PhD Placement

We are very proud of our PhD graduates and their accomplishments. Included below is a list of our recent PhD grads (since 2007) along with their advisor (and co-chair) and thesis title. We would like to keep the current employment up to date, so if you have any updates please let us know at



ECE PhD Graduates



Pratik Brahma, "Reliable Subspace Representation for Better Learning and Understanding of Data" (D. Wu, Oliveira), VW Electronics Research Laboratory, Belmont, CA.

James Coole, "FPGA Overlays and Runtime Synthesis for Flexibility and Productivity" (Stitt), Cisco, Raleigh-Durham, NC.

Xi Cao, "Modeling of Nano-Scale Transistors and Memory Devices for Low Power Applications" (Guo). 

Can Duan, "Planar and Integrated MEMS Micromirrors Based Endoscopic Optical Coherence Tomography" (Xie).

Yanmin Gong, "Privacy-Preserving Data Analytics for Big Data Applications" (Fang).

Christopher Heagney, "Digital Radio Frequency Memory Synthetic Instrument Enhancing US Navy Automated Test Equipment Mission" (Lin).

Xin Li, "Novel Control Approaches and Simulators for Complex Networks" (D. Wu).

Deoksu Lim, "Sparse Radar Imaging and Automatic Target Recognition" (J. Li), LG Electronics, Korea.

Jun Liu, "Scalable and Synthesizable High Performance Analog/Mixed Signal Circuit Design" (Maghari), Linear Technology, NC.

Patrick Lomenzo, "Ferroelectric and Antiferroelectric Properties of HFO2-Based Thin Films" (Nishida).

Morteza Shahriari Nia, "Applying Big Data Technology to Remote Sensing for Species Identification" (Z. Wang), Twitter, San Francisco, CA.

Ravi Shekhar, "The Adaptive Time Machine" (Harris), Intel Corporation, Austin, TX.

Carlton Thompson, "A Design and Performance Study of a Distributed IP-Based Telecommunication System (D-IPTS)" (Latchman).

Gongyu Wang, "Productive Formulation and Design Methods for Reconfigurable Computing" (Lam, Stitt).

Nicholas Wulf, "Framework for Optimizing FPGA-Based Space Systems" (George, Gordon-Ross), Harris Corporation, Melbourne, FL.



Tosiron Adegbija, "Dynamic Phase-based Optimization of Embedded Systems" (Gordon-Ross), ECE department University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ.

Hammam  Alsafrjalani, "Dynamic Scheduling for Confirgurable Heterogeneous Embedded Systems" (Gordon-Ross).

Corey Baker, "Opportunistic Routing in Delay Tolerant Mobile Social Networks" (McNair), University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA.

Gokul Bhat, "Coded Transport Layer for VBR Rate Adaptation" (McNair), Akamai Technologies, Cambridge, MA.

Goktug Cinar, "Self-Organized Computational Perception in the Time Frequency Domains" (Principe), Robert Bosch LLC., Palo Alto, CA.

Stefan Craciun, "FPGA Architecture for Real-Time Information Extraction and Feature-Based Classification in Image Processing" (George), Vave Health, Redwood City, CA.

Ruigang Fang, "Image Quality Assessment", (D. Wu), Amazon, Seattle, WA.

Evan Kriminger, "An Effective and Robust Method for Active Constrained Clustering" (Principe), Leap Motion, San Francisco, CA.

Rohit Kumar, "A Framework to Generate Partially Reconfigurable FPGA Application from High Level FPGA Application", (Gordon-Ross), Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories, Pullman, WA.

Bryant Lam, "Lightweight, Scalable, Shared-Memory Computing on Many-Core Processors" (George), US Government/DOD, Washington DC.

Kan Li, "Kernel Adaptive Recurrent Filtering", (Principe), University Of Florida, Gainesville, FL.

Kaikai Liu, "Towards Smart Life via Mobile Sensing Systems" (X. Li), San Jose State University, San Jose, CA.

Leitao Liu, "Dissipative Quantum Transport in Devices with Two-Dimensional Channel Materials" (Guo), University of Notre Dame, IN.

Xiang Mao, "Frame Structure Optimization and Co-Service of Real-Time and Non-Realtime Traffic in Cognitive Radio Networks" (McNair), Godaddy Inc., Synnyvale, CA.

Adam McLeod, "Learning Control Policies from Demonstration in Continuous Sensory and Action Space" (Harris).

Michael Mitchell, "Very Low Frequency Remote Sensing of the Lower Ionosphere" (Moore), University of Florida, Gainesville, FL.

Aurelio Morales, "On-Chip Software Tools for Hardware Multitasking on Partially Reconfigurable FPGAs" (Gordon-Ross), Universidad Nacional de Ingenieria, Lima, Peru.

Gabriel Nallathambi, "Non Numeric Signal Processing for Integrate and Fire Converter" (Principe).

Ololade Oniku, "Electroplated Thick-Film Cobalt Platinum Permanent Magnets" (Arnold), Intel Corporation, Hillsboro, OR.

William Patterson, "Magnetic Imaging System Experiments and Micro Electro-Mechanical Systems of MISE and MEMS" (Arnold).

Gavin Philips, "Functional Connectivity Based Biomarkers for Evaluation and Guidance of BCI-Enabled Post-Stroke Motor Recovery" (Principe), John Hopkins University School of Medicine, Department of Radiology, Baltimore, MD.

Jing Qin, "Cooperative Network Clustering and Task Allocation for Heterogeneous Small Satellite Network" (McNair).

Justin Richardson, "A Comprehensive Methodology for Analysis of Diverse Processor Architectures" (George), University of Florida Department of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology, Gainesville, FL. 

Shashank Sawant, "Design Fabrication and Characterization of Micro-Electrodynamic Zero-Net-Mass-Flux Actuators" (Arnold), Invensense, San Carlos, CA.

Victor Tseng, "Integrated Passives and Resonant Inductive Coupling as a Displacement Sensing Mechanism for Large Piston/Rotation" (Xie), Aldephi, MD.

Jianxuan Tu, "Accurate Non-Contact Measurement of Vital Signs for Human and Animal Using 5.8-Ghz Doppler Radar System" (Lin), Apple, Cupertino, CA.

Walker Turner, "Wireless Implants for Increased Signal Sensitivity of Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Monitoring of a Bio-Artificial Pancreas" (Bashirullah), Nvidia Corporation, Durham, NC.

Yuanxiang Wang, "An Intrinsic Unscented Kalman Filter Based Tracker for Manifold-Valued Data and its Applications" (Venuri).

