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MindTap® Engineering, 2 terms (12 months) Instant Access for Kuc's Electrical Engineering in Context: Smart Devices, Robots, and Communications, 1st Edition

  • Roman Kuc Yale University
  • ISBN-10: 1285865847  |  ISBN-13: 9781285865843
  • © 2015 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $136.00
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  • Printed Access Card

    ISBN-10: 1285865839 | ISBN-13: 9781285865836

    List Price = $136.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $102.00

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ePack: Electrical Engineering in Context: Smart Devices, Robots & Communications + MindTap® Electrical Engineering 2-Semester Instant Access for Kuc's Electrical Engineering in Context: Smart Devices, Robots, and Communications

ISBN-10: 1305614542 | ISBN-13: 9781305614543

List Price = $161.95  | CengageBrain Price = $161.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $122.00

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  • Electrical Engineering in Context: Smart Devices, Robots & Communications
    List Price = $127.95  | CengageBrain Price = $127.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $96.50
  • MindTap® Engineering, 2 terms (12 months) Instant Access for Kuc's Electrical Engineering in Context: Smart Devices, Robots, and Communications
    List Price = $136.00  | CengageBrain Price = $136.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $136.00


Meet the Author

Author Bio

Roman Kuc

Roman Kuc received his BSEE from the Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, and PhD in Electrical Engineering from Columbia University, New York. At Bell Telephone Laboratories, he investigated efficient speech coding techniques. As a postdoctoral research associate at Columbia University, he applied digital signal processing to diagnostic ultrasound signals to characterize liver disease. He is currently a professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering at Yale where as the Director of the Intelligent Sensors Laboratory he has been pursuing research in intelligent sensors to extract information from data for applications in robotics and bioengineering. Current projects investigate biosonar systems, such as bats and dolphins, and implement biomimetic sonars and neuromorphic spike processing. Professor Kuc is a past chairman of the Instrumentation Section of the New York Academy of Sciences. He is the author of the texts Introduction to Digital Signal Processing and Electrical Engineering in Context. He is an Honorary Academician of the Higher Education Institute of the Academy of Sciences of Ukraine and Fellow of the Shevchenko Scientific Society. He received Yale's Sheffield Distinguished Teaching Award in 1997.