Awards & Recognition - Electrical & Computer Engineering - Bagley College of Engineering

Luo receives NSF grant

Yu Luo, assistant professor in electrical and computer engineering (ECE) department at the Mississippi State University, recently secured a grant from the National Science Foundation to study Internet of Things (IoT). According to Statista, the number IoT connected devices worldwide will be 38.6 billion by 2025. IoT involves a larger number of sensors, actuators, and…

October 14, 2021


Tang earns NSF CAREER award for research into artificial intelligence

September 28, 2021


ECE Faculty Members Awarded Grant to Assist Transfer Students

Dr. Jean Mohammadi-Aragh, an associate professor in Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE), and her team were recently awarded a grant through the National Science Foundation (NSF) to help improve graduation outcomes for engineering students. The $1.48 million grant, titled Improving Engineering Transfer Success through Early Advising and Purposeful Community-Building, will provide scholarships, faculty mentoring, and…

August 9, 2021


Mohammadi-Aragh receives NSF CAREER award to transform computing education

July 28, 2021


Zhao, Ye, and Collaborators Awarded Best Paper at IEEE IAS I&CPS Asia

Dr. Junbo Zhao, of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE), along with Ph.D. student Ketian Ye and colleagues Dr. Nan Duan from the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory and Dr. Daniel Adrian Maldonado from Argonne National Laboratory, won the best student paper award at the IEEE IAS Industrial & Commercial Power System Asia 2021…

July 26, 2021


ECE Graduate Student Wins NASA FINESST Grant

Dylan Boyd, a graduate student in Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE), was recently awarded funding through Future Investigators in NASA Earth and Space Science and Technology (FINESST). Dylan’s research was one of only 58 proposals selected out of 351 submissions for funding in the Earth Science Division and 835 total proposals. The project will be…

June 9, 2021


ECE Veteran and Former IEEE Journal EiC Receive Career Award

Dr. Qian (Jenny) Du received the 2020-21 Career Award from the Bagley College of Engineering. It is the highest award in the College for faculty who have excelled in their teaching, research, and/or service for an extended period of time. Dr. Du joined the ECE Department in 2004. She is a fellow of SPIE (International…

May 24, 2021


ECE Faculty Members Earn Outstanding Teaching Awards

Congratulations to ECE Assistant Professor Ryan Green and Assistant Clinical Professor Umar Iqbal on receiving 2021 Outstanding Teaching Awards from the Mississippi State chapters of National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) and Increasing Minority Access to Graduate Education (IMAGE). Angela Verdell, advisor for both groups and Director of Diversity Programs and Student Development in the…

May 19, 2021


ECE Presents Spring 2021 Design Awards

Congratulations to the ECE students in Intro to ECE Design and Senior Design II who placed in the top three on their design projects. The Intro to ECE Design II class is generally taken by our ECE students in their second term at MSU. These students spend a semester working through the design process to…

May 14, 2021


Zhao and Ye Collaborate to Win Best Paper at 2021 IEEE PES General Meeting

Dr. Junbo Zhao of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) along with his Ph.D. student Ketian Ye and colleagues Drs. Nan Duan and Can Huang from the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory and Drs. Ding Fei and Rui Yang from National Renewable Energy Laboratory won the best paper award at the 2021 IEEE Power…

May 14, 2021