A. L. Swindlehurst Lee Swindlehurst is an electrical engineer who has made contributions in sensor array signal processing for radar and wireless communications, detection and estimation theory, and system identif...
Abbas El Gamal Abbas El Gamal (born 1950) is an electrical engineer, information theorist, and entrepreneur.
Adrian Ettlinger Adrian Ettlinger was an American Electrical Engineer and software developer and a pioneer in television and video technology.
Alan Kotok Alan Kotok (November 9, 1941 – May 26, 2006) was an American computer scientist known for his work at Digital Equipment Corporation (Digital, or DEC) and at the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C).
Alan V. Oppenheim Alan Victor Oppenheim is a Professor of Engineering at MIT's Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science.
Albert H. Taylor Albert Hoyt Taylor (January 1, 1879 in Chicago, IL – December 11, 1961 in Los Angeles, CA.) was an American electrical engineer who made important early contributions to the development of radar.
Albert Macovski Albert Macovski is an American Professor (Emeritus) at Stanford University, known for his many innovations in the area of imaging, particularly in the medical field.
Albert Medwin Albert H Medwin (born October 27, 1925) is an American electrical engineer.
Alex d'Arbeloff Alexander Vladimir d'Arbeloff (December 21, 1927 – July 8, 2008) was the American co-founder of Teradyne, a multi-billion dollar Boston, Massachusetts-based manufacturer of automatic test equipm...
Alfred Ellet Hitchner Alfred Ellet Hitchner (December 11, 1882 – December 16, 1959) was an American football player, coach, electrical engineer and businessman.
Alfred Powell Morgan Alfred Powell 'Skipper' Morgan (1889–1972), of Upper Montclair, New Jersey was an electrical engineer, an inventor with patents on radio and mechanical devices, and an author of technical and c...
Alfred Y. Cho Alfred Yi Cho is the Adjunct Vice President of Semiconductor Research at Alcatel-Lucent's Bell Labs. He is known as the "father of molecular beam epitaxy"; a technique he developed at that facility in the late 1960s.
Ali Nasle Ali Nasle is an expert in electrical engineering, power engineering systems and Power Systems CAD, and the founder of EDSA Micro Corporation.
Allan Alcorn Allan Alcorn (born January 1, 1948 in San Francisco) is an American pioneering engineer and computer scientist.
Allen Barnett Allen M. Barnett was a research professor of electrical engineering at the University of Delaware.
Allen Taflove Allen Taflove is a full professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science of Northwestern's McCormick School of Engineering, since 1988.
Amar Bose Amar Gopal Bose (November 2, 1929 July 12, 2013) was a Bengali American academic and entrepreneur.
Amir Ansari Amir Ansari (امیر انصاری) is co-founder of venture capital firm Prodea Systems, Inc. Along with his sister-in-law Anousheh Ansari, he made a multi-million dollar contribution to the Ansari X Prize foundation on May 5, 2004, the 43rd anniversary of Alan Shepard's sub-orbital spaceflight.
Amos E. Joel, Jr. Amos Edward Joel, Jr. was an American electrical engineer, known for several contributions and over seventy patents related to telecommunications switching systems.
An Wang Dr. An Wang ( February 7, 1920 – March 24, 1990) was a Chinese American computer engineer and inventor, and co-founder of computer company Wang Laboratories, which was known primarily for ...
Andrea Wong Andrea Wong is the president of international production for Sony Pictures Television (SPT) and the president of international for Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE).
Andrew Alford Andrew Alford was an American electrical engineer and inventor.
Andrew Freeman Andrew Freeman (10 March 1909 - 17 January 1996), was the inventor of the electric block heater for automobiles.
Andrew H. Bobeck Andrew H. Bobeck is a noted Bell Labs researcher best known for his invention of bubble memory.
Andrew P. Sage Andrew Patrick Sage (born August 27, 1933) is an American systems engineer and Emeritus Professor and Founding Dean Emeritus at the School of Information Technology and Engineering of the George...
Andrew Schlafly Andrew Layton "Andy" Schlafly (born April 27, 1961) is an American lawyer, conservative activist, and homeschool teacher, best known as the founder and owner of the wiki Conservapedia.
Andy Chun Andy Chun (born 1959 in Hong Kong) is a Chinese American academic, engineer, innovator, and entrepreneur.
Anthony E. Siegman Anthony E. Siegman (1931–2011) was an electrical engineer and educator concerned with masers and lasers.
Arthur E. Kennelly Arthur Edwin Kennelly (1861–1939), was an Irish-American electrical engineer.
Arthur V. Loughren Arthur V. Loughren (September 15, 1902 – December 14, 1993) was an American electrical engineer who played a prominent role in the development of NTSC television.
Asad Abidi Asad Ali Abidi (born July 12, 1956) is a Pakistani electrical engineer, who was the first dean of the Lahore University of Management Sciences's School of Science and Engineering.
B. Jayant Baliga B. Jayant Baliga is an Indian electrical engineer best known for his work in power semiconductor devices, and particularly invention of the insulated gate bipolar transistor.
Bancroft Gherardi, Jr. Bancroft Gherardi, Jr. (April 6, 1873 – August 14, 1941) was a noted American electrical engineer, known for his pioneering work in developing the early telephone systems in the United States.
Behzad Razavi Behzad Razavi (بهزاد رضوی) is an Iranian-American professor and researcher of electrical and electronic engineering.
Ben G. Streetman Ben G. Streetman is the former Dean of the College of Engineering at the University of Texas at Austin.
Ben Gurley Ben Gurley (December 23, 1926 – November 7, 1963) was an important figure in the history of computing.
Ben Klassen Bernhardt (or Bernhard) "Ben" Klassen (Ukrainian: Бернар Классен; (O.S. February 7, 1918) –) was a self-described White supremacist and an American religious leader who fou...
Benjamin F. Logan Benjamin Franklin "Tex" Logan, Jr. (1927) is an American electrical engineer and bluegrass music fiddler.
Benjamin G. Lamme Benjamin Garver Lamme (12 January 1864 – 8 July 1924) was an electrical engineer and chief engineer at Westinghouse, where he was responsible for the design of electrical power machines.
Benjamin Nichols Benjamin "Ben" Nichols (1920-November 24, 2007) was a professor of electrical and computer engineering at Cornell University and mayor of Ithaca, New York.
Bernard J. Lechner Bernard J. Lechner is an electronics engineer and formerly Vice President, RCA Laboratories, where he worked for 30 years covering various aspects of television and information display technologies.
Bernard Marshall Gordon Bernard Marshall Gordon (born in 1927), American inventor and philanthropist, is generally called "Bernie" rather than "Mr. Gordon" by associates and subordinates.
Bernard V. Vonderschmitt Bernard V. Vonderschmitt (October 14, 1923 – June 9, 2004) was an electrical engineer, most noted as a co-founder of leading FPGA producer Xilinx.
Bill Joy William Nelson Joy (born November 8, 1954) is an American computer scientist.
Bill Mensch William (Bill) David Mensch, Jr. (born February 9, 1945), is an American electrical engineer born in Quakertown, Pennsylvania, and is the founder, chairman and chief executive office (CEO) of th...
Bion J. Arnold Bion Joseph Arnold (April 14, 1861 – January 29, 1942) is remembered as "father of the third rail", a pioneer in electrical engineering, and an urban mass transportation expert who helped design...
Bir Bhanu Bir Bhanu (born 1951) is a Distinguished Professor of Electrical Engineering, and Cooperative Professor of Computer Science and Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Bioengineering, at the U...
Bob Dobkin Robert C. Dobkin (born 1944 in Philadelphia) is an American electrical engineer, co-founder of Linear Technology Corporation, and veteran linear (analog) integrated circuit (IC) designer.
Bob Heil Bob Heil (October 5, 1940) is an American sound and radio engineer most well known for creating the template for modern rock sound systems.
Bob Pease Robert Allen Pease (August 22, 1940 – June 18, 2011) was an analog integrated circuit design expert and technical author.
Bob Widlar Robert John (Bob) Widlar was an American electrical engineer and a pioneer of linear (analog) integrated circuit (IC) design.
Bruce Eisenstein Bruce Eisenstein is an engineering educator serving as the Arthur J. Rowland Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Drexel University.
Burgess Macneal Burgess Macneal is an American electrical engineer, recording engineer and inventor.
C. Chapin Cutler Cassius Chapin Cutler (December 16, 1914 – December 1, 2002) was an American electrical engineer at Bell Labs.
C. Kumar N. Patel Chandra Kumar Naranbhai Patel (born 2 July 1938) developed the carbon dioxide laser in 1963; it is now widely used in industry for cutting and welding, as a laser scalpel in surgery, and in lase...
