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
SECSDean@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
SECSDean@oakland.edu

Darrin M. Hanna, Ph.D.

Darrin M. Hanna, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Electrical and Computer Engineering Department
436 EC; (248) 370-2170; Fax: (248) 370-4633
dmhanna@oakland.edu
cse.secs.oakland.edu/hanna


Education

Oakland University, Rochester, MI
2003
Doctor of Philosophy in Systems Engineering
Dissertation: A Novel Method for Generating Microprocessor-less Systems with Applications in Bioengineering

Oakland University, Rochester, MI
2000
Master of Science in Computer Science and Engineering
Thesis: Hardware/Software Codesign using Field Programmable Gate Arrays and Reconfigurable Controllers
G.P.A.: 4.0

Oakland University, Rochester, MI
1999
Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering Engineering Major G.P.A.: 4.0
Cumulative G.P.A.: 3.97

Bachelor of Science in Mathematics
Major G.P.A.: 3.97

Teaching

  • Embedded Systems
  • Computer Problem Solving
  • Digital Logic and Microprocessors
  • Information Networks

Research

  • Embedded Systems
  • Computer Problem Solving
  • Digital Logic and Microprocessors
  • Information Networks

Selected Publications

1. “Flexible Embedded System Design using Flowpaths,” International Con-
ference on Engineering Reconfigurable Systems and Algorithms, 2011

2. “Generating Hardware from Java Using Self-Propagating Flowpaths,”
International Conference on Engineering Reconfigurable Systems and Algo-
rithms, 2011.

3. “FPGA-based Hybrid Systems in Forth: a Forth Core and Reconfigurable
Hardware from Forth,” International Conference on Embedded Systems and
Applications, 2010.

4. “Implementing Error Detection and Error Correction with Explicit Area
Constraints,” International Conference on Engineering of Reconfigurable
Systems and Algorithms, 2010.

5. “3D Virtual Videos of Brain Chemistry Using Spatiotemporal Neural
Networks,” Journal of Pattern Recognition, 2010.