School of Engineering and Computer Science

Engineering Center, Room 301
115 Library Drive
Rochester, MI 48309-4479
(location map)
Dean's Office: (248) 370-2217
Academic Advising: (248) 370-2201
secsadvising@oakland.edu

School of Engineering and Computer Science

Engineering Center, Room 301
115 Library Drive
Rochester, MI 48309-4479
(location map)
Dean's Office: (248) 370-2217
Academic Advising: (248) 370-2201
secsadvising@oakland.edu

Brian Dean, Ph.D.

Headshot of Brian K. Dean

Associate Professor
Electrical and Computer Engineering Department
(248) 370-2822
bkdean@oakland.edu

Ph.D., University of Wyoming


Teaching

  • Instrumentation and Measurement
  • Bioinstrumentation and Signal Processing
  • Electronics

Research

  • Sensors
  • Signal Conditioning and Signal Processing
  • Biomimicry
  • Electric Motors
  • Embedded Systems

Selected Publications

  1. Dean, B.K.; Wright, C.H.G.; Barrett, S.F., "Biomimetic Signal Conditioning and Light Adaptation for Compound Vision Sensors," in Sensors Journal, IEEE , vol.15, no.1, pp.269-278, Jan. 2015.

  2. Agrawal, S., Dean, B.K., Carpenter, K., Grimm W., and Motzny M. “Removal of Signal Artifacts from Biomimetic Vision Sensor Based on the Common Housefly,” Medical Measurements and Applications (MeMeA), Rochester, MN, May 2017 – Accepted.

  3. Llamocca, D.; Dean, B.K., “A Scalable Pipelined Architecture for Biomimetic Vision Sensors,” International Conference on Field-programmable Logic and Applications (FPL), 2015, pp. 1-6, Sept. 2015.

  4. K. Dean, C. H. G. Wright, and S. F. Barrett, “Preliminary Tests of a possible Outdoor Light Adaptation Solution of a Fly Inspired Visual Sensor: A Biomimetic Solution,” ISA Biomedical Sciences Instrumentation, vol. 47, pp. 147–152, Apr. 2011.

  5. K. Dean, C. H. G. Wright, and S. F. Barrett, “Advances in Sensor Adaptation to Changes in Ambient Light: A Bio-inspired solution,” ISA Biomedical Sciences Instrumentation, vol. 46, pp. 20–25, Apr. 2010.

  6. K. Dean, C. H. G. Wright, and S. F. Barrett, “The Design of an Analog Module for Sensor Adaptation to Changes in Ambient Light,” ISA Biomedical Sciences Instrumentation, vol. 45, pp. 185–190, Apr. 2009.