Menu Search

ECE's Dr. Cong Wang Trains Robots To Use Their Hands, Wins NSF Career Grant

C-3PO walked upright and spoke six million languages, but never did much with his hands besides letting the wookie win at holochess.

Such is the state of modern robotics and cyberintelligence, where a Boston Dynamics droid does backflips and Apple Siri maintains natural-language conversations, while precision manipulation of physical objects remains elusive, explained Cong Wang, associate professor of electrical and computer engineering at New Jersey Institute of Technology. (read more)

ECE's Hieu Nguyen Receives NSF CAREER Award for Novel LEDs That Both Light Up and Disinfect

Hieu Nguyen’s pandemic-inspired lighting would not only illuminate classrooms, offices and airport lobbies, but also disinfect them with invisible ultraviolet light that destroys pathogens such as the novel coronavirus, SARS-CoV-2. (read more)


Nationally in Student Economic Upward Mobility

Source: Forbes

Top 2%

for return on investment


Our undergraduate electrical engineering program ranks in the top 45 percent in the U.S.

Learn More

Meet Some of Our Students

Electrical engineers utilize their knowledge of devices and systems design in a multitude of areas.

Learn More
Abbas  Kiani

“As a doctoral candidate, NJIT gave me the best opportunity to perform interesting and instructive projects.”

Abbas Kiani
Class of 2018

Olivia   Hadlaw

“While my main focus is on my classes, I'm always looking for opportunities outside of them such as traveling to conferences.”

Olivia Hadlaw
Class of 2019

Ruta  Kokil

“Computer Engineering offers an interesting combination of computer architecture and software development.”

Ruta Kokil
Class of 2018

Our Research Areas