Faculty Spotlight: Alexandra Garraud

Alexandra Garraud, Ph.D., is a research assistant professor in the University of Florida’s Electrical and Computer Engineering department where she has served since August 2015. Her current work includes the advancement and improvement of electrodynamic wireless power transmission to multiple chip-scale receivers over distances of one to three feet. This alternative technology for wireless charging […]

Student Spotlight: Seahee Hwangbo

Seahee Hwangbo, a UF student advised by Prof. YK Yoon, won the second place Student Paper Competition (SPC) Award in the IEEE International Microwave Symposium (IMS) for her paper “Cu/Co Metaconductor Based High Signal Integrity Transmission Lines for Millimeter Wave Applications.” IMS 2017 received over 390 submissions for the SPC with 24 finalists and 4 […]

Faculty Spotlight: Kyle Renshaw

Dr. Kyle Renshaw joined the faculty at the University of Central Florida in August 2015. He is an Assistant Professor in CREOL, The College of Optics & Photonics, where he has established the Thin-Film Optoelectronics (TFO) group. The TFO group conducts research in advanced sensor, LED and photovoltaic technologies based on organic and hybrid organic/inorganic […]

Faculty Spotlight: Debashis Chanda

Dr. Debashis Chanda, a University of Central Florida professor with a joint appointments in the NanoScience Technology Center and College of Optics and Photonics, leads the Nano-Optics Research Group, which has received several notable awards recently. Chanda and his graduate student, Daniel Franklin, were awarded with the 2016 Displaying Futures Award from Merck, a Germany-based world leader in liquid-display […]

MIST Makers Meet with Dr. Sachio Semmoto

Yesterday, Dr. Sachio Semmoto, a serial entrepreneur and UF alumnus, recently visited the UF’s Electrical and Computer Engineering department where he attended a luncheon with the MIST Makers, the MIST Center’s undergraduate outreach and research program. During the luncheon, the Makers presented a proposal for their Smart Garden project that will feature integrated sensors, real-time garden […]