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Ershad Sharifahmadian, Ph.D.

Ershad Sharifahmadian, Ph.D.

Visiting Assistant Professor of Computer Engineering,
College of Science and Engineering

Contact number: 281-283-3887
Email: sharifahmadi@uhcl.edu
Office: Delta Building, Room #227

Areas of Expertise

Cyber-Physical Systems, Machine Learning, Data Mining, Intelligent and Cognitive Systems, Biomedical Systems, Signal and Image Processing, Wireless Communications and Computer Networks.


Courses (Current Academic Year)

  • CENG 5531: Machine Learning and Applications
  • CENG 5332: Wireless Communications and Network
  • CENG 6432: Biomedical Signal Processing
  • CENG 5131: Engineering Applications
  • CENG 5931: Topics in Computer Engineering (Digital Image Processing)
  • CENG 5931: Topics in Computer Engineering (Telemedicine)


Awards and Accomplishments

  • Distinguished Speaker at IEEE Special Seminar on "Engineering Contributions to Medicine: what else can be done?" and Awarded Certificate of Merit by IEEE, NASA Johnson Space Center, Houston., Texas, Nov. 2015.
  • Winner of the Best Poster Presentation (First place) at Basic Research Program by the Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA), Department of Defense, Springfield, VA, July 2014.
  • Awarded the Certificate of Merit by the Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA), Department of Defense, Annual DTRA Technical Review, 2014.
  • The Recipient of Research Grant Award from the NASA, Mar. 2014.
  • The Recipient of Research Grant Award from the National Science Foundation (NSF), May 2013.
  • The Recipient of Research Grant Award from the NSF, May 2012.
  • The Recipient of Research Grant Award from the NSF, Sept. 2011.
  • The Recipient of Training Grant from the NSF, Feb. 2011.
  • The Recipient of Research Grant Award from the NSF, Sept. 2010.
  • Awarded Certificate of Merit by the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, 2006.