ECE Doctoral Dissertations and Student Placement


  1. Lei Lin, Design and Fabrication of 4H Silicon Carbide Gate Turn-off Thyristors, Oct. 2013, Advisor: J. Zhao (administrated by Z. Gajic).
  2. Jun Tan, Novel Nanophotonic Structures and Devices for Communication and Lithography Applications, Oct. 2013. Advisor: W. Jiang
  3. 167. Goran Ivkovic, Localization of Packet Based Radio Transmitters in Space, Time and Frequency,
    May, 2013. Advisor: P. Spasojevic
  4. Chieh-Jen Ku, Electrical Characteristics And Stability Of Novel Mgxzn1-Xo (0 ≤ X ≤ 0.06) Thin Film Transistors, May, 2013. Advisor: Y. Lu.
    Current position: Intel
  5. Weiwei Song, Optical And Thermal Properties Of Periodic Photonic Structures On A Silicon-On-Insulator Platform, May, 2013. Advisor: W. Jiang
  6. Siddharth Madan, Computer Vision Methods for Large-scale Online Clustering and Quantitative Dermatology, May, 2013. Advisor: K. Dana
    Current position: Aware Biometrics
  7. Siddika Parlak, Object Detection and Activity Recognition in Time-Critical Dynamic Medical Setting Using RFID, Jan. 2013. Advisor: I. Marsic
    Current position: Qualcomm
  8. Yupeng Liu, Multi-user Relaying Systems for Enhanced Performance and Secrecy, Oct. 2012. Advisor: A. Petropulu.
    Current position: Broadcom
  9. Baozhi Chen, Inter-Glider Underwater Communication and Coordination for Ocean Monitoring and
    Coastal Tactical Surveillance
    , Oct. 2012. Advisor: D. Pompili
    Current position: Bloomberg
  10. Yao Li, Content Networking with Packet Level Coding, Oct. 2012. Advisor: P. Spasojevic.
  11. Dan Zhang, On Dynamics of Random Network Coding, Oct. 2012. Advisor: N. Mandayam
    Current position: Qualcomm
  12. Sangho Oh, Implicit Coordination Techniques for Wireless Communication, May 2012. Advisor:
    M. Gruteser.
    Current position: AT&T Bell Labs
  13. Pavel Ivanoff Reyes, Multifunctional Biosensors using ZnO and Its Nanonstructures, May, 2012.
    Advisor: Y. Lu.
    Current position: Post-Doctoral Researcher, Rutgers Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering
  14. Ziqing Duan, MOCVD Growth of MGxZN1-xO Polycrystalline Films and Nanostructures for
    Photovoltiacs
    , May 2012. Advisor Y. Lu.
  15. Vamadevan Namboodiri, Low Complexity Iterative Receiver Design for OFDM Systems, May 2012.
    Advisor: P. Spasojevic.
    Current position: Broadcom, Bangalore, India
  16. Rahul Radhakrishnan, A Monolithically Integrated Power JFET aaand Junction Barrier Schottky
    Diode in 4H Silicon Carbide
    , Jan. 2012. Advisor: J. Zhao.
    Current position: Texas Instruments
  17. Shengchao Yu, Robust Sentry-Based Schemes: Towards Long-Lived, Fault-Tolerant Wireless Sensor
    Networks
    , Jan. 2012. Advisor: Y. Zhang.
  18. Sanjit Krishnan Kaul, Vehicle-to-Vehicle Messaging for Enhancing Road Safety, Oct. 2011. Advisor:
    M. Gruteser.
    Current position: Assistant Professor, IIT Delhi
  19. Jignesh S. Panchal, Inter-Operator Resource Sharing in 4G LTE Cellular Networks, Oct. 2011.
    Advisor: R. Yates.
    Current position: Alcatel-Lucent, Muray Hill, NJ
  20. Sushil Mittal, User-Independent Robust Statistics for Computer Vision, Oct. 2011. Advisor: P. Meer.
    Current position: Postdoctoral Fellow, Columbia University
  21. Ciprian Docan, Enabling Dynamic Interactions in Large Scale Applications and Scientific Workflows
    using Semantically Specialized Shared Data Spaces
    , Oct. 2011. Advisor: M. Parashar.
    Current position: Google
  22. Gautam Bhanage, Network Vizualization on the Wireless Edge, Oct. 2011. Advisor: D.
    Raychaurdhuri.
