photo of murat tanikDepartment OverviewWelcome to the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at UAB! Over the past 35 years, our department has produced highly-trained electrical engineers who are now working in a wide variety of roles in high-tech industry, research, and education roles. We hope the information on this site will provide an overview of what ECE has to offer its students, graduates, and the UAB research community.

Murat Tanik
Wallace R. Bunn Endowed Professor and Chair
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Anthony Co-authors Book on Big Data & Visual Analytics

anthony bookThomas Anthony, director of the Big Data Research and Analytics Laboratory in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, edited and co-authored the new book “Big Data and Visual Analytics” with Sang Suh, Ph.D., chairman of computer science at Texas A&M University-Commerce.
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Winchester, Jared Named ECE Students of the Year by ECOB

ecob2018 eceThe Engineering Council of Birmingham recently honored two students from Electrical and Computer Engineering at the annual ECOB Banquet. Anthony Winchester was named UAB's ECE Graduate Student of the Year, and Haley Jared was named UAB's ECE Undergraduate of the Year. At left, Anthony Winchester, ECE chair Murat Tanik, Ph.D., and Haley Jared are pictured.
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Vaughn Named Professor Emeritus

vaughn emeritus webLongtime faculty member and former department chair Gregg Vaughn, Ph.D., P.E., was recently named Professor Emeritus by the University of Alabama System Board of Trustees. Vaughn (left) is presented with the board's resolution by department chair Murat Tanik, Ph.D.
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