Edit J. Bourgeois, Ph.D.

Edit Bourgeois

Professor of Electrical Engineering
Huntington Ingalls, Inc., Endowed Professor of Engineering
Associate Dean of Engineering


Office: EN 910B and EN 846
Phone: 504-280-5616

Dr. Bourgeois' Website


Complete Curriculum Vitae (pdf)

Education: Ph.D., EE, Tulane University, 1991
M.S. EE, Tulane U., 1987 (Communications and Signal Processing)
B.Sc. EE, Universidad autonoma de Centro America, San Jose, Costa Rica, 1986

Research Interests

  • Digital communications
  • Error correction coding
  • Medical diagnosis
  • Sonar signal analysis
  • Neural networks

Current Research

  • High-dimensional trellis coded modulation
  • Neural network decoders for convolutional and trellis codes
  • Underwater communications
  • Ocean floor sediment classification

Courses Taught

  • Introductions to Communications (ENEE 3535)
  • Communications Laboratory (ENEE 3574)
  • Cont. and Discrete Signal and System Analysis (ENEE 3530)
  • Probabilistic Methods for Signal and System Analysis (ENEE 3572)
  • Electronics Labs (ENEE 3516 and 4517)
  • Circuits lab (ENEE 2510)
  • Neural networks (ENEE 6583)
  • Error control coding (ENEE 6097)
  • Digital logic design (ENEE 2582)
  • Digital logic lab (ENEE 2586)
  • Multiple independent studies