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Alexander Mamishev

Alexander Mamishev
Professor, Electrical Engineering, Adjunct Professor, Mechanical Engineering
Sensors, electric power applications, MEMS, robotics, manufacturing automation, and energy efficiency 
Room 215K
Department of Electrical Engineering
Box 352500
University of Washington
Seattle, WA 98195

Phone: (206) 221-5729
Fax: (206) 543-3842

Director of the Sensors, Energy, and Automation Laboratory (SEAL)
Director of the UW Industrial Assessment Center

Affiliations at UW:

Center for Process Analytical Chemistry
Center for Nanotechnology    

Education :

M.I.T., Electrical Eng. and Computer Science 1999, Ph.D.
Texas A&M University, 1994, M.S.E.E.
Kiev Polytechnic Institute, Electrical Eng. and Physics, 1992, B.S.

Books :

Creating Research and Scientific Documents Using Microsoft Word by Alexander Mamishev and Murray Sargent, 2013.

Мамишев А.В., Graduate Education In The United States (Russian Edition), Lulu Press, 2012.

A.V. Mamishev, Breaking Barriers: A Practical Guide To Getting Into Graduate School In The United States, Lulu Press, 2011.

A. V. Mamishev and S. D. Williams, Technical Writing for Teams: The STREAM Tools Handbook, Wiley-IEEE Press, 2010.

Мамишев А.В., Обучение и аспирантура в США, Равновесие, 2010.


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Alexander V. Mamishev received an equivalent of B.S.E.E. degree from Kiev Polytechnic Institute, Ukraine in 1992, M.S.E.E from Texas A&M University in 1994, and Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from MIT in 1999, with a minor in Technology Management from Harvard Business School and MIT Sloan School of Management. Currently he is a Professor, and a Director of Sensors, Energy, and Automation Laboratory (SEAL) in the Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Washington, Seattle . Prof. Mamishev is an author of more than 100 technical publcations. His research interests include sensor design and integration, robotics, and energy technology applications. He served as an Associate Editor for the IEEE Transactions on Dielectrics and Electrical Insulation. He is a recipient of the NSF CAREER Award, the IEEE Outstanding Branch Advisor Award, and the UW EE Outstanding Research Advisor Award.

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University faculty (1999-present):

Research Interests

Sensor design and integration, dielectrometry, electric , biomedical engineering, MEMS, and robotics. For more information, click here .

Research Projects

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Selected Publications

M. Philipose, J. R. Smith, J. Bing, A. Mamishev, S. Roy, and K. Sundara-Rajan, "Battery-Free Wireless Identification and Sensing," IEEE Pervasive Computing, vol. 4, no. 1, pp. 37-45, 2005.

"Overhead Line Conductors," by invitation, section in the Wiley Encyclopedia of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, vol. 15, pp. 463-474, John Wiley and Sons, 1999.

A.V. Mamishev, B.C. Lesieutre, and M. Zahn, "Optimization of Multi-Wavelength Interdigital Dielectrometry Instrumentation and Algorithms," IEEE Transactions on Dielectrics and Electrical Insulation , vol. 5, no. 3, June 1998, pp. 408-420.

K. Sundara-Rajan, L. Byrd, and A. V. Mamishev, "Moisture Measurement in Paper Pulp Using Fringing Field Dielectrometry," IEEE Sensors Journal, vol. 4, no. 3, 2004, pp. 378-383.

Recent Papers

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Book Chapters

A.V. Mamishev, "Overhead Line Conductors," section in the Wiley Encyclopedia of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, vol. 15, pp. 463-474, John Wiley and Sons, 1999.

K. Sundara-Rajan, A. V. Mamishev, and M. Zahn, "Fringing Electric and Magnetic Field Sensors,"Encyclopedia of Sensors, American Scientific Publishers.

Active Grants

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Recent Graduate Students

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