Welcome to the University of Arkansas' High Density Electronics Center (HiDEC) website. HiDEC is one of only a few working laboratories of its kind in the United States located on a university campus. Established in 1991, HiDEC strives to excel at education, research, and outreach. Our mission is to enable faculty, students, and our local and international clientele to perform state-of-the-art research.
HiDEC provides students with a hands-on approach to learning. At HiDEC, students in various University of Arkansas graduate and undergraduate student programs have a unique opportunity to gain experience with state-of-the-art tools under the guidance of HiDEC staff.
HiDEC offers assistance to industry by providing 24/7 fee-based access to center facilities and process training for their employees. HiDEC collaborates with companies via Research Contracts or Technical Assistance Agreements through the UA Office of Research Support and Sponsored Programs.