Ph.D. 1994, Kansas State University.
ECE 015 - New Student Assembly, ECE 115 - New Student Design Project, ECE 542 - Computer Networking, ECE 641 - Advanced Digital Design
Software Defined Networking
Error control coding
HDL synthesis and modeling
Wu, H.; Li, X.; Scoglio, C.; Gruenbacher, D.; Andresen, D., "Size-based Flow Management Prototype for Dynamic DMZ." 2015 11th International Conference on Design of Reliable Communication Networks (DRCN), IEEE, 2015.
Bose, S. , Natarajan, B. , Scoglio, C.M. , Schulz, N.N. , Gruenbacher, D.M. , Das, S., “Shipboard power systems reconfiguration - A cyber-physical framework for response time analysis,”2014 IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics
Fariba Fateh, and Don Gruenbacher "Minimization of Power Losses and Harmonic Distortions in Grid-Tied Cascaded Multilevel Inverters", accepted for presentation at the 29th Annual IEEE Applied Power Electronics Conference (APEC), March 2014.
Fariba Fateh, Warren N. White, and Don Gruenbacher, A Nonlinear Control Scheme for Extremum Power Seeking in Wind Turbine Energy Conversion Systems, accepted for the 2014 IEEE American Control Conference
Dwight Day, Xiongjie Dong, William Kuhn, Don Gruenbacher, Balasubramaniam Natarajan, Tim Sobering, Mohammed Taj-Eldin, Steve Warren, Thomas Barstow, Ryan Broxterman, Arlie Stonestreet II, "Biomedical Sensing and WirelessTechnologies for Long Duration EVAs and Precursor Scout Missions," 2014 IEEE Aerospace Conference.
Sydney, A., Nutaro, J., Scoglio, C., Gruenbacher, D., & Schulz, N., “Simulative comparison of multiprotocol label switching and OpenFlow network technologies for transmission operations.” IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, 4(2), 763-770.
A. Sydney, D. Ochs, R. Miller, C. Scoglio, D.Gruenbacher, “Using GENI For Experimental Evaluation of Software Defined Networking in Smart Grids”, Computer Networks, January 2014.
Department Head for Electrical and Computer Engineering, 2007-present
Senior Administrative Team, College of Engineering, 2007-present
Program Committee, 2015 ECE Department Heads Assoc (ECEDHA) Annual Meeting
Vice-president, Central States ECE Department Heads Association, 2014-2015
Secretary-treasurer, Central States ECE Department Heads Association, 2013-2014
2003 Eta Kappa Nu Outstanding Faculty Member
2001 Mortar Board Outstanding Faculty Member Recognition
Nominee for the C. Holmes MacDonald Outstanding Teaching Award (2000 and 2001)
Other Notable Achievements
Head of the Department 2007-present