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Electrical and Computer Engineering: Delivering innovative, cross-disciplinary technologies that address society’s grand challenges

Electrical and computer systems are fundamental to modern life, from smart energy management to mission-critical defense systems, from wireless communications to life-saving healthcare devices. The Charles L. Brown Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering is distinguished by its highly collaborative culture as well as its core strengths in areas like terahertz and photonic devices, low-power digital systems, signal and image processing, and advanced controls. Thanks to our extensive partnerships with researchers around the University and the world, we are at the forefront of innovation in such emerging fields as cyber-physical systems and multifunctional materials integration, as well as neuroscience, smart and connected health and medical imaging.

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Phone: 434-924-4101

Farzad Farnoud

Assistant Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Assistant Professor, Computer Science

Research Areas
  • Information and Coding Theory
  • Stochastic Modeling
  • Computational Biology
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Phone: ​434-924-1365

Nicola Bezzo

Assistant Professor, Engineering Systems and Environment, Assistant Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering

Research Areas
  • CPS Cyber-security
  • Autonomous Mobile Robots (aerial and ground robotics)
  • Autonomy and Controls/Control Systems
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Jundong Li

Assistant Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Assistant Professor, Computer Science, Assistant Professor, Data Science

Research Areas
  • Data Mining
  • Machine Learning
  • Artificial Intelligence
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  • 22

    Early Career Awards

  • 10

    IEEE Fellows

  • 10 M

    FY 21 sponsored research