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

Thomas Pratt - Molex Inc: "An Investigation of ND Remote Sensors for Continuous Monitoring of Motors", May 2016

Jonathan Chisum, Patrick Fay, Bertrand Hochwald, Thomas Pratt - Navy: "Wideband Time-Domain Milimeter-wave Device and Channel Characterization Testbed", May 2016

Bertrand Hochwald, J. Nicholas Laneman - National Security Agency: "Coherent RadioHound:  A Distributed Spectrum Sensor Networks", May 2016

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IEEE FELLOWS

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Ethical Leaders in STEM — What will be your impact?
Ethical Leaders in STEM — What will be your impact?
June 15, 2016

The Graduate School is pleased to announce its second cohort of the Ethical Leaders in STEM program, a yearlong leadership development opportunity for third- and fourth-year Ph.D. graduate students.

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.

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Bertrand Hochwald

Bertrand Hochwald

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Phone: 574-631-8875
Website: http://www.nd.edu/~bhochwal
Office: 203B Cushing Hall

Affiliations

Department of Electrical Engineering Professor & Freimann Chair Professor
College of Engineering Professor & Freimann Chair Professor
Wireless Institute Professor & Freimann Chair Professor
Current Courses Random Vectors, Det & Est
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Bertrand Hochwald

Department of Electrical Engineering Professor & Freimann Chair Professor
College of Engineering Professor & Freimann Chair Professor
Wireless Institute Professor & Freimann Chair Professor
Current Courses Random Vectors, Det & Est
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Vasundhara Anand

Vasundhara Anand

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Phone: 574-631-9205
Office: 229 Cushing Hall

Vasundhara Anand

ECS
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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
EMD
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Gergo  Szakmany

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