Qiuzhong Wu, "Design Fabrication and Characterization of Micro-Electrodynamic Zero-Net-Mass-Flux Actuators" (Bashirullah), Linear Technology, Cary, NC.

Kaihe Xu, "Secure Collaborative Machine Learning in Big Data Systems" (Fang), Shenzhen, China. 

Jin Yao, "Feature Selection for Cancer Progression Modeling" (J. Li), GSK, PA. 

Shaon Yousuf, "Design Automation for Partially Reconfigurable FPGAs: Design Flows, Tools and Architectures” (Gordon-Ross), Intel, Corporation, Hillsboro, OR.



Jose Almodovar-Faria,"A Cognitive PHY-MAC Cooperative Protocol for Low-Power Short-Range Wireless Ad-Hoc Networks Using UWB PPM Radios" (McNair), Ponce, PR.

Yanbin An, "Electronic and Optoelectronic Device Applications of Carbon Based Nanomaterials Integrated with Silicon Technology" (Ural), SanDisk, San Francisco, CA. 

Shancy Augustine, "Development of Low Power Plastic Fluidic Control Techniques for Lab-On-A-Chip Devices" (Nishida).

Austin Brockmeier, "Learning and Exploiting Recurrent Patterns In Neural Data" (Principe), University of Liverpool, Liverpool.

Wenchao Chen, "Modeling, Physics and Simulation of Nano-Scale Electronic Devices" (Guo), Gainesville, FL. 

Heungsik Eom, "Extending  the Capabilities of Mobile Platforms through Remote Offloading over Social Device Networks" (Figueiredo), Hyundai Motor Group, Korea. 

Jeremy Fowers, "A Framework for Dynamic, Transparent, and Adaptive Optimizations in Heterogeneous Systems" (Stitt).

Shuji Fujimaru, "Optimization of Beam Painting for ELF/VLF Wave Generation at HAARP Using Time-of-Arrival Analysis" (Moore), Nagoya, Japan. 

Williams Gamerota, "The Dart-Stepped Leader in Rocket-Triggered Lightning" (Uman), IBM Corporation, NY.

Qun Gao, "Contact Resistance in Semiconductor Devices: Physics and Modeling" (Guo), Gainesville, FL.

Linke Guo, "Security and Privacy Preservation for Information Sharing and Dissemination" (Fang, Khargonekar), Binghamton University Binghampton, NY.

Yuanxiong Guo, "Energy Optimization and Control for Data Centers and Smart Grids " (Fang), Oklahoma University, Stillwater, OK.

Taesong Hwang, "Characterization and Design of High Efficiency Linear Power Amplifiers for Base-Stations" (Lin), Skyworks, Thousand Oaks, CA. 

Park In Jun, "A Computational Model for Animal Navigation in Turbulent Oder Plumes" (Principe).

Selvi Kadirvel, "Techniques and Tools for an Autonomic Approach to Fault and Performance Management In Map-Reduce" (Fortes), Palo Alto, CA.

Cheolbok Kim, "Integrated Microwave Antennas and Passive Filters Using 3D Microfabrication and Metamaterial Architectures" (Yoon), Gainesville, FL.

Edward Latorre, "An Intelligent Natural Language Conversational System for Academic Advising" (Harris), University of Puerto Rico, Arecibo, Puerto Rico.

Kyungyong Lee, "Scalable and Fault-Tolerant Decentralized Resource Discovery for Large-Scale Distributed Computing Systems" (Figueiredo), Amazon Web Service, Seattle, WA.

Shijie Li, "Machine Learning Techniques and Their Applications to Computer Vision" (D. Wu).

Chao Li, "Enabling Renewable Energy Powered Sustainable High-Performance Computing" (T. Li, Fortes), Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai,  P.R. CHINA.

Huang Lin, "Privacy Preserving Protocol Design in Distributed Computing Environments" (Fang), Gainesville, FL. 

Yonggang Liu, "Interposition-based I/O Scheduling in Virtualized Parallel File Systems" (Figueiredo), Google Inc. Sunnyvale, CA.

Yang Lu, "Modeling and Simulation of Nano-Scale Electronics Based on Novel Low Dimentional Materials" (Guo), Samsung Semiconductors, San Francisco, CA.

Krishna Mojjada, "Multi-Core Microwave Wireless Communication System" (Eisenstadt), Intel, OR.

Terry Ngin, "Channel-Base Current and Ground-Level Electric Fields of Rocket-and-Wire Triggered Lighting" (Uman). 

Chien-Ming Nieh, Miniaturization of Noncontact Vibration and Distance Detection" (Lin), Intel, Santa Clara, CA. 

John Pilkey, "Rocket Triggered Lightning Propagation and North-Florida Thunderstorm Charge Structure" (Uman), Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, NM.

Rosha Pokharel, "Robust Kernel Adaptive Learning for Online Supervised Systems" (Principe), Gainesville, FL.

Amer Qouneh, "Exploring Thermal/Power Optimization for Emerging Computing Platforms: Think Big, Act Small" (T. Li), Western New England University, Springfield, MA.

William Rowe, "Spectrally Constrained Active Sensing: Waveform and Receiver Filter Design" (J. Li), US Army, Huntsvill, AL.

Savyasachi Singh, "Automatic Assessment of Disordered Speech Intelligibility" (Harris), Convergent Engineering, Newberry, FL.

Pierre St Juste, "A Peer-to-Peer Architecture for Social Networking Applications" (Figueiredo), Port St Lucie, FL.

Joshua Weaver, "Collaborative Coordination and Control for an Implemented Heterogeneous Swarm of UAVs and UGVs" (Arroyo), US Navy, Panama City, FL.

Zhiming Xiao, "Low Power Circuits and Systems for Brain Machine Interfaces" (Bashirullah),Linear Technology, Colorado Springs, CO.

Weikai Xu, "Electrical Noise and Charge Transport Studies of AlGaN/GaN High Electron Mobility Transistors" (Bosman), Nanchang, China.

Kexin Zhao, "Underwater Acoustic Signal Processing and Its Applications" (J. Li), Gainesville, FL.



Divya Agrawal, "Approximating Ambient D-Region Electron Densities Using Dual-Beam High Frequency (HF) Heating Experiments at High-Frequency Active Auroral Research Program (HAARP)" (Moore), Mountain View, CA.

Jihye Bae, "Kernel Temporal Differences for Reinforcement Learning with Applications to Brain Machine Interfaces" (Principe).

Hyunho Baek, "Signal and Power Integrity of High-Speed IC in Chip-Package System" (Eisenstadt).

Rakesh Chalasani, "A Hierarchical Dynamic Model for Object Recognition" (Principe).