    Current position: Aruba Networks, CA
  23. Ryan A. Integlia, Dispersion of Silicon Based Micro- and Nano-Photonic Structures and its Device Applications, May 2011. Advisor: W. Jiang.
  24. Emir Elkholy, Novel Neurochip Design Implementing Alopex for Use in An Automated Deep Brain Stimulation System for Parkinson's Patients, May 2011. Advisor: E. Micheli-Tzanakou.
  25. Ryan Elkholy, Novel Multi-Electrode Probe with Three Dimensional Spatial Resolution for Simultaneous Recording/Stimulation in Long-Term Adaptive Deep Brain Stimulation, May 2011. Advisor: E. Micheli-Tzanakou.
  26. Lijun Dong, Content Caching, Retrieval and Dissemination in Networks with Storage, May 2011. Advisors: Y. Zhang and D. Raychaudhuri.
  27. Robert D. Miller, Exploiting The Physical Layer to Enhance Wireless Operation with Cognitive Radios, Jan. 2011. Advisor: W. Trappe.
  28. Manish Mahajan, Dynamic Modeling and Forecasting Algorithms for Financial Data Systems, Jan. 2011. Advisor: N. Puri.
  29. Michael T. Loiacono, Cross-Layer Performance Analysis and Adaptation for Real-Time Wireless Video Streaming, Jan. 2011. Advisor: W. Trappe.
  30. Madhavi Vedula Ratnagiri, Design Loss Functions and Feature Transformation for Minimum Classification Error Based Automatic Speech Recognition, Jan. 2011. Advisor: L. Rabiner.
  31. Mingliang Wang, Object-Oriented Stream Programming Using Aspects: A High-Productivity Programming Paradigm for Hybrid Platforms, Jan. 2011. Advisor: M. Parashar
  32. Harris Kremo, On Spatial and Temporal Coherence of a Class of Wireless Vehicular Short Range Channels, Jan. 2011. Advisor: P. Spasojevic.
  33. Jing Lei, Optimization Techniques for Configuration of Advanced Wireless Networks, Jan. 2011. Advisors: R. Yates and L. Greenstein.
  34. Beizhong Chen, Reducing Handover Latency and Improving TCP Performance in Wireless Networks, Oct. 2010. Advisor: I. Marsic.
  35. Lin Luo, Association, Routing and Scheduling Algorithms for Enhancing Throughput and Fairness in Wireless Mesh Networks, Oct. 2010. Advisor: D. Raychaudhuri.
    Current position: Marvel Technology Group, Santa Clara, CA
  36. Hee Tack Yi, Functional Transport Properties in Complex Transition Metal Oxides, Oct. 2010. Advisor: S-W. Cheong.
    Current position: Rutgers University, Department of Physics, Researcher
  37. Song Liu, Interference Issues in Modern Communication Systems, Oct. 2010. Advisor: W. Trappe.
    Current position: Apple Computer Corporation
  38. Mesut Ergin, Performance Improvements for Unplanned High Density Wireless LANs, Oct. 2010. Advisor: M. Gruteser.
    Current position: Intel Labs, Hillsboro, OR
  39. Suhas Mathur, Building Information-Theoretic Confidentiality and Traffic Privacy into Wireless Networks, Oct. 2010. Advisors: W. Trappe and N. Mandayam.
    Current position: AT&T Security Labs
  40. Aliye Ozge Kaya, Channel Modeling Approaches to Wireless System Design and Analysis, Oct. 2010. Advisors: W. Trappe and L. Greenstein.
    Current position: Alcatel-Lucent
  41. Andres Quiroz Hernandez, Decentralized Online Clustering for Supporting Automatic Management of Distributed Systems, May 2010. Advisor: M. Parashar.
    Current position: Xerox Corporation
  42. Thang Tien Nguyen, Sliding Mode Control for Systems with Slow and Fast Modes, May 2010. Advisor: Z. Gajic.
    Current position: Postdoctoral Research Fellowship, University of Melbourne, Australia
  43. Xiaojun Tang, Communication over Wireless Channels with Information-Theoretic Secrecy, May 2010. Advisor: P. Spasojevic.
    Current position: Marvel Technology Group, Santa Clara, CA.
  44. Chandrasekharan Raman, Relaying and Scheduling in Interference Limited Wireless Networks, May 2010. Advisors: R. Yates, N. Mandayam, and G. Foschini.
