Toronto ranked #1 safest city in North America and #4 in the world     Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering ranked Nº7 in Canada for Overall Research, NTU International Rankings     Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering ranked Nº4 for faculty h-index in Canada for Overall Research, NTU International Rankings     Engineering not for women? WRONG!: Dept of ELCE is proud to announce that 1st year ELCE students are 25% female with Biomedical Engineering at 53%! Graduate Student female population at 25% and a strong female faculty contingent also at 25%     Strong Enrolment: ELCE Department currently has 1179 undergraduate students, 167 graduate students     Ryerson Engineering ranked among the Top 10 Engineering Schools in Canada, Maclean's & US News  

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The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering is the largest department in the Faculty of Engineering and Architectural Science (FEAS) at Ryerson University. The Department has 40 full-time faculty members, 12 support staff, and over 1,000 undergraduate students pursuing Bachelor of Engineering degrees in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, and Biomedical Engineering. Over 150 students are currently enrolled in M.A.Sc., M.Eng., and Ph.D. programs in Electrical and Computer Engineering, and Computer Networks.


The Department is the home to one Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada, three IEEE Fellows, one 3M National Teaching Fellow, one NSERC Industrial Research Chair in energy systems, one tier-2 Canada Research Chair in Software and Semantic Computing and two Tier-2 Canada Research Chairs in Biomedical Engineering, and many other faculty members who have distinguished themselves with numerous awards including Premier Research Excellence, and Ryerson Research Chair awards.


  • LONG-SERVICE EMPLOYEES RECOGNIZEDThe University and the Department congratulates Long-Service Employees, Ken Clowes, Gosha Zywno and Marta Toste for 35 years of service and Yvonne Cordwell for 25 years of service.
  • EPEC 2018 CALL FOR PAPERS IEEE Canada Electrical Power and Energy Conference, chaired by Bala Venkatesh, welcomes papers related to the conference theme, "Clean Technologies for Smart Cities". Deadline is April 15.
  • NSERC CANADA RESEARCH CHAIR OPENINGRyerson University invites applications for a Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Tier 1 or Tier 2 Canada Research Chair (CRC) in “Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning”.


RYERSON ENGINEERING DAY • The Department welcomes everyone to visit the 3rd and 4th floors of the ENG building to see students demonstrate their biomedical, power, robotics, networking, communications and remote-sensing Capstone Design Projects (PDF).

Leading the Charge • This conference brings together prominent utility experts and researchers from across Canada and the United States to explore all aspects of energy storage — including the various storage technologies; how best to integrate them into the electricity grid; implications of increased energy storage adoption to utilities, manufacturers and consumers; and opportunities for commercialization. • Details


RESEARCH SEMINAR • Yuguang "Michael" Fang • ENG460 • "Beef Up the Edge: How to Build a More Powerful IoT System"



Ismail Sheikh • MASC Thesis Defense • ENG460 • "The Effect of Parallel Execution on Multi-Site Computation Offloading in Mobile Cloud Computing"

George Seif • MASC Thesis Defense • ENG471 • "Large Receptive Field Networks for Accurate High-Scale Image Super-Resolution"