PhD EE Degree Program Requirements

Required Courses
ELEG 6011 Graduate Seminar I 1
ELEG 6021 Graduate Seminar II 1
ELEG 6313 Stochastic Processes 3
ELEG 7016 Doctoral Research I 6
ELEG 7026 Doctoral Research II 6
ELEG 7916 Doctoral Dissertation I 6
ELEG 7926 Doctoral Dissertation II 6
Elective Courses Prescribed for Students
6000 or 7000 level Electrical Engineering courses selected from one of the Electrical Engineering tracks. 9
Free Electives
5000 to 7000 level graduate courses, but not more than 9 SCH course at the 5000 level will be accepted. 15
Total Hours 53

Courses for Electrical and Computer Engineering Tracks

(A) Computer Engineering Track

ELEG 6103 Advanced Computer Systems Design 3
ELEG 6113 Computer Architecture & Advanced Logic Design 3
ELEG 6123 The Internet: Design and Implementation 3
ELEG 6133 Fault Tolerant Computing 3
ELEG 6143 Modeling and Performance of Computer Architectures 3
ELEG 6153 Information Networks 3
ELEG 7103 Advanced Topics in Computer Engineering 3

(B) Communication and Signal Processing Track

ELEG 6203 Wireless Networks 3
ELEG 6213 Digital Communications 3
ELEG 6223 Network Management 3
ELEG 6233 Coding Theory 3
ELEG 6243 Advanced Broadband Communications Systems 3
ELEG 6253 Telecommunications Network Security 3
ELEG 6303 Signal Detection and Estimation 3
ELEG 6313 Stochastic Processes 3
ELEG 6323 DSP Systems Design 3
ELEG 6333 Wavelets and Their Applications 3
ELEG 6343 Advanced Signals and Systems 3
ELEG 6353 Advanced Digital Signal Processing 3
ELEG 7123 Advanced Topics in Telecommunications and Signal Processing 3

(C) Microelectronics Track

ELEG 6403 Solid State Devices 3
ELEG 6413 Integrated Circuit Fabrication 3
ELEG 6423 VLSI and ULSI Design 3
ELEG 6433 Semiconductor Devices 3
ELEG 6503 Advanced Photonics Materials and Devices 3
ELEG 6513 Advanced Quantum Devices 3
ELEG 6523 Advanced Characterization of Materials and Devices 3
ELEG 6533 Advanced VLSI Design 3
ELEG 6543 Advanced Solid State 3
ELEG 6553 Advanced Mixed Signal Design 3

(D) Power Engineering Track

ELEG 6713 Power System Faults Protective 3
ELEG 6723 Power System Stability 3
ELEG 6733 High Voltage Direct Current 3
ELEG 6743 Power Gen Oper Control 3
ELEG 6753 Advanced Power System 3
ELEG 6763 Power Electronics Power System 3
ELEG 6773 Advanced Electric Drives 3
ELEG 6783 Advanced Power Electronics 3

Other Technical Electives

GNEG 5063 Engineering Analysis I 3
GNEG 5073 Engineering Analysis II 3
GNEG 5033 Engineering Probability and Statistics 3
GNEG 5133 Engineering Numerical Methods 3
CVEG 5173 Finite Element Analysis 3
CHEG 5023 Microelectronics Materials 3
MCEG 5253 Advanced Engineering Materials 3
GNEG 5193 Special Topics (Advanced Heat Transfer – 001) 3
GNEG 5193 Special Topics (Dynamics of Mechanical Systems – 003) 3
GNEG 5193 Special Topics (Modern Control Systems – 015) 3
GNEG 5193 Special Topics (Environmental Modeling – 172) 3
GNEG 5193 Special Topics (Water Quality Management – 175) 3
GNEG 5193 Special Topics (Management of Engineering Projects – 179) 3
MATH 5033 Complex Analysis II 3
MATH 5343 Boundary Value Problems 3
MATH 5613 Theory of Matrices 3
MATH 5723 Partial Differential Equations 3
MATH 5773 Functional Analysis 3
MATH 5903 Modern Algebra 3
CINS 5033 Database Management Systems 3
CINS 5063 Data Structures and Algorithms 3
CINS 5323 Multimedia Applications 3
COMP 5153 Design and Analysis of Algorithms 3
COMP 5183 Software Engineering 3
COMP 5233 Distributed Computing and Parallel Processing 3
COMP 5263 Computer Graphics 3