ECE Graduate Courses 202425
This proposed schedule is subject to change. To review the most uptodate listings of all courses, instructors, times and locations refer to GOLD (UCSB Student Gaucho Online Data). If you do not have access to GOLD, refer to the UCSB Schedule of Classes (SoC).
FYI: Fall 2024 course schedules are now available on GOLD and UCSB SoC website.
Students are responsible for determining and completing the necessary prerequisites for all ECE courses.
Graduate Courses
Courses Offered: X = ECE Instructor  XD = External Dept Instructor
Number  Graduate Courses  F2024  W2025  S2025  M2025 
201A  Electromagnetic Theory I  X  
205  Information Theory  X  
210A  Matrix Analysis and Computation  X  
210B  Numerical Simulation  *TBA/XD  
210C  Numerical Simulation of PDE  Finite Difference Methods  *TBA/XD  
210D  Numerical Solution of PDE  Finite Element Methods  XD  
211A  Engineering Quantum Mechanics I  X  
211B  Engineering Quantum Mechanics II  
215A  Fundamentals of Electronics Solids I  *TBA/XD  
215B  Fundamentals of Electronics Solids II  *TBA/XD  
217  Molecular Beam Epitaxy & Band Gap Engineering  X  
218A  Communication Electronics  X  
218B  Communication Electronics II  X  
218C  Communication Electronics III  X  
220A  Semiconductor Device Processing  X  
220B  Semiconductor Device Processing  X  
221A  Semiconductor Device Physics I  X  
221B  Semiconductor Device Physics II  X  
224A  VLSI Project Design  X  
225  High Speed Digital Integrated Circuit Design  X  
226  Level Set Methods  *TBA/XD  
227A  Semiconductor Lasers I  X  
227B  Semiconductor Lasers II  X  
228A  Fiber Optic Communications  X  
230A  Linear Systems I  X  
230B  Linear Systems II  *TBA/XD  
235  Stochastic Processes in Engineering  X  
236  Nonlinear Control Systems  X  
240  Optimal Estimation and Filtering  X  
241  Multimedia Compression  X  
242  Digital Signal Compression  X  
243A  Digital Communication Theory  X  
250  Wireless Communication & Networking  X  
251  Mobile Embedded Systems  
252B  Computer Arithmetic  X  
253  Embedded System Design  X  
254B  Advanced Computer Architecture: Parallel Processing  X  
256C  Advanced VLSI Architecture and Design  
257A  Fault Tolerant Computing  
258  Multirate Digital Signal Processing  X  
261  Introduction to Nanophotonics  X  
262  Physics of Solar Cells  
269  Network Systems: Dynamics and Control  *TBA/XD  
270  Noncooperative Game Theory  
271A  Principles of Optimization  X  
271C  Dynamic Optimization  X  
272A  Machine Learning in Design and Test Automation  X  
272B  Artificial Intelligence in Design and Test Automation  X  
272C  Principles of Verification and Test  X  
273  Tensor Computation for Machine Learning and Big Data  X  
274  Neurally Inspired Computing Systems  X  
275  From Statistical Mechanics to Quantum Computing: A Unified View  X  
277  Pattern Recognition  X  
278A  Digital Image Processing  
278C  Imaging Systems  X  
280  Computer Graphics (see ECE 594Q (PS)  
281B  Advanced Topics in Computer Vision  X  
283  Machine Learning: A Signal Processing Perspective  X  
284  Theoretical Machine Learning  X  
285  Advanced Image Synthesis  X  
289  Introduction to Robotics  Dynamics & Control  X  
594  Special Topics in ECE  X (DS) X (BK) 

594A  Special Topics in ECE: Circuits  
594B  Special Topics in ECE: Systems Theory  
594BB  Special Topics in ECE: Computer Engineering 
X 
X (HJ) 
X (KB) 

594C  Special Topics in ECE: Communication Systems  X  
594F  Special Topics in ECE: Solid State  
594N  Special Topics in ECE: Pattern Recognition  
594Q  Special Topics in ECE: Imaging Systems  
594T  Special Topics in ECE: Robotics  
594V  Special Topics in ECE: Scientific Computation  
594Z  Special Topics in ECE: Nanotechnology 
Last Updated: 6/20/24
*TBA = To Be Announced
*NO = Not Offered
*C = Canceled