Jeffrey Hieb is currently an Assistant Professor in the Department of Engineering Fundamentals at the University of Louisville. His research interests include the use of technology in engineering education, secure operating systems, and cyber-security for industrial control systems.
Shamus McNamara received B.S. and M.S. degrees in electrical engineering at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in 1994 and 1996, respectively, and his Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering at the University of Wisconsin, Madison, in 2002. He did his postdoctoral work at the University of Michigan, and is a Co-founder of a startup company. He is currently an Associate Professor at the University of Louisville in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, where he is also the Associate Director of the Micro-Nano Technology Center. McNamara holds five patents, has been PI or Co-PI on 15 research grants, and has published more than 35 journal and conference publications. He is currently researching various MEMS devices, including x-ray sensors, inertial sensors, microfluidic devices, gas pumps, thermoelectric devices, and biomedical devices.