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Encyclopedia > Florida International University College of Engineering and Computing

The College of Engineering and Computing at Florida International University, located in Miami, FL in the United States is one of the oldest colleges in the university. FIU Logo File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... Florida International University (FIU) is a major state-run university located in Miami, Florida, well-known for its business, hospitality management, creative writing, architecture, and engineering programs. ... This article is about the city in Florida. ...


The College of Engineering and Computing currently offers bachelor's, master's and doctorate degrees in Biomedical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Construction Management, Electrical Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Industrial & Systems Engineering, Information Technology, and Mechanical Engineering. The AbioCor artificial heart, an example of a biomedical engineering application of mechanical engineering with biocompatible materials for Cardiothoracic Surgery using an artificial organ. ... The Falkirk Wheel in Scotland. ... Computer engineering (sometimes also called electronic and computer engineering) is a discipline that combines elements of both electrical engineering and computer science[1]. Computer engineers are electrical engineers that have additional training in the areas of software design and hardware-software integration. ... Computer science, or computing science, is the study of the theoretical foundations of information and computation and their implementation and application in computer systems. ... This article needs to be wikified. ... Electrical Engineers design power systems… … and complex electronic circuits. ... Environmental engineering is the application of science and engineering principles to improving the environment (air, water, and/or land resources), to provide healthful water, air and land for human habitation and for other organisms, and to investigate the possibilities for remediation of polluted sites. ... Information technology (IT), as defined by the Information Technology Association of America (ITAA)is: the study, design, development, implementation, support or management of computer-based information systems, particularly software applications and computer hardware. ... Mechanical engineers design and build engines and power plants. ...


There are currently over 2,800 undergraduate and 700 graduate students in the college split into various academic departments:


School of Computing and Information Sciences
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Department of Construction Management
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Department of Industrial & Systems Engineering
Department of Mechanical and Materials Engineering
IT2: Telecommunications and Information Technology Institute


The College of Engineering and Computing houses 25 state-of-the-art research facilities, including research centers, institutes and laboratories. Cutting-edge research is conducted both independently and in cooperation with industry leaders and academic institutions, with nearly $50 million in external funding over the last five years from a variety of government and corporate sources


Facilities

The College resides at the Engineering Center (EC), a 250,000-sqft. building on 38 acres situated less than two miles from the University Park Campus, and at the Computing and Information Sciences (ECS) building located at the University Park Campus. The two facilities house world class research centers, teaching laboratories, faculty offices, study areas, computing facilities, and research laboratories. The college also offers classes for students who live farther north of the city at the Biscayne Bay Campus in North Miami, as well as at the Pembroke Pines Center in Broward County. The Engineering Center is a research engineering center part of Florida International Universitys main campus (less than two miles away) in Miami, FL. It is home to the College of Engineering and Computing and the Motorola Nanofabrication Research Facility, the first centralized facility of its kind in Florida, the... View of the Wolfe University Center, Aquatic Center, and the Hospitality Management Building at the Biscayne Bay Campus. ... North Miami is a city located in Miami-Dade County, Florida. ... Location of county in the state of Florida County Seat Fort Lauderdale, Florida Area  - Total  - Water 3,418 km² (1,320 Population  - Total (2000)  - Density   1,623,018 520/km² (1,346/mi²) Time zone Eastern: UTC_5 Latitude Longitude 26°728 N 80°1458 W External link: Official...


External links

  • Official College of Engineering and Computing website
  • Official FIU website


Florida International University

Academics Download high resolution version (900x890, 379 KB)FIU Logo File links The following pages link to this file: Florida International University ... Florida International University (FIU) is a major state-run university located in Miami, Florida, well-known for its business, hospitality management, creative writing, architecture, and engineering programs. ...

School of ArchitectureCollege of Business AdministrationCollege of Engineering and ComputingHonors CollegeCollege of LawCollege of MedicineInternational Hurricane Research Center • Motorola Nanofabrication Research Facility • Modesto MaidiqueChuck Perry • Wolfsonian-FIU • Frost Art Museum The College of Business Administration is one of the colleges at Florida International University, which is located in Miami, FL in the United States. ... The FIU College of Law logo The College of Law at Florida International University is one of the youngest American law schools. ... The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) is a scientific agency of the United States Department of Commerce focused on the conditions of the oceans and the atmosphere. ... Dr. Modesto A. Mitch Maidique (pronounced may-DEEK, born in Havana, Cuba March 20, 1940) has been the President of Florida International University since 1986, making him by far the longest serving University President in the State of Florida. ... Chuck Perry was the founding president of Florida International University in Miami, FL in 1965. ... This article needs to be wikified. ...

Athletics

Golden PanthersRoary RageFIU FootballMario CristobalDon StrockShula BowlFIU Stadium • Miami-FIU brawl • Pharmed ArenaUniversity Park StadiumConference USASun Belt Conference The FIU logo displaying the Golden Panther mascot. ... Roary Rage is the team mascot used for all of the intercollegiate athletic teams that play for Florida International University (FIU) in Miami, Florida. ... The Florida International Golden Panthers are a mid-major college football program located in Miami, Florida. ... Mario Manuel Cristobal (born September 24, 1970 in Miami, Florida) is a college football head coach and former player who is the current head coach of the Florida International University football team. ... Don Strock (born November 27, 1950 in Pottstown, Pennsylvania) is a college football coach and former player who is the current head coach of the Florida International University football team. ... The Shula Bowl is a yearly college football game between FAU and FIU. The games winner receives a traveling trophy, named the Don Shula Award, for a year. ... FIU Stadium is a stadium located at the University Park campus of Florida International University in Miami, Florida. ... The Miami-FIU brawl, a bench-clearing brawl between two college football teams, is one of the largest brawls in the history of collegiate sports. ... Pharmed Arena is a 5,000-seat multi-purpose arena in Miami, Florida. ... University Park Stadium is a baseball stadium located on the University Park campus of Florida International University in Miami, Florida. ... Conference USA, officially abbreviated C-USA, is a college athletic conference which is now in the Southern United States. ... The Sun Belt Conference is a college athletic conference that has been affiliated with the NCAAs Division I since 1976. ...

Campus Life

Miami, FLSouth BeachWRGP Radiate FMFight SongThe BeaconUniversity ParkEngineering CenterBiscayne Bay Campus This article is about the city in Florida. ... The famous Ocean Drive on South Beach at night. ... WRGP Radiate FM is the student radio station of Florida International University in Miami, FL. WRGP broadcasts on 88. ... The FIU Fight Song is the official fight song of Florida International University in Miami, FL. It is typically sung at sports games and official ceremonies. ... The Engineering Center is a research engineering center part of Florida International Universitys main campus (less than two miles away) in Miami, FL. It is home to the College of Engineering and Computing and the Motorola Nanofabrication Research Facility, the first centralized facility of its kind in Florida, the... View of the Wolfe University Center, Aquatic Center, and the Hospitality Management Building at the Biscayne Bay Campus. ...


 
 

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