College / Department

Teaching areas

Advanced Learning Technology,Low-Cost Hardware/Software Co-Design, Internet of Things

Research areas

Advanced Learning Technologies, Internet of Things, Software Design


B.S. (High Distinction), University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 1983.
PhD, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 1991.

Professional experience

American University of Sharjah, 2003-
Chief Technology Officer, Knowledge Platform, Inc., Singapore, 2001-2003.
Chief Executive Officer, Askari Information Systems Limited, 1998-2001.
Principal Software Design Engineer, AMCS Inc, Minnesota, USA, 1994-98.
Assistant Professor of Computer and Electrical Engineering, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania, USA,1992-95.


Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE)
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