Obulapathi Challa, "CubeSat Cloud: A Framework for Distributed Storage, Processing and Communication of Remote Sensing Data on CubeSat Clusters" (McNair).

Jikai Chen, "Low-Power High-Speed Serial Link Design" (Bashirullah).

Xiaoyu Cheng, "Wireless Biomedical Telemetry Systems Based on Flexible Metamaterial Circuits and Advanced RF Architectures" (Yoon).

Raul Chinga, "Dielectric Barrier Discharge (DBD) Plasma Sterilizer System Using RF Switch-Mode Power Amplifiers" (Lin), Space System Loral, Palo Alto, CA.

Bilal Fadlallah, "Quantifying Cognitive Processes in the Human Brain Using Measures of Dependence" (Principe).

Nilanjan Goswami, "Power Performance Co-Optimization of Throughput Architecture Using Emerging Technologies" (T. Li).

Eric Graves, "Information Integrity" (Wong, Shea).

Amit Gupta, "Investigation of Electrical Bias, Mechanical Stress, Temperature and Ambient Effect on AlGaN/GaN HEMT Time-Dependent Degradation" (Nishida, Thompson), Intel, Hillsboro, OR.

Yuejia He, "Inference of Network Topology And Dynamics: A Compressive Sensing Approach" (D. Wu). Bloomberg LP, New York, NY.

Wen-Chin Hsu, "Feature Ranking And Selection for SVM Classification And Applications" (Chen).

Yige Hu, "A Study of Hot Carrier Copper Indium Gallium Diselenide Based Thin Film Solar Cells" (Bosman).

Adam Jacobs, "Reconfigurable Fault Tolerance for Space Systems" (George), ARM Inc. Austin, TX.

Pitfee Jao, "Nanofibrous Three Dimensional Microstructures for Energy Storage and Bioengineering Applications" (Yoon).

Te-Yu Kao, "60-GHz CMOS Micro-Radar System-in-Package for Vital Sign And Vibration Detection" (Lin), Intel, Santa Clara, CA.

Ashish Kumar , "Nickel Silicide Growth Modeling Using Level Set Methods" (Law), Intel, Portland, OR.

Youngjoon Lee, "Conquering The Harsh PLC Channel to Enable QoS Guaranteed Multimedia Home Networks" (Latchman).

Jiping Li, "Wafer-Level Fabrication of Power Inductors in Silicon for Compact DC-DC Converters" (Xie).

Xiaoyuan Li, "Primary User Behavior Estimation and Channel Assignment for Dynamic Spectrum Access In Energy-Constrained Cognitive Radio Sensor Networks" (McNair).

Lin Liu, "Large-Scan-Range Electrothermal MEMS Micromirrors and Microlenses and Their Biomedical Imaging Applications" (Xie).

Paul Muri, "Delay Tolerant Networking Communications for CubeSat Topologies and Platforms" (McNair), Boeing Los Angeles, CA.

Leenhapat Navaravong, "Topology Reconfiguration For Systems Of Networked Autonomous Vehicles Cith Network Connectivity Constraints" (Shea), UF-REEF, Shalimar, FL.

Ode Ojowu, "Data-Adaptive Spectral Estimation Algorithms and Their Sensing Applications" (J. Li).

Christopher Paulson, "Utilizing Glint Phenomenology to Perform Classification of Civilian Vehicle Using Synthetic Aperture Radar" (D. Wu), Wright Patterson Air Force Base, Dayton, OH.

Yuan Rao, Input-Powered Interface Circuits For Electrodynamic Vibrational Energy Harvesting Systems" (Arnold), Texas Instruments, Dallas, TX.

Sean Samuelson, "MEMS Electrothermal Actuators in Guided and Unguided Fourier Transform Spectroscopy Systems" (Xie).

Viswanath Sankar, Investigation and Mitigation of Abiotic Factors Affecting Reliability of Microelectrode Arrays in Chronic Neural Implants" (Nishida), Intel, Phoenix, AZ.

Dohyung Seo, "A Geometric Approach to Image Matching and Synthesis of Diffeomorphic Paths" (Vemuri).

Baohua Sun, "Game Theoretical Approach for Clustering and its Application in Big Data Analytics" (D. Wu).

Chunming Tang, "Ultra Low Power Passive Transponders for Biomedical Microsystems" (Bashirullah), Omnivision, Santa Clara, CA

Lin Xue, "High Voltage Switched-Mode Step-Up DC-DC Converters in Standard CMOS Process" (Bashirullah), Qualcomm, San Diego, CA.

Zheng Yuan, "Advanced Video Processing Techniques in Video Transmission Systems" (D. Wu), Real Communications, San Jose, CA.

Wei Zang, "Analytical Modeling and Analysis of Memory Access for Cache Tuning" (Gordon-Ross), The Mathworks, Boston, MA.

Pingping Zhu, "Kalman Filtering in Reproducing Kernel Hilbert Spaces" (Principe).

Justin Zito, "Investigation of Microscale Dielectric Barrier Discharge Plasma Devices" (Arnold), Intel, Portland, OR.



Antonio Acosta, "Investigation of Stress Effects on Ferroelectric Capacitors for Performance Enhancement of Ferroelectric Random Access Memory", (Nishida), Texas Instruments, Dallas, TX.

Oluwatosin Adeladan , "Iterative Partially Coherent Demodulation and Its Application to Frequency Shift Key(Fsk) Modulated Signals" (Shea).  

Mehmet Baykan, "Strain Effects in Low-Dimensional Silicon MOS and AlGaN/GaN HEMT Devices" (Nishida), Intel, Portland, OR.

Jyotsna Chauhan, "Modeling and Simulation of Graphene Devices" (Guo).

Tai-An Chen, "A Micromachined Floating Element Shear Stress Sensor Using Moiré Transduction for Harsh Environments" (Sheplak).

David Cheney, "Determination of Semiconductor Device Reliability through Electrical and Optical Characterization and Stressing " (Pearton), Uf, Gainesville, FL.

Zongrui Ding, "Stochastic Optimization and its Application to Communication Networks and the Smart Grid" (D. Wu), Interdigital, San Diego, CA.

Zachariah Fuchs, "Cooperative Control Strategies and Deception in Adversarial Systems" (Khargonekar), Air force Research Lab, Dayton, OH.

Xin Guan, "Array Processing Based Microwave Induced Thermoacoustic Imaging" (Zmuda), AMD, Sunnyvale, CA.

Erion Hasanbelliu, "Information Theoretic Similarity Measures for Shape Matching" (Principe).

Jonathan Hill, "The Mechanisms of Lightning Leader Propagation and Ground Attachment" (Uman), Stinger Ghaffarian Technologies, Kennedy Space Center, FL.

