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SEAS’ Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering Graduate Programs Rise in National Rankings

ECE equipment In the 2023 edition of the U.S. News & World Report SEAS programs’ Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) increased in rankings among peer institutions. Read more.

Zoox CEO, Aicha Evans, to Deliver SEAS Commencement Address

Aicha Evans Aicha Evans, BS ’96, will deliver the keynote address at the School of Engineering and Applied Science Graduation Ceremony on Friday, May 13, 2022.
Aicha Evans is the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Zoox. Zoox was founded in 2014 to develop a complete ecosystem for delivering autonomous mobility, from the core autonomous technology and vehicle design to an operating model and revolutionary product experience. Towards that end, Zoox is building a fleet of fully autonomous, battery electric, zero-emission vehicles that are purpose built and optimized for ridesharing in cities.

Professor John Helveston's Op-Ed on the US Solar Industry Featured in The Hill

John Helveston The recent Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Working Group III report sets some rather ambitious goals for avoiding the worst consequences of climate change, such as reducing greenhouse gas emissions by 45 percent by the end of the decade. Read the full article.