C. L. Max Nikias Chrysostomos L. "Max" Nikias (born September 30, 1952 in Cyprus) became the University of Southern California's eleventh president in August 2010.
C. Sidney Burrus Charles Sidney Burrus (born October 9, 1934 in Abilene, Texas) is an American electrical engineer and the Maxfield and Oshman Professor Emeritus of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Rice Un...
Calvin Quate Calvin F. Quate was born on 7 December 1923 in Baker, Nevada.
Carl Concelman Carl Concelman was the electrical engineer who, while working for Amphenol, invented the C connector and teamed up with Paul Neill of Bell Labs to invent the BNC connector.
Carol Espy-Wilson Dr. Carol Espy-Wilson is an electrical engineer and a professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Maryland at College Park.
Carolyne M. Van Vliet Carolyne Marina Van Vliet is a Dutch-born American physicist notable for the theory of generation-recombination noise and for the theory of quantum transport in nonequilibrium statistical mechan...
Cass Lewart Cass Lewart is an author, electrical engineer and Polish Holocaust survivor.
Charles A. Stone Charles A. Stone(1867–1941) was a graduate from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and prominent electrical engineer.
Charles Apgar Charles Apgar, a New Jersey amateur radio operator, is known for making the earliest surviving recordings of a radio signal in 1914.
Charles Bassett Charles Arthur "Charlie" Bassett II (December 30, 1931 – February 28, 1966) was a United States Air Force test pilot.
Charles Concordia Charles Concordia was a noted American electrical engineer specializing in electrical power engineering and the early history of computer hardware.
Charles Dalziel Charles Dalziel was a professor of electrical engineering and computer sciences at UC Berkeley.
Charles F. Avila Charles Francis Avila (September 17, 1906 – October 29, 2000) was an electrical engineer and a Vice President and a member of the Executive Committee of the Yankee Atomic Electric Company.
Charles F. Brush Charles Francis Brush (March 17, 1849 – June 15, 1929) was a U.S. inventor, entrepreneur and philanthropist.
Charles F. Scott (engineer) Charles Felton Scott was an electrical engineer, professor at Yale University and known for the Scott connection.
Charles K. Kao The Honourable Sir Charles Kuen Kao, GBM, KBE, FRS, FREng (born 4 November 1933) is a Chinese-born Hong Kong, American and British electrical engineer and physicist who pioneered ...
Charles Proteus Steinmetz Charles Proteus Steinmetz was a mathematician and electrical engineer. He fostered the development of alternating current that made possible the expansion of the electric power industry in the United States, formulating mathematical theories for engineers.
Chauncey Starr Chauncey Starr (April 14, 1912–April 17, 2007) was an American electrical engineer and an expert in nuclear energy.
Chenming Hu Chenming Calvin Hu is Distinguished Professor of Microelectronics at University of California, Berkeley.
Christopher R. Wronski Dr. Christopher R. Wronski is an electrical engineer, now Professor Emeritus at Pennsylvania State University, noted for his pioneering research in photovoltaic cells including discovery of amor...
Claire F. Gmachl Claire F. Gmachl is the Eugene Higgins Professor of Electrical Engineering at Princeton University.
Claire J. Tomlin Claire Jennifer Tomlin (b. Southampton, England 1969) is an American researcher in hybrid systems, distributed and decentralized optimization and control theory.
Clarence Hugo Linder Clarence Hugo Linder (January 18, 1903 – May 3, 1994) was a noted American electrical engineer and a founding member of the National Academy of Engineering.
Claude Engle Claude R. Engle III is an American electrical engineer and internationally-known lighting consultant, who has designed lighting schemes for many notable structures including the Reichstag and th...
Claude Shannon Claude Elwood Shannon (April 30, 1916 – February 24, 2001) was an American mathematician, electronic engineer, and cryptographer known as "the father of information theory".
Clinton Edgar Woods Clinton Edgar Woods (February 7, 1863 - c. 1930) was an electrical and mechanical engineer, inventor, manufacturer of automobiles in Chicago and New York City and author of one of the first book...
Comfort A. Adams Comfort Avery Adams (November 1, 1868 – February 21, 1958) was an American electrical engineer who as a student helped Albert Michelson with the Michelson-Morley experiment (1887), which was lat...
Constance J. Chang-Hasnain Constance J. Chang-Hasnain is an electrical engineer, and John R. Whinnery Chair Professor, at University of California, Berkeley.
Cummings C. Chesney Cummings C. Chesney (Selinsgrove, Pennsylvania, October 28, 1863 - November 27, 1947) was an electrical engineer who made major contributions to alternating current power systems.
Curtis Priem Curtis R. Priem is an American computer scientist.
Dalton Pritchard Dalton H. Pritchard, was one of the early color television systems pioneers, working at RCA Laboratories.
Dan Bricklin Daniel Singer "Dan" Bricklin (born 16 July 1951), often referred to as “The Father of the Spreadsheet”, is the American co-creator, with Bob Frankston, of the VisiCalc spreadsheet program.
Dante C. Youla Dante C. Youla is Professor Emeritus of Electrical Engineering at Polytechnic Institute of New York University.
Dave Forney George David "Dave" Forney, Jr. (born March 6, 1940) is an American electrical engineer who made contributions in telecommunication system theory, specifically in coding theory and information t...
David A. Hodges Dr. David A. Hodges is a noted American electrical engineer, currently Professor Emeritus at the University of California, Berkeley.
David Avellan David Avellan is an American grappler and professional mixed martial artist who has fought for World Extreme Cagefighting and Bodog Fight promotions.
David Boggs David Reeves Boggs (born 1950) is an electrical and radio engineer from the United States who developed early prototypes of Internet protocols, file servers, gateways, network interface cards an...
David C. Hilmers David Carl Hilmers (born January 28, 1950) is a former NASA astronaut.
David Comer Professor David J. Comer received the MSEE degree from the University of California, Berkeley and the PhD from Washington State University.
David Gunness David W. "Dave" Gunness (born November 7, 1960) is an American audio engineer, electrical engineer and inventor.
David K. Ferry David Keane Ferry (born 1940) is the Regents' Professor of Electrical Engineering at Arizona State University (ASU), notable for his research in semiconductor devices.
David Messerschmitt David G. Messerschmitt is an engineer and professor emeritus at the University of California, Berkeley in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences in the UC Berkeley Colleg...
David Packard David Packard (September 7, 1912 – March 26, 1996) was a co-founder, with William Hewlett, of Hewlett-Packard (1939), serving as president (1947–1964), CEO (1964–1968), and Chairman o...
David VandeLinde David VandeLinde is an American electrical engineering graduate from Carnegie Tech in 1964 and was the Vice-Chancellor of the University of Warwick from 2001 to 2006.
Denice Denton Denice Dee Denton (August 27, 1959 – June 24, 2006) was an American professor of electrical engineering and academic administrator.
Dimitri Bertsekas Dimitri Panteli Bertsekas (Δημήτρης Παντελής Μπερτσεκάς) is an applied mathematician and computer scientist, and a professor at the department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at t...
Diogenes Angelakos Diogenes James Angelakos (1920 – June 7, 1997) was the director for 20 years of the Electronics Research Laboratory and a professor emeritus of electronic engineering at the University of Califo...
Dirk Meyer Derrick R. "Dirk" Meyer (born November 24, 1961) was a former Chief Executive Officer of Advanced Micro Devices, serving in the position since July 18, 2008 and resigning on January 10, 2011.
Don McMillan Don McMillan is an American comedian from San Francisco, California, United States.
Don Thompson (executive) Don Thompson (born 1963) is the president and chief executive officer of McDonald's, succeeding Jim Skinner on June 30, 2012.
Don Torrieri Don J. Torrieri is an author and researcher in the area of spread-spectrum communications.
Donald Bitzer Donald L. Bitzer (born January 1, 1934) is an American electrical engineer and computer scientist.
Donald Cox Donald C. Cox is an electrical engineer researching wireless communication, currently a professor at Stanford University, where he heads the Wireless Communications Research Group.
Donald G. Fink Donald Glen Fink (November 8, 1911 – May 3, 1996) was an American electrical engineer, a pioneer in the development of radio navigation systems and television standards, vice president for...
Donald J. Atwood Jr. Donald Jesse Atwood Jr. (May 25, 1924 – April 24, 1994) was appointed Deputy Secretary of Defense for U.S. President George H. W. Bush in 1989.
Donald J. Grace Donald J. Grace (February 21, 1926 – March 15, 2007) was an American Electrical Engineer.
