The George Washington University - School of Engineering & Applied Science
The Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering provides rising scholars and researchers to expand the field of electrical engineering through refined exploration into communications
The Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering provides rising scholars and researchers to expand the field of electrical engineering through refined exploration into communications, power and energy, and micro- and nano-electronics areas.
Students work directly with a faculty advisor to formulate their research focus, write and publish their dissertation, as well as participate actively in professional and research-focused conferences in the field of electrical engineering, such as IEEE.
Top research areas of the department:
Communications and networks
Electrical power and energy
Electronics, photonics and MEMS (VLSI systems and microelectronics)
Signal and image processing, systems and controls
Faculty Advisor & Research Area
UNT offers the only Electrical Engineering Ph.D. program in the region with focus areas that are well-aligned with pressing social, industrial and government needs. In ou
UNT offers the only Electrical Engineering Ph.D. program in the region with focus areas that are well-aligned with pressing social, industrial and government needs. In our program, you can concentrate your studies on any of these new, thriving research and business fields.
Energy-efficient power-aware antennas and circuit designs in Radio Frequency and Mixed-signal Circuit Design.
Intelligent wireless sensor networks using sustainable green technology in Communication and Signal Processing.
Large-scale complex land and airborne networks and cyber-physical systems in Systems and Control.
A unique and innovative feature of this program is the integrated entrepreneurship component. We’re the first program in the nation to feature this requirement at the Ph.D. level by engaging you in entrepreneurship and the creation of intellectual property and patent development. This in-depth knowledge helps you move your original ideas and results to the marketplace smoothly. You’ll earn a minor in Entrepreneurship from the College of Business in addition to your doctoral degree....
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) students initiate and drive cutting-edge research that with supporting studies, position them to be new leaders in the advancement of their f
The ECE Emphasis further defines and focuses the student’s Program of Study for the Ph.D. in Engineering through the requirements below:
If entering with a BS degree, a minimum of 73 hours beyond the bachelors is required as follows:
ENGR 6910 Foundations for Engineering Research (3 credit hours).
2 semesters of ENGR 8950 Graduate Seminar (2 credit hours).*
12 credit hours of ECE Area of Emphasis coursework at the 8000 level (see list below).
21 additional credit hours must be taken exclusive of research and dissertation credit. At least 9 hours must be at the 8000 level. The remainder must be at the 6000 level or higher.
A minimum of 35 credit hours of doctoral research and dissertation.
A minimum of 32 credit hours of research (ENGR 9000 or 9010). A typical student’s research hours will exceed this minimum.
3 hours of ENGR 9300 Doctoral Dissertation must be listed on the program of study.
The course offerings provide the student with an opportunity to broaden as well as to intensify his or her knowledge in a number of areas of electrical engineering. The s
The course offerings provide the student with an opportunity to broaden as well as to intensify his or her knowledge in a number of areas of electrical engineering. The student, with the aid of a faculty adviser, may plan a program in any one of a number of fields of specialization within electrical engineering or from the offerings of related departments in science and engineering.
Graduate study and research are offered in the areas of:
Digital and Microprocessor/Controller Systems: Digital Signal Processors, Embedded Microcontrollers, Microprocessors, Advanced Microprocessor Systems
Solid-State Devices, Circuits and Systems: Semiconductor Theory, Microwave Devices, and Circuits, Analog Electronics.
Systems and Controls: Systems, Controls, Manufacturing, Discrete Event Control, Neural and Fuzzy Control, Nonlinear Modern Control, Biomedical Signal Processing and Instrumentation
Electromagnetic Fields and Applications: Remote Sensing, Electromagnetic Fields, Propagation, Scattering, Radiation, and Microwave Systems.
Digital Signal and Image Processing: Vision Systems, Neural Networks, Statistical Signal Processing, Nonlinear Image Processing, Virtual Prototyping, and Virtual Environments.
Telecommunications and Information Systems: Information Transmission and Communication Systems
Power Systems: Efficient Operation, Generation, Transmission, Distribution, Deregulation
Optical Devices and Systems: Optics, Electro-optics, Diffractive Optics, Nonlinear Optics, and Lasers
Nanotechnology and MEMS - Materials and Devices: Quantum Electronic Devices, Semiconductor Surfaces and Interfaces, Single Electron Devices, Sensors and Detectors, Carbon Nanotube Devices, Noise and Reliability in Nano-Electronic Devices, Microactuators, RF MEMS, Polymer Electronics, and Nanophotonics
Renewable Energy Systems and Vehicular Technology: Power Electronics Engineering, Motor Drives, Renewable Energy Systems, Grid-Integration, and Vehicular Power Structure
Postgraduate university (doctoral) study programmes accept applicants with the following degrees: Graduate Engineer, Master of Engineering, or Master of Engineering Scien
C A L L
for admission of students to postgraduate university (doctoral) study programmes for acquiring the academic degree of Doctor of Philosophy in the field of Engineering Sciences in the academic year 2019/20:
In the subjects of Electrical Engineering for the modules
Electronic and Information Systems
Electric Power Systems and New Technologies
The number of students accepted: 10.
