Edward J. Coyle is the Arbutus Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Georgia Tech, where he directs the Arbutus Center for the Integration of Research and Education and is the founder of the Vertically-Integrated Projects (VIP) Program. Dr. Coyle is a Georgia Research Alliance Eminent Scholar and was a co-recipient of the National Academy of Engineering’s 2005 Bernard M. Gordon Award for Innovation in Engineering and Technology Education. He is a Fellow of the IEEE and his research interests include wireless networks, digital signal processing, and engineering education.
Joseph M. Ernst was born in Kansas City, Mo., in 1983. He received the B.S.E.E. degree from the University of Notre Dame in 2006. He is currently working toward a Ph.D. degree at Purdue University. His research interests include statistical signal processing, estimation theory, sensor networking, and embedded systems.
Amos Johnson is a graduate of Morehouse College and Georgia Institute of Technology, where he received dual degrees in general science (Morehouse) and electrical engineering (Georgia Institute of Technology). Later, he earned a M.S. degree in electrical and computer engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology, and finally a Ph.D. in electrical engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology.