EE and CE Graduate Student Orientation

The EE & CE Graduate Student Orientation will take place on Thursday, August 30 2018 at Low Library. 

All new graduate students are strongly encouraged to attend this event.

Graduate Student Orientation 

Download the agenda flyer here.

9:30 AM  Sign-in and breakfast (Rotunda, Low Library)
10:00 AM Welcome and introduction to the department (EE Dept. Chair: Prof. Peter Kinget) 
10:15 AM Introduction to the EE program (Prof. Zoran Kostic) 
10:30 AM Introduction to the CE Program (Prof. Charles Zukowski, Chair of CE Program)
10:45 AM Overview of courses in Smart Electric Energy (Prof. Matthias Preindl)
11:00 AM Overview of courses in Micro Devices and Physical Principles (Prof. Jamie Teherani)
11:15 AM Overview of courses in Signal and Information Processing (Prof. Zoran Kostic)
11:30 AM Break
11:45 AM Overview of courses in Integrated Circuits and Systems (Prof. Mingoo Seok)
12:00 PM EE Career Services  (Ms. Raina Ranaghan)
12:15 PM Overview of courses in Networking and Communications (Prof. Gil Zussman)
12:30 PM Overview of courses in Systems Biology and Neuroengineering (Prof. Dion Khodagholy)
12:45 PM Meet the EE Staff
12:50 - 1:45 PM Student Panel / Lunch / Departmental Group Picture
2:00 - 4:00 PM Open Labs for all students (NORTHWEST and CEPSR).
2:00 - 5:00 PM Advising for all MS students (Mudd, CEPSR, NORTHWEST, and CSB). 
2:00 - 2:45 PM Overview of courses in Computer Engineering (Prof. Charles Zukowski) for CE students only (TBD)
2:15 - 3:00 PM Introduction to the Ph.D. program (Prof. Gil Zussman) for Ph.D. students only (EE Conference Room, 1300 Mudd)
3:00 - 3:45 PM Discussion of GRA/TA administrative aspects (Ms. Wendy Villa and Ms. Elsa Sanchez) for Ph.D. students only (EE Conference Room, 1300 Mudd)
3:45 - 5:00 PM Discussion of TA roles and appointments (Prof. Charles Zukowski and Ms. Wendy Villa) for Ph.D. students only (EE Conference Room, 1300 Mudd)

Open Labs

Lab PIs Location
CLUE (Columbia Laboratory for Unconventional Electronics) Kymissis CEPSR 10LE3
Structure Function Imaging Laboratory
Hendon CEPSR 8LWS
Translational NeuroElectronics Laboratory
Khodagholy Mudd 1227
CISL (Columbia Integrated Systems Lab) Kinget CEPSR 422


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