Constantin (Dean) Metropulos

Constantin (Dean) Metropulos

 

Office:      513 New Engineering Building

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Research Interests

  • Power
  • Microelectronics
  • Wireless power transmission
  • Energy storage

Education

  • University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida
  • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering (Graduation: May 2011)
  • Grade Point Average: 3.87 out of 4.00 (108 credit hours)
  • Concentrations: Microelectronic Devices, Energy Storage and Power Generation
  • High School (Graduation: May 2007)
  • Saint Andrew’s School, Boca Raton, FL

Research Work

  • Currently working on an Undergraduate Honors Thesis Project for Graduation Summa Cum Laude.
  • Tentative Thesis Topic: Tradeoffs between Class D and Class E Power Amplifiers in Wireless Power

Transmission

  • Supervisory Committee:
  • Chair – Dr. Jenshan Lin (Field: Electrical Engineering)
  • Member – Dr. David Arnold (Field: Electrical Engineering)
  • Member – Dr. Robert Moore (Field: Electrical Engineering)
  • External Member – Dr. Lou Cattafesta (Field: Mechanical Engineering)

Work Experience

  • Sezmi Corporation, Fort Lauderdale, Florida
  • (Summer: 2008 – 2010, Winter: 2007 – 2009)
  • Sezmi provides a comprehensive next-generation television service that includes local, cable, and on-demand programming, web videos, and a personalized DVR software system.
    • Developed automated system test procedures and test result tracker using: Fanfare iTest software framework, IronSpeed web frontend, and MSSQL for data management. Procedures included television program and series recording and verification and dynamic menu navigation.
    • Tested software and hardware system components against specifications and analyzed operational and performance issues.
    • Created and maintained medium scale hardware laboratory environment to mimic distributed customer base.

Honors & Awards

  • Anderson Scholar with High Distinction (Fall 2009)
  • President’s Honor Roll (Spring 2008)
  • Dean’s List (Spring 2010, Fall 2009, Spring 2009, Fall 2007)
  • Member, Institution of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) (2010)
  • Member, Golden Key National Honors Society (2007-Present)
  • Member, National Society of Collegiate Scholars (2007-Present)