About Us

Mission

Our mission is to serve our metropolitan region, the nation, and the world by providing high quality electrical and computer engineering education, discovery that advances fundamental knowledge and its applications, and ethical and professional engagement that positively impacts society, economy, and the environment.

Vision

The ECE Department will strive to improve the quality of life, economy, and environment of our metropolitan region and the world by educating a competitive, innovative, and ethical engineering workforce; promoting faculty excellence in teaching and discovery; and seeking feedback from stake holders for continuously improving the degree programs and student experience.

Faculty and Staff

Faculty

Lizhe Tan

Lizhe Tan, Ph.D.

Interim Chair, Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering


lizhetan@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2486

Hammond Campus, POTT 323

Khair Al Shamaileh

Khair Al Shamaileh, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Electrical Engineering


kalshama@pnw.edu

(219) 989-8374

Hammond Campus, POTT 231

Constantin Apostoaia

Constantin Apostoaia, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering


apostoai@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2268

Hammond Campus, POTT 300

Colin Elkin

Colin Elkin, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Electrical Engineering


cpe@pnw.edu

(219) 785-5422

Hammond Campus, POTT 315C
Westville Campus, TECH 068

Nasser Houshangi

Nasser Houshangi, Ph.D.

Professor of Electrical Engineering


nhousha@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2461

Hammond Campus, POTT 329

David Kozel

David Kozel, Ph.D.

Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering


dkozel@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2680

Hammond Campus, POTT 333

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Aakif Mairaj, Ph.D.

Lecturer


amairaj@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2756

Hammond Campus, POTT 225

Quamar Niyaz

Quamar Niyaz, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering


qniyaz@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2685

Hammond Campus, POTT 225

Xiaoli (Lucy) Yang

Xiaoli (Lucy) Yang, Ph.D.

Professor of Computer Engineering


yangx@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2763

Hammond Campus, POTT 331

Staff

Sean Albano

Sean Albano

Lab Technician


salbano@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2047

Hammond Campus, POTT 304

About Us

Research Ready

Our expert faculty receive a number of prestigious grant awards and collaborate with students on research projects.


Explore Our Research
About Us

Research Ready

Our expert faculty receive a number of prestigious grant awards and collaborate with students on research projects.


Explore Our Research