Donald J. Leonard Donald J. Leonard (born July 11, 1933) is an American electrical engineer and AT&T executive, who received the 1996 IEEE Simon Ramo Medal.
Donald Pederson Donald O. Pederson (September 30, 1925 – December 25, 2004) was an American professor of electrical engineering at the University of California, Berkeley and one of the designers of SPICE, the c...
Dragoslav D. Šiljak Dragoslav D. Šiljak is a professor of Electrical Engineering at Santa Clara University, where he holds the title of Benjamin and Mae Swig University Professor.
Dudley Allen Buck Dr. Dudley Allen Buck (1927–1959) was an electrical engineer and inventor of components for high-speed computing devices in the 1950s.
Dugald C. Jackson Dugald Caleb Jackson (February 13, 1865 - July 1, 1951) was an American electrical engineer.
Earl D. Eisenhower Earl Dewey Eisenhower (February 1, 1898 – December 18, 1968) was an electrical engineer and legislator.
Ed Long (audio engineer) Edward M. Long is an audio engineer known for introducing the first near-field studio monitors and the first Time-Aligned loudspeaker crossover.
Ed Roberts (computer engineer) Henry Edward "Ed" Roberts (September 13, 1941 – April 1, 2010) was an American engineer, entrepreneur and medical doctor who invented the first commercially successful personal computer in 1975.
Edgar Villchur Edgar Marion Villchur (28 May 1917 – 17 October 2011) was an American inventor, educator, and writer widely known for his 1954 invention of the acoustic suspension loudspeaker which revolu...
Edith Clarke Edith Clarke (February 10, 1883 – October 29, 1959) was the first female electrical engineer and a professor at the University of Texas at Austin - the first female professor of electrical engin...
Edmund O. Schweitzer, III Edmund O. Schweitzer, III (born 1947, Evanston, Illinois), is an electrical engineer, inventor, and founder of Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories (SEL).
Edmund Schweitzer Edmund O. Schweitzer, III (born 1947, Evanston, Illinois), is an electrical engineer, inventor, and founder of Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories (SEL).
Edward Bennett Rosa Edward Bennett Rosa (4 October 1873, Rogersville, Steuben County - 17 May 1921, Washington, D. C.) was an American physicist, specialising in measurement science.
Edward E. David Jr. Edward Emil "Ed" David Jr. (born 1925) is an American electrical engineer who served as science advisor to President Richard M. Nixon and Director of the White House Office of Science and Techno...
Edward E. Hammer Edward E. Hammer was an engineer who was at the forefront of fluorescent lighting research.
Edward E. Simmons Edward E. Simmons Jr. (1911 in Los Angeles, California – May 18, 2004, in Pasadena, California) was an electrical engineer and the inventor of the bonded wire resistance strain gauge.
Edward Fister Edward J. Fister was born in Machunk (now Jim Thorpe) Pennsylvania on October 11, 1911.
Edward Schildhauer Edward Schildhauer (August 21, 1872 – May 24, 1953) was a chief electrical and mechanical engineer on the Panama Canal project.
Edward Weston (chemist) Edward Weston was an English-born American chemist noted for his achievements in electroplating and his development of the electrochemical cell, named the Weston cell, for the voltage standard.
Edwin Cheney Edwin Henry Cheney was an electrical engineer from Oak Park, Illinois, USA.
Edwin Howard Armstrong Edwin Howard Armstrong (December 18, 1890 – January 31, 1954) was an American electrical engineer and inventor.
Edwin J. Houston Edwin J. Houston (1847–1914) was an American businessman, professor, consulting electrical engineer, inventor and author.
Edwin King Stodola Edwin King Stodola (October 31, 1914 – April 6, 1992) was an American radio engineer.
Edwin S. Webster Edwin S. Webster was an early electrical engineer and graduate from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Edwin W. Rice Edwin Wilbur Rice, Jr. (La Crosse, Wisconsin, 6 May 1862 - Schenectady, New York, 25 November 1935) was a president and considered one of the three fathers of General Electric (along with Elihu ...
Eleanor K. Baum Eleanor K. Baum (born 1940) is an American electrical engineer and educator.
Elihu Thomson Elihu Thomson (March 29, 1853 – March 13, 1937) was an English engineer and inventor who was instrumental in the founding of major electrical companies in the United States, the United King...
Ellery W. Stone Ellery Wheeler Stone, Rear Admiral, United States Naval Reserve was a prominent figure in the history of radio, serving both in government and corporations during the first half of the twentieth...
Enrique Marcatili Enrique A. J. Marcatili (born 1 August 1925 in Córdoba, Argentina) is a retired Argentine-American physicist.
Eric Blossom Eric Blossom is the founder and overall architect of the GNU Radio project.
Eric E. Sumner Eric Eden Sumner was an Austrian engineer and scientist, well known for his contributions to the early developments of switching systems.
Eric Schmidt Eric Emerson Schmidt (born April 27, 1955) is an American software engineer, businessman, and the executive chairman of Google.
Erich Bloch Erich Bloch (born January 9, 1925) is a German-born American electrical engineer and administrator.
Ernst Alexanderson Ernst Frederick Werner Alexanderson (January 25, 1878 – May 14, 1975) was a Swedish-American electrical engineer, who was a pioneer in radio and television development.
Esther M. Conwell Esther Marley Conwell is a physicist who studied properties of semiconductors and organic conductors, especially transport.
Eugene C. Whitney Eugene C. Whitney (26 August 1913 - – 22 March 1998) was a celebrated power engineer who designed hydroelectric turbines and generators at Westinghouse Electric Company.
Eugene Polley Eugene Polley (November 29, 1915 – May 20, 2012) was an engineer and engineering manager for Zenith Electronics and most widely known for inventing the first wireless remote control for television.
Floyd Dunn Floyd Dunn (born April 14, 1924) is an electrical engineer who made contributions to all aspects of the interaction of ultrasound and biological media.
Frances Hugle Frances Sarnat Hugle (August 13, 1927 – May 24, 1968) was an American scientist, engineer, and inventor who contributed to the understanding of semiconductors, integrated circuitry, and the uniq...
Frank Cable Frank Taylor Cable (19 June 1863 - 21 May 1945) was an early pioneer in submarine development and piloted the first United States Navy submarine, during its pre-commissioning trials.
Frank Conrad Frank Conrad (1874 – 1941) was a radio broadcasting pioneer who worked as the Assistant Chief Engineer for the Westinghouse Electric Corporation in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania,.
Frank J. Sprague Frank Julian Sprague (July 25, 1857 in Milford, Connecticut – October 25, 1934) was an American naval officer and inventor who contributed to the development of the electric motor, electric rail...
Fred Bechly Fred Lorin Bechly (1924–2004) was an American electrical engineer and inventor in the field of color television broadcasting.
Fred Waldhauer Frederick (Fred) Donald Waldhauer (1927–1993) was an American electrical engineer known for his work in hearing aids and combining art and technology.
Frederic C. Billingsley Frederic Crockett Billingsley (23 July 1921 – 31 May 2002) was an American engineer, who spent most of his career developing techniques for digital image processing in support of American space ...
Frederick B. Llewellyn Dr. Frederick Britton Llewellyn (September 16, 1897 - December 10, 1971) was a noted American electrical engineer.
Frederick W. Cords, Jr. Frederick W. Cords, Jr. (December 27, 1903 - ?) was an American electrical engineer from Milwaukee, Wisconsin who served one term as a Republican member of the Wisconsin State Assembly.
Frederick W. Henninger Frederick William "Pa" Henninger (February 2, 1873 – May 30, 1919) was an American businessman and football player and coach.
Gabriel Kron Gabriel Kron was a Hungarian American electrical engineer who promoted the use of methods of linear algebra, multilinear algebra, and differential geometry in the field. His method of circuit analysis called diakoptics has been extended by others.
Gary Sullivan (engineer) Gary J. Sullivan is an American electrical engineer who led the development of the H.264/MPEG-4 AVC video coding standard and created the DirectX Video Acceleration API/DDI video decoding featur...
George Ashley Campbell George Ashley Campbell (November 27, 1870 – November 10, 1954) was a pioneer in developing and applying quantitative mathematical methods to the problems of long-distance telegraphy and te...
George Chamillard George W. Chamillard (born 1939 in Needham, MA) is an American business executive who served as Chairman of the Board of Directors at Teradyne, a manufacturer of automatic test equipment for sem...
George Clark Southworth George Clark Southworth (August 24, 1890 - July 6, 1972), who published as G. C. Southworth, was a prominent American radio engineer best known for his role in the discovery of waveguides ...
