Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Surrey's scrapheap challenge

Find out what happened when electronic engineering students were challenged to create wireless airships using nothing but unwanted electricals.

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Professional accreditation

The Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) has accredited all of our degrees as contributing towards professional registration, except for our new Electrical and Electronic Engineering programme which is seeking accreditation.

Our MEng programmes fully satisfy the educational requirements for professional registration as a Chartered Engineer (CEng).

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My science hero: Robert Noyce

Dr Radu Sporea describes why American engineer Robert Noyce, nicknamed ‘the Mayor of Silicon Valley’, sparked his interest in a career in electronic engineering.

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Our news

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University of Surrey student wins global NASA SpaceApps Challenge 2016

University of Surrey student, James Lynn’s project ‘Canaria’ has won the Best Use of Hardware award in NASA’s SpaceApps Challenge 2016.

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International recognition for PhD student’s space research

A student’s research into a novel drill for use in space has won a best paper award from the global Committee on Space Research, COSPAR.

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Professor Josef Kittler receives award for his work with Jiangnan University

Surrey Professor Josef Kittler, of the Department of Electronic Engineering, has been awarded a certificate of the Jiangsu Provincial Award for International Cooperation 2015, during his visit to Jiangnan University in Wuxi, China in April 2016.

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