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Spring Career Fair 2019

On March 6, 2019, The College of Engineering and Computer Science held their Spring Career Fair. The event boasts 50+ companies who set up booths to offer UTC students opportunities to learn more about their companies, and in many cases, intervew for open positions, internships and more. The event was held from 10am to 2pm in the EMCS building on the 3rd and 4th floor. The career fair is

Dean’s List Fall 2018

  IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER   Othman Abdulkareem Laith Abood Jiboey Abraham Abdulrahman Alajmi Abdullah Aldawsari Mohammed Aldosari Wasmi Aldousari Saoud Alenezi Abdulaziz Alessa Farah Alessa Abdullah Alhajri Mukhlid Alharbi Musab Alharbi Nasser Alharbi Turki Alharthy Abdallah Alkandary Amar Alkulaib Nicholas Allen Hussain Almarri Hassan Almutawa Fahad Alrashidi Hamad Alresheedi Majdi Alsaeedi Abdulaziz Alshammari Mohammad Alshehri Majid Alsuwayih Saleh Alyami Tony Amegnaglo Ian Ammerall Joshua Anchanattu Charles Anderson Rachel Anderson

IEEE Power and Energy Society awards scholarships to UTC Electrical Engineering students

Timothy Mannon and Christopher Lee Electrical Students, Christopher Lee and Timothy Mannon from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga’s College of Engineering and Computer Science, each received a $2,000 scholarship from the IEE PES Scholarship Plus Initiative. One hundred and seventy-four (174) PES Scholarship recipients were selected from 96 U.S., Puerto Rico & Canadian universities for the 2019-19 academic year. The initiative recognizes undergraduate students who have declared a

Backpack 2 Briefcase Event – Get prepared for the CECS Career Fair

The College of Engineering and Computer Science held its first ever Backpack 2 Briefcase event on November 2, 2018 where students were welcomed to meet with professionals to get assistance with their job search readiness. This event was held to prepare students for the CECS Career Fair to hone their skills before meeting with prospective employers. The areas covered during the event were resume writing, dressing for success, mock

Online Engineering Management Program in Top 20 Nationally for Affordability

UTC’s online master’s degree program in engineering management is ranked 16th nationally for affordability and quality by the SR Education Group, an organization that researches and compiles information on college degree programs and resources available to prospective college students. UTC’s is among SR Education Group’s 2019 rankings at its GuidetoOnlineSchools.com. Rankings cite institutions with annual tuition of less than $12,000 as “the most affordable options for online master’s degrees

Speaker Series – Julian Bell – “After the Engineering Degree: Core Non-Technical Traits that Accelerate Career Success”

On Thursday, October 11th, 2018, Julian Bell, the Executive Vice President of Signal Energy Constructors, one of the top utility scale renewable energy engineering, procurement and construction firms in the United States spoke to the College of Engineering and Computer Science on the topic of “After the Engineering Degree: Core Non-Technical Traits that Accelerate Career Success.” Bell has overseen major contracting and preconstruction activities on over 80 renewable energy

Study Abroad in Germany – Automotive Engineering and Mechatronics at the Ostfalia University of Applied Sciences

On October 8, 2018, Professor Rolf Roskam visited the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga College of Engineering and Computer Science for a talk on the opportunities for both students and professors to learn and teach at Ostfalia University of Applied Sciences in Wolfenbüttel, Germany. Students will have the opportunity to take classes for mechatronics and automotive engineering in the English language during their time in this program. While some

Integrating Biological Big Data Research into Student Training and Education

Hong Qin, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga In collaboration with Tuskegee University, Spelman College, and West Virginia University, the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga is proposing a big data spoke project on the education of biological big data (BBD). The spoke project is to promote the integration and automation of BBD into student training and education. Major educational activities will help faculty and students bridge the gap between big

Volkswagen Awards $15,000 to UTC Student Competitions

Daniel Pack, dean of the College of Engineering and Computer Science, accepts a $15,000 commitment from Volkswagen from the company’s communications manager, Amanda Plecas, for support of student competitions. Volkswagen officials visited CECS for a facilities tour in September and were introduced to student engineering projects including the chem-e car, rocket and baja car teams. The Chemical Engineering Club discussed its chem-e car project and explained the process in

Speaker Series – Ronald Arkin – “Robots that Need to Mislead: Biologically-inspired Machine Deception”

On Friday, September 7th, 2018, Ronald Arkin, Director of the Mobile Robot Laboratory, Georgia Tech Kicked off the series as the first speaker of our distinguished speaker series visited the College of Engineering and Computer Science for a talk on his research entitled “Robots that Need to Mislead: Biologically-inspired Machine Deception”. What if a robot could mislead you? How deception research is being applied to robotic systems and the