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Douglas J Fouts

Chair
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Graduate School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

Phone: (831) 656-2852
Other Experience
  • 1985 Instructor, University of California at Santa Barbara Extension Service
  • 1986 - 1986 Visiting Lecturer, University of California at Santa Barbara
  • 1985 - 1990 Graduate Research Assistant, University of California at Santa Barbara
  • 1980 - 1983 Design Engineering, Burroughs Corp. (now Unisys), Mission Viejo, California
Research Interests
Mixed-Signal System-on-a-Chip Design
Digital Signal Processing Architectures for Radar Signal Processing and Electronic Warfare
Reconfigurable Computer Architecture
FPGA Design
Fault Tolerant and High Reliability Computers and Digital Systems.
Space and Nuclear Radiation Effects on Electronic Components and Systems.
Teaching Interests
VLSI Design
Advanced VLSI and Mixed-Signal IC Design
Fault Tolerant Computing
Computer Architecture
Advanced Computer Architecture, Parallel Processing, and Reconfigurable Computing
Microprocessors for Space Applications
Microprocessor Based Systems Design
Logic Design and Switching Theory
Analog and Digital Circuits

Awards

  • 2002 - Menneken Award for Excellence in Scientific Research, Naval Postgraduate School
  • 1997 - Outstanding Research Achievement award, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, U.S. Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, CA.
  • 1996 - Granted academic tenure, U.S. Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, CA
  • 1996 - Outstanding Instructional Performance award, Space Systems Academic Group, U.S. Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, CA.
  • 1993 - Outstanding Research Achievement award, Space Systems Academic Group, U.S. Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, CA.

Boards, Memberships, & Certifications

Professional Memberships
  • 1980 - 2018 Senior Member, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
  • 1968 - 2018 American Radio Relay League
Licensures and Certifications
  • 2000 - 2018 Registered Professional Engineer, State of California