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Faculty Directory » Kevin Austin

Computer Science

Office Hours:

Semester: Fall 2019
Monday 12:00pm - 3:00pm

Office Information:

Room Number: EDG 312C
Phone: (978) 665-3471
Email: kaustin@fitchburgstate.edu

Courses Taught:

Introduction to Electronics (CSC 1600)
Digital Electronics (CSC 1650)
Assembly Language Programming (CSC 3300)
​Embedded Systems (CSC 3350)
Microprocessors (CSC 3600)
Computer Engineering (CSC 7011)

Education:

Ph.D., Worcester Polytechnic Institute
M.S., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
B.S., Polytechnic University of New York 

Research Interests:

Embedded Systems Development
Computer Applications in Biological Research
Scientific Instrumentation Development
Neuroscience
Analog Data Acquisition
Visualization and Analysis
Autonomous Robotics

Representative Publications:

Austin, K.B., P.R. Moosman, Jr, H.H. Thomas, “Eavesdropping on echolocation: Recording the bat's auditory experience.”  Proceedings of the 33rd Annual Conference of the IEEE / Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, pp.7682-7686 (2011)

Austin, K.B., P. Lustig, K. Veasna, H. Thomas, B. Crepeau, M. Tatro, P. Moosman, B. Huff, R. Farnsworth. “Capturing the Auditory Experience of Behaving Bats: A Preliminary Study.”  International Conference on Computing in Engineering and Information, pp. 123-6 (April, 2009)

Austin, K.B., J. Dunlap, M. Glover, J. McKinnon, D. Mohney, M. Taft, B. Vysocky, C. Cratsley. “The Virtual Firefly: an Interdisciplinary Undergraduate Research Project.”  Journal of Computing Sciences in Colleges, 20(5):188-199 (2005) 

Professional Affiliations:

SFN - Society for Neuroscience
IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers
ACM - Association for Computing Machinery