ECE ILLINOIS Featured Experts http://www.ece.illinois.edu/mediacenter/ Interviews with the outstanding faculty of ECE ILLINOIS Tue 11 Mar 2014 00:00 CST 5 SELECT keyPost, datePost, strTitle, strAuthor, strDescription FROM blog.dbo.posts WHERE keyBlog = 2 AND blnApproved = 1 AND blnActive = 1 ORDER BY datePost DESC Lynford L. Goddard http://www.ece.illinois.edu/mediacenter/article.asp?id=7687 Lynford L. Goddard is an expert in the area of photonics and optics. Mark Pajor, ECE ILLINOIS Tue 11 Mar 2014 00:00 CST Michael C. Loui http://www.ece.illinois.edu/mediacenter/article.asp?id=7440 Michael C. Loui is an expert in the areas of engineering ethics and education. Mark Pajor, ECE ILLINOIS Thu 30 Jan 2014 00:00 CST P. Scott Carney http://www.ece.illinois.edu/mediacenter/article.asp?id=2550 Paul Scott Carney is an expert in the area of theoretical and physical optics. Mark Pajor, ECE ILLINOIS Wed 18 Sep 2013 00:00 CST Gary Eden http://www.ece.illinois.edu/mediacenter/article.asp?id=2392 Gary Eden is an expert in the area of lasers, optics, and plasmas. Jamal Collier, ECE ILLINOIS Fri 24 May 2013 00:00 CST Olgica Milenkovic http://www.ece.illinois.edu/mediacenter/article.asp?id=1878 Olgica Milenkovic is an expert in combinatorial mathematics, coding theory, and bioinformatics. Fri 14 Sep 2012 00:00 CST Xiuling Li http://www.ece.illinois.edu/mediacenter/article.asp?id=1385 Xiuling Li is an expert in nanostructured semiconductor materials and devices. Mon 19 Sep 2011 00:00 CST Jont Allen http://www.ece.illinois.edu/mediacenter/article.asp?id=1280 Jont Allen is an expert on speech perception by normal and hearing-impaired ears. Fri 10 Jun 2011 00:00 CST Brian Cunningham http://www.ece.illinois.edu/mediacenter/article.asp?id=1206 Brian Cunningham is an expert in electromagnetics, optics, nanotechnology, and development of biosensors. Fri 18 Feb 2011 00:00 CST Jonathan Makela http://www.ece.illinois.edu/mediacenter/article.asp?id=1131 Jonathan Makela is an expert in remote sensing of the Earth's upper atmosphere and ionosphere. Fri 3 Sep 2010 00:00 CST Shun Lien Chuang http://www.ece.illinois.edu/mediacenter/article.asp?id=1090 Shun Lien Chuang is an expert in the area of semiconductor optics and photonics. Tue 6 Jul 2010 00:00 CST Elyse Rosenbaum http://www.ece.illinois.edu/mediacenter/article.asp?id=1035 Elyse Rosenbaum is an expert in the area of integrated circuit reliability. Fri 23 Apr 2010 00:00 CST Venugopal Veeravalli http://www.ece.illinois.edu/mediacenter/article.asp?id=997 I work on detection and estimation theory and information theory, and their applications in wireless communications and sensor networks. Tue 9 Mar 2010 00:00 CST Stephen Boppart http://www.ece.illinois.edu/mediacenter/article.asp?id=648 <p>My interests involve developing new optical biomedical imaging technology.</p> Wed 13 Jan 2010 00:00 CST Bruce Hajek http://www.ece.illinois.edu/mediacenter/article.asp?id=603 <p>Physical process of communications over networks like using cell phones or the Internet which is pretty broad. Wireless links as well as modeling and analysis of systems with random behavior.</p> Tue 1 Dec 2009 00:00 CST George Gross http://www.ece.illinois.edu/mediacenter/article.asp?id=34 <p>George Gross focuses on power system operations, planning, and economics. I&rsquo;m very much into the economic aspects of power systems energy. Everything I do usually has dollar values.</p> Sun 1 Nov 2009 00:00 CST Kent Choquette http://www.ece.illinois.edu/mediacenter/article.asp?id=6 <p>My expertise is in photonics, optoelectronics, and semiconductor lasers.</p> Thu 1 Oct 2009 00:00 CST Narendra Ahuja http://www.ece.illinois.edu/mediacenter/article.asp?id=604 <p><strong> </strong> My area is computer vision, a field related to image processing, pattern recognition, sensing, and robotics.