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King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals

Electrical Engineering Department

Professor

DR. ABU HAMED M. ABDUR-RAHIM

 

My Biography

Education

  • Ph.D., University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada, 1972.

  • B.Sc.(Electrical Engineering), University of Engineering and Technology, Dhaka, Bangladesh, 1966.
     

HONORS AND AWARDS

  • Government of East Pakistan Talent Award(1960).

  • College Merit Award(1961).

  • Merit Award in College Final Conducted by East Pakistan Secondary Education Board (1962).

  • Talent Scheme Award(1962).

  • Canadian Commonwealth Scholarship Award(1968-72).

  • British Commonwealth Academic Fellow Award(1978).

  • Best Researcher Nominee in Applied EE, KFUPM, Dhahran---1985, 86, 87 and 88.

  • Distinguished International Research Fellowship Award, Faculty of Engineering, University of Calgary, Canada, October 2003

 

Positions Held

  •  Visiting Professor, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada, August 2003-January 2004, June-Aug. 2005.

  • Professor of Electrical Engineering (visiting), K.F. University of Petroleum and Minerals, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, September 1995 - to date (also worked between 1978-88).

  • DeVry Institute of Technology, Calgary, Alberta, Canada, February 1998 – October, 1998 (while on leave from KFUPM).

  • Professor of Electrical Engineering, University of Bahrain, September 1988 - August 2005.

  • Visiting Fellow, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, UK, January 1978 - September 1978.

  • Associate/Assistant Professor, Lecturer,Bangladesh University of Engineering, January 1967 - December 1977.

  • Research Fellow/Teaching Fellow, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada, September 1968- August 1972.
     

MEMBERSHIP IN PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

  • Fellow, I.E. (Bangladesh)

  • Senior Member, IEEE (USA).
     

 
 
 

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