Engineering Research Centers

Student Conducting Laser Experiment Chandra Sitting in Front of Radar

In 2003, the National Science Foundation (NSF) awarded the ECE department an unprecedented two Engineering Research Centers (ERCs):

Why is it a big deal to boast two ERCs?

As the United States works to maintain a competitive advantage in the 21st century global economy, the National Science Foundation views Engineering Research Centers as change agents for the engineering community at large. With two ERCs affiliated with Colorado State, the ECE department is at the forefront of transformational research and education to fuel innovation.

Map to EUV ERC