Design computer hardware, components, and software in order to develop next-generation products and appliances that contain embedded systems.
Competencies include Software Systems, Circuits and electronics, Digital systems and IC design, Computer networks, Robotics, Embedded Systems, Hardware-software interfaces, Computer architecture, Digital signal processing. Students design and build computing and electronic devices such as a heart-beat monitor, autonomous vehicles, and audio/video processing systems.
Computer languages: JAVA, C++, C, Assembly, VHDL, Matlab, Python, UNIX, Linux, Solaris, VMS, Windows
Program facilities equipment
Digital Computer Organization and CUDA Laboratory, NXP Embedded Systems Laboratory, Harris Senior Design Laboratory, Computer Engineering Mentoring Laboratory, Digital IC Design Laboratory, NanoComputing Research Laboratory, Real-time Vision & Image Processing Laboratory, Networking and Information Processing Laboratory, High Performance Architectures Laboratory, Multi-core Systems Laboratory, Cryptographic Engineering Laboratory, Machine Intelligence Laboratory.
Program job titles reported
Support Engineer; Computer Engineer; Software Engineer; Test Engineer; Digital Design Engineer; HDL Verification Engineer
Program significant points
- Nearly everything we touch each day, from coffee makers to smartphones, wearable devices, and cars is powered by computing systems designed and built by computer engineers.
- The Internet of things (IoT) extends from homes for automation to manufacturing with sensors and actuators. Today’s vehicles are equipped with multiple computing subsystems.
Select program hiring partners
Accenture, Advanced Micro Devices, Bosch, Bose, Critical Link, D3Engineering, Datto, Department of Defense, General Motors, Intel Corporation, JPMorgan Chase & Co., L3Harris Technologies, Lockheed Martin, Microsoft, MIT Lincoln Laboratory, Northrup Grumman, Parsons, The Boeing Company, Tesla, Xelic
|Outcome||% of Students|
|Full-time Graduate Study||19.00%|
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