Stephen Kowel

About the Instructor

  • Dr. Stephen Kowel received his PhD in Electrical Engineering from the University of Pennsylvania. He has held faculty positions at Syracuse University, the University of California, Davis, the University of Alabama in Huntsville, and the University of Cincinnati, where he also served as Dean of the College of Engineering.  Dr. Kowel has contributed to more than 100 papers and patents in the fields of acousto-optics, electro-optics, liquid crystal adaptive lenses, and 3-D autostereoscopic displays.  He has been elected a Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) and of the Optical Society of America (OSA).