Dr. Ganesan, is a Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Oakland University, Rochester, MI 48309, USA. He has over 25 years of teaching and research experience in Digital systems. He served as the chair of the CSE department from 1991 to 98. He is with Electrical and Computer Engineering department since 2008. He received his masters and Ph.D. from Indian Institute of Science (IISc) Bangalore, India. He worked at National Aeronautical Laboratory (NAL) India, Ruhr University Germany, Concordia University Canada, and Western Michigan University before joining Oakland University.
I am working at OU for the past 27 years. I have 40 years of work experience as Scientist (in National lab) and as faculty in Universities. Have 58 journal and 180 conference publications, 9 books as author/editor. I was the department chair of CSE department from 1991-1998.
2012 December Received "Life Time Achievement award" for illustrious career in teaching, research, and administration and contribution to the fields of engineering, conferred by ISAM, USA.
2012 April received Loyd Withrow Distinguished Speaker award from SAE –Society of Automotive engineers.
ASEE NCS Outstanding Teacher award, April 1999.
SECS OU- Naim Kheir Best Teacher award, October 1999.
Best Paper award from IEEE EIT 2001.
Best Oral presentation award from SAE 2006, 2009, 2010, 2011. Motorola Design Award-: Top ten HC12 design Competition-1998
Distinguished speaker of IEEE Computer society for 6 years and visited many countries to give speeches. It is an honor to be recognized by IEEE CS as an expert/ DVP.
Keynote speaker for many conferences. In 2012, gave Keynote speeches at South Korea, India, Spain, IEEE EIT conference.
Organized Annual Embedded System one-day workshop for the past 11 years at Oakland University with leadership with sponsorship by SECS and IEEE South East Michigan University.
Providing leadership role for MS in Embedded System program at OU for the past 14 years and graduated nearly 100 engineers. I initiated and created this MS program.
Currently guiding 8 Ph.D. students as a main advisor. Already graduated nearly 10 PhDs and many MS thesis. PhD students are at beginning to finishing stages.
Exteranl PhD/MS thesis evaluator for India, Australia, Jamaica, and Germany. Chair, IEEE South East Michigan Computer Chapter from 1996-present== 16 years. IEEE Computer Society MGAB executive board member from 2000- present. Technical committee member IEEE Region 4 for 10 years
ASEE-OU campus representative for 4 years. ASEE – NCS- executive member for many years
Organized at SAE world Congress- System Engineering session for the past 12 years. Given keynote address at SAE world congress, Systems Engineering
Session in 2011. SAE- Real Time automotive software standard committee member.
Associate Director, Center for Robotics, Unmanned and Intelligent Systems, Oakland University. Serve as volunteer/evaluator/judge for the annual Robotics IGVC competition at OU.
Visiting Professor, Vellore Engineering College and Kumaraguru Engineering College, India. Visiting Professor, Indian Institute of Astrophysics, Bangalore, India. Work involves visits during summer and taking part in developing real time data/ image Compression system. Visited and gave lectures in July 2001, July 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005 and 2006.
Member of Editorial board of Journal of Computer Science, JCS, ISSN 0973- 292-6. IJESC- International journal of embedded system and Computer Engineering. Journal: Concurrent Engineering, CE SAGE publications. International Journal of Information Technology, IJIT Bharathi Vidyapeet Inst., ISSN 0973- 5658. International Journal of Agile Manufacturing.(IJAM), Karpagam Journal of Computer Science, KJCS Karpagam Univ., India.
Editor-in Chief, International Journal of Embedded system and Computer Engineering
Editor in chief, International Journal of Sensors and Applications, South Korea.