Dr. Micha Hohenberger, a professor of Temple’s Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering died last Friday.
A Temple professor for over 20 years, Dr. Hohenberger contributed to the formulation of the graduate program in Electrical Engineering with his research in statistical data communication and digital signal processing. Dr. Hohenberger also published many articles on electroencephalographic signal processing and auditory evoked potentials.
Dr. Hohenberger obtained his Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering in 1974 from Drexel University. He also studied at Technion-Israel Institute of Technology and the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology. Before coming to Temple, Dr. Hohenberger was associated with the Moss Rehabilitation Hospital in Philadelphia and the Veterans Administration Medical Center in Wilmington, De. He was a member of Eta Kappa Nu and Sigma Xi. In 1997, Dr. Hohenberger participated in the Biotechnology Summit at the Tech Prep Consortium.
Dr. Hohenberger is survived by his wife Bonnie; a daughter, Esther; and two sisters Miriam Netanel and Nili Arieli.
Funeral arrangements are scheduled at the Goldstein Funeral Home, 6410 N. Broad St., for Friday, Feb. 2, at 10:45 a.m. Contributions in Dr. Hohenberger’s memory can be sent to the Jewish National Fund, Department 100, 78 Randall Av., Rockville Center, N Y 11570; 1-800-542-8733.