The department conducts research in the broad areas of: Power and Energy Systems, Wireless communication, Signal Processing, Electronics and VLSI, Embedded Systems, Biomedical Engineering, Electromagnetics, and Photonics.
Sponsors for the department’s research include federal agencies such as National Science Foundation (NSF), Air Force Institute of Scientific Research, Army Research Laboratory, and industries such as Intel, Medtronic, John Deere, and 3M.
Applicants to programs in the NDSU College of Engineering are required to submit an application to the EngineeringCAS (Engineering Centralized Application Service).
Current NDSU undergraduate students applying to an accelerated bachelor's to master's program are not required to submit an EngineeringCAS application. Accelerated program applicants can apply directly to the NDSU Graduate School here.