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Royal visit highlights EECS collaborations in China
13 July 2017

HRH The Princess Royal, Chancellor of the University of London, attended a ceremony to sign an agreement between Queen Mary University of London (QMUL) and Hunan University (HNU) on 7 July, during a recent visit to the province.

EECS academics hold E-textiles and ‘Machine folk’ music workshops in Manila
23 May 2017

Academics from Queen Mary University of London (QMUL) have held digital music workshops in the Philippine capital Manila.  

Cognitive Science Research Group Industrial Collaboration help ease Anxiety and Depression
1 May 2017

The Cognitive Science research group have signed a license agreement with a company called IESO Digital Health Ltd. IESO Digital Health provides evidence-based mental health therapy online.

Quantum physics offers insight into music expressivity
15 March 2017

Scientists at EECS are bringing us closer to understanding the musical experience through a novel approach to analysing a common musical effect known as vibrato.

A Royal Handshake with Professor Yang Hao
31 January 2017

Professor Yang Hao was invited by the IET as one of the recipients of IET AF Harvey Research Prize to attend the official reopening of IET London: Savoy Place in the presence of HRH The Princess Royal.

How do we stop the airways running out of space for wireless technology?
24 November 2016

EECS’ Antennas Research Group forms part of “DISTRIBUTE” team winning European Union Horizon Prize for driving innovation in wireless networking.

Art and science collide in new EECS exhibition
20 September 2016

What do robots performing comedy, music boxes from China and a jelly pudding have in common? These are just three of the projects that were on display at the Intersections exhibit, which showcased work from the Media and Arts Technology CDT at Queen Mary University of London (QMUL).

Dr Rebecca Stewart to deliver ‘The Daphne Oram Award Lecture for digital innovation’
8 August 2016

Dr Rebecca Stewart will be delivering The Daphne Oram Award Lecture for digital innovation at the British Science Festival in Swansea this September.

EECS in the Media - Dr Tim Hospedales featured in New Scientist
18 May 2016

Scan your doodles to find the perfect matching photo online

A computer program can scan your sketches and search for a photograph that looks just like them which is a step towards a search engine based on drawings, according to computer scientists at the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta.

QMUL awarded share of £1.7 million HEFCE grant to develop engineering conversion courses
15 March 2016

QMUL awarded share of £1.7 million HEFCE grant to develop engineering and computer science conversion courses

EECS Programming Competition 2016: winners announced!
29 January 2016

The 2016 programming competition took place on Wednesday afternoon 27 January in the Informatics Teaching Laboratory. The competition was run by Dr Paulo Oliva, who has been the organiser of the event for the last 9 years, with the help of Claire Revell, Haris Krekelis and Nikos Tzevelekos.

EECS professor takes up international chair role at Sorbonne, Paris
7 September 2015

Professor Pat Healey has been selected for the visiting professor role - international chair for ‘empirical foundations of linguistics’ - which will see him deliver a series of lectures based on the theme of miscommunication.

QMUL Microwave Pioneer to Receive Sir Frank Whittle Medal
25 August 2015

Internationally renowned British microwave engineer Professor Peter Clarricoats CBE FREng FRS (Antennas Emeritus Professor and FOunder of the Antennas and Electromagnetics Research Group at QMUL) is to receive one of the Royal Academy of Engineering’s highest accolades, the Sir Frank Whittle Medal, for his influential achievements spanning more than half a century.

Themed Issue of Phil Trans A published online
3 August 2015

Themed issue of the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A published, collected and edited by QUEST researchers from the Antennas Group at QMUL and colalborating institutes.

Research showcase 2015
29 April 2015

Researchers from QMUL’s School of Electronic Engineering and Computer Science (EECS) presented some their research to colleagues and visitors at the Mile End Campus.

EECS Professor receives prestigious Wolfson Research Merit Award
12 March 2015

Professor Mark Sandler was awarded a Wolfson Research Merit Award from the Royal Society this month.

