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Our history dates from 1947, when Professor Eric Zepler founded the Department of Electronics, Telecommunications and Radio Engineering.
In 2022 ECS celebrates its 75th Anniversary.
Be prepared for challenges not yet imagined and jobs not yet thought of with our research led teaching and exceptional industry connections.
Centres of Excellence
Researchers from across Engineering and Physical Sciences are addressing national and global challenges in four new Centres of Excellence. These Centres are cross-disciplinary and will forge new links that transform the research landscape.
CDCES is developing smarter, greener and more efficient processes for the discovery and manufacture of new chemicals and materials.
FHC is dedicated to developing digital technologies that will help people to communicate better.
IRIS is the world’s only research hub dedicated to developing intelligent, connected, self-powered sensing systems.
RE4EM is accelerating the development of sustainable, interconnected electric transport systems.
Southampton's <a href="https://www.ecs.soton.ac.uk/about/regius-professor">Regius Professor of Computer Science</a>, <a href="https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/about/staff/wendy-hall.page">Professor Dame Wendy Hall</a>, has been honoured by the world's largest educational and scientific computing society for her significant influence on the development of the Semantic Web and the field of Web Science.Read More
Southampton Electronics and Computer Science (ECS) Assistant Professor Tasmiat Rahman is leading a project to transform the lives and health of around three billion people across the world who are using biomass stoves to cook food in their homes.Read More