Kris Gaj

Students (PhD Thesis, MS Thesis, or Research Project)

Current Students

Ekawat (Ice) Homsirikamol
Program: PhD ECE
Previous Degrees: BS CpE, 2008, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA, USA
MS CpE, 2010, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA, USA
Student E-mail: ehomsiri'at'gmu.edu
Personal E-mail: ekawat'at'gmail.com

 

 

 

Rabia Shahid
Program: PhD ECE
Previous Degrees: MS CpE, 2009, The George Washington University, Washington, D.C., USA
BS CpE, 2007, COMSATS, Islamabad, Pakistan
Student E-mail: rshahid'at'masonlive.gmu.edu
Personal E-mail: rabia.shahid4'at'gmail.com

 

 

 

Malik Umar Sharif
Program: PhD ECE
Previous Degrees: MS CpE, 2009, The George Washington University, Washington, D.C., USA
BS Aeronautical Engineering, College of Aeronautical Engineering (NUST), Islamabad, Pakistan
Student E-mail: msharif2'at'gmu.edu
Personal E-mail: malik.umar.sharif'at'gmail.com

 

 

 

Bilal Habib
Program: PhD ECE
Previous Degrees: MS CpE, 2009, The George Washington University, Washington, D.C., USA
BS, 2005, University of Engineering & Technology, Peshawar, Pakistan
Student E-mail: bhabib'at'masonlive.gmu.edu
Personal E-mail: bilalhabib2001'at'gmail.com

 

 

 

Paul Kohlbrenner
Program: PhD ECE
Previous Degrees: MS CpE, 2003, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA, USA
BS Math/CS, 1984, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Current Employer: Pinnacle Solutions
Position: Member of the Professional Staff
Student E-mail: pkohlbr1'at'gmu.edu
Personal E-mail: paul'at'pk40.com

 

Robert Lorentz
Program: PhD ECE
Previous Degrees: MS CpE, 2011, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA, USA
BS CS, 2006, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA, USA
Current Employer: Rockwell Collins
Position: Sr. Software Engineer
Student E-mail: rlorentz'at'gmu.edu
Personal E-mail: robert.lorentz'at'gmail.com

 

Ted Winograd
Program: MS CpE
Previous Degrees: BS CpE, 2004, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA, USA
Current Employer: Booz Allen Hamilton
Position: Senior Consultant
Student E-mail: twinogra'at'gmu.edu
Personal E-mail: ted.winograd'at'gmail.com


Former Students

2013

 

Marcin Rogawski
Program: PhD ECE
Defense date: July 2013
Previous Degrees: MS CS, 2003, Military University of Technology, Warsaw, Poland
Current Employer: Cadence Design Systems
Position: Sr. Member of Technical Staff
Student E-mail: mrogawsk'at'gmu.edu
Personal E-mail: mrogawski'at'poczta.onet.pl

 

2011

 

Ben Brewster
Program: MS CpE
Defense date: April 2012
Previous Degrees: BS CpE & BS EE, West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV, USA
Current Employer: ITT-NexGen Communications
Position: Software Engineer
Student E-mail: bbrewste'at'gmu.edu
Personal E-mail: benjamib'at'gmail.com

 


Ambarish Vyas
Program: MS CpE
Defense date: December 2011
Previous Degrees: BS Electronics & Telecommunications, 2009, University of Pune, Pune, India
Current Employer: Maxim Integrated
Position: Associate Member of Technical Staff, IC Design
Student E-mail: avyas2'at'masonlive.gmu.edu
Personal E-mail: vyas.ambarish'at'gmail.com

 

 

Brent Roeder
Program: MS CpE
Defense date: July 2011
Previous Degrees: CpE, 2005, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA, USA
BS Math, 2000, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA, USA
Current Employer: Wireless @ Virginia Tech
Position: Chief Operating Officer
Student E-mail:: broeder'at'gmu.edu
Personal E-mail: brentwroeder'at'gmail.com

 

Joshua Walters
Program: MS CpE
Defense date: July 2011
Previous Degrees: BS CpE, 2002, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA, USA
Current Employer: DCS Corporation
Position: Modeling and Simulation Engineer
Student E-mail: jwalter1'at'gmu.edu
Personal E-mail: joshua.walters'at'yahoo.com 

