Russell E. Trahan, Jr., Ph.D.

Dean Emeritus of Engineering (Retired)Russell Trahan


Office: EN 910A
Phone: 504-280-6176


Education: Ph.D. University of California (Electrical Engineering)
MS University of New Orleans (Engineering)

Research Interests

  • Control systems
  • Real time data acquisition systems
  • Signal processing

Current Research

System transfer function identification using nonlinear optimization

Courses Taught

  • Circuits 1 (ENEE 2550)
  • Classical Control (ENEE 3533)
  • Digital Control (ENEE 4533)
  • Linear Systems(ENEE 6530)
  • Adaptive Control (ENEE 6532)
  • Advanced Random Variables and Stochastic Processes (ENEE 6533)