Dr. Ikhlas Abdel-Qader, P.E.
Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering


ABET/EAC Program Evaluator

Founder & Director, CEAS-WEMN Program, Funded by NSF


Founder & Director, Information Technology & Image Analysis (ITIA) Center, Funded by NSF

Founder & Director, Digital Signal Processing Laboratory, Funded by NSF


Founder & Director, Expanding Your Horizons @ WMU Engineering, Funded by the President Innovation Fund



Biographical Information (Projects and Publications)


Current and Past PhD Students



Research Interests and Expertise

         Image Processing, Pattern Recognition, and Feature Extraction

         Medical Image Analysis

         Biomedical Signal Processing

         Non-Destructive Testing and Evaluation

         Sensor Networks for Health Monitoring of Bridges

         Time-Varying Image analysis

         Real-Time Signal Processing

         Engineering Education (Retention, Mentorship, and K-12 Programs)


Contact Information


(269) 276-3146


(269) 276-3151





B-234 Parkview Campus
Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering
College of Engineering & Applied Sciences
Western Michigan University
Kalamazoo, MI 49008-5134



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