John McNeill

Dean of Engineering
AB Engineering Sciences Dartmouth College 1983
MS Electrical & Computer Engineering University of Rochester 1991
PhD Electrical, Computer, and Systems Engineering Boston University 1994
Expert Bio

Dean of Engineering John McNeill's research interests include the design of cutting-edge mixed (analog + digital) integrated circuits and systems with a focus on jitter (noise) in integrated oscillators and digitally assisted calibration of analog-to-digital converters used in low power sensor systems. More recently, he has launched a collaborative effort involving engineers and physicians to develop wireless medical sensors, including a wearable wireless sensor designed to prevent bedsores in convalescing patients.
WPI to launch AI degree program this fall

The Worcester Telegram & Gazette interviewed Elke Rundensteiner, the William Smith Dean's Professor in Computer Science; Jean King, the Peterson Family Dean of Arts & Sciences, Carolina Ruiz, computer science professor and associate dean of Arts & Sciences, and John McNeill, the Bernard M. Gordon Dean of Engineering, for an article highlighting the launch of the new master's degree in artificial intelligence.

Worcester Business Journal
WPI to offer degree in artificial intelligence

Worcester Business Journal reported on the rollout of WPI's new master's degree in artificial intelligence. The article highlights the program's strong emphasis on the ethical implications of AI as well as a multidisciplinary approach to the degree, including research. Several other media outlets including Yahoo! Finance published news about the new program.

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