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Our People

Electrical and Computer Engineering, Faculty

Suat Ay, Ph.D., P.E.

Associate Professor

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Yacine Chakhchoukh, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

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Jim Frenzel, Ph.D., P.E.

Associate Professor

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Karen Frenzel, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

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Mohamed Hefeida, Ph.D.

Clinical Assistant Professor

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Campus: Moscow
Courses: Introduction to Electrical Circuits, Senior Seminar
Areas of Expertise: Wireless Sensor Networks and Applications, Medium Access Control, Cross-Layer Design and Optimization, Internet of Things (IoT) and Applications, Context-Aware Communication, Data Collection and Processing
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Saied Hemati, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

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Brian Johnson, Ph.D., P.E.

University Distinguished Professor, Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories Endowed Chair in Power Engineering

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Joe Law, Ph.D., P.E.

Associate Dean for Undergraduates

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Hangtian Lei, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

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Campus: Moscow
Areas of Expertise: Power System Operation and Control, Probabilistic Methods Applied to Power System Reliability Evaluation, Substation Automation, Power System Protection
Courses: Energy Systems II
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Feng Li, Ph.D.

Clinical Assistant Professor

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Zouheir Rezki, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

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Robert Rinker, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

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Dakota Roberson, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor


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Campus: Idaho Falls
Areas of Expertise: Power System Control (Wide-area damping using active power modulation such as HVDC, energy storage, etc., Detection and correction of latency in closed-loop controllers, Variable loop gain strategies, Coupling of distributed systems, Energy storage controller technology for smoothing, arbitrage, AGC, etc.), Statistical Signal Processing (Estimation/Detection Theory, Cramer-Rao Lower Bound, Saddlepoint Approximations and other high-order approximation techniques)

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Vishal Saxena, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Micron Endowed Professor in Microelectronics

Buchanan 218


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Ting-Yen Shih, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Gauss-Johnson 214


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Campus: Moscow
Areas of Expertise: Antennas and Antenna Arrays, RF/Microwave/mmWave Circuits and Systems, Biomedical Applications of RF/Microwaves, Microwave Sensing and Imaging
Courses: Antenna Principles and Design
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Sameh Sorour, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Buchanan 211


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Ata Zadehgol, Ph.D., P.E.

Assistant Professor

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Electrical and Computer Engineering, Staff

Stephanie Bunney

Administrative Coordinator

Buchanan 213


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John Jacksha (J.J.)

Associate Engineer

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Mollyann Jones

Department Manager

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Michael McMenamy

Electronics Specialist

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Contact Us

Buchanan Engineering Building Rm. 213

Mailing Address:

Electrical and Computer Engineering
University of Idaho
111 Perimeter Drive MS 1023
Moscow, ID 11111-1023

Phone: 111-111-6554

Fax: 111-111-7579

Email: [email protected]