A. H. Tewfik
Ahmed Tewfik received his B.S. degree from Cairo University, Cairo, Egypt, in 1982 and his M.S., E.E., and S.D. degrees from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, in 1984, 1985, and 1987, respectively. Dr. Tewfik has worked at Alphatech, Inc., Burlington, MA, in 1987. He is the E. F. Johnson Professor of electronic communications with the Department of Electrical Engineering at the University of Minnesota. He served as a Consultant to MTS Systems, Inc., Eden Prairie, MN, and Rosemount, Inc., Eden Prairie, MN, and worked with Texas Instruments and Computing Devices International. From August 1997 to August 2001, he was the President and CEO of Cognicity, Inc., an entertainment marketing software tools publisher that he cofounded. Dr. Tewfik is a Fellow of the IEEE. He was a distinguished Lecturer of the IEEE Signal Processing Society in 1997–1999. He received the IEEE Third Millennium Award in 2000.
Biography Updated on 31 December 2006