Dr. Rajendra Kumar
Dr. Rajendra Kumar is Professor of Electrical Engineering at California State University, Long Beach. He is also consulting at The Aerospace Corporation as Senior Engineering Specialist. He has published more than 100 papers on communication systems including satellite and wireless communication, GPS, adaptive signal processing, and adaptive control. He has received nine patents in the area of communication and GPS systems and has several patents pending. He has about 30 years of experience in these areas. He is the recipient of twelve NASA Tech. Brief and Patent Disclosure awards from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Washington D.C. He is also recipient of several Patent Disclosure and Spot Achievement Awards at the Aerospace Corporation. At CSULB he has supervised theses and projects of about 100 graduate students and senior capstone projects of about 400 senior students. He received the Best Paper award at the International Telemetering Conference and the Distinguished Faculty award at California State University, Long Beach. He is a Senior Member of IEEE and a member of AIAA and ION. He received his B.Tech. and M.Tech. in electrical engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, Ph.D. in electrical engineering from the University of Newcastle in Australia and did post doctoral research at Brown University, Rhode Island, U.S.A. His biography is listed in Who is Who in the World, Who is Who in America, Who is Who in Science and Engineering, and seven other biographical reference works.