Professor - Lane Department of Computer Science and Electrical Engineering
Site Director - WVU Center for Identification Technology Research
Dr. Valenti's research and teaching interests are in the areas of communication theory,
wireless networks, error-control coding, secure biometrics, and statistical signal
processing. He previously worked as an Electronics Engineer at the U.S.
Naval Research Laboratory. Dr. Valenti serves as WVU’s Director of the Center
for Identification Technology Research (CITeR). He is a recipient of the
2019 MILCOM Award for Sustained Technical Achievement. Dr. Valenti is registered
as a Professional Engineer (P.E.) in the state of West Virginia and is a Fellow
of the IEEE.
Ph.D.,Electrical Engineering, Virginia Tech, 1999
M.S., Electrical Engineering, Johns Hopkins, 1995
B.S., Electrical Engineering, Virginia Tech, 1992