</p> Tue 1 Sep 2009 00:00 CST Jean-Pierre Leburton http://www.ece.illinois.edu/mediacenter/article.asp?id=605 <p>I develop physical models to understand the behavior and operations on novel nanoscale electronic and optical devices. I also use these models to explore new properties of nanostructures.</p> Sat 1 Aug 2009 00:00 CST P. R. Kumar http://www.ece.illinois.edu/mediacenter/article.asp?id=606 <p>I&rsquo;m working on three issues and all of them go from one into the other. They are wireless networks, sensor networks, and network embedded control systems.&nbsp; More broadly, I work in the area of control communications, what is called the systems side of electrical engineering, and I&rsquo;m dabbling a little bit on the computer science side.</p> Wed 1 Jul 2009 00:00 CST David Malcolm Nicol http://www.ece.illinois.edu/mediacenter/article.asp?id=607 <p>I do system evaluation, which means developing models and methodologies for determining what properties a system, either real or simply contemplated, will have.</p> Mon 1 Jun 2009 00:00 CST Peter W. Sauer http://www.ece.illinois.edu/mediacenter/article.asp?id=608 <p>I work in electric power systems, which means I deal with the large-scale interconnected grid, utility networks, transmission lines, and big generators. I basically do the big power systems stuff, mostly modeling, simulation, and analysis.</p> Fri 1 May 2009 00:00 CST Jose Schutt-Ainé http://www.ece.illinois.edu/mediacenter/article.asp?id=609 <p>My area of expertise is in the signal integrity area, which is one in which we worry about how clean the signal is as it travels through electronic equipment &ndash; whether it&rsquo;s computer or communications circuits. We do that for specific types of applications.</p> Sun 1 Mar 2009 00:00 CST Tamer Ba&#351;ar http://www.ece.illinois.edu/mediacenter/article.asp?id=610 <p>I work in a number of disciplines, the main one being control systems. Other major areas include game theory and communication and computer networks. I have also done work in economics.</p> Sun 1 Feb 2009 00:00 CST Thomas Overbye http://www.ece.illinois.edu/mediacenter/article.asp?id=611 <p>I work in the power and energy systems area here in the department, and my particular area of expertise is high voltage electric power systems. I study mostly the electric transmission grid.</p> Sat 1 Nov 2008 00:00 CST Benjamin W. Wah http://www.ece.illinois.edu/mediacenter/article.asp?id=612 <p>My current areas of interest are nonlinear optimization, multimedia signal processing, and artificial intelligence. In the past, I have worked on parallel processing, discrete optimization, and data engineering.</p> Mon 1 Sep 2008 00:00 CST Thomas S. Huang http://www.ece.illinois.edu/mediacenter/article.asp?id=613 <p>Signal processing and analysis. In terms of signals, I mainly work with images and video and, more recently, speech and acoustic signals. In terms of the processing, there are three main parts of processing. One is compression, the second is enhancement or improving the quality, and the third is pattern recognition.</p> Tue 1 Jul 2008 00:00 CST Jennifer Bernhard http://www.ece.illinois.edu/mediacenter/article.asp?id=614 <p>My area of expertise is applied electromagnetics. Most of my group&rsquo;s work is in the area of antennas, but we also have projects in sensors, high frequency circuits and devices, and electromagnetic packaging.</p> Thu 1 May 2008 00:00 CST Rayadurgam Srikant http://www.ece.illinois.edu/mediacenter/article.asp?id=615 <p>Communication networks. I work on designing distributed algorithms for the Internet and wireless networks.&nbsp;</p> Tue 1 Apr 2008 00:00 CST James J. Coleman http://www.ece.illinois.edu/mediacenter/article.asp?id=616 <p>Semiconductor lasers&mdash;the optical component in fiber optics telecommunications systems [and] CD and DVD players.&nbsp; Semiconductor lasers are also used in industrial applications like high-precision laser welding, things like that.&nbsp; There are lasers all around us.</p> Fri 1 Feb 2008 00:00 CST