devabhaktuni (Associate Professor, EECS Department) attracted last year Dr. Makarand Deo of the University of Michigan to join our department as a Research Assistant Professor. Since then, Dr. Deo is being mentored and supervised by Dr. Devabhaktuni. In addition to conducting research in the EECS Department, Dr. Deo is actively collaborating with the Interprofessional Immersive Simulation Center (through a PhD student co-advised by Dr. Boyers and Dr. Devabhaktuni). Click here for details
05/24/12    Dr. Rashmi Jha has been selected for the IBM Faculty Award. This prestigious IBM Faculty Award($40,000) is a highly competitive worldwide program intended to foster collaboration between researchers at leading universities worldwide and those in IBM research, development and services organizations; and promote courseware and curriculum innovation to stimulate growth in disciplines and geographies that are strategic to IBM. Click here for details
05/19/12    Dr. Lingfeng Wang and his collaborator at Michigan Tech have recently received a total of $400,000 NSF grant for their three-year research project entitled "Collaborative Research: Integrated Vulnerability-Reliability Modeling and Analysis of Cyber-Physical Power Systems". UT is the lead institution and Dr. Wang serves as the project director.
05/15/12    Dr. Mohammed Niamat has been awarded $16,000 as REU (Research Experiences for Undergraduates) from NSF as supplement to the project , “A Digital/VLSI Test and Reliable Computing Research Laboratory” to fund two undergraduate students for one year. Click here for details
05/09/12    Dr. Rashmi Jha has been awarded $12,000 from NSF as REU supplement to Dr. Jha’s NSF – BRIGE award received last year. Three undergraduate students will be doing their Co-OPs with Dr. Jha in her Nanoelectronic Material and Devices lab this summer on this grant.
05/09/12    The University Clean Energy Alliance of Ohio has presented the 2012 Energy Research Poster Session Technical/Scientific Merit Award for the following paper:
Golrokh Mirzaei, Selin A. Bastas, Jeremy Ross, Mohammad W. Majid, Mohsin. M. Jamali , Peter V. Gorsevski, Joseph P. Frizado, Verner P. Bingman, “Behavior Analysis of Birds/Bats Activity in the Vicinity of Wind Turbines” 6th Annual Conference: Securing Ohio’s Energy and Economic Future, Columbus, Ohio, April 2012 Click here for details
05/08/12    Dr. Krishna Shenai has been elected Member-at-Large of the Executive Committee of the Division of Dielectrics Science & Technology (DS&T) of the Electro Chemical Society (ECS), Pennington, NJ.
04/20/12    Building the Case for Global DC Power Standards.
Paul Savage, CEO, Nextek Power Systems
10 am – 11 am, Thursday (April 26, 2012)
SSOE Conference Room, College of Engineering Click here for details
04/11/12    Dr. Serpen has secured research grant funding in the amount of $50,073 ($38,763 as the sponsor contribution) from Libbey Inc. Click here for details
04/02/12    We are pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Min Song as a Professor in the EECS Department. He received his PhD from the University of Toledo in 2001. His research interests include design, analysis, and evaluation of cognitive radio networks, wireless sensor networks, wireless mesh networks, WLAN, and mobile ad-hoc networks, and network security. He has secured more than $2 million research funding from NSF, DOE, and NASA, and published more than 110 technical papers. Dr. Song is the recipient of NSF CAREER Award and the recipient of DOE GAANN Award. Currently Dr. Min Song is on leave from the University of Toledo and serving at the National Science Foundation as the Program Director of CNS/CISE. Click here for details
03/28/12    Dr. Mohsin Jamali has recently received a $84,409 research grant under AFRL/DAGSI Program. Click here for details
03/21/12    Dr. Krishna Shenai has recently received a $1 Million research grant from DARPA. Click here for details
02/16/12    IEEE Toledo Section, Computer Society Chapter & EECS Department present a DISTINGUISHED LECTURE by Dr. Mazin Yousif on “Cloud Computing - A Paradigm IT Changer” on Thursday, March 1, 2012; 11:30am – Reception; 12:00pm – Lecture. One CPD credit will be offered. Place: The University of Toledo College of Engineering SSOE Seminar Room, Nitschke Hall 1027. Click here for details
11/13/11    A paper co-authored by EECS PhD candidate Mr. Jiakai Li and Dr. Gursel Serpen received the First Runner Up Best Application Paper Award from the Complex Adaptive Systems (CAS 2011) conference which was held October 31st through November 2nd, 2011 in Chicago, Illinois. The award-winning paper is entitled “TOSSIM Simulation of Wireless Sensor Network Serving as Hardware Platform for Hopfield Neural Net Configured for Max Independent Set.”
