Electrical and Computer Engineering

At the Frontier of the Possible.

Computational methods to decode the human brain. Safe and secure autonomous navigation. Breakthrough machine learning. Automated bio-design. Energy-lean data centers. Nanophotonics. Want to design the future, right now? BU ECE is where you get started. Make your mark as you learn from internationally recognized experts, right in the heart of a global technology hub.


2024's Best ECE Senior Design Project Award Winner: MuseumMate

Working with client Professor Thomas Little, the MuseumMate team developed a mobile app that combines indoor navigation, augmented multimedia information, and real-time congestion management to provide an accessible, elevated educational and cultural experience, in partnership with Boston-area museums.

ECE Day 2024

A Bright New Light

BU ECE’s newest Assistant Professor believes in the power of convergent research to spark novel technological advances, and he’s full of ideas for exploring that potential.

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175 %

Research growth over 10 years

$ 44 M

Total Research Funding In 2021-22

15 th

Ranked EE Graduate Program Among Private Institutions

14 th

Ranked CE Graduate Program Among Private Institutions

Professor Miloš Popović Elected Fellow of National Academy of Inventors

Professor Miloš Popović has been elected to the rank of NAI Fellow. Their criteria includes “a highly prolific spirit of innovation in creating or facilitating outstanding inventions that have made a tangible impact on the quality of life, economic development, and welfare of society.”

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ECE PhD Dissertation Defense: Anqi Guo

Day: Thursday May 30th Time: 11:00am - 1:00pm PHO 339
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