Yakun Hu, "Advanced Signal Processing Techniques for Speaker Recognition and Communications" (Wu), Bloomberg L.P., New York, NY.

Kyungwoo Kim, "Modeling and Performance Analysis of Multimedia Traffic Over Communication Networks" (Latchman).

Carolyn Krekeler, "A Bayesian Based Graphical Model Framework for Estimation and Forecast of Stream Flow" (Principe).

Choong Heon Lee, "Exploration of Magnetic Resonance Microscopy:  From Cellular Structures to Subcellular Structures" (Lin).

Lin Li, "Kernel Based Machine Learning Framework for Neural Decoding" (Principe), Philips Research North America, Briarcliff Manor, NY.

Zhongqi Li, "On the Exploration of Next-Generation Interconnect Design for Chip Multi-Processors" (T. Li), Qualcomm, San Diego, CA.

Jessica Meloy, "An Instrumentation-Grade Differential Capacitive MEMS Shear Stress Sensor System for Wind Tunnel Applications" (Sheplak).

Christopher Meyer, "Micromachined Inductors and Transformers for Miniaturized Power Converters" (Arnold), US Army Research Lab.

Arslan Munir, "Modeling and Optimization of Parallel and Distributed Embedded Systems" (Gordon-Ross), Rice University, Houston, TX.

Miao Pan, "Spectrum Management in Multi-Hop Cognitive Radio Networks: Architecture, Modeling and Design" (Fang), Texas Southern University, Houston, TX.

Srivatsan Parthasarathy, "Strain Effects in Long to Short Channel MOSFETs: From Drift Diffusion to Quasi Ballistic Transport" (Thompson), Intel, Portland, OR.

Hemant Rao, "Advanced Device Reliability Study of GaN HEMTs Using Low Frequency Noise Spectroscopy" (Bosman), Intel, Boise, ID.

Manu Rastogi, "Design Optimizations of Spiking Hardware Neurons" (Harris), Qualcomm, San Diego, CA.

Marisha Rawlins, "Dynamic Low Energy Cache Optimizations for Embedded Systems" (Gordon-Ross).

Nicole Rowsey, "Quantitative Modeling of Total Ionizing Dose Reliability Effects in Device SiO2 Layers" (Law), Intel, Phoenix, AZ.

Luis Sanchez-Giraldo, "Reproducing Kernel Hilbert Space Methods for Information Theoretic Learning" (Principe), Uf.

Dabraj Sarkar, "Design Optimization of Thin Crystalline-Silicon Solar Cells" (Fossum), Intel, Santa Clara, CA.

David Senior, "Advanced Metamaterial Circuits for Microwave and Millimeter Wave Applications" (Yoon), Universidad Tecnologica De Bolivar, Cartagena.

Alexander Singh Alvarado, "Time Encoded Compression and Classification Using the Integrate and Fire Sampler" (Principe), Hewlett-Packard, Mountain View, CA.

Jungeun Son, "Adaptive and Robust Controls for Uncertain Linear and Nonlinear Systems" (Latchman).

Sankrith Subramanian, "Control Techniques in Dynamic Communication Networks" (Dixon).

Jingjing Sun, "Mems-Based Optical Coherence Tomography Imaging" (Xie).

Duc Vu, "Advanced Techniques for SAR Image Reconstruction" (J. Li), Navy, Washington, DC.

Ning Wang, "Localization and Positioning With Semidefinite Programming" (Yang).

Qiang Wang, "Lyapunov-Based Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation Control" (Dixon).

John Wernsing, "Elastic Computing: A Framework for Effective Multi-Core Heterogeneous Computing" (Stitt), Microsoft, Redmond, WA.

Yan Yan, "RF Vibrometer: Non-Contact Measurement of Vibrations Using Doppler Radar" (Lin), Coherent Logix, Austin, TX.

Wenxing Ye, "Efficient Sampling Geometries and Reconstruction Algorithms for Estimation of Diffusion Propagators" (Vemuri).

Songlin Zhao, ”From Fixed to Adaptive Budget Robust Kernel Adaptive Filtering” (Principe).



Vikas Aggarwal, “Shmem+ and Scf: System-Level Programming Models for Scalable Reconfigurable Computing” (George, Stitt).

Christopher Biagi, “Observations and Modeling of Processes in Artificially Initiated (Triggered) Lightning” (Uman, Rakov), University of Florida.

Erin Boykin, “Detecting effective connectivity in neural time series” (Khargonekar, Ogle),Google.

Rui Cao, ”Reliable Data Communication and Storage in Underwater Acoustic Networks” (Yang), LSI Corporation, Milpitas,CA.

Qian Chen, “Image and Video Processing for Denoising, Coding, and Content Protection” (D. Wu), Dolby Lab, San Francisco, CA.

Shuo Cheng, “Theory, Design, and Application of Electrodynamic Transformers” (Arnold), Univ of Florida.

Byonghyok Choi, “Utilizing Multiuser Diversity in Multicast Transmissions and Geographic Communications” (Shea), Samsung Electro-Mechanis, Seoul.

Min Chu, “Characterization and Modeling of Strained Si FET and GaN HEMT Devices” (Thompson, Nishida),Texas Instruments, Dallas, TX.

James Cobb, “Sonar Image Modeling for Texture Discrimination and Classification” (Principe), US Navy, Panama City, FL.

John Curreri, “Performance Analysis and Verification for High-Level Synthesis” (George, Stitt), Intel, Columbia, SC.

Hao He, “Waveform Design for Active Sensing Systems - A Computational Approach” (J. Li), Amazon, Seattle, WA.

Yan Hu, “Analysis and Design of High Speed I/O Links Using a Current-Density Centric Logical Effort Model” (Bashirullah), Qualcomm, San Diego, CA.

Rongsheng Huang, “How to Efficiently Utilize Multi-hop Wireless Ad hoc Networks - Throughput Improvement and Mobility Support” (Fang), Olympus CTA, San Diego, CA.

Byul Hur, “Radio frequency integrated circuits and systems for test and characterization” (Eisenstadt).

Minsoon Hwang, “Frequency Division Multiple Access Receiver for Wireless Interconnection on Printed Circuit Board” (O), Hynix, Sungnam.

Kittipat Kampa, “Structured Graphical Models for Image Segmentation” (Principe).

Andrew Koehler, “Impact of Mechanical Stress on AlGaN/GaN HEMT Performance: Channel Resistance and Gate Current” (Thompson, Nishida), NRL, Washington, DC.

Wuttichai Lerdsitsomboon, “Low Power Single Chip Radio Technologies for Wireless Sensor Network Applications” (O), Maxim Integrated Products, Boston, MA.

