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Electrical and Computer Engineering, Faculty

Suat Ay, Ph.D., P.E.

Associate Professor

Gauss-Johnson 212


Yacine Chakhchoukh, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Gauss-Johnson 213


Jim Frenzel, Ph.D., P.E.

Associate Professor

Gauss-Johnson 207


Karen Frenzel, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Buchanan 210


Buchanan 214


Mohamed Hefeida, Ph.D.

Clinical Assistant Professor

Gauss-Johnson 209


Campus: Moscow
Courses: Introduction to Electrical Circuits, Senior Seminar
Areas of Expertise: Wireless Sensor Networks and Applications, Medium Access Control, Cross-Layer Design and Optimization, Internet of Things (IoT) and Applications, Context-Aware Communication, Data Collection and Processing

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Saied Hemati, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Buchanan 316


Gauss-Johnson 205


Brian Johnson, Ph.D., P.E.

University Distinguished Professor, Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories Endowed Chair in Power Engineering

Gauss-Johnson 201


Joe Law, Ph.D., P.E.

Interim Department Chair, Professor, Director of NASA Idaho EPSCoR

Buchanan 214


Campus: Moscow

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Hangtian Lei, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Gauss-Johnson 211


Campus: Moscow
Areas of Expertise: Power System Operation and Control, Probabilistic Methods Applied to Power System Reliability Evaluation, Substation Automation, Power System Protection
Courses: Energy Systems II

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Feng Li, Ph.D.

Clinical Assistant Professor

Gauss-Johnson 217


Zouheir Rezki, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Buchanan 209


Robert Rinker, Ph.D.

Associate Professor; Associate Chair of Computer Science

Janssen 235


Dakota Roberson, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

CAES 278


Campus: Idaho Falls
Areas of Expertise: Power System Control (Wide-area damping using active power modulation such as HVDC, energy storage, etc., Detection and correction of latency in closed-loop controllers, Variable loop gain strategies, Coupling of distributed systems, Energy storage controller technology for smoothing, arbitrage, AGC, etc.), Statistical Signal Processing (Estimation/Detection Theory, Cramer-Rao Lower Bound, Saddlepoint Approximations and other high-order approximation techniques)

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Vishal Saxena, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Micron Endowed Professor in Microelectronics

Buchanan 318


Ting-Yen Shih, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Gauss-Johnson 214


Campus: Moscow
Areas of Expertise: Antennas and Antenna Arrays, RF/Microwave/mmWave Circuits and Systems, Biomedical Applications of RF/Microwaves, Microwave Sensing and Imaging
Courses: Electromagnetic Theory, Electromagnetics Laboratory, Antenna Principles and Design, Directed Study: Non-Reciprocal RF Circuits

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Sameh Sorour, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Buchanan 211


Ata Zadehgol, Ph.D., P.E.

Assistant Professor

Buchanan 208


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Electrical and Computer Engineering
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 1023
Moscow, ID 83844-1023

Phone: 208-885-6554

Fax: 208-885-7579