Johns Hopkins University Whiting School of Engineering

Ralph Etienne-Cummings


Professor
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Secondary Appointment: Computer Science
etienne.ece.jhu.edu ()

Barton Hall 401 (office)
retienne@jhu.edu (primary)
ResearcherID webpage >>

Education

Ph.D. 1994, University of Pennsylvania
Master in Electrical 1990, University of Pennsylvania
Bachelor of Science, Summa Cum Laude, Valedictorian 1988, Lincoln University

Experience

2008: Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, Professor of ECE, July 1st, 2008 – present
2005: Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, Secondary Appointment in Computer Science
2004: University of Maryland, College Park, MD, Adjunct Associate Professor
2004-2009: Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, Associate Director for Education and Outreach of the ERC on Computer Integrated Surgical Systems and Technology
2002-2008: Institute of Neuromorphic Engineering, Director
2006-2007: University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa, Visiting African Scholar
2002-2006: Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, Associate Professor and Director of CE
2002-2004: University of Maryland, College Park, MD, Associate Professor
1998-2002: Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, Assistant Professor
1995-1998: Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL, Assistant Professor

Research Areas

VLSI circuits
systems and algorithms for low-power parallel mixed-signal processing with applications to focal plane image processing
motion estimation target tracking
adaptive optics
low-power instrumentation
legged locomotion
autonomous vehicles
acoustic signal processing
MEMS and computer integrated surgical systems and technologies

Journal Articles

Dong, F., Ieng, S., Savatier, X., Etienne-cummings, R., Benosman, R. (2013). Plenoptic cameras in real-time robotics. The International Journal of Robotics Research. 32(2). 206–217.
Senarathna, J., Murari, K., Etienne-cummings, R., Thakor, N.V. (2012). A Miniaturized Platform for Laser Speckle Contrast Imaging.
Orchard, G., Zhang, J., Suo, Y., Dao, M., Nguyen, D.T., Chin, S., Posch, C., Tran, T.D., Etienne-cummings, R. (2012). Real Time Compressive Sensing Video Reconstruction in Hardware. Emerging and Selected Topics in Circuits and Systems, IEEE Journal on. 2(3). 604–615.
Russell, A., Mazurek, K., Mihalas, S., Niebur, E., Etienne-cummings, R. (2012). Parameter Estimation of a Spiking Silicon Neuron. Biomedical Circuits and Systems, IEEE Transactions on. 6(2). 133–141.
Mazurek, K.A., Holinski, B.J., Everaert, D.G., Stein, R.B., Etienne-cummings, R., Mushahwar, V.K. (2012). Feed forward and feedback control for over-ground locomotion in anaesthetized cats. Journal of Neural Engineering. 9(2). 026003.

Conference Proceedings

Folowosele, F., Harrison, A., Cassidy, A., Andreou, A., Etienne-cummings, R., Mihalas, S., Niebur, E., Hamilton, T. "A Switched Capacitor Implementation of the Generalized Linear Integrate-and-Fire Neuron", ISCAS 2009, Tiepei, Taiwan, May 2009, 2009.
 View record in Web of Science SM
Ekekwe, N., Etienne-cummings, R. "A 5-bits Precision CMOS Bandgap Reference with On-Chip Bi-directional Resistance Trimming", IEEE International Midwest Symposium on Circuits and Systems, MWSCAS 2008, August 2008., 2008.
DOI » 10.1109/MWSCAS.2008.4616785  View record in Web of Science SM
Chen, S., Folowosele, F., Kim, D., Vogelstein, R.J., Culurcielle, E., Etienne-cummings, R. "A Size and Position Invariant Event-Based Human Posture Recognition", IEEE BioCAS 2008, Baltimore, MD, November 2008., 2008.
DOI » 10.1109/BIOCAS.2008.4696930  View record in Web of Science SM
Tapson, J., Vismer, M.P., Jin, C., Schaik, A.VAN, Folowosele, F., Etienne-cummings, R. "A Two-Neuron Cross-Correlation Circuit with a Wide and Continuous Range of Time Delay", IEEE ISCAS 2008, Seattle, WA, May 2008., 2008.
 View record in Web of Science SM
Ekekwe, N., Etienne-cummings, R. "Adaptive Hysteretic Comparator with Opamp Threshold Level Setting", IEEE International Midwest Symposium on Circuits and Systems, MWSCAS 2008, August 2008., 2008.
DOI » 10.1109/MWSCAS.2008.4616751  View record in Web of Science SM

