Dr. Igor Tsukerman

Dr. Igor Tsukerman

Title: Professor
Dept/Program: Electrical and Computer Engineering
Office: ASEC 553
Phone: 330-972-8041
Email: igor@uakron.edu
Website: https://blogs.uakron.edu/tsukerman/
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Dr. Tsukerman came to UA in 1995. Prior to that, he worked as a Principle Research Associate for GE Canada and The University of Toronto and as a Research Associate/Engineer for The Electrosila Research Institute in St. Petersburg, Russia. Dr. Tsukerman has over 200 refereed publications, two books, and six book chapters. He is the Editor-in-Chief of a five-volume book set and has completed numerous conference papers. Dr. Tsukerman is also the recipient of five major NSF awards.


Electromagnetic analysis and simulation; nanophotonics; metamaterials; homogenization theory and applications; plasmonics; computational methods; finite element analysis; finite difference schemes.


  • Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering, St. Petersburg Polytechnic, Russia 1988
  • B.Sc. / M.Sc. with honors in Control Systems, St. Petersburg Polytechnic, Russia 1982


Programming for Engineers, Electromagnetic Fields, Tools for ECE, Signals and Systems, Circuits, Basis Electrical Engineering, Digital Logic Design, Digital Signal Processing, Random Signal Analysis, Electromagnetic Theory, Computer Simulation of Nanoscale Systems