Amir Shirkhodaie, Ph.D., P.E.

Professor | Director of Center of Excellence for Battlefield Sensor Fusion


ffice:   ET 138-E
Phone: (615) 963-5396
Fax:      (615) 963-5496

Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering
University of Cincinnati, 1989  

M.S. Mechanical Engineering
Oklahoma State University, 1985

B.S. Mechanical Engineering
Oklahoma State University, 1982 


Research Interests

• Multi-Source Multi-Modality Sensor Data Fusion 
• Machinery Diagnostics and Prognostics 
• Manufacturing Visual Inspection and Quality Control 
• Industrial Robotics and Mechatronics 
• All-Terrain Robotic System Design and Prototyping 
• Autonomous Cooperative Tactical Robotics 
• Intelligent Flexible Manufacturing Systems 
• Multi-Modality Signal and Image Processing 
• Physics-based Multi-Modality Sensor Modeling and Simulation 
• Deep Machine Learning and Soft Computing Techniques 
• Full Motion Video Processing and Annotation 
• Large-Scale Virtual Environment Modeling and Simulation 
• Multi-Agent Multi-Sensor Virtual Environment Modeling and Simulation 
• Information Visual Analytics and Decision Support Systems 
• Man-Machine Interfacing and Entertainment Robotics 
• Computational Intelligence and Perceptual Cognitive Systems 
• Engineering Software Design and Development

Teaching  Activities

Courses in manufacturing, robotics, computer aided design, machine design, etc.