10/31/11    Dr. Krishna Shenai has recently received a $1,465,668 research grant from Army Research Laboratory. Click here for details
10/31/11    Dr. Krishna Shenai has co-edited the following ECS Transactions publication: "Gallium Nitride and Silicon Carbide Power Technologies", Editor(s): K. Shenai, M. Dudley, R. Garg, A. Khan, R. Ma, 220th ECS Meeting, October 9 - October 14, 2011, Boston, MA, Volume 41, Issue 8
10/13/11    Dr. Lingfeng Wang has recently received a $50,000 research grant from California Energy Commission for his one-year project entitled “Impacts of Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicles on Distribution Network Reliability”. The total project size is $91,596 with UT contribution.
08/26/11    Dr. Vijay Devabhaktuni (PI) and Dr. Lingfeng Wang have been awarded $88,277 (including UT contributions) by Wind Energy Corporation for the research project “Computer Aided Assessment of Renewable Energy Resources in Commercial Environments” Click here for details
08/08/11    Guest lecture on Cyber-Physical Systems Security for Smart Grid Click here for details
07/31/11    Dr Rashmi Jha has received the research grant from NSF on the proposal titled “BRIGE: Transition Metal Oxide Based Multifunctional Nanoelectronic Memristor Devices” Click here for details
07/07/11    A joint STTR Phase 1 proposal by Imaging Systems Technology (IST) and Dr. Vijay Devabhaktuni has been awarded $99,994 for a project to begin in Fall 2011 by The Missile Defense Agency (MDA). Click here for details
07/07/11    A team of researchers consisting of Dr. Vijay Devabhaktuni , Dr. Daniel Georgiev, Dr. Douglas Nims, and Dr. Hong Wang, have been awarded a 2-year $280,000 NASA SBIR Phase II Sub Contract. Click here for details
07/07/11    Dr. Daniel Georgiev , Dr. Bhaduri , and Dr. Gan , have been awarded a 2-year $110,238 Libbey grant. Click here for details
07/07/11    A research proposal entitled “Engineering and Fabrication of MEMS Devices” has been funded by Midwest MicroDevices (Toledo) Click here for details
05/12/11    Dr. Lingfeng Wang is serving as the Guest Editor-in-Chief of IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid for an upcoming Special Issue Click here for details
03/07/11    Dr. Lingfeng Wang will offer a new graduate course entitled “Cyber-Physical Energy Infrastructure” in Fall, 2011 Click here for details
02/09/11    Dr. Vijay Devabhaktuni has been appointed as the Secretary of the Energy Savings Commission by World Foundry Organization. Click here for details
02/09/11    Dr. Daniel Georgiev has been awarded a research grant of $97,500 by Libbey Glass for the proposal titled "LED outdoor illumination and concentration photovoltaics optical design and research". Click here for details
01/10/11    Dr.Krishna Shenai has been elected a Fellow of the American Physical Society Click here for details
12/08/10 & 12/10/10    EECS 4000 - Senior Design Project Fall 2010 Click here for details
11/04/10    2011 IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting Call for Papers 
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10/04/10    Dr. Prabir Bhattacharya (UC), Dr. Vijay Devabhaktuni (UT), and Dr. Aihua Wood (AFIT) has been awarded a 3-year $498,688 grant by AFOSR 
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09/18/10    Prathamesh Ajgaonkar, Lingfeng Wang and Mansoor Alam received certificates of appreciation from IEEE for their contribution to AUTOTESTCON 2010. 
