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Improving testing for COVID-19 and other viruses
Improving testing for COVID-19 and other viruses

Rashid Bashir, a Grainger Distinguished Chair in Engineering and the dean of the Grainger College of Engineering at Illinois, will discuss his research into simple-to-use COVID-19 testing that doesn't require processing at a lab.

Large-scale saltwater desalination to mitigate climate change
Large-scale saltwater desalination to mitigate climate change

Prof. Allen is proposing an innovative approach to desalination that uses thermodynamics to separate ocean-water into potable water and salt.

Why Illinois ECE Graduate School?
Why Illinois ECE Graduate School?

Graduate students and recent alumni of Illinois ECE's graduate program reflect on their life-changing decision to receive advanced degrees from Illinois ECE. Learn more about why they took the leap to dive deeper into their area of research, what life is like as a graduate student in Illinois ECE, and how it broadened their horizons, contributed to advancing the field of their research, and helped their career path. More information can be found https://ece.illinois.edu/academics/grad

Video Credits: - Ryann Monahan, Illinois ECE - Lizzie Roehrs, Coordinated Science Laboratory - Big Ten Network Campus Programming Division of Intercollegiate Athletics and the Office of Public Affairs - Heather Coit, The Grainger College of Engineering

2020 Alumni Awards Recipients Share Wisdom
2020 Alumni Awards Recipients Share Wisdom
2020 Alumni Award recipients share words of wisdom, reactions to receiving the award, and other noteworthy thoughts. They were unable to come to campus for the usual Alumni Award events due to COVID-19. Nevertheless, we were able to connect with award winners from around the world.  More information on Illinois ECE 2020 Alumni Award winners can be found ?? https://ece.illinois.edu/newsroom/news/19063
A message to admitted students, from Illinois ECE students
A message to admitted students, from Illinois ECE students

This video was produced in the wake of the COVID-19 crisis in an effort to create a digital message to admitted students and alumni to replace the in-person events scheduled for Spring 2020. It was produced by Illinois ECE students and Registered Student Organizations who want to share their passion for Illinois ECE with admitted students, alumni, and the world.

This video was edited with the help of WaggleNet's workflow automation technology. Music credit: Public domain music; Original remix by WaggleNet. Student production crew: Matt Novelli - Photographer Bella Chen - Photographer Jiaming Zhang - Production Manager Jimmy He - Workflow Manager Victoria Jiron - Photographer; President of IRIS Jiaqi Lou - Editor & Graphic Designer Santhosh Bomminani - Photographer & Editor

Project Manager: Ryann Monahan, Illinois ECE Communications Coordinator Contact: ryann@illinois.edu

A message to admitted students, from Distinguished Alumni
A message to admitted students, from Distinguished Alumni

This video is a compilation of messages for Illinois ECE Distinguished Alumni assembled and disseminated in an effort to connect Illinois ECE alumni with admitted students through digital content in a COVID-19 world. Created in collaboration by: The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Illinois Advancement Communications Office. The project was lead by Communications Coordinator Ryann Monahan.

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(217) 333-5943
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