George Westinghouse George Westinghouse, Jr, was an American entrepreneur and engineer who invented the railway air brake and was a pioneer of the electrical industry. Westinghouse was one of Thomas Edison's main rivals in the early implementation of the American electricity system.
Gerald Ash Gerald R. Ash is a retired electrical engineer who worked at Bell Labs.
Gerald Jay Sussman Gerald Jay Sussman (February 8, 1947) is the Panasonic Professor of Electrical Engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).
Gerard J. Foschini Gerard Joseph Foschini (born in Jersey City, New Jersey in 1940), is an American telecommunications engineer who has worked for Bell Laboratories since 1961.
Gerard Joseph Foschini Gerard Joseph Foschini (born in Jersey City, New Jersey in 1940), is an American telecommunications engineer who has worked for Bell Laboratories since 1961.
Ghavam Shahidi Ghavam Shahidi is an Iranian-American electrical engineer and IBM Fellow.
Greg Clark Mackie Greg Mackie is an American entrepreneur and inventor of professional audio products.
Gregory Jarvis Gregory Bruce Jarvis (August 24, 1944 – January 28, 1986) was an American engineer who died during the destruction of the Space Shuttle Challenger on mission STS-51-L, where he was serving a...
Gregory Minor Gregory Charles Minor was one of three American middle-management engineers who resigned from the General Electric nuclear reactor division in 1976 to protest against the use of nuclear power in...
Gregory Raleigh Gregory “Greg” Raleigh (born in Orange, California in 1961), is an American radio scientist, inventor, and entrepreneur who has made contributions in the fields of wireless communication, inform...
Guang Gao Guang R. Gao is an Endowed Distinguished Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering and Founder/Leader of the Computer Architecture and Parallel Systems Laboratory at the...
Hal Abelson Harold (Hal) Abelson is a Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at MIT, a fellow of the IEEE, and a founding director of both Creative Commons and the Free Software Foundation.
Hal Anger Hal Oscar Anger (May 20, 1920 – October 31, 2005) was an American electrical engineer and biophysicist at Donner Laboratory, University of California, Berkeley, known for his invention of the An...
Hamid Jafarkhani Hamid Jafarkhani, born in 1966 in Tehran, is a Chancellor's Professor in electrical engineering and computer science at the University of California, Irvine's Henry Samueli School of Engineering.
Hans Otto Storm Hans Otto Storm (1895–1941) was a German American writer, novelist and radio engineer.
Haraden Pratt Haraden Pratt (July 18, 1891 - August 1, 1969) was a noted American electrical engineer and radio pioneer.
Harald T. Friis Harald Trap Friis (February 22, 1893 - June 15, 1976), who published as H. T. Friis, was a noted Danish-American radio engineer whose work at Bell Laboratories included pioneering contribu...
Harold Chestnut Harold (Hall) Chestnut (November 25, 1917 – August 29, 2001) was an American electrical engineer, control engineer and manager at General Electric and author, who helped establish the fields of ...
Harold Pender Harold Pender (1879–1959) was an American academic, author, and inventor.
Harold Rosen (electrical engineer) Harold A. Rosen (born 1926 in New Orleans, Louisiana) is an American electrical engineer, known as "the father of the geostationary satellite", and "father of the communications satellite".
Harold Sossen Harold Samuel Sossen (July 26, 1924 – May 18, 2013) was an American inventor, businessman, educator and writer.
Harold Stephen Black Harold Stephen Black (April 14, 1898 – December 11, 1983) was an American electrical engineer, who revolutionized the field of applied electronics by inventing the negative feedback amplifier in...
Harris J. Ryan Harris J. Ryan (January 8, 1866 - July 3, 1934) was an American electrical engineer and a professor first at Cornell University and later at Stanford University.
Harry D. Belock Harry David Belock (April 10, 1908 - November 8, 1999) was an American electronics inventor, engineer and entrepreneur.
Harry David Belock Harry David Belock (April 10, 1908 - November 8, 1999) was an American electronics inventor, engineer and entrepreneur.
Harry Nyquist Harry Nyquist (né Harry Theodor Nyqvist; February 7, 1889 – April 4, 1976) was an important contributor to communication theory.
Harry Ward Leonard Harry Ward Leonard (February 8, 1861 – February 18, 1915) was an electrical engineer and inventor.
Harvey Hubbell Harvey Hubbell II (1857 – December 17, 1927), was a U.S. inventor, entrepreneur and industrialist.
Heinrich Göbel Heinrich Göbel, later Henry Goebel (April 20, 1818 – December 4, 1893), born in Springe, Germany, was a precision mechanic and inventor.
Hendrik Wade Bode Hendrik Wade Bode (December 24, 1905 – June 21, 1982) was an American engineer, researcher, inventor, author and scientist, of Dutch ancestry.
Henry Earl Singleton Henry Earl Singleton (November 27, 1916 – August 31, 1999) was an American electrical engineer, business executive, and rancher/land owner.
Henry John Orchard Henry John Orchard was a professor emeritus of electrical engineering at the UCLA Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science and an authority on filter design and network theory.
Henry Lehmann Henry Lehmann, was the General Manager of General Electric's military systems operations in Syracuse, New York and a philanthropist within the American Jewish Community.
Herbert John Shaw Dr. Herbert John Shaw was a professor at Stanford University, and a major inventor in the fields of fiber optic gyroscopes, optical communications, and surface acoustic wave devices.
Herman Affel Herman Andrew Affel was an American electrical engineer who invented the modern coaxial cable.
Homayoun Seraji Homayoun Seraji (همایون سراجی b. 1947 - April 16, 2007) was an Iranian scientist, engineer, a JPL senior researcher and former professor of Sharif University of Technology who published extensiv...
Howard H. Aiken Howard Hathaway Aiken (March 8, 1900 – March 14, 1973) was a pioneer in computing, being the original conceptual designer behind IBM's Harvard Mark I computer.
Howard Johnson (electrical engineer) Dr. Howard Johnson is an electrical engineer, known for his consulting work and commonly referenced books on the topic of signal integrity, especially for high speed electronic circuit design.
Howard O. McMahon Dr. Howard O. McMahon was Science Director, Vice President, Head of the Research and Development Division, and then President of Arthur D. Little, Inc, of Cambridge, Massachusetts, retiring from...
Hyuck Kwon Hyuck M. Kwon, is a Professor in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at Wichita State University, Wichita, Kansas.
Ilesanmi Adesida Ilesanmi Adesida (born 1949, Ifon, Ondo State, Nigeria) is a naturalized American physicist of Nigerian descent.
Imran Anwar Imran Anwar (born 23 May 1962 in Montgomery (now Sahiwal), Pakistan) is a Pakistani American technologist, electrical engineer, business entrepreneur, journalist, television personality, photogr...
Isaac L. Auerbach Isaac L. Auerbach was an early advocate and pioneer of computing technologies, holder of 15 patents, founding president of the International Federation for Information Processing, a member of th...
Ivan A. Getting Ivan Alexander Getting (January 18, 1912—October 11, 2003) was an American physicist and electrical engineer, credited (along with Roger L. Easton and Bradford Parkinson) with the developm...
Jack Dennis Jack Dennis is a computer scientist and Emeritus Professor of Computer Science and Engineering at MIT.
Jack James (rocket engineer) Jack Norval James was a US rocket engineer who worked for over 35 years at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, California, USA. His work as a Project Manager for NASA's Mariner program in t...
Jack Kilby Jack St. Clair Kilby (November 8, 1923 – June 20, 2005) was an American electrical engineer who took part (along with Robert Noyce) in the realization of the first integrated circuit while working at Texas Instruments (TI) in 1958.
Jack Kuehler Jack D. Kuehler was an American electrical engineer who devoted the majority of his career at IBM, where he was the firm's highest ranking technologist, serving as president and later vice chair...
Jack M. Sipress Jack M. Sipress (born April 9, 1935) is an American electrical engineer, former employee of Bell Labs, known for his contributions to the development of submarine communications facilities.
James C. Bliss James C. Bliss was an American electrical engineer and entrepreneur best known for his pioneering role in developing technological aids for visually impaired people.
James G. Nell James G. (Jim) Nell (born 1938) is an American engineer, who was the principal investigator of the Manufacturing Enterprise Integration at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIS...
James H. McClellan James H. McClellan is the Byers Professor of Signal Processing at the Georgia Institute of Technology.
James H. Pomerene James Herbert Pomerene was an electrical engineer and computer pioneer.
James M. Early James M. Early (July 25, 1922 – January 12, 2004) was an American engineer, best known for his work on transistors and charge-coupled device imagers.
