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Biographies & Interviews

  • Featured and interviewed in the University of Bridgeport of Engineering Newsletter, University of Bridgeport Knightlines, University of Bridgeport Faculty Council Research Newsletter and the University of Bridgeport Breakthroughs (2005 - Present).
  • Featured and interviewed in Hartford Courant, "Swarm Robots", November 2013.
  • Featured and interviewed in EmerginEdTech Magazine, "Terminal degree staffing pays off at one blended learning university", Octobar 2013.
  • Featured and interviewed in i-studentglobal, "How can engineering improve people's lives?", September 2013.
  • Featured and interviewed in Prism American Society for Engineering Education Journal, "Delivering Diversity", September 2013.
  • Featured and interviewed in the Connecticut Business News Journal, "University of Bridgeport Researcher brings Emphasis on STEM", January 2013.
  • Interviewed in the Connecticut Business News Journal in an article on launching the University of Bridgeport research publication, December 5th, 2012.
  • Interviewed in News Times, August 7, 2012 Area Companies Hire Abroad for Some Jobs.
  • Interviewed in the Connecticut Post Newspaper, August 5, 2012 Looking Abroad to Fill Job Positions.
  • Interviewed in Polymers Asia, July, 2012 Robots in Pits
  • Interviewed in the Connecticut Post Newspaper, July 22, 2012 Region Relies Heavily on Visas¯.
  • Interviewed in the Connecticut Post Newspaper, June 1, 2012 Platform to Grow Businesses.
  • Interviewed in the Connecticut Post Newspaper, February 26, 2012 Giving Refunds New Meaning.
  • Interviewed in the Connecticut Post Newspaper, April 5, 2011 Data Breach Hits State.
  • Interviewed in the Connecticut Post Newspaper, November 14, 2010 Numerous Resources Exist to Help Job Seekers.
  • Interviewed in the Connecticut Business News Journal, September 5, 2010", Leveraging Technology Transfer.
  • Interviewed in the Connecticut Post Newspaper, August 9, 2010 Engineering Jobs Outlook in the New Economy.
  • Featured and interviewed in INDIA New England Newspaper, "University of Bridgeport Engineering Students Win Engineering Competition", May 2010.
  • Interviewed in the Connecticut Post Newspaper, July 11, 2010 UB students reach for the moon.
  • Interviewed in the Connecticut Business News Journal, May 10, 2010 UB to host Tech Incubator ¯.
  • Interviewed in the Connecticut Post Newspaper, April 28, 2010 UB, state   team up to create high-tech jobs incubator.
  • Interviewed by El Saa'a Satellite Channel on February 27, 2010 for a feature on the role of education in the lives of immigrants.
  • Featured in the Connecticut Post Newspaper Editorial, February 10, 2010.
  • Interviewed for Connecticut Post Newspaper, February 7, 2010 - UB Gets Crack at Flying Soda Can - UB helps Army create flying soda can.
  • Interviewed for Connecticut Post Newspaper, December 6, 2009 Engineers can design their own career paths.
  • Interviewed for Connecticut Post Newspaper, November 19, 2009 HealthNet takes months to report ID breach.
  • Interviewed for Connecticut Post Newspaper, August 1, 2009 "Cars Cash Hits Snag".
  • Interviewed and featured in the IEEE Control Systems Magazine, August 2009.
  • Interviewed by Indian Country Today, March 13, 2009  Article on the Northeast American Society of Engineering Education Conference held at UB.
  • Interviewed for Connecticut Post Newspaper, January 15, 2009 - Nearly 600 Metro North Pass Holders Overcharged.
  • Featured in Al-Rai Jordanian Newspaper in an article about Global Academic Cooperation, November 2008.
  • Featured in Al-Ghad Jordanian Newspaper in an article about International Student Exchange Programs, November 25th, 2008.
  • Interviewed for Fairfield County Business Journal, May 5, 2008 featured in article on Engineering Education ¯.
  • Interviewed for Connecticut Post Newspaper, March 19, 2008, UB Discussion Is Not, Well, It Is Actually Rocket Science.
  • Interviewed for Connecticut Post Newspaper , March 7, 2008 -LEGO to Hand Out $5000 Awards to Creative Youngsters
  • Interviewed for Connecticut Post Newspaper , December 13, 2007 UB to Offer Many Engineering Scholarships.
