Kamran Kiasaleh

Professor - Electrical Engineering
 
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Professional Preparation

Ph.D. - Electrical Engineering
University of Southern California - 1986
M.S. - Electrical Engineering
University of Southern California - 1982
B.S. - Electrical Engineering
University of Southern California - 1981

Research Areas

Research Areas
Software-Define Radios
Cognitive Radios
RF and Optical Wave Interaction with Biological Systems
Free Space Optical Communication Systems
Code Division Multiple Access (CDMA)
Novel Multiple Access Schemes for Wireless Communications
Channel Estimation and Synchronization for Wireless Channels
Network Synchronization      

Publications

K. Kiasaleh, PN code aided ranging for optical satellite communication systems, IEEE Transactions on Communications, vol. 39, no. 12, pp. 1832-1844, Dec. 1991. 1991 - Publication
K. Kiasaleh and Lakshman S. Tamil, On the Statistics of mode partition noise in nearly single-mode cw lasers, Optics Communications, vol. 82, no. 1,2, pp. 41--44, April 1991. 1991 - Publication
K. Kiasaleh, Fiber optic frequency hopping multiple access communication system, IEEE Photonics Technology Letters, vol. 3, no. 2, pp. 173--176, Feb. 1991. 1991 - Publication
K. Kiasaleh, PN code acquisition for the spread-spectrum optical on-off-keying communication system, IEEE Transactions on Communications, vol. 38, no. 10. pp. 1879--1885, Oct. 1990. 1990 - Publication
K. Kiasaleh and W. C. Lindsey, Time and frequency transfer between master and slave clocks, IEEE Transactions on Communications, vol. 38, no. 10, pp. 1900--1912, Oct. 1990. 1990 - Publication

Appointments

Associate Department Head
University of Texas at Dallas [2006–Present]
Full Professor
[2003–2004]
Full Professor
University of Texas at Dallas [1999–2000]
Communications Engineer/Scientist
Jet Propulsion Laboratory [1998–1999]
Senior Communications Engineer
"Texas Instruments, Inc" [1996–1997]
Digital Signal Processing R&D Center
Associate Professor
University of Texas at Dallas [1992–1999]
Communications Engineer/Scientist
Jet Propulsion Laboratory [1992–1992]
Lecturer
University of Southern California [1987–1987]
Assistant Professor
University of Texas at Dallas [1987–1992]
Lecturer
San Francisco State University [1986–1987]

Additional Information

Awards
NASA Group Achievement Award in 1993 for contribution to the success of Galileo Optical Experiment (GOPEX) demonstration (first successful demonstration of an optical communications link between a ground-based transmitter and a deep-space vehicle) at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory.
Invited Talks

"Time transfer technique for global positioning in master-slave systems," presented at The Center for Engineering and Mathematical Sciences, The University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson, Texas, Oct. 1987.

"Galileo Optical Experiment," Laser and Electro-Optical Society (LEOS) Meeting, The University at Texas at Dallas, Richardson, TX, Jan. 13, 1993.

"On the Statistics of Signal Intensity in Free-Space Optical Communications System Impaired by Pointing Jitter and Turbulence," IEEE Microwave Theory and Techniques Society (MTTS) Chapter Meeting, Hewlette Packard, Richardson, TX , Dec. 1994.

"Spectral Efficiency: A Key Performance Measure in Wireless  Communications," IEEE/ACM Computer Society Meeting, Texas Instruments, Inc., Dallas, TX, Oct. 1996.

Kiasaleh, A Robust Multi-hop Virtual topology for WDM Communications in the Presence of Link Failures, DIMACS Workshop on Network Switching, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, July 7-9, 1997.

Kiasaleh, T-PPM: A novel modulation scheme for Optical PPM Communications Systems Impaired by Pulse width Inaccuracies, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology, Aug. 3, 1998.