Browse Senior Theses - Electrical and Computer Engineering by Title

  • Zhang, Dabin (2013-05)
    The design and implementation of a 1.09 GHz tuned-radio-frequency (TRF) receiver which can capture mode-S secondary surveillance radar reply frames sent by aircraft transponders is discussed in this thesis. The RF frontend ...

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  • Ban, Sungbea (2012-08)
    Over the 2 semesters, I have been researching about Micro Plasma DBD(dielectric barrier discharge) devices which has key role in water-sterilization and found that the geometry structure of DBD has an important critical ...

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  • Xie, Dongjie (2014-05)
    A method for reconstructing 3-D tomographic image of space from spectroscopic Far Ultraviolet (FUV) measurements is presented by first formulating a forward model based on the FUV instrument onboard a NASA satellite scheduled ...

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  • Anushiravani, Ramin (2013-12)
    3D sound can reproduce a realistic acoustic environment for binaural recordings through headphones and loudspeakers. 3D audio playback through loudspeakers is externalized in contrast with headphone playback, where the ...

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  • Corso, Nicholas (2010-05)
    This thesis presents a novel method for the 3D modeling of histological data using a combination of wavelet edge detection, image segmentation, and morphological image processing operations. First, the problem will be ...

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  • Uppal, Karan (2012-05)
    This thesis explores the use of clustering algorithms in acoustic heart monitoring systems to detect the points of occurrence for a heartbeat. The proposed technique recovers heartbeats from an acoustically recorded ...

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  • Ragunathan, Gautham (2012-05)
    For cardiologists today, an underrated, and perhaps more precise way to detect heart defects and murmurs, is through analyzing the acoustics of the heartbeat. Rather than analyzing an electrical signal representation of ...

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  • Deng, Mo (2012-12)
    In sensor networks, a large number of independent sensors are located in a distributed manner. Each sensor will send its local statistics to the Fusion Center (FC). The fusion center is in charge of determining which ...

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  • Barnes, Whitney (2010-12)
    International students are valuable to domestic universities as they inspire intercultural learning, foster understanding of diversity and global issues, and contribute financially to the US economy. Although international ...

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  • Prakash, Shreya (2011-12)
    Optical coherence tomography (OCT) is an optical signal acquisition and processing method that uses near infra-red light (800 - 1300 nm) to penetrate deep into scattering media like biological tissue. It can achieve ...

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  • Bharadwaj, Sujeeth (2009-12)
    A recent result in compressed sensing (CS) allows us to perform non-parametric speech recognition that is robust to noise, and that requires few training examples. By taking fixed length representations of training samples ...

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  • Kim, Myunghun (2011-12)
    In this study, a novel type conversion method which is compatible with the fabrication process for monolithic complementary carbon nanotube field effect transistor (CNTFET) circuits is proposed, and complementary CNTFETs ...

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  • Guo, Daifeng (2012-05)
    Electronic Beam Lithography (EBL) is an emerging nanolithography technology which directly writes the circuit pattern into wafer by e-beam. As an improved EBL technology, character projection (CP) has shorter manufacturing ...

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  • Nazareth, Vineet (2010-05)
    Single-walled carbon nanotubes are novel carbon nanostructures with unique properties that have made them highly attractive materials for research in nanotechnology. Due to their exceptional electrical, mechanical, optical ...

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  • Wang, Danyang (2014-05)
    In this thesis, a novel technique of implementing an integrated active analog filter is discussed. It employs a ring-oscillator integrator (ROI) as a key element to build an on-chip low-pass filter. The motivation is to ...

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  • Ridgway, William (2009-12)
    In previous methods for estimating backscatter coefficients from ultrasound measurements using focused transducers, a single reference pulse from the focus of the source was used to eliminate equipment characteristics. ...

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  • Emura, Hiroyuki (2012-12)
    When a transmission line is in close proximity to another, there usually is undesired electromagnetic interference caused by coupling. This is called crosstalk. Due to crosstalk, signals we receive might be completely ...

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  • Hsu, Fan-Chung (2011-05)
    The transistor laser (TL) is a recent novel invention by Professor Milton Feng and Nick Holonyak Jr. Quantum wells are incorporated into the base region of heterojunction bipolar transistors (HBT), which act as photon-generation ...

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  • Li, Yuqi (2013-05)
    Recently there has been a rapid growth in the number of devices monitoring the electric power grid. An interesting new development has been growing availability of low-cost, easily deployable units that measure the voltage ...

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  • Paimin, Nur Atikah (2009-05)
    Demand response programs are designed to stimulate response from customers who participate in the programs such that they curtail their consumption temporarily during periods of high electricity demand. Effective demand ...

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