Steven Knudsen, BSc (Computer Engineering), MSc (Applied Sciences in Medicine), PhD (Electrical Engineering)

ATS Full Lecturer, Faculty of Engineering - Electrical & Computer Engineering Dept

Pronouns: he, him


ATS Full Lecturer, Faculty of Engineering - Electrical & Computer Engineering Dept
5-261 Donadeo Innovation Centre For Engineering
9211 116 St
Edmonton AB
T6G 2H5


Area of Study / Keywords

Communications Engineering Computer Engineering Signal and Image Processing Mechatronics Software-defined Radio Engineering Design


A graduate of the U of A in 1984 and 1987, I am excited to be a part of the ECE Department. My goal is to give back to the place that gave so much to me, and especially to help undergraduates students. A recent focus has been on space-based technology and innovation with special emphasis on involvement with AlbertaSat(.ca).


I collaborate with colleagues on a range of projects and topics, but do not conduct independent research. My current position does not allow me to supervise graduate students or post-docs. All email applications for such positions will be ignored.


The focus of my teaching is to provide high-quality, experience-based instruction that relates theory and knowledge to industry. My career has been primarily R&D with a focus on transitioning low Technology Readiness Level technologies to market. Recent courses include ECE 492 and ENGG 160. Past courses include Networks and Systems, Adaptive Signal Processing, Wavelets and Nonlinear Signal Processing, Digital Logic Design, Introduction to Analog Communications, and Computers, Communications, and Networks.