Electrical and Computer Engineering

Electrical and Computer Engineering provides advanced study and research for graduates of electrical or computer engineering, engineering physics, physics, computer science or other related subjects. Facilities are provided for research in: communications and signal processing; computers and computer applications; digital system design, VLSI design and software engineering; electromagnetics; power systems and power electronics; solid state devices; microelectronics, nanoelectronics and optoelectronics; robotics and telerobotics; and systems and control.

 

Faculty Members

Name Research Interests
Aamodt, Tor
Abolmaesumi, Purang Biomedical Technologies, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Medical Imaging, Biomedical Engineering, Ultrasound Imaging, Image Guided Surgery, Cancer Imaging, Computer Assisted Interventions, Surgical Robotics
Beznosov, Konstantin usable security and privacy, mobile security and privacy, computer security and privacy, online social networks security and privacy
Bhargava, Vijay
Chen, Yu Christine modeling, analysis, and control of electric power systems.
Cheung, Karen Biomedical Technologies, microfluidics, Tissue Engineering, biosensors, additive manufacturing, organ-on-chip, BioMEMS, neural interfaces
Chrostowski, Lukas Optics and Photonics, Micro and Nanoelectronics, Nanotechnologies, Manufacturing Processes, silicon photonics, biosensors, biophotonics, quantum computing, optoelectronics, photonics, optics, semiconductor lasers
Cretu, Edmond Clean Energy,Microsystems, adaptive MEMS, micro-instrumentation, nonlinear signal processing, BioMEMS ultrasound imaging
Dumont, Guy A
Dunford, William
Fedorova, Alexandra design of system software: the software that manages the hardware and decides how to allocate its resources to applications; building better performance tools.
Fels, S Sidney Human computer interaction, human 3D biomechanical modeling, speech synthesis, medical applications of modeling, computer vision, interactive arts and music
Garbi, Rafeef Biomedical Technologies, Imaging, Artificial Intelligence, Medical Image Computing, Machine Learning, Computer Vision, image analysis, Biomedical Engineering, Deep Learning
Gopalakrishnan, Sathish
Ivanov, Andre microelectronics; integrated circuits, computer chip design, smart grid, engineering curriculum, Computer and Software Systems, Emerging Micro/Nano Technologies
Jaeger, Nicolas A Integrated-optics, fiber-optics, optical sensors, optical measurement of voltage and current in power substations, ultrahigh-speed electro-optic modulators, ultrahigh-speed measurement techniques
Jatskevich, Juri Power and energy systems, smart energy grids, power electronic systems and converter circuits, electrical machines and drives, controls, electromagnetic transients, computer modeling and simulation, distributed and parallel simulation
Kamgarpour, Maryam Stochastic and data-driven optimization and control, game theory, safe learning, intelligent transportation systems, power systems, disaster-response robotics, multi-agent decision-making in uncertain and dynamic environments, distributed control, stochastic and data-driven safe control
Kruchten, Philippe
Lampe, Lutz
Lemieux, Guy vector processors, parallel programming, programmable logic devices (PLDs, FPGAs), computer architecture, computer arithmetic, custom computing hardware, computer engineering, Programmable logic and computing systems, multiprocessor and computer architecture
Leung, Cyril Wireless communications, cellular systems, multihop mobile networks
Leung, Victor C Telecommunication Systems, Telecommunication networks, Computer Systems
Lis, Mieszko
Madden, John Functional and Intelligent Materials, artificial muscle, wearables, smart materials, electronic skin, supercapacitors, electrochemical devices, medical devices
Marti, Jose Computer modelling of response to disasters, Infrastructures Interdependencies Simulation (I2Sim) project, electric power, Energy systems
Mesbah, Ali Computer and Software Systems; software engineering
Michelson, David
Mirabbasi, Shahriar
Nair, Prashant Reliability, security, and performance-power efficient memory systems, System-level and architecture-level optimization to enable efficient and practical quantum computers
Nasiopoulos, Panos
Nojeh, Alireza Nanostructures (esp based on carbon nanotubes), controlled nanofabrication, electron emission phenomena, electron microscopy, modeling and simulation of nanoscale systems
Ordonez, Martin Energy systems, renewable energy, wind power, solar power, battery systems, fuel cells, electric vehicles, smart grid.
Pattabiraman, Karthik Software Reliability, Computer Security, Fault-tolerant computing, Software Security, Computer System Reliability, Computer Failures, Safety-critical computer systems, software failures, software faults, hardware faults, hardware failures
Ripeanu, Matei Computer Systems, distributed systems, High performance computing, Storage Systems, Data Analytics, Graph Analytics, Social Networks
Rohling, Robert Medical Imaging, Medical Information Systems, Robotics, Interventional Ultrasound, 3D Imaging, Spatial Compounding, Robotic System Calibration, Elastography, BioMEMS, Biomedical Engineering, Medical imaging and information systems, robetics, ultrasound imaging in 2D and 3D, biomedical technologies
Rubin, Julia Computer Systems, Software (Tools), Computer Science and Statistics, software engineering, security and privacy, energy-efficiency, developer productivity, mobile and cloud-native software
Salcudean, Septimiu Biomedical technologies, Haptic interfaces, teleoperation and simulators, medical robotics, imaging and interfaces, optimization-based design, prostate cancer
Salfi, Joseph Quantum Physics, Quantum Information, Solid State Physics, Electronic Transport, Mesoscopic Physics, Nanoelectronicx, Micro Technologies, Nano Technologies, Quantum information science and technology, Quantum computers, Quantum Simulators, Machine Learning, Information security
Servati, Peyman Energy Systems, Emerging Micro/Nano Technologies
Shekhar, Sudip
Stoeber, Boris Microelectromechanical Systems, MEMS, Microfluidics, Sensor Technology, Biomedical Microdevices, Microelectromechanical Systems (MEMS), Microflow Phenomena, Sensor technology, Integrated microsystems for biomedical applications and for environmental control
Takahata, Kenichi Biomedical Technologies, Emerging Micro/Nano Technologies
Tang, Shuo Biophotonics, biomedical optics, optical tissue imaging instrumentation, optical coherence tomography, multiphoton microscopy
Turner, Robin Biomedical Technologies
Walus, Konrad Nanoelectronic devices and circuits, quantum-dot cellular automata, single-electron transistors, quantum mechanical simulations
Wang, Lele information theory, Coding theory, Communication theory, Mathematical data science, Practical low-complexity algorithms for communication and compression, Theoretical limits on information flow over networks, Graph theory, Graphs, Combinatorics
Wang, Zhen
Wilton, Steven Integrated Circuits, Computer Architecture, Computer Hardware, Field-Programmable Gate Arrays, Computer-Aided Design Algorithms, High-Level Synthesis
Wong, Vincent Telecommunication networks, Computer Systems, Network Analysis (Information), wireless networks, communication systems, Internet of Things (IoT), mobile computing, Internet, smart grid, energy systems, Machine Learning, protocol design