    Current position: Alcatel-Lucent, Murray Hill, NJ
  45. Liangchun Yu, Simulation, Modeling and Characterization of SiC, May 2010. Advisor: K. Sheng.
    Current position: National Institute of Standards and Technology, MD.
  46. Ming Su, Power Devices and Integrated Circuits Based on 4H-SiC Lateral JFETs, May 2010. Advisor: K. Sheng.
    Current position: Ford Motor Company
  47. Ka Mun Ho, Automatic recognition and Demodulation of Digitally Modulated Communication Signals Using Wavelet-Domain Signatures, Jan. 2010. Advisor: D. Daut.
  48. Canute Vaz, Estimation and Equalizations of Communications Channels Using Wavelet Transforms,
    Jan. 2010. Advisor: D. Daut.
    Current position: National Institute of Standards and Technology
  49. Jun Hou, On the Use of Frame and Segment-Based Methods for the Detection and Classification of Speech Sounds and Features, Oct. 2009. Advisor: L. Rabiner.
  50. Eun-Hyeong Yi, Photo-Assisted Wet (PAW) Etching for Laser Fabrication, Oct. 2009. Advisor: M. Parker.
  51. Zang Li, Opportunistic Secret Communication in Wireless Networks, Oct. 2009. Advisors: W. Trappe and R. Yates.
    Current position: Juniper Networks, Fremont, CA
  52. Yu Zhang, Enhancing the Efficacy and Security of Engineering Wireless Systems, Oct. 2009. Advisor: W. Trappe.
  53. Petre Alexandrov, Development of 4H-SIC High Voltage Unipolar Power Switching Devices, Oct. 2009. Advisor: J. Zhao.
    Current position: United Silicon Carbide
  54. Fu-Yi Hung, Performance Analysis of the IEEE 802.11 – Based Wireless Networks in the Presence of Hidden Stations, Oct. 2009. Advisor: I. Marsic.
  55. Chandra Sekhar Mantravadi, Adaptive Multimodal Integration for Human Understanding using Speech and Gaze, Oct. 2009. Advisors: J. Wilder and M. Tremaine.
    Current position: Vice-President, Barclays Capital
  56. Maria Velez, A Cognition-Based Framework for the Development of Visualization Literacy, May 2009. Advisors: D. Silver and M. Tremaine.
    Current position: Computer Associates, CA.
  57. Nanyan Jiang, A Programming System for Sensor-Driven Scientific Applications, May 2009. Advisor: M. Parashar.
    Current position: Microsoft Corporation
  58. Lin Yang, Robust Segmentation and Object Classification in Natural and Medical Images, May 2009. Advisor: P. Meer.
    Current position: Assistant Professor, UMDNJ Radiology Department
  59. Liang Xiao, PHY-Techniques to Improve Higher-Layer Functions in Wireless Networks, May 2009. Advisor: N. Mandayam.
    Current position: Associate Professor, Xiamen University, China
  60. Joedeep Acharya, Utility and Profit Maximization in Dynamic Spectrum Allocation, May 2009. Advisor: R. Yates.
    Current position: Hitachi Labs, San Jose, CA
  61. Zhuyu Lei, Utility-Based Power Control for Packet Switched Wireless Networks, Jan. 2009. Advisor: N. Mandayam.
    Current position: Alcatel-Lucent
  62. Silvija Kokalj-Filipovic, Infrastructures for Data Dissemination and In-Network Storage in Location-Unaware Wireless Sensor Networks, Jan. 2009. Advisors: R. Yates and P. Spasojevic.
    Current position: Postdoctoral Research Fellowship, INRIA, Paris, France
  63. Kishore Ramachandran, Bit-Rate Transmit Power and Beam Pattern Selection in CSMA Wireless Networks, Jan. 2009. Advisor: M. Gruteser.
    Current position: NEC Labs, Princeton, NJ
  64. Jian Wu, Design and Fabrication of 4H-Silicon Carbide MOSFETs, Jan. 2009. Advisor: J. Zhao.
    Current position: Credit Swiss, Boston
  65. Jian Zhang, Exploiting Wireless Broadcasting Nature for High-Throughput 802.11 Mesh Networks, Oct. 2008. Advisor: I. Marsic.