Jun Ling, “Effective Channel Estimation and Efficient Symbol Detection for Multi-input Multi-output Underwater Acoustic Communications” (J. Li), The MathWorks, Natick, MA.

Yijian Ouyang,  “Modeling and Simulation of Graphene Nanoribbon Electronics” (Guo).

Sagnik Pal,  “Modeling and Reliability of Electrothermal Micromirrors” (Xie), University of Florida.

Hyunwoo Park, “Impact of Uniaxial Stress on Silicon Diodes and Metal-Oxide-Semiconductor-Field-Effect-Transistors under Radiation” (Thompson, Nishida), Intel, Portland, OR.

Zivin Park, “A Beam Steering, Broadband Microstrip Antenna for Non-Contact Vital Sign Radar Detection” (Lin), independent patent agent, OH.

Chung-Ching Peng, “A Memory-Optimized Architecture for ECG Signal Processing“ (Peir), Intel, Portland, OR.

Prapaporn Rattanatamrong, “Real-Time schedulingof Ensemble Systems with Limited Resources” (Fortes), Thammasat University,Outside US.

Jeremy Sells, “Passive Wireless Wall Shear Stress Sensors” (Arnold), Hewiett Packard, Corvalli, OR.

Sohan Seth, “On nonparametric measures of dependence and conditional independence: Theory and applications” (Principe),Helsinki Institute for Information Technology, Helsinki.       

Dongha Shim, “Sub-Terahertz Signal Generation in CMOS” (O).

Hongzhi Sun, “Sensing and Control Electronics Design for Capacitive CMOS-MEMS Inertial Sensors” (Xie), Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL.

Tie Sun, “CMOS Radio Frequency Integrated Circuit Blocks for High Power Applications” (O).

Gustavo Vejarano, “Stability-Based Topology Control in Wireless Multi-Hop Networks with Reservation-Based Distributed-Scheduling Policies” (McNair), Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, CA.

Girish Venkatasubramanian, “Tag Management Architecture and Policies for Hardware-Managed Translation Lookaside Buffers in Virtualized Platforms” (Figueiredo).

Dexiang Wang, “Fault-Tolerance-Oriented Topology, Routing and Wavelength Assignment Optimization for WDM All-Optical Networks” (McNair), Juniper Networks, CA.

David Wolinsky, “Design Implementation, and Applications of Peer-to-Peer Virtual Private Networks from Grids to Social Network” (Figueiredo), Yale University, New Haven, CT.

Chan Wong, “LDPC-based secret-sharing schemes for wiretap channels” (Shea, Wong).

Jing Xu, “Autonomic Application and Resource Management in Virtualized Distributed Computing Systems” (Fortes).

Jie Xu, “Event-Based Compression Circuits for Neural Recording” (Harris), Qualcomm, San Diego, CA.

Ming Xue, “Algorithms and Fast Implementations for Sensing Systems” (J. Li), University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD.

Lei Yang, “Image and Video Compression and Copyright Protection” (D. Wu), Google.

Qing Yang, “The Impact of Signal Temporal Structure on Auditory Sensitivity and its Application to Audio Dynamic Range Control” (Harris), Apple Inc. Cupertino, CA.

Sheng-Feng Yen, “A Pulse-based Low Bandwidth Neural Recording System” (Harris), Texas Instruments,Tucson,AZ.

Xiaogang Yu, “Multiple Sensor Platforms for Hydrogen and Human Physiological Movement Sensing” (Lin), China.

Chi Zhang, “Improving the Performance and Security of Multi-Hop Wireless Network” (Fang), University of Science and Technoloty of China, Hefei, Anhui, China.



Umamaheswari Aghoram, ”Impact of Strain on Memory and Lateral Power Devices" (Tompson, Nishida), Texas Instruments, Dallas, TX.

AshkanBehnam, “Fabrication, Characterization and Modeling of Single-Walled Carbon Nanotube Films for Device Applications" (Ural), University of Illinois- Urbana Champaign, Urbana,IL.

Israel Boniche, “Silicon-Micromachined Thermoelectric Generators for Power Generation from Hot Gas Streams" (Arnold), Intel, Rio Rancho, NM.

Joaquin Casanova, “Electromagnetic System Design for Wireless Power” (Lin), USDA, Bushland, TX.

Li-Der Chang, “Bare-Earth Extraction and Occluded Vehicle Detection in Forested Terrain from Airborne LiDAR Point Clouds" (Harris).

Debdeep Chatterjee, “Cooperative Communication in Wireless Networks: Flow-optimized Designs and Information-theoretic Characterizations" (Wong).

Ying Kuang Chen, “Wideband Millimeter-Wave Integrated Circuits and Systems for High Speed Point-to-Point Link and Automotive Radar Applications” (Lin), Skyworks, Newbury Park, CA.

Zhifeng Chen, “Video Distortion Analysis and System Design in Wireless Video Communication" (D. Wu), Interdigital.

Mingqi Chen, “RF Front-End Circuit Blocks for Multi-Octave Bandwidth Frequency Agile Systems” (Lin), Maxim Integrated Products, San Francisco, CA.

Tae Woong Choi, “Scalable and Flexible Unstructured Search and Distributed Data Structure for Peer-to-Peer Networks" (Boykin), Samsung SDS, Seoul.

Daniel Cummings, “Enhancements in CMOS Device Simulation for Single-Event Effects" (Law), Intel, Austin, TX.

Xihua Dong, “Some Challenging Problems in Wireless Communications" (Wu), AppliedMicro.

Lin Du, “Robust and iterative adaptive array signal processing" (J. Li).

Vaibhav Garg, ”The UF Time Machine: A Spike Based Computation Architecture" (Harris), Texas Instruments, Dallas, TX.

Bing Han, “Advanced Techniques for Digital Image Compression and Analysis “ (Wu), Qualcomm, San Diego, CA.

Shadi Harb, “Time Delay Measurement and Bandgap Reference Circuits Compatible for Embedded Test in 3D Stacked ICs" (Eisenstadt, Fox).

Brian Holland, “Improving FPGA Application Development via Strategic Exploration, Performance Prediction, and Tradeoff Analysis” (George).

Clayton Hughes,"Multicore Processor and Hardware Transactional Memory Design Space Evaluation and Optimization Using Multithreaded Workload Synthesis" (T. Li)Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL

Hojin Jhee, "Multi-Resolution Image Fusion using Multi-Scale Estimation Framework" (Taylor).

Nicholas Johnson, "Simultaneous Localization, Mapping, and Object Tracking in an Urban Environment using Multiple 2D Laser Scanners" (Arroyo, Crane)

Ohbong Kwon, "Spectral Analysis Using the Warped Discrete Fourier Transform" (Taylor).

