PhD EE Program Objectives


The Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) program in Electrical Engineering is a research oriented degree program.  Its purpose is to advance the knowledge in the fields of Electrical Engineering and enable students of exceptional ability to undertake advanced study and original research.  It prepares students for a research and/or teaching career in industry, research institutions, universities, and government.  The program has a focus on state-of–art technology issues that cross boundaries of Computer Engineering, Microelectronics, and Communications & Signal Processing.