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Welcome to the Web site of Dr. David F. Barbe, Professor Emeritus of Electrical and Computer Engineering and former Director of the Maryland Technology Enterprise Institute (Mtech) in the A. James Clark School of Engineering at the University of Maryland, College Park.

Areas of expertise include:

    • Electronic Imaging – CCD and CMOS
    • Technology Entrepreneurship and Innovation
    • Technology Commercialization
    • Ethics in Technology

Technical, Entrepreneurship and Innovation Recognition include:

    • Life Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
    • White House Champion of Change, 2111
    • Daily Record Innovator of the Year Award, 2011
    • Olympus Lifetime of Educational Innovation Award,¬† 2008
    • American Society of Engineering Education Entrepreneurship Division Outstanding Entrepreneurship Educator Award,¬† 2003
    • Stanford’s Price Foundation Innovative Educators Award for Hinman CEOs Program, 2002