  • Interviewed for Connecticut Post Newspaper, December 4, 2007 Scholarships Offered to Future Engineers CPEP Scholarships $2.4 million
  • Interviewed and featured in article, Connecticut Post Newspaper , November 22, 2007 Engineering School Booming
  • Interviewed for Connecticut Post Newspaper, October 9, 2007 - Local Inventor Reaches Milestone
  • Interviewed for Connecticut Business News Journal, June 25, 2007, article on UB.
  • Interviewed for CT Post article, April 1, 2007, article on Women in Engineering.
  • Interviewed for CT Post article, January 13, 2007 -  Engineer Assistance Available State Grants Will Help Pay Off Student Loans.
  • Interviewed for CT Post article January 7, 2007 Education and Enrichment Guide, 4 Students Blazing Trails in Inaugural Class of UB Unique Engineering PhD program
  • Interviewed on WEBE 108, FM Radio, Westport, CT, September 25, 2006, regarding the University of Bridgeport and Graduate Interdisciplinary Programs.
  • Interviewed for CT Post article, September 6, 2006 -  Working from Home Works Well- Telecommuting
  • Interviewed for CT Post article, August 29, 2006 - Green Energy May Bring Rewards. ¯
  • Interviewed for CT Post article, March 16, 2006 - Foreign Students Fade Before Tough VISA Rules
  • Interviewed for CT Post article, April 22, 2005 State Five Seats in Congress Safe  Census Study ID Concerns
  • Interviewed for CT Post article, December 18, 2004 Schools try to hike enrollment- Visibility may lure engineers
  • Interviewed for CT Post article, August 17, 2004 Engineering Expert: Sikorsky Aircraft Moves Sparks Concern ¯.
  • Interviewed in The Fairfield County Business Journal June 28, 2004, article on Masters Degrees at UB via the internet.
  • Interviewed and featured in The Connecticut Post newspaper March 21, 2004, article on Confronting a Global Economy.
  •  Interviewed and featured in The Connecticut Post newspaper March 1, 2004, article on UB Masters Degrees through the Internet.
  • Featured in The Connecticut Post newspaper in an article about the University of Bridgeport robotics programs (the UB Simulator and the robotic musicians), September 5th, 2002.
  • Research profiled in: "Visualizing the uncertainty of sensor-collected data. (Test & Measurements.)" Advanced Manufacturing Technology, April 15, 2002, v23 i4, p8(1).
  • Interviewed by Electronic Engineering Times, for an article about the impact of the 9/11/2001 terror attacks on Engineering Education, Research and Development in the U.S., January 2002.
  • Interviewed by El-Gomhorria, An Egyptian Newspaper for a biographical article and another article about the International Conference on Industrial Electronics, Automation and Technology, IETA 2001, December 2001.
  • Interviewed by Al-Ahram, the Egyptian National Newspaper for an article about the International Conference on Industrial Electronics, Automation and Technology, IETA 2001, and about the RISC lab. research in Web-based Automation and Manufacturing, December 2001.
  • Interviewed by Nile-T.V., the Egyptian National Satellite T.V. Station for a feature about the International Conference on Industrial Electronics, Automation and Technology, IETA 2001, and about the RISC lab research in Web-based Automation and Manufacturing, December 2001.
  • Research profiled in: "Overcoming a reverse engineering hurdle: Sensor error." Advanced Manufacturing Technology, May 7, 2001, v22 i5, p13(1).
  • Featured in Advanced Manufacturing Technology Alert, a monthly industry newsletter, in an article about precision reverse engineering; describing the developed tolerancing techniques for reverse engineering applications, May 20th, 2001.
  • Featured in The Connecticut Post newspaper in an article about the University of Bridgeport, School of Engineering recent dramatic growth, December 10th, 2000.
  • Featured in The Connecticut Post newspaper in an article about the University of Bridgeport Y2K Project and the Stamford Weekend Program, August 2nd, 1998.
  • Featured in The Connecticut Post newspaper in an article on the Robotics, Intelligent Sensing and Control (RISC), Laboratory Projects, including: the tire-changing robot, the internet-controlled robot (ROBI), the generic simulator/controller/monitor package, live software-based real-time video delivery over the internet, reverse engineering and tolerancing projects, June 6th, 1997.
  • Profiled in Academy Update, the Newsletter of the New York Academy of Science, September 1996.
  • Profiled in The Bent, the Quarterly Magazine of Tau Beta Pi, the Engineering Honor Society, Fall 1996.
