Min-Chang Lee


PhD, University of California, San Diego, 1977

Radio Communications and Plasma Research

(617) 353-3363
office: PHO 520
office hours: Tuesday, Thursday, 1:00–2:00 PM

Honors, Awards, and Editorships

  • 2008 BU ECE Award for Excellence in Teaching
  • 2005 Arecibo Observatory certificate in recognition of distiguished
  • Past Associate Editor, AGUs Radio Science

Classes Taught

  • EK130 Introduction to Engineering
  • EK131/132 Introduction to Engineering
  • EK307 Electric Circuit Theory
  • EC410 Introduction to Electronics
  • EC453 Introduction to Electromagnetics
  • EC454 Electrodynamics
  • EC455 Electromagnetic Systems I
  • EC456 Electromagnetic Systems II
  • EC700 Advanced Special Topics
  • EC731 Applied Plasma Physics

Research Interests

  • alternative energy sources and environmental impacts
  • radio communications
  • experimental plasma physics
  • ionospheric plasma physics

Selected Publications

  • M.C. Lee, R. Pradipta, W. J. Burke, A. Labno, L. M. Burton, J. A. Cohen, S. E. Dorfman, A. J. Coster, M. P. Sulzer, and S. P. Kuo (2008), “Did Tsunami-Launched Gravity Waves Trigger Ionospheric Turbulence over Arecibo?,” J. Geophys. Res., 113, A01302, doi:10.1029/2007JA012615.
  • S.P Kuo, Y.-L. Wu, R. Pradipta, J. A. Cohen, and M. C. Lee (2008), “VLF wave generation by amplitude-modulated HF heater waves at Gakona, Alaska,” Geophys. Res. Lett., 35, L13101, doi:10.1029/2008GL034414.
  • Labno, A., R. Pradipta, M. C. Lee, M. P. Sulzer, L. M. Burton, J. A. Cohen, S. P.  Kuo, and D. L. Rokusek (2007), “Whistlermode wave interactions with ionospheric plasmas over Arecibo,” J. Geophys. Res., 112, A03306, doi:10.1029/2006JA012089.
  • Pradipta, R., A. Labno, M. C. Lee, W. J. Burke, M. P. Sulzer, J. A. Cohen, L. M. Burton, S. P. Kuo, and D. L. Rokusek (2007), “Electron precipitation from the inner radiation belt above Arecibo,” Geophys. Res. Lett., 34, L08101, doi:10.1029/2007GL029807.
  • J.A. Cohen, L.M. Burton, R. Pradipta, A. Labno, M.C. Lee, S.P. Kuo, B.J. Watkins, S. Oyama, “Ionospheric Ducts and Plasma Waves Induced by HF Heater over Gakona,” Proceedings of XXIX General Assembly of the International Union of Radio Science, August 7-16, 2008, Chicago, Illinois, USA.