Awards & Honors

2008: Achieved IEEE Senior Member Status, IEEE
2004: Appointed Associated Editor: IEEE Sensors Journal
2002: Appointed Director of the Computer Engineering Program at Johns Hopkins University
2002: Appointed Director of the Institute of Neuromorphic Engineering (an Institute “with-out walls”)
2001: Chairman: IEEE ISCAS Technical Committee on Sensors
2001: Secretary: IEEE ISCAS Technical Committee on Neural Networks
2012 - 2012: ScienceMaker Scientist, The History Makers, February 2012
2012 - 2012: 2012 IEEE-EMBS Outstanding Paper Award, IEEE Trans. Neural System and Rehabilitation Engineering, August 2012
2012 - 2012: Appointed Eminent Visiting Scholar, U. Western Sydney, January 2012
2012 - 2012: Achieved IEEE Fellow Status, IEEE, January 2012
2011 - 2011: 2011 Best Demonstration, Biomedical Circuits and Systems Conference, November 2011
2011 - 2011: Appointed Deputy Editor in Chief, IEEE Trans. Biomedical Circuits and Systems, January 2011
2011 - 2011: 2011 Best Paper Award, IEEE Trans. Biomedical Circuits and Systems, May 2011
2010 - 2010: Appointed to the IEEE CAS Society Distinguish Lecturer Program, IEEE, January 2010
2010 - 2010: R. W. Hart Prize for Excellence in IR&D for Best Project, JHU/APL, November 2010
2008 - 2008: Best Ph.D in a Nutshell, IEEE BioCAS 2008 Conference, Baltimore, MD, November 2008
2008 - 2008: Best Student Paper Finalist, International Symposium of Circuits and Systems, Seattle, WA
2008 - 2008: Best Paper Honorable Mention, North East BioEngineering Conference, Providence, RI
2007 - 2008: National Academies of Science Kavli Frontiers in Science Fellow, 2007.
2007 - 2007: University of California, San Diego: Undergraduate Mentor Award, 2007 (Nominated by Yu Mike Chi, currently a Ph.D. candidate at UCSD)
2006 - 2007: Fulbright Fellowship Award to South Africa, 2006/2007
2006 - 2007: Visiting African Fellowship Award, University of Cape Town, 2006/2007
2006 - 2006: Science Spectrum Trailblazer Award for Top Minorities in Science, 2006
2006 - 2006: Diversity Leadership Council Diversity Award, JHU 2006
2004 - 2004: 2003 Best Paper Award, EURASIP Journal of Applied Signal Processing
2004 - 2004: Best Paper Finalist (3/136), ICECS
2004 - 2004: Best Paper Finalist (5/55), Int. Symp. Circuits and Systems
2004 - 2004: Elected Chair of the Technical Committee on Neural Systems and Applications, IEEE ISCAS
2004 - 2004: Appointed Associate Director for Education and Outreach, ERC on CISST at Johns Hopkins University, January 2004
2003 - 2003: Elected to the Board of Governors, IEEE CAS Society, November 2003
2003 - 2003: Appointed to the Program Committee on Emerging Technology, NIPS Society, May 2003
2003 - 2003: Appointed Past-Chair of the Technical Committee on Sensors, IEEE ISCAS, May 2003
2003 - 2003: Elected Chair-Elect of the Technical Committee on Neural Networks, IEEE ISCAS, May 2003
2003 - 2003: Appointed Organizing Committee of the NSF Telluride Neuromorphic Engineering Workshop, February 2003
2001 - 2001: Nominee: National Academy of Engineering Yearly Symposium

