ECE by the Numbers

25+ faculty
400+ undergrads
250+ grad students
$8M in sponsored research

Faculty Spotlight: Swati Singh

Swati Singh

Swati Singh investigates novel optomechanical detectors for gravitational waves and uses atomic systems to mediate optomechanical effects, understanding spin bath dynamics in solid-state qubits, and quantum thermodynamics. She was previously an assistant professor at Williams College and received her doctoral degree from the University of Arizona.

Department News

Alumni Spotlight: Mark Bendett

Mark Bendett, MEE’81, PhD’85, led a team that developed a laser used to manufacture smartphone screens. He was instrumental in the development of a process to improve upon LASIK eye surgery. In other words, there’s a good chance you’ve encountered one of Bendett’s...

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Gonzalo Arce Honored for Research

Professor named Fellow in the International Society for Optics and Photonics Gonzalo Arce, Charles Black Evans Professor in the University of Delaware’s Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, has been named a Fellow of SPIE, the International Society for...

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Research Day: May 1, 2019

students sitting in iSuite at Research Day 2018

ECE Research Day demonstrates the breadth of student innovative projects and research, as well as the accomplishments of alumni.

Includes : 

Distinguished Lecture by Ed Coyle 

ECE Research Showcase,
and student, faculty and alumni awards 

Upcoming Events

Multimedia Spotlight

An Out-Of-This-World Experience

Just three weeks after earning bachelor’s degrees from the University of Delaware, four engineers experienced another milestone. They watched in awe as a device they had worked on for nearly a year shot into space on a sounding rocket from Wallops Island, Virginia.

2018 Currents Magazine

Our department’s annual magazine highlights the latest research breakthroughs, accomplishments, and news about our academic programs. > Read Issue


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