BLISS Lab

BLISS Lab

People

Director

Prof. Daniel W. Bliss
Professor
Director of BLISS Lab
Director of WISCA

Research and Project Staff

Brittany McCall
Project Manager, M.S. – Arizona State University

Dr. Sean Bryan
Associate Research Scientist,
Ph.D. – Case Western Reserve University

Dr. Alex Chiriyath
Postdoctoral Fellow,
Ph.D. – Arizona State University

Dr. Arindam Dutta
Postdoctoral Fellow,
Ph.D. – Arizona State University

Dr. Yu Rong
Postdoctoral Fellow,
Ph.D. – Arizona State University

Dr. Andrew Herschfelt
Research Scientist,
Ph.D. – Arizona State University
Dr. Owen Ma
Postdoctoral Fellow,
Ph.D. – Arizona State University
Dr. Hanguang Yu
Postdoctoral Fellow,
Ph.D. – Arizona State University (pending)

Dr. Samet Arda
Research Scientist,
Ph.D. – Arizona State University

Dr. Sharanya Srinivas
Postdoctoral Fellow,
Ph.D. – Arizona State University

Ph.D. Students

Yang Li
Matriculating at ASU
Ph.D. Student, Bliss Lab, 2017-
Wylie Standage-Beier
Matriculating at ASU
Ph.D. Student Student, Bliss Lab, 2018-
Yukang Fu
Matriculating at ASU
PhD Student, Bliss Lab, 2018-
Adarsh Venkataramani
Matriculating at ASU
PhD Student, Bliss Lab, 2018-
Jacob Holtom
Matriculating at ASU
PhD Student, Bliss Lab, 2019-
Saquib Siddiqui
Matriculating at ASU
PhD Student, Bliss Lab, 2020-
Carl Morgenstern
Matriculating at ASU
PhD Student, Bliss Lab, 2020-

Master’s Students

Undergraduate Researchers

Schuyler St. Leger
Matriculating at ASU
Undergrad, Bliss Lab, 2018-
Elizabeth Jones
Matriculating at ASU
Undergrad, Bliss Lab, 2020-

Former Ph.D. Students

Dr. Bryan Paul Ph.D., ASU, Bliss Lab, 2014-2017 – “RF Convergence of Radar & Communications Metrics, Bounds, and Systems” (LinkedIn)

Dr. Alex Chiriyath Ph.D., ASU, Bliss Lab, 2014-2018 – “Fundamental Limits on Performance for Cooperative Radar-Communications Coexistence” (LinkedIn)

Dr. Richard Gutierrez Ph.D., ASU, Bliss Lab, 2013-2018 – “An Analysis of the Unmanned Aerial Systems-to-Ground Channel and Joint Sensing and Communications Systems Using Software Defined Radio” (LinkedIn)
Dr. Arindam Dutta Ph.D., ASU, Bliss Lab, 2015-2018 – “Signal Processing and Machine Learning Techniques Towards Various Real-World Applications” (LinkedIn)
Yu Rong
Dr. Yu Rong
Ph.D., ASU, Bliss Lab, 2013-2018 – “Remote Sensing For Vital Signs Monitoring — A Radar Approach
Dr. Christian Chapman
Ph.D., ASU, Bliss Lab, 2014-2019 – “Distributed Reception in the Presence of Gaussian Interference
Dr. Andrew Herschfelt
Ph.D., ASU, Bliss Lab, 2016-2019 – “Simultaneous Positioning and Communications: Hybrid Radio Architecture, Estimation Techniques, and Experimental Validation
Hanguang Yu
Dr. Hanguang Yu
Ph.D. Student, Bliss Lab, 2014-2020 – “The Architecture Design and Implementation of Communications and High Precision Positioning (CHP2) System”
Dr. Justin Echols
PhD Student, Bliss Lab, 2018-2020 – “Control and Estimation Theory In Timekeeping Applications”

Dr. Owen Ma
Bliss Lab, 2015-2020 – “Anticipating Postoperative Delirium During Cardiac Surgeries Involving Deep Hypothermia Circulatory Arrest”

Dr. Sharanya Srinivas
Bliss Lab, 2015-2020 – “Communications and High-Precision Positioning (CHP2) System: Enabling Distributed Coherence and Precise Positioning for Resource-Limited Air Transport Systems”

