M. Jamal Deen
M. Jamal Deen was born in Guyana. He completed a Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering and applied physics at Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, USA. His Ph.D. dissertation was on the design and modeling of a new CARS spectrometer for dynamic temperature measurements and combustion optimization in rocket and jet engines and was sponsored and used by NASA, Cleveland. He is currently a Professor and the Senior Canada Research Chair in Information Technology, McMaster University. He is the Director of the Micro- and Nano-Systems Laboratory at McMaster. Dr. Deen was a Fulbright Scholar from 1980 to 1982, an American Vacuum Society Scholar from 1983 to 1984, and an NSERC Senior Industrial Fellow in 1993. He was awarded the 2002 Callinan Award from the Electrochemical Society, a Humboldt Research Award in 2006, an IBM Faculty Award in 2006, and an iNEER Achievement Award in 2007, and he has won six best paper awards. Dr. Deen is a Distinguished Lecturer of the IEEE Electron Device Society. His research record includes about 380 peer-reviewed articles (about 80 are invited), 14 invited book chapters, and 7 awarded patents. Dr. Deen is currently an Editor of IEEE Transactions on Electron Devices, Executive Editor of Fluctuations and Noise Letters, and a Member of the Editorial Boards of The Journal of Nanoelectronics and Optoelectronics, the Microelectronics Journal, Open Journal of Applied Physics, and the International Journal of High Speed Electronics and Systems. He has been elected as a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada, a Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Engineering, a Fellow of the Indian national Academy of Engineering, a Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers, a Fellow of the Electrochemical Society, a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, and a Fellow of the Engineering Institute of Canada. His research interests are microelectronics/nanoelectronics and optoelectronics and their emerging applications.
Biography Updated on 11 February 2010