ECE: Electrical & Computer Engineering
RESEARCH PROGRAMS

Wireless @ VT researchers led by Jeff Reed are developing wireless technology to make
the hospitals of the future more efficient. They envision a hospital where every sensor and
device is connected in an intelligent system, helping to improve patient care and reduce
costs.

Upcoming Research Seminar

CESCA Seminar (September 5)

Details.


Research News



Schaumont quoted in Circuit Cellar post — Patrick Schaumont was quoted in Circuit Cellar's EE Tip...


Dhruv Batra receives NSF CAREER Award for machine perception research — Dhruv Batra has received an NSF Faculty Early Career...


Hou gives opening address at IEEE INFOCOM — Tom Hou delivered the opening address at IEEE INFOCOM...


VT Advanced Research Institute partner in $47 million wind project — The Department of Energy (DOE) awarded Dominion Virginia Power...


ECE student awarded NSF Graduate Research Fellowship — Peter Nguyen (BSEE ’14) has been accepted into the...


Wireless@VT team wins best paper at IEEE DySPAN — Wireless@VT researchers, including Jerry Park and Jeff Reed, received...

Major Research Groups



Research Mission

ECE's research funding reaches about $25 million yearly and efforts are dedicated to extending the base of knowledge, developing and transferring technology in support of the state's and the country's industrial activity, and providing students with experience in cutting edge pursuits in the field.