Facts and Figures

Setting ourselves apart

connections to Chicago

companies such as Nokia Bell Labs, Motorola, and Ford, in addition to local national labs including Argonne National Laboratory and Fermilab


faculty members have NSF career or similar young investigator awards

Research Areas

A uniquely collaborative environment that encourages interdisciplinary research


Flexible curriculum, cutting-edge specializations

At both the graduate and undergraduate levels, our students work alongside top researchers in areas of specialization such as quantum communications, solid state devices, image processing, wireless communication, integrated circuits/VLSI, and embedded systems. Our flexible curriculum provides students with the fundamentals while allowing them to focus on their particular areas of interest.

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Dongning Guo

Dongning Guo Elevated to IEEE Fellow

Professor Dongning Guo has been elevated to the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Fellows class of 2021. The nomination recognizes Guo’s contributions to multiuser detection and estimation theory. The IEEE Grade of Fellow, conferred by the IEEE Board of Directors, honors those with outstanding records of accomplishments and is the highest grade of membership in the IEEE. The IEEE is the world’s leading professional association for advancing technology in a range of areas including aerospace, biomedical engineering, and consumer electronics.

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