    Current position: Integrated Solutions Inc., Holmdel, NJ
  66. Jun Hu, 4H-SiC Detectors for Low Level Ultraviolet Detection, Oct. 2008. Advisor: J. Zhao.
    Current position: Alpha & Omega Semiconductor, CA, Sr. Product Engineer
  67. Yongxi Zhang, Development of 4H Silicon Carbide JFET-Based Power Integrated Circuits, Oct. 2008. Advisor: J. Zhao.
    Current position: Texas Instruments Incorporated
  68. Baik Hoh, Achieving Guaranteed Anonymity in Time Series Location Data, Oct. 2008. Advisor: M. Gruteser.
    Current position: Nokia Research, Palo Alto, CA.
  69. Viraj Bhat, Automatic Management of Data Streaming and In-Transit Processing for Data Intensive Scientific Workflows, May 2008. Advisor: M. Parashar.
    Current position: Yahoo, Santa Clara, CA
  70. Hou-Shin Chen, Spectrum Sensing for Wireless Broadcast Communication Systems, May 2008. Advisor: D. Daut.
    Current position: Thomson Inc., NJ
  71. Rahul Pupala, Investigation of Co-Channel Interference, Channel Dispersion, and Multi-User in MIMO-Based Cellular System, May 2008. Advisor D. Daut.
  72. Ying Chen, Piezoelectricity in ZnO-based Multilayer Structures for Sensor Applications, May 2008. Advisor: Y. Lu.
    Current position: Senior Engineer, Qualcomm, CA.
  73. Gaurav Saraf, Studies of In-plane Anisotropic Physical Properties in a-plane , May 2008. Advisor: Y. Lu.
    Current position: Staff Scientist, EPV Inc., NJ
  74. Raghav Subbarao, Robust Statistics over Riemannian Manifolds for Computer Vision, May 2008. Advisor: P. Meer.
    Current position: HBK Capitol, Dallas, TX
  75. Zheng Zhang, ZnO Nanotip-based Acoustic Wave Sensors, Jan. 2008. Advisor: Y. Lu.
    Current position: Device Engineer, Spansion, Inc., CA
  76. Zhibin Wu, Towards Conflict-Free Switching in Multihop Wireless Mesh, Jan. 2008. Advisor: D. Raychaudhuri.
    Current position: Qualcomm Inc., Bridgewater, NJ
  77. Jun Zhu, Tunable ZnO Surface Acoustic Wave Devices Based on Acoustoelectric Interaction, Jan. 2008. Advisor: Y. Lu.
    Current position: Senior Design Engineer, Anadigics, NJ
  78. Yuzhu Li, Design, Fabrication and Process Development of 4H-Silicon Carbide Trench and Implanted Vertical Junction Field-Effect Transistor, Jan. 2008. Advisor: J. Zhao.
    Current position: Institute of Electronic Devices, China
  79. Hanhog Chen, Dye Sensitized Solar Cells Using ZnO Nanotips and Ga-Dopped ZnO Films, Jan. 2008. Advisor: Y. Lu.
    Current position: Testing Engineer at Intermolecular Inc., CA
  80. Xiangpeng Jing, Spectrum Coordination Protocols and Algorithms for Cognitive Radio Networks, Jan. 2008. Advisor: D. Raychaurdhuri.
    Current position: Sony R&D, San Diego, CA
  81. Hongbo Liu, Cross-Layer Design for Reliable and Efficient Data Transmission over Multiple Antenna Mobile Infostation Networks, Jan. 2008. Advisor: N. Mandayam.
    Current position: Sprint Communications
  82. Suli Zhao, On the Scalability of Ad Hoc Wireless Networks, Jan. 2008. Advisor: D. Raychaurdhuri.
    Current position: Qualcomm Inc., San Diego, CA
  83. Yun Wang, High Frequency Techniques for Advanced MOS Device Characterization, Jan. 2008. Advisor: K. Cheung.
    Current position: Testing Engineer at Intermolecular Inc., CA
  84. Hari Vijay Venkatanarayanan, Jitter Reduction Circuits to Reduce the Bit-Error Rate of High-Speed Serializer-Deserializer (SERDES) Circuits , Jan. 2008. Advisor: M. Bushnell.
    Current position: Toshiba, Minneapolis
  85. Rajamani Sethuram, Reducing Digital Test Volume Using Test Point Insertion, Jan. 2008. Advisor: M. Bushnell.
    Current position: Qualcomm, San Diego, CA
  86. Stathis S. Leondopulos, A Study on Adaptive Stimulation of the Basal Ganglia in the Treatment of Parkinsonism, Oct. 2007. Advisor: E. Micheli-Tzanakou.