James Massey James Lee Massey (February 11, 1934 – June 16, 2013) was an information theorist and cryptographer, Professor Emeritus of Digital Technology at ETH Zurich.
James R. Boddie James R. Boddie is an electrical engineer noted for his role in creating the AT&T DSP1, a pioneering digital signal processor from Bell Labs.
James R. Goodman James Richard "Jim" Goodman (born July 16, 1944) is a professor of computer science at the University of Auckland in Auckland, New Zealand, and emeritus professor at the University of Wisconsin–...
James Russell III James M. Russell III is an atmospheric scientist who has served as the developer of instrumentation for several NASA probes.
Jan A. Rajchman Jan Aleksander Rajchman was an American electrical engineer and computer pioneer.
Jason W. Fleischer Jason W. Fleischer is an associate professor of the Department of Electrical Engineering at Princeton University.
Jay Miner Jay Glenn Miner (May 31, 1932 – June 20, 1994) was a famous American integrated circuit designer, known primarily for his work in multimedia chips and as the "father of the Amiga".
Jen-Hsun Huang Jen-Hsun Huang (born February 17, 1963) is a Taiwanese-American entrepreneur and businessman.
Jerome Wiesner Jerome Bert Wiesner (May 30, 1915 – October 21, 1994) was an educator, a Science Advisor to the President for Eisenhower and (more formally) Kennedy and Johnson, the President of MIT, an advocat...
Jerry Harvey (inventor) Jerry Harvey (born 1961) is an American sound engineer best known for inventing a series of customized dual-speaker in-ear monitors in 1995.
Jerry Kline Jerry Kline (born 1951 in Los Angeles) is founder and chairman of Innovative Interfaces, and SkyRiver Technology Solutions, both based in Emeryville, CA.
Jerry Woodall Jerry Woodall is an American inventor and scientist best known for his invention of the first commercially viable heterojunction material GaAlAs for red LEDs used in automobile brake lights and ...
Jesse Russell Jesse Eugene Russell (born April 26, 1948) is an African-American inventor and one of the visionaries’ whose innovative perspectives profoundly influenced the wireless communications industry, t...
Jim K. Omura James K. Omura is an electrical engineer and information theorist, currently the technology strategist for the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation.
Jim Williams (analog designer) James M. "Jim" Williams (April 14, 1948 – June 12, 2011) was an analog circuit designer and technical author who worked for the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (1968–1979), Philbrick...
Joe Grand Joe Grand is an American electrical engineer, inventor, and hardware hacker, known in the hacker community as Kingpin.
Joe T. May Joe Turner May (born June 8, 1937) is an American businessman, electrical engineer, inventor, and politician.
Joel Emer Dr Joel Emer is a pioneer in computer performance analysis techniques and a microprocessor architect.
Joel S. Engel Joel Stanley Engel (February 4, 1936) is a Jewish American engineer, known for fundamental contributions to the development of cellular networks.
John Bardeen John Bardeen (May 23, 1908 – January 30, 1991) was an American physicist and electrical engineer, the only person to have won the Nobel Prize in Physics twice: first in 1956 with William Shockle...
John Brooks Slaughter John Brooks Slaughter (born on 16 March 1934) is an American electrical engineer and former college president who served as the first African-American director of the National Science Foundation...
John Choma John Choma is Professor and Chair of Electrical Engineering-Electrophysics at the University of Southern California.
John D. Kraus John Daniel Kraus (June 28, 1910 – July 18, 2004) was an American physicist known for his contributions to electromagnetics, radio astronomy, and antenna theory.
John Fluke John Maurice Fluke, Sr. (14 December, 1911 – 11 February, 1984) was the founder of Fluke Corporation, a manufacturer of electronic test equipment.
John Forrest Kelly John Forrest Kelly was born March 28, 1859 in the vicinity of Carrick-on-Suir, Ireland, the son of two Fenian schoolteachers, Jeremiah and Kate Forrest Kelly, who had eleven other children; he emigrated to America in 1873.
John Francis Mitchell John Francis Mitchell (January 1, 1928 – June 9, 2009) was an American electronics engineer and President & COO of Motorola.
John G. Linvill John G. Linvill (August 8, 1919 – February 19, 2011) was an American professor (emeritus) of Electrical engineering at Stanford University, known for his pioneering work in higher educatio...
John G. Webster John G. Webster is an American electrical engineer and a founding pioneer in the field of biomedical engineering.
John Howard Dellinger John Howard Dellinger (July 3, 1886 - December 28, 1962) was a noted American telecommunication engineer who discovered how solar flares caused fadeouts of short-wave radios (the Dellinger effect).
John J. Carty John Joseph Carty was an American electrical engineer and a major contributor to the development of telephone wires and related technology.
John K. Hodnette John Koda Hodnette was an American electrical engineer at the Westinghouse Electric Corporation.
John Kenneth Hilliard John Kenneth Hilliard (October 1901 – March 21, 1989) was an American acoustical and electrical engineer who pioneered a number of important loudspeaker concepts and designs.
John L. Moll John Louis Moll (December 21, 1921 – July 19, 2011) was an American electrical engineer, notable for his contributions to solid-state physics.
John M. Eargle John Morgan Eargle (b. 6 Jan 1931 Tulsa, Oklahoma; d. 9 May 2007 Hollywood, California) was an Oscar and Grammy-winning audio engineer and a musician (piano and church and theater organ).
John Milton Miller John Milton Miller (22 June 1882 - 17 May 1962) was a noted American electrical engineer, best known for discovering the Miller effect and inventing fundamental circuits for quartz crystal oscil...
John Neary Edward John Neary, an electronic engineer, specializing in audio processing equipment for motion pictures and broadcasting.
John P. D'Arcy John Paul D'Arcy, (December 28, 1957 - July 4, 1994) was an American electrical engineer and inventor closely associated with designing commercial subwoofers and lasers for Photorefractive kerat...
John P. Hayes John Patrick Hayes is an Irish-American computer scientist and electrical engineer, the Claude E. Shannon Chair of Engineering Science at the University of Michigan.
John R. Patrick John Russell Patrick (August 5, 1945 -) is a business executive and innovative leader in the information technology industry.
John R. Pierce John Robinson Pierce (March 27, 1910 – April 2, 2002), was an American engineer and author.
John Roy Whinnery John Roy Whinnery (July 26, 1916 – February 1, 2009) was an American electrical engineer and educator who worked in the fields of microwave theory and laser experimentation.
John Stone Stone John Stone Stone (September 24, 1869 – May 20, 1943) was an American mathematician, physicist and inventor.
John Tu John Tu is a Chinese-born American entrepreneur and philanthropist.
John Vincent Lawless Hogan John Vincent Lawless Hogan (February 14, 1890 - December 29, 1960), often John V. L. Hogan, was a noted American radio pioneer.
John W. Marchetti John William Marchetti (June 6, 1908 – March 28, 2003) was a radar pioneer who had an outstanding career combining government and industrial activities.
John Wistar Simpson John Wistar Simpson (25 September 1914 – January 4, 2007) was an electrical engineer, who made significant contributions to the development of the nuclear energy.
John Wozencraft John McReynolds "Jack" Wozencraft (September 30, 1925 – August 31, 2009) was an electrical engineer and information theorist, professor emeritus at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Julius Blank Julius Blank (June 2, 1925 – September 17, 2011) was a semiconductor pioneer and a member of the so-called "traitorous eight" associated with Nobel-winning physicist William Shockley.
Julius Edgar Lilienfeld Julius Edgar Lilienfeld (April 18, 1882 – August 28, 1963) was an Austro-Hungarian physicist.
K. R. Rao K. R. Rao is a full professor of electrical engineering at the University of Texas at Arlington (UT Arlington).
Kang L. Wang Professor Kang Lung Wang received his BS degree from National Cheng Kung University and his MS and PhD degrees from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Ken Batcher Ken Batcher is an emeritus professor of Computer Science at Kent State University.
Ken Castleman Kenneth R. Castleman is the president of Advanced Digital Imaging Research (ADIR), the author of the canonical textbook Digital Image Processing ISBN 0-13-211467-4 and an authority in the fi...
Kendall McComas Kendall McComas (October 29, 1916 - October 15, 1981) was an American child actor.
Keneth Alden Simons Keneth Alden Simons (March 10, 1913 – June 11, 2004) was an American electrical engineer best known for his pioneering contributions to the technical development of cable television in the Unite...
Kenneth Bullington Kenneth Bullington was an American electrical engineer known for his studies of radio propagation.
