Dr. Hongbin Li
Charles & Rosanna Batchelor Chair Professor
Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Director of Signal Processing and Communication (SPAC) Laboratory
Stevens Institute of Technology

Contact Information:

203 Burchard Bldg.
Dept. of Electrical and
Computer Engineering
Stevens Inst. of Technology
Hoboken, NJ 07030

Tel: (201) 216-5604
Fax: (201) 216-8246

Current Research Areas

  • Signal Processing Theories and Methods
    • sparsity, machine learning, and compressive sensing
    • detection and estimation
    • quantization, compression, and distributed inference
    • sensor array processing, time series and spectral analysis
    • graph signal processing
  • Sensing
    • wireless sensor networks
    • passive radar, multi-input multi-output (MIMO) radar, space-time adaptive processing, and synthetic aperture radar
    • smart grid
    • underwater acoustic signal processing, hyperspectral imaging (HSI)
  • Wireless Communications and Networking
    • cognitive radio
    • signal processing for communications/networking
    • optimization of joint communicaiton-sensing systems


  • Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AFOSR)
  • Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL)
  • Army Research Office (ARO)
  • National Science Foundation (NSF)
  • Office of Naval Research (ONR)
  • New Jersey Commission on Science and Technology (NJCST)
  • New Jersey Commission on Higher Education (NJCHE)