fredric j. harris, PhD, is a professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at University of California San Diego. He teaches in areas related to Digital Signal Processing and Communication Systems. His courses include Multirate Signal Processing, Modem Design, Fast Algorithms, Fast Fourier Transforms, Adaptive Algorithms, Source Coding, and Error Correcting Codes.
He has extensive practical experience applying his skills to satellite and cable TV communication systems, wireline and wireless modems, underwater acoustics, advanced radar and high-performance laboratory instrumentation. He holds many patents on digital receiver and DSP technology and lectures widely on DSP applications. He consults for organizations requiring high performance DSP systems.