The Electrical and Computer Engineering Department actively participates in research development year round.

Faculty and graduate students are offered state-of-the-art facilities to engage in the opportunity to research the following areas: 

  • Alternative Energy
  • Battery Modeling and Control
  • Biomedical Instrumentation
  • Communications and Networks
  • Computer Engineering & Science
  • Control Systems
  • Electromagnetics
  • Electronics and Embedded Systems
  • Energy Management
  • Hybrid Vehicle Technology
  • Imaging and Surveillance Systems
  • Motor Drives
  • Networked and Distributed Systems
  • Optical Electronics and Photonic Devices
  • Photonics an Nanophotonics
  • Power Electronics, Motor Drives and Motion Control
  • Sensors

For more information

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Auburn Science and Engineering Center (ASEC), 157
The University of Akron
Akron, OH 44325-3904.
Tel: 330-972-7483
Fax: 330-972-6487

Dr. Abbas Omar,
Professor and Chair,

The University of Akron

Akron, OH 44325
Phone: 330-972-7111
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