Mohammod Ali received the B.Sc. degree in electrical and electronic engineering from the Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology in 1987, and the M.A.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees, both in electrical engineering, from the University of Victoria, Canada, in 1994 and 1997, respectively. He was with the Bangladesh Institute of Technology, from 1988 to 1992. From January 1998 to August 2001, he was with Ericsson Inc., Research Triangle Park, NC. Since August 2001, he has been with the Department of Electrical Engineering, University of South Carolina, where currently he is Associate Professor. He was a visiting summer faculty researcher at the Air Force Research Laboratory at the Wright Patterson Air Force Base, Dayton, Ohio in 2010. He was also a Visiting Research Scientist with the Motorola Corporate EME Research Laboratory, Plantation, FL, during June to August 2004. He is the author/coauthor of over 100 publications and patents. His research interests include miniature embedded antennas, meta-materials and their antenna applications, conformal load bearing antennas, wireless sensors, and portable/wearable antennas and their interactions with humans (SAR). Dr. Ali is the recipient of the 2003 National Science Foundation Faculty Career Award. He is also the recipient of the College of Engineering and Information Technology Young Investigator Award from the University of South Carolina in 2006 and the Research Progress Award in 2009. Prof. Ali has served as a member of the Technical Program Committee for the IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society’s International Symposium. He served as the Technical Program Co-Chair for the 2009 IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society’s International Symposium in Charleston, South Carolina. Prof. Ali is an Associate Editor for the journal IEEE Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters. He also serves on the Editorial Board of the International Journal of Antennas and Propagation.
Biography Updated on 6 February 2011