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Frank E Kragh

Associate Professor
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Graduate School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

Phone: (831) 656-7502
NPS Experience
  • 2010 - current: Associate Professor
  • 2003 - 2010: Assistant Professor
  • 1994 - 2003: Research Associate
  • 1990 - 1994: Military Instructor
Other Experience
  • 2002 - 2003 Lead Communications Engineer , Chief Engineer's Office, Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command, San Diego
  • 2001 - 2002 Deputy Chief Engineer for Communications Programs for Research and Development , Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command, San Diego
  • 1999 - 2001 Senior Research Engineer, networked radio communications , Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center, San Diego
  • 1986 - 1990 Instructor and Director of Electrical Engineering Division , Nuclear Power School
Research Interests
satellite communications
software defined radio
multiple input multiple output systems
co-channel interference
source and error control coding
data mining
Teaching Interests
Digital communications
Soft Radio
Error control coding
Spread spectrum communications


  • 2018 - RADM John Jay Schieffelin Award for Excellence in Teaching, NPS
  • 2007 - Alan Berman Research Publication Award, Naval Research Laboratory

Boards, Memberships, & Certifications

Professional Memberships
  • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
  • 2006 Member, Board of Directors, Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems, and Computers