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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. 

 


 

 

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News

In Memoriam: Dr. Lawrence H. Bennett

Lawrence BennettDr. Lawrence H. Bennett, a former research professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering from 1996 to 2019, passed away on Dec. 30, 2021 in Baltimore, Maryland. He was 91.

Flex-Start Program for SEAS MS Students

Our Flex-Start program offers admitted master’s degree students the ability to start their MS degree program online and is ideal for admitted students who may be impacted by travel restrictions or visa delays. Visit our Flex-Start program page for more information.

Dr. Sorger wins DURIP Award

The US Department of Defense has named Dr. Volker Sorger to receive an FY 2022 Defense University Research Instrumentation Program (DURIP) award.

ECE students design equipment for US Department of Defense and VA

This ECE capstone project team worked with federal agencies to design and develop an autonomous wobble chair to help researchers working with patients with extremity trauma.

  


  

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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.