By choosing courses with the guidance of his or her supervisor, each student can adjust the programme to his or her research interests.
Postgraduate university (doctoral) study programmes accept applicants with the following degrees: Graduate Engineer, Master of Engineering, or Master of Engineering Sciences (in the subjects of Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture). The programme is also open to applicants with a degree in related fields, in which case they might need to pass exams in supplemental courses. Applicants must have completed a university graduate study programme with 300 ECTS credits including the undergraduate part of the programme, or a university undergraduate study programme of at least 4 years. Applicants who have earned a degree from a foreign educational institution are required to attach a decision from a competent authority on the recognition of the foreign degree....
Electrical and electronic engineering is one of the widest research fields. There are no sectors in industry or science which could develop without innovative electronic
Double degree programme with Miguel Hernandez University of Elche, Spain
Electrical and electronic engineering is one of the widest research fields. There are no sectors in industry or science which could develop without innovative electronic solutions. Investigations during doctoral studies are carried out in the fields of ultrasonic measurements and diagnostics in aviation; and energy generation and supply systems; and in other industrial sectors, applications of electronic solutions in biomedicine, monitoring and control systems for various economic and transportation facilities, including signal processing and imaging. Investigations are conducted using modern research tools and instruments in the ‘Santaka’ scientific valley. ...
Acquisition of theoretical knowledge and practical skills for solutions in the following areas: optimal and suboptimal methods, process control, control of nonlinear dyna
Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering and Informatics, Technical Cybernetics
Acquisition of theoretical knowledge and practical skills for solutions in the following areas: optimal and suboptimal methods, process control, control of nonlinear dynamic systems with applications in automotive industry, motion control, intelligent robots, artificial intelligence, computer speech and image processing, advanced electric motors and their control, design of sophisticated measuring elements, technical diagnostics, design of electronic systems and diagnosis of digital systems. Reliability modeling and risk assessment of operations and services, economic models for process control, application of optimization methods in solving technical problems. In the field of Science Engineering (experimental focus) dissertations are focused on the problems of power interaction of mechanical, thermal and electromagnetic fields, advanced laser measurement technology and experimental research in fluid dynamics, but also on the electromechanical properties of smart materials, their characterization and modern applications of smart materials in the function of sensors, actuators, resonators and microelectromechanical systems....
The rapid growth of the communications, renewable energy, and oil industry in UAE requires academic infrastructure that can support the management and maintenance of new
The rapid growth of the communications, renewable energy, and oil industry in UAE requires academic infrastructure that can support the management and maintenance of new technological innovations, and for involvement in the development and design of new products. The electrical engineering department at UAE University has initiated a Ph.D. program to support these growing needs. The award of the Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering requires successful completion of a minimum of 55 credit hours. 25 credit hours of graduate coursework and 30 credit hours in research in addition to passing comprehensive and prospectus exams. Graduates of the program will contribute to the transfer of research knowledge, skills, and methodologies to work environments. Graduates of the program will be highly specialized in their respective areas and therefore they are anticipated to take the lead in the national development of the UAE in the various fields of Electrical Engineering....
QUB Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences (EPS)
The School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EEECS) aims to enhance the way we use technology in communication, health services, data security
The School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EEECS) aims to enhance the way we use technology in communication, health services, data security and many other related areas.
Pioneering research is the lifeblood of the school and is evidenced by the most recent Research Assessment Exercise (RAE), in which over 80% of the school’s research was judged to be internationally excellent or world leading.
Within the School, we have a number of specialist research centres including a Global Research Institute, specialising in Cyber Security, Wireless and Data Science, the Institute of Electronics, Communications and Information Technology (ECIT) and the Centre for Intelligent and Autonomous Manufacturing Systems....
The Ph.D. program in Electrical Engineering aims to provide advanced education and a cutting-edge research experience in electrical and electronics engineering, or in ele
Ph.D. in Electrical and Electronics Engineering
The Ph.D. program in Electrical Engineering aims to provide advanced education and a cutting-edge research experience in electrical and electronics engineering, or in electrical and computer engineering crossing the boundary of the two disciplines. The focus of this program is excellence in research. Graduates of the program can join industry or continue to work in academia.