Kenneth N. Stevens Kenneth N. Stevens (1924 - 2013) was the Clarence J. LeBel Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, and Professor of Health Sciences and Technology at the Research Laboratory of...
Kristina M. Johnson Kristina M. Johnson is an American former government official, academic, engineer, and business executive.
L. Rafael Reif Leo Rafael Reif (born August 21, 1950) is a Venezuelan-born American electrical engineer, writer and academic administrator.
Larry F. Weber Larry F. Weber, is an American electrical engineer and businessman.
Laszlo B. Kish Laszlo Bela Kish (né: László Bela Kiss) is a physicist and professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University.
Lawrence A. Hyland Lawrence A. "Pat" Hyland (August 26, 1897 - November 24, 1989) was an American electrical engineer.
Lawrence C. F. Horle Lawrence Christopher Frank Horle (May 27, 1892 - October 29, 1950) was a noted American electrical engineer.
Lawrence Rabiner Lawrence R. Rabiner (born 28 September 1943 in Brooklyn, New York) is an electrical engineer working in the fields of digital signal processing and speech processing; in particular in digital si...
Leah Jamieson Leah H. Jamieson is an American engineering educator serving at present as the John A. Edwardson Dean of Engineering and Ransburg Distinguished Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering a...
Lee Boysel Lee Boysel is an American engineer, and entrepreneur.
Lee De Forest Lee de Forest was an American inventor with over 180 patents to his credit.
Lee de Forest Lee De Forest (August 26, 1873 – June 30, 1961) was an American inventor with over 180 patents to his credit.
Lee Swindlehurst Lee Swindlehurst (born in Boulder City in 1960) is an electrical engineer who has made contributions in sensor array signal processing for radar and wireless communications, detection and estima...
Leon O. Chua Leon Ong Chua (born June 28, 1936) is an IEEE Fellow and a professor in the electrical engineering and computer sciences department at the University of California, Berkeley, which he joined in 1971.
Leon Sibul Leon H. Sibul was with Pennsylvania State University’s Applied Research Laboratory from 1964 to 2002, where he retired as a senior scientist and professor of acoustics.
Leonard F. Fuller Dr. Leonard F. Fuller (August 21, 1890 - April 23, 1987) was a noted American radio pioneer.
Leonard R. Kahn Leonard R. Kahn (June 16, 1926 – June 3, 2012) was an electrical engineer, who invented technology for AM broadcasting.
Limor Fried Limor Fried is an American electrical engineer and owner of the electronics hobbyist company Adafruit Industries.
Lloyd Espenschied Lloyd Espenschied (27 April 1889 – June 1, 1986) was an American electrical engineer who invented the modern coaxial cable with Herman Andrew Affel.
Loebe Julie Loebe Julie (b. ca. 1920) is an American engineer who has been credited with inventing the first operational amplifier circuit with differential inputs (1943), a topology which allowed much grea...
Louis A. Kaiser Louis A. Kaiser (1870—August 12, 1939) was a Captain in the United States Navy, as well as briefly in charge of the government on Guam.
Louis Nashelsky Louis Nashelsky, is a Professor of Electrical and Computer Technology at Queensborough Community College of the City University of New York (CUNY).
Louis Winslow Austin Louis Winslow Austin (October 30, 1867 – June 27, 1932) was an American physicist known for his research on long-range radio transmissions.
M. C. Frank Chang Mau-Chung Frank Chang (born February 20, 1951) is Professor of Electrical Engineering at the University of California, Los Angeles, where he conducts research and teaching on RF CMOS design, hig...
M. George Craford M. George Craford is an American electrical engineer known for his work in Light Emitting Diodes (LEDs).
Madman Muntz Earl William "Madman" Muntz (January 3, 1914 – June 21, 1987) was an American businessman and engineer who sold and promoted cars and consumer electronics in the United States from the 1930s unt...
Marcian Hoff Marcian Edward "Ted" Hoff, Jr. (born October 28, 1937 in Rochester, New York), is one of the inventors of the microprocessor.
Marcos Avellan Marcos Avellan is an American grappler and professional mixed martial artist who has fought for International Sport Combat Federation and Absolute Fighting Championships.
Martin Walt Martin Walt is a professor of electrical engineering at Stanford University, U.S.
Maurice W. Long Maurice W. Long (born April 20, 1925) is an American electrical engineer, radar engineer, and physicist.
Max Mathews Max Vernon Mathews (born November 13, 1926, Columbus, Nebraska, USA – April 21, 2011, San Francisco, CA, USA) was a pioneer in the world of computer music.
Melville Eastham Melville Eastham (June 26, 1885 – May 6, 1964) was a noted American radio pioneer and business executive.
Merritt Cooke Jr. Merritt Todd Cooke, Jr. (October 24, 1884 – June 7, 1967) was an American football player, coach, engineer, and banker.
Merritt Cooke, Jr. Merritt Todd Cooke, Jr. (October 24, 1884 – June 7, 1967) was an American football player, coach, engineer, and banker.
Michael M. Sears Michael M. Sears (born July 16, 1947) is a former Boeing executive.
Michael W. Foley Michael W. Foley (born March 2, 1964) is an American electrical engineer, wireless expert and executive director of the Bluetooth Special Interest Group, a consortium of over 12,000 companies wh...
Michel G. Malti Michel George Malti (November 7, 1895 - May 1978) was an American electrical engineer, known for his work in circuit analysis.
Mihajlo Pupin Mihajlo Idvorski Pupin, Ph.D, LL.D. (4 October 1858 – 12 March 1935; Serbian Cyrillic: Михајло Идворски Пупин), also known as Michael I. Pupin, was a Serbian physicist and physical chemist.
Milton Feng Milton Feng co-created the first transistor laser, working with Nick Holonyak in 2004.
Milton Rubin Milton D. Rubin (1914–1996) was an American systems engineer and inventor, who was president of the Society for General Systems Research in 1968.
Mohammad Qayoumi Mohammad Humayon Qayoumi is an engineer and professor who was appointed president of San Jose State University on March 23, 2011. He has served since 2006 as the fourth president of California State University, East Bay.
Mohammad Shahidehpour Dr. Mohammad Shahidehpour is a Carl Bodine Distinguished Professor and Chairman in the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department at Illinois Institute of Technology.
Moshe Kam Moshe Kam (born October 3, 1955 in Tel Aviv, Israel) is an Israeli American engineering educator presently serving as the Robert G. Quinn Professor and Department Head of Electrical and Comput...
Mung Chiang Mung Chiang (born 1977) is an American engineering researcher, educator, and entrepreneur.
Murray Joslin William Murray Joslin (November 21, 1901 – July 1981) was an electrical engineer who made major contributions to nuclear power.
N. Ahmed Nasir Ahmed (born 1940 in Bangalore, India) is a Professor Emeritus of Electrical and Computer and Engineering at University of New Mexico (UNM).
Naomi Halas Naomi Halas is the Stanley C. Moore professor in Electrical and Computer Engineering and professor in Chemistry at Rice University. Her current work focuses on nanoshells which her nanophotonics group is developing at Rice University.
Nathan Cohn Nathan Cohn (Hartford, CT, 2 January 1907 – 16 November 1989) was an American electrical engineer, who was best known for his contributions to the control of interconnected electric power systems.
Nathaniel S. Keith Nathaniel Shepard Keith (July 14, 1838 – January 27, 1925) was an American manufacturer, chemist, inventor, writer, and electrical engineer.
Nikola Tesla Nikola Tesla (10 July 1856 – 7 January 1943) was a Serbian American inventor, electrical engineer, mechanical engineer, physicist, and futurist best known for his contributions to the desig...
Nirmal Bose Nirmal Bose (died November 23, 2009) was a professor in the Pennsylvania State University Electrical Engineering Department, from 1986 until his death.
Norman Abramson Norman Manuel Abramson (April 1, 1932) is an American engineer and computer scientist, most known for developing the ALOHAnet system for wireless computer communication.
Oliver B. Shallenberger Oliver Blackburn Shallenberger (May 7, 1860 – January 23, 1898) was an American engineer and inventor.
Oliver Ellsworth Buckley Oliver Ellsworth Buckley was an American electrical engineer known for his contributions to the field of submarine telephony.
Oliver Parker Fritchle Oliver Parker Fritchle (September 15, 1874 – August 1951) was an American chemist, storage battery innovator, and entrepreneur with electric vehicle and wind power generation businesses du...
Orlando R. Marsh Orlando R. Marsh was an electrical engineer raised in Wilmette, Illinois.
Oscar J. Zuniga Oscar J. Zuñiga, Sr., was a registered professional engineer and land surveyor who played an important role in the construction of several residential neighborhoods in his native Laredo, Texas.
