Faculty & Staff

 

Department of Engineering

101 Johnson EPS Building

Martin, TN 38238

Ph:

(731) 881-7571

Chair: Edward Wheeler

Em:

ewheeler@utm.edu


Faculty & Staff

 

Somsak Sukittanon, Ph.D.

 

Professor

Department of Engineering
124E Joseph E. Johnson EPS Building
Phone: 731-881-7381 Fax: 731-881-7383

ssukitta@utm.edu

Education

  • Ph.D.     Electrical Engineering, University of Washington, 2004
  • M.S.     Electrical Engineering, University of Washington, 1999
  • B.S.     Telecommunication Engineering, King Mongkut's Institute of Technology, 1994

Awards

  • Cunningham Scholar award, UTM - 2014
  • Featured faculty award, UTM - 2014
  • Stanley Jones Endowed Professorship, UTM - 2010, 2011
  • Smith Endowed Professorship, UTM - 2012
  • Outstanding teaching award, U. of Washington - 2005

Professional Appointment


  • Assistant/Associate/Professor

  • R&D engineer

  • Principle Engineer

  • Lecturer, Teaching and Research Assistant

  • System engineer

  • Department of Engineering,

    University of Tennessee at Martin, August 2007- present

    Shotspotter Inc., Santa Clara CA, 2006

    Virtual DSP, Bothell WA, 2004-2006

    University of Washington, Seattle WA, 1999-2005

    UCOM, Bangkok, Thailand, 1994-1996

     

     

     

    Public Service and Other Relevant Activities

    • Faculty Senate
    • University scholar mentor, UTM
    • Award committee, UTM engineering
    • Curriculum committee, UTM engineering
    • Reviewer, Journal of the Acoustical Society of America (JASA)
    • Reviewer, IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing
    • Reviewer, IEEE Transactions on Speech and Audio Processing
    • Reviewer, International Association of Science and Technology for Development
    • Reviewer, International Symposium on Circuits and Systems

    Publications

    • J.B. Wright and S. Sukittanon, "User-Driven Mobile Authoring System", Proceedings of the IEEE southeast conference, 2014.
    • B. Gilbert, J.B. Wright, and S. Sukittanon, "Mobile Authoring and Sharing System for Creating Learning Materials", Proceedings of the IEEE southeast conference, 2013.
    • J.B. Wright and S. Sukittanon, "Integer-Based Wavetable Synthesis for Low-Computational Embedded Systems", Proceedings of the IEEE southeast conference, 2013.
    • N. Dickey, D. Banks, and S. Sukittanon, "Home Automation using Cloud Network and Mobile Devices", Proceedings of the IEEE southeast conference, 2012.
    • J. Potts and S. Sukittanon, "Exploiting Bluetooth on Android Mobile Devices for Home Security Application", Proceedings of the IEEE southeast conference, 2012.
    • S. Sukittanon and J. Potts, "Mobile Digital Filter Design Toolbox", Proceedings of the IEEE southeast conference, 2012.
    • J. Potts, N. Moore, and S. Sukittanon, "Developing Mobile Learning Applications for Electrical Engineering Courses", Proceedings of the IEEE southeast conference, page 293-296, 2011.
    • L. Herrera, B. Mink, and S. Sukittanon, "Integrated Personal Mobile Devices to Wireless Weather Sensing Network", Proceedings of the IEEE southeast conference, page 5-8, 2010.
    • M. Kimbrough, R. Chrysler, and S. Sukittanon, "Increase Student Project Outcome in Embedded System Course through Design Competition", accepted for Proceedings of the American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference & Exposition, 2010.
    • J. McCullough, S. Sukittanon, and R. Helgeson, "Incorporating Assistive Technology into Senior Design Projects", accepted for Proceedings of ASEE, 2010.
    • M. Kimbrough, J. Fulwood, and S. Sukittanon, "Dynamic Laser MIDI Controller," accepted for IASTED, International Conference of Signal and Image Processing, 2009.
    • L. Atlas, S. Sukittanon, S. Schimmel, "Modulation frequency analysis and modification of signals", accepted for ICASSP Tutorial 2008.
    • C.W. Huang, S. Sukittanon, J. Ritcey, A. Chindapol, and J.N. Hwang, "An embedded packet train and adaptive FEC scheme for VoIP over wired/wireless IP networks," Proc. of ICASSP,vol 5, 2006.
    • S. Sukittanon, L. Atlas, and S. Dame, "Enhanced modulation spectrum using space-time averaging for in-building acoustic signature identification," Proc. of ICASSP, vol 3, 2006.
    • S. Sukittanon, L. Atlas, J. Pitton, and K. Filali, "Improved modulation spectrum through multi-scale modulation frequency decomposition," Proc. of ICASSP, IV_517- IV_520, 2005.
    • S. Sukittanon and S. Dame, " Embedded statemachine design for PSoCTM using C programming," Cypress Semiconductor Application Notes AN2329 (part 1), AN2332 (part 2), and AN2333 (part 3), 2005 (available at www.cypress.com).
    • S. Sukittanon and S. Dame, " FIR filtering design for PSoCTM with application to fast hilbert transform," Cypress Semiconductor Application Notes AN2328, 2005.
    • S. Sukittanon and S. Dame, " 3-channel filterbank in PSoCTM," Cypress Semiconductor Application Notes AN2315, 2005.
    • S. Sukittanon and S. Dame, "nth order digital IIR filtering graphical design tool for PSoCTM," Cypress Semiconductor Application Notes AN2312, 2005.
    • S. Sukittanon, L. Atlas, and J. Pitton, "Modulation scale analysis for content identification," IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing, vol. 52, pp. 3023-3035, 2004.
    • S. Sukittanon, A. Surendran, J. Platt, and C. Burges, "Convolutional networks for speech detection," Proc. of ICSLP, II_1077-II_1080, 2004.
    • Surendran, S. Sukittanon, and J. Platt, "Logistic discriminative speech detectors using posterior SNR," Proc. of ICASSP, V_625-V_628, 2004.
    • S. Sukittanon and L. Atlas, "Channel compensation of modulation spectral features," Proc. of ISCAS, 540-543, 2003.
    • S. Sukittanon, L. Atlas, J. Pitton, and J. McLaughlin, "Nonstationary signal classification using joint frequency analysis," Proc. of ICASSP, VI_453-VI_456, 2003.
    • S. Sukittanon, "Fixed-point DSP programming using the ADSP-2100," UW-EE technical report UWEETR-2003-0026, 2003 (available at www.ee.washington.edu/techsite/papers).
    • S. Sukittanon and L. Atlas, "Modulation frequency features for audio fingerprinting," Proc. of ICASSP, 1173-1176, 2002.
    • M. Ostendorf, L. Atlas, R. Fish, O. Cetin, S. Sukittanon, and G. Bernard, "Joint use of dynamical classifiers and ambiguity plane features," Proc. of ICASSP, 3589-3592, 2001.

