EECE Faculty and Staff Directory

The mission of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering is to:

  • Provide educational opportunities for undergraduate and graduate students so that they have the knowledge to enter professional practice and meet or exceed the expectations of employers and to have the fundamental skills required to continually enhance their knowledge, and provide leadership in industry, government, or academia.
  • Create, advance and disseminate knowledge in the fields of electrical and computer engineering to contribute to the general welfare of the Mid-South region, the State of Tennessee and the Nation.

Our dedicated faculty and staff are driven by doing and work to uphold this mission.


Ali Dr. Hasan Ali
Associate Professor
Email: mhali@memphis.edu
Phone: 901.678.4337
Office: Engineering Science Building Room 212
Research Interests: Power Systems, Smart Grid, Renewable Energy, Energy Storage
Madhu Dr. Madhusudhanan Balasubramanian
Associate Professor 
Email: mblsbrmn@memphis.edu
Phone: 901.678.1199
Office: Engineering Science Building Room 208D
Research Interests: Physics-based modeling of ocular structures, Optical imaging, Image processing, Numerical analysis
Banerjee Dr. Bonny Banerjee
Associate Professor, Graduate Studies Coordinator
Email: bbnerjee@memphis.edu
Phone: 901.678.4498
Office: Engineering Science Building Room 208B
Research Interests: Internet of Things, Audio and Speech Analysis, Intelligent Systems
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Dr. Mohammadreza Davoodi
Assistant Professor
Email: mdavoodi@memphis.edu
Phone: 901.678.3248
Office: 204A Engineering Science

Deaton Dr. Russell Deaton
Associate Dean of Academic Affairs and Administration, Herff College of Engineering
Email: rjdeaton@memphis.edu
Phone: 901.678.3258
Office: Engineering Administration Building Room 303E
Griffin Dr. Steven T. Griffin
Adjunct Professor
Email: stgriffn@memphis.edu
Phone: 901.678.5268
Office: Engineering Science Building Room 204D
Jacobs Dr. Eddie Jacobs
Email: eljacobs@memphis.edu
Phone: 901.678.3312
Office: Engineering Technology Building Room 105
Lau Dr. Peter Lau
Associate Professor & Undergraduate Studies Coordinator
Email: peterlau@memphis.edu
Phone: 901.678.4528
Office: Engineering Science Building Room 214
Preza Dr. Chrysanthe Preza
Kanuri Professor and Department Chair
Email: cpreza@memphis.edu
Phone: 901.678.4369
Office: Engineering Science Building Room 206A
Research Interests: Computational imaging for microscopy, Optical imaging system modeling, Statistical image restoration, Estimation theory, Biomedical Systems
Robinson Dr. Aaron L. Robinson
Associate Professor
Email: alrobins@memphis.edu
Phone: 901.678.4996
Office: Engineering Technology Building Room 109
Dr. Russomanno, UofM provost and Electrical & Computer Engineering professor Dr. David J. Russommano
University of Memphis Provost and Professor
Email: drussmnn@memphis.edu 
Phone: 901.678.2119
Office: 360 Administration Building
Dr. Hossam Shalaby Dr. Hossam Shalaby
Associate Professor of Teaching
Email: hmshlaby@memphis.edu 
Phone: 901.678.3650
Office: Engineering Science Building Room 204A
Dr. Taheri Dr. S. Iman Taheri
Assistant Professor of Teaching
Email: S.Taheri@memphis.edu 
Phone: 901.678.2175
Office: Engineering Science Building Room 216
Yeasin Dr. Mohammed Yeasin
Email: myeasin@memphis.edu
Phone: 901.678.4078
Office: Engineering Science Building Room 204B
Research Interests: Computer vision, Human-computer interaction, Cognitive engineering, Assistive technology, and Bioinformatics


Chaylin Garrett
Chaylin Garrett
Administrative Associate II
Phone: 901.678.2175
Office: 206 Engineering Science