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

Jul 18, 2016
Critical components of the sensing are being fabricated and tested in Wright State’s Neuroscience Engineering Collaboration Building.
Jun 6, 2016
Matthew Scherreik, who is pursuing a Ph.D. in electrical engineering, won the Lockheed Martin Best Student Paper award for the third year in a row.
May 9, 2016
Wright State researchers will participate in a state training opportunity designed to foster research commercialization and entrepreneurship.
Apr 21, 2016
The College of Engineering and Computer Science Senior Design Showcase takes place April 29 from 2 to 4 p.m., followed by an awards ceremony at 4:30 p.m.
Apr 15, 2016
The annual Celebration of Research, Scholarship and Creative Activities serves as a university-wide showcase of research projects by undergraduate and graduate students.
Jan 21, 2016
Wright State’s Hanna Gabriel '15 manages the new Microscopy Core Facility, housed in the university’s Neuroscience Engineering Collaboration Building.
Jan 21, 2016
Sharmila Mukhopadhyay, director of Wright State’s Center for Nano-Scale Multifunctional Materials, will help formulate and implement U.S. foreign policy.
Dec 2, 2015
Graduate students in Wright State's biomedical engineering program met with federal regulators and investigators to learn how the government analyzes equipment failures and works to design systems that don’t fail.
Nov 20, 2015
Wright State University researchers are developing new software that can detect cyberbullying. The new software can search social media sites, like Facebook and Twitter, and detect messages that may be offensive or hurtful — and then alert the person who’s being targeted. …
Nov 10, 2015
Researchers at Wright State's Kno.e.sis center are developing computer technology to analyze social media posts in an effort to identify and reduce cyberbullying.

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