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: "Control system design in power electronics converters" (April 25)

Details.


Research News



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


Hume Center hosting former Microsoft director at national security symposium — The Hume Center for National Security and Technology will...


Parikh receives Young Investigators' Award — Devi Parikh has received a U.S. Army Research Office...


Tom Martin talks to The Economist about electronic textiles — Tom Martin discussed his research with ECE’s Electronic Textiles...


ECE leads research in wireless technology for health care — Wireless@VT has partnered with the Center for Advanced Engineering...


ECE faculty, staff receive Virginia Innovation Partnership grants — The Virginia Innovation Partnership awarded i6 Challenge grants to...

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.