B.Sc. in Physics, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran (1976)
M.A. in Physics, University of Southern California, USA (1978)
M.S. in Electrical Engineering, University of California at Santa Barbara, USA (1980)
Ph.D. in Electronics, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia (1987)
1980-1983 Research Associate: Iran Telecommunication Research Center (ITRC), Tehran, IR.
1987-Now Assistant/ Associate/ Full Professor, Tarbiat Modares University (TMU), Tehran, IR.
1987-1993 Adjunct Professor: Department Physics, Amirkabir University of Technology, Tehran, IR.
1993-1994 Visiting Scholar: School of Electrical Engineering, University of Nottingham, UK.
2009-2010 Visiting Scholar: Dept of ElecEng, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR, USA.
Awarded the national prize for becoming one of the two most prominent Professors of Electrical Engineering for the year 2001-2002, in Iran.
Awarded the national prize for "the best translation" of the year 2004 in the field of Physical Sciences; for translating a book on "Laser Electronics,” from English to Farsi.
Professional Societies Membership
Senior Member of IEEE;
Senior Member of OSA;
Member of the Optics and Photonics Society of Iran (OPSI);
Member of Physical Society of Iran
Member of the Editorial Boards of Three peer reviewed Scientific Journals published in Iran
Member of Steering Committees for Iranian Conference on Electrical Engineering (Since 1992)
Member of Steering Committees for Iranian Conference on Optics and Photonics (Since 2004)
Current Research Interests:
All-optical devices based on:
Photonic Bandgap Materials;
Parity Time Symmetry (PTS);
Avalanche Photo Diodes;
Applied Quantum Mechanics;
Electron Transport in Semiconductors;
III-V Compound Semiconductor Devices;
Semiconductor Electron & Optoelectronic Devices