Electrical Engineering

The Electrical 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 Engineering curriculum. Our undergraduate program is ABET accredited.

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UC Santa Cruz researchers develop scalable method for virus detection

Early diagnosis of infectious diseases can lead to accurate treatments and can prevent transmission and long-term complications. But to detect and identify an infectious disease is not easy. Disease-causing pathogens are normally present in low concentrations, requiring extremely sensitive devices... Read More

DYF Award Recipients (left to right): Charles Cole, Shereen Oraby, Jude Zhu, Shweta Jain, Rakshit Agrawal, and Huazhe Wang.

Six Baskin School of Engineering students receive Dissertation Year Fellowships

Dissertation-Year Fellowships (DYFs) are state-funded, merit-based fellowships awarded on a competitive basis to doctoral graduate students who have overcome significant social or educational obstacles to achieve a college education, and whose backgrounds equip them to contribute to... Read More

In Memoriam: Joel Kubby (1957–2018)

It is with deep sadness that we inform you of the death of Joel Kubby, professor of electrical engineering and former chair of the department. Joel passed away in the early morning hours of April 18, 2018. Joel earned a B.A. in physics from UC Berkeley in 1980 and a Ph.D. in applied physics from... Read More

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