Alumni

Rick Bergman, CEO of Synaptics – giving tech a sense of touch

ECE alum Rick Bergman, CEO of Synaptics, is working to make tomorrow’s technology user friendly, safe, and reliable. The company hopes to lead what they call “the human interface revolution.” |Medium Read

Peter and Evelyn Fuss Endowed Chair of ECE

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Peter S. Fuss: From Michigan to Leading a Global Network Technology Company

Fuss' solid foundation and curious nature led him to make lasting contributions first at Bell Labs, and then as a founder and president of Tellabs, International.|Medium Read
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Babak Parviz one of 20 alumni honored with U-M Bicentennial Award

Babak Parviz (MSE PhD EE 97 01; also MS Physics 97) was presented with a Bicentennial Alumni Award for his pioneering technological innovations that improve people’s lives. Babak is one of 20 alumni to earn this award.|Short Read

U-M Aero alum runs for Michigan governor

Aerospace alum Senator Patrick Colbeck has announced his candidacy for Michigan governor. |Short Read
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Longtime champion of NAME department, Stephen Kemp, passes away

Stephen Kemp (BSE 1969 NAME) has lost his battle with pancreatic cancer on June 11, 2017 at his home in Whitemore Lake, Michigan. |Medium Read
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Committed to construction

In honor of John L. Tishman’s legacy, Dan and Sheryl Tishman have provided a gift that will expand the scope and impact of the construction management program. |Short Read
Portrait of Aisha Bowe

Growing STEM

In 2013, alumna Aisha Bowe co-founded STEMBoard, a technology company. STEMBoard’s goal is to help historically underrepresented youth play a role in designing tomorrow’s technologies.|Short Read

Won Pyo Hong, President of Samsung SDS, Presented with Inaugural ECE Alumni Impact Award

This honor, established in 2017, recognizes Dr. Hong for his pioneering work in the personal electronics industry, playing a key role in shaping our world.|Short Read
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Aftin & Astin Ross: Changing the world together

Aftin and Astin Ross, PhDs in biomedical engineering, are making a name for themselves at the FDA.|Short Read