Andrew Greenberg

Andrew Greenberg


Office: ECE adjuncts office (FAB 85-02)
Cell: 503-708-7711


Research Interests:

  • Interdisciplinary, team-based, experiential engineering education
  • Aerospace systems, with an emphasis on embedded systems in aerospace
  • Extremely low power embedded systems
  • Wearable and networked sensors
  • Neuropsychological testing


  • ECE 411: Industry Design Processes
  • ECE 412: Senior Project Development I
  • ECE 413: Senior Project Development II

Andrew is the Chief Technical Officer at The TOVA Company, a senior Hardware Engineer at APDM wearable technologies (an ERT company), and an embedded systems consultant. At Portland State, he primarily helps operate the Electronics Prototyping Laboraty (EPL), a rapid prototyping lab. Andrew helps out with the Portland State Aerospace Society, which builds small rockets, liquid fuel engines, and nanosatellites. Andrew also helps teach the undergraduate ECE capstone (senior project) sequence of classes. 

Professional Affiliations:

  • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
  • Aerospace and Electronics Systems Society (AESS)
  • Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBS)
  • American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA)

Selected Publications: 


  1. Faust, M., Greenberg, A, Pejcinovic, B., Redesign of Senior Capstone Program in Electrical and Computer Engineering and its Assessment, Proceedings of the 2012 Frontiers in Education Conference (FIE 2012), Seattle, WA, October 2012.
  2. Greenberg, A., Ebinuma, T., “Open Source Software for Commercial Off-the-Shelf GPS Receivers”, Proceedings of the 18th International Technical Meeting of the Satellite Division of The Institute of Navigation (ION GNSS 2005).
  3. Perkins, J., Greenberg A., Cassard, D., Sharp, J., Massey, B., “Free Software and High-Power Rocketry: The Portland State Aerospace Society”, Proceedings of the 2003 USENIX Annual Technical Conference (USENIX ’03)

Selected Patents: 

  1. A. Greenberg, P. M. Riobo Aboy, J. McNames, S. Pearson, G. Gallino, T. Brandon, Wireless synchronized movement monitoring apparatus and system, 11 February 2014, Patent No. US 8647287B2
  2. A. Greenberg, J. McNames, P. M. Riobo Aboy, System and apparatus for continuous monitoring of movement disorders, 30 December 2014, Patent No. US 8920345 B2
  3. J. McNames, P. M. Riobo Aboy, A. Greenberg, Method and apparatus for continuous measurement of motor symptoms in Parkinson’s disease and essential tremor with wearable sensors, 5 April 2016, Patent No. US 9,301,712 B2.