Electrical Engineering Faculty

For contact info and to learn more about each member of our faculty, click on the links below.

Full-time Faculty

Gupta_Navarun_2014 Navarun Gupta
Chair, Department of Electrical Engineering
Hmurcik_Lawrence_2014 Lawrence Hmurcik
Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Engineering
Xiong_Xingguo_2014 Xingguo (Michael) Xiong
Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Barkana_Buket_2014 Buket D. Barkana
Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering
Bajwa_Hassan Hassan Bajwa
Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering
Zhang_Linfeng_2014 Linfeng Zhang
Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering
toporovsky_jack_2014_250 Jack Toporovsky
Lab Engineering – Electrical Engineering

Adjunct Faculty

Tarek Sobh
Senior Vice President for Graduate Studies and Research
Dean of the School of Engineering
Professor of Computer Science and Engineering

Khaled Elleithy
Associate Vice President of Graduate Studies and Research
Professor of Computer Science and Engineering

Ausif Mahmood
Chair, Department of Computer Science and Engineering
Professor of Computer Science and Engineering and Electrical Engineering

Abdel-shakour Abuzneid
Associate Dean for International Initiatives
Director of Systems and Engineering Laboratories
Faculty, School of Engineering

Ion Balan
ISM – Electrical Engineering

  • Email: ionbalan@bridgeport.edu
  • Research Interests: Digital and Analog Design, Electronics, Digital Signal Processing(DSP), Power Electronics.

Russ Budzilek
ISM – Electrical Engineering
Vice President of Research and Development at Trans-Lux Corporation

  • Email: rbudzile@bridgeport.edu
  • Research Interests: Analog design, video, HDTV, flat panel display technologies. Holder of 8 patents regarding flat panel displays.

Bhushan Dharmadhikari
ISM – Electrical Engineering

  • Email: bdharmad@bridgeport.edu
  • Office: Tech 150, Cubicle: M
  • Research Interests: Microelectromechanical Systems (MEMS), VLSI, Nanotechnology and Biomedical Engineering, Modeling and Simulation of Micro and Nano Structures, Industrial and Electrical Safety.

Manan Joshi
ISM – Electrical Engineering

  • Email: mjoshi@bridgeport.edu
  • Research Interests: Medical Electronics, Digital Signal Processing, Fiber Optic Communication, Analog Electronics

Leonard Kendall
ISM Electrical Engineering

  • Email: lkendall@bridgeport.edu
  • Research Interest: RF Circuits and Systems, Radio Receivers and Transmitters, Digital and Analog Communication, Wireless Communication and Networks, Fiber Communication and Networks, Satellite and CATV Communication.

Aymen Lpizra
ISM – Electrical Engineering

  • E-mail: mlpizra@bridgeport.edu
  • Phone: (203) 926-4575
  • Research Interests: Electric Power System Analysis, Power generation Stability, Power distribution, Distribution Generation, High Voltage, Electromagnetic Fields, and Switching Power Supply Design.

Isaac Macwan
ISM – Electrical Engineering

  • Email: imacwan@bridgeport.edu
  • Office: Tech 150, Cubicle: N
  • Research Interests: Design and fabrication of analog/mixed signal VLSI chips, VLSI testing, BioMEMS, nanotechnology and biomedical engineering.

Nicolae Gari
ISM – Electrical Engineering

  • Email: ngari@bridgeport.edu
  • Research Interests: Design and prototyping in engineering, energy systems, renewable and sustainable energy sources, energy efficiency, conventional and alternative power system generation, electrical and thermal energy savings, electrical and thermal energy distribution, smart grid infrastructures, electrical vehicles, automations and hardware integration of telecommunications infrastructures, nanotechnology and bioengineering.

Madhav Patil
ISM – Electrical Engineering

  • Email: mpatil@bridgeport.edu
  • Office: Tech 215
  • Research Interests: Programmable Logic Controller, Automation, Vision applications, Control systems, Robotics, Servo Motor application.

Sarosh Patel
ISM – Electrical Engineering

Luu Pham
ISM – Electrical Engineering
Senior Electrical Design Engineer at ASML Corp.

  • Email: luu.pham@asml.com
  • Phone: (203) 209-2411
  • Research Interests: Power and mixed signals design, analysis and simulation. Motion control system architect and design

Fahim Uddin
ISM – Electrical Engineering

  • Email: muddin@bridgeport.edu
  • Website: http://www1bpt.bridgeport.edu/~muddin
  • Research Interests:
    • Renewable Energy and Sustainability, Solar Energy, Concentrated Solar Power and Systems, Carbon Sequestration, Solar Electric and Solar Hybrid systems, Improving efficiency and cost effectiveness in Photovoltaic cells and systems, Improving energy conversion and reducing losses, Multi-Junction solar cell, Solar Hydrogen economy, Entrepreneurship and Innovation in Energy Education and Green Jobs, Nanotechnology, Solar cell and PV system design simulations.
    • Fiber Optics communications and opto-electronics.
    • Medical Electronics/Machines and Instrumentation, Electrical Safety.
    • Databases and Data mining.

Tamer Youssef
ISM – Electrical Engineering

  • Email: tyoussef@bridgeport.edu
  • Phone: (203) 926-4578
  • Research Interest: Power Electronics, High Voltage DC Transmission, Distributed Generation, Smart Grid Applications and Technologies, Electric Machines, Power Quality, and Power System Analysis.