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Flex Start

In Fall 2020, SEAS began to offer select admitted master’s degree students the ability to start their MS degree program online through our Flex-Start program. The Flex-Start program is ideal for admitted students who may be impacted by travel restrictions or visa delays. Visit our Flex-Start program page for more information.

 

SEAS COVID-19 Research

The SEAS community is working on solutions to help combat COVID-19 and respond to COVID-19-related issues.
Browse our projects.

 

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Faculty and students in GW's Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) work together in classrooms and laboratories to develop technology-oriented solutions to many of today's real-world challenges.

 


 

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Individualizing Cybersecurity

Drs. Tian Lan and Guru Venkataramani are developing a way to keep computer systems safer from would-be hackers with a new approach that would eliminate security loopholes before they can be exploited.

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Dr. Sorger Wins PECASE

Dr. Volker Sorger was named recently as a winner of a Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE), a very prestigious award bestowed on scientists and engineers by the US government.

 


Features

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ECE Labs

The ECE Laboratories provide our students with real world evaluation, design, and test experience.

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Science and Engineering Hall

GW’s Science and Engineering Hall (SEH) is the largest academic building dedicated to these fields in the nation’s capital. 

 


 

News

GW Today highlights adaptation of ECE labs for virtual learning

ECE faculty have introduced cutting-edge technology to traditional in-person lab courses, a change that will outlast the COVID-19 pandemic. Read the GW Today article.

Dr. Sorger wins AFOSR grant to study 2D materials photonics

The Air Force Office of Scientific Research has awarded Dr. Volker Sorger a $650,000 grant for the project “Monolithically-Integrated 2D-Materials Photonics: Scalable and Foundry-Near Processes and Device Concepts.”

Dr. Sorger’s research featured in Optics & Photonics

The Optics & Photonics article features research recently published by Dr. Sorger and his co-authors that reports a new VCSEL design paradigm to fundamentally improve the speed of an entire class of semiconductor laser.

Upcoming Events

April
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GW Research Showcase

9:00am—5:00pm

April
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April
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GW Digital Health Summit

9:00am—5:00pm

  


  

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The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering offers ABET-accredited Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering and Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering degrees. Within each academic program, students have the opportunity to tailor the curriculum to suit their interests and needs through a variety of electives.