Stories

Lazar Atanackovic

Student
Master of Applied Science in Electrical and Computer Engineering (MASc)

Pramit Saha

Student
Master of Applied Science in Electrical and Computer Engineering (MASc)

Abdullah Al-Digs

Student
Doctor of Philosophy in Electrical and Computer Engineering (PhD)

Hassan Halawa

Student
Doctor of Philosophy in Electrical and Computer Engineering (PhD)

Arash Takshi

Alumni
Doctor of Philosophy in Electrical and Computer Engineering (PhD)

Samer Al-Kiswany

Alumni
Doctor of Philosophy in Electrical and Computer Engineering (PhD)

Bernard Ng

Alumni
Doctor of Philosophy in Electrical and Computer Engineering (PhD)

Michael Wrinch

Alumni
Doctor of Philosophy in Electrical and Computer Engineering (PhD)

Rabe Arshad

Student
Doctor of Philosophy in Electrical and Computer Engineering (PhD)

Hossam Shoman

Student
Doctor of Philosophy in Electrical and Computer Engineering (PhD)

Ehsanur Rahman

Student
Doctor of Philosophy in Electrical and Computer Engineering (PhD)
UBC graduate student Khaled Ahmed

Khaled Ahmed

Student
Doctor of Philosophy in Electrical and Computer Engineering (PhD)

Yanjie Dong

Student
Doctor of Philosophy in Electrical and Computer Engineering (PhD)

Amir Abdi

Student
Doctor of Philosophy in Electrical and Computer Engineering (PhD)

Delaram Behnami

Student
Doctor of Philosophy in Electrical and Computer Engineering (PhD)

Sara Hosseinirad

Student
Doctor of Philosophy in Electrical and Computer Engineering (PhD)