Prof. Haris Vikalo Among Promoted ECE Faculty

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

WNCG faculty member Haris Vikalo has been promoted to full professor.

Vikalo’s was one of five promotions celebrated by the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department (ECE) this week; Profs. Deji Akinwande and Ali Yilmaz were also promoted to Professor, while Prof. Mohit Tiwari made tenure as an Associate Professor, and Prof. Mark McDermott was promoted to Professor of Practice.

Vikalo joined Texas ECE in September 2007 and has been highly involved in the Decision, Information, and Communications Engineering (DICE) track as well as WNCG. He has served on the DICE Graduate Admission Committee since 2007 and is currently the Graduate Area Advisor for DICE. Vikalo has been the faculty coordinator for the annual WNCG Open House since 2014.

Vikalo’s research interests include bioinformatics, communications, machine learning, and signal processing.