ECE PhD Students

Abdul Rahman Abu Elkhail

Abdul Rahman Abu Elkhail
  • Program: Ph.D. in Electrical, Electronics, and Computer Engineering
  • Status: Ph.D. Candidate
  • Position / Appointment: Graduate Student Instructor
  • Research Focus: System and Security
  • Career Focus: Academia 
  • E-mailabdkhail@umich.edu

Abdalmalek Aburaddaha

Abdalmalek Aburaddaha
  • Program: Ph.D. in Electrical, Electronics, and Computer Engineering
  • Status: Ph.D. Candidate  
  • Position / Appointment: Graduate Student Instructor
  • Research Focus: Machine Learning, Robotics
  • Career Focus: Industry
  • E-mail: abdmalek@umich.edu 

Hesham Alghodhaifi

  • Program: Ph.D. Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Status: Ph.D. Candidate
  • Position / Appointment: Graduate Student Instructor
  • Research Focus: Autonomous Vehicles Evaluations
  • Career Focus: Academia and Industry
  • E-mail: halghodh@umich.edu

Hashim Ali

  • Program: Ph.D. in Electrical, Electronics, and Computer Engineering
  • Status: PhD student
  • Position / Appointment: Graduate Student Instructor 
  • Research Focus: Audio Authentication and Machine Learning
  • Career Focus: Academia and Industry 
  • E-mailalhashim@umich.edu

Fangyuan Chang

Fangyuan Chang
  • Program: Ph.D. in Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Status: Ph.D. Candidate 
  • Position / Appointment: Graduate Student Research Assistant
  • Research Focus: Energy Systems, Power Systems, Microgrids, Application Machine Learning
  • Career Focus: Academia and Industry
  • E-mail: fychang@umich.edu

Vivekanandh Elangovan

Vivekanandh Elangovan
  • Program: Ph.D. in Electrical, Electronics, and Computer Engineering
  • Status: Ph.D. Candidate

  • Position/Appointment: Research Engineer

  • Research Focus: Machine Learning and Wireless Communication

  • Career Focus: Industry and Academia

  • E-Mailvelango@umich.edu

Calvin Cheung

Calvin Cheung
  • Program: Ph.D. Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Status: Ph.D. Candidate
  • Position / Appointment: N/A
  • Research Focus:  Autonomous Convoy Systems and Network Communications
  • Career Focus: Federal Government / Military
  • E-mail: cmcheung@umich.edu

Mansi Girdhar

Mansi Girdhar
  • Program: Ph.D. in Electrical, Electronics, and Computer Engineering
  • Status: Ph.D. student
  • Position/Appointment: Graduate Student Research and Teaching Assistant
  • Research Focus: Cybersecurity of Power Systems, Electric Vehicle Charging Stations (EVCSs) and Connected and Automated Vehicles (CAVs)   
  • Career Focus: Academia and Industry
  • E-mailgmansi@umich.edu

Amal Kacem

Amal Kacem
  • Program: Ph.D. in Electrical, Electronics, and Computer Engineering
  • Status: Ph.D. Student
  • Position / Appointment: GSI
  • Research Focus: Robotics, Industrial Robotics, Path Planning
  • Career Focus: Academia and Industry
  • Emailakacem@umich.edu 

Venus Kakdarvishi

Venus Kakdarvishi
  • Program: Ph.D. in Electrical, Electronics, and Computer Engineering
  • Status: Ph.D. Student
  • Position / Appointment: Graduate Student Research Assistant
  • Research Focus: Integrated Optoelectronics
  • Career Focus: Academia and Industry
  • E-mail: venuskd@umich.edu

Mostaan Khakpoor

Mostaan Khakpoor
  • Program: Ph.D. in Electrical, Electronics, and Computer Engineering
  • Status: Ph.D. Student
  • Position / Appointment: Graduate Student Research and Teaching Assistant
  • Research Focus: Power Systems, Smart Grids, and Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicles (PHEVs)
  • Career Focus: Academia and Industry
  • E-mailmostaan@umich.edu

Aws Khalil

Aws Khalil
  • Program: Ph.D. in Electrical, Electronics, and Computer Engineering
  • Status: Ph.D student
  • Position / Appointment:  GSRA
  • Research Focus: Autonomous Driving, Robotics
  • Career Focus: Industry
  • E-mailawskh@umich.edu

Shahid Aziz Khan

Shahid Aziz Khan
  • Program: Ph.D. in Electrical, Electronics, and Computer Engineering
  • Status: PhD Student

  • Position/Appointment: Graduate Student Research Assistant / Graduate Student Instructor

  • Research Focus: Power Electronics Converters for EV and RES  Applications, Power Systems and Power System Stability

  • Career Focus: Academia and Research Industry

  • Email: shahidkh@umich.edu 

  • Personal Websitehttps://shahidazizkhan1.wixsite.com/mysite

Srikanth Kolachalama

  • Program: Ph.D. Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Status: PhD Candidate
  • Position / Appointment: N/A
  • Research Focus: Driver Behavior, Autonomous Systems, Robotics
  • Career Focus: Academia and Industry
  • E-mail: skola@umich.edu

Sheng Liu

Sheng Liu
  • Program: Ph.D. Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Status: Ph.D. Candidate
  • Position / Appointment:  Graduate Student Instructor
  • Research Focus:  Machine Learning and Wireless Communications
  • Career Focus:  Industry
  • E-mailshengl@umich.edu

Rafi Ud Daula Refat

  • Program: Ph.D. in Electrical, Electronics, and Computer Engineering
  • Status: Ph.D. Candidate
  • Position / Appointment: Graduate Student Instructor
  • Research Focus: Vehicular Security and Machine Learning
  • Career Focus: Industry
  • E-mail:rerafi@umich.edu
  • Personal Website: https://sites.google.com/view/onlyrefat

Larry Schester

Larry Schester
  • Program: Ph.D. Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Status: Ph.D. Candidate  
  • Position / Appointment: Head of Autonomy and Connectivity Engineering at Flex
  • Research Focus:Multi-Agent Reinforcement Learning for Autonomous Driving
  • Career Focus: Industry
  • E-mail: lscheste@umich.edu

Benjamin Tabatowski-Bush

Benjamin Tabatowski-Bush
  • Program: Ph.D. Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Status: Ph.D. Candidate
  • Position / Appointment: Ford Motor Co.
  • Research Focus: Machine Learning for Channel Prediction in Battery Management Wireless
  • Career Focus: Architect for High Voltage Battery Electronics in Electric Vehicles at Ford
  • E-mail: btabatow@umich.edu

Song Wang

  • Program: Ph.D. in Electrical, Electronics, and Computer Engineering
  • Status: Ph.D. Candidate  
  • Position / Appointment: Graduate Student Research Assistant
  • Research Focus: Machine Learning and Computer Vision
  • Career Focus: Academia and Industry
  • E-mail: songwan@umich.edu

Aydin Zaboli

Aydin Zaboli
  • Program: Ph.D. in Electrical, Electronics, and Computer Engineering
  • Status: Ph.D. Student
  • Position/Appointment: Graduate Student Research Assistant
  • Research Focus: Smart Grids and Autonomous Vehicles
  • Career Focus: Academia and Industry
  • E-mail: azaboli@umich.edu

Khalil Zbiss

Khalil Zbiss
  • Program: Ph.D. in Electrical, Electronics, and Computer Engineering
  • Status: Ph.D. Student 

  • Position / Appointment: GSI

  • Research Focus: Robotics, Path Planning

  • Career Focus: Academia and Industry

  • Emailkzbiss@umich.edu 

     

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