M.S. (1965), Ph.D. (1968) in Electrical Engineering, University of Wisconsin, Madison Wisc.
Digital Design with FPGAs
Analog Circuit Design (Nonlinear DC Biasing)
Analog and Digital VLSI
Faculty at Department of Electrical Engineering, NIU (1987-present)
MOS modeling/characterization and VLSI design engineer at Signetics Corporation, Sunnyvale, California (1984-1987)
Department of Electrical Engineering, Sharif University (1968-1984)
Vice president for research and Industrial cooperation, Sharif University, Tehran, Iran (1983-1984)
Director of the "Research and Product Center", Iranian Radio and Television Association (1980-1982)
Associate Director and then Director of the Materials and Energy Research Center (MERC), Sharif University, Tehran, Iran (1974-1979).
Professional Associations and Honors
Member and then Life Member of IEEE (1965-present)
Eta Kappa Nu (1965-present)
"A Method to Design, Construct and Test Digital Hardware all in Classroom Environment", Proceedings of the FIE2007 Conference, Milwaukee, Wisc., October 11 - 13, 2007.
"Partial Local Biasing, A New Method to Modify/Tune Amplifiers for a Desirable Performance”, 2007 IEEE International Conference on Electro/Information Technology, IIT, Chicago, May 17 – 19, 2007.
"Designing Analog Circuits with Reduced Biasing Power", to be published in the Proceedings of the 13th IEEE International Conference on Electronics, Circuits and Systems, Nice, France Dec. 10– 13, 2006
"New Analysis and Design Technique for Analog Circuits ", Proceedings of the 2006 IEEE International Midwest Symposium On Circuits And Systems, San Juan, Puerto Rico, August 6 – 9, 2006.
"Use of Conditional Additivity in Circuits with Exponential Nonlinearities", Proceedings of the 48th IEEE International Midwest Symposium On Circuits And Systems, Cincinnati, OH, August 7 – 10, 2005.
" Condensed Table of Huffman Coding, A New Approach to Efficient Coding ", IEEE Trans. on Communications, Vol. 52, no. 1, pp 6 – 8, January 2004.
"Memory Efficient and High Speed Search Huffman Coding", IEEE Trans. on Communications, IECMBT, vol.43, no.10, pp.2576-2581, October, 1995.
"Design and Hardware Implementation of a Memory Efficient Huffman Decoding", IEEE Trans. on Consumer Electronics, vo.40, no.3, pp.345-352, August, 1994.