Otto Julius Zobel Otto Julius Zobel (October 20, 1887 – January 1970) was an electrical engineer who worked for the American Telephone & Telegraph Company (AT&T) in the early part of the 20th century.
Parry Moon Parry Hiram Moon (1898 - 1988) was an American electrical engineer, who with Domina Eberle Spencer co-authored eight scientific books and over 200 papers on subjects including electromagnetic fi...
Paul E. Gray Paul Edward Gray (born February 7, 1932) was the 14th president of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Paul E. Watson Paul E. Watson (died 1943) was a pioneer researcher in the development of radar.
Paul Edward Gray Paul Edward Gray (born February 7, 1932) was the 14th president of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Paul Green (engineer) Paul Eliot Green, Jr. is an American electrical engineer who researched spread spectrum and radar technology.
Paul Haughey Paul C. Haughey (born January 16, 1954 in Toledo, Ohio, United States) is a novelist, patent attorney and partner with the law firm Townsend and Townsend and Crew LLP. He was an electrical engin...
Paul K. Weimer Dr. Paul K. Weimer (November 5, 1914 - January 6, 2005) was a noted contributor to the development of television and the thin-film transistor (TFT).
Paul Neill Paul Neill (September 6, 1882 – October 1968) was an American electrical engineer at Bell Labs in the 1940s.
Paul Prucnal Paul R. Prucnal is a Professor of Electrical Engineering at Princeton University.
Paul Tseng Paul Tseng was a Taiwanese-born American and Canadian applied mathematician and a professor at the Department of Mathematics at the University of Washington, in Seattle, Washington.
Paul Wilbur Klipsch Paul Wilbur Klipsch (March 9, 1904 – May 5, 2002) was an American engineer and high fidelity audio pioneer, known for developing a high-efficiency folded horn loudspeaker.
Peter Cooper Hewitt Peter Cooper Hewitt (May 5, 1861 – August 25, 1921) was an American electrical engineer and inventor, who invented the first mercury-vapor lamp in 1901.
Peter Hofstee Harm Peter Hofstee was born in the Netherlands and received his Doctorandus in theoretical physics from the University of Groningen, The Netherlands, in 1988.
Peter Mauzey Peter Mauzey is an electrical engineer associated with the development of electronic music in the 1950s and 1960s at the Columbia-Princeton Electronic Music Center.
Phil Lapsley Phil Lapsley is an electrical engineer, hacker, author and entrepreneur.
Philip Thomas Porter Philip Thomas Porter (March 18, 1930 - March 30, 2011) was an electrical engineer and one of the guiding pioneers of the invention and development of early cellular telephone networks.
Philip Torchio Philip Torchio (August 2, 1868 in Vercana, Como, Italy - January 14, 1942 in Bronxville, New York) was an Italian electrical engineer known for his work at the Edison Electric Company and his ma...
Ping King Tien Dr. Ping King Tien, is an electrical engineer and scientist, noted for his contributions to microwave amplifiers and integrated optical circuits.
Pravin Varaiya Pravin Varaiya is Nortel Networks Distinguished Professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering at the University of California, Berkeley.
R. B. Owens R. B. Owens is an American Electrical Engineer.
R. M. Foster Ronald Martin Foster (3 October 1896 – 2 February 1998), was a Bell Labs mathematician whose work was of significance regarding electronic filters for use on telephone lines.
Ralph D. Mershon Ralph Davenport Mershon was an electrical engineer and inventor.
Ray Stata Ray Stata is a cofounder and Chairman of the Board of Analog Devices, Inc.
Raymond W. Ketchledge Raymond Waibel Ketchledge (December 8, 1919 - October 23, 1987) was an American engineer, known for his contributions to the first computerized telephone switching control systems.
Richard Baraniuk Richard G. Baraniuk is the Victor E. Cameron Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Rice University.
Richard Battin Richard "Dick" Horace Battin (March 3, 1925 – February 8, 2014) was an American engineer, applied mathematician and educator who led the design of the Apollo guidance computer during the Apollo ...
Richard H. Frenkiel Richard H. Frenkiel is a Jewish U.S. engineer, known for development of cellular telephone networks.
Richard H. Ranger Richard Howland Ranger (13 June 1889 – 10 January 1962) was an American electrical engineer, music engineer and inventor.
Richard Moore (engineer) Richard Moore was an American engineer, Professor Emeritus for Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the University of Kansas and founder of the Radar Systems and Remote Sensing Laborat...
Richard R. Hough Richard Ralston Hough (1917 in Trenton, New Jersey – July 9, 1992 in Concord, New Hampshire) was a Bell Labs engineer and AT&T executive.
Richard Swanson Dr. Richard Swanson is the retired founder of the SunPower Corporation, a solar photovoltaic cell manufacturer.
Richard W. Tsien Richard Winyu Tsien (born 3 March 1945), is a Chinese-born American neurobiologist and engineer.
Robert A. Henle Robert A. Henle was an electrical engineer, who contributed to semiconductor technology.
Robert A. Metzger Robert A. Metzger (born 1956) is an electrical engineer and science fiction author.
Robert A. Scholtz Robert Arno Scholtz is a distinguished professor of Electrical engineering at University of Southern California, known for ultra-wideband and spread spectrum communications.
Robert B. Dome Robert B. Dome (October 12, 1905 - January 18, 1996) was an American electrical engineer credited with inventing frequency interlace color television modulation, which was compatible with existi...
Robert Bowie Owens Robert "Bobby" Bowie Owens (October 29, 1870 – 1940) was a U.S. electrical engineer.
Robert Calderbank Arthur Robert Calderbank (born 1954) is a professor of Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, and Mathematics and director of the Information Initiative at Duke.
Robert G. Gallager Robert Gray Gallager (born May 29, 1931) is an American electrical engineer known for his work on information theory and communications networks.
Robert H. Dennard Robert Dennard (born September 5, 1932) is an American electrical engineer and inventor.
Robert Helliwell Robert A. Helliwell (September 2, 1920 – May 3, 2011) was an electrical engineer and professor at Stanford University.
Robert J. Parks Robert J. "Bob" Parks (1922–2011) was a US aerospace engineer and manager who worked for 40 years at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL), Pasadena, California, USA. His work as JPL's plane...
Robert Metcalfe Robert Melancton "Bob" Metcalfe (born April 7, 1946) is an electrical engineer from the United States who co-invented Ethernet, founded 3Com and formulated Metcalfe's Law.
Robert Price (engineer) Robert Price was an American electrical engineer, known best for his research in spread spectrum and radar technology.
Robert S. Sargent Robert S. Sargent (1912–2006) was an electrical engineer, Defense Department defensive weapons specialist, and published poet who lived most of his adult life in Washington, DC.
Robert Spinrad Robert J. Spinrad was an American computer designer, who was on the staff of Brookhaven National Laboratory and who created many of the key technologies used in modern personal computers while d...
Robert W. Brodersen Robert W. Brodersen is a notable professor of electrical engineering, now emeritus, and a founder of the Berkeley Wireless Research Center at the University of California, Berkeley.
Robert W. Newcomb Robert W. Newcomb a professor of electrical engineering at the University of Maryland, College Park.
Robert Wood (roboticist) Robert J. Wood is a roboticist and a professor of electrical engineering and of the Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering at Harvard University, and is the director of the Harvard...
Roger Thomas Howe Roger Thomas Howe is a Professor of Electrical Engineering at Stanford University.
Ron Reedy Ronald "Ron" Reedy, Ph.D. is an American businessman, scientist and researcher.
Ronald W. Schafer Ronald W. Schafer is an electrical engineer notable for his contributions to digital signal processing.
Rudolf E. Kálmán Rudolf (Rudy) Emil Kálmán (in Hungarian Kálmán Rudolf Emil; born May 19, 1930) is a Hungarian-born American electrical engineer, mathematician, and inventor, who was educated in the United...
Rudolf Kompfner Rudolf Kompfner (May 16, 1909 – December 3, 1977) was an Austrian-born engineer and physicist, best known as the inventor of the traveling-wave tube (TWT).
Rui de Figueiredo Rui Jose Pacheco de Figueiredo is an electrical engineer, mathematician, computer scientist, and a professor of electrical engineering, computer engineering, and applied mathematics at the Unive...
Russel D. Dupuis Russell Dean Dupuis (born in 1947) is the Steve W. Chaddick Endowed Chair in Electro-Optics in the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Georgia Tech.
Ruzena Bajcsy Ružena Bajcsy (born 1933 in Czechoslovakia) is an American computer scientist who specializes in robotics.
