Welcome to Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) at the University of Waterloo
Electrical and computer engineers shape the future through innovation. They develop and improve systems that serve everyday needs of society spanning from high-voltage engineering and sustainable energy, to breakthroughs in wireless technology. Our faculty and students do everything from creating low-cost digital x-ray imagers to combat tuberculosis in developing countries, to building real-time embedded systems to advance the design and reliability of commercial products. ECE - the future is what we do.
Our undergraduate program provides students with rigorous foundations in math and physics while exposing them to exciting applications early on in their program.
Our students come from all over the globe to experience our first-rate faculty, education, and research programs. Our graduates are among the most sought after in the world.
- Jan. 18, 2022
Professor Kankar Bhattacharya has been selected as the new Chair of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Waterloo.
Bhattacharya, who will take over from interim Chair Manoj Sachdev, is scheduled to begin a four-year term May 1.
- Jan. 13, 2022
- Dec. 20, 2021
Waterloo's IEEE Electronics Packaging Society (EPS) Student Branch Chapter was recently awarded the Outstanding Student Chapter Award for 2021 by the local IEEE KW Section. Formed only in 2020, it is the first IEEE EPS Student Branch Chapter in Waterloo region. In less than two years it is recognized for its active organization of events and seminars to promote the EPS charter.
- Jan. 19, 2022
- Jan. 20, 2022
Title: Electromagnetic Lego
Date: January 20, 2022
- Jan. 24, 2022
Candidate: Aiden Feng
Title: A Design of Electronic MedicalRecord System based on Permissioned Blockchain
Date: January 24, 2022
Supervisor(s): Gong, Guang