IEEE: Advancing Technology for Humanity  
IEEE Real World Engineering Projects Login/Register
Project Library Project Submissions

Register today to track your submissions

Already registered? Login here
RWEP Library
Author Profiles

RWEP Project Authors

Search or browse the  authors below.
Masoud Agah
Masoud Agah received his B.S. and M.S. degrees in electrical engineering from Sharif University of Technology (SUT), Iran, in 1996 and 1998, respectively, and his Ph.D. degree from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, in 2005. He began his undergraduate studies in 1992 after being awarded by the President of ...
Project: Discovering Wireless Sensor Networks: Applications in Structural Health Monitoring, Part 2
Taryn Bayles
Taryn Melkus Bayles is a Professor of the Practice of Chemical Engineering at the University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC). She has spent ten years of her career working in industry; and fourteen years teaching in academia (ranging from teaching Introduction to Engineering Design to graduate Transport Phenomena). ...
Project: Energy System Design: A Look at Renewable Energy
Amy Bell
Dr. Amy Bell was a professor in the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department at Virginia Tech from 1997 to 2009. She received her Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Michigan. Bell conducted research in signal processing methods for chemical sensor microsystems, image processing algorithms for oncolytic virus engineering, ...
Project: Arrhythmia Detection Algorithms for Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillators
Jacques Beneat
Jacques Beneat received the Ph.D. degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) in 1993, and the Doctorat en Electronique from the University of Bordeaux, France in 1994. He worked as a research scientist at the Center for Wireless Information Network Studies at WPI. He ...
Project: Design of a Guitar Tab Player in MATLAB
Pamela Bhatti
Pamela Bhatti received the B.S. degree in biomedical engineering from the University of California, Berkeley, in 1989; the M.S.E.E. degree from the University of Washington, Seattle, in 1993; and the Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, in 2006. She joined the faculty of Georgia ...
Project: The Coding of Sound by a Cochlear Prosthesis
Gregorio Cappuccino
Born in 1967, he received the Laurea Degree (Magna cum Laude) in Computer Science Engineering from the University of Calabria (UNICAL), Italy, in 1992 and the Ph.D. degree in Electronics from the Politecnico of Turin (Italy), in 1998.

In 1993, he joined the Electronic Components and Electromagnetism Institute of National Council ...
Project: Coping with the Emerging Energy Demand for Charging Plug-in Electric Vehicles
Luiz DaSilva
Luiz A. DaSilva has been a faculty member in the Bradley Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Virginia Tech since 1998. He currently holds the Stokes Professorship at Trinity College Dublin, in Ireland. Prof. DaSilva's research focuses on distributed and adaptive resource management in wireless networks, and in particular ...
Project: Discovering Wireless Sensor Networks: Applications in Structural Health Monitoring, Part 4
Kamyar Dezhgosha
Kamyar Dezhgosha has been an associate professor of computer science at University of Illinois at Springfield (UIS) since 2002. At UIS, he has taught Computer Science II at undergraduate level, and Java Network Programming, Distributed Computing, and Object-oriented Design as graduate or upper-division courses. His current research interests are in ...
Project: Map Mashups for Better Visualization of Location-Based Trends
Dmitriy Garmatyuk
Dmitriy Garmatyuk earned engineer’s degree (Dipl. Eng.) from Taganrog State University of Radio Engineering (Russia) in 1996. In 1998 he joined Environmental Remote Sensing Laboratory at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL), where his doctoral studies focused on the investigation of high-resolution radar imaging using band-limited random noise waveforms. He received ...
Project: Water Desalination via Energy-Efficient Capacitive Deionization (CDI) Technology
Tom Hartley
Tom Hartley is a professor with the department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Akron. He received a BA degree in physics and a BSEE degree from Ohio Northern University in 1980. He then received his M.S. degree in physics from Vanderbilt University in 1982, and the ...
Project: Human Energy Generation and Electrical Signal Measurement
Ayanna Howard

Project: Accessible Apps: Decoding of the World for the Visually Impaired
Sami Khorbotly
Sami Khorbotly is an assistant professor with the department of Electrical and Computer Engineering and Computer Science at Ohio Northern University. He received a bachelor in Electrical Engineering from Beirut Arab University in 2001. He then received his M.S. and Ph.D. degrees from The University of Akron in 2003 and ...
Project: Embedding Data in Digital Images
Christopher Kitts
Departments of Mechanical and Electrical Engineering
Director, Robotic Systems Laboratory
Santa Clara Univ

Director, Center for Robotic Exploration and Space Technologies, NASA Research Park

Project: Discovering Signal and Data Processing/Analysis Through Satellite Communications
David Lin
Dr. Lin received a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1987. He completed the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Biomedical Engineering from Northwestern University in 1989 and 1997 respectively. From 1997 to 2000, he was a Postdoctoral Fellow both at Emory University in the department ...
Project: Remote Surgical Robotics: Control Systems and Human-Machine Interfacing
Yanfei Liu
Dr. Yanfei Liu received a BS (1996) in Electrical Engineering from Shandong Institute of Architecture and Engineering, Jinan, China, a MS (1999) in Electrical Engineering from the Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China, and a PhD (2004) in Electrical Engineering from Clemson University in South Carolina. In ...
Project: Energy Scavenging from Vibrations
Allen MacKenzie
Allen B. MacKenzie is currently an associate professor in the Bradley Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Virginia Tech, where he has been on the faculty since 2003. He earned his Ph.D. in electrical engineering at Cornell University. Prof. MacKenzie\'s research focuses on wireless communications systems and networks. ...
Project: Discovering Wireless Sensor Networks: Applications in Structural Health Monitoring, Part 3
Chris Macnab
Chris Macnab received his B. Eng. in Engineering Physics from the Royal Military College of Canada in 1993. He received a Ph.D. from the University of Toronto in 1999 where he attended the Institute for Aerospace Studies. His Ph.D. topic was neural-network control of highly flexible space manipulators. ...
Project: Manipulating Everyday Objects with Prosthetic Hands
Andrea Mitofsky
Andrea Mitofsky is an assistant professor in the Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering at Trine University. She earned her B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. degrees from the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign.

