Daniel B. Koch

Daniel B. Koch

PhD, Senior R&D Staff

Phone: (865) 241-9096
Fax: (865) 574-6275
Email: kochdb@ornl.gov

Expertise

Modeling, Simulation, and Visualization
Digital Signal Processing
Electronic Communication and Navigation

Education

PhD, Electrical Engineering, University of Missouri-Rolla (1984)
MS, Electrical Engineering, University of Missouri-Rolla (1979)
BS, Electrical Engineering, University of Missouri-Rolla (1977)

Professional Experience

2005 – Present, Senior R&D Staff, Oak Ridge National Lab, Oak Ridge, TN
1987 – 2005, Associate Professor, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN
1985 – 1987, Senior Engineer, STG Electrosystems, St. Louis, MO
1980 – 1985, Senior Engineering Specialist, Emerson Electric Co., St. Louis, MO
1978 – 1980, Engineer, McDonnell Aircraft Co., St. Louis, MO

Awards, Honors, and Certifications

  • Significant Event Award, Oak Ridge National Lab, 2008, 2011
  • Sigma Xi, 1992
  • Senior Member, IEEE, 1989

Professional Interests

  • Modeling, simulation, visualization, navigation, digital signal processing

Selected Publications

Koch, D. B. and Payne, P. W. (2012). An Incident Management Preparedness and Coordination Toolkit. Proceedings of the IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference, in publication.

Payne, P. W. and Koch, D. B. (2011). A Counter-IED Preparedness Methodology for Large Event Planning. Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Technologies for Homeland Security, 185-189.

Koch, D. B. (2011). Creating a Software Framework for Simulating Satellite Geolocation. Proceedings of the IEEE Southeastcon, 180-184.

Koch, D. B. (2010). A Geospatial Integrated Problem Solving Environment for Homeland Security Applications. Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Technologies for Homeland Security, 211-215.

Koch, D. B. (2007). PortSim – A Port Security and Visualization Tool. Proceedings of the 41st Annual IEEE International Carnahan Conference on Security Technology, 109-116.

Koch, D. B. (2006). Airport Viz - a 3D Tool to Enhance Security Operations. Proceedings of the 4th International Aviation Security Technology Symposium, 454-460.

Vadlamudi, S. & Koch, D. B. (2004). A Virtual and Augmented Reality System Design to Assist Operations at the Chattanooga Creek Superfund Cleanup Site. Proceedings of the IEEE Southeastcon '04, 60-66.

Ragsdale, G. & Koch, D. B. (2003). Techniques for Simulating Phase Coherent Tracking Systems. Proceedings of the IEEE Southeastcon '03, 38-43.

Koch, D. B. (2002). Using Tools to Create Tools: CheckPoint Viz - A Case Study. Proceedings of the International Applied Modeling and Simulation Conference '02, 206-211.

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