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Noore, Afzel

Adjunct Professor - Lane Department of Computer Science and Electrical Engineering


Ph.D., Electrical Engineering, West Virginia University, 1987 
M.S., Electrical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, 1980 
B.S., Electronics and Communication Engineering, University of Madras, 1977

Afzel Noore received his Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from West Virginia University. From 1980 to 1982, he was a digital design engineer at Philips India. From 1996 to 2003, Dr. Noore served as the Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Special Assistant to the Dean in the College of Engineering and Mineral Resources at West Virginia University. His research interests include software reliability modeling, consumer electronics, fuzzy and neural systems, fault-tolerant computing, microelectronics and biometrics. His research has been funded by Westinghouse, GE, NSF, Electric Power Research Institute, DOE and the Department of Justice. 

Research Focus Areas


Research Interests

Software Reliability 
Computer Security 
Digital Watermarking

Teaching Interests

Digital Logic Design 
VLSI Design and Testing 
Digital Watermarking and Steganography 
Reliable Computer Design

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