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09/09/10    Dr. Vijay Devabhaktuni’s NSF proposal New Methodologies for System-Level Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC) Analysis of Electronic Systems has been awarded a grant of $379,997. 
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09/01/10    Dr. Min Song of Old Dominion University has given a seminar on Wireless Sensor Networks. 
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07/07/10    Dr. Rashmi Jha's interview on the IIIrd Generation Solar Cells covered by WGTE. 
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06/21/10    A new EECS Faculty/PhD student Lounge has been inaugurated. 
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05/05/10    IEEE: The Toledo Section of IEEE monthly Executive Committee meeting will be held at Byblos restaurant, 1050 S. Reynolds Rd. Toledo, OH, at 6:00 p.m.
04/28/10    Dr. Hilda Standley has retired. 
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04/22/10    EECS 2010 awards banquet 
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04/17/10    Dr. Krishna Shenai presented the keynote address entitled "Silicon Carbide (SiC): A Transformative Semiconductor for 21st Century Energy, Transportation, and Defense and Space Electronics," at the 2010 IEEE Dayton Section Annual Awards Banquet held at the Sinclair Community College in Dayton, OH on April 17, 2010. 
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04/09/10    Dr. Vijay Devabhaktuni has been presented The Donald S. Parks Advisor of the Year award by the University of Toledo’s Office of Student Involvement in recognition of being an active IEEE student branch counselor. While Dr. Devabhaktuni receives a certificate, the IEEE student branch receives a $250 grant.
03/16/10    Dr. Daniel Georgiev is a co-author of a recent paper that was selected for inclusion in Institute of Physics' "IoP Select" web site 
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03/03/10    IEEE: The Toledo Section of IEEE monthly Executive Committee meeting will be held at Byblos restaurant, 1050 S. Reynolds Rd. Toledo, OH, at 6:00 p.m.
02/27/10    UT Experience Day for prospective Fall semester 2010 EECS students and their parents. 
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02/24/10    Dr. Lingfeng Wang is organising a special issue on "Integration of Intermittent Renewable Energy Resources into Power Grid". as a Guest Editor, to be published by the IEEE Systems Journal.
11/24/09    IEEE : 2010 UT IEEE student membership drive. Date : December 02, 2009 (Wednesday) Time : 10:00 am-05:00 pm Venue : IEEE Office (NI 2045) click here for details.
11/18/09    Seminar : EECS Seminar on "An Analysis of Software Quality and Maintainability Metrics with an Application to a Longitudinal Study of the Linux Kernel" by Dr. Lawrence Gray Thomas. Date : November 18, 2009 (Wednesday) Time : 10:00-11:00 am Venue : SSOE Seminar Room (NI 1027) Abstract.
11/17/09    Essay Contest: EECS Graduate Student, Soma Shekara Sreenadh Reddy Depuru, entered the Finals of the 2009 Student Essay Competition by Earthzine. His essay is titled “Sustainability through Earth Observation and Engineering”. Sreenadh is working with Drs. L. Wang and Dr. V. Devabhaktuni. Please take a few minutes to read his essay and provide your comments at Link.
11/16/09    Award: EECS Graduate Student, David Kvale, received the “Superior Presentation Award” in the Sigma Xi International Research Conference held in Houston, TX during Nov. 12-15, 2009. His presentation entitled “A Neural Network Based Approach to Estimate the Electric Field from a Source within a Perforated Enclosure” was well-attended and received excellent remarks from all the Judges. This award includes a certificate, medallion, and an invitation to join the Sigma Xi (The Scientific Research Honor Society) as an associate member. David is working with Dr. Vijay Devabhaktuni and Dr. Zulfiqar Khan.
