Research

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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 19, 2018
Johana Barrientos was recognized for creating a poster that explains her research on a complicated heart disease it in a detailed, colorful and reader-friendly way.
Feb 13, 2018
Wright State researchers designed an augmented-reality system designed that puts a “doctor in the house” to help recovering surgery patients manage pain without painkillers.
Jan 23, 2018
Researchers at Wright State's Kno.e.sis developed EmojiNet, a comprehensive resource to help people understand and interpret the various meanings of emojis.
Jan 11, 2018
Nathan Adams, a computer science graduate student, works with Dan Krane, professor of biology, to review DNA evidence in criminal cases.
Jan 5, 2018
Wright State University professor Amit Sheth is a newly elected Fellow of the Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence.
Jan 4, 2018
Wright State’s efforts to commercialize inventions, a study of overdose deaths and a trip to the North Pole to measure mercury highlighted the university’s many research initiatives in 2017.
Dec 13, 2017
The study, led by Wright State computer science and social work researchers, uses word games, apps and skin sensors.
Dec 6, 2017
Conducted by SOCHE, The study shows that Wright State University is a leading driver of the Dayton region's economy.
Nov 13, 2017
Amit Sheth finds commercial success with a software system that analyzes big data on social media sites.
Oct 23, 2017
The Intelligent Machine Design course in the College of Engineering and Computer Science gives engineering students “amazing hands-on experience."

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