In 2008, she completed her Ph.D. degree, and her thesis was entitled "Symmetries of Wave Equations ...
Project: Language Identification Software
Nicky Mostert-Phipps
Nicky Mostert-Phipps is a software development Lecturer in the Faculty of Engineering, the Built Environment and Information Technology at the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University (NMMU) in Port Elizabeth, South Africa. She received her BTech (cum laude) in Information Technology from the Port Elizabeth Technikon in 2002 and her MTech ...
Project: Developing a Personally Controlled Health Record (PCHR) Using Microsoft Visual C#
Leyla Nazhandali
Leyla Nazhandali received her B.S. degree in Electrical Engineering from Sharif University of Technology, Iran, in 2000 as an honor student. She, then, joined Advanced Computer Architecture Laboratory (ACAL) at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, where she pursued her graduate studies in Computer Engineering, receiving her M.S. and Ph.D. ...
Project: Smart Vehicles
Felipe Perrone
Luiz Felipe Perrone has been teaching Computer Science at Bucknell University since 2003. He was previously a post-doctoral research associate at the Institute for Security Technology Studies (ISTS) at Dartmouth College. He holds the degrees of Electrical Engineer and M.Sc. in Systems Engineering and Computer Science from the Federal University ...
Project: Software Engineering: Public Service Announcement Movies Made with the Alice Programming Language
Sanjay Raman

Project: Discovering Wireless Sensor Networks: Applications in Structural Health Monitoring, Part 1
Javier Resano
Javier Resano received his Bachelor Degree in Physics in 1997, a Master Degree in
Computer Science in 1999, and his PhD degree in 2005 at the Universidad Complutense
of Madrid, Spain. Currently he is an Associate Professor in the Computer Engineering Department of the Universidad de Zaragoza (Spain), and a member of ...
Project: Digital Logic for Medicine and Biology Research: A hardware implementation of the Smith-Waterman algorithm for DNA comparison
Warren Rosen
Dr. Warren Rosen received his Ph.D. in physics from Temple University. Following graduation he served as assistant professor of physics at Colby and Vassar Colleges, where he carried out research in optical physics, solar physics, and medical physics. He then moved to the Naval Air Warfare Center, Aircraft Division in ...
Project: Microcontroller-based Smart House for Improved Energy Efficiency
James Smith
James Andrew Smith received BSc and MSc degrees in Electrical Engineering at the University of Alberta in 1998 and 2001, respectively. In 2006 he completed a PhD in Mechanical Engineering at McGill University. His PhD focused on developing the world\\\\\\\'s first galloping robots. From 2006 to 2008 ...
Project: Birth Weight Measurement in Midwifery and Mobile Health Care Delivery
Anita Vasavada
Dr. Vasavada received a B.A. in Mathematics/Physics from Whitman College and a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Columbia University in 1990. She received an M.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Stanford University in 1991. From 1991 to 1993, she worked as an engineer in the Biomechanics Laboratory in the Department of ...
Project: Vehicle Passenger Safety: Exploring Whiplash Protection Systems
Tomas Ward
Dr. Ward received the B.E. (Electronic), M.Eng.Sc. (Biomedical Engineering) and Ph.D (Biomedical Engineering) degrees from University College, Dublin, Ireland in 1994, 1996 and 1999 respectively. In 1999 he was appointed Lecturer in the Department of Computer Science at the National University of Ireland (NUI), Maynooth. In 2000 he was appointed ...
Project: An adjustable movement-triggered switch access system for people with disabilities
Stephen Williams
Dr. Stephen Williams, P.E. is Program Director of Electrical Engineering at the Milwaukee School of Engineering. He has over 20 years of engineering experience across the corporate, government, and university sectors specializing in control systems, electronic design, and electromechanics. He serves on the board for the Energy Conversion and Conservation ...
Project: Feedback Controlled Brushless DC Motor with Personal Electric Vehicle Application
Loren Wyard-Scott
Loren Wyard-Scott is a Faculty Service Officer at the University of Alberta in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering. Among the courses he teaches is the Electrical Engineering Capstone Design Project course wherein students tackle advanced design problems, typically requiring an embedded-system solution. He has over 12 ...
Project: Pico Power Generation for the Developing World
Alfred Yu
Alfred Yu is an Associate Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Waterloo. Alfred obtained his undergraduate degree in Electrical Engineering (with Distinction) at the University of Calgary in 2002. He received his M.A.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees in Biomedical Engineering at the University of ...
Project: Electrocardiogram Amplifier Design Using Basic Electronic Parts
Mingrui Zhang
Mingrui Zhang is a Computer Science professor at Winona State University in Minnesota, United States of America. He received his B.S. degree in Electronic Engineering from Beijing University in 1988. He came to the University of South Florida to pursue his graduate studies in 1991. He received M.S. in Marine ...
Project: Image Processing Algorithms for Identifying the Gulf Oil Spill

Call for Abstracts: Invitation sent

Call for Abstracts: Submission deadline

Invitation to submit a full project proposal sent

Full Proposal: Submission deadline

Invitation to submit a final project sent

Final Projects Submission Deadline
© Copyright 2011 IEEE — All Rights Reserved