Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science


The department offers M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in electrical and computer engineering with a concentration in electrical engineering (EE) or computer engineering (CpE).

Electrical engineering research areas include:

  • optics and electronic devices and circuits
  • communications
  • signal processing
  • machine vision
  • power electronics 
  • systems engineering

Computer engineering thrusts encompass:

  • computer architecture
  • software
  • embedded systems

The department also offers graduate degrees in networked systems, a program administered by an interdisciplinary group of faculty from the Department of Electrical Engineering & Computer Science and the Donald Bren School of Information & Computer Science.  


Quick Links

Graduate Admissions Coordinator

Beril Seymen
(949) 824-6012
(949) 824-9020 

Graduate Program Coordinator

Amy Pham
(949) 824-5489

Graduate Adviser

Professor Filippo Capolino

(949) 824-2164