Mission

The mission of the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science is that the Department strives to:

  • Give students strong background in the fundamentals of computer science, computer engineering, and electrical engineering through high-impact scholarship and research
  • Expand and diversify the pool of qualified individuals in the engineering profession and to advance knowledge in computer science by providing high quality instruction and conducting research that addresses technical challenges and societal problems
  • Provide service to the university, the profession, the community, and society while dedicated to promotion of excellence among students, faculty and staff

News

Cooley Pays it Forward with Tech 4.0 STEAM Technology Teen Workshop

Fri, September 6, 2019

Computer Science Senior Jasmon Cooley is paying it forward with her non-profit startup Tech 4.0. Born and raised in Memphis, Tennessee, Cooley witnessed the absence of engineers and information technology professionals in her environment. She recognized this as a lack of available opportunities and resources. Her goal is to create a pipeline for African American engineering talent, multiplying the number of African American engineers in the United States. Read More >>

Diaz-Caez Visiting Graduate Researcher at Tsinghua University this Summer

Fri, August 23, 2019

Electrical engineering Ph.D. student Christian Diaz-Caez was selected to participate in a National Science Foundation (NSF) IRES project as a visiting graduate researcher at Tsinghua University this summer. The U.S. News and World Report ranks Tsinghua University as No. 1 in Global Universities in China rankings. Read More >>

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