Computational Biology & Bioinformatics
Computational EM, Waves and Optics
Concurrent systems: Multi-threaded software, multi-core systems
Cryptography, Security, and Privacy
Design Technologies for Hardware, Software, and Biological Systems
Digital Signal Processing
Distributed & Parallel Computing
Image Processing & Computer Vision
Integrated Circuits and Computer-Aided Design for VLSI
Intelligent Systems & Machine Learning
Micro & Nano Systems (MEMS & NEMS) Multimedia & Networking Multimedia
Nanoscale and Molecular Communications
Natural Language Processing
Peer-to-Peer Systems and Network Protocols
Secure Cloud Services
Software Engineering: Reliability, Analysis, Verification
Underwater Acoustic Communications
The doctor study programme provides the specialized university education to the graduates of the previous master study in electronics and communication technologies.
Electrical Engineering and Communication
Electronics and Communication branch
Length of Study: 4 years
Programme: Electrical Engineering and Communication
Faculty: Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Communication
Academic year: 2019/2020
Mode of study: full-time, combined
Profile of the branch:
The doctor study programme provides the specialised university education to the graduates of the previous master study in electronics and communication technologies. The students are educated in various branches of theoretical and applied electronics and communication techniques. The students make deeper their theoretical knowledge of higher mathematics and physics, and they earn also knowledge of applied informatics and computer techniques. They get ability to produce scientific works....
The University of Nottingham - Faculty of Engineering
The Electrical and Electronic Engineering PhD brings innovation in science and technology to applications ranging from the generation and use of electrical energy (includ
Areas of research strength include biophysics, imaging and optical science, photonic engineering, power electronics, ultrasonics and electromagnetic simulation.
This course requires a 2:1 or international equivalent and/or masters at merit level or above in a relevant subject, and an IELTS level 6.0 (5.5 in each element).
The course is usually completed over a period of around three years, however, a 42-month duration course is also available.
The facilities in the faculty are outstanding and include a Gigahertz transverse electromagnetic cell, an RF anechoic chamber, an optical materials evaluation system lab, an RF lab, a photoluminescence lab, optics and ultrasonic labs comprising multiple optical benches, semiconductor clean rooms, power electronic module packaging facility, 270 kVA variable frequency ac supply, dynamometer testing to 800 kW and 120,000 rpm, and environmental testing including temperature, altitude, humidity and vibration....
King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
Electrical Engineering (EE) plays an important role in the fields of engineering, applied physics, and computational sciences. A significant portion of advancement in tec
ABOUT THE PROGRAM
Electrical Engineering (EE) plays an important role in the fields of engineering, applied physics, and computational sciences. A significant portion of advancement in technology originates from cutting-edge research performed in the field of EE. At KAUST the EE program is bound to this tradition: It aims for preparing students for a multitude of professional paths and advancing world-class research and research-based education through interdisciplinary partnering within engineering and science.
The EE degree program has two (2) major tracks:
The Electro-Physics track encompasses technical areas of solid-state electronics, microsystems, electromagnetics, and photonics, while the Systems track encompasses communications, networking, signal processing, computer vision, and control....
The program aims to provide the students the skills to apply the advanced knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering especially for solving complex problems in th
Graduate Degree program in Electrical and Electronics Engineering has been established with a vision that introducing innovative products can only be achieved by specialization and by combining creativity and engineering experience. This program is organized to provide the students the opportunity to specialize in signal processing, energy systems, applied electromagnetics, power electronics and control systems.
The program aims to provide the students the skills to apply the advanced knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering especially for solving complex problems in their specialization area, to operate and conduct inter-disciplinary studies and to work with others, in professional and social settings and to organize and participate creative and integrative design activities effectively....
University of British Columbia - Faculty of Applied Science
The Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Electrical and Computer Engineering Program is for students interested in pursuing advanced studies and research in Biomedical Technol
The Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Electrical and Computer Engineering Program is for students interested in pursuing advanced studies and research in Biomedical Technologies, Communications Systems, Computer, and Software Systems, Energy Systems, or Micro and Nano Technologies. Applicants to the program must have a high scholastic standing and must have demonstrated an aptitude for research to be admitted to the Ph.D. program, as the program is designed to develop the ability for independent research.
Electrical and Computer Engineers develop computing systems, from chip architecture to mobile applications, to communications protocols as well as the energy systems to allow these devices and all other electrical systems to function. The discipline has a huge impact on society because it helps to design the systems we use in everything from health to finance to safety....