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The Future of ECE with Clif Pollock

ECE Director Clif Pollock discussed the exciting things that are happening in the department and the vision for the future via Livestream on October 9, 2014.

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Breaking rules to help students make great things happen

Why Cornell ECE?

Incoming graduate students explain why they chose Cornell ECE during the Electrical and Computer Engineering New Graduate Student Welcome Reception, August 25, 2014.

Academic Programs

Bachelor of Science Degree

Based upon three technical foundations (computers, mathematics, and physics), ECE prepares you for graduate study or a career in all branches of engineering as well as business, medicine, and law. Graduates find employment with top international companies in the computer industry, networking and telecom, data analytics, financial services, aerospace and defense, information security, automotive, manufacturing and technology, research and development, energy and power, health care, and law. Those who go on to graduate study attend top-tiered schools throughout the country. [more info]

Master of Engineering Degree

The Master of Engineering (M.Eng) Degree is a one year program for students seeking advanced training in current technology and engineering design. It is designed to put professional engineers on the fast track to success. [more info]

Ph.D. Degree

The Ph.D. program at Cornell ECE prepares students to be future leaders in research, development and teaching through rigorous course work and cutting-edge research. As an interdisciplinary program, students may take advantage of the wide range of research opportunities on campus, from physics to bioscience, from mathematics to economics. [more info]

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Recent News

ECE senior selected as 2014-15 Frank and Rosa Rhodes Scholarship recipient

Brecken Blackburn was chosen to receive scholarships along with Jovana Andrejevic (AEP).

Jason Hoople, ECE Ph.D. Student wins Best Student Paper Award

Cornell ECE Ph.D. student Jason Hoople received the Best Student Paper award at the 2014 IEEE...

ECE students Max Rothstein and Richard Speranza create real-time wireless laser tag system

Blasterworks is a new spin on laser tag with wireless real-time updates

Defying physics, engineers prove a magnetic field for light

Using an interferometer, Michal Lipson and colleagues have demonstrated an effective magnetic field...

Experiment makes energy savings a game

An experiment in partnership with Con Edison this summer has shown that consumers might be willing...

Cornell moves up a notch in 2015 U.S. News rankings

Cornell has moved up one spot in the annual college rankings from U.S. News and World Report, which...

Chen, Martinez, Molnar & Suh receive teaching awards

Four ECE faculty members receive teaching awards from the College of Engineering.