Ming Che Lee, "Embedded S-Parameter Measurement" (Eisenstadt).

Sung Uk Lee, "Analysis and Performance Enhancements in Power Line, Wireless and Mobile Networks” (Latchman).

Zhichao Lu, "Physical Analysis and Design of Nanoscale Floating-Body DRAM Cells" (Fossum), Global Foundaries Corp, Sunnyvale, CA.

Taoran Lu, "Content-Aware Approaches for Digital Video Adaptation, Summarization and Compression" (Wu), Dolby.

Andrea Matsunaga, "Automatic Enablement, Coordination and Resource Usage Prediction of Unmodified Applications on Clouds" (Fortes).

Saurabh Morarka, "2-D Modeling of Solid Phase Epitaxial Regrowth Using Level Set Methods" (Law), Intel, Portland, OR.

Amitabh Nag, "Characterization and Modeling of Lightning Processes with Emphasis on Compact Intracloud Discharges” (Rakov), Vaisala Inc.Tucson, AZ

Kyujin Oh, "Techniques for Crystalless Operation of Wireless Inter-Chip Data Communication Systems     " (O), Broadcom, San Diego, CA.

Erin Patrick, "Design, Fabrication and Characterization of Microelectrodes for Brain-Machine Interfaces” (Nishida, Orazem),University of Florida, Gainesville, FL.

Alex Phipps, "Modeling and Characterization of Piezoelectric Energy Harvesting Systems with the Pulsed Resonant Converter" (Nishida), SPAWAR, San Diego, CA.

Pravinkumar Premakanthan, "Signal Processing Techniques and DSP Hardware Structures for Dynamic Estimation and Compensation of Absolute and Relative Gain/Phase Variations in Mobile Devices” (Harris), Freescale Semiconductor, Chandler, AZ.

Ganesan Ramachandran, "Fast Physics-Based methods for wideband electromagnetic induction data analysis" (Gader), Phillips Research, Bangalore.

Said Rami, "RF/Microwave/Millimeter Wave Embedded Detectors” (Eisenstadt).

Casey Reardon, "Abstraction and Simulation for Strategic Design-Space Exploration in Reconfigurable Computing" (George).

William Roberts, "Adaptive Radar Signal Processing" (J. Li), US Army- White Sands Missle Rang,NM.

Meng-Mu Shih, "Modeling of Distributed Feedback Semiconductor Lasers" (Zory).

Yang Song, "Dynamic Resource Allocation and Optimization in Wireless Networks" (Fang), IBM- T.J. Watson Research Center, Hawthorne, NY.

Hung-Hsun Su, "Parallel Performance Wizard - Framework and Techniques for Parallel Application Optimization" (George).

Jin Yuan Sun, "Security and Privacy in Wireless Networks and Critical Systems" (Fang), University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN.

Xing Tan, (Li), MaxLinear Inc., White Sands Missile Rang, N.M.

Naigang Wang, (Arnold), IBM Watson Research Center, Yorktown Hight, NY.

Mingliang Wang, "Integrated Power Inductors in Silicon for Compact DC-DC Converters in Portable Electronics" (Xie), Qualcomm, Inc. San Diego, CA.

Huilin Xu, "Transceiver Design and Signal Processing for UWB Signals” (Yang).

Jun Xu, "Sparsity Based Image and Video Processing" (Wu), Sony.

Hong Yu, "Electronic Pills for Medication Compliance Monitoring" (Bashirullah).

Wangyuan Zhang, "Exploring Emerging Three-Dimensional Integration and Memory Technology in Processor Microarchitecture Design" (T. Li),NetApp, Pittsburgh, PA.

Zhenming Zhou, "Physical Analysis, Modeling, and Design of Nanoscale Finfet-Based Memory Cells" (Fossum), SanDisk Corp, Milpitas, CA.



Shishir Agarawal"Modeling, Characterization and Optimization of Electrodynamic ZNMF Actuators" (Fossum), Fort Collins, CO.

Janhavi Agashe, "Modeling and Optimal Design of Nanoscale Double-Gate CMOS Devices and Technology" (Arnold), Knowles Electronics.

Feng Chen, "Mac-Anchored Crosslayer Design for Multihop Wiereless Ad Hoc Networks" (Fang), JP Morgan, New York, NY.

Sweungwon Cheung, "Efficient Multiscale Image Fusion and Feature Reduction for Elevation Data in Coastal Urban Areas" (Slatton).

Hyun-Chong Cho, "Detection of Fluvial Landforms Underneath Forests Using Lidar Data" (Slatton).

Siddharth Chouksey, "Modeling, Design, and Performance of Nanoscale Double-Gate CMOS" (Fossum), Intel, Porland, OR.

Michael Christensen, "Pedagogical Reforms of Digital Signal Processing Education" (Taylor).

Tristan Cossio, "Prediction of Topographic and Bathymetric Measurement Performance of Airborne Low-Snr Lidar Systems" (Slatton).

Shalom Darmanjian, "Design & Analysis of Generative Models for Brain Machine Interfaces" (Principe).

Robert Dieme, "Investigation of Process Fabrication for Low-Noise P-Type Diffused Piezoresistors" (Nishida).

Xin Fu, "Characteriaction, Modeling & Mitigating Microarchitecture Soft Error Vulnerability in Multi-Threaded and Multi-Core Execution Environment" (T. Li, Fortes).

Tathagata Goswami, "Multiuser Diversity Enhanced Geographic Transmissions in Wireless Channels" (Shea).

Joseph Howard, "Lightning Propagation and Ground Attachment Processes from Multiple-Station Electric Field and X-Ray Measurements" (Uman, Rakov), Sandia National Laboratory, Albuquerque, NM.

Casey Jeffery, "Virtual Lockstep for Fault Tolerant and Architectural Vulnerability Analysis" (Figueiredo).

Kemiao Jia, "Development and Applications of High-Fill Factor, Small Footprint MEMS Micromirrors and Micromirror Arrays" (Xie), Freescale Semiconductor, Inc, Tempe, AZ.

Youngho Jo, "Physical Layer Techniques for Wireless Commuinication Security" (D. Wu), South Korea Army, Seoul.

Jae Shin Kim, "Broadband Balun and Embedded Phase Noise Measurement System Design for RF IC Testing" (Eisenstadt), Sirf, Phoenix, AZ.

Changzhi Li, "Doppler Phase Modulation Effect for Non-Contact Accurate Measurement of Vital Signs & Other Periodic Movements- From Theory to CMOS System on Chip Integrations" (Lin), Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX.

