New Graduate Students Orientation

The 2014 EE and CE Graduate Student Orientation will take place on August 28th in the Low Library Rotunda.

The New Students Orientation day takes place every year at the end of August. All new graduate students are strongly encouraged to attend this event.

Graduate Student Orientation 2014

To learn more about each research field, please click on the overview links below.

9:30 AM Sign-in and breakfast
10:15 AM Welcome and introduction to the department (EE Dept. Chair: Prof. Keren Bergman) 
10:30 AM Introduction to the EE program (Prof. Zoran Kostic)
10:45 AM Introduction to the CE Program (Chair of CE Program: Prof. Charles Zukowski)
11:00 AM Overview of courses in Micro Devices and Physical Principles (Prof. John Kymissis)
11:15 AM Overview of courses in Signal and Information Processing (Prof. John Wright)
11:30 AM Break
11:45 AM Overview of courses in Integrated Circuits and Systems (Prof. Harish Krishnaswamy)
12:00 PM EE Career Development Officer (Mr. Jeff Davis) and Overview of Graduate Career Services (Ms. Vyjayanthi Manian)
12:15 PM Overview of courses in Networking and Communications (Prof. Predrag Jelenkovic)
12:30 PM Overview of courses in Systems Biology and Neuroengineering (Prof. Nima Mesgarani)
12:45 - 1:45 PM Departmental Group picture / Lunch / Student Panel
1:45 - 2:45 PM Overview of courses in Computer Engineering (Chair of CE Program: Prof. Charles Zukowski) for CE students only (414 CEPSR)
2:15 - 3:00 PM Introduction to the Ph.D. program (Prof. Xiaodong Wang) for Ph.D. students only (EE Conference Room, 1300 Mudd) 
2:00 - 4:00 PM Open Labs for all students (Mudd, Northwest, and CEPSR)
2:00 - 5:00 PM Advising for all MS students (Mudd, Northwest, and Computer Science Building) - schedule available here

Open Labs

Lab PIs Location
Lightwave Research Lab (LRL) Bergman 8LW1/8LW2 CEPSR
Digital Video & Multimedia Lab (DVMM) Chang 7LE3 CEPSR
Bionet Lab
Lazar 8LE5 CEPSR
Bioelectronics Systems Lab Shepard 701 Northwest
Columbia Laboratory for Unconventional Electronics (CLUE) Kymissis 10LE1 CEPSR
Integrated Photonics Laboratories Osgood 1327/1333 Mudd


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