63850Research in communication deals with the efficient representation, storage, transmission, routing and reception of information. Communications research in the Electrical Engineering department ranges from the highly-mathematical, to applied algorithm design, experimental prototyping, and contributions to emerging industry standards.

Topic Areas

  • Adaptive Systems and Sensor Arrays
  • Communication Networks and Protocols
  • Communication Theory
  • Fiber Optic Communications
  • Information Theory and Coding
  • Multiple Access Techniques
  • Pseudonoise Generators and Signal Design
  • Rate Distortion Theory and Compression
  • Satellite Communications
  • Spread Spectrum Technology
  • Ultrawideband Radio
  • Wavelength Division Multiplexing
  • Wireless and Mobile Communications


Peter A. Beerel, Jay Kuo, Alan Willner, Robert ScholtzSalman Avestimehr, Keith Chugg, William Lindsey, Urbashi Mitra, Andreas Molisch, Michael Neely

Research Centers and Labs