Current Faculty Research Projects

Here are some of the currently funded research projects going on in the UW Electrical Engineering department, listed according to their relevant research curriculum group.

Note: EE program managers and fiscal support staff can edit or update the list of faculty projects here.

Communications and Networking

CPS: Synergy: Collaborative Research: Certifiable, Scalable, and Attack-resilient Submodular Control Framework for Smart Grid Stability
Linda Bushnell, Daniel Kirschen, Radha Poovendran

CPS: Breakthrough: Towards a Science of Attack Composition, Mitigation, and Verification in Cyber-Physical Systems
Radha Poovendran, Linda Bushnell

Radha Poovendran, Maryam Fazel

Collaborative Research: Measurement-Augmented Spectrum Database for White Spaces
Sumit Roy, Prof. Samir R. Das - SUNY @ Stonybrook

Collaborative Research: SAVI: Virtual Institute for Cognitive Networking between S. Africa and USA (iCON)
Sumit Roy

New Networked Cognitive Radar: Architectures & System Optimization
Sumit Roy

Collaborative Research: I/UCRC for Smart Ocean Technology
Sumit Roy, Payman Arabshahi

Electromagnetics and Remote Sensing

Northwest Institute for Advanced Computing (NIAC)
Vikram Jandhyala

Calibration and Validation in Active and Passive Microwave Remote Sensing of SMAP Based on Physical Models for Improved Algorithm Performance
Leung Tsang

Ultra Wideband Software Defined Microwave Radiometer for Ice Sheet Subsurface Temperature Sensing
Leung Tsang

Integrated Systems, Circuits and VLSI

UW/Dirac Project - Integrated Passive Tag with Sensor and Fiber Loop Capability
Matthew Reynolds

An Approach Towards Area Efficient Ultra-Broadband Low Power mmWave Beamforming Transceivers
Jacques Christophe Rudell

Mixed-Signal Design Verification Research
C. J. Richard Shi

Nanotechnology, MEMS and Photonics

RRAM Device Physics
M. P. (Anant) Anantram

CAREER: A 'holistic' approach toward scalable quantum optical networks in semiconductors
Kai-Mei Fu

Mass-Sensing Nanostructure-enhanced Laser Tweezers
Lih Lin

Hybrid silicon/silica photonics platform for low-power digital optoelectronic switching and logic devices
Arka Majumdar

Power and Energy

EPCN: Quantifying the Resilience of Power Systems to Natural Disasters
Daniel Kirschen, Payman Arabshahi

Transactive Campus Energy Systems: A Regional Renewables Integration Resource and R&D Testbed
Miguel A. Ortega-Vazquez, Daniel Kirschen

CPS: Breakthrough: Collaborative Research: The Interweaving of Humans and Physical Systems: A Perspective from Power Systems
Baosen Zhang

Speech, Image, and Video Processing

Sensor Management
Les Atlas, David W. Krout

The TerraSwarm Research Center (TSRC)
Jeffrey A. Bilmes, Carlos E. Guestrin, Computer Science, Emily Fox, Statistics

Automated Image Processing for Fisheries Applications
Jenq-Neng Hwang

Automated Image Processing for Fisheries Applications
Jenq-Neng Hwang

Electronic Monitoring of Fisheries Science
Jenq-Neng Hwang

Electronic Monitoring of Fisheries Science
Jenq-Neng Hwang

Systems, Controls, and Robotics

Model Identification and Adaptive Control of Dynamic Neural systems
Howard Jay Chizeck

CIF: Medium: Collaborative Research: Estimating simultaneously structured models: from phase retrieval to network coding
Maryam Fazel

Distributed Online Optimization in Dynamic Networks
Maryam Fazel

An Auxin Toobox for Synthetic Multicellular Systems
Eric Klavins, Nemhauser, Jennifer

Collaborative Research: Molecular Programming Architectures, Abstractions, Algorithms, and Applications
Eric Klavins, Georg Seelig

Self-patterning DNA materials
Georg Seelig

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