Purdue School of Engineering and Technology

Purdue School of Engineering and Technology

Department Announcements

ECE Students participate in IEEE Extreme Programming Contest

IEEE Extreme

Pictured are Mahmood Hosseini, Alvaro Esperanca, Zhi Huang, and Saurabh Kumar

More than 3000 teams competed over the world. The United States IEEE Region 4 consists of parts of Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, North and South Dakota, Ohio, and Wisconsin (see Region 4)

Team Hackslash (consisting of Zhi Huang, and Saurabh Kumar and Veronica  D'Agosta) scored 568.94 and were ranked 2nd in Region 4; 32nd in the US; and 449th in the World

Team Singleton (consisting of Mahmood Hosseini, Alvaro Esperanca) scored 482.67 and were ranked 4th in Region 4; 37th in the US; and 545th in the World


Assistant Professor in Computer Engineering

The Purdue School of Engineering and Technology, Indiana University–Purdue University at Indianapolis (IUPUI) invites applications for a  tenure-track Assistant Professor Computer Engineering faculty position in the Electrical & Computer Engineering department with an anticipated start date of August 1, 2018 or possibly earlier. Successful candidate should expect to teach undergraduate and graduate computer engineering courses (software and hardware), supervise graduate students and conduct externally funded research. Applicants should have a Ph.D. in computer engineering, electrical engineering, computer science or related area.  We are particularly interested in applicants whose research focuses in one of the following areas: medical IoT devices (mIoT) and wearable sensors, machine learning, big data and artificial intelligence but we are open to other computer engineering research areas.

The Purdue School of Engineering and Technology at IUPUI has seven academic departments with an extensive undergraduate and graduate degree portfolio, including numerous CAC, EAC, and ETAC of ABET accredited B.S programs. The School has over 3,500 students, including approximately 500 graduate students pursuing either M.S. or Ph.D. programs. More information about the Department is available at

The IUPUI campus has approximately 30,000 students and over 200 degree programs with annual research expenditures totaling over $300M. The IUPUI campus includes the School of Medicine, as well as several other schools and departments conducting health and life science research.  IUPUI has received the Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award for five consecutive years. More information about IUPUI is available at

Applications must include a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, summary of scholarship including teaching and research interests, and contact information for at least three references. Apply for this position at For full consideration, applicants should complete the application by December 15th , however applications will be considered until the position is filled. IUPUI is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action educator and employer and affords reasonable accommodations to persons with disabilities

MSECE Student Presents

Setu Shah presenting a water demand forecasting model that he developed at Citizens Energy. This model is able to accurately predict water demand trends for the city of Indianapolis and has been tested on data from the last five years. The project is part of the PERL initiative established by Citizens Energy to foster industry-academic collaboration.


New On-site PhD program

Indiana Commision on Higher Education has approved the ECE department to offer the Purdue University PhD degree in Electrical & Computer Engineering. The PhD Program will Start In January 2018.

Research Study Opportunities

PhD Graduate Assitantships available contact ECE chair Brian King

Jafari Graduate Assitantship in Computer Engineering see Jafari Assitantship

Recognition & Awards

Congratulations to the following Electrical and Computer Engineering Faculty and Students for their outstanding work, recognition, and awards! See More awards


2016 School of Engineering & Technology Student Award Receipients

*Award Winners were honored at the 2016 Chancellor's Academic Honors  

Trustee's Teaching Award - Dr. Euzeli C. Dos Santos, Assistant Professor 

Sherry Queener Award - Top Master's student for the IUPUI campus - Nhan Do 

2016 School of Engineering & Technology Faculty & Staff Award Recepients

*Awarded at the School of Engineering & Technology Convocation


Transportation Active Safety Institute (TASI)

Amazing things happening in the IUPUI Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering with the Transportation Active Safety Institute (TASI) . Watch our TASI team's research (in conjunction with Toyota) come to life on Discovery Channel's Daily Planet. Aired on 5/21/2015. Watch the TASI team's entire segment on the Discovery Channel website.

2015 School of Engineering & Technology Faculty & Staff Award Recepients 

*Awarded at the School of Engineering & Technology Convocation



Dr. Euzeli dos Santos, Assistant Professor

Euzeli dos Santos and his colleague Edison R. da Silva have written a book to be released in early December.  Advanced Power Electronics Converters: PWM Converters Processing AC Voltages is published by Wiley-IEEE Press.  You can pre-order on Amazon.

Lucas Gramlin, Undergraduate Student

Computer Engineering senior, Lucas Gramlin, has been named a Smart Scholar by the Department of Defense.  Congratulations to Lucas on receiving this prestigious and competitive fellowship.  Information about the Smart Scholarship program can be found here: