Electrical and Computer Engineering News
Sam Safavi, EG17, and associate professor Usman Khan were part of a research team that created an improved algorithm for self-localizing and tracking mobile devices, a development that could meet the demands of a projected 50 billion connected products in the Internet-of-Things by 2020.
Two new graduate programs at the School of Engineering are rising to meet the rapidly growing demand for computer engineers and data science experts.
Tufts awarded 1,521 undergraduate degrees and 2,186 graduate degrees at this year's commencement ceremony.
Students have created the smallest known rendering of the Tufts seal.
Six rising juniors and eight rising seniors will work on engineering research projects this summer.
Computer science major Winnona DeSombre, A18, electrical engineering major Ryan Stocking, E18, and Tania Alarcón, a Ph.D. student in civil and environmental engineering, received awards for outstanding achievements in service, leadership, and civic engagement during their time at Tufts.
Jeff Hopwood, a professor in electrical and computer engineering, has been elected as an AVS Fellow.
A new graduate degree in human-robot interaction at Tufts is the first of its kind in the nation.
The Tufts Robotics Club took first place in team and individual categories in the Olympiad Tournament in the international Trinity College Fire Fighting Robot Contest.