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Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.); Electrical Engineering

Offered by: Electrical & Computer Engr     Degree: Doctor of Philosophy

Program Requirements

Thesis

A thesis for the doctoral degree must constitute original scholarship and must be a distinct contribution to knowledge. It must show familiarity with previous work in the field and must demonstrate ability to plan and carry out research, organize results, and defend the approach and conclusions in a scholarly manner. The research presented must meet current standards of the discipline; as well, the thesis must clearly demonstrate how the research advances knowledge in the field. Finally, the thesis must be written in compliance with norms for academic and scholarly expression and for publication in the public domain.

Required Courses

  • ECSE 701 Ph.D. Qualifying Examination

    Offered by: Electrical & Computer Engr (Faculty of Engineering)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Electrical Engineering : Oral Examination of Ph.D. student's background in defined areas.

    Terms: Fall 2013, Winter 2014, Summer 2014

    Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2013-2014 academic year.

  • ECSE 702 Ph.D. Research Plan Proposal

    Offered by: Electrical & Computer Engr (Faculty of Engineering)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Electrical Engineering : Definition of a plan for Ph.D. research.

    Terms: Fall 2013, Winter 2014, Summer 2014

    Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2013-2014 academic year.

  • ECSE 703 Doctoral Research Seminar

    Offered by: Electrical & Computer Engr (Faculty of Engineering)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Electrical Engineering : Submission of a research manuscript and presentation of work in an accompanying seminar.

    Terms: Fall 2013, Winter 2014, Summer 2014

    Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2013-2014 academic year.

    • Prerequisite: ECSE 702.

In addition to the successful completion of the required courses above, students must complete the courses prescribed by the student's Supervisory Committee.

Faculty of Engineering—2013-2014 (last updated Aug. 21, 2013) (disclaimer)