Heng-Ming Tai

Heng-Ming Tai

ProfessorJ. Newton Rayzor Hall 1135

Education and Degrees Earned

  • Ph. D. in Electrical Engineering, Texas Tech University, 1987
    Minor in Applied Mathematics
  • M.S. in Electrical Engineering, Texas Tech University, 1983
  • B.S. in Electrical Engineering, National Tsing-Hua University, 1980

Areas of Research Focus

  • Digital Signal and Image Processing
  • Power Electronics
  • Intelligent Control

Courses Taught at TU

  • Control Theory and Applications (EE 4053)
  • Digital Signal Processing (EE 4213)
  • Random Process in Engineering (EE 7031)
  • Signal & Linear Systems (EE 3113)

Awards & Recognition

  • K. C. Wong Education Foundation Fellowship, Hong Kong, 2005
  • Who's Who in American Education, Who's Who in Science and Engineering
  • Who's Who in America, Who's Who in the South and Southwest


  • Y. Xiao, P. Wei, and H.-M. Tai, “Autocorrelation-based algorithm for single-frequency estimation,” Signal Processing, vol. 87, no. 6, pp. 1224-1233, June 2007.

  • Z. Fu, L. Zhou, and H.-M. Tai, “Current pulse generation for transient electromagnetic applications,” Electric Power Components and Systems, vol. 35, no. 11, pp. 1201-1218, Nov. 2007.

  • X. Du, L. Zhou, H. Lu, and H.-M. Tai, “DC link active power filter for three-phase diode rectifier,” IEEE Trans. Industrial Electronics, vol. 59, no. 3, pp. 1430-1442, March 2012

  • H.-M. Tai and C. Jing, “Design and efficient Implementation of a modulated complex lapped transform processor using pipelining technique,” IEICE Transactions on Fund. Electronics, Communications and Computer, vol. E84-A, no. 5, pp. 1280-1287, May 2001.

  • H. Liu, Y. Jiang, Y. Ye, and H.-M. Tai, “Efficient design of continuously adjustable reactors for distribution networks,” Electric Power Components and Systems, vol. 33, pp. 525-537, May 2005.

  • Y. Min, P. Wei, X. Xiao, and H.-M. Tai, “Efficient EM initialization method for time delay estimation,” IEE Electronics Letters, vol. 38, no. 12, pp. 935-936, June 2003.

  • H.-M. Tai and C. Jing, “Fast algorithm and efficient implementation for modulated lapped transforms,” IEE Proceedings - Vision, Image, and Signal Processing, vol. 149, no. 1, pp. 27-32, Feb. 2002.