Professor Pericles Emanuel

Professor Pericles Emanuel


  • Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering Technology, Electrical and Computer Engineering Technology Department, Queensborough Community College of the City University of New York

Best Known For-

  • Making the best linguine with white clam sauce around. Will also stand on his head for clams and oysters on the half shell.


  • “If you have been loved, hated, and envied then you have lived a life worth living” Author unknown
  • “Always put off for tomorrow what doesn’t have to be done today” Author P. Emanuel


  • Electrical Engineer, College Professor, Boatsman, Captain, Fisherman, Gardener, Cook, Author, Husband, and Father.
  • Loves his family, job, students, boating, sports, computers, technology, good dining....what else could one ask for? Winning the Lottery? I’ll settle for a 26 ft Grady White with twin Mercury 275 HP outboards.


  • Professional Engineering License, State of New York
  • MEE, NYU
  • Stuyvesant High School, New York City (any alumni out there?)
  • Former Flight Systems Engineer for Bendix Navigation and Control Division, Teterboro, NJ


  • Motors, Generators, Transformers and Energy by Pericles Emanuel
    "Motors, Generators, Transformers and Energy" by Pericles Emanuel
    Prentice Hall, Englewood Cliffs, NJ

  • "Introduction to Feedback Control Systems"
    by Emanuel and Leff
    McGraw Hill, New York City, NY

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