The department has a number of widely recognized research strengths including:

  • Power and power electronics
  • Optics and photonics
  • Signal and imaging processing
  • Nanotechnology

Department research work is supported by a number of national agencies including:

  • National Science Foundation
  • Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency
  • US Air Force
  • US Navy

In addition, the department enjoys research support from a number of national and local industries.

Research Laboratories

  • Control Systems Laboratory
  • Electromagnetic Communication and Sensing Laboratory
  • Laboratory for Image, Signal Processing and Digital Communications
  • Medical Imaging and Instrumentation Laboratory
  • Optical Device Modeling Laboratory
  • Power Systems Laboratory
  • Signal Processing and Implementation Laboratory
  • Wireless Information Transmission Electronics Laboratory (WITEL)