Daniel Felix Ritchie School of Engineering and Computer Science

Electrical and Computer Engineering

PhD Qualifying Exams

Written: Fall 2014 - (October 22 & 23) Design Oral: Fall 2014 - (October 30 & 31)

                Request Form due (October 6): Form: a. Students prior 2014-2015 Form b. Students from 2014-2015

 

 

 

Common Exam (Two hour Written Exam)

Engineering Mathematics (Calculus, Engineering Analysis, Linear Algebra)

Circuits and Electronics

Digital Design, Computer Architecture, and HDL

 

Specific Area Exams

Digital Design, Computer Architecture, and HDL (only if NOT taken for the common component)

 Circuits and Electronics (only if NOT taken for the common component)

Microprocessors

Data Structures, Algorithms and Operating Systems

Control, Signals and Systems

Electromagnetics

Power and Energy Systems

Optoelectronics/Optical Fiber Communications

Communications and DSP

 

Robotics

Computer Vision

 

     Pattern Recognition

 

 

Specialization Design Exam