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Center for Advanced Vehicle Technologies, Electrical and Computer Engineering

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  • Ph.D., Electrical and Computer Engineering, Clarkson University, 2002
  • Ph.D., Signal Processing, Tongji University, Shanghai, China, 1999


Dr. Fei Hu researches security, signals and sensors, or 3S.

  • Security: This is about how to overcome different cyber attacks in a complex wireless or wired network. Recently Hu has focused on cyber-physical system security and medical security issues.
  • Signals: This mainly refers to intelligent signal processing, that is, using machine learning algorithms to process sensing signals in a smart way in order to extract patterns, i.e., pattern recognition.
  • Sensors: This includes micro-sensor design and wireless sensor networking issues.

He has published over 200 journal/conference papers and books. His research has been supported by the National Science Foundation, Cisco, Sprint and other sources.

Honors and Awards

  • 2020 President’s Faculty Research Award