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400+ undergrads
250+ grad students
$8M in sponsored research

Faculty Spotlight: Jamie Phillips

Jamie Phillips

Jamie Phillips, Arthur F. Thurnau Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science and Director of the Lurie Nanofabrication Facility at the University of Michigan, joins UD as the Chair of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, effective September 1, 2020.

“Jamie is an outstanding scholar as well as a change agent who comes to us from one of the nation’s top electrical engineering departments,” said Levi Thompson, Dean of the College of Engineering. “He joins us at a perfect time as we aim to grow for impact.”

Department News

NAI Senior Member

NAI Senior Member

National Academy of Inventors selects UD’s John Suarez for senior membership.

Young Investigator

Young Investigator

Engineering professor selected for Army Research Office Young Investigator Program.

Multimedia Spotlight

Hands-on Learning: Robotics Competition

Students enrolled in Prof. Rick Martin’s Microprocessor Systems course created a line-following robot that uses IR sensors to detect and follow a 2” wide track. On the last day of class, they competed on a 16-foot-long course. 

Upcoming Events

Spectrum Scholars

UD’s new Spectrum Scholars program promotes a welcoming environment for undergraduate students with autism at UD that enhances their ability to thrive in academic environments and campus life. In collaboration with JPMorgan Chase & Co. and administered by the University’s Center for Disabilities Studies, undergraduate students with autism receive comprehensive coaching and career development opportunities during their undergraduate experience as they work toward a successful career.

2019 Currents Magazine

Our department’s annual magazine highlights the latest research breakthroughs, accomplishments, and news about our academic programs. > Read Issue


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