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James W Scrofani

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

Phone: (540) 316-0126
  • PhD - Naval Postgraduate School 2005
    Major: Electrical Engineering
    Dissertation Title: Theory of multirate signal processing with application to signal and image reconstruction
  • MS - Naval Postgraduate School 1997
    Major: Electrical Engineering
    Dissertation Title: An adaptive method for the enhanced fusion of low-light visible and uncooled thermal infrared imagery
  • MS - Brenau University 1994
    Major: Business Administration
  • BS - University of Florida 1987
    Major: Chemical Engineering
Other Experience
  • Captain, U.S. Navy
  • Technical Director, Advanced Systems and Technologies (AS&T) Directorate at the NRO
Research Interests
Multirate Signal Processing
Multisensor Data Fusion
Remote Sensing
Teaching Interests
Digital Signal Processing
Image Processing
Multisensor Data Fusion
Remote Sensing


  • 2018 - Richard W. Hamming Faculty Award For Interdisciplinary Achievement, NPS Foundation
  • 2016 - Best Paper Award, Hawai'i International Conference on System Sciences
  • 2012 - Special Act Award, NPS
  • 2011 - Defense Superior Service Medal
  • 2011 - Superior Service Medal, NRO
  • 1997 - Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Award

Boards, Memberships, & Certifications

Professional Memberships
  • 2012 Senior Member, IEEE
  • 1996 IEEE Signal Processing Society
  • 1987 Tau Beta Pi
Licensures and Certifications
  • 2001 - 2019 Professional Engineer License, Department of Professional and Occupational Regulations, Commonwealth of Virginia