Human-robot Interaction From Real Steel to reality the DISCOVER lab is exploring not only how to make cyber physical systems work more reliably but also how they can learn to interact with their human collaborators.
Human-robot Interaction
Electromagnetic Radiation and Human Health The effect of electromagnetic radiation on human health is the subject of debate, especially as it pertains to portable wireless devices. Notre Dame researchers are studying ways to improve device performance without increasing radiation levels.
Electromagnetic Radiation and Human Health
Exploring the Physical Limits to Computation Researchers in the Center for Nano Science and Technology are laying the groundwork for smaller, faster, and more efficient electronic devices by exploring energy dissipation in nanoscale electron devices and discovering new ways to represent information and perform computation.
Exploring the Physical Limits to Computation
Low Energy Systems Technology LEAST, which is led by the University of Notre Dame with nine partner universities, explores new concepts for energy-efficient devices to reduce power in electronic systems.
Low Energy Systems Technology
Enhancing the Capabilities of Cyber-Physical Systems Every area of modern life, from mundane household applications to concerns of national security or issues of human health, is affected by cyber-physical systems.
Enhancing the Capabilities of Cyber-Physical Systems

Welcome to the Department of Electrical Engineering

Welcome to the Electrical Engineering Department home page at the University of Notre Dame. We welcome any inquiries regarding the information provided on these pages and would especially like to encourage highly qualified students to consider pursuing a course of study in Electrical Engineering at Notre Dame.

Recent Publications

Z. Tong and M. Haenggi, “Geometric Analysis of Distributed Power Control and Möbius MAC Design”, Wiley Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing, vol. 16, pp. 590–606, April 2016

Zonggen Yi, Peter H. Bauer, "Spatio-Temporal Energy Demand Models for Electric Vehicles.", IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, Vol. 65, No. 3, March 2016, 1030-1042, 2016

E. Albisetti, D. Petti, M. Pancaldi, M. Madami, S. Tacchi, J. Curtis, W. P. King, A. Papp, 
G. Csaba, W. Porod, P. Vavassori, E. Riedo, and R. Bertacco, “Nanopatterning reconfigurable magnetic landscapes via thermally assisted scanning probe lithography,” Nature Nanotechnology, on-line 7, March 2016

D. G. M. Mitchell, M. Lentmaier, A. E. Pusane, and 
D. J. Costello, Jr., "Randomly Punctured LDPC Codes'', IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications, JSAC-34, pp. 408-421, February 2016



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Grant Spotlights

Scott Howard - NSF: "CAREER: Three-dimensional, super-resolution, and super-sensitivity quantitative molecular multiphoton", March 2016

Wolfgang Porod, Gary Bernstein, Gyorgy Csaba - SUNY Polytechnic Institute: "Magnetoelectronic Devices Coupled with Nanomagnet Geometry", February 2016

Patrick Fay, Debdeep Jena, Huili Xing - Navy: "III-N Devices and Architectures for Terahertz Electronics", December 2015

Suman Datta - Semiconductor Research Corporation: "Ferroelectric Field Effect Transistor with Steep Switching Slope and Non-Volatile Functionality", December 2015

Suman Datta - Semiconductor Research Corporation:  "Landau FET Using Transition Metal Oxide (TMO) that Exhibits Mott Hubbard Phase Transition", December 2015

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IEEE FELLOWS

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Launch Points: Idea, Invention, and Implementation
Launch Points: Idea, Invention, and Implementation
May 12, 2016

Christine Joseph, a senior graduating with a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering may one day be adding to the list of products made for space exploration that make the leap back to Earth, greatly benefitting society.

Women In Electron Microscopy — An Opportunity to Broaden Horizons
Women In Electron Microscopy — An Opportunity to Broaden Horizons
May 6, 2016

The efforts of Mina Asghari Heidarlou and her female colleagues here on the campus of Notre Dame are working towards creating an avenue for women globally to be recognized and more accepted in their field of study and occupation.

ND Teams Take Top Two Spots in 6th Annual Stryker Engineering Challenge
ND Teams Take Top Two Spots in 6th Annual Stryker Engineering Challenge
May 6, 2016

Two teams from the College of Engineering won the first and second place awards at the 6th Annual Stryker Engineering Challenge.

Congratulations to the 2016 Steiner Honorees
Congratulations to the 2016 Steiner Honorees
May 6, 2016

The recipients of the 2016 Reverend Thomas A. Steiner Award are representative of the bright futures ahead for this year’s graduates. In particular, these seniors — Steven Brill, Huili Chen, Max Ducey, Adam Farchone, Zachary Imholte, and Laura Paquin.

NDIIF Announces Two Awards — Best Imaging Publications for 2015
NDIIF Announces Two Awards — Best Imaging Publications for 2015
May 5, 2016

The Notre Dame Integrated Imaging Facility has announced two awards for the best imaging publications for calendar year 2015 - April 15, 2016.

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Department Mission
Faculty
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Douglas Hall

Douglas Hall

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Phone: 574-631-8631
Website: http://www.nd.edu/~opto
Office: 260 Fitzpatrick Hall

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College of Engineering Associate Professor
Research Interests: Optoelectronics device characterization, fabrication, and materials studies. Courses: Photonics, Photonics Lab, Photonics Lab, Photonics
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Douglas Hall

Research Interests: Optoelectronics device characterization, fabrication, and materials studies. Courses: Photonics, Photonics Lab, ...
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Thomas Biedron

Thomas Biedron

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Phone: 574-631-1290
Office: 131 Stinson-Remick Hall

Thomas Biedron

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Gergo Szakmany

Gergo  Szakmany

VIEW FULL PROFILE Email: gszakman@nd.edu
Phone: 574-631-1256
Office: Stinson-Remick 228

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Department of Electrical Engineering Postdoctoral Research Associate
College of Engineering Postdoctoral Research Associate
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Gergo  Szakmany

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