Welcome to the UMaine Electrical & Computer Engineering (ECE) Department
It is our mission to educate students in the professional practice of electrical and computer engineering. Our educational programs encourage lifelong learning, foster teamwork and leadership skills, and promote creative discovery. We are committed to the highest quality standards in the areas of teaching, research, advising and service.
The ECE department offers BS, MS, and PhD degrees.
The department has a history of over 115 years with proud and accomplished alumni, students, and faculty. Explore our site for more information regarding our faculty and staff, facilities and laboratories, and curricula. If you need further information, please contact us.
Recent ECE News
Cyber Defense Competition at UMaine
Eason quoted in Journal Tribune report of Scarborough students’ high-altitude balloon launch
Wireless Sensors for Coal-based Power Plants
Patent issued to device with potential to detect early symptoms of Alzheimer’s, cognitive impairment
UMaine teams with St. Joseph’s, UMM, UMF and Dartmouth