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Dr. Nathan Goodman

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Nathan Goodman


Nathan A. Goodman received the B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. degrees in electrical engineering from the University of Kansas in 1995, 1997, and 2002, respectively. He is currently a Professor with the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Oklahoma. Dr. Goodman’s research interests are in radar and array signal processing.

From 1996 to 1998, Dr. Goodman was an RF Systems Engineer for Texas Instruments, Dallas, TX, and from 1998 to 2002, he was a Graduate Research Assistant in the Radar Systems and Remote Sensing Laboratory at the University of Kansas. From 2002 – 2011, Dr. Goodman was a professor in the ECE Department at the University of Arizona.

Dr. Goodman is a senior member of the IEEE. He has served as a reviewer for numerous journals and conferences, and currently serves as an Associate Editor for IEEE Transactions on Aerospace & Electronic Systems. Dr. Goodman was a technical co-chair for the 2011 IEEE Radar Conference and is currently Finance Chair for the 2012 Sensor Array and Multichannel Signal Processing Workshop. He was awarded the Madison A. and Lila Self Graduate Fellowship upon returning to the University of Kansas for Ph.D. studies in 1998.


Ph.D., Electrical Engineering
The University of Kansas, 2002
Topic: SAR and MTI Processing of Sparse Satellite Clusters

M.S., Electrical Engineering
The University of Kansas, 1997

Research Interests

  • Radar Systems and Signal Processing
  • Cognitive (Adaptive-Transmit) Radar
  • Ground-Moving Target Indication (GMTI) Radar
  • Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR)
  • Compressive Sensing for Radar


Nathan Goodman
Contact Information

Office: DEH 360
Phone: (405) 325-0404
Email: Dr. Goodman
Vitae: Download PDF
Center Affiliation:
Advanced Radar Research Center
Lab Affiliation:
Radar Innovations Lab