Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

EECS "A" Faculty


Jacob Abernethy
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Division: CSE
Title: Assistant Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Address: 3765 Beyster
Phone: 734-763-1560
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Degree: PhD, Computer Science, UC Berkeley, 2011
Research Interests: Machine learning, game theory, decision theory, optimization, market mechanism design, and financial applications. He is particularly interested in how algorithms utilized in ML, such as those for discovering patterns in data, are strongly related to methods used in large-scale optimization, as well as strategies for hedging financial derivatives and setting prices in securities markets.

Steven Abney
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Division: CSE
Title: Associate Professor, Linguistics ; Associate Professor (courtesy), Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Address: 412 Lorch
Phone: (734) 647-5588
Fax: 734-936-3406
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Degree: PhD MIT
Research Interests: Natural language processing, machine learning

Mark S. Ackerman
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Division: CSE
Title: George Herbert Mead Collegiate Professor of Human-Computer Interaction; Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science; Professor, School of Information
Address: 3645 Beyster
Phone: (734) 763-5439
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Degree: Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Research Interests: Human-computer interaction, social computing, collaborative technologies, computer-supported cooperative work.
Research Areas: Human-Computer Interaction.
Areas of Specialty: Collaborative and Social Computing.

Eytan Adar
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Division: CSE
Title: Associate Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science; Associate Professor, School of Information
Address: 4368 North Quad
Phone: (734) 647-8028
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Degree: PhD, University of Washington
Research Interests: Human-Computer Interaction, Visualization, Text Mining, and Social Network Analysis

Ehsan Afshari
Division: ECE
Title: Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering & Computer Science
Address: 3241 EECS
Phone: 734-763-9305
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Degree: PhD
Research Interests: High frequency circuits and systems for imaging, bio-sensing, and high data rate communication.
Research Areas: Applied Electromagnetics and RF Circuits.

Ethem Erkan Aktakka
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Division: ECE
Title: Assistant Research Scientist
Address: 2411 EECS
Phone: 763-7162
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Research Interests: Micro mechatronics, energy harvesting/transfer/storage, power management circuits, acoustic and ultrasonic transducers, wearable and flexible sensors/systems, smart materials and structures, wireless sensors, micro actuators/sensors for bio-analysis tools, bio-implantable devices.

Achilleas Anastasopoulos
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Division: ECE
Title: Associate Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Address: 4411 EECS
Phone: (734) 615-4024
Fax: (734) 763-8041
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Degree: Ph.D. University of Southern California
Research Interests: Communication theory; Information theory; Coding; Stochastic Control
Research Areas: Communications.
Areas of Specialty: Channel Coding Theory and Applications; Communication Networks and Multi-Agent Systems; Information Theory; Wireless Communication Systems.

William Arthur
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Division: CSE
Title: Lecturer III, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Address: 4816 Beyster
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Degree: PhD

Ella M. Atkins
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Division: CSE & ECE
Title: Associate Professor, Aerospace Engineering; Associate Professor (courtesy), Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Address: 3009 FXB
Phone: (734) 615-7456
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Degree: Ph.D., University of Michigan
Research Interests: Task and motion planning algorithms to enable opportunistic, fault-tolerant autonomous aircraft and spacecraft flight management.

Todd Austin
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Division: CSE & ECE
Title: Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Address: 4637 Beyster Bldg.
Phone: (734) 936-0370
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Degree: Ph.D. University of Wisconsin-Madison
Research Interests: Computer architecture, compilers, VLSI design, hardware modeling and verification.
Research Areas: Warehouse-Scale and Parallel Systems; Secure, Trustworthy, and Reliable Systems; Languages, Compilers, and Runtime Systems; Chip Design, Architecture, and Emerging Devices; Networking, Operating Systems, and Distributed Systems.
Areas of Specialty: Design Verification and Validation; Low-Power Design; Runtime Correctness; Application-Specific Architectures; Compilers/OS - Synergy with Architectures; Electronic Design Automation; Multi-Core and Parallel Systems; Reliabile Circuits and Systems; Trusted Computing and Intellectual Property Protection.

Al-Thaddeus Avestruz
Division: ECE
Title: Assistant Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Address: 4118 EECS
Phone: 734-763-3183
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Research Interests: High Performance Power Electronics, Wireless Power Transfer. Complementary Interests in Circuits and Systems for Sensing, Electromagnetic Systems, Feedback and Controls, Renewable Energy, Automotive, Biomedical, and Consumer.
Research Areas: Integrated Circuits and VLSI; Energy Science and Engineering; Power and Energy.
Areas of Specialty: Power Electronics; Renewable Energy (Solar Cells, Wind, Energy Scavenging); Electric and Hybrid Electric Vehicles.