• Electronic Systems Engineering Technology
  • Senior Professor & Professor Emeritus
  • Program Coordinator, Multidisciplinary Engineering Technology
Joseph A. Morgan

Educational Background

  • D.E., Texas A&M University, 1983
  • M.S., Texas A&M University, 1980
  • B.S., California State University-Sacramento, 1975

Research Interests

    • Microprocessor-based data acquisition and control systems
    • Airspace management systems
    • Radar performance
    • Analysis systems

Awards & Honors

  • Charlotte and Walter Buchanan Faculty Fellow Award – 2015-16
  • Former Student Association Distinguished Award in Teaching - 2014
  • Former Student Association Outstanding Faculty Award, 2012
  • Texas A&M University College of Engineering Faculty Fellow Award 2008-2009
  • United States Patent, Advanced Law Enforcement and Response Technology, Patent Number: 6,411,874 dated June 25, 2002.
  • United States Patent, Advanced Law Enforcement and Response Technology, Patent Number: 6,161,066 dated December 12, 2000.
  • Letter of Commendation - FAA Terminal Surveillance Products Group, Washington, DC, 1999.
  • Jerry B. Davis ’52 Fellow, Texas A&M University College of Engineering, 1998-1999.
  • Golden Hammer Award, Development of ALERT Architecture - National Performance Review Committee for Improving Government Efficiency, 1997.
  • Former Student Association Outstanding Faculty Award, 1997.

Selected Publications

  • Morgan, J.A, Porter, J.R., Karrer, D., Rodriguez, V., "STRATA-1: A Public/Private/Academic Partnership for Undergraduate Applied Research,” 2016 American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference, New Orleans, LA, 2016.
  • Porter, J.R., Morgan, J.A, Zhan, W., “Multidisciplinary Engineering Technology: Addressing the Change in Industry Workforce Needs,” 2016 American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference, New Orleans, LA, 2016.
  • Malawey, D., Morgan, J.A., “Development of a Mechatronics Course using a Robotic Platform,” 2016 ASEE Gulf-Southwest Annual Conference, Ft Worth, TX, March 2016.
  • Morgan, J.A., Porter, J.R., “Small Business Support for Small Business,” 2016 Conference for Industry and February 2016.
  • Porter, J., Morgan, J.A., Vanegas, J., Hill, R., Lester, R., Steele, A., “A Course in Innovative Product Design: A Collaboration Between Architecture, Business, and Engineering,” 2015 Frontiers in Engineering Annual Conference, El Paso, TX, 2015.