Labs & Centers

Labs & Centers

The department faculty have very active research interests in software engineering, networking and communications, multimedia, VLSI design, computer architecture, distributed systems, database systems and internet engineering. Funds are generated in sponsored research from the National Science Foundation (NSF), NASA, and many local companies including Motorola, Siemens, and IBM.

Joint Research Center with Florida International University

NSF Industry/University Cooperative Research Center, Center for Advanced Knowledge Enablement (CAKE)
Director: Borko Furht, Ph.D.

Department Centers
  • Apple Lab
    Director: Oge Marques, Ph.D.
    EE, Room 408A
  • Bioengineering and Bioinformatics Lab
    Director: Zvi Roth, Ph.D., EE, Room 507B
  • Data Mining and Machine Learning and Empirical Software Engineering Lab
    Director: Taghi Khoshgoftaar, Ph.D., EE, Room 507A
  • Innovation and Entrepreneurship Lab
    EE, Room 409
  • Logic Design Microprocessor and Embedded Systems Lab
    Director: Bassem Alhalabi, Ph.D.
  • Mobile and Wireless Computing Lab
    Director: Imad Mahgoub, Ph.D., EE, Room 410B
  • Multimedia Systems Lab
    Director: Hari Kalva, Ph.D., EE, Room 408B
  • RF, Microwave and Satellite Communications Lab
    EE, Room 508
  • Software Engineering and Web–based Application Lab
    Director: Shihong Huang, Ph.D., EE, Room 410A
  • Tecore Networks Lab
    EE, Room 413
  • Wireless and Sensor Networking Lab
    Director: Mihaela Cardei, Ph.D., EE, Room 413
Research Group

Secure Systems Research Group
Director: Eduardo Fernandez, Ph.D., EE, Room 410B