Graduate students play an essential part in carrying out the School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science’s mission to conduct research that will make a difference to industry, government, and society.
The School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science is instrumental in preparing students at all levels for technological productivity. The success of our graduate students in industry and higher education reflects our excellence.
Research areas in our electrical and computer engineering graduate programs include:
- Power engineering
- Electromagnetics and optical communications
- Control systems
- Signal processing and communications
- Embedded systems
Research areas in computer science include:
- Algorithms and theory of computing
- Computer networks and distributed computing
- Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence
- Data Science
- Bioinformatics and Computational Biology
- High Performance Computing
- Human Computer Interaction
- Software Engineering
Research in these areas are prominent among peer institutions and consistently attract funding from government and private sources. Funding helps support research, teaching, and laboratory assistants, equip laboratories, and pay for travel to conferences and faculty development opportunities. For further information on areas/tracks, please refer to the handbook.
Master of Science
The School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science offers Masters of Science programs, with thesis and non-thesis options in electrical engineering, computer science, and computer engineering, and an online non-thesis degree in software engineering.
Doctor of Philosophy
The School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science offers Doctorate degrees in electrical engineering (including computer engineering), and computer science.
Our world-class faculty includes a member of the National Academy of Engineering and seven Fellows of national professional societies such as IEEE and the Institute of Physics.Graduate Program Committee
Ali Saberi (EE)
Zhe Dang (CS)
Jana Doppa (CS)
Thomas Fischer (CS)
Larry Holder (CS)
Partha Pratim Pande (CE)
- Energy Systems Innovation Center (ESIC)
- Smart Grid Demonstration and Research Investigation Lab (SGDRIL)
- Intellligent Robot Learning Laboratory
- CASAS Smart Home Project
- Mobile, Pervasive and Sensor Computing (MPSC)
- Smart Environments Research Center
- High Performance Computational Biology Laboratory
- Analog, RF and Mixed-Signal Application Group (ARMAG)
- Information Research Lab
For more information contact:
Office: EME 405
Phone: (509) 335-6636