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Electrical and Computer Engineering is central to most all areas defining the modern world; from robotics and biomedicine to advanced energy systems, wireless communications technologies, and next generation sensing methods. ECE at Tufts is dedicated to a collaborative and interdisciplinary approach to education and research for all our students, faculty, and staff. Learn more >

Research Areas

- Integrated Circuits and VLSI
- Electro-optical Materials and
  Renewable Energy

- Microfabrication, Nanotechnology,
  and Sensors

- Microwave and Wireless Engineering
- Control, Energy Systems and Robotics
- Communications, Networks,
  and Information Theory

- Signal and Image Processing

Faculty Highlights

Prof. Shuchin Aeron receives NSF CAREER award

Associate Professor Shuchin Aeron has received a five-year $530,000 National Science Foundation early career award for his work advancing multidimensional data science via new algebraic models and algorithms. He aims to re-invigorate interest among other researchers in using tools from linear and multilinear algebra that are currently overlooked.
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ECE News and Events

September 2, 2016
Aeron invited to participate in symposium
Assistant Professor Shuchin Aeron has been invited to participate in the fourth Arab-American Frontiers symposium.

August 22, 2016
Panetta interviewed on IT gender wage gap
Professor and Associate Dean of Graduate Education Karen Panetta discusses the gender wage gap in the IT industry and calls for salary transparency.

August 3, 2016
Vandervelde elevated to IEEE senior member
Associate Professor Tom Vandervelde has been elevated to the rank of IEEE senior member.

July 18, 2016
Sonkusale and colleagues invent "smart" thread
Associate Professor Sameer Sonkusale and colleagues invented a thread that wirelessly collects real-time diagnostic data when sutured into tissue.

July 7, 2016
Panetta speaks to CNNMoney on women in engineering
Professor and Associate Dean of Graduate Education Karen Panetta was interviewed by CNNMoney. Panetta spoke on the multiplicity of opportunities available to female engineers, as well as discussing ways to navigate the predominantly male culture and the gender pay gap in engineering.

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Degree Programs

Undergraduate Degrees
B.S. in Computer Engineering
B.S. in Electrical Engineering
B.S. in Engineering

Entrepreneurship Programs
Minor in Engineering Leadership
Minor in Engineering Management

Graduate Degrees
Ph.D. Program
Master's Degree

Alumni Profiles

Premkumar Natarajan, EG96, former executive vice president of Raytheon BBN Technologies, took the helm at the USC Viterbi School of Engineering's Information Sciences Institute (ISI).

Brian Muse, E09, co-founded a digital agency and product development company called One Mighty Roar. Based in downtown Boston, OMR specializes in the design and development of web applications.

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