Presentations

Invited Speaker: National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan, November 2012, November 29, 2012
Invited Speaker: National University of Singapore, Singapore, November 2012, November 26, 2012
Invited Speaker: IFESS 2012, Banff, Canada, September 2012, September 7, 2012
Invited Speaker: Macquarrie University, Australia, August 2012, August 10, 2012
Invited Speaker: TSRC Telluride Town Talks Series, Colorado, July 2012, July 2, 2012
Invited Speaker: Capo Caccia Cognitive Neuromorphic Engineering Workshop, Italy, April 2012, April 27, 2012
5th Australian Workshop on computational Neuroscience, December 2011, December 13, 2011
Washington International School (K – 12 Outreach), November 2011, November 21, 2011
9th System on a Chip Conference (Keynote), November 2011, November 3, 2011
IEEE Technology Time Machine (Keynote), June 2011, June 2, 2011
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, June 2011, June 1, 2011
IEEE Solid State Circuits Conference, Forum on 3D Image Sensors, February 2011, February 23, 2011
University of Seychelles Open Lecture Series, January 2011, January 10, 2011
University of Seychelles Open Lecture Series, January 2011, January 10, 2011
University of Seychelles Open Lecture Series, January 2011, January 10, 2011
CNS Conference, Boston University, Boston, MA, May 1, 2010
Mitre Corporation, Mclean, VA, April 1, 2010
Applied Physics Lab, Laurel, MD, April 1, 2010
“Generation and Control of Spinal Locomotion Circuits and Their application to Neural Prosthetics,” National Academies of Science Kavli Frontiers of Science. Irvine, CA, Nov 2007.. 2007-11-10. (Invited), November 10, 2007
“Non-Linear Neural Spike Train Decoding via Polynomial Kernel Regression,” 29th IEEE EMBS International Conference. Lyon, France, August 2007. 2007-08-00., August 1, 2007
“Real-time Neuronal Decoding for Individuated and Combined Finger Movements of a Robotic Hand,” 2007 BMES Annual Meeting. Lyon, France, August 2007. 2007-08-00., August 1, 2007
“Towards a Brain-Computer Interface for Dexterous Control of a Multi-Fingered Prosthetic Hand,” IEEE EMBS NeuroEngineering. Honolulu, HI, USA, Summer 2007. 2007-08-00., August 1, 2007
“Towards the Control of Individual Fingers of a Prosthetic Hand Using Surface EMG Signals,” 29th IEEE EMBS International Conference. Lyon, France, August 2007.. 2007-08-00., August 1, 2007
“Focal-Plane Image Processing with Neuromorphic Vision Systems,” SPIE EOS, . Munich, Germany, June 2007.. 2007-06-18. (Invited), June 18, 2007
“2 Transistor, Current-Mode Active Pixel Sensor,” IEEE ISCAS 2007. New Orleans, LA, May 2007. 2007-05-00., May 1, 2007
“A Simple Neural Cross-Correlator Engine,” IEEE ISCAS 2007. New Orleans, LA, May 2007. 2007-05-00., May 1, 2007
“AER Audition Filtering and CPG for Robot Control,” IEEE ISCAS 2007. New Orleans, LA, May 2007. 2007-05-00., May 1, 2007
“Configuring Spiking Central Pattern Generator Networks with Genetic Algorithms,” IEEE ISCAS 2007. New Orleans, LA, May 2007. 2007-05-00., May 1, 2007
“Design and Optimization a Capacitive Micromachined Ultrasonic Transducer Micro-Array for Near Field Sensing ,” IEEE ISCAS 2007. New Orleans, LA, May 2007. 2007-05-00., May 1, 2007
“Incremental Encoder Based Position and Velocity Measurements VLSI Chip with Serial Peripheral Interface,” IEEE ISCAS 2007. New Orleans, LA, May 2007. 2007-05-00., May 1, 2007
“Wireless Address Event Representation System For Biological Sensor Network,” SPIE (Bioengineered and Bioinspired Systems). Canary Islands, Spain. 2007-05-00., May 1, 2007
“Optical Flow Approximation of Sub-Pixel Accurate Block Matching for Video Coding” IEEE ICASSP 2007, . Honolulu, HW, April 2007.. 2007-04-15., April 15, 2007
“Neuromorphic Vision Systems” Workshop on Neuromorphic Systems, IJCNN’05. Montreal, Canada. 2005-08-00., August 1, 2005
