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The Wright State University College of Engineering and Computer Science focuses on seven areas of research.

Computing and Semantics

Wireless systems, cybersecurity, bioinformatics and data mining, and virtual reality.

Electronics and Sensors

Controls and robotics, microwave, signal and image processing, and sensors.

Engineering Education

Improving engineering mathematics education and classroom scale-up.

Health and Human Systems

Improving health care through optimized systems, imaging, interaction, ergonomics, and neuroengineering.

Innovative and Disruptive Technologies

Renewable energy, unmanned aerial vehicles, robotics, nanosystems, and cloud computing.

Materials and Structures

Ceramics, graphene, thermodynamics, surface engineering, and aircraft and automotive structures.

Product Design, Manufacturing, and Supply Chain

Making products more reliable, laser processing, additives manufacturing, and warehousing.

College of Engineering and Computer Science Research News

Feb 20, 2015
Mentoring program for women faculty in STEMMS disciplines enjoys exponential growth in the past year.
Jan 8, 2015
Arif Malik obtained his Ph.D. and master's and bachelor's degrees in engineering from Wright State.
Dec 9, 2014
Boonshoft School of Medicine Department of Surgery receives research grant to help improve patient triage at roadside accidents.
Nov 7, 2014
Hemant Purohit, a graduate researcher in the Center of Excellence in Knowledge-enabled Computing (Kno.e.sis), was honored for using social media to help disaster relief.
Oct 16, 2014
Rise.Shine. The Campaign for Wright State University promises to expand scholarships, attract more top-flight faculty and support construction of state-of-the-art facilities.
Aug 15, 2014
Her world was turned upside down, but today Corinne Mowrey is pursuing a Ph.D. in engineering, has won national scholarships and has been published in two journals.
Aug 4, 2014
Wright State Research Institute continues to attract talent staff, including the former director of the Sensors Directorate at the Air Force Research Laboratory.
Jul 10, 2014
Wright State Neuroscience Institute collaboration with Dayton Children’s Hospital will boost pediatric neuroscience research in the region and enhance pediatric care.
Jun 25, 2014
A revolutionary heart pump provides invaluable learning opportunity for Wright State students to understand cardiac function.
May 29, 2014
The Women in Science Giving Circle provides support of female students and faculty members in science, technology, engineering, mathematics and medical disciplines.