    Current position: Postdoctoral Research Fellowship, Southern Illinois University School of Medicine
  87. Hongju Gao, Performance Evaluation of Multi-hop WPANDs Based a Realistic OFDM UWB Physical Layer, Oct. 2007. Advisor: D. Daut.
    Current position: Assistant Professor, Beijing University, China
  88. Lalitha Sankar, Relay Cooperation in Multiaccess Networks, Oct. 2007. Advisor: N. Mandayam.
    Current position: Assistant Professor, Arizona State University
  89. Wenyuan Xu, Defending Wireless Networks from Radio Interference Attacks, Oct. 2007. Advisor:
    W. Trappe.
    Current position: Assistant Professor, University of South Carolina.
  90. Omer Ileri, Dynamic Spectrum Access Models: Towards an Engineering Perspective in the Spectrum Debate, Oct. 2007. Advisor: N. Mandayam.
    Current position: Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Sweden
  91. Baozhen Yu, A Novel Dynamic Power Cutoff Technology (DPCT) for Active Leakage Reduction in Deep Submicron VLSI CMOS Circuits, Oct. 2007. Advisor: M. Bushnell.
    Current position: NVidia Corporation
  92. Xiangfang Li, Multi-Layer Optimization in Wireless Ad Hoc Networks, Oct. 2007. Advisor: Z. Gajic.
    Current position: Associate Research Scientist, Texas A&M University
  93. Sumathi Gopal, Cross-Layer Aware Transport Protocols for Wireless Networks, Oct. 2007. Advisor: D. Raychaudhuri.
    Current position: Ortiva Networks, San Diego, CA
  94. Sachin Ganu, Cross Layer Network Architecture for Efficient Packet Forwarding in Wireless Networks, Oct. 2007. Advisor: D. Raychaurdhuri.
    Current position: Aruba Networks, San Jose, CA
  95. Vincent Matossian, Analyzing the Impact of Local Perturbations of Network Topologies at the Application Level, Oct. 2007. Advisor: M. Parashar.
    Current position: Altair Corporation, CA
  96. Jasvinder Singh, Resource Allocation in Coordinated and Un-Coordinated Wireless Systems with Greedy or Non-Greedy Users, Oct. 2007. Advisor: C. Rose.
    Current position: Qualcomm Flarion Technologies
  97. Srinivas Maloor, Statistical Strategies for Scaling and Weighting Variables for Cluster Analysis, Oct. 2007. Advisor: D. Madigan.
    Current position: Postdoctoral Research Fellowship, Rutgers University
  98. Yinglung Liang, Failure Analysis, Modeling, and Prediction for BlueGene/L*, Oct. 2007. Advisor: Y. Zhang.
    Current position: ASK.com
  99. Omar I. Khan, SPARTAN: A Spectral and Entropy-Based Partial-Scan and Test Point Insertion Algorithm, Oct. 2007. Advisor: M. Bushnell.
    Current position: Qualcomm, San Diego, CA
  100. Xiaobin Xin, 4H-Silicon Carbide Single Photon Counter, Oct. 2007. Advisor J. Zhao.
    Current position: Velox Semiconductor Inc., NJ
  101. Jian Zhong, Optical Properties of Zinc Oxide Nanotips and Their Device Applications, Oct. 2007. Advisor Y. Lu.
    Current position: Research Associate, Rutgers University
  102. Sumar Chandra, A Multiobjective Approach for Addressing Dynamism and Heterogeneity in Parallel Scientific Simulations, May 2007. Advisor: M. Parashar.
    Current position: Bloomberg Corporation, NY
  103. Nicu Daniel Cornea, Curve Skeletons: Properties, Computation and Applications, May 2007. Advisor: D. Silver.
    Current position: Scientist, Google
  104. Ruoheng Liu, Reliable and Secure Communication Schemes for Wireless Networks, May 2007. Advisor: P. Spasojevic.
    Current position: Postdoctoral Research Fellowship, Princeton University
  105. Di Wu, Sequence Design for DS-SS Communications with Applications to Ultra-Wideband Systems, May 2007. Advisor: R. Spasojevic.