“A Real-Time Spike Domain Sensory Information Processing System,” IEEE ISCAS 2005. Kobe, Japan. 2005-05-00., May 1, 2005
“A Spiking Silicon Central Pattern Generator with Floating Gates Synapses,” IEEE ISCAS 2005. Kobe, Japan. 2005-05-00., May 1, 2005
“Sonar Echo-Location in 2D Using Mini-Microphone Array and Spatiotemporal Frequency Filtering” IEEE ISCAS 2005. Kobe, Japan. 2005-05-00., May 1, 2005
“A 1V Current-Mode CMOS Active Pixel Sensor,” IEEE ISCAS 2005. Kobe, Japan. 2005-05-00., April 30, 2005
“Electrical Stimulation of a Spinal Central Pattern Generator for Locomotion” Proc. 2nd International IEEE EMBS Conference on Neural Engineering. Arlington, VA. 2005-03-00., March 1, 2005
“Temporal Change Threshold Detection Imager,” ISSCC’05 Digest of Technical Papers. . 2005-02-00., February 1, 2005
“Change Detection Imagers,” Agilent Corp. Palo Alto, CA. 2005-00-00., January 1, 2005
“Neuromorphic Vision Systems,” NRO. Chantilly, VA,. 2005-00-00., January 1, 2005
Workshops/Tutorials/Conferences . . 2005-00-00., January 1, 2005
“CPG Design using Inhibitory Networks” Robotics and Automation. Barcelona, Spain. 2005-00-00., January 1, 2005
“Curriculum Development: A Systems Approach,” NSF Grantees Meeting. Washington, DC,. 2005-00-00., January 1, 2005
“Cycle-by-cycle control of Lamprey Spinal CPG Circuits,” ETHZ-INI/INE Workshop. Zurich, Switzerland. 2005-00-00., January 1, 2005
“Designing Robots that See and Walk,” . NASA, Goddard, MD. 2005-00-00., January 1, 2005
“Designing Robots that See and Walk,” National Society of Black Engineers, . Greenbelt, MD, . 2005-00-00., January 1, 2005
“Electrical Stimulation of a Spinal Central Pattern Generator for Locomotion,” Proc. 2nd International IEEE EMBS Conference on Neural Engineering. Arlington, VA. 2005-00-00., January 1, 2005
“Neuromorphic Vision Systems,” . Columbia University, NY, . 2005-00-00., January 1, 2005
“Visual Motion Estimation Chips,” SPIE Conference,. Orlando FL. 2005-00-00., January 1, 2005
"INE: Creating a Community for Neuromorphic Engineers" . UMCP. 2004-12-00., December 1, 2004
"Saliency-Driven Image Acuity Modulation on a Reconfigurable Silicon Array of Spiking Neurons" Neural Information Processing Systems. Vancouver, Canada. 2004-12-00., December 1, 2004
"Spatial Acuity Modulation of an Address-Event Imager" IEEE ICECS 2005. Tel Aviv, Israel. 2004-12-00., December 1, 2004
"Active Pixel Sensor with On-Chip Normal Flow Computation on the Read-Out" IEEE ICECS 2005. Tel Aviv, Israel. 2004-12-00., November 30, 2004
"INE: Creating a Community for Neuromorphic Engineers" . Caltech. 2004-11-00., November 1, 2004
"Neuromorphic Vision Systems" . Mitre Corp.. 2004-11-00., November 1, 2004
"Tutorial: Agilent Optical Mouse Technology" . Northern District of California Federal Court. 2004-11-00., November 1, 2004
"Neuromorphic Vision Systems" NACS. UMCP. 2004-10-00., October 1, 2004
"Neuromorphic Vision Systems" . Edith Cowen U., Australia. 2004-08-00., August 1, 2004
"Neuromorphic Vision Systems" . U. Queensland, Australia. 2004-08-00., August 1, 2004
"Neuromorphic Vision Systems" . U. Sydney, Australia. 2004-08-00., August 1, 2004
"Neuromorphic Vision Systems" NSF Workshop on Neuromorphic Engineering. Telluride, CO. 2004-07-00., July 1, 2004
"A Programmable Array of Silicon Neurons for the Control of Legged Locomotion" IEEE ISCAS '04. Vancouver, Canada. 2004-05-00., May 1, 2004
"Bearing Angle Estimation For Sonar Micro-Array Using Analog VLSI Spatiotemporal Processing" IEEE ISCAS '04. Vancouver, Canada. 2004-05-00., May 1, 2004
"Linear Current Mode Imager with Low Fix Pattern Noise" IEEE ISCAS '04. Vancouver, Canada. 2004-05-00., May 1, 2004
"Low Power Current Rectifiers for Large-Scale Current-Mode Signal Processing" IEEE ISCAS '4. Vancouver, Canada. 2004-05-00., May 1, 2004
