Reza Adhami received the B.S.E., M.S.E., and Ph.D. degrees in electrical engineering from the University of Alabama-Huntsville, Huntsville, AL, USA, in 1980, 1981, and 1985, respectively. Currently, he is a Professor of electrical and computer engineering at the University of Alabama in Huntsville. Dr. Adhami served as the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department Chair at the University of Alabama in Huntsville from 1997 to 2010. In addition, he was Director of the Share Ph.D. Program in Computer Engineering between UAB and UAH from 1998 to 2002. His research interests include medical image processing, VLSI, signal processing, information assurance, and communication systems. He has published two books and numerous journal and conference articles. He has more than 10 years of industrial experience during which he has designed and implemented many hardware/software systems. Dr. Adhami has been recognized by different organizations for his contributions to high quality research, education, and leadership. He is a recipient of several national and regional awards including the IEEE USA Professional Achievement Award for leadership in building collaborative relationships between industry and academia, IEEE Region III Outstanding Educator Award, and the Maurice Simpson Award for excellence in technical publication.
Biography Updated on 6 November 2013