Former Researchers and Students

Researchers

  • Dr. Hyunseok Lee, Ph.D. – University of Michigan, BLISS Lab: 2017-2019 (LinkedIn)
  • Dr. Tom McGiffen, PhD from Stanford University, BLISS Lab: 2016-2018 (LinkedIn)
  • Prof. Jaehyun Park, PhD from Seoul National University, BLISS Lab: 2017-2018 (LinkedIn)
  • Prof. Xue Jiang, PhD from McMasters University, BLISS Lab: 2015–2016 (LinkedIn)
  • Dr. Eric Torkildson, PhD from University of California, Santa Barbara, BLISS Lab: 2015 (LinkedIn)
  • Dr. Susanna Werth, PhD from University of Potsdam, Germany, BLISS Lab: 2015 (LinkedIn)

Co-Advised Ph.Ds

  • Dr. Siddhartha Krishnamurthy, “Peak sidelobe level distribution computation for ad hoc arrays using extreme value theory”, Harvard University, Ph.D. conferred 2013
  • Dr. Danielle Hinton, “Protocols for multi-antenna ad hoc wireless networking in interference environments”, MIT, Ph.D. conferred 2010 (LinkedIn)
  • Prof. Siddhartan Govindasamy, “Multiple-antenna systems in ad hoc wireless networks”, MIT, Ph.D. conferred 2008 (LinkedIn)
  • Dr. Peter Parker, “On bounds and algorithms for cooperative wireless communication”, Harvard University, Ph.D. conferred 2008 (LinkedIn)
  • Dr. Keith Herring, “Propagation Models for Multiple-Antenna Systems: Methodology, Measurements, and Statistics”, MIT, Ph.D. conferred 2008

Master’s Students

  • Pravallika Reddy Ketha Hazarath, “Machine Learning-based Analysis of the Relationship between the Human Gut Microbiome and Bone Health” – ASU degree conferred 2020
  • Huiwen Chu, “Constant False Alarm Rate (CFAR) Detection Methods: Performance Comparisons and Computationally Efficient Implementations” – ASU degree conferred 2020
  • Saquib Siddiqui, “Hardware Implementation and Analysis of Temporal Interference Mitigation : A High-Level Synthesis Based Approach,” ASU degree conferred 2020
  • Mohammad Samin Nur Chowdhury, “EEG-Based Estimation of Human Reaction Time Corresponding to Change of Visual Event,” ASU degree conferred 2019
  • Gerald Gubash, “Software Defined Pulse-Doppler Radar for Over-The-Air Applications: The Joint Radar-Communications Experiment,” ASU degree conferred 2019
  • Dan Pressler, “Interaction Analytics of Software Factory Recordings,” ASU degree conferred 2018
  • Wylie Standage-Beier, “Ionospheric Channel Modeling and Estimation,” ASU degree conferred 2017
  • Prashant Sharma, “Low-power Physical-layer Design for LTE Based Very NarrowBand IoT (VNB – IoT) Communication,” ASU degree conferred 2017 (LinkedIn)
  • Ujjwala, “Development of Components for Simulation of Wireless Communication,” ASU degree conferred 2017 (LinkedIn)
  • Karteek Rupakula, “Development of Multiple Protocols in Novel Simulation Environment,” ASU degree conferred 2017 (LinkedIn)
  • Niranjan Thontadarya, “Spectral Efficiency of MIMO Ad Hoc Networks with Partial Channel State Information,” ASU, degree conferred 2014 (LinkedIn)
  • Kishore Sekhar, “Simultaneous Signaling and Channel Estimation for In-Band Full-Duplex Communications Employing Adaptive Spatial Protection,” ASU, degree conferred 2014 (LinkedIn)
  • Hanguang Yu, “FPGA-Based Implementation of QR Decomposition,” ASU, degree conferred 2014 (LinkedIn)
  • Alex Chiriyath, “Joint Radar-Communications Performance Bounds: Data versus Estimation Information Rates” – ASU conferred 2014 (LinkedIn)

Undergraduate Thesis

  • Matthew Jackson, “Electroencephalography Feature Extraction of Neural Stimuli,” ASU, degree conferred 2016 (LinkedIn)
  • Owen Ma, “Sensitivity Analysis of a Spatiotemporal Correlation Based Seizure Prediction Algorithm,” ASU, degree conferred 2015 (LinkedIn)

Master’s Project

  • Kan Kawabata, ASU, matriculating (LinkedIn)

Undergraduate Project

  • Ja’Lon Sisson, ASU, degree conferred 2015 (LinkedIn)