11/09/09    Seminar : EECS Seminar on "Introduction of Aldebaran Robotics and A Demonstration of Nao Robot Using Chorégraphe" by Dr. Natanel Dukan from France. Date : November 09, 2009 (Monday) Time : 2:00-3:00 am Venue : EECS Conference Room (NI 2004)Abstract.
11/05/09    News: National Institute of Technology (NIT), Kurukshetra, India, has signed an MoU with the University of Toledo to co-operate in terms of academics and research (e.g. faculty exchange). During October 14-15, Dr. Devabhaktuni and Dr. Kumar Visited NIT. For details, click Details.
11/04/09    Seminar: EECS Seminar on "Nanoelectronic Devices for the Next Generation Logic Application" by Dr.Rashmi Jha, Ph.D. Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Toledo,Toledo. Date : November 04, 2009 (Wednesday) Time : 10am-11am Venue : EECS Conference Room (NI 2004) Abstract.
10/28/09    Seminar: EECS Seminar on "Population-based Intelligent Search in Reliability Evaluation of Hybrid Generation Systems with Wind Power Penetration" by Dr. Lingfeng Wang, Ph.D. Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Toledo,Toledo. Date : October 28, 2009 (Wednesday) Time : 10am-11am Venue : SSOE Seminar Room (NI 1027) Abstract.
10/14/09    Seminar: EECS Seminar on "Efficient Data Compression and Advanced Image processing Techniques" by E. Salari, Ph.D. Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Toledo,Toledo. Date : October 14, 2009 (Wednesday) Time : 10am-11am Venue : SSOE Seminar Room (NI 1027) Abstract.
10/07/09    Seminar: EECS Seminar on "Making Sense of Data Using AI Techniques" by Devinder Kaur, Ph.D. Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Toledo,Toledo. Date : October 07, 2009 (Wednesday) Time : 10am-11am Venue : SSOE Seminar Room (NI 1027) Abstract.
09/30/09    Seminar: EECS Seminar on "Wireless Sensor Networks" by Gursel Serpen, Ph.D. Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Toledo,Toledo. Date : September 30, 2009 (Wednesday) Time : 10am-11am Venue : SSOE Seminar Room (NI 1027)Abstract.
09/23/09    Seminar: IEEE-UT Seminar on "Large Area Structural Health Monitoring (SHM) with Ultrasonic Guided Waves: Vision, Issues and Progress" by Jennifer E. Michaels, Ph.D. School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology,Atlanta. Date : September 23, 2009 (Wednesday) Time : 10am-11am Venue : SSOE Seminar Room (NI 1027) Abstract.
09/16/09    Seminar: EECS Seminar on "Micro and Nano Technology at the Lurie Nanofabrication Facility" by Sandrine Martin, Ph.D. Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Michigan,Ann Arbor. Date : September 16, 2009 (Wednesday) Time : 10am-11am Venue : SSOE Seminar Room (NI 1027) Abstract.
09/09/09    Seminar: EECS Seminar on "EM Applied to CAD of RF & Microwave Devices" by Vijay Devabhaktuni, Ph.D. Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Toledo,Toledo. Date : September 09, 2009 (Wednesday) Time : 10am-11am Venue : SSOE Seminar Room (NI 1027)
09/02/09    Seminar: "Research Presentation on “Optimal Call Admission Control Policies in Mobile Wireless Networks”" by Dr. Mansoor Alam, Interim Chair, Professor & Graduate Director, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Department, University of Toledo.
08/26/09    Seminar: "EECS Research Priorities, Goals, Requirements, and Thesis Based Research" by Dr. Mansoor Alam, Interim Chair, Professor & Graduate Director, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Department, University of Toledo.
