Career summary

I am a spacecraft engineer focused on advanced sensors, machine learning signal processing technniques, and information fusion. I am passionate about my research on imaging satellites and working on challenging math problems. My teaching interests include signal processing and other electrical engineering subjects.

I was an engineer for the Department of the Navy for 15 years, beginning as a co-op student and ending as a senior electronics engineer (GS-15). By the end of my career, I was a consulting engineer assisting projects on challenging technical problems.

Technical Interests

  • Multidimensional Digital Signal Processing, including machine learning and graphs
  • Large optical systems (physics of advanced imaging systems)
  • Orbital mechanics
  • Mathematical optimization
  • C, Python and MATLAB programming, plain GPU execution
  • GNU/Linux operating system, developer toolchains
  • Control systems and robotics

Professional activities


  • Ph.D., Electrical Engineering, Naval Postgraduate School
  • M.S., Electrical Engineering, Naval Postgraduate School
  • B.S., Electrical Engineering, Clemson University


  • Playing with mathematical software
  • Dancing
  • Rowing
  • Reading technical journals