Clark School Home UMD
ECE

ECE News Story

Alumnus Korman Chair of ECE Department at GWU

Alumnus Korman Chair of ECE Department at GWU

Dr. Can E. Korman
Dr. Can E. Korman

ECE alumnus Dr. Can E. Korman was promoted to Department Chair of the Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) Department at the George Washington University (GWU) in Washington, DC.

Korman, a former advisee of ECE Professor Isaak Mayergoyz, earned all three of his advanced degrees — a B.S. in 1985, his M.S. in 1987, and his Ph.D. in 1990 — at the University of Maryland.

Korman joined the ECE department at GWU in 1991 as an assistant professor. He has worked in the areas of Systems, Science, Networks and Control, and his research interests include microelectronics, VLSI, magnetics, numerical modeling, and digital signal processing. Korman was the recipient of the Eta Kappa Nu Association's Teacher of the Year Award for the academic year 1993-94 and the Engineer's Council Faculty of the Year Award for the academic year 1994-95. In 1997, he was promoted to Associate Professor. He was named ECE Department Chair at GWU for the 2005-2006 academic year.

March 22, 2006


Prev   Next

Current Headlines

Prof. Joseph JaJa Named Interim Chair of ECE Department

Prof. Sang Bok Lee appointed director of Maryland NanoCenter

ECE Inducts Three New Distinguished Alumni

RC65 Honors Chellappa’s 65th Birthday and his Academic Contributions to Computer Vision Research

Ephremides leads new NSF Age of Information project

Barg is principal investigator for new NSF information recovery award

Simon, Abshire, Elhilali give invited talks

Study validates face recognition experts, but shows humans perform best with an AI partner

News Resources

Return to Newsroom

Search News

Archived News

Events Resources

Events Calendar

Additional Resources

UM Newsdesk

Faculty Experts