Samuel H. Caldwell Samuel Hawks Caldwell was an American electrical engineer, known for his contributions to the early computers.
Scott Hudson Raymond Scott Hudson is a professor of electrical engineering and computer science at Washington State University.
Seymour Cray Seymour Roger Cray (September 28, 1925 – October 5, 1996) was an American electrical engineer and supercomputer architect who designed a series of computers that were the fastest in the world fo...
Shu-Park Chan Shu-Park Chan (1929–February 22, 2013) was a Chinese-born electrical engineer who served for many years as a professor at Santa Clara University and went on to found International Technological ...
Sidney Darlington Sidney Darlington (July 18, 1906 – October 31, 1997) was an electrical engineer and inventor of a transistor configuration in 1953, the Darlington pair.
Siegfried Hansen Siegfried Hansen (March 29, 1912-June 28, 2002) was an American electrical engineer and inventor notable for his development of the early Mark I space suit., a role that earned him appellations ...
Simon Ramo Simon "Si" Ramo (born May 7, 1913) is an American physicist, engineer, and business leader.
Simon Sze Dr. Simon Min Sze is an electrical engineer researcher.
Stanford Caldwell Hooper Stanford Caldwell Hooper (August 16, 1884 - April 6, 1955) was a Rear Admiral of the United States Navy, and a noted radio pioneer who has been called "the Father of Naval Radio".
Stav Prodromou Stavro Evangelo "Stav" Prodromou (Σταύρο Εύαγγελο Προδρομου) (born May 30, 1944) is a Greek American businessman, and the founder and former chief executive officer of Poqet Computer Corporation.
Stephen L. Fowler Stephen L. Fowler, (b. 31 July 1948) is an American inventor and electrical engineer, who is active in the fields of electrical engineering, electrostatics, and electrical forensic investigations.
Stephen O. Rice Stephen "Steve" Oswald Rice (November 29, 1907 – November 18, 1986) was a pioneer in the related fields of information theory, communications theory, and telecommunications.
Stephen P. Morse Stephen Paul Morse (born 1940 in Brooklyn, NY) is the architect of the Intel 8086 chip.
Stephen Pohlig Stephen Pohlig is an electrical engineer currently working at MIT Lincoln Laboratory.
Stephen Trimberger Stephen “Steve” Trimberger (born 1955) is an American computer scientist, electrical engineer and philanthropist.
Stephen Yurkovich Stephen Yurkovich is a Fellow of the IEEE, and holds the Louis Beecherl Jr. Distinguished Chair in Engineering at the University of Texas at Dallas, where he is also Program Head of Systems Engi...
Suhas Patil Suhas S. Patil, (born 1944) is an entrepreneur and venture capitalist.
Sung Mo Kang Sung-Mo “Steve” Kang is an electrical engineering scientist, professor, author, inventor and entrepreneur.
Sung-Mo Kang Sung-Mo “Steve” Kang is an electrical engineering scientist, professor, author, inventor, entrepreneur and fourteenth president of KAIST. Kang was appointed as the second chancellor of the Unive...
Susan Hackwood Susan Hackwood is the executive director of the California Council on Science and Technology (CCST).
Ted Dabney Ted Dabney is the often uncredited co-founder of Syzygy and Atari.
Thiago David Olson Thiago David Olson (born 1989) is an electrical engineer who became known as a teenager for his research in Nuclear Fusion and Neutron Sciences.
Thomas B. Sheridan Thomas B. Sheridan (born 23 December 1929, Cincinnati, OH) is American professor of mechanical engineering and Applied Psychology Emeritus at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Thomas Edison Thomas Alva Edison (February 11, 1847 – October 18, 1931) was an American inventor and businessman.
Thomas Harmon Jordan Thomas Harmon Jordan (born May 8, 1964), of Dallas, Texas is the inventor of the Digital Control System for electrical generator sets.
Thomas W. Parks Thomas W. Parks is an American electrical engineer and Professor Emeritus of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Cornell University.
Vannevar Bush Vannevar Bush was an American engineer, inventor and science administrator, whose most important contribution was as head of the U.S. Office of Scientific Research and Development during World War II, through which almost all wartime military R&D was carried out, including initiation and early...
Vasant K. Prabhu Dr. Vasant K. Prabhu is a professor in the Electrical Engineering department at University of Texas at Arlington.
Victor Grinich Victor Henry Grinich was a pioneer in the semiconductor industry and a member of the "traitorous eight" that founded Silicon Valley.
Victor H. Rumsey Dr. Victor H. Rumsey (November 22, 1919) is an electrical engineer, best known for his studies of frequency-independent antennas.
Victor Poor Victor "Vic" Poor (July 12, 1933 – August 17, 2012) was an engineer whose designs of hardware and software led to many innovations.
Vladimir K. Zworykin Vladimir Kosmich Zworykin (Влади́мир Козьми́ч Зворы́кин - Vladimir Koz'mich Zvorykin) (July 29, 1982) was a Russian-American inventor, engineer, and pioneer of television technology.
Vladimir Karapetoff Vladimir Karapetoff (January 8, 1876 Saint Petersburg, Russian Empire – January 11, 1948) was a Russian-American electrical engineer, inventor, professor, and author.
Wally Rippel Wally E. Rippel is a long-time developer and advocate of battery electric vehicles.
Walter R. Evans Walter Richard Evans (January 15, 1920 - July 10, 1999) was a noted American control theorist and the inventor of the root locus method in 1948.
Walter Ransom Gail Baker Walter Ransom Gail Baker (November 30, 1892 – October 30, 1960) was an American electrical engineer.
Walter Rotman Walter Rotman (August 24, 1922 - May 19, 2007) was a Jewish American scientist known for his work in radar and antenna design.
Wilfred Corrigan Wilfred J. Corrigan is a British engineer and entrepreneur, known for founding and running LSI Logic Corp. He was the chairman and chief executive of LSI for over two decades until 2005, during ...
William Alden Edson William Alden Edson was a scientist and engineer specializing in vacuum tube oscillators, radar, antennas and microwave technologies. His work spans universities, research institutions and commercial ventures.
William B. Bridges William B. Bridges is the Carl F Braun Professor of Engineering, Emeritus, and Professor of Electrical Engineering and Applied Physics in the Engineering and Applied Science division at the Cali...
William B. Kouwenhoven William Bennett Kouwenhoven (13 January 1886 – 10 November 1975), was an electrical engineer who developed closed-chest cardiac massage, part of CPR and also invented the first cardiac def...
William E. Sawyer William Edward Sawyer (1850-May 15, 1883) was an American inventor whose contribution was primarily in the field of electric engineering and electric lighting.
William H. Doherty William H. Doherty (August 21, 1907 – February 15, 2000) was an American electrical engineer noted for his invention of the Doherty amplifier.
William H. G. Bullard William Hannum Grubb Bullard (6 December 1866 – 24 November 1927) was an admiral of the United States Navy, whose service included duty during the Spanish-American War and World War I. Af...
William Henry Merrill William Henry Merrill (December 29, 1868 – September 17, 1923) was an American electrical engineer who founded Underwriters Laboratories in 1894.
William Le Roy Emmet William Le Roy Emmet (July 10, 1858 - September 26, 1941) was an electrical engineer who made major contributions to alternating current power systems including the design of large rotary converters.
William N. Carrico, Jr. William "Bill" N. Carrico, Jr. is a computer scientist and has founded several technology companies in the Silicon Valley area.
William Robinson (inventor) William Robinson (1840–1921) was an American inventor, electrical engineer, mechanical engineer and businessman.
William S. Murray William S. Murray (August 4, 1873-January 9, 1942) was an American engineer.
William Stanley, Jr. William Stanley, Jr. (November 28, 1858–May 14, 1916) was an American physicist born in Brooklyn, New York.
William Symes Andrews William Symes Andrews (1847 – July 1, 1929) was an Edison Pioneer, electrical engineer, and one of the first employees of the General Electric Company.
William V. B. Van Dyck William Van Bergen Van Dyck (September 8, 1875 – March 13, 1981) was an American football player and coach, electrical engineer, and businessman.
Willis Harman Willis Harman (August 16, 1918 – January 30, 1997) was an American engineer, social scientist, academic, futurist, writer, and visionary.
Wilmer L. Barrow Wilmer Lanier Barrow was an American electrical engineer, inventor, teacher, industrial manager, and a counselor to government agencies.
Yale Patt Yale Nance Patt is an American professor of electrical and computer engineering at The University of Texas at Austin.
Yuk-Wing Lee Yuk-Wing Lee was a Professor of Electrical Engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.