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Ryan Meredith   (#318)   
Basic Information
Location
Ann Arbor, MI
Email Address
Phone
Mobile Phone
(248) 953-1013
Company
University of Michigan
Title
PhD Student
Address
1301 Beal Avenue

Ann Arbor, MI  
48109-2122
USA


Personal Information
Additional Information
Department
EECS
Thrust
Biomedical
Advisor
Yogesh Gianchandani
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Biography

EDUCATION

University of Michigan Ann Arbor, MI

M.S.E. in Electrical Engineering: Systems  Jan 2016 – Dec 2016

GPA: 4.00/4.00

Relevant Course Work: Linear Control Systems Theory, Embedded Control Systems, and Probability and Random Processes

 


B.S.E. in Electrical Engineering  Sept 2012 – Dec 2015

GPA: 4.00/4.00

Relevant Course Work: Introduction to Material Science, Introduction to Modern Physics, Digital Signal Processing, C++ Programming, and Introduction to Logic Design

 


SKILLS

Ability in C++, C, LabVIEW, Matlab, Python, Multisim, and Microsoft Office products

 


ACTIVITIES

Eta Kappa Nu         Sept 2013 – Present

 

EXPERIENCE

Embedded System for Sampling GI Tract Research Ann Arbor, MI

Research Assistant Jan 2016 – Present

  • Designed system hardware configuration and routed PCB
  • Tested circuit design on breadboard to verify system functionality and power consumption restraints
  • Programmed MCU to control stepper motor and wireless communication

Small Scale High Temperature Wireless Sensor Research Ann Arbor, MI

Research Assistant June 2014 – May 2015

  • Programmed software in C for wireless temperature sensor microcontroller optimized for low power consumption and temperatures reaching 150°C
  • Developed LabVIEW interface to communicate wirelessly with sensor using LEDs and interpret data
  • Researched hardware components and improved circuit design
  • Authored yearly report section involving system software           

Robotic Exploration of Space Team                                               Ann Arbor, MI

Controls Group Member                                                                   Jan 2014 – May 2014

  • Worked on a multidisciplinary team to build a rover for competition to excavate and analyze samples taken from a sandy terrain
  • Researched lightweight communications marshalling to transfer control data to the rover

PROJECT EXPERIENCE  

University of Michigan Ann Arbor, MI

Music Synthesizer and Transcriber Jan 2013 – Apr 2013

  • Designed a working prototype of a synthesizer and transcriber using Matlab
  • Tested the program’s ability to work with signals in noise
  • Collaborated in writing a technical report and presentation detailing features of the program

8 – Cylinder Engine Simulation Nov 2012 – Dec 2012

  • Developed a moving simulation to analyze the angular momentum and kinetic energy of parts in an engine using VPython

LEADERSHIP

University of Michigan Concrete Canoe Team Ann Arbor, MI

Head of Paddling Practice Sept 2012 – June 2014

  • Spearheaded new strategy of renting a pool during winter months to practice with canoes
  • Planned and led sessions to learn paddling techniques in preparation for racing in competition

Boy Scouts of America Troy, MI

Assistant Senior Patrol Leader Sept 2006 – June 2012

  • Achieved the rank of Eagle Scout in 2012
  • Recruited volunteers to document Case Cemetery in Clarkston, Michigan
  • Prepared and presented informational speeches on leadership and communication skills to campers at the National Youth Leadership Training Camp

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