Research in Electrical and Computer Engineering at Lehigh University covers a wide range of topics, addressing the critical technological and scientific challenges facing society today. High-impact interdisciplinary research is pursued in areas such as integrated microelectronics, nanoelectronics, photonics, materials and devices, bioelectronics, signal processing, wireless communications, networking, information technology, and computing. This research targets vital application areas in health and biomedicine, energy, environment, high-performance computing, communications, infrastructure, and security. By driving innovation and revolutionary advances in these areas, this research promises to transform the very world we live in.

The Electrical and Computer Engineering Department at Lehigh University is internationally recognized for its pioneering research, which is focused on several key areas, including:

Research activities are enhanced by informal and formal collaborations, and are supported by world-class centers for interdisciplinary research on campus.