Faculty

A. Nasser Alaraje

Associate Professor, School of Technology

Program Chair, Electrical Engineering Technology

906-487-1661
alaraje@mtu.edu
EERC 417

Research Interests

  • Digital logic design and embedded systems
  • Field-Programmable Logic Array (FPGA) architecture and design
  • Hardware description language
  • Processor architecture
  • Engineering technology education

Teaching Interests

  • Circuits
  • Data communications
  • Digital systems/microprocessor basics
  • Digital electronics
  • Digital design and modeling with VHDL
  • Microcomputer interfacing
  • FPGA design

Ted L. Anderson

Lecturer, School of Technology

906-487-2157
tlanders@mtu.edu
EERC 429

Research Interests

  • Strain signal conditioning design
  • Transducer instrumentation design
  • Rosette strain gages
  • Alternative electrical energy sources (battery utilization and power-conversion circuits)

Teaching Interests

  • Basic circuit analysis
  • Basic and special electronic devices
  • Troubleshooting (as a part of the design process)
  • Electronic circuit design
  • Power electronic devices and circuits (power conversion electronics)

Mohsen Azizi

Assistant Professor, School of Technology

906-487-2638
sazizi@mtu.edu
EERC 412

Research Interests

  • Cooperative control and networked estimation in multi-agent systems
  • Distributed and decentralized control of large-scale systems
  • Fault detection, identification, and recovery (FDIR)
  • Applications: jet engines, unmanned vehicles, and aircraft

Teaching Interests

  • Signals and systems, digital signal processing, optimization techniques
  • Linear control systems, industrial control, digital control
  • Decentralized control, nonlinear control, adaptive control
  • Detection and estimation theory, probability and stochastic processes
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Aurenice M. Oliveira

Associate Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Faculty Advisor, Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE)

906-487-2494
oliveira@mtu.edu
EERC 712

Research Interests

  • Modeling of optical-fiber communications systems
  • Application of Monte Carlo methods to communications systems
  • Digital, analog, and wireless communications
  • Automation
  • Engineering education

Teaching Interests

  • Digital, Analog, and Wireless Communications
  • Probability and Stochastic Processes
  • Industrial Communications Protocols
  • In-Vehicle Communications
  • Electronics
  • Special Electronics Devices

Aleksandr V. Sergeyev

Associate Professor, School of Technology

Faculty Advisor, Robotics Systems

906-487-2258
avsergue@mtu.edu
EERC 413

Research Interests

  • Optics
  • Signal processing
  • Image reconstruction and processing
  • Adaptive and atmospheric optics
  • Holography and laser spectroscopy

Teaching Interests

  • Optics
  • Electrical machinery
  • Power systems
  • Electronic devices and circuits
  • Real-time robotics systems

Weican (Vincent) Xiao

Lecturer, School of Technology

906-487-1611
weicanx@mtu.edu
EERC 415

Research Interests

  • Diamond thin film fabrication
  • Microwave power system
  • Design, fabrication, characterization of semiconductor sensors and devices

Teaching Interests

  • Power systems
  • Digital/microprocessor basics
  • Programmable controllers
  • Electrical machinery
  • Electronic devices and circuits
  • Microelectronics
  • Solar cells