The Lehigh-ECE Department offers M.S. degrees in Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, and Photonics and Ph.D. degrees in Electrical Engineering and Computer Engineering.

We offer courses on cutting edge technologies:

  • Robotics
  • Smart Grid
  • Cybersecurity
  • Embedded Systems
  • Quantum Devices
  • Machine Learning & AI
  • Neural Engineering
  • ...and many more

Why should you come to Lehigh-ECE?

  • Lehigh University was founded in 1865 and has been recognized among the nation's premier research universities.
  • Lehigh University is located in Lehigh Valley, a vibrant and historic area., which is close to NYC and Philly and has a lot of job and internship opportunities
  • Lehigh’s Electrical Engineering program, one of the first in the U.S., dates back to the birth of Electrical Engineering as a profession
  • ECE’s active research is making a big impact on optoelectronics, biomedicine and health, energy, communications, infrastructure, and security
  • Lehigh-ECE has excellent facilities and equipment, including a recent donation of $3 million equipment from Keysight (
  • Our graduate students have excellent job placement at leading companies, national laboratories, and universities upon graduation
  • All full-time PhD students are offered Fellowships, Teaching Assistantships, or Research Assistantships

Point of Contact:

Prof. Wenxin Liu,

If you have a specific question, please feel free to contact the research area’s PoC:

Machine Learning and AI

Cyber Physical System and Comm.

Computer Engineering

Electric Power and Energy

Semiconductors and Photonics