Electrical and Computer Engineering

The Electrical and Computer Engineering Department at UC Santa Cruz aims to achieve engineering discoveries that benefit humankind through a combination of curiosity, open-mindedness, and inclusiveness. We aim to provide undergraduate and graduate students with inspiration and quality education, believing that rigor, creativity, and excitement should be part of the Electrical and Computer Engineering curriculum. Our Electrical Engineering undergraduate program is ABET accredited.

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News

Paper introducing new optofluidic approach for detection of single viruses named Editor’s Pick by Optics Letters

A team of Baskin Engineering researchers, including Electrical and Computer Engineering Professor and Kapany Chair of Optoelectronics Holger Schmidt, graduate students Jennifer Black, Vahid Ganjalizadeh, and postdoctoral researcher Joshua Parks, published research findings on a new optofluidic... Read More

NSF funds UC Santa Cruz development of multifocus structured illumination microscope

The National Science Foundation has awarded UC Santa Cruz $700,000 for the development of a multifocus structured illumination microscope. Electrical and Computer Engineering Assistant Professor Sara Abrahamsson will lead the project. The multifocus structured illumination microscope will combine... Read More

Baskin Engineering announces six new faculty members

The Baskin School of Engineering welcomes six new faculty members this year, bringing the total faculty count to 103. These new faculty bring expertise in a wide range of subjects to the school of engineering, from game design to data science to cyber-physical systems, enhancing the departments of... Read More

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