Nelson, Dalton S., Ph.D.
Electrical & Computer Engineering
1150 10th Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35294-4461
ACADEMIC BACKGROUND Ph.D. (Electrical and Computer Engineering), University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH), 2007.
MS (Electrical and Computer Engineering),University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB), 1996.
BS (Electrical and Computer Engineering), University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB), 1988. TEACHING EE 210 – Digital Logic
EE 233 – Engineering Programming Methods
EE 254 – Applied Numerical Methods
EE 314 – Electrical Circuits
EE 318 – Signals and Systems
EE 333 – Engineering Programming using Objects
EE 337 – Introduction to Microprocessors
EE 426 – Control Systems
EE 432/532 – Introduction to Computer Networking
EE 497 – Team Design Project RESEARCH My most recent research activities have been focused on the development of system-architecture, algorithms, and computer coding for the simulation of intelligent control of respiratory therapy, using a mechanical ventilator that supports the breathing of critical care patients in a clinical setting. RECENT PUBLICATIONS (2008-2011): Invited book chapter for The Industrial Electronics Handbook, 2nd Edition, Co-Edited by J. David Irwin and Bogdan M. Wilamowski. Chapter entitled Laplace Transforms, Dalton S. Nelson (2010) SERVICE Professional Service: Member, Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE)
Member, Control Systems Society of the IEEE
Manuscript Reviewer, IEEE Transactions on Education
Eta Kappa Nu (Electrical Engineering Honorary) Community Service: Habitat for Humanity, Home Building Project in Center Point, Alabama