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February 28, 2024

Department of EECS Announces 2024 Promotions

The Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EECS) is proud to announce multiple promotions.

February 28, 2024

At the MIT Quantum Hackathon, a community tackles quantum computing challenges

Each year, a community of quhackers (quantum hackers) gathers at iQuHACK to work on quantum computing projects using real quantum computers and simulators.

February 5, 2024

Device could jumpstart work toward quantum internet

Solves paradox associated with transmission of quantum information

January 22, 2024

Self-powered sensor automatically harvests magnetic energy

A system designed at MIT could allow sensors to operate in remote settings, without batteries.

December 18, 2023

EECS Alliance Roundup: 2023

Founded in 2019, The EECS Alliance program connects industry leading companies with EECS students for internships, post graduate employment, networking, and collaborations. In 2023, it has grown to include over 30 organizations that have either joined the Alliance or participate in its flagship program, 6A.

From left to right: George Verghese, David Perreault, and John Kassakian pose with a copy of their new textbook, Principles of Power Electronics (2nd edition).
December 12, 2023

“Principles of Power Electronics” meets a milestone

The second edition of George Verghese, John Kassakian, and Devid Perreault’s “Principles of Power Electronics” greatly expands upon the first, and weighs in at a hefty 4.6 pounds and 800 pages–a reflection of the increased stature and importance of power electronics to a whole new generation of electrical and computer engineers.

November 29, 2023

Celebrating five years of MIT.nano

The Nano Summit highlights nanoscale research across multiple disciplines at MIT.

October 24, 2023

Four from MIT awarded National Medals of Technology, Science

James Fujimoto, Eric Swanson, and David Huang are recognized for their technique to rapidly detect diseases of the eye; Subra Suresh is honored for his commitment to research and collaboration across borders.

October 10, 2023

2023-24 EECS Faculty Award Roundup

This ongoing listing of awards and recognitions won by our faculty is added to all year, beginning in September.

Sam Coday

Emanuel E. Landsman (1958) Career Development Professor, Assistant Professor [EE]



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