Electrical and Computer Engineering

LEFT: ANTHONY LEVI, PROFESSOR AND CHAIR, ELECTRICAL & COMPUTER ENGINEERING, ELECTROPHYSICS; RIGHT: RICHARD LEAHY, PROFESSOR AND CHAIR, ELECTRICAL & COMPUTER ENGINEERING, SYSTEMS

“Welcome to the Ming Hsieh Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering!
USC began teaching electrical engineering more than a century ago, when the field was widely considered a subset of physics. Today our work is vitally important and critical to the advancement of the information age. As our department charges into its second century of excellence, we are defining the forefront of research in a number of important areas. These include: circuits; antenna networks; bio-signal processing; computer architecture; very large-scale integration and computer-aided design; computer networks; control systems; high-speed switching architectures; signal, image and multimedia processing; nanotechnology; optical communications; photonics; and quantum information processing…
We’re proud of our department’s distinguished history and our vital and innovative faculty.