Li Tan

Lizhe Tan

Lizhe Tan, Ph.D.

Department Chair, Electrical and Computer Engineering | Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering

(219) 989-2486

Hammond Campus, POTT 323


  • Ph.D. Electrical Engineering, University of New Mexico, 1992
  • M.S. Electrical Engineering, University of New Mexico, 1989

Professional Experience

  • Purdue University Northwest, Professor of Electrical Engineering, ECE Program Coordinator, 2016-present
  • Purdue University North Central, Professor of Electrical Engineering, EE Program Coordinator, 2014-2016
  • Purdue University North Central, Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering, Founding Program Coordinator and founding faculty member for Electrical Engineering Undergraduate Program , 2012-2014
  • Purdue University North Central, Assistant Professor of Electrical Engineering, 2008-2012
  • DeVry University, Atlanta, Georgia, Senior Professor (Chair of Signal Processing and Communications Sequence for all campuses), Professor, and Associate Professor, 1997-2008
  • Iterated Systems, Atlanta, Georgia, Principal Engineer, 1994-1997
  • American Laser Games, Albuquerque, New Mexico, Senior Software/Research Engineer, 1993-1994
  • University of New Mexico, Research Associate, Department of EECE, 1992-1993

Professional Activities

  • IEEE Senior Member since 2001
  • IEEE Signal Processing Society and IEEE Circuits and Systems Society
  • International Association of Journals and Conferences (IAJC)
  • Associate Editor for International Journal of Engineering Research & Innovation (IJERI)
  • Associate Editor for International Journal of Modern Engineering (IJME)

Professional Highlights