Dr. Benjamin Rodriguez

Computer Science

Current Courses

Personal Bio

Benjamin M. Rodriguez has a background in signal processing with a focus on data fusion and pattern recognition. His current work duties include research and development in data mining, information retrieval, GIS analysis, recognition techniques, and fusion of multiple data sources, including sensor data for pattern association and tracking. He has worked on projects related to target identification using SAR, Hyperspectral and Panchromatic imagery along with face recognition, fingerprint matching, voice recognition, web crawling, and breaking encoded messages within transmitted signals. He also has conducted research in radar, lidar, and optical sensors for target recognition using generated features, feature preprocessing techniques, classification models and fusion methods. Other areas of his research include pattern recognition using image, signal, and video processing techniques for face recognition, finger print matching, anomaly detection and voice recognition. His software engineering experience includes Unix, Linux, and Window operating systems and programming using assembly, C/C#/C++, ENVI IDL, Java, Matlab, PERL, Python, and Visual Studios .Net.

Education History

  • Electrical Engineering Digital Signal Processing, Air Force Institute of Technology

Work Experience

Principal Professional Staff, JHU Applied Physics Laboratory

Professional Organizations

Tau Beta Pi Honor Society
Eta Kappa Nu Honor Society
The Society of Mexican American Engineers and Scientists