EE and CE Graduate Student Orientation

The EE/CE Fall 2022 Graduate Student Orientation for incoming students will take place on September 1st at Miller Theater and Math Lawn (on campus).  Sign-in will start at 9:15am at Math Lawn. Detailed agenda is below.

At the bottom of this page we include important documents and links (Orientation E-Packet). Students are encouraged to carefully read this material. Please check this page closer to the event, as we keep updating it.


Thursday, September 1st, 2022

09:15 Sign in & breakfast (Math Lawn)
10:00 Welcome and introduction to the department (Department Vice Chair: Prof. Gil Zussman)
10:10 Introduction to the MS programs (Prof. Zoran Kostic)
10:35 CE welcome (Prof. Martha Kim, Chair of the CE Program)
10:40 Overview of courses in Nanoscale Structures and Integrated Devices (Prof. Christine Hendon)
10:50 Overview of courses in Computer Engineering and Computer Systems (Prof. Asaf Cidon)
11:00 Overview of courses in Signal, Information and Data (Prof. James Anderson)
11:10 Break
11:15 Student clubs (GEEC, IEEE, FSAE, Optica/SPIE) and Q&A with faculty and Ambassadors
12:00 Departmental Group picture (Low Library steps)
12:20 Lunch (Math Lawn)
1:10 Overview of courses in Smart Electric Energy (Prof. Matthias Preindl)
1:20 Overview of courses in Networking & Communications (Prof. Javad Ghaderi)
1:30 EE career services (Ms. Jennifer Lee)
1:40 Overview of courses in Systems Biology and Neuroengineering (Prof. Dion Khodagholy)
1:50 Overview of courses in Integrated Circuits and Systems (Prof. Charles Zukowski)
2:15 - 4:15 Open labs for all students (CEPSR, Mudd, and NWC)
2:15 - 5:15 Advising for EE MS students (CEPSR, Mudd, NWC, and CSB)
2:30 - 3:30 Introduction to the CE program and courses (Prof. Martha Kim) for CE students only
(CEPSR 414)
2:15 - 3:00 Introduction to the Ph.D. program (Prof. John Wright) for Ph.D. students only (EE Conference Room, 1300 Mudd)

3:00 – 3:45 Discussion of GRA/TA administrative aspects (Mr. Muamer Lihic, Ms. Esthefany Pena and Mr. Dennis Scott-Torbet) for Ph.D. students only (EE Conference Room, 1300 Mudd)