Initiatives

implantable chip
May 11, 2015
A Purdue research team is making progress in developing wireless implantable medical devices for treatment of a variety of conditions using wireless networks of nanoelectronic sensors and actuators.
Mirror Mirror
May 4, 2015
ECE students seeking a way to save time by being able to get ready in the morning while checking the latest news, emails and even bus schedules have created a monitor that shows relevant information to the user and acts like a traditional mirror.
Professor Vladimir Shalaev
March 27, 2015
Progress in developing nanophotonic devices capable of withstanding high temperatures and harsh conditions for applications including data storage, sensing, health care and energy will depend on the research community and industry adopting new "plasmonic ceramic" materials, according to a commentary this week in the journal Science.
ECE Student Pat Sabpisal
March 27, 2015
Purdue University students have developed an app that helps users print documents from smartphones to selected printers on campus, which could cut down on the time it takes to print.
Professor Zhihong Chen
March 11, 2015
A new process for coating copper nanowires with graphene - an ultrathin layer of carbon – lowers resistance and heating, suggesting potential applications in computer chips and flexible displays.
Professor Gerhard Klimeck
March 6, 2015
A relentless global effort to shrink transistors has made computers continually faster, cheaper and smaller over the last 40 years. This effort has enabled chipmakers to double the number of transistors on a chip roughly every 18 months--a trend referred to as Moore's Law.
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