Ezz I. El-Masry
Received B. Eng. and M. A. Sc. in Electrical Eng. from Alexandria Univ., Egypt in 1967 and 1972; respectively and the Ph. D. degree in Elec. Eng. from Univ. of Manitoba, Canada in 1977. He was a member of the scientific staff at the National Research Council (NRC) of Canada, Ottawa. In 1978 he joined the Dept. of Elec. Eng. at the Univ. of Illinois at Urbana, US. In 1983 he joined the Dept. of Elec. & Comp. Eng. Dalhousie Univ. where he is presently a Professor and Head. He was a Visiting Professor at the Univ. of Kuwait in 1989-1990 and at KFUPM in Saudi Arabia in 1997-1998. Served as a consultant to industries, research labs in USA, Canada, China and the UNESCO Office. His mean research interests are in the area of analog and mixed-signal microelectronics in particular; analog VLSI circuits for low-voltage and low-power applications. He was a member and Principal Investigator of the Canadian Network of Centres of Excellence on Microelectronics. He has authored and co-authored over 200 publications. He is the recipient of the Myril B. Reed Best Paper Awards (twice). He has served in many Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) committees; including: - Grant selection committee on Communications, Computers and Components. - Discovery Accelerated Supplements Committee on Elec. Eng., Computer Science and Mathematics. - Selection Committee of Doctoral Prizes in Eng, and Comp. Science - Hertzberg Canada Gold Medal of Science and Engineering. He is a member of the Steering and Technical Program Committees of the Midwest Symp. on Circuits and Systems (MWSCAS) since 1989 and a member of the IEEE Technical Committee on Circuits and Systems for Communications since 2007.
Biography Updated on 4 January 2011