Tiffany L. Lakins


PhD Candidate
DEGREES: BSEE 2011, BSCE 2011, MSEE 2017,  Drexel University
PHONE: 215-895-1466
EMAIL: tll38 @


Tiffany Lakins received her dual BS degrees in Computer Engineering and Electrical Engineering from Drexel University in 2011. Her degrees were completed under the four-year co-op program. Following graduation, she enrolled in the Ph. D graduate program at Drexel University’s Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, studying in the Power Engineering field.  She recently added the MS program and applied for her Masters in 2017.

Ms. Lakins is a member of CEPE and currently works as a Research Assistant for Dr. Karen Miu (formerly Dr. Chika Nwankpa). Her research interests include measurement and sensing analyses as they pertain to power distribution system monitoring and control, as well as renewable source installations and micro-grids.


T. L. Lakins, C. O. Nwankpa, “Measurement Location Analysis for Information Embedded Power Systems,” in Proc. 2015 IEEE International Symposium on  Circuits and Systems (ISCAS), pp. 1883-1886, 24-27 May 2015.
doi: 10.1109/ISCAS.2015.7169025

T. L. Lakins and C. O. Nwankpa, “Measurement sensitivity analysis of information embedded power systems using ABCD matrices,” 2016 Resilience Week (RWS), Chicago, IL, 2016, pp. 95-100.
doi: 10.1109/RWEEK.2016.7573314

Drexel University Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering