New Graduate Students Orientation

The 2014 EE and CE Graduate Student Orientation will take place on August 28th in the Low Library Rotunda. This page will be updated during the summer with the 2014 agenda.

The New Students Orientation day takes place every year at the end of August. Graduate students are strongly encouraged to attend this event. Below is the agenda of the New Students Orientations day from August 2013. Note that information in official sources such as the school bulletin takes precedence over conflicting information that may appear in the below overview slides.

Graduate Student Orientation 2013

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. Gil Zussman)
10:45 AM Introduction to the CE Program (Chair of CE Program: Prof. Charles Zukowski)
11:00 AM Overview of courses in Photonics, Solid State Devices, and Electromagnetics (Prof. Tony Heinz)
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 Circuits and Electronics (Prof. Harish Krishnaswamy)
12:00 PM EE Career Development Officer (Mark Tortora) and Overview of Graduate Career Services (Richard Kurz)
12:15 PM Overview of courses in Communications and Networking (Prof. Gil Zussman)
12:30 PM Overview of courses in Systems Biology (Prof. Predrag Jelenkovic)
12:45 - 1:45 PM Group picture / Lunch / Student Panel
1:45 - 2:45 PM Overview of courses in Computer Engineering - for Computer Engineering students only in 414 CEPSR (Chair of CE Program: Prof. Charles Zukowski)
2:00 - 4:00 PM MS advising schedule (CEPSR and Mudd) / Open Labs (locations to be listed)
2:15 - 3:00 PM Introduction to the Ph.D. program - for Ph.D. students only in the EE Conference Room (1300 Mudd) (Prof. Xiaodong Wang)

Open Labs

Lab PIs Location
Lightwave Research Lab (LRL) Bergman 8LW1/8LW2 CEPSR
Digital Video & Multimedia Lab (DVMM) Chang 7LE3 CEPSR
Bioelectronics Systems Lab Shepard 701 Northwest
Columbia Laboratory for Unconventional Electronics (CLUE) Kymissis 10LE1 CEPSR
Integrated Photonics Laboratories Osgood 1327/1333 Mudd
Energy Harvesting Active Networked Tags (EnHANTs) Poster Session Kinget, Kymissis, Seok, and Zussman 801 CEPSR

Laboratory for the Recognition and Organization of Speech and Audio (LabROSA)



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