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Get to know your alumni: Julia White

Preferred Pronouns: She/HerGrad Year: 2016Focus: PowerCompany and Role: Systems Studies Engineer at Mitsubishi Electric Power Products, Inc. What inspired or led you to study Electrical/Computer Engineering?I always enjoyed math and science courses in high school. I was also inspired by my dad’s career choice, which is in the power quality area of electrical engineering. The…

Get to know your alumni: Matt Wolfe

Get to know your alumni! Our first feature is a standout graduate, Matt Wolfe. Preferred Pronouns: He/Him Grad Year: 2016 Focus: B.S. Electrical Engineering, M.S Engineering Management Pet Projects: I dabble in real estate investing, I own a duplex that I’m fixing up. Always looking for the next purchase! Company and Role: I manage marketing…

Former OSU EE Professor and OSU EE Alum Professor Marv White Wins Emmy Award

The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) (https://theemmys.tv/tech-73rd-award-recipients) announced that Marvin H. White is one of the recipients of the 73rd Annual Technology & Engineering Emmy® Awards. Professor White’s Emmy was awarded for “Correlated Double Sampling for Image Sensors”, a project on video camera technology he worked on at Westinghouse, now a part…

EE/ECE Historical Series, Part 2: Profile of Professor Edwin Ernest Dreese

Edwin Ernest Dreese was the next chair of the Ohio State EE Department in succession to Frank Cary Caldwell. Born in Edmore, Michigan in 1895, his path was a bit different. He entered the University of Michigan in 1915 for Literature, Science and the Arts, but transferred to Engineering the second year. As the war…

ECE Diversity, Outreach and Inclusion Seed Fund

In Spring 2021, The OSU ECE Department established a matching funds account to support activities in diversity, outreach, and inclusion. Any ECE student organization, staff member, or faculty member can apply to match funding from the University, College, State of Ohio, National Science Foundation, or industry partner. ECE alumni are welcome to apply for seeds…

Electricity transmission faces challenges at the intersection of technology and policy

Liza (Toher) Reed, Ph.D. started her electricity journey at Ohio State with a BS and MS in Electrical and Computer Engineering. She detoured through jobs in finance and wireless communication before finding her home in energy policy, where she advocates for technology investment and adoption. In this piece, she describes the policy side of a…

We won an Innovative Program of 2021 award!

Awarded by The Ohio State University Alumni Association, the Innovative Program of the Year award celebrates new and unique programming initiatives hosted by alumni clubs and societies. Our Virtual STEM Outreach program took home the honor this year, winning the society a $600 prize to use toward future events programs. Kudos to everyone involved in…

A warm welcome to new board members!

Please join us in welcoming Rebecca Auker ’14 and Megan Pearson ’18 to the EE/ECE Alumni Society Board of Governors. Rebecca Auker is the Electrical Engineering Services Manager at American Electrical Power. She manages the day-to-day operation of engineers in the Columbus, Ohio office. The group is responsible for providing technical operational and maintenance expertise…

EE/ECE Historical Series, Part 1: Profile of Professor Frank (Francis) Cary Caldwell

The first chair of the Ohio State EE Department had many interesting and important roles in the burgeoning field of electrical engineering around the turn of the century. Francis, or Frank, Cary Caldwell came to Ohio State in 1893 as an Assistant Professor of Physics, and in 1897 he became an Associate Professor of Electrical…

Ohio State EE/ECE Alumni Society Summer 2021 Virtual STEM Projects

The Ohio State University Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering is fortunate to have a STEM outreach all-star in Professor Betty Lise Anderson. Her efforts to create, supply and facilitate short, hands-on projects have exposed tens of thousands of children across the globe to the wonders of science and engineering principles to spark their understanding…

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