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Welcome New Faculty

The College of Engineering welcomes our five new oustanding faculty starting in Fall 2016.  Each of these faculty bring with them a new set of expertise that will enhance the research and education at the SDSU College of Engineering. 

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Dr. Baris Aksanli
Ph.D., University of California, San Diego 
Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Specialization: Energy efficient large-scale cyber physical systems, human behavior modeling in the Internet of Things, big data for energy efficient  large-scale systems, cost and energy aware automation of residential houses, and house/building/data center and electric grid interaction.


Joaquin Camacho
Dr. Joaquin Camacho
Ph.D., University of Southern California
Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering
Specialization: Combustion and particulate air pollution, nanomaterial synthesis and characterization, renewable energy, carbon materials and chemistry, heterogeneous reacting flow and aerosol dynamics and reacting flow modeling.
Ping Lu
Dr. Ping Lu
Ph.D., The University of Michigan
Professor and Chair of Aerospace Engineering 

Specialization: Advanced guidance of aerospace systems, autonomous aerospace trajectory planning by convex optimization, nonlinear control with applications in aerospace  systems, and flight mechanics. 



 Duy Nyguyen
Dr. Duy Nyguyen
Ph.D., McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada
Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Specialization: Adaptive signal processing techniques for communications, massive MIMO and mmWave communications, full duplex radios, radio frequency energy harvesting, compressed sensing in communications and optimization, game theory, and machine learning in communications.

Ying Khai Teh
Dr. Ying-Khai Teh
Ph.D., Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Specialization: Silicon-based low power CMOS analog and mixed signal integrated circuit design, energy harvesting integration using thermoelectric, piezoelectric and RF for self-powered Internet of Things systems, and game theoretic analysis framework for multi-source power management scheme.
 Matthew Verbyla
Dr. Matthew Verbyla (Starting Fall 2017)
Ph.D., University of South Florida
Assistant Professor of Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering
Current Position:
Post-Doctoral Research Fellow
Environmental Chemistry Laboratory
School of Architecture, Civil, and Environmental Engineering
Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Laussane, Switzerland 

Specialization: Natural wastewater treatment, water reuse, pathogen fate and transport, and microbial risk assessment.

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2016 Design Day

Please join us for the SDSU College of Engineering's 2016 Design Day, taking place on Wed. May 4th 2016, from 1:30PM-3:30PM in the Conrad Prebys Aztec Student Union Center, Montezuma Hall. Our Senior Design students will be participating in over 50+ projects on interactive display! [Booklet]


Welcome New Faculty

The College of Engineering welcomes our five new outstanding faculty starting in Fall 2016.

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Engineering & Interdisciplinary Sciences Complex

The EIS Complex is a key piece in the drive to become a top-50 public research university. Not only will it enhance SDSU’s teaching and research capacities, it will also help attract the best and brightest research faculty and students. 

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SDSU Mechatronics Takes 1st

The SDSU Mechatronics Club took first place in the 18th annual Association of Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI) and Office of Naval Research’s (ONR) RoboSub Competition.

K-12 STEM Education at SDSU, the Project Lead the Way Program

San Diego State will be hosting over 240 teachers for Project Lead the Way, beginning June 14-July 25, 2015 - it's the largest class yet.

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