Clark School Home UMD
ECE

ECE News Story

Professor Antonsen Appointed to ECE Professorship

Professor Antonsen Appointed to ECE Professorship

The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering congratulates Professor Thomas Antonsen  for recently being appointed the title of ECE Professorship in Electrophysics. An adhoc committee composed of Professors Isaak Mayergoyz, Ray Liu and Chis Davis unanimously selected Antonsen for the honor.

Antonsen’s research in electrophysics focuses on the theory of magnetically confined plasmas, the theory and design of free-electron lasers and other sources of coherent radiation, nonlinear dynamics and the theory of the interaction of intense laser pulses with plasmas. He has published more than 400 scientific papers in various journals as well as a book titled, “Principles of Free-electron Lasers.”

Antonsen is a professor in the ECE and Physics departments, and is part of the Institute for Research and Applied Physics (IREAP).

Related Articles:
ECE Professor Wins IEEE SPS Society Award
Two ECE Alumni Elevated to IEEE Fellow
Mayergoyz and McAvoy Publish Unique Text on Electric Power Engineering
Itzhak Tamo Accepts Assistant Professorship
Ghodssi Named UMD Distinguished Scholar-Teacher
Chellappa Elevated to AAAI Fellow
Naviasky, an ECE Student, Spoke at the 2014 Winter Commencement
Ph.D. Student Guannan Liu Develops Novel Micro-Heater
Clark School Alumnus Kub Honored for LED Material Innovation
Barg Awarded $300K NSF Grant to Research Data Storage and Recovery Methodologies

February 18, 2013


Prev   Next

Current Headlines

Center for Research in Extreme Batteries officially opens

Invention of the Year Nominee: Method for Extracting ENF Signals from Video

Sangwook Chu wins UMD GRID best poster award

Maryland hosts 2015 Chesapeake Regional FIRST Robotics competition

Maryland Robotics Center students participate in National Robotics Week kick-off

Optimal control and strong interactions imply flock cohesion

UMD to Host 2015 FIRST Robotics Regional Competition

Dachman-Soled Wins NSF Career Award

News Resources

Return to Newsroom

Search News

Archived News

Events Resources

Events Calendar

Additional Resources

UM Newsdesk

Faculty Experts