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

Oct 16, 2017
Amit Sheth commercialized his successful software system Twitris in partnership with Wright State’s tech-transfer office.
Oct 12, 2017
The Wright State Research Institute’s Commercialization unit and the university’s Technology Transfer Office have helped launch several startup businesses.
Oct 2, 2017
Eric Tatman, who is pursuing a master’s in design and mechanical engineering from Wright State, spent his summer conducting research with a nuclear reactor.
Sep 20, 2017
The center will strengthen technical communication by scientists and engineers while giving students from other disciplines a place to develop the art of research communication.
Jul 20, 2017
Jeremy Brunn and Alan Smith became two important members of the Kno.e.sis team that transformed Twitris into a Dayton-based startup company.
Jul 17, 2017
Maher Amer, a mechanical and materials engineering professor, will research the next generation of solar cells, as a Fulbright Scholar at King Abdullah University of Science and Technology.
Jun 20, 2017
Shashank Reddy Goli, a graduate student studying industrial and human factors engineering at Wright State, is spending the summer interning at Tesla's manufacturing facility in California.
Jun 15, 2017
Biomedical engineering students won the College of Engineering and Computer Science Senior Design Showcase for their creation of an automatic toothbrush.
May 31, 2017
More than 150 electrical engineering, computer science and computer engineering students practiced innovative design skills on unmanned aerial systems.
May 22, 2017
A research project by Matt Piekenbrock, a graduate computer science at Wright State, was selected by the Google Summer of Code 2017 competition.

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