    Patent

    • “Automatic identification of sound recordings,” patent number 7,328,153 B5.
    • “Systems and methods that detect a desired signal via a linear discriminative classifier that utilizes an estimated posterior signal-to-noise ratio (SNR),” patent number 7,660,713.

    Courses

    • ENGR 231 Digital Logic
    • ENGR 233 Electrical Laboratory I
    • ENGR 316 Signals and Systems
    • ENGR 361 Digital Signal Processing
    • ENGR 460 Microprocessors
    • ENGR 461 Communication Systems
    • ENGR 490 C/C++ and iOS Programming

    Senior Design Projects (since 2007)

    • 2007 IEEE Robot Competition
    • 2008 IEEE Robot Competition
    • Assistive Technology 1: Head Tracking Computer
    • Assistive Technology 2: Motorized Prone Stander
    • Digital Audio Mixes
    • Advanced Ultrasonic Rangefinder
    • Wireless Weather Station on iPhone
    • Multitouch Display Controller
    • Exercise Machine Design
    • Android Mobile Interface for Home Security System
    • Mobile Lock Box
    • Mobile Learning Application for Beam Bending
    • Home Automation using X10 Network
    • Interactive Mobile Content Display
    • Mobile Authoring and Sharing System for Creating Dynamic Learning Applications
    • Automatic Music Composer
    • Gesture Painting using KINECT
    • Wireless Nutritional Scale with Mobile Display
    • MoonWatt: home automation using Raspberry Pi
    • Automatic Dependent Surveillance Broadcast Modification to UAV
    • Virtual Building Walkthrough with Oculus Rift

    Capstone Design Projects (since 2007)

    • Xylomatic
    • Lighting Orb
    • Wireless Weather Station
    • Frozen Towers
    • Mancala iphone app
    • Woodchopping iphone app
    • Atmoizer iphone app
    • Speech Enhancement on iphone app
    • Digital Sound Effects on iphone app
    • Looping Music Synthesizer
    • Speech recognition using KINECT
    • 5-card Poker Mobile Game
    • Voice Activated Living
    • Magnet Controlled Drum Beat Sound Generator
    • Laser Harp Music Synthesizer
    • Invisible Drum Set
    • Bluetooth Chatroom
    • Laser Piano
    • Water Printer
    • Chesster: Chess Training System
    • Robot Fighters
    • Heartbeat Monitor
    • Duck Killer
    • Mind over Matter
    • Cloudkey
    • Hourglass
    • Diet Fridge
    • Pro Range
    • SuperMIDI
    • Mad Car
    • MazeBot
    • Duck Slayer
    • Dragon Guitar
    • The Galaxy
    • Digiball
    • NeuroArm
    • Messymaze
    • Wheel Motion
    • Tamagochi
    • Nintendo Sudoku
    • Handheld Blackjack
    • iRobot Detonator
    • EKG Monitor
    • Persistence of Vision
    • Wheel of Fortune
    • 3-D Tic Tac Toe
    • Guitar Tuner
    • Movie Special Effects

    iOS apps

    • Digital Logic Assistant
    • DSP Filter Design
    • DSP Assistant
    • Stopwatch Extreme
    • Opamp Calculator Tool
    • Voice Changer Addict
    • Prime Number Billions
    • Dice Rolling Extreme
    • Guessing Words Addict
    • Engineering Economics Tutor
    • Strength of Materials: Point Load
    • Strength of Materials: Uniform Load
    • Fundamental Engineering Tutor

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    Department of Engineering

    101 Johnson EPS Building

    Martin, TN 38238

    Ph:

    (731) 881-7571

    Chair: Edward Wheeler

    Em:

    ewheeler@utm.edu