Professor Emeritus
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering




                

   

Thomas Jannett large


 
             E-mail: tjannett@uab.edu



           Fax: (205) 975-3337

    

           Office: BEC 259F


             1150 10th Avenue         South

             Birmingham, AL 35294

               

Ph.D., Electrical Engineering, Auburn University, 1986 


Dr. Jannett joined the faculty of the UAB Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering in 1984. His publications include more than 100 journal papers, conference papers, book chapters, and abstracts. Under his direction, numerous graduate projects, 14 theses, and 5 doctoral dissertations have been completed. He served the department as accreditation coordinator and graduate program director. He served as Chair of the Faculty of the University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1999-2000. He retired in 2013 and was appointed Professor Emeritus



Research Interests     

Sensor networks, sensor identification, simulation, biomedical control systems, biomedical instrumentation


Recent Publications 
  • C. P. Cannon, J. Dingemanse, C. H. Kleinbloesem, T. C. Jannett, K. Curry, C. P. Valcke, An automated heparin delivery system to control activated partial thromboplastin time: Evaluation in normal volunteers. Circulation 99: 751-756, 1999.
  • P. Joshi and T. C. Jannett, Simulation of localized performance-guided reconfiguration of distributed sensor networks, Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Information Technology (ITNG'07), 2007. Pages: 883-884.
  • A. Anthony and T. C. Jannett, Measuring machine intelligence of an agent-based distributed sensor network system. In Advances and Innovations in Systems, Computing Sciences and Software Engineering, editor: K. Elleithy. Springer. 2007. Pages: 531-535.
  • A. Anthony and T. C. Jannett, Stacking functional agents in sensor network systems, Proceedings of IEEE Southeastcon 2007, 2007. Pages: 621-626.
  • Z. Luo and T. C. Jannett, Optimal threshold for locating targets within a surveillance region using a binary sensor network, In Technological Developments in Networking, Education and Automation, editor: K. Elleithy, et al. Springer. 2010. pp. 381-386.
  • Z. Luo and T. C. Jannett, Modeling sensor position uncertainty for robust target localization in wireless sensor networks, in Proc. of the 2012 IEEE Radio and Wireless Symposium (RWS), 2012, pp. 239-242

Professional Activities     


Manuscript reviewer for IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, IEEE Control Systems Magazine, IEEE Control Systems Technology, IEEE Transactions on Education, IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging, Biomedical Instrumentation and Technology, Control and Intelligent Systems, Mathematical Biosciences, Kidney International, IEEE Sensors Journal, IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics, Journal of Aerospace Computing, Information, and Communication, IEEE Conference on Control Applications, American Control Conference, ASEE Annual Conference, Frontiers in Education Conference, IEEE Conference on Decision and Control (CDC), Sensors

Teaching


  • EE 210 –Digital Logic
  • EE 318 – Signals and Systems
  • EE 423/523 – Digital Signal Processing
  • EE 427/527 – Industrial Control
  • EE 601 – Graduate Seminar
  • EE 641 – Modern Control Theory
  • EE 642– Intelligent Control
C. P. Cannon, J. Dingemanse, C. H. Kleinbloesem, T. C. Jannett, K. Curry, C. P. Valcke, An automated heparin delivery system to control activated partial thromboplastin time: Evaluation in normal volunteers. Circulation  99: 751-756, 1999