Summer Research Opportunities

Below is a listing of research projects that are being offered by professors in the EE department. Please refer to the respective websites for project descriptions and requirements. Academic credit may be given at the discretion of the faculty advisor. Depending on the project and individual faculty, registration options for summer research may be: (a) Research for Credit with paid tuition: course ELEN E6001 or 6002; (b) ENGI 4900 (0 credit, no tuition) - Summer Research Projects, or (c)  Non-credit-bearing research experience (no tuition).

Applications of Deep Learning and Internet of Things
Description/website: Summer research experience 2021
Mentor: Prof. Zoran Kostic
Contact: zk2172@columbia.edu 

Summer research at the Columbia Intelligent and Connected Systems Lab (ICSL)
Description/website: summer research positions at ICSL
Mentor: Prof. Xiaofan (Fred) Jiang
Contact:
jiang@ee.columbia.edu

Summer Research in Photonic Systems
Description/website: Participate in experimental and modeling work related to silicon photonic interconnect systems. Photonic Systems
Mentor: Prof. Keren Bergman
Contact: bergman@ee.columbia.edu 

Summer Research at the Wireless and Mobile Networking (WiMNet) Lab
Description/website: Edge/cloud Video Analytics | mmWave Wireless Channel Measurements in the COSMOS testbed | Streaming video analysis and optimization during Work-from-Home period | Weather Effects on High Frequency Communication Links
Mentor: Prof. Gil Zussman
Contact: gil.zussman@columbia.edu 

Algorithm and Hardware Co-Design for Artificial Intelligence and Machine-Learning Chips
Description/website: http://www.ee.columbia.edu/~mgseok/research.html 
Mentor: Prof. Mingoo Seok
Contact:
mgseok@ee.columbia.edu 

Applications of Deep Learning and Internet of Things
Description/website: Summer research experience (option to register for academic credit)
Mentor: Prof. Zoran Kostic
Contact: zk2172@columbia.edu

Summer research at the Columbia Intelligent and Connected Systems Lab
Description/website: http://icsl.ee.columbia.edu/
Mentor: Prof. Xiaofan (Fred) Jiang
Contact: jiang@ee.columbia.edu

Building Interactive Computing Tools for the Fruit Fly Brain Observatory
Description/website: http://www.bionet.ee.columbia.edu/projects/fbl
Mentor: Mehmet Kerem Turkcan, PhD student (Bionet Group)
Contact: bionet.columbia@gmail.com (to apply, send CV/resume along with code samples, Github repositories of related previous work)

Characterizing network behavior in phishing emails
Description/website: Columbia Systems/Networks Lab summer 2020 research projects (option to register for academic credit)
Mentor: Professors Asaf Cidon and Ethan Katz-Bassett
Contact: See website for instructions

The Internet under widespread shelter-in-place: Resilience, response, and lessons for the future
Description/website: Columbia Systems/Networks Lab summer 2020 research projects (option to register for academic credit)
Mentor: Prof. Ethan Katz-Bassett
Contact: See website for instructions

Understanding and optimizing Internet video delivery with self-driving networks
Description/website:  Columbia Systems/Networks Lab summer 2020 research projects (option to register for academic credit)
Mentor: Prof. Ethan Katz-Bassett
Contact: See website for instructions

Algorithm and Hardware Co-Design for an Intelligent Internet-of-Things Device
Description/website: http://www.ee.columbia.edu/~mgseok/research.html
Mentor: Prof. Mingoo Seok
Contact: mgseok@ee.columbia.edu

Summer research at the Columbia Translational Neuro-Electronics lab
Description/website: https://www.dion.ee.columbia.edu/
Mentor: Prof. Dion Khodagholy
Contact: dk2955@columbia.edu

Developing a Python sum-of-squares toolbox for polynomial optimization
Description/website: http://www.columbia.edu/~ja3451/positions.html 
Mentor: Prof. James Anderson
Contact: james.anderson@columbia.edu