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Taikang Ning
Professor of Engineering
Phone: (860) 297-2219 Office Location: MECC 343
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Trinity College faculty member since 1986 View office hours for Spring 2016
General ProfileTeachingResearchPublications/PresentationsHonors/Awards
Ph.D., Univ. of Connecticut (1986)
M.S., Univ. of Connecticut (1983)
B.S., National Chiao-Tung Univ. (1979)

Professor Ning acquired a B.S. degree from Chiao Tung University, Taiwan in 1979, M.S. and Ph.D. degrees from University of Connecticut in 1983 and 1986, respectively, all in electrical engineering. He joined Trinity in 1986 and currently serves as the chairman of the Engineering Department. He has served as the campus director of NASA Connecticut Space Grant College Consortium from 1992-2005. He is the member of IEEE Signal Processing Society and Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society.

Professor Ning has actively involved students in research projects and supervised many undergraduate publications and research projects that were awarded with NASA Undergraduate Fellowships. In class and laboratory, Professor Ning likes to engage students in discussion and challenge them with open-ended questions. He strongly believes in the value of well-rounded liberal arts education and its benefit to engineering discipline.