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Abidi
Asad
Current position: 
Distinguished Chancellor's Professor
Current nationality: 
USA
Current residence: 
USA
Affiliation/Institution: 
University of California, Los Angeles
Biodata: 
Abidi is Distinguished Professor of Electrical Engineering at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). He received his BSc in electrical engineering from Imperial College, London, UK, in 1976, and his MS (1978) and PhD (1981) in electrical engineering from the University of California, Berkeley. He has also served in many other capacities including: Member, technical staff, Advanced LSI Development Laboratory, Bell Laboratories, Murray Hill, NJ, 1981-84; visiting faculty researcher, Hewlett Packard Laboratories, 1989; and editor, IEEE Journal of Solid-state Circuits, 1992-95. He has received several honours including the IEEE Donald O. Pederson Solid-State Circuits Award; Lockheed-Martin Award for Excellence in Teaching, UCLA; IEEE Journal of Solid-State Circuits Best Paper Award; IEEE Millennium Medal; and membership in the US National Academy of Engineering and IEEE. He specializes in the design of analog integrated circuits, and is credited with single-chip CMOS radios. Abidi is the inaugural holder of the Abdus Salam Chair at LUMS, Lahore, Pakistan.
Sustainable Development Goals: 
4 - Quality education
Keywords: 
Analog circuits, circuit design, communication circuits, analog-to-digital converters, electronic instrumentation
Elected
2009
Section:
06-Engineering Sciences
Last updated on 07/03/2018