Dr. John B. Peatman

John B. Peatman is a Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at The Georgia Institute of Technology. He received his BSEE degree from Swarthmore College and MSEE and Ph.D. degrees from Case Western Reserve University. He has worked for Honeywell and has worked as a design engineer with Hewlett-Packard Company during five summers plus a year in Scotland. He is the recipient of several teaching awards and the author of the following textbooks:

  • Coin-Cell-Powered Embedded Design
  • Embedded Design with the PIC18F452 Microcontroller
  • Design with PIC Microcontrollers
  • Design with Microcontrollers
  • Digital Hardware Design
  • Microcomputer-Based Design
  • The Design of Digital Systems

He has served as the chair of the "IEEE-488 General Purpose Instrumentation Bus" committee of IEEE. He is a director of Intelligent Systems Corporation and a Fellow of the IEEE. Professor Peatman's current research interests include the design of low-cost development tools for microcontrollers as well as applications of microcontrollers.