Professor presents BBC Four documentary
20 February 2015

Queen Mary Professor Norman Fenton will be presenting a BBC Four documentary on 02 March 2015, exploring the science behind three key climate change statistics. In a special film for BBC Four, three mathematicians will explore three key statistics linked to climate change.

Double Best Paper Awards for Antennas Academic
14 August 2014

Dr Maged Elkashlan from the Antennas Group receives the best paper award at IEEE ICC 2014 in Sydney, Australia and at CHINACOM 2014 in Maoming, China

Nela Brown, EECS PhD Student, featured as part of the BCS Women in IT Campaign
8 May 2014

EECS’ Phd Student, Nela Brown is supporting a new campaign to inspire women and young girls to consider a career in IT. Nela, who began her career as a sound artist has written a blog post offering advice to young women which will feature in the month long campaign being run by BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT.

Royal Academy of Engineering Silver Medals for UK’s brightest up-and-coming tech entrepreneurs
23 April 2014

Professor Dino Distefano has today been awarded a Royal Academy of Engineering Silver Medal for his contribution to society.

Gold Medals for Theory Research
17 April 2014

The EECS Theory Group had a strong presence at ETAPS

Antennas Group Academic wins Royal Academy of Engineering Industrial Secondment to work with NPL
3 November 2013

During the secondment, which is planned for April to November 2014, Dr Alomainy will work on improving and creating new techniques to develop traceable and cost-effective measurement solutions for characterising the performance of wireless body-worn devices to aid development of on-body antenna systems. In addition, an essential aim of the secondment is to develop a set of resources used in teaching and student’s project placements of advanced experimental techniques used in assessing wearable radio devices performance in general communication electronics and hence feed into state-of-the-art teaching and learning in QMUL.

EECS’ Professor awarded prestigious European Research Council grant worth €1.5 million
27 September 2013

Prof Norman Fenton has been awarded one of the highly sought after European Research Council Advanced Grants, which attracted 2048 Professorial level applicants from all over Europe. His project (which is being funded to the value €1.5 million) is called "Effective Bayesian Modelling with Knowledge before Data (short title "BAYES-KNOWLEDGE") .

Facebook buys EECS’ Professor’s startup
22 July 2013

Facebook buys EECS' Professor's startup

PhD student Ben Bengler receives award at 9th ACM Conference on Creativity and Cognition 2013
5 July 2013

EECS' PhD student Ben Bengler was awarded the first honourable mention for Best Contribution to Creative Communication 2013 at the 9th ACM Conference on Creativity and Cognition 2013, Sydney, Australia.

Interactional Sound and Music (C4DM) at “Design Can Change!” Exhibition, Shenzhen
21 May 2013

Nick Bryan-Kinns and two of his PhD students, Ben Bengler and Dave Meckin, have been invited to exhibit their work on interactive sound at the “Design Can Change!” exhibition in Shenzhen, China.

Royal Academy of Engineering Industrial Secondment: supporting cutting-edge research and teaching
10 May 2013

Nick Bryan-Kinns, Senior Lecturer in EECS, has been awarded a Royal Academy of Engineering Industrial Secondment to work with Togeva to develop lightweight methods and tools to evaluate mobile and social user interfaces.

Queen Mary Student Teaching Awards won by EECS Staff
21 March 2013

Congratulations to Richard Kelly who won the QMSU Support Staff Member of the Year Award and Andrew McPherson who won the Postgraduate Teaching Award

Prof. Yang Hao elected as fellow of the IEEE
27 November 2012

Prof. Yang Hao from the Antennas and Electromagnetics Research Group in EECS has been elected as fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineering (IEEE) as part of the newly elevated members in 2013. This election is quite competitive and he was awarded in recognition of his contribution to Antennas and Propagation for Body-Centric Wireless Communications.

New Book on Antennas for Satellite Navigation By ANTENNAS Researchers
25 October 2012

A group of researchers in the antennas group at QMUL, including Prof. Parini, Prof. Chen and Prof. Collins have published a book on "Antennas for Global Navigation Satellite Systems".

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