  • Profiled in the North America BEST Database of University Resources.
  • Profiled in the Universities Faculty Researchers Database.
  • Featured in the University of Utah Science Newsletter, March 1994 (URK Project).
  • Featured in the Deseret News intermountain west newspaper in an article about URK and UPE, August 22nd, 1994.
  • Interviewed by Al-Ahram, the Egyptian National Newspaper for a biographical article and story, 1994.
  • Featured in Marquis Who is Who in the East 27th edition, 1998-1999, by invitation.
  • Featured in Marquis Who is Who in the West 25th silver anniversary edition, 1995-1996, by invitation.
  • Featured in Marquis Who is Who in the West 26th edition, 1996-1997, by invitation.
  • Featured in Who is Who in the World 14th edition, 1997, by invitation.
  • Featured in Who is Who in the World 15th edition, 1998, by invitation.
  • Featured in Who is Who in the World 16th edition, 1999, by invitation.
  • Featured in Who is Who in the World 17th edition, 2000, by invitation.
  • Featured in Who is Who in the World Millennium edition, by invitation.
  • Featured in Who is Who in the World 18th edition, 2001, by invitation.
  • Featured in Who is Who in the World 19th edition, 2002, by invitation.
  • Featured in Who Who in the World, 24th edition, November 2006, by invitation
  • Featured in Who is Who in the Media and Communications 1st edition, 1998, by invitation.
  • Featured in Who is Who in Science and Engineering 4th edition, 1998, by invitation.
  • Featured in Who is Who in Science and Engineering 5th edition, 1999, by invitation.
  • Featured in Who is Who in Science and Engineering 6th edition, 2000, by invitation.
  • Featured in Who is Who in Science and Engineering 7th edition, 2003-2004, by invitation.
  • Featured in Who Who in Science and Engineering, 9th edition, 2006-2007, by invitation
  • Featured in Who Who in Science and Engineering, 10th edition, 2007, by invitation
  • Featured in Who Who in Science and Engineering, 11th edition, 2008-2009, by invitation
  • Featured in Who is Who in America 52nd edition, 1998, by invitation.
  • Featured in Who is Who in America 53rd (100 years anniversary) edition, 1999, by invitation.
  • Featured in Who is Who in America 54th edition (Millennium Edition), 2000, by invitation.
  • Featured in Who is Who in America 55th edition, 2000, by invitation.
  • Featured in Who is Who in America 56th edition, 2001, by invitation.
  • Featured in Who is Who in America 57th edition, 2002, by invitation.
  • Featured in Who is Who in America 58th edition, 2003, by invitation.
  • Featured in Who Who in America, 2005, by invitation
  • Featured in Who Who in America, Diamond Edition, 2006, by invitation
  • Featured in Who Who in America, 2007 edition, October 2006, by invitation
  • Featured in Who Who in America, 61st edition, 2007, by invitation
  • Featured in Who Who in America, 2008, by invitation.
  • Featured in WhoWho in America, 2014, by invitation.
  • Featured in Who is Who in American Education 6th edition, 2003, by invitation.
  • Featured in Who is Who in Finance and Industry 34th edition, 2004, by invitation.
  • Featured in StrathmoreWho is Who, 1998-1999 edition, by invitation.
  • Featured in Lexington  Who, 1999-2000 (Millennium) edition, by invitation.
  • Featured in Who Among America's Teachers 7th edition, 2002, by invitation.
  • Featured in Who Among America Teachers, 2004 -2005, by invitation
  • Featured in America Registry of Outstanding Professionals, 2001-2002 edition, by invitation.
  • Featured in America Registry of Outstanding Professionals, 2002-2003 edition, by invitation.
  • Featured in International Who is Who of Professionals, 1997 edition, by invitation.
  • Featured in International Who is Who of Information Technology, 1998 edition, by invitation.
  • Featured in  Who in American Education, 7th edition, 2005, by invitation.
  • Featured in Who in Engineering Academia, 2005-2006, by invitation.
  • Featured in Who Among American Teachers, 10th edition, 2005  2006, by invitation.
  • Featured in Who Who in American Education, 2007-2008 edition, by invitation.
  • Featured in Cambridge Who Who Among Executives and Professionals, Honors Edition, 2007  2008, by invitation.
  • Featured in Who Who in Collegiate Faculty, 2010-2011 edition, by invitation.
  • Featured in International Who Who of Professionals, 2009 edition, by invitation.