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McGill Student Jonathan Bouchard Receives Honorable Mention

McGill PhD student Jonathan Bouchard (supervised by Professor Jim Clark) was awarded an “Honorable Mention” for the best Student Paper Award for our paper “Quality Control of Stereoscopic 3-D Compositing Using Half-Occlusion Geometry” published  in the Motion Imaging Journal, awarded by the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers (SMPTE) in October 2017.  Congratulations Jonathan!

Published: 17 Jan 2018

McGill Paper Wins Lumiere Prize

Congratulations to Jonathan Bouchard, McGill PhD student and his supervisor Professor James Clark.  Their paper “Half-Occluded Regions: The Key to Detecting a Diverse Array of Defects in S3D Imagery” won the best paper prize at the IC3D 2017 Conference in December 2017, and was awarded the Lumiere Prize at the Conference Gala....

Published: 17 Jan 2018

Professor David Plant Receives Engineering Achievement Award

The IEEE Photonics Society Engineering Achievement Award is given to recognize an exceptional engineering contribution which has had a significant impact on the development of laser or electro-optic technology or the commercial application of technology within the past 10 years. It may be given to an individual or to a group for a single contribution of significant work in the field. No candidate shall have previously received a major IEEE award for the same work....

Published: 24 Nov 2017

McGill University’s James Clark and The Palais des congrès de Montréal bring a major AI conference to the city

Thanks to the hard work and determination of James J....

Published: 24 Nov 2017

Tal Arbel Challenges Gender Stereotypes

Tal Arbel - pioneering researcher challenges gender stereotypes, as reported by the McGill Reporter

Published: 18 Nov 2017

Prof. Szkopek's R&D Used by Montreal Start-up

Ora Sound, a Montreal-based startup, is using R&D work done by Prof. Thomas Szkopek as reported by IEEE Spectrum.

Published: 21 Jun 2017

Meet ECE's 2017 Banting Fellow

Reza Maram Qartavol (PhD)

Preventing the computation energy crisis through sustainable optics

Published: 20 Jun 2017

Meet ECE's 2017 Vanier Scholar

Marco Kassis

Parallel Time-Domain Analysis of Reduced Order Power Delivery Networks

Published: 20 Jun 2017

Best Presentation Award - Srinivas Vanka

Congratulations to Mr. Srinivas Vanka, Ph.D. Student under the supervision of Professor Ishiang Shih (and former ECE Professor Zetian Mi) who was awarded the Best Presentation Award at Symposium NM7—Semiconductor Nanowires for Energy Applications for his presentation titled "An InGaN Nanowire/Si Tandem Photoanode for High‐Efficiency Photoelectrochemical Water Splitting". 

Published: 26 Apr 2017

Prof. Lawrence Chen will serve as Academic Lead of eLATE

Prof. Lawrence Chen has agreed to serve as the first Academic Lead of the eLATE (enhancing learning and teaching in Engineering) initiative.  Prof. Chen will work in collaboration with academic staff and the Pedagogical Coordinator towards meeting the initiative’s objectives, bringing the perspective of a faculty member....

Published: 6 Mar 2017

ECE Student Sharif Sadaf's work featured in magazine Semiconductor Today

Work by Sharif Sadaf, Yong-Ho Ra, Prof. Thomas Szkopek, and Prof. Zetian Mi on Al-tunnel junction visible nanowire LED has been featured in the magazine Semiconductor Today.

Published: 4 Nov 2016

Nxtsens Microsystems ranked among the World's top 60 emerging silicon companies

The company, Nxtsens Microsystems, cofounded by ECE students, Charles Allan and George Xereas, and former ECE faculty member Vamsy Chodavarapu is now ranked among the World's top 60 emerging silicon companies by the EE times.

Published: 26 Oct 2016

Most Influential Paper Award for Prof. Dániel Varró

Prof. Dániel Varró received a Most Influential Paper Award at the recent IEEE Symposium on Visual Languages and Human-Centric Computing (VL/HCC 2016) for the paper G. Varró, A. Schürr, D. Varró: Benchmarking for graph transformation published at VL/HCC 2005.

Published: 25 Oct 2016

Prof. Fabrice Labeau honoured by IEEE Vehicular Technology Society (VTS)

Congratulations to Professor Fabrice Labeau, who has recently been honoured by the IEEE Vehicular Technology Society (VTS):

Published: 6 Oct 2016

ECE Student Jhelum Chakravorty, was awarded the Best Student Paper Award

ECE Student Jhelum Chakravorty, was awarded the Best Student Paper Award at the 6th IFAC Workshop on Distributed Estimation and Control in Networked Systems (NecSys 2016) for her paper "Remote-state estimation with packet drop".  This award is given on originality, clarity, and potential impact on practical applications or theoretical foundations of estimation and control in networked systems.  Jhelum is supervised by Professor Aditya Mahajan.  Congratulations Jhelum!

Published: 12 Sep 2016