Nathan Hutchins, PhD

Nathan Hutchins, PhD
Chapman Applied Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering
College of Engineering & Natural Sciences
Electrical and Computer Engineering

Education

PhD – The University of Tulsa MS – The University of Tulsa BS – The University of Tulsa

Bio

Nathan is an engineer and educator currently serving as Chapman Applied Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at The University of Tulsa. Originally from Fort Gibson, OK, Nathan attended The University of Tulsa for his B.S. in Electrical Engineering. After working as an civilian engineer for the US Air Force, he came back to The University of Tulsa for his graduate education, researching autonomous systems, specifically human factors and user acceptance of autonomous cars. After completing his Ph.D. in 2018, Nathan began teaching and research full time at The University of Tulsa where he is currently educating new engineers and researching autonomous systems, microprocessor architectures, and rapid prototyping of RF Circuits.

Research Interests

Autonomous Systems
User Acceptance of Autonomous Systems
Autonomous Systems Ethics
Engineering Ethics

Teaching Interests

Embedded Systems
Microprocessors
Digital Logic

Courses Taught

  • Introduction to Computer Organization And Microprocessors
  • Independent Study
  • Digital Systems Principles
  • Embedded Systems in C
  • Introduction to Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Basic Electrical Measurements Laboratory
  • Computer Tools for Electrical and Computer Engineers

Professional Affiliations

  • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers