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The Schools of Nursing and Pharmacy operate on both the Oxford and Jackson campuses. The Schools of Dentistry, Health Related Professionals and Medicine, and the Health Sciences Graduate School, are based in Jackson only. (Additional healthcare programs are available through the School of Applied Sciences on the Oxford campus.) Other than these exceptions, the schools above are on the Oxford campus.

Faculty Profile

LEI CAO

ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING
ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR OF ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING
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314 ANDERSON
UNIVERSITY, MS 38677
(662) 915-5389
Joined UM: 08/18/2002

Areas of Expertise

  • CHANNEL ERROR CONTROL CODING AND DECODING
  • DIGITAL SIGNAL PROCESSING
  • IMAGE CODING AND TRANSMISSION
  • WIRELESS COMMUNICATIONS

Brief Bio

Dr. Cao is an associate professor of Electrical Engineering at the University of Mississippi. He has more than 10 years experience in academic research and teaching at Universities. He had also worked with Symbol Technologies, Inc. (NY) and Mitsubishi Electric Research Laboratories (NJ) as an intern and research associate. His research interests include image processing (with focus of image compression and transmission) and digital signal processing for wireless communications (with focus of adaptive filter design, error control coding, turbo decoding, OFDM and MIMO systems). Dr. Cao has more than 100 technical publications in the related areas. He is a senior member of IEEE and a member of Sigma Xi. He serves on the editorial board of Journal of Multimedia and has served as a technical committee member and session chair for some international conferences. He is a reviewer for numerous IEEE journals and conferences and was a panelist for NSF proposal review.

Degrees

BS
ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING
HEFEI UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY/ANHUI, CHINA (1990)
MS
COMPUTER SCIENCE
UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY/BEIJI,CHINA (1993)
PHD
ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING
UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI/COLUMBIA/COLUMBIA, MISSOURI (2002)

Committee Memberships

University Standing Committee