|Research work in the area of nanostructure based devices design, fabrication and characterization. The work at BU focuses on optical design and characterization of the devices.
|Theoretical investigation on communication systems using mathematical analysis, with the focus on optical communications.
|Implementation of communication systems using software defined electronic components, including FPGAs.
|Current research projects being carried out involve the development of new image processing algorithms including real-time implementations and machine learning techniques. The researches target multiple areas such as medical field, cosmetic industry, meat and agriculture industries among other.
|The research in optoelectronics mainly focuses on optical design and characterization of optical systems. Different systems have been developed such as: integrated optical sensors, wide field of view optical receiver for OWC systems and fiber based optical devices.
|The research work in BU-CROCCCS in the field of sensors/sensors networks varies from developing sensors utilizing different technologies at the physical layer to the system level of a network of sensors. For example, the wireless sensor networks research group at BU-CROCCS conducts research on a variety of systems, networking and data management issues in data-centric sensor networks.
|Our researchers who work in this field mainly attempt to apply estimation techniques such as Kalman filter, extended Kalman filter, Particle filter, Unscented Kalman filter to determine a certain set of properties/quantities of a system based on noise corrupted measurements obtained from sensors. Applications include parameter estimation in communication/radar/navigation systems, image processing, and sensor/information fusion.