Kassas Named Distinguished Lecturer of the IEEE Aerospace and Electronic Systems Society
Electrical and Computer Engineering Professor Zak Kassas was named a 2023-2024 Distinguished Lecturer of the IEEE Aerospace and Electronic Systems Society (AESS).
The honor is held by eminent experts who help lead their fields in new technical developments that shape the global community. These experts specialize in fields of interest of their society and travel to various technical and regional groups to lecture at events.
The AESS fields of interest include organization, systems engineering, design, development, integration, and operation of complex systems for space, air, ocean, or ground environments. These systems include those represented on the AESS technical panels: navigation, avionics, radar, cyber security, among other interests including information fusion.
Kassas will deliver two lectures related to his research: "No GPS, No Problem: Exploiting Signals of Opportunity for Resilient and Accurate Autonomous Navigation in GPS-Denied Environments" and "Ad Astra: Navigation with Megaconstellation LEO Satellites."