Any professional affiliations? Memberships in professional orgs?
IEEE, IET and PEC
What have you done for your alma mater lately?
I worked for CISE department in NED for two and a half years. During that time I helped in establishing IET(formerly IEE) Student Chapter at NEDUET and also served as organizer for several seminars and workshops from IET's platform.
Tell us about you:
I have completed BE and ME degrees in Computer Systems Engg from NED University in 2003 and 2006 respectively. I am presently working towards my MS degree in Computer Engg from King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals Saudi Arabia. My areas of interest are Digital Systems Design and Synthesis and Fault-tolerant computing. After completing higher studies, I intend to make a career in teaching and research.
What are your hobbies?
Reading books, jogging and sometimes playing Squash.
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