Dennis Akos Dennis Akos
Associate Professor
Aerospace Engineering Sciences
University of Colorado at Boulder
Boulder, CO 80309-0431
Office: DLC 209
Phone: (303) 735-2987

Research Interests

RF Signal processing, RF interference, Integrated Navigation Systems, VHF modulation
Dr. Akos's Research Group


Ph.D., Electrical and Computer Engineering, Ohio University, 1997
M.S., Mathematics, Ohio University, 1996
M.S., Electrical and Computer Engineering, Ohio University, 1992
B.S., with distinction, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Ohio University, 1990

Professional Experience

2004-Present, Assistant Professor, Aerospace Engineering Sciences, University of Colorado
1999-2004, Research Associate, GPS Laboratory, Stanford University
1997-1999, Associate Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Department, Lulea Institute of Technology
1990-1997, Graduate Associate, Avionics Engineering Center, Athens, OH

Awards (selected)

Samuel M. Burka Award for the outstanding paper of the 2005 Navigation Journal
Best Paper at IEEE Position Location and Navigation Symposium (2002)
Best Presentation Award, Institute of navigation GPS-ION (2000, 2001)
Texas Instruments DSP Challenge Semi-Finalist Advising Professor (2000)
FAA Excellence in Aviation Research (1997)
William E. Jackson RTCA Award (1997)
Gustavus E. Smith Award (1996)