Alumni Resources



The Mission of the Alumni Advisory Board is to provide critical and supportive advice to assist the UCLA Electrical and Computer Engineering Department in enhancing its leadership role in education and research. The Board helps foster a sense of community among the Department’s Alumni, and helps promote, through academic, professional, and social events, improved interaction with the Alumni and excellence in the Department’s educational programs and objectives. The Board also assists in promoting the achievements of distinguished Alumni, the achievements of the Department and assists in fundraising efforts for student scholarships and fellowships.


Distinguished Professor Asad M Madni Awarded ASME 2020 Soichiro Honda Medal

UCLA Samueli Alumni Elected to National Academy of Engineering

Distinguished Professor Asad M Madni Awarded IEEE AESS 2020 Industrial Innovation Award

Distinguished Adjunct Professor Asad M Madni Awarded Royal Aeronautical Society’s (RAeS) Highest Honor

Distinguished Adjunct Professor, Asad M. Madni, has been elected to the European Academy of Sciences and Arts (EASA)

Distinguished Adjunct Professor Asad M. Madni Honored by Marquis Who’s Who

Distinguished Adjunct Professor Asad M Madni was the Invited Keynote Speaker at TECHLAV 2019

IEEE-HKN Honor Society Names Top Award for Asad M. Madni, Visionary Leader and Pioneer

Prof. Asad Madni Presents the 2018 NAE Gordon Prize to Prof. Paul Yock of Stanford University

Distinguished Adjunct Professor Asad M Madni was the Invited Keynote Speaker and Panelist at the NAE Grand Challenges Scholars Program Workshop and the Grand Challenges Symposium in Hong Kong

IEEE Names Distinguished Adjunct Professor Asad Madni as Recipient of the 2019 IEEE Frederik Philips Award

Professor Asad Madni Invited as Distinguished Leader by the Presidents of the NAS, NAE & NAM on Capitol Hill

Ahmadreza (Reza) Rofougaran to receive the 2018 IEEE Circuits and Systems Industrial Pioneer Award

Dr. Asad Madni Inducted into Medical and Biological Engineering Elite

Distinguished Adjunct Professor Asad M Madni was the Invited Keynote Speaker at the 2018 IEEE IESES Conference

Dr. Dan Goebel has been appointed JPL Fellow

Like Father, Like Son

Distinguished Adjunct Professor Asad M. Madni has been elected a Fellow of the Royal Aeronautical Society (UK)

Distinguished Adjunct Professor Asad M. Madni has been awarded the Mahatma Gandhi Pravasi Samman Gold Medal

Dr. John Staudhammer 1932 – 2017

Dr. Shri Narayanan and Dr. Dan M. Goebel have been elected NAI Fellows

2017 IEEE Fellows

Maryam Rofougaran: Transforming Wireless Technology

Leo and Jonathan

Michael A. Jensen appointed the dean of BYU’s College of Engineering

Confirming Einstein: Q&A with LIGO Scientist and EE Alum Richard Savage


01/13/2020 Alumni Advisory Board Meeting
10/23/2018 Jenny Ji, who graduated in 2006, was recently promoted to the rank of Major in the USAF. She is now Chief, GPS Launch Integration and Operations, at the US Air Force Base in El Segundo. She also recently spent six months in Afghanistan.

4/18/2018 Barry Barish, C. D. Mote, Jr., Ming Hsieh, Kip Thorne, Marcia McNutt, Asad M Madni, Victor J. Dzau, Norm Augustine and Michael Rosbash

4/18/2018 With-Michael-Young-second-from-left-2017-Nobel-Laureate-Physiology-and-Medicine

4/18/2018 With-Kip-Thorne-2017-Nobel-Laureate-Physics

4/18/2018 With-Michael-Rosbash-2017-Nobel-Laureate-Physiology-and-Medicine

4/18/2018 With-Joachim-Frank-2017-Nobel-Laureate-Chemistry

4/18/2018 With-Barry-Barish-2017-Nobel-Laureate-Physics

4/18/2018 With-Adam-Riess-seond-from-left-2011-Nobel-Laureate-Physics

10/17/16 Annual AAB Meeting

11/8/13 Alumni Advisory Board – Fall 2013 Meeting

10/25/13 Sharon Hong Receives a plaque of appreciation for three years of dedicated service to the board.

12/11/03 Inaugural meeting