Department of electrical + computer engineering

Electrical and computer engineers combine science, mathematics, and engineering with their problem-solving skills to create the phones, cars, tablets, and thousands of other products we use every day. At LTU, you’ll receive a strong background in developing, designing, and operating electrical hardware and software, control systems, and communication and power systems. Your industry-savvy professors will help you sharpen your skills in all aspects of computer and electrical engineering so that you can enter this vital field and create the next-generation products, services, and information systems that will continue to fuel our technology driven world.


  • Robofest: A global celebration of human imagination, robotic skill

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    Nearly 500 students on 176 teams from 10 nations competed Friday and Saturday in the World Championships of Robofest, a worldwide youth robotics competition held since 1999 at Lawrence Technological University in Southfield.

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    May 18

    Robofest Michigan Championship coming to Lawrence Tech Saturday

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    Some 91 teams that advanced from 11 Michigan qualifying events will vie for state championships – and spots in the Robofest World Championship, also being held at LTU May 13 and 14.

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    Apr 27

  • LTU Students win four of five prizes in cybersecurity competition

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    Students from Lawrence Technological University took first, second and tied for third place at the ISACA Cybersecurity Scholarship Case Competition, held over the weekend at the University of Detroit Mercy.

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    Apr 13

    Robofest Competition Returning To LTU

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    Early spring means that it’s Robofest season – all over the world.

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    Mar 14

  • Lawson donates $100,000 to name Electrical and Computer Engineering suite


    Larry Lawson, BSEE’80, has donated $100,000 to Lawrence Technological University and in appreciation the University has named the Larry A. Lawson Suite of the Electrical and Computer Engineering Chair in his honor. 

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    Nov 12