 

 


2010

Venkata (Vinny) Amirineni
Program: MS CpE
Defense date: July 2010
Previous Degrees: BS CpE, 2008, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA, USA
Current Employer: Freddie Mac
Position: Associate Developer
Student E-mail: vamirin1'at'gmu.edu
Personal E-mail: venkata.amirineni'at'gmail.com

 

Matthew Estes
Program: MS CpE
Defense date: July 2010
Previous Degrees: BS CpE, 1998, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology, Terre Haute, IN, USA
Current Employer: Amazon Web Services
Position: Security Software Development Manager
Personal E-mail: estes42'at'gmail.com

2008

Bin Zhou
Program: MS CpE
Previous Degrees: MS EE, 2004, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China P.R.
Current Employer: Marine Remote Sensing & Information Processing Lab, Shandong Academy Of Science, China
Position: Director & Chief Scientist
Personal E-mail: yoursixteen'at'gmail.com
John Gibson
Program: MS CpE
Defense date: Apr 2008
Previous Degrees: BS CpE, 2002, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA, USA
Current Employer: US Department of Defense
Position: Computer Engineer
Personal E-mail: johng'at'vt.edu, jgibson6'at'gmu.edu
Ryon H. Sumner
Program: MS CpE
Defense date: Apr 2008
Previous Degrees: BS CpE, 1999, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology, Terre Haute, IN, USA
Current Employer: Silent Solutions, Inc.
Position: Software Engineer
Professional E-mail: rsumner'at'gmu.edu, rsumner'at'silentsolutions.com
Personal E-mail: ryon.sumner'at'gmail.com

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2007

Ramakrishna Bachimanchi
Program: MS CpE
Defense date: May 2007
Previous Degrees: BE Electronics & Communication Eng., 2004, Vasavi College of Eng., OsmaniaUniversity, Hyderabad, India
Current Employer: Jefferson Lab
Position: Electrical Engineer
Professional E-mail:
Personal E-mail: bachimanchi'at'gmail.com

 

 

Hoang Le
Program: MS CpE
Defense date: May 2007
Previous Degrees: BS in Computer Engineering, 2005, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA, USA
Current Employer: Sandia National Laboratories
Position: R&D S&E, Computer Science Sr., Scalable Computer Architectures
Professional E-mail: hoangle'at'usc.edu 
Personal E-mail: hleusc'at'gmail.com
Chandana Anand
Program: MS CpE
Defense date: May 2007
Previous Degrees:
Current Employer: Ellucian
Position: Sr. Programmer Analyst
Professional E-mail:
Personal E-mail:

Chang Shu
Program: PhD ECE
Defense date: Feb. 2007
Previous Degrees:
Current Employer: Marvell Semiconductor, Inc.
Position: Senior Design Engineer
Professional E-mail: changshu'at'marvell.com 
Personal E-mail: dachang1975'at'yahoo.com

 

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2006

Khaleeluddin Mohammed
Program: MS EE
Defense date: Aug 2006
Previous Degrees: B.Tech, 2003, Jawaharlal Nehru University, Hyderabad, India
Current Employer: Broadcom
Position: Senior Staff Engineer
Personal E-mail: mdkhaleel'at'gmail.com 

 

 

Deapesh Misra
Program: MS CpE
Defense date: Aug 2006
Previous Degrees: BS Electronics and Communication, 2000, National Institute of Engineering, Mysore, India
Current Employer: iDefense, VeriSign Inc.
Position: Security Engineer
Professional E-mail: dmisra'at'verisign.com
Personal E-mail: deapesh_misra'at'yahoo.com 

 

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2005

Milind M. Parelkar
Program: MS CpE
Defense date: Dec 2005
Previous Degrees: BS in Electronics Engineering, Terna Engineering College, University of Mumbai, India, 2002
Current Employer: Center for Remote Sensing Inc.
Position: Research Engineer
Professional E-mail: milind'at'cfrsi.com
Personal E-mail: milind.parelkar'at'gmail.com 

 

