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Erhan Kudeki
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Phone: (217)265-0128
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  • PhD, Electrical Engineering, Cornell University January 1983
Academic Positions:
  • Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Illinois, 1985-present
Research Interests:
  • Incoherent Scatter Radar Theory and Measurements
  • Ionospheric Propagation and Sounding Techniques
  • Ionospheric Plasma Instabilities and Equatorial Electrodynamics
  • Mid-latitude Field Aligned Irregularities and Meteor Trails
  • Atmospheric Winds Waves and Turbulence
  • Radar Remote Sensing

Selected Publications:
    Erhan Kudeki, Marco Milla, Incoherent Scatter Radar - Spectral Signal Model and Ionospheric Applications , Doppler Radar Observations - Weather Radar, Wind Profiler, Ionospheric Radar, and Other Advanced Applications, 04/2012;, ISBN: 978-953-51-0496-4.
  • Romina Nikoukar, Farzad Kamalabadi, Erhan Kudeki, Michael Sulzer, On resolution/error trade-offs in incoherent scatter radar measurements, Radio Science 02/2012; 47(1):1008.
  • E. Kudeki, M.A. Milla, Incoherent Scatter Spectral Theories—Part I: A General Framework and Results for Small Magnetic Aspect Angles, EEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing 02/2011.
  • M.A. Milla, E. Kudeki , Incoherent Scatter Spectral Theories—Part II: Modeling the Spectrum for Modes Propagating Perpendicular to, IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing 02/2011.
  • Marco Milla, Erhan Kudeki, Jorge Chau, The effects of Coulomb collisions on H+ and He+ plasmas for topside incoherent scatter radar applications at Jicamarca.
  • J. L. Chau, F. R. Galindo, M. A. Milla, E. Kudeki, P. M. Reyes, L. P. Goncharenko, B. G. Fejer, The Equatorial Ionosphere over Jicamarca during the January 2009 Sudden Stratospheric Warming, AGU Spring Meeting Abstracts. 05/2009.
  • G. A. Lehmacher, Kudeki E, Akgiray A, Guo L, Reyes P, Chau J, Radar cross sections for mesospheric echoes at Jicamarca, Annales Geophysicae 01/2009.
  • J.L. Chau, R. F. Woodman, M. A. Milla, Kudeki E., Naturally enhanced ion-line spectra around the equatorial 150-km region, Annales Geophysicae 01/2009.
  • Roger H. Varney, Michael C. Kelley, Erhan Kudeki, Observations of electric fields associated with internal gravity waves, Journal of Geophysical Research Atmospheres 01/2009.
  • C Haldoupis, J J Makela, E Kudeki, J L Chau, D V Pancheva, D L Hysell, Preface 12th International Symposium on Equatorial Aeronomy (ISEA-12), Annales Geophysicae 01/2009; 27:2993.
  • Marco Milla, Erhan Kudeki, Particle dynamics description of ``BGK collisions'' as a Poisson process, Journal of Geophysical Research Atmospheres 01/2009.
  • Romina Nikoukar, Farzad Kamalabadi, Erhan Kudeki, Michael Sulzer, An efficient near-optimal approach to incoherent scatter radar parameter estimation, Radio Science 01/2008; 43(5).
  • R. F. Pfaff, C. Liebrecht, J. Urbina, E. Kudeki, Daytime Observations of Midlatitude Sporadic-E and QP Radar Echoes, AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts. 12/2007.
  • Erhan Kudeki, Ahmed Akgiray, Marco Milla, Jorge L. Chau, David L. Hysell, Equatorial spread-F initiation: Post-sunset vortex, thermospheric winds, gravity waves, Journal of Atmospheric and Solar-Terrestrial Physics 12/2007.
  • G. A. Lehmacher, L. Guo, E. Kudeki, A. Akgiray, P. Reyes, J. Chau, A Two-Year Study of 50MHz Mesospheric Echoes and Winds at Jicamarca, Peru, AGU Spring Meeting Abstracts. 05/2007.