    Current position: Lattice Semiconductors, PA
  106. Hithesh Nama, Resource Allocation in Cooperative and Non-Cooperative Energy-Constrained Wireless Networks, May 2007. Advisor: N. Mandayam.
    Current position: Marvell Semiconductors, CA
  107. Qing Li, Detection and Defense Strategies for Anomalous Traffic in Wireless Networks, May 2007. Advisor: W. Trappe.
    Current position: Hitachi Corporation
  108. Zhen Li, A Scalable, Decentralized Coordination Infrastructure for Grid Environments, May 2007. Advisor: M. Parashar.
    Current position: Goldman Sachs, NYC, NY
  109. Carlos Correa, Illustrative Deformation of Volumetric Objects, May 2007. Advisor: D. Silver.
    Current position: Postdoctoral Research Fellowship, UC Davis
  110. Mehmet Kemal Karakayal, Network Coordination for Spectrally Efficient Communications in Wireless Networks, Jan. 2007. Advisor: R. Yates.
    Current position: Alcatel - Lucent
  111. Ashutosh Morde, Asymmetric Collaboration: Enabling A Shared Workspace Through Augmented and Virtual Realities, Jan. 2007. Advisor: M. Bouzit.
    Current position: GE Research Labs, Schenectady, NY
  112. Ivana Maric, Cooperative Strategies for Wireless Relay Networks, Oct. 2006. Advisor: R. Yates.
    Current position: Postdoctoral Research Fellowship, Stanford University
  113. Sung Bang, Analysis of Optical Communication Systems Employing Dense Wavelength Division Multiplexing in the Presence of Fiber Nonlinearities, Oct. 2006. Advisor: D. Daut.
  114. Li Zhang, Enabling Asynchronous Interaction and Coupling for Parallel Scientific Applications Using Semantically-Specialized Shared Spaces, Oct. 2006. Advisor: M. Parashar.
    Current position: Bloomberg Corporation, NYC, NY
  115. Pan Wu, Fe-doped ZnO Film and Nanostructures for Spintronics, Oct. 2006. Advisor: Y. Lu.
    Current position: Analytical Engineer, Traid Trek, CT
  116. Sudharshan Rao, Operational Fault Detection in Distributed Cellular Networks: Framework and Methodologies, Oct. 2006. Advisor: Z. Gajic.
    Current position: Lucent, Whippany, NJ
  117. Jianhui Zhang, Design and Fabrication of 4H Silicon Carbide Power Bipolar Junction Transistors, May 2006. Advisor: J. Zhao.
    Current position: United Silicon Carbide, Inc.
  118. Guofeng Lu, Antenna and Synchronization Design Issues for the Ultra-Wideband Systems, May 2006. Advisors: P. Spasojevic and L. Greenstein.
    Current position: J. P. Morgan Chase, NY
  119. Guangsen Zhang, Decentralized Information Sharing for Detection and Protection Against Network Attacks, Jan. 2006. Advisor: M. Parashar.
    Current position: Bloomberg, NYC, NY
  120. Weiliang Liu, Joint Source Channel (De) Coding for Progressive Image Transmission Using Turbo and LDPC Codes, Jan. 2006. Advisor: D. Daut.
    Current position: Qualcomm, San Diego, CA
  121. Jing Wang, BTF/BRDF Texture Measurement and Modeling, Oct. 2005. Advisor: K. Dana.
    Current position: Assistant Professor, Nankai University, Tianjin, China
  122. Cristina Simona Schmidt, Flexible Information Discovery with Guaranteed in Peer-to-Peer Distributed Systems, Oct. 2005. Advisor: M. Parashar.
    Current position: Google
  123. Jack Ou, Design and Analysis of Shunt Peaked Distributed Current Communicating Mixer, Oct. 2005. Advisor: M. Caggiano.
    Current position: Fitchburg State College, MA
  124. Hua Liu, Accord: A Programming System for Automatic Self-Managing Applications, Oct. 2005. Advisor: M. Parashar.
    Current position: Xerox Corporation
  125. Xiaolin Li, Adaptive Runtime Management of Spatial and Temporal Heterogeneity of Dynamic SAMR Applications, Oct. 2005. Advisor: M. Parashar.
