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Electrical Engineering, Doctor of Philosophy Degree

We are committed to offering our students high-quality educational and research opportunities in the rapidly evolving field of electrical engineering. Our faculty are actively engaged in research on a range of topics within electrical engineering, including interdisciplinary and highly sought after topics such as biomedical engineering and renewable energy. Our commitment to teaching and mentorship provides a solid foundation for students seeking to build careers at the highest levels of electrical engineering.

Areas of specialization

Graduate course work and research opportunities are available in a range of areas, including:

  • Signal and image processing
  • Instrumentation design
  • Communication systems design
  • Renewable energy
  • Electric power generation and distribution
  • Robotics
  • Sensor design
  • Bioelectromagnetics
  • Antenna design
  • Fuzzy logic stability analysis and control
  • Optical communications/sensors
  • Microwave integrated circuits

As a department, our larger scale research areas include various components of renewable or sustainable energy with emphases on smart grid, grid integration and wind turbine technologies.

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Reno,  NV  89557-0260
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Reno,  NV  89557-

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