Cyrus Johnson

Mr. Cyrus Johnson

Director of Engineering, SEACOMP
Member, ECE Board of Advisors

Contact Information

Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering

    Cy Johnson is an alumni of University of California, Riverside. He earned his B.S. degrees in electrical engineering and mathematics in 1998. As an undergraduate, he worked with Dr. Ilya Dumer on several National Science Foundation research projects in error correcting codes. After graduating from UCR, he earned his M.S. in Electrical Engineering at UCLA in 1999, focusing on communications.
    He has been an independent consultant for the last decade. As a consultant, he works with the latest technology, in multiple fields including:
    • ZigBee lower power mesh network applications, based on IEEE 802.15
    • 4G LTE Channel Estimation using DPUs
    • Proton accelerator for cancer patient treatment
    • HomePlug AV power line communications
    • Secure, tamper proof PIN encrypting smart card devices for the financial industry
    • Security and cryptography for a satellite service provider