Pan Li, "Capacity Analysis and Cross-Layer Protocol Design in Wireless Networks" (Fang), Mississippi State U., Starkville, MS.

Xiaochen Li, "Power Control and Resource Allocation for Delay-Constrained Communications" (D. Wu), Trellisware Technology.

Pengfei Li, "Synchronization and Control of High Frequency DC-DC Converters" (Bashirullah).

Zhen Ning Low, "High Efficiency Loosely Coupled Wireless Power Transfer System via Magnetic Induction" (Lin), Qualcomm, San Diego, CA.

Chuyng Mao, "CMOS Diode Circuits for Wireless Radio Frequency Applications" (O).

Seth Mcheill, " Optimization of Hardware and Software for Solid State Nuclear Magnetic Resonance at High Magnetic Fields" (Arroyo,  Long).

Karthik Nagarajan, "A Parameter Estimation Framework for Fusing Spatio-Temporal Data in Watershed Analysis and Its Potential for Rc-Based Hardware Acceleration" (Slatton, George).

James Poe, "Developing Representative Workloads for Future Hardware Transationcal Memory Research Using A Cycle-Accurate, Multi-Dimensional Hardward Transactional Memory Model" (T. Li), Miami Dade College, Miami, FL.

Fengzhong Qu, "Rate & Reliability Oriented Underwater Acoustic Communications" (Yang).

Kyoungnam Seo, "Multi-User Interference Reduction and Throughput Enhancement in OFDM-Based Multicarrier Communication Systems" (Latchman), LG Electronics, Seoul.

Sheetal Shetye, "Magnetic Self-Assembly of Small Parts" (Arnold), Triquint Semiconductors, Apopka, FL.

Yu Su, "Fully Integrated CMOS Receiver for A 24-GHz Single Chip Radio" (O), Maxlinear, Irvine, CA.

Xing Tan, "Bayesian Sparse Signal Recovery" (J. Li), Uf, Gainesville, FL.

Mauricio Tsugawa, "On the Design, Performance and Management of Virtual Networks for Grid Computing"  (Fortes).

Hsin-Ta Wu, "Transmitter for Wireless Inter-Chip Data Communications" (O).

Lei Wu, "Low-Voltage, Large-Range MEMS Optical Scanners and Their Applications" (Xie), Digitaloptics Corporation, Arcadia, CA.

Xiaodong Yang, "Strain Effect on the Performance of Silicon MOSFETs" (Thompson), Global Foundries, East Fishkill, NY.

Tarik Yardibi, "Source Localization and Power Estimation in Aeroacoustic Noise Measurements" (J. Li), GE Global Research Center, Niskayuna, NY.

Lavi Zamstein, "Koolio: Path-Planning Using Reinforcement Learning on A Real Robot in A Real Environment" (Arroyo).




Dawood Al-Abri, "Enhancing the Robustness and Security of Localization Schemes through Effective Location Verification in Wireless Sensor Networks" (McNair), Sultan Qaboos University, Al-Khoud.

Surendra Boppana, "Overlapped Transmission in Wireless Networks" (Shea), Qualcomm, San Diego, AZ.

Tien-Yu Chang, "Design of Wideband Communication Circuits" (Lin), Maxlinear, Carlsbad, CA.

Chang Burm Cho, "Accurate, Scalable and Informative Modeling and Analysis of Complex Workloads and Large-Scale Microprocessor Architectures" (T. Li).

Yongho Choi, "Growth, Fabrication, and Characterization of Carbon Nanotubes, Nanotube Films, and Nanowires" (Ural), Jungwong University.

Youn Sung Choi, "Impact of Mechanical Stress on Metal-Oxide-Semiconductor Devices in Terms of Gate Leakage and Gate Stack" (Thompson), Texas Instruments, Dallas, TX.

Lance Covert, "Dual-Function Heatsink Antennas for High-Density Three-Dimensional Integration for High-Power Transmitters" (Lin), Honeywell Aeorspace, Atlanta, GA.

Eric Grobelny, "FASE: The Fast and Accurate Simulation Environment for High-Performance Computing Systems And Applications" (George).

Aysegul Gunduz, "Human Motor Control through Electrocorticographical Brain Machine Interfaces (Principe).

Kwangchun Jung, "Complementary Metal-Oxide Semiconductor Radio Frequency Integraded Circuit Blocks of Multi-Band Transceiver for Communications Systems" (O).

Jaeseok Kim, "Automated Matching Control System Using Load Estimation and Microwave Characterization" (Eisenstadt).

Heezin Lee, "3D Feature Extraction & Geometric Mappings for Improved Parameter Estimation in Forested Terrain Using Airborne Lidar Data" (Slatton).

Jongdae Lee, "Performance Enhancement of CSMA/CA in Powerline Communications under Heavy Traffic and Hidden Node Conditions" (Latchman).

Ruijiang Li, "Spatiotemporal Filtering Methodology for Single-Trial ERP Component Estimation" (Principe).

Weifeng Liu, "Adaptive Filtering in Reproducing Kernel Hilbert Spaces" (Principe).

Antonio Paiva, "Reproducing Kernal Hilbert Spaces for Point Processes, With Applications for Neural Activity Analysis" (Principe).

Adrian Peter, "Information Geometry for Shape Analysis: Probabilistic Models for Shape Matching and Indexing" (Rangarajan), Harris Corporation, Melbourne, FL.

Meena Ramani, "Noise Robust Algorithms to Improve Cell Phone Speech Intelligibility for the Hearing Impaired" (Harris), Soundid, Palo Alto, CA.

Sudhir Rao, "Unsupervised Learning: an Information Theoretic Framework" (Principe).

Swaminathan Sankaran, "Receivers Using Schottky Barrier Diodes in CMOS" (O), Texas Instruments, Inc., Dallas, TX.

Joel Schipper, "A Knowledge-Based Toxicology Consultant for Multiple Disorders" (Arroyo, Dankel), Bradley University, Peoria, IL.

Eunyoung Seok, "CMOS Millimeter and Submillimeter-Wave Components" (O).

Sagar Suthram, "Study of the Piezoresistive Properties of Si, Ge, and GaAs MOSFETs Using a Novel Flexure Based Wafer Bending Setup" (Thompson), Intel, Portland, OR.

Ismail Uysal, "A Biologically Plausible Approach for Noise Robust Vowel Recognition" (Harris), Usf Polytechnic.

Yiwen Wang, "Point Processes Monte Carlo Filtering for Brain Machine Interfaces" (Principe).

Young Ki Yoon, "Carbon Nanotube and Graphene Device Modeling and Simulation" (Guo), University of California, Berkeley, San Francisco, CA.

