Master of Science in Electrical Engineering with Specialization in Energy/Environment/Economics (E3)

Curriculum

Minimum Credits Required 32
Maximum 400-Level Credit 12
Minimum 500-Level Credit 18
Maximum 700-Level Credit 6
Maximum Transfer Credit 9
E3 Courses (12)
CHE 543Energy Envir Economics3
Select a minimum of two courses from Group A6
Select a minimum of one course from Group B3
Power & Control Courses (6-8)
Select a minimum of two courses from the following:6-8
Power Electronics4
Hybrid Electric Vehicle Drives4
Hybrid Electric Vehicle Drives
Power Dist Engring3
Power Systems Analysis3
Power Systems Analysis w/Lab
Analyt. Methods for Power Syst3
Control Systems3
Applied Optimization Engrgs3
Anlys Nonlinear Systems3
Linear System Theory3
Robust Control3
Discrete Time Systems3
Next Generation Smart Grid3
Renewable Energies3
Cmpt Aided Dsgn Elec Machines3
Reliblty Theory Syst Implntn3
Energy Harvesting3
Motion Control Syst Dynamics3
Power Elect Dynmcs Control3
Advanced Power Electronics3
Adjustable Speed Drives3
Power System Planning3
Power Systems Relaying3
Power Market Operations3
Power Mkt Ecnmcs Security3
Fault Tolerant Power Systems3
Power System Reliability3
High Voltage Power Trans3
Power Syst Dynamics Stability3
Deregulated Power Systems3
Power Syst Tran Management3
AI in Smart Grid3
Cntrl Oprtn Elect Power Systs3
Oper/Plan/Dist Power Grid3
Elements of Sustainable Energy3
Elements of Smart Grid3
Microgrid Design and Operation3
Communications & Signal Processing (3-4)
Select a minimum of one course from the following:3-4
Communication Electronics3
Digital & Data Comm Systems3-4
Digital & Data Comm Syst w/Lab
Wireless Communications System3
Wireless Comm Systm Design
Microwave Circuits and Systems3-4
Microwave Crct&Systs w/Lab
Digital Signal Processing I3-4
Digital Signal Pcsgi w/Lab
Image Processing3
Applied Optimization Engrgs3
Imaging Theory & Applications3
Video Processing & Comm3
Electromagnetic Field Theory3
Analysis Random Signals3
Commctn Engrg Fundamentals3
Digital Commctn Principles3
Modern Digital Communications3
Coding Distributed Storage Sys3
Coding Reliable Communications3
Info Theory and Applications3
Electromagnetic Compatibility3
Compt Vision Image Processing3
Machine and Deep Learning3
Statistical Signal Processing3
Digital Speech Processing3
Digital Signal Processing II3
Fiber Optic Communication Syst3
Antenna Theory3
Microwave Theory3
Computer & Microelectronics (3-4)
Select a minimum of one course from the following:3-4
Intro to Computer Ntwks3-4
Intro Comp Ntwks with Lab
Anlys Dsgn Intgrtd Circuits3
Intro to VLSI Design4
Fund of Semiconductor Devices3
Fund of Semiconductor Devices
Microcomputers/Embedded Comp4
Internet of Things/Cyber Phys3
IoT and Cyber Physical Systems
Intro Computer Cyber Security3
Computer Cyber Security
Computer Network Security3
Computer Network Security
Advanced Logic Design4
AI and Edge Computing3
AI and Edge Computing
Application Software Design3
Application Software Design
Obj-Oriented Prog & Machine Le3
Object-Oriented Program & ML
Computer Organization & Design3
Computer Org and Design
Basic Network Theory3
5G Wireless Network3
Wireless Ntwrk Protocols/Stand3
Quantum Electronics3
Adv Electronic Circuit Design3
RF Integrated Circuit Design3
Active Filter Design3
Perform Anlys RF Intgrtd Crcts3
Advncd VLSI Systems Dsgn3
High Performnc VLSI/IC Systems3
Perform Eval Compt Ntwrk3
Dsgn Optmztn Compt Ntwrks3
Wireless and Mobile Networks3
Advanced Computer Networks3
Wireless Network Security3
Wireless Netwrks Perf Analysis3
Nanodevices Technology3
Electron Devices3
High Speed Compt Arithmetic3
VLSI Archs Sgnl Prcs Commnctns3
Hardwr Security & Adv Comp Arc3
Hardware Software Codesign3
CAD Techniques VLSI Dsgn3
CAD of Analog IC3
Master's Thesis Research (6-8)
ECE 591Research and Thesis M.S. 16-8
General Electives (0-2)
Select zero to two credit hours of ECE 400-599, ECE 600-699, and ECE 700-799 20-2

E3 Courses

See descriptions under the respective department’s course listings.

Group A

CHE 536Computational Techniques in Engineering3
CHE 541Renewable Energy Technologies3
CHE 542Fluidization and Gas-Solids Flow Systems3
CHE 565Fundamentals of Electrochemistry3
ECE 550Power Electronic Dynamics and Control3
ECE 551Advanced Power Electronics3
ECE 552Adjustable Speed Drives3
ECE 553Power System Planning3
ECE 554Power System Relaying3
ECE 555Power Market Operations3
ECE 557Fault-Tolerant Power Systems3
ECE 558Power System Reliability3
ECE 559High Voltage Power Transmission3
ECE 560Power Systems Dynamics and Stability3
ECE 561Deregulated Power Systems3
ECE 562Power System Transaction Management3
ECE 563Artificial Intelligence in Smart Grid3
ECE 564Control and Operation of Electric Power Systems3
MMAE 517Computational Fluid Dynamics3
MMAE 520Advanced Thermodynamics3
MMAE 522Nuclear, Fossil-Fuel, and Sustainable Energy Systems3
MMAE 523Fundamentals of Power Generation3
MMAE 524Fundamentals of Combustion3
MMAE 525Fundamentals of Heat Transfer3
MMAE 526Conduction and Diffusion3
MMAE 527Heat Transfer: Convection and Radiation3

Group B

CHE 541Renewable Energy Technologies3
CHE 560Statistical Quality and Process Control3
ENVE 501Environmental Chemistry3
ENVE 506Chemodynamics3
ENVE 542Physiochemical Processes in Environmental Engineering3
ENVE 551Industrial Waste Treatment3
ENVE 561Design of Environmental Engineering Processes3
ENVE 570Air Pollution Meteorology3
ENVE 577Design of Air Pollution Control Devices3
ENVE 578Physical and Chemical Processes for Industrial Gas Cleaning3
ENVE 580Hazardous Waste Engineering3