University of Evansville

Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

UE’s Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science takes a unique approach by bridging the areas of electrical engineering and computer science.

Christina Howe

Biography

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After graduating from the University of Evansville in 2003 in computer engineering, Professor Howe attended graduate school at Vanderbilt University. In 2009 she returned to UE as an assistant professor of electrical engineering. She enjoys mentoring students in and out of the classroom and serves as the UE chapter IEEE advisor and SWE co-advisor. She also serves on the board of directors for the Indiana Girls Collaborative Project. She has published papers related to semiconductor electronics and engineering education.

Education

  • Ph.D. - Vanderbilt University 2008
  • M.S - Vanderbilt University 2005
  • B.S. - University of Evansville 2003

Areas of Specialization

  • Semiconductor device physics
  • Radiation effects and reliability in semiconductor devices
  • Radiation effects modeling and simulation
  • K-12 outreach
  • Developing entrepreneurial-minded engineers
  • Student advising