Designed a direct digital synthesizer module for radar applications. The publication, An Initial Implementation of a Direct Digital Synthesizer Module for Radar Applications, can be found here.
Worked on a team developing software to create an autonomous kayak for ocean monitoring.
Revere Control Systems
Co-op Engineering Student
Fall 2016, Spring 2017, Summer 2018
Designed, built, and tested instrumentation and control systems including communications, SCADA, and motor protection and control for municipal, OEM, and industrial applications.
University of Michigan
PhD Computer Science and Engineering
Graduate research assistant in the Security and Privacy Research lab. More information about the lab can be found at spqr.eecs.umich.edu.
University of Alabama
BS Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering Concentration, Computer Science Minor, Mathematics Minor
During my time at the University of Alabama I was very involved on campus. I held many leadership positions such as President of Eta Kappa Nu, Finance Vice President of Alpha Delta Pi, Secretary of Alpha Kappa Psi, and various other positions. I also received the Eta Kappa Nu Outstanding Senior Award in 2018 and the Fred R. Maxwell Jr. Award in 2017.
 J. Lanier, R. A. Taylor and J. Yan, "An Initial Implementation of a Direct Digital Synthesizer Module for Radar Applications," 2019 SoutheastCon, Huntsville, AL, USA, 2019, pp. 1-2, doi: 10.1109/SoutheastCon42311.2019.9020574.
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