Public Page - Andreas Pedross-Engel

Member Bio:


Andreas Pedross-Engel received the Dipl.-Ing. degree in electrical engineering and the Ph.D. degree in information and communications engineering from Graz University of Technology, Graz, Austria, in 2009 and 2014, respectively.  From 2008 to 2009 he was with Infineon Technologies Austria AG, were he held the position of a Concept Engineer with focus on signal processing for low-power receiver designs. In 2009 to 2010 he was employed at TeleConsult Austria GmbH as a Research and Development Engineer with the focus on signal processing for global navigation satellite systems (GNSS). From June 2010 to July 2014 he was with the Signal Processing and Speech Communication Laboratory at Graz University of Technology, working as Research Associate toward his Ph.D. degree focusing on nonlinear and mixed-signal processing, design, and modeling of noncoherent ultra-wideband (UWB) receivers. Since November 2014 he is with the Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering at University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA, working as postdoctoral Research Associate in the area of microwave and mmWave imaging systems. He is also a co-founder of the mmWave imaging firm ThruWave, Inc.

Awards and Honors

  • “15 Most Highly Cited Articles since 2016”, Journal of the Optical Society of America A, March 2018.
  • IEEE Senior Member, IEEE, August 2017.
  • CoMotion Commercialization Fellows Award, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA, May 2017.
  • Best Poster Award, Joint Center for Aerospace Technology Innovation (JCATI) 2017 Symposium, April 2017.
  • Best Student Contribution Award, IEEE Forum on Signal Processing for Radio Frequency Systems 2013, June 2013.