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2011-2012 Undergraduate Catalog 
2011-2012 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

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Department Website: oakland.edu/ece/


Chairperson: Daniel N. Aloi

Professors emeriti: Naim A. Kheir, Keith R. Kleckner, Tung H. Weng, Howard R. Witt

Professors: Hoda S. Abdel-Aty-Zohdy, Ka C. Cheok, Manohar Das, Pieter A. Frick, Subramaniam Ganesan, Edward Y.L. Gu, Richard E. Haskell, Robert N. K. Loh, Andrzej Rusek, Mohamed A. Zohdy

Associate professors: Daniel N. Aloi, Darrin Hanna, Jia Li

Assistant professors: Hongwei Qu, Osamah Rawashdeh

Adjunct professor: Mutasim Salman

Adjunct associate professor: Anson Lee

Adjunct assistant professor: Randy Graca


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: 

Anthony D. Cooprider, Ph.D., Senior Technical Leader, Global IEEE, Ford Motor Company
Gerald Grzadzinski, (retired) Senior Technical Manager, Chrysler LLC
Mike Hichme, Engineering Group Manager, General Motors Corporation
Greg Hudas, Ph.D., Program Manager, Academic Programs, US Army RDECOM-TARDEC
William H. Mattingly, Vice President, Business Development, Automotive System Integrators
George Saikialis, Ph.D., Senior Director and Lab Manager, Automotive Products Research, Hitachi America Ltd.
Chris Van Dan Elzen, Product Manager, Magna Electronics, Inc.


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 Computer Engineering. The department also offers master’s programs in Electrical and Computer Engineering, Embedded Systems, Mechatronics, Systems Engineering, and a doctoral program in Electrical and Computer Engineering.

Programs & Cores

Electrical Engineering, B.S.E. 

Computer Engineering, B.S.E. 

Course Descriptions

The department offers selected courses from this catalog as warranted by student needs and availability of faculty: Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering .

The following courses are graduate level courses open to undergraduate students with instructor permission and major standing (See Graduate Catalog for descriptions):

  • ECE 525 Instrumentation and Measurements
  • ECE 527 High-Frequency Electronics
  • ECE 533 Random Signals and Processes
  • ECE 534 Principles of Digital Communications
  • ECE 537 Digital Signal Processing
  • ECE 557 Energy Conservation Systems
  • ECE 566 Micro- and Nano-Embedded Systems
  • ECE 567 Computer Networks
  • ECE 571 Mixed Signal Embedded System
  • ECE 572 Microcomputer-Based Control Systems
  • ECE 573 Embedded System Verification and Validation
  • ECE 576 Embedded System Design with FPGAs
  • ECE 581 Integrated Circuits and Device
  • ECE 583 Fundamentals of MEMS

Schedule of Classes

Specific offerings for each semester may be found in the Schedule of Classes: sail.oakland.edu.

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