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Fellow
Deen
Mohamed Jamal
Current position: 
Distinguished University Professor and Senior Canada Research Chair
Current nationality: 
Canada
Guyana
Current residence: 
Canada
Affiliation/Institution: 
McMaster University, Canada
Biodata: 
Deen is a Distinguished University Professor, Senior Canada Research Chair in Information Technology and Director of the Micro- and Nano-Systems Laboratory at McMaster University, Canada. His current research interests include nano-/opto-electronics, nanotechnology and data analytics and their emerging applications in health and environment. His research records include more than 600 peer-reviewed articles and two textbooks “Silicon Photonics-Fundamentals and Devices” and “Fiber Optic Communications-Fundamentals and Applications”. He was awarded four honorary doctorate degrees in recognition of his exceptional research and scholarly accomplishments, exemplary professionalism and valued service, especially to the developing world. He is elected to Fellow status in twelve national academies and professional societies including the Royal Society of Canada (RSC), Chinese Academy of Sciences, National Academy of Sciences – India, IEEE, ECS and APS. He served as the elected President of the Academy of Science, RSC from 2015 to 2017. Most recently, he was elected to the Order of Canada (July 2018), the highest civilian honor awarded by the Government of Canada.
Sustainable Development Goals: 
3 - Good health and well-being
4 - Quality education
6 - Clean water and sanitation
9 - Industry, innovation and infrastructure
Elected
2020
Place of Birth: 
Georgetown
Country of birth: 
Guyana
Section:
06-Engineering Sciences
Last updated on 31/07/2020