Zoran Nenadic (CV, pdf dvi)
William J. Link Chair and Professor
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Department of Electrical Engineering & Computer Science (by courtesy)
The Henry Samueli School of Engineering
University of California Irvine
Mailing3120 Natural Sciences II
Address:University of California
Irvine, CA 92697-2715
Phone: (949) 824--1548
Fax:(949) 824--1727
E-mail: znenadicuci.edu
Chair's Office:3125 Natural Sciences II
Office:3416 Engineering Hall
Laboratory:3121 Engineering Gateway
Brief Bio
  • DSc in Systems Science & Mathematics, Washington University, St. Louis, MO, 2001 (Mathematics Genealogy entry).
  • MS in Systems Science and Mathematics, Washington University, St. Louis, MO, 1998.
  • Diploma (5 yr. degree) in Mechanical Engineering (specialization: Automatic Control), University of Belgrade, Serbia, 1995.
  • William J. Link Department Chair, UC Irvine, 07/2019-present
  • Professor, UC Irvine, 07/2017-present
  • Associate Professor, UC Irvine, 07/2011-06/2017
  • Assistant Professor, UC Irvine, 04/2005-06/2011
  • Postdoctoral Scholar, CALTECH, 10/2001-02/2005
Awards & Honors
  • BME Professor of the Year, Engineering Student Council, UC Irvine, 2020
  • Lecturer, Short Course: Neural Prosthetics and Brain Machine Interfaces, Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL, 10/2019
  • Distinguished Lecturer in Neuroprosthetics, Center for Neuroprosthetics, EPFL, Geneva, 9/2019
  • Senior Career Excellence in Research, Henry Samueli School of Engineering, 2018
  • BME Professor of the Year, Engineering Student Council, UC Irvine, 2018
  • Tau Beta Pi -- The Engineering Honor Society, 2018
  • Hai-Tian Scholarship, Dalian University of Technology, Dalian, China, 2017-2020
  • The Hiruma-Wagner Award, Research Foundation for Opto-Science and Technology, Hamamatsu, Japan, 2016
  • BME Professor of the Year, Engineering Student Council, UC Irvine, 2014
  • IEEE Senior Member, 2012
  • Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Award, National Science Foundation, 2011
  • Best Paper Competition Finalist, IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, 2007
  • Faculty Career Development Award, UC Irvine, 2007
Research Interests
Neuroengineering (brain-computer interfaces, multisensor extracellular recording); Biomedical signal processing and pattern recognition (supervised and unsupervised signal detection and classification); Large-scale in silico biological neural network models; Biomedical devices and sensors.