2017-2018 Academic Year News

April 2018

UWCEM graduate student Alex Haufler and Prof. Susan Hagness were featured in an IEEE article titled Researchers Help Ocean Spray Farmers Count Cranberries.

UWCEM graduate student Alex Haufler was named a finalist in the IEEE AP-S URSI student paper competition.  Congratulations, Alex!

UWCEM graduate student Audrey L. Evans was awarded the National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship. Check out this news release featuring the UW College of Engineering's eight NSF fellowship winners, and this one from the Graduate School. Congratulations, Audrey!

February 2018

UWCEM graduate student James F. Sawicki was awarded the IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society Doctoral Research Grant. Congratulations, James!

January 2018

A microwave-based technique for cranberry crop yield estimation, developed by UWCEM graduate student Alex Haufler, Prof. Susan Hagness and Prof. John Booske, was featured in this UW College of Engineering news release and here on the University of Wisconsin News.

Yahya Mohtashami takes first place in the Student Paper Competition at the 2018 USNC-URSI National Radio Science Meeting in Boulder, CO. Congratulations, Yahya!

Yahya wins NRSM 2018 student paper competition

Prof. Nader Behdad (left) and Yahya Mohtashami (right) at the NRSM 2018 in Boulder

November 2017

UWCEM graduate student Alex Haufler, director Prof. Susan Hagness, and Prof. John Booske develop a microwave-based technique for estimating cranberry crop yields. Their work is featured in this podcast by Scientific American.

September 2017

Welcome to our new PhD student Audrey Evans!

2016-2017 Academic Year News

May 2017

Hung Luyen successfully defended his PhD thesis and began post-graduation employment as a postdoctoral researcher in the Behdad Lab at UW-Madison. Congratulations Hung!

August 2016

R. Owen Mays successfully defended his PhD thesis and began post-graduation employment at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory. Congratulations Owen!

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