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Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Electrical Engineering and Computer Science


Effective Fall 2021, the EECS department will split into the Electrical and Computer Engineering  (ECE) department and the Computer Science (CS) department. More information will be available as the summer months progress. For current faculty affiliations in these new departments, please visit

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CubeSats: Doing real science at a fraction of the cost

cubesatVanderbilt’s NASA-sponsored CubeSat is transmitting data and thousands of ham radio operators worldwide are feeding the telemetry to our electrical engineering researchers here via the Internet. Read the story here.

Vandy_LAN packs in gamers, organizers consider expanding

gamersVanderbilt gamers hold events in the spring and fall, handing out prizes for tournament wins, including game systems, accessories and T-shirts. Today’s games are web-based, but the Vandy_LAN group kept the name as an homage to its founders. Learn more about Vandy_LAN