Palma Catravas

Palma Catravascatravas

Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering
catravap@union.edu
(518) 388-6306
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Website: Phasor Lab

 

Education: Ph.D. (1998) and S.M. (1994), Electrical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology; B.S. (1991), Electrical Engineering, University of Maryland at College Park; B.M. (1991) in Music (Piano performance), University of Maryland at College Park.

Teaching Interests: Acoustics, Circuits, Systems and Signals, Discrete Systems, Nanoscale Microscopy, Optics and Optoelectronics, ECE Practicum

Research Interests: Characterization of musical instruments and related signal processing, visualization techniques (from music visualization to nanoscale microscopy), Art-science

Work Experience: Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Lawrence Post-doctoral Fellow, 1998 -2000, Scientist, 2000-02)

Personal Interests: Habitat for Humanity, Masters swimming, Henry and Farad