Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering    

Nathan A. Goodman










Nathan A. Goodman, Associate Professor
Office: ECE 456A
Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering
University of Arizona

Phone: (520) 621-4462
Fax: (520) 621-8076
1230 E. Speedway Blvd
Tucson, AZ 85721-0104


Nathan A. Goodman received the B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. degrees in electrical engineering from the University of Kansas in 1995, 1997, and 2002, respectively.  He is currently an Associate Professor with the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Arizona.  Within the department, Dr. Goodman directs the Laboratory for Sensor and Array Processing (LSAP). LSAP has received support from DARPA, AFOSR, ONR, MDA, AFRL, and industry.

From 1996 to 1998, Dr. Goodman was an RF Systems Engineer for Texas Instruments, Dallas, TX, and from 1998 to 2002, he was a Graduate Research Assistant in the Radar Systems and Remote Sensing Laboratory at the University of Kansas.  His research interests are in radar and array signal processing.

Dr. Goodman is a senior member of the IEEE. He has served as a reviewer for numerous journals and conferences, and currently serves as a deputy editor-in-chief for Elsevier Digital Signal Processing. He is a technical co-chair for the 2011 IEEE Radar Conference to be held in Kansas City. He was awarded the Madison A. and Lila Self Graduate Fellowship upon returning to the University of Kansas for Ph.D. studies in 1998.  He was also awarded the IEEE 2001 International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium Interactive Session Prize Paper Award, and a best paper award at the 2008 Army Science Conference.


Ph.D., Electrical Engineering
The University of Kansas, 2002
Topic: SAR and MTI Processing of Sparse Satellite Clusters

M.S., Electrical Engineering
The University of Kansas, 1997

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