Dr. Charles H. Lee, Mathematics



Ph.D., Applied Mathematics, University of California Irvine
NSF Industrial Postdoctoral Fellowship, Center for Research in Scientific Computation, North Carolina State University

Research Areas

His research has been Computational Applied Mathematics with emphases in Control, Fluid Dynamics, Smart Material Structures and Telecommunications and Biomedical Engineering. He has published over 45 professionally refereed papers in Mathematics, Aerospace Engineering, and Bio-Medical Engineering.


1. Carlyn-Ann B. Lee, Charles H. Lee, "Extended Principal Orthogonal Decomposition Method for Cancer Screening," International Journal of Bioscience, Biochemistry and Bioinformatics 2(2), 136-141 (2012).

2. Charles H. Lee; Kar-Ming Cheung; "Mixed integer programming & heuristic scheduling for space communication networks," Aerospace Conference, 2012 IEEE , vol., no., pp.1-10, 3-10 March 2012.

3. Edwards, C.D.; Arnold, B.W.; Bell, D.J.; Bruvold, K.N.; Gladden, R.E.; Ilott, P.A.; Lee, C.H.; , "Relay support for the Mars Science Laboratory and the coming decade of Mars relay network evolution," Aerospace Conference, 2012 IEEE , vol., no., pp.1-11, 3-10 March 2012.

4. Lee, Carlyn B., Lee, Charles. Efficacy of the Extended Principal Orthogonal Decomposition Method on DNA Microarray Data in Cancer Detection, 4th International Conference on Bioinformatics and Biomedical Technology, Feb 2012.

5. C.H. Lee, K.M. Cheung, C. Ho, “A Unified Low-Elevation-Angle Scintillation Model,” Interplanetary Network Directorate Report, 42-185, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, CA, 1-13, (2011).

6. S. Shambayati, S., C.H. Lee, D.D. Morabito, R.J. Cesarone, D.S. Abraham, “Emergency communications for NASA's deep space missions,” IEEE Aerospace Engineering (2011).

7. K. Cheung, C. Ho, A. Kantak, C. H. Lee, R. Tye, E. Richards, C. Sham, A. Schlesinger, B. Barritt, “Wallops’ Low Elevation Link Analysis for the Constellation Launch/Ascent Links,” IEEE Aerospace Engineering (2011).

8. Charles H. Lee and Kristy Tran, "Adaptive Algorithms in Maximizing the Overall Stock Return," Journal of Decisions in Economics and Finance, Springer, 33(2), 81-95 (2010).

Grants & Special Projects

  • 2010   NASA Award for Contribution to the Lunar Constellation Program.
  • 2005   JPL-Interplanetary Network Directorate Award on Mars Relay Telecom Analysis.
  • 2005   Certificate of Service Appreciation, IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference.
  • 2005   University Service Award, California State University Fullerton.
  • 2004   Early Tenure – Early Promotion Award, California State University Fullerton
  • 2004   Outstanding Contribution to Students Award, California State University Fullerton
  • 2004   JPL-Interplanetary Network Directorate Award on Mars Relay Network Planning Tool.
  • 2003   Outstanding University Service Award, California State University Fullerton
  • 2002   Outstanding Paper Award, International Congress Biological Medical Engineering
  • 2002   Outstanding Untenured Faculty Award, Natural Sciences and Mathematics, CSUF
  • Recent student awards include:
    • 2012   Carlyn-Anne Lee, CSUPERB travel grant
    • 2012   Justin Tolentino, Academic Achievement Award, Mathematics, NSM, CSUF
    • 2009   Lynette Zamora, Faculty-Student Research/Creative Activity Grant, FDC