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Department Head's Message

Dr. Chika Nwankpa

Department Head, Professor

Chika Nwankpa

Welcome to the ECE Department website. Our department is one of the largest in the College of Engineering and one of the most diverse ECE departments in the nation. Among the multiple areas of research and education in our department are Biomedical Imaging; Sensing and Genomic Signal Processing; Computer Engineering and Systems; Device Science and Nanotechnology; Electromagnetics and Microwaves; Electric Power Systems and Power Electronics and Information Science and Systems.

I invite you to explore our web pages and learn more about us. We hope you will also have the opportunity to visit us in our state-of-the-art facilities in the Edmund D. Bossone Research Enterprise Center in West Philadelphia.

Our mission is to serve the public and the university community by providing superior career-integrated education in electrical and computer engineering. This has been the case for more than a century and we fully expect to continue to do this with an even higher sense of enthusiasm for many years to come.

Chika Nwankpa Ph.D. FIEEE
Department Head and Director Center for Electric Power Engineering