Nicholas J. Kirsch

Phone: (603) 862-0142
Office: Electrical & Computer Engineering, Kingsbury Hall Rm W213, Durham, NH 03824
Nicholas Kirsch


  • Ph.D., Electrical&Electronic Eng. Tec, Drexel University
  • M.S., Electrical&Electronic Eng. Tec, Drexel University
  • B.S., Electrical&Electronic Eng. Tec, University of Wisconsin - Madison

Courses Taught

  • ECE 541: Electric Circuits Recitation
  • ECE 603: Electromagnetic Fields&Waves I
  • ECE 647: Random Processes and Signals
  • ECE 792: Senior Project II
  • ECE 796: Spc Top/Emag for RF Circuits
  • ECE 920: Wireless Communication Systems
  • ECE 999: Doctoral Research

Selected Publications

Kirsch, N. J. (2018). Service Learning in Engineering Education. IEEE Pervasive Computing, 17(2), 57-61. doi:10.1109/MPRV.2018.022511244

Al-Badrawi, M. H., Kirsch, N. J., & Al-Jewad, B. Z. (2017). Intrinsic Mode Function Based Noise Power Estimation With Applications to Semiblind Spectrum Sensing Methods. IEEE Signal Processing Letters, 24(7), 1088-1092. doi:10.1109/LSP.2017.2710883

Al-Badrawi, M. H., Al-Jewad, B. Z., Smith, W. J., & Kirsch, N. J. (2016). A De-noising Scheme Based on the Null Hypothesis of Intrinsic Mode Functions. IEEE Signal Processing Letters, 23(7), 924-928. doi:10.1109/LSP.2016.2569494

Kontopidis, G., Kirsch, N. J., Turner, B., & Escobar, E. R. (2015). 5.5 GHz optically transparent mesh wire microstrip patch antenna. Electronics Letters, 51(16), 1220-1222. doi:10.1049/el.2015.1594

Tefft, J., Bera, R., Kirsch, N. J., & Fu, T. (2015). A Generalized Probabilisitic-Based Indoor Localization Method. Sensors and Transducers, 187(4).

Bhagavatula, R., Heath, R. W., Forenza, A., Kirsch, N. J., & Dandekar, K. R. (2010). Impact of Mutual Coupling on Adaptive Switching Between MIMO Transmission Strategies and Antenna Configurations. Wireless Personal Communications, 52(1), 69-87. doi:10.1007/s11277-008-9513-2

Kirsch, N., Kountouriotis, J., Liang, C., & Dandekar, K. (2009). Experimental evaluation of game theoretic power allocation in MIMO ad-hoc networks. IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, 8(5), 2292-2295. doi:10.1109/TWC.2009.080863

Piazza, D., Kirsch, N. J., Forenza, A., Heath, R. W., & Dandekar, K. R. (2008). Design and Evaluation of a Reconfigurable Antenna Array for MIMO Systems. IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, 56(3), 869-881. doi:10.1109/TAP.2008.916908

Tansu, N., Kirsch, N. J., & Mawst, L. J. (2002). Low-threshold-current-density 1300-nm dilute-nitride quantum well lasers. Applied Physics Letters, 81(14), 2523-2525. doi:10.1063/1.1511290

Most Cited Publications