ECE by the Numbers

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

Multimedia Spotlight

Hands-on Learning: Robotics Competition

Students enrolled in Prof. Rick Martin’s Microprocessor Systems course created a line-following robot that uses IR sensors to detect and follow a 2” wide track. On the last day of class, they competed on a 16-foot-long course. 

Department News

Young Investigator

Young Investigator

Engineering professor selected for Army Research Office Young Investigator Program.

A Month of Mars

A Month of Mars

Three upcoming missions and related UD research aim to expand knowledge of the red planet.

Robotics on the Rise

Robotics on the Rise

Center for Autonomous and Robotic Systems to galvanize robotics research at UD.

Faculty spotlight: Abhyudai Singh

Swati Singh

Singh, an associate professor of electrical and computer engineering, received the 2019 Outstanding Junior Faculty Award from the College of Engineering. Singh’s research interests are in the area of dynamical systems and control with applications to systems biology and neuroscience. He has spent more than a decade using tools from these diverse fields to address emerging medical problems, such as, cancer drug resistance, HIV dormancy and viral phage therapy. This innovative interdisciplinary research has led to over 100 peer-reviewed publications.

Spectrum Scholars

UD’s new Spectrum Scholars program promotes a welcoming environment for undergraduate students with autism at UD that enhances their ability to thrive in academic environments and campus life. In collaboration with JPMorgan Chase & Co. and administered by the University’s Center for Disabilities Studies, undergraduate students with autism receive comprehensive coaching and career development opportunities during their undergraduate experience as they work toward a successful career.

2019 Currents Magazine

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


Like our Facebook page to to see news and behind-the-scenes photos.