Dawn Cochran
Administrative Assistant

P: (540) 464-7236
F: (540) 464-7662

Virginia Military Institute
508 Nichols Hall
Lexington, VA  24450

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Electrical & Computer Engineering

Stressing high-tech design, problem solving skills, integrity and professionalism.Our wide diversity of course and laboratory offerings is complemented by opportunities to personalize your education through the selection of electives and independent studies. The Electrical and Computer Engineering program is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET - http://www.abet.org/.

Past Projects and Activities Include:

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Tick Rover

The successful test of the “tick rover” robot was a significant milestone in a nine-year collaboration involving professors from three schools representing four disciplines.

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Mine Safety Invention

It’s a pretty safe bet that when Col. Jay Sullivan and Col. Jim Squire were designing a device to help rescue trapped miners, they never once thought about an elephant.

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Robot Sorter Project

A group of eight electrical engineering majors is gearing up for arobotics competition with a machine so skilled it seems to have sprung from therealm of science fiction.

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