Amir H. Sheikh Zeineddini
Program: MS CpE
Defense date: Aug 2005
Previous Degrees: BS in Computer Engineering, Azad University, Tehran, Iran
Current Employer: Xilinx
Position: Staff Field Applications Engineer
Personal E-mail: amir.zeineddini'at'yahoo.com

 

 

Ranjeeta Patil
Program: MS CpE
Defense date: Aug 2005
Previous Degrees: BS in Electronics Engineering, 2002, Terna Engineering College, University of Mumbai, India
Current Employer: Wachovia, A Wells Fargo Company
Position: Sr. System Analyst
Professional E-mail:
Personal E-mail:
Nandakishore Sastry
Program: MS CpE
Defense date: May 2005
Previous Degrees: BS in Electronics & Communication Engineering, 2000, S.J.College of Engineering, University of Mysore, India
Current Employer: Intel
Position: Senior Electronics Engineer
Professional E-mail: nandakishore.h.sastry'at'intel.com
Personal E-mail: kishsastry'at'gmail.com
Allen Michalski
Program: MS CpE
Defense date: May 2005
Previous Degrees: BS EE, 1992, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA, USA
Current Employer: Intel, Columbia, SC
Position: Component Design Engineer
Personal E-mail: allen'at'michalskis.net

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2004

Sashisu Bajracharya
Program: MS CpE
Defense date: Dec 2004
Previous Degrees: BS CpE, 2002, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA, USA
Current Employer: ASM Research
Position: Software Engineer
Personal E-mail: sbajrach'at'yahoo.com 

 

Damian Fedoryka
Program: MS EE
Defense date: Jul 2004
Previous Degrees: BA Theology, Minor in Classical Languages, magna cum laude, 1994, Christendom College, Front Royal, VA, USA
Current Employer: SPAWAR
Position:
Professional E-mail: dfedoryka'at'scires.com
Personal E-mail:

Ashraf Abusharekh
Program: MS CpE
Defense date: Apr 2004
Previous Degrees: BSc, Physics, 2001, Al-Azhar University, Gaza, Palestine
Current Employer: Select Technology Corp. ltd, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Position: Senior Researcher
Personal E-mail: ashraf.abusharkh'at'gmail.com 

 

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2003

Nghi Nguyen
Program: MS CpE
Defense date: Dec 2003
Previous Degrees: BS CpE, 2002, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA, USA
Current Employer:
Position:
Personal E-mail: nguyen.nghi'at'gmail.com 

 

 

Timothy Grembowski
Program: MS EE
Defense date: Dec 2003
Previous Degrees: BS EE, 1984, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, USA
Current Employer: BAE Systems
Position: Memory Test Engineer
Professional E-mail: tim.grembowski'at'baesystems.com 

 

 

Paul Kohlbrenner
Program: MS CpE
Defense date: Nov 2003
Previous Degrees: BS Math/CS, 1984, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Current Employer: Pinnacle Solutions
Position: Member of the Professional Staff
Professional E-mail: pkohlbr1'at'gmu.edu
Personal E-mail: paul'at'pk40.com 

 

 

Roar Lien
Program: MS CpE
Defense date: Apr 2003
Previous Degrees: BS CpE, 2000, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, USA
Current Employer: KoolSpan
Position: Software Developer
Personal E-mail: roar.lien'at'gmail.com

 

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2002

Charikleia Zouridaki
Program: MS CpE
Defense date: May 2002
Previous Degrees: BS Physics, 2000, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
Current Employer: Sprint Nextel
Position: Telecom Design Engineer
Personal E-mail: charikleia'at'gmail.com 

 

 

Pawel Chodowiec
Program: MS CpE
Defense date: Mar 2002
Previous Degrees: BS EE, 1998, Warsaw University of Technology, Warsaw, Poland
Current Employer: JDS Uniphase
Position: FPGA Engineer
Personal E-mail: Pawel.Chodowiec'at'fpga-house.com

 

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2000

Joe Ziegler
Program: MS EE
Defense date: Mar 2000
Previous Degrees: BS EE, Penn State University
Current Employer: Virginia Tech
Position: Software Engineer
Personal E-mail: jfziegler8'at'gmail.com

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