Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
EECS faculty believe that engineering plays an integral role in the modernization of society; it leads to the development of tools and devices that benefit humankind and improve quality of life. The department offers majors in computer engineering, computer science and engineering, and electrical engineering. Students have the opportunity to take classes from world-class scholars who are working at the forefront of computer science and engineering, computer system design, high-speed analog and digital circuit design, signal and image processing, electromagnetics, photonics, high-efficiency power electronic circuits, and alternative energy power generation. Students also have the chance to participate in research and design projects. The department has two research centers: one specializing in communications, Center for Pervasive Communications & Computing, and one in MEMS, Integrated Nanosystems Research Facility. The department’s ultimate goal is to develop the minds of future leaders.