Principal Investigator

David Akopian, Ph.D
Professor, SCNS Lab Founder
Fellow, National Academy of Inventors

One UTSA Circle, San Antonio, Texas 78249-0669

Phone:   (+1 210) 458 7718 
Fax:       (+1 210) 458 5947


Background Highlights

  • Professor at the University of Texas at San Antonio since 2003
  • Fellow, National Academy of Inventors
  • Senior Researcher and Specialist, Nokia Corporation,1999-2003
  • Author and co-author of over 100 publications
  • Authored 30 patents
  • Updated CV


 • Dr. Akopian is the Director of the SCNS Lab at UTSA
  Focuses on Positioning and Navigation Algorithms; Digital      Signal and Image Processing, Wireless Communications

Areas of Teaching Interest

 • Communication Systems, Spread Spectrum                            Communications, Positioning Systems, Healthcare                Communication, more...
Areas of Research Interest
 Fast Algorithms, Positioning and Navigation Algorithms,        GPS, Galileo, Kalman filtering, CDMA acquisition                techniques, Digital Signal and Image Processing, Signal        Processing for Communications, dedicated hardware            oriented algorithms, parallel calculations and                        architectures, Transforms, Discrete Fourier                        Transform, Filterbanks, Wavelet theory, more...