Program Personnel

Faculty Mentors & Advisors

Dr. Kofi Nyarko
Principle Investigator, Associate Professor
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Morgan State University
(443)885-3476
kofi.nyarko@morgan.edu

   

Dr. Kevin Kornegay, Faculty Mentor, Professor
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Morgan State University
(443)885-4869
Kevin.kornegay@morgan.edu

Dr. Farzad Moazami, Faculty Mentor, Associate Professor
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Morgan State University
(443)885-3350
Farzad.Moazami@morgan.edu

Dr. Petru Andrei, Co-Principle Investigator, Professor
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Florida A & M Unvirsity
(850)410-6589
pandrei@eng.famu.fsu.edu

Dr. John Attia, Co-Principle Investigator, Professor
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Prairie View A & M University
(936)261-9916
joattia@pvamu.edu

Dr. Warsame Ali, Faculty Mentor, Associate Professor
Deparment of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Prairie View A&M University
(936)261-9910
whali@pvamu.edu

Lei Zhang, Faculty Advisor, Associate Professor, Computer Engineering
Department of Engineering and Aviation Sciences
University of Maryland Eastern Shore
(410)651-8470
lzhang@umes.edu

Dr. Demetris Geddis, Faculty Advisor, Assistant Dean and Department Chair
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Hampton University
(757)727-5299
demetris.geddis@hamptonu.edu

Dr. Otsebele E. Nare, Faculty Advisor, Associate Professor
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Hampton University
757-727-5818
otsebele.nare@hamptonu.edu

Dr. Mandoye Ndoye, Faculty Advisor, Assistant Professor
Department of Electrical Engineering
Tuskegee University
(334)727-8623
mndoye@tuskegee.edu

Dr. Sacharia Albin, Co-Principle Investigator, Professor
Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering
Norfolk State University
(757) 823-2843
salbin@nsu.edu

Dr. Makarand Deo, Faculty Mentor, Associate Professor
Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering
Norfolk State University
(757)823-8301
mdeo@nsu.edu

Dr. Hargsoon Yoon, Faculty Mentor, Professor
Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering
Norfolk State University
(757)823.0051
hyoon@nsu.edu

Dr. Shujun Yang, Co-Principle Investigator, Assistant Professor
Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Alabama A & M University
(256)372-5561
shujun.yang@aamu.edu

Dr. Corey Graves, Faculty Advisor, Associate Professor
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
North Carolina A&T
(336) 285-3707
cag@ncat.edu

Ali Osareh, Faculty Advisor, Adjunct Professor
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
North Carolina A&T
(336)285-3719
osareh@ncat.edu

Dr. Esther Ososanya, Faculty Advisor, Chair
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
University of the District of Columbia
(202)274-5837
eososanya@udc.edu

Dr. Lei Wang, Faculty Advisor
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
University of the District of Columbia
lei.wang@udc.edu

Dr. Amir Shahirinia, Faculty Advisor, Assistant Professor
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
University of the District of Columbia
amir.shahirinia@udc.edu

Dr. Stella A. Quinones, Faculty Advisor, Associate Professor
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
The University of Texas at El Paso
(915)747-6939
stellaq@utep.edu

 

Dr. Charles McCurry, Faculty Advisor, Assistant Professor
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Tennessee State University
cmccurray@tnstate.edu

Dr. Kamal Ali, Faculty Advisor, Professor
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Jackson State University
(601)979-1183
kamal.ali@jsums.edu

Dr. Fred Lacy, Faculty Advisor, Chair
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Southern University
fred_lacy@subr.edu

Dr.Mohamed Chouikha, Faculty Advisor, Professor
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Howard University
(202)806-4816
mchouikha@howard.edu

Support Members

Albert Sweets, Program Manager
iStems, LLC
asweets@istems.com

Kenneth Connor, Program Advisor, Professor, Retired
Department of Electrical, Computer, and Systems Engineering
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
(518)320-4185
connor@rpi.edu

Rebecca Zarch, Assessment Coordinator
SageFox Consulting Group
(413)256-6169 ext 301
Rebecca@sagefoxgroup.com