Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

EECS "A" Faculty

Short List

Jacob Abernethy
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Website: http://web.eecs.umich.edu/~jabernet/
Division: CSE
Address: 3765 Beyster
Phone: 734-763-1560
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
Associate Professor, Linguistics
Associate Professor (courtesy), Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Website: http://www.umich.edu/~abney/
Division: CSE
Address: 412 Lorch
Phone: (734) 647-5588
Research Interests: Natural language processing, machine learning
Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence.

Mark S. Ackerman
George Herbert Mead Collegiate Professor of Human-Computer Interaction
Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science; Professor, School of Information
Professor of Learning Health Sciences, Medical School
Website: http://www.eecs.umich.edu/~ackerm
Division: CSE
Address: 3645 Beyster
Phone: (734) 763-5439
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
Associate Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Associate Professor, School of Information
Website: http://www.cond.org/
Division: CSE
Address: 4368 North Quad
Phone: (734) 647-8028
Research Interests: Human-Computer Interaction, Visualization, Text Mining, and Social Network Analysis
Research Areas: Human-Computer Interaction; Databases and Data Mining.

Ehsan Afshari
Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering & Computer Science
Website: http://unic.eecs.umich.edu/
Division: ECE
Address: 3241 EECS
Phone: 734-763-9305
Research Interests: High frequency circuits and systems for imaging, bio-sensing, and high data rate communication.
Research Areas: Applied Electromagnetics and RF Circuits; Integrated Circuits and VLSI.
Areas of Specialty: Radio Frequency (RF), Microwave, and Millimeter-wave Circuits; Remote Sensing; Wave Propagation; Analog Circuits; Data converters; Low power circuits; RF circuits; Sensing systems.

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Hamidreza Aghasi
Research Fellow
Division: ECE
Research Interests: High frequency circuit design, emerging technologies, and signal processing
Research Areas: Applied Electromagnetics and RF Circuits; Solid-State Devices and Nanotechnology.

Ethem Erkan Aktakka
Assistant Research Scientist
Website: http://erkanaktakka.wordpress.com
Division: ECE
Address: 2411 EECS
Phone: 734-272-3170
Research Interests: Micro Electromechanical Systems (MEMS), micro actuators and sensors, mechatronics, micro fabrication and packaging technologies, energy harvesting, power management circuits, acoustic and ultrasonic transducers, smart materials and structures, piezoelectric devices.
Research Areas: MEMS and Microsystems; Solid-State Devices and Nanotechnology; Integrated Circuits and VLSI; Energy Science and Engineering.
Areas of Specialty: Environmental Sensors; MEMS Technology and Packaging; Power Sources and Energy Harvesting; Electromechanical Energy Conversion and Energy Harvesting; Solid-State Energy Conversion Technologies; Renewable Energy (Solar Cells, Wind, Energy Scavenging); Energy harvesting; Sensing systems.

Achilleas Anastasopoulos
Associate Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Website: http://www.eecs.umich.edu/~anastas/
Division: ECE
Address: 4411 EECS
Phone: (734) 615-4024
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.

David J Anderson
Professor Emeritus, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Professor Emeritus, Biomedical Engineering
Professor Emeritus, Otorhinolaryngology Department
Division: ECE
Address: 4430 EECS
Phone: (734) 763-4367
Research Interests: Design of recording and stimulation neural electrodes, simulation of electrodes in the brain, auditory physiology.

William Arthur
Lecturer III, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Website: http://web.eecs.umich.edu/~warthur/
Division: CSE
Address: 3640 Beyster
Phone: 734-763-3296

Daniel E. Atkins
Professor Emeritus, School of Information
Professor Emeritus, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Division: CSE
Address: 300 West Hall
Phone: (734) 647-7312
Research Interests: Library and Information Services

Ella M. Atkins
Professor, Aerospace Engineering
Professor (courtesy), Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Website: https://aero.engin.umich.edu/people/ella-atkins/
Division: CSE & ECE
Address: 3009 FXB
Phone: (734) 615-7456
Research Interests: Task and motion planning algorithms to enable opportunistic, fault-tolerant autonomous aircraft and spacecraft flight management.
Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence; Control Systems; Robotics and Autonomous Systems.

Todd Austin
Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Website: http://www.eecs.umich.edu/~taustin
Division: CSE & ECE
Address: 4637 Beyster Bldg.
Phone: (734) 936-0370
Research Interests: Computer architecture, robust and secure system design, hardware and software verification, and performance analysis tools and techniques.
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
Assistant Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Division: ECE
Address: 4118 EECS
Phone: 734-763-3183
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; Engineering Education Research; Embedded Systems.
Areas of Specialty: Power Electronics; Renewable Energy (Solar Cells, Wind, Energy Scavenging); Electric and Hybrid Electric Vehicles; Analog Circuits; Energy harvesting; Sensing systems.

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