Ming Zhao, "File System Visualization & Service for Grid Data Management" (Figueiredo), Florida International University, Miami, FL.

Xumin Zhu, "Knowledge-Aided Signal Processing" (J. Li), Delphi, Indianapolis, IN.



Jongshick Ahn, In-Situ Characterization of High Speed I/O Chip-Package Systems (Eisenstadt, Fox), Qualcomm, San Diego, CA.

Debraj Chakraborty, "Need Based Feedback: An Optimizatoin Approach" (Hammer), Iit- Bombay, Mumbai.

Woong Cho, Wireless Cooperative Networks with Differential Modulation: Performance Analysis and Resource Optimization (Yang).

Yanping Ding, "CMOS Synthesizers for 24 GHz Radios" (O).

Jieyan Fan, Network Centric Traffic Analysis (Wu), Google, Sunnyvale, CA.

Xiaoxiang Gong, "A Digital Audio Amplifier Using Pulse Width Modulation for Portable Applications" (Harris), Oplink Communications, Fremont, CA.

Bin Guo, "Microwave Techniques for Breast Cancer Detection and Treatment (J. Li, Zmuda), Duke University, Durham, NC.

Seung Ju Han, "Optimization Algorithms for Adaptive Information Processing: Family of Minimum Renyi'S Error Entrophy" (Principe).

Jing Hu, "New Approaches to Multi-Scale Signal Processing" (Gao).

Xiaoxia Huang, "Routing Protocols in Ad-Hoc Networks: Robustness and Optimization" (Fang), Shenzhen Inst. of Advanced Tech.-Chinese Acadamy of Science, Shenzhen.

Kyu Hwa Jeong, "The Correntropy MACE Filter for Image Recognition (Principe).

Jason Jerauld, "Properties of Natural Cloud-To-Ground Lightning from Multiple-Station Measurements of Close Electric and Magnetic Fields and Field Derivatives" (Uman,  Rakov), Raytheon Missle Systems, Tucson, AZ.

Kooho Jung, Broadband Balun Embedded Measurement for Differential Circuits (Eisenstadt, Fox), Cascade Microtech Inc., Beaverton, OR.

Karthik Kadirvel, Closed Loop Interface Circuits for Capacitive Transducers with Application to a MEMS Capacitive Microphone (Nishida, Fox), Texas Instruments, Melbourne, FL.

Ung Sik Kim, "Edge Partitioning and Finding Community Structure Using Spectral Decomposition" (Boykin).

Sangwon Ko, "Linearization Techniques for Integrated CMOS Power Amplifiers and A High Efficiency Class F GAN Power Amplifier" (Lin), Skyworks, San Francisco, CA.

Yoav Levinbook, "State Estimation: A Decision Theoretic Approach" (Wong), Aminmon, San Diego, CA.

Yuan Li, "An Integrated Multichannel Neural Recording System with Spike Outputs (Harris), International Rectifier, Columbia, MO.

Ji-Song Lim, Strain Effects on a Silicon MOSFET Operation: Threshold Voltages, Gate Tunneling Currents, and 1/F Noise Characteristics (Thompson, Nishida), Info. and Comm. University.

Jau-Jr Lin, "On-Chip Antennas for Short Range Wireless Communications" (O, Lin).

Arkadiy Lyakh, "High-Power Bipolar and Uni-Polar Quantum Cascade Lasers" (Zory), Pranalytica Inc., Los Angeles, CA.

Derek Martin, "Simulation of Noise Mechanisms in Scaled Bulk and Partially Depleted Silicon-On-Insulator Field-Effect Transistors (Bosman), Keysight Technologies, Colorado Springs, CO.

David Martin, "Design, Fabrication, and Characterization for a MEMS Dual Backplate Capacitive Microphone" (Nishida, Sheplak), Avago Technologies, Ft. Collins, CO.

Siwoo Noh, "Robust and Low Power Multiplier-Less Digital Filter Design for Wireless Communications" (Taylor), Samsung Electronic, Seoul.

Mustafa Ozturk, "Dynamical Computation with Echo State Networks (Principe).

Byungjoo Park, "A Design and Analysis of Reliable and Enhanced Fast Handover Scheme in Ip-Based Wireless/Mobile Networks" (Latchman).

Jun Peng, "Input/Output Control of Asynchronous Machines with Races" (Hammer), Benedict College, Columbia, SC.

Puskal Pokharel, Time Series Analysis with Information Theoretic Learning and Kernel Methods (Principe).

Sudeep Puligundla, Signal-Strength Indicators and High-Speed Samplers for Embedded Test of Mixed-Signal Integrated Circuits (Eisenstadt), Intel, Hillsboro, OR.

Christy Rogers, "Ultra-Low Power Analog Circuits for Spike Feature Extraction and Detection from Extracellular Neural Recordings" (Harris), Texas Instruments, Dallas, TX.

Jens Schoene, "Direct and Nearby Lightning Strikes Interaction with Test Power Distribution Lines" (Uman, Rakov), Enernex Llc, Knoxville, TN.

Guangyu Sun, "Strain Effects on Hole Mobility in Si and Ge P-Type MOSFETs" (Thompson).

Saravanan Vijayakumaran, "Design and Performance of Ultra-Wideband Acquisition Systems" (Wong), Iit- Bombay.

Yanming Xiao, "Low Power Monitoring System for Remote Detection of Heartbeat and Respiration Using Double-Sided Transmission and Frequency Tuning" (Lin), Qualcomm Inc, San Diego, CA.

Jianwu Xu, Nonlinear Signal Processing Based on Reproducing Kernel Hilbert Space (Principe).

Haifeng Xu, "Investigation of Thick-Gate-Oxide MOS Structures with Sub-Design-Rule Channel Lengths for Digital and Radio Frequency Circuit Applications" (O).

Hyeopgoo Yeo, "Design of Multi-Gigabit Serial Link Transceiver Using Bandwidth-Efficient Half-Symbol-Rate-Carrier Offset Quadrature Phase Shift Keying Modulation" (Lin), Hanshin University.

Chikuang Yu, "Evaluation of Utilizing PMOS Transistors for Substrate Noise Reduction in a 2.4-Ghz Receiver" (O).

Jian Zhang, Learning-Aided System Performance Modeling in Support of Self-Optimized Resource Scheduling in Distributed Environments (Figueredo).

Xiayu Zheng, "Space-Time Processing in Multi-Antenna Systems" (J. Li), Marvell Semiconductor, Inc., Santa Clara, CA.

Yun Zhou, "Security in Wireless Sensor Networks and Multi-Cast" (Fang), Microsoft, Redmond, WA.