Department of

Electrical Engineering

Serving society through excellence in education, research, scholarship, and public outreach

Tim Kane

Professor of Electrical Engineering

213 Electrical Engineering East

The Pennsylvania State University

University Park, PA 16802

Phone: 814-863-8727

E-mail: tjk7_at_psu_dot_edu

Research Area: Remote Sensing and Space Systems

Dr. Kane joined Penn State in 1992 in a joint appointment with the Applied Research Laboratory where Kane is a Research Associate. Kane is also an adjunct faculty member in the Department of Meteorology.


Ph.D. University of Illinois, Electrical Engineering

M.S. University of Illinois, Electrical Engineering

B.S. University of Illinois, Electrical Engineering


Optical remote sensing (specifically laser radar or lidar), atmospheric and oceanic measurements and modeling, data analysis and interpretation.

Selected Publications and Patents

Link to selected publications and patents

Honors and Awards