May 18, 2024  
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog 
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

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(248) 370-2177 
FAX: (248) 370-4633

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Chairperson: Osamah A. Rawashdeh

Professors emeriti: Richard E. Haskell, Naim A. Kheir, Keith R. Kleckner, Nan K. Loh, Tung H. Weng, Howard R. Witt

Professors: Hoda S. Abdel-Aty-Zohdy, Daniel N. Aloi, Ka C. Cheok, Manohar Das, Subramaniam Ganesan, Edward Y.L. Gu, Darrin Hanna, Jia Li, Hongwei Qu, Osamah Rawashdeh, Mohamed A. Zohdy

Associate professors: Brian Dean, Daniel Llamocca

Assistant professors: Shadi Alawneh, Seyed Ali Arefifar, Jun Chen, Amanpreet Kaur, Wing-Yue Geoffrey Louie

Special Instructor: Steven Louis, Khalid Mirza, Michel Sultan

Adjunct professor: Mutasim Salman, Housein Dourra

Adjunct associate professor: Anson Lee

Adjunct assistant professor: Randy Graca, Micho Radovnikovich

Advisory Board

The Electrical and Computer Engineering External Advisory and Development Board assists the department in enhancing its educational and research programs and ensuring their relevance to current and emerging technological needs.

Board members are:

Dona Burkard, Consultant, (former) Ford Motor Company, Research Manager - Vehicle Electrical & Software Architecture, AI, Cyber Security

Anthony D. Cooprider, Ph.D., Senior Technical Leader, Global EE Systems, Ford Motor Company

Housein Dourra, Ph.D., Senior Staff Powertrain Specialist Corporate Engineering and R&D, Magna International

Byron Gillespie, Director of Engineering, Intel Corporation

Mike Hichme, Executive Director, User Experience, General Motors Corporation

Greg Hudas, Ph.D., DoD/OSD Program Manager, Robots in Manufacturing Environments, US Army RDECOM-TARDEC

Steve Polakowski, President, ESG Automotive

Chris Van Dan Elzen, Vice President, Product Planning, Autoliv

Paul VanOphem, President, CSM Products, Inc.

General Information

The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering carries out the mission of the School of Engineering and Computer Science by offering separate undergraduate majors in Electrical Engineering and in Computer Engineering. The department also offers masters programs in Electrical and Computer Engineering, Mechatronics Systems Engineering, and Embedded Systems, as well as a Ph.D. program in Electrical and Computer Engineering. The undergraduate programs in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering are accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission ABET.

Schedule of classes

Specific offerings for each semester may be found in the Schedule of Classes.



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