Richard C. Dorf, Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of California, Davis,
teaches graduate and undergraduate courses in electrical engineering in the ﬁelds of circuits and control
systems. He earned a Ph.D. in electrical engineering from the U.S. Naval Postgraduate School, an M.S. from
the University of Colorado, and a B.S. from Clarkson University. Highly concerned with the discipline of
electrical engineering and its wide value to social and economic needs, he has written and lectured
internationally on the contributions and advances in electrical engineering.