Contact Information

Luter Hall 313
Christopher Newport University
1 University Place
Newport News, VA 23606

Telephone: +1 (757) 594-7829
Fax: +1 (757) 594-7919
E-mail: riedl at cnu dot edu

Office Hours

Tuesday, 11:00am - noon
Thursday, 11:00am - noon
Friday, 10:00am - 11:30am

Teaching (Fall 2013)

  • ENGR 121: Engineering Design (TR 11:00-12:15)
  • CPEN 498: Computer Engineering Capstone (TR 9:30 - 10:45)

Research and Grants

Research Areas

  • Network Design, Dimensioning and Routing Optimization
  • Sensor Networking and Sensor Webs



External Research Opportunities

Student Projects

Possible fields for projects, independent studies, senior theses, or master theses:

  • Sensor Networking: Concepts and Implementation
  • Sensor Webs and Web Services
  • Security in Sensor Networks
  • Sensor Networking: Body Area Networks (Simulations)
  • Robotics/UAVs

Completed Projects

Short Bio

Dr. Anton Riedl studied Electrical Engineering at Munich University of Technology (Technische Universität München) and graduated with a Dipl.-Ing. degree in December 1996. As a Fulbright Scholar he spent the year 1994/95 at Purdue University where he received the M.S. degree in Electrical Engineering. From 1997 to 2003 he was a research assistant and Ph.D. candidate at the Institute of Communication Networks (Prof. Dr.-Ing. J. Eberspächer) at Munich University of Technology. He received the Dr.-Ing. degree in January 2004. Since August 2003 he has been with the Department of Physics, Computer Science and Engineering at Christopher Newport University.