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3080 Engr Bldg II
Campus Box 7911
NC State University
Raleigh, NC 27695-7911
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Dr. H. Troy Nagle

| Biography

Professor Nagle focuses his research on biomedical sensors, medical devices, and machine olfaction.

| Education

  1. 1964 - BS in Electrical Engineering, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL
  2. 1966 - MS in Electrical Engineering, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL
  3. 1968 - PhD in Electrical Engineering, Auburn University, Auburn, AL
  4. 1981 - MD in Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL

| Primary Research Interests

  1. Bioelectronics Engineering (Including Bioinstrumentation*)

| Other Research Interests

  1. Control, Robotics and Mechatronics (Including Control)

| Selected Publications

  1. C. L. Phillips, H. T. Nagle, and A. Chakrabortty, Digital Control System Analysis and Design, Fourth English Edition. New York, NY: Pearson, 2015 (518 pages).
  2. C.W. Scarantino, H.T. Nagle, L.C. Hall, J.S. Mueller, and B.G. Kermani, “Implantable Devices For Dynamic Monitoring of Physiological and Biological Properties of Tumors.” U.S. Patent No. 8,380,290; Feb. 19, 2013 [for biocompatible sensors configured for implantation to detect physiological parameters in vivo].
  3. H.T. Nagle; T.-H. Kang, C. Merritt, B. Karaguzel, B. Pourdeyhimi, and E. Grant, “Sensor Device For Real-Time Monitoring Of Relative Movement Using Capacitive Fabric Sensors.” U.S. Patent No. 7,712,373; May 11, 2010 [for capacitive strain sensors on non-woven textile substrates].
  4. E. Phaisangittisagul and H. T. Nagle, “Predicting Odor Mixture’s Responses on Machine Olfaction Sensors,” Sensors & Actuators B, Chemical, Vol. 155, No. 2, 2011, pp. 473-482.
  5. R. W. Mankin, R. D. Hodges, H. T. Nagle, C. Schal, R. M. Pereira, and P. G. Koehler, “Acoustic Indicators for Targeted Detection of Stored Product and Urban Insect Pests by Inexpensive Infrared, Acoustic, and Vibrational Detection of Movement,” Journal of Economic Entomology, Vol. 103, No. 5, 2010, pp. 1636-1646.
  6. E. Phaisangittisagul, H. T. Nagle, and V. Areekul, “Intelligent Method for Sensor Subset Selection for Machine Olfaction,” Sensors and Actuators B, Chemical, Vol. 145, 2010, pp. 507–515.
  7. C. R. Merritt, H. T. Nagle, and E. Grant, “Textile-Based Capacitive Sensors for Respiration Monitoring, IEEE Sensors Journal, Vol. 9, No. 1, 2009, pp. 71-78.
  8. C. R. Merritt, H. T. Nagle, and E. Grant, “Fabric-Based Active Electrode Design and Fabrication for Health Monitoring Clothing,” IEEE Transactions on Information Technology in Biomedicine, Vol. 13, No. 2, 2009, pp. 274-280.
  9. B. Karaguzel, C. R. Merritt, T. Kang, J.M. Wilson, H. T. Nagle, E. Grant and B. Pourdeyhimi, “Flexible, Durable Printed Electrical Circuits,” The Journal of the Textile Institute, Vol. 100, No. 1, 2009, pp. 1-9.
  10. E. Phaisangittsagul, H.T. Nagle, “Sensor Selection for Machine Olfaction based on Transient Feature Extraction,” IEEE Transactions for Instrumentation and Measurement, Vol.57, No. 2, 2008, pp. 369-378.
  11. T.-H. Kang, C. R. Merritt, E. Grant, B. Pourdeyhimi, H. T. Nagle, “Nonwoven Fabric Active Electrodes for Biopotential Measurement during Normal Daily Activity,” IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, Vol. 55, No. 1, 2008, pp. 188-195.

| Awards and Honors

  • 2014-2015 - President, IEEE Sensors Council
  • 2008 - Alexander Quarles Holladay Medal for Excellence (NC State)
  • 2003-2009 - Editor in Chief, IEEE Sensors Journal
  • 2000 - IEEE Millennium Medal
  • 1998 - Elected Fellow, American Institute of Medical and Biological Engineering
  • 1998 - IEEE Richard M Emberson Award
  • 1994 - IEEE President
  • 1983 - IEEE Fellow
  • 1973 - Young Engineer of the Year, State of Alabama