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Research Activities

SDSU boasts many research opportunities within the EECS department and throughout the university. Many of our faculty perform exciting research in various areas of Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, and Software Engineering. Listed below are some of our faculty's interests and recent projects.  To learn more, please contact the respective faculty member.  See the Our People page for contact information.

Electrical Engineering Research Groups

Materials and Device Group


Dr. Qiquan (Quinn) Qiao

Dr. Hyeun Joong Yoon
Dr. Yue Zhou

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Precision Agriculture Sensor Probes, Sensor Networks and Systems- PI:  Qiao


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Cost Effective Solar Cells- PI:  Qiao


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Combined Energy Generation and Storage Devices - PI:  Qiao



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Nanoscale System for Materials and Devices Characterization- PI:  Qiao



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Bio-Microelectromechanical Systems (Bio-MEMS)- PI:  Yoon


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High Performance Energy Storage - PI: Zhou


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Next Generation Batteries- PI:  Qiao



Clean Room


Clean Room Facilities - PI:  Qiao


Power Group


Dr. Reinaldo Tonkoski
Dr. Tim Hansen
Dr. Zhen Ni
Dr. Robert Fourney

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Microgrid Lab- PI:  Tonkoski
Virtual Inertia Emulation

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Power System Markets - PI:  Hansen
Scalable Sustainability-Based Approaches to Electric Power


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    Intelligent System Research - PI:  Ni

Image Processing Group


Dr. Dennis Helder
Dr. Songxin Tan

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Satellite Image Processing - PI:  Helder
SDSU Image Processing Lab




LIDAR - PI:  Tan


Computer Science Research

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WiTraffic - Dr. Myounggyu Won


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Biomedical and Precision Agriculture - Dr. Sung Shin


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Expanding Earth Science Data Access - Dr. Yi Liu