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Student inventors receive innovation prizes

At the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, innovation is becoming part of everyday thinking.

ECE Student Testimonials

Hear directly from M.Eng and Ph.D. students about their positive experiences in ECE at Cornell!

ECE Day 2013

Cornell University Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) students, faculty and staff enjoyed a relaxed day and the chance to dunk their colleagues at the fourth annual ECE Day, May 8, 2013.

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]

Recent News

Professor Stephen Wicker briefs National Economic Council on big data, analytics, and privacy

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ECE Professor Stephen B. Wicker was recently invited, along with faculty from Princeton, MIT, and...

Wicker advisee Stephanie Santoso interns with White House Office of Science and Technology Policy

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ECE Professor Stephen Wicker’s Ph.D. advisee Stephanie Santoso is in Washington, D.C. interning...

Big Red Googler and ECE Alum Sagar Kamdar '99 featured in Cornell Engineering Online Magazine

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Kamdar, a director on Project Loon, Google’s ambitious plan for balloon-­powered Internet around...

ECE Ph.D. student Dipayan Ghosh interns with the National Economic Council at the White House

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Dipayan Ghosh, a Ph.D. student in the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering will take his...

Illustrations that Inspire: Cornell ECE and Big Data

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ECE Connections magazine cover showcased on Illustration blog.

One team from ECE takes home two awards during the 17th Annual BOOM showcase on Wednesday, March 27

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This original student project is Pulso, a hand-mounted mobility device that allows visually...

Cornell ECE researchers win Outstanding Paper Award for silicon tweezer to aid in surgical operations

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Cornell researchers have developed a multi-function silicon tweezer for characterizing the...