On behalf of our faculty, staff and students, I would like to welcome you to Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) at UCF.
The ECE's vision is to offer the best undergraduate education in electrical and computer engineering, to achieve national and international prominence in selected areas of graduate study and research, and to foster partnerships and contribute to technological and economical advances in the State of Florida, the nation, and the world.
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Industry involvement is essential to the success of the Department of Electrical Engineering & Computer Science's (EECS) educational and research mission. Strong industrial support ensures that EECS' research and educational efforts address the needs and challenges of the industry, while supporting and enhancing our infrastructure, students, curriculum, and research.
Our faculty members are working professionals with advanced degrees who are dedicated to expanding their own knowledge and sharing what they've practiced for years with our students. They combine academic theory with real-life industry knowledge for a quality learning experience.
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has announced the University of Central Florida's Cyber Defense Team as the national winner of DOE's 2018 CyberForce CompetitionTM. Sponsored by DOE's Office of Cybersecurity, Energy Security, and Emergency Response (CESER), the CyberForce Competition is DOE's fourth cyber defense competition designed to develop the next generation of cybersecurity professionals to help defend and bolster our nation's critical energy infrastructure and ensure our energy security. This year's competition featured 66 teams chosen to participate from a pool of 97 schools who submitted bids to compete this year. More details are available at https://www.energy.gov/articles/university-central-florida-wins-doe-s-2018-cyberforce-competition.