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Professor John Leis

Name John Leis
Position Professor (Electrical Engineering)
Section School of Mechanical and Electrical Engineering
Office Z305F
Location Toowoomba Campus
Phone +61 7 4631 2551
Extension 2551
Email
Qualifications BEng DDIAE , MEngSc QUT , PhD QUT

Fields of Research (FoR)

  • Industrial Electronics ( 090603 )
  • Photonics and Electro-Optical Engineering (excl. Communications) ( 090606 )
  • Signal Processing ( 090609 )
  • Industrial Electronics ( 400907 )
  • Photonics ( 510204 )
  • Signal Processing ( 400607 )
  • Atomic ( 510200 )
  • Communications Engineering ( 400600 )
  • Electronics ( 400900 )

Research interests
Digital Signal Processing
DSP for Instrumentation & Telecommunications

Professional memberships
Senior Member, IEEE

Industry affiliations
Member, Industrial Electronics Society
Member, Instrumentation & Measurement Society

Currently teaching courses/programs
ELE2601 Telecommunications Principles
ELE3107 Signal Processing
ELE4607 Advanced Digital Communications
ENG3111 Technology Design Project

Research most recent
Chemometric Approach to the Calibration of Light Emitting Diode Based Optical Gas Sensors Using High-Resolution Transmission Molecular Absorption Data, Analytical Chemistry, April 2018

A Robust Method for Tuning Photoacoustic Gas Detectors. IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, 65(5): 4338-4346, May 2018

Determining the Convergence of Synchronous Measurements for Embedded Industrial Applications, IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, 64(9):7392–7398, Sept 2017


Research most notable
Communication Systems Principles using MATLAB, John Wiley & Sons, New York, 2018, ISBN: 978-1-119-47067-0.

Digital Signal Processing using MATLAB for Students and Researchers, John Leis. John Wiley & Sons, 2011. ISBN 978-0-470-88091-3


Publications in ePrints

Zander, Fabian ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-0597-9556 and Buttsworth, David R. and Birch, ByrennORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-0625-2455 and Noller, Lachlan and Wright, Duncan and James, Christopher M. and Thompson, Matthew and Apirana, Steven and Leis, John and Lobsey, Craig and Payne, Allan (2021) Australian rapid-response airborne observation of the Hayabusa2 reentry. Journal of Spacecraft and Rockets. pp. 1-5. ISSN 0022-4650

Leis, John (2020) Computationally Efficient Synchronous Demodulation using Sigma-Delta Approach. In: 14th International Conference on Signal Processing and Communication Systems (ICSPCS 2020), 14-16 Dec 2020, Adelaide, Australia.

Leis, John and Buttsworth, David (2019) Ethylene Detection using Laser Modulated Photoacoustic Resonance at 1625nm. In: 9th Australian Conference on Laser Diagnostics (IX ACLD), 2-4 Dec, 2019, Adelaide, Australia.

Leis, John and Buttsworth, David and Saeed, Ramiz and Saleh, Khalid and McGilvray, Matthew and Gillespie, David (2019) Microwave technique for liquid water detection in icing applications. In: 2019 International Conference on Icing of Aircraft, Engines, and Structures, 17-21 June 2019, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA.

Al-Manea, Ahmed and Buttsworth, David and Leis, John and Saleh, Khalid (2019) Tunable Diode Laser Absorption Spectroscopy in a Supersonic Steam Jet. In: 9th Australian Conference on Laser Diagnostics (IX ACLD), 2-4 Dec, 2019, Adelaide, Australia.

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Approved research supervisor in the area of:

  • Industrial Electronics ( 090603 )
  • Photonics and Electro-Optical Engineering (excl. Communications) ( 090606 )
  • Signal Processing ( 090609 )
  • Industrial Electronics ( 400907 )
  • Photonics ( 510204 )
  • Signal Processing ( 400607 )


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