08/25/09    Dr. Daniel Georgiev (Co-Investigator) of the EECS Department has been recently awarded a $280,374 grant by the NSF’s Materials and Surface Engineering Program for his proposal entitled “Fabrication of Zinc Nitride and Zinc-Oxy-Nitride Thin Films for Photovoltaic and Optoelectronic Applications”. While the PI on this grant is from the MIME Department, EECS Prestige Faculty Dr. Sanjay Khare (Physics) is a co-Investigator. The start date is 09/01/2009.
08/18/09    Fall 2009 EECS New Graduate Student Orientation

08/07/09    Dr. Krishna Shenai (Principle Investigator) has been awarded a $174,988 grant by the NSF’s Computer Network Systems (CNS) Division for the proposal titled II-NEW: High-Performance Scalable Computing Infrastructure. The co-PIs on this grant are Dr. Vijay Devabhaktuni (EECS Dept.), Dr. Duane Hixon (MIME Dept.), Dr. Sanjay Khare (Physics Dept.) and Kevin Czajkowski (GEPL Dept.).
08/01/09    Dr. Lingfeng Wang joined an expert team for editing a book entitled “Modeling and Control of Smart Grid Systems”. Contributions for the book chapters are invited for publication by Springer. For details on the chapters, click here.
08/01/09    The IEEE University of Toledo Student Branch has been recognized as a recipient of the 2008 MGA Student Branch Membership Growth Award, by the IEEE Member and Geographic Activities Board (MGA).
07/29/09    Dr. Vijay Devabhaktuni has been elevated to the Senior Member grade of IEEE effective July 28, 2009.
07/19/09    Dr. Shenai has been awarded a research grant by the Ohio Department of Development/Xunlight CorporationHere is a brief description.
06/22/09    Applications invited for a full-time instructional position in our BSCSE program located at Lorain County Community College in Elyria, OH.
06/22/09    Dr. Lingfeng Wang was recently appointed as the Chair of Student Awards Committee to administer travel grants and select the best papers in IEEE Joint Conference on Neural Networks 2009, Atlanta. It is one of the three flagship conferences in IEEE Computational Intelligence Society.
06/19/09    EECS graduate student Arjun Akkala won the 3rd place in the Air & Waste Management Association’s (A&WMA’s) Student Poster Competition. This award includes a certificate and $600 check. The basis for the awards is technical quality and significance to environment. The student is working with Dr. Vijay Devabhaktuni and Dr. Ashok Kumar. Here is a brief description.
06/18/09    Dr. Vijay Devabhaktuni (jointly with Dr. Douglas Nims of the Department of Civil Engineering) has been awarded a research grant by theUT-UTCHere is a brief description.
06/11/09    Tom Miller, Lead Engineer, Ford Motor Company and University of Toledo Alumnus presented and demonstrated his creation Ford MyKey™.
04/21/09    EECS faculty Dr. Lingfeng Wang will be offering a graduate course this fall in the area of renewable energy and smart grid systems.Here is the brief description
03/23/09    The paper entitled 'A New Microcontroller-Based MPPT Algorithm for Photovoltaic Applications' co-authored by Ahmad Zbeeb, Vijay Devabhaktuni, Abdel Sebak and L.K. Maheshwari has been ajudged as the Student Best Paper (Energy) by the International Conference on Energy and Environment (EnviroEnergy) 2009
03/21/09    Professor Krishna Shenai presenting (photo) the Plenary Paper entitiled “Smart Sensing and Forecasting of Ecosystem Dynamics” at the International EnviroEnergy 2009 Conference, held at Chandigarh, Panjab, India from March 19-21, 2009
02/28/09    Second Open House for high school graduates.
02/25/09    Seminar: "High Temperature, Wireless Circuit Development for Wireless Sensors" by Dr. George Ponchak, NASA Glenn Research Center, Cleveland (Ohio)
02/25/09    Seminar: "Development of 500 C Extreme Temperature SiC JFET IC Technology" by Dr. Philip Neudeck, NASA Glenn Research Center, Cleveland (Ohio)
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