"Normal Optical Flow Measurement on a CMOS APS Imager" IEEE ISCAS '04. Vancouver, Canada. 2004-05-00., May 1, 2004
"Second Generation of High Dynamic Range, Arbitrated Digital Imager" IEEE ISCAS '04. Vancouver, Canada. 2004-05-00., May 1, 2004
"An Optical Flow Camera" Proc. SPIE. Orlando, Flordia. 2004-04-00., April 1, 2004
"Coupled Neural Oscillators" . Cornell University. 2004-04-00., April 1, 2004
"The Institute of Neuromorphic Engineering" ETHZ-INI. Switzerland. 2004-03-00., March 1, 2004
Entrainment of Silicon Central Pattern Generators for Legged Locomotory Control Proc. of Neural Information Processing Systems. Vancouver, Canada. 2003-12-00., December 1, 2003
Low Power Current Rectifiers for Large-Scal Current-Mode Signal Processing accepted for publication at IEEE ISCAS '04. . 2003-12-00., December 1, 2003
A 2D Normal Flow Chip IEEE ISCAS ’03. . 2003-05-00., May 1, 2003
A Single Chip Stereo System IEEE ISCAS ’03. . 2003-05-00., May 1, 2003
A Time-Series Processor for Sonar Mapping and Novelty Detection IEEE ISCAS ’03. . 2003-05-00., May 1, 2003
Invited Participant DARPA Workshop on Intelligent Arthropods. Arlington, VA. 2003-05-00. (Invited), May 1, 2003
Vision Chips for Robot Navigation accepted for IEEE ISCAS ’03. . 2003-05-00., May 1, 2003
Vision Chips for Robot Navigation IEEE ISCAS '03. Bangkok, Thailand. 2003-05-00. (Invited), May 1, 2003
Applying Ideas From Visual Image Processing to Sonar Signal Processing: Making Every Ping Count NSF Telluride Workshop on Neuromorphic Engineering. CO. 2003-00-00. (Invited), January 1, 2003
Biomorphic Chips for Focal Plane Image Processing: From Biological Inspiration to Applications LPS Seminar Series. University of Maryland, College Park, MD. 2003-00-00. (Invited), January 1, 2003
Co-Chair Neural Information Processing Systems Workshop. . 2003-00-00. (Invited), January 1, 2003
Inter-Pulse-Interval Based Mixed Signal Representations SRC Review. Seattle, WA. 2003-00-00. (Invited), January 1, 2003
Organizer: Tutorial ISCAS. . 2003-00-00. (Invited), January 1, 2003
Organizer NSF Telluride Neuromorphic Engineering Workshop. Telluride, CO. 2003-00-00. (Invited), January 1, 2003
Session Chair International Solid-State Circuits Conference. San Francisco, CA. 2003-00-00. (Invited), January 1, 2003
Session Chair International Symposium on Circuits and Systems . . 2003-00-00. (Invited), January 1, 2003
An Algorithm for a Single Chip Stereo Vision System IEEE ISCAS 2002. . 2002-10-00., October 1, 2002
A Pipe-Lined Differencing Imager IEEE ISCAS 2002. . 2002-05-00., May 1, 2002
A Single Chip for Color Segmentation, Histogramming and Object Recognition IEEE ISCAS 2002. . 2002-05-00., May 1, 2002
Ultrasonic Bearing Estimation Using a MEMS Microphone Array and Spatiotemporal Filters IEEE ISCAS 2002. . 2002-05-00., May 1, 2002
Single Chip for Color Segmentation, Histogramming and Object Recognition ISSCC 2002. . 2002-02-00., February 1, 2002
A Pipe-Lined Differencing Imager IEEE ISCAS 2002. . 2001-10-00., October 1, 2001
An Algorithm for a Single Chip Stereo Vision System IEEE ISCAS 2002. . 2001-10-00., October 1, 2001
Ultrasonic Bearing Estimation Using a MEMS Microphone Array and Spatiotemporal Filters IEEE ISCAS 2002. . 2001-10-00., October 1, 2001
A Single Chip for Color Segmentation, Histogramming and Object Recognition IEEE ISCAS 2002. . 2001-09-00., September 1, 2001
A Dual Pixel-Type Imager for Imaging and Motion Centroid Localization IEEE ISCAS 2001. Sydney, Australia. 2001-05-00., May 1, 2001
Architecture for Source Localization with a Linear Ultrasonic Array IEEE ISCAS 2001. Sydney, Australia. 2001-05-00., May 1, 2001
Large Dynamic Range Arbitrated Address Event Representation Digital Image Sensor IEEE ISCAS 2001. Sydney, Australia. 2001-05-00., May 1, 2001
Arbritrated Address Event Representation Digital Image Sensor ISSCC 2001. . 2001-02-00., February 1, 2001