    Current position: Assistant Professor, Oklahoma State University
  126. Maoyou Sun, Electrostatic Discharge Protection for GaAs Devices and Integrated Circuits, May 2005. Advisor: Y. Lu.
    Current position: Senior Design Engineer, Vitesse Semiconductor Inc., CA
  127. Richard Harold Wittstruck, Characteristics of Zinc Oxide Based Multi-Layer Bulk Acoustic Wave Devices, May 2005. Advisor: Y. Lu.
    Current position: Chief System Engineer, US Army CEREDEC, NJ
  128. Leonid Fursin, Design and Fabrication of a High-Voltage Normally-Off Planar 4H-Silicon Carbide Vertical Junction Field-Effect Transistor, May 2005. Advisor: J. Zhao.
    Current position: United Silicone Carbide, NJ
  129. Xueqing Li, Design and Simulation of High Voltage 4H Silicon Carbide Power Devices, Jan. 2005. Advisor: J. Zhao.
    Current position: United Silicone Carbide
  130. Rares F. Boian, Virtual Reality Based Post Stroke Rehabilitation Using Dual Stewart Platform Mobility Simulator, Jan. 2005. Advisor: G. Burdea.
    Current position: Assistant Professor, University of Babes Boilay, Romania
  131. Haifeng Sheng, Studies of Metal Contacts on (11-20) and Films, Oct. 2004. Advisor: Y. Lu.
    Current position: Charter Semiconductors Inc
  132. Salim Manji, Rate Adaptation Strategies for Progressive Image Transmission over Fading Channels, Oct. 2004. Advisor: N. Mandayam.
    Current position: Sprint Technologies
  133. Yanbin Luo, Silicon Carbide Power Bipolar Junction Transistors, Oct. 2004. Advisor: J. Zhao.
    Current position: Intel Corporation
  134. Nan Feng, User-Centric and Network-Centric Radio Resource Management, Oct. 2004. Advisor: N. Mandayam.
    Current position: Alcatel – Lucent, Whippany, NJ
  135. Haifeng Chen, Projection Based Robust Estimators for Computer Vision, Oct. 2004. Advisor: P. Meer.
    Current position: NEC Corporation, Princeton
  136. Wing Ho Andy Yuen, Fundamental Network Behaviour of Mobile Ad Hoc Networks, May 2004. Advisor: R. Yates.
    Current position: Telecordia
  137. Dragan Samardjija, Multiple Antenna Wireless Systems and Channel State Information, May 2004. Advisor: N. Mandayam.
    Current position: Alcatel – Lucent, NJ
  138. Tezaswi Raja, Minimum Dynamic Power CMOS Design with Variable Input Delay Logic, May 2004. Advisor: M. Bushnell.
    Current position: Trano – Mets, CA
  139. Otilia Popescu, Interference Avoidance for Wireless Systems with Multiple Receivers, May 2004. Advisor: C. Rose.
    Current position: Lecturer, Old Dominion University, VA
  140. Jianghong Luo, Service Outage Based Adaptive Transmission in Fading Channels, May 2004. Advisors: R. Yates and P. Spasojevic.
    Current position: Alcatel – Lucent, NJ
  141. Lang Lin, Adaptive Transmission in Fading Environment, Jan. 2004. Advisors: R. Yates and P. Spasojevic.
    Current position: Symbol Technologies, Rockville, MD
  142. Feng Yan, 4H-Silicon Carbide Avalanche Photodiodes, Oct. 2003. Advisor: J. Zhao.
    Current position: NASA, Maryland
  143. John Sucec, Routing in Mobile Ad Hoc Networks: Scalability, Resource Management and Application, Oct. 2003. Advisor: I. Marsic. .
    Current position: Telecordia Inc., Member of Technical Staff, NJ
  144. Rajnish Sinha, Noncoherent Multicarrier Communications and Multiuser Detection, Oct. 2003. Advisor: R. Yates.
    Current position: Lucent Technologies, Whippany, NJ
  145. Shuo Sheng, Testing and Verification by Exploring Circuit Properties, Oct. 2003. Advisor: M. Hsiao.
    Current position: Mentor Graphics Corporation, Wilsonville, Oregon
  146. Lan Rao, Graphical Testing Signatures Based on Data Mining, Oct. 2003. Advisor: M. Bushnell.
    Current position: SUN Micro Systems
  147. Nuri William Emanetoglu, ZnO Based Multilayer Structure for Tunable Surface Acoustic Wave Devices, May 2003. Advisor: Y. Lu.