Committees

2012: Appointed to the Committee on the NSF Workshop on the Science of Learning, September 2012 - Present
2012: Appointed to the BME Awards Committee of the IEEE CAS Society, 2010 - Present
2012: Appointed to the Journal of Low-Power Electronics and Applications Editorial Board, August 2010 - Present Appointed to the Frontiers in Neuromorphic Engineering Editorial Board, July 2010 - Present Appointed to the IEEE CAS Society Distinguish Lecturer Program, IEEE, January 2010 - 2012
2012: Member of ECE Faculty Search Committee Member of LCSR Faculty Search Committee
2012: Member of ECE Faculty Search Committee Member of LCSR Faculty Search Committee
2011: Appointed to the BME Awards Committee of the IEEE CAS Society, 2010 - Present
2011: Appointed Deputy Editor in Chief, IEEE Trans. Biomedical Circuits and Systems, 2011 – Present
2010: Director of the Robotics Minor, Johns Hopkins University
2010: Member of the Robotics MSE Curriculum Committee, Johns Hopkins University
2010: Member of the Robotics MSE Curriculum Committee, JHU, September 2010 - Present
2010: Appointed to the Journal of Low-Power Electronics and Applications Editorial Board, August 2010 - Present
2010: Appointed to the Frontiers in Neuromorphic Engineering Editorial Board, July 2010 - Present
2010: Appointed to the IEEE CAS Society Distinguish Lecturer Program, IEEE, January 2010 - 2012
2009: Mentor of Robotics Club, JHU, September 2009 - Present
2009: Member of the ASE Continuous Review Committee, MD Higher Education Commission , Annapolis, MD, September 2009 - Present
2009: Member of the ASE Continuous Review Committee
2008: Appointed Senior Associated Editor, IEEE Sensors Journal, July 2008 – Present
2008: Present Appointed Senior Associated Editor, IEEE Sensors Journal
2006: Appointed Associated Editor, IEEE Trans. Biomedical Circuits and Systems
2003: Appointed Organizing Committee of the NSF Telluride Neuromorphic Engineering Workshop
2003: PI/Co-PI SITE REU Program & Supervised REU Students, ERC on CISST, JHU, 2000 – Present
2002: Organization Committee, NSF Sponsored Course on Telluride Neuromorphic Engineering, 2002 –Present
2002: Member of the Editorial Board: INE The Neuromorphic Engineer
2002: Member of the Editorial Board: INE The Neuromorphic Engineer
1997: Organized/Lead various tutorials, workshops and panels at international conferences, ISCAS, NIPS, ISSCC, BioCAS, 1997 - Present
2010 - 2012: Director of the Robotics Minor, JHU, September 2010 - Present
2009 - 2012: Mentor of Robotics Club, Johns Hopkins University
2007 - 2007: Review Site Visitor: NSF-SLC CELEST, March 25-27, 2007
2007 - 2007: Review Panel: DoE Retina Prosthesis Project, Rockville, MD, Sept 2007.
2007 - 2007: Promotion and Tenure Referee: Associate Professor for 1 candidates, 2007
2007 - 2007: Co-Chair of Diversity Committee, ERC on CISST, JHU, 2004 – Present
2007 - 2007: ECE: Member of the Strategic and Planning Committee
2007 - 2007: ECE: Member of GBO Committee
2007 - 2007: ECE: Member of 3 Ph.D. Committees
2002 - 2002: Society Membership: IEEE, Circuits and Systems Society, Solid-State Circuits Council, EDS, SPIE
2002 - 2002: Served on the search committee for a CE faculty.  Actively recruiting for the position.
2002 - 2002: Served on the search committee for the Dean of WSE
2002 - 2002: E&CE Committees: CE Program Committee, Undergraduate Advising Committee, Chairman Advising Committee, E&CE Computing Committee, Space Committee.
2002 - 2002: Served on Ph.D. Defense Committee of 2 students. Served on GBO of 3 students (two of my students passed their GBO.)