    Current position: Assistant Professor, University of Maine
  148. Sarah Koskie, Contributions to Nash Dynamic Games with Applications to Wireless Communications (Interdisciplinary Program in Control Theory in Mathematics and Engineering), May 2003. Advisor: Z. Gajic.
    Current position: Associate Professor, Indiana University/Purdue University
  149. Heng Wang, Opportunistic Transmission for Wireless Data Over Fading Channels Under Energy and Delay Constraints, Jan. 2003. Advisor: N. Mandayam.
    Current position: Qualcomm
  150. Steele G. Arbeeny, Navigating Media Using Virtual Environments, Jan. 2003. Advisor: D. Silver.
    Current position: Technology Team Leader, Aliant
  151. Ming Yu, Self-Similar Traffic Modeling and Network Performance Analysis, Oct. 2002. Advisor: D. Daut.
    Current position: Assistant Professor, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL
  152. Kiyoshi Tone, Silicon Carbide Vertical Junction Field-Effect Transistors, Oct. 2002. Advisor: J. Zhao.
    Current position: Intel Corporation
  153. Dimitrie Popescu, Interference Avoidance in Wireless Systems, Oct. 2002. Advisor: C. Rose.
    Current position: Assistant Professor, Old Dominion University
  154. Wei Ma, Integrated Design of Digital Communication Systems, Oct. 2002. Advisor: D. Daut.
    Current position: Network Systems, Germantown, MD
  155. Miroslav Novak, Non-Negative Matrix Factorization Approach to Language Model Adaptation, May 2002. Advisor: R. Mammone.
    Current position: BBN Company, MA
  156. Alvin Garcia, The Modified-Mean Cepstral Mean Normalized (MMCMN) Method for Channel-Robust Automatic Speech Recognition, May 2002. Advisor: R. Mammone.
    Current position: IBM TJ Watson Research Center, NY
  157. Liang Cheng, Network Awareness for Heterogeneous Data Networks, May 2002, Advisor: I. Marsic.
    Current position: Lehigh University, Associate Professor
  158. Helmuth Trefftz, System Wide Constraints and User Preferences in Collaborative Virtual Environments, Jan. 2002. Advisor: R. Mammone.
    Current position: EAFIT University, Medellin, Columbia, Professor and Chair
  159. Harvey Ray, Real-Time Ray Casting Architectures for Volume Graphics and Volume Rendering, Jan. 2002. Advisor: D. Silver.
    Current position: Research Scientist, Hewlett-Packard
  160. Cristina Comaniciu, Integrated Access Control and Detection for QoS in Multimedia CDMA Networks, Jan. 2002. Advisor: N. Mandayam.
    Current position: Associate Professor, Stevens Institute of Technology
  161. Lei Song, Resource Control for Multimedia CDMA Networks: Hierarchical Design and Performance Analysis, Oct. 2001. Advisor: N. Mandayam.
    Current position: UT-Star Telecom
  162. Jie Lai, Performance of Channel Coding in Temporally and Spatially Correlated Wireless Channels, Oct. 2001. Advisor: N. Mandayam.
    Current position: Broadcomm Corporation
  163. Abraham Ittycheriah, Trainable Question Answering Systems, Oct. 2001. Advisor: R. Mammone.
    Current position: IBM TJ Watson Research Center, NY
  164. Lijun Qian, Optimal Power Control in Wireless Systems, May 2001. Advisor: Z. Gajic.
    Current position: Associate Professor, Prairie View Texas A&M University
  165. Bogdan Matei, Heteroscedastic Errors-in-Variables Models in Computer Vision, May 2001. Advisor: P. Meer.
    Current position: Sarnoff Corporation, Princeton, NJ
  166. Yong Bai, Interlayer Protocol Interactions and Coordinations in Wireless Internet Access, May 2001. Advisor: A. Ogielski.
    Current position: Motorola, Beijing, China
  167. Nikhil Gagvani, Parameter-Controlled Skeletonization – A Framework for Volume Graphics, Jan. 2001. Advisor: D. Silver.
    Current position: Cernuim Corporation
  168. Cem Uygur Saraydar, Pricing and Power Control in Wireless Data Networks, Jan. 2001. Advisor: N. Mandayam.
    Current position: General Motors Corporation
  169. George V. Popescu, Design and Performance Analysis of a Virtual Reality-Based Telerehabilitation System, Jan. 2001. Advisor: G. Burdea.
    Current position: Research Scientist, Harvard University