Phone: 505-277-5522

Physical Address

Room 3071
Centennial Engineering Center

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Jim and Ellen King Dean of Engineering and Computing

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Distinguished Professor

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Curriculum Vitae


PhD, EE, North Carolina State University, 1985

MS, EE, North Caroline State University, 1981

BS, Physics and Math, American University in Cairo, 1979


Served as the chair of the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department from 1999 to 2005. He is a Fellow member of IEEE, a member of Commission B of URSI, an IEEE AP-S Distinguished Lecturer (2007-2010), and a Distinguished Professor at UNM. He most recently was associate dean for research in the School of Engineering and previously served as the director of COSMIAC (Configurable Space Microsystems Innovations & Applications Center at UNM). He became dean of the School in July 2017.

Teaching Interests

  • Antennas and EM
  • Microwave Engineering
  • RF Circuits

Research Interests

  • Cognitive Radio
  • Antennas (Reconfigurable, High Power Microwaves, Wireless Communications)
  • Machine Learning Applications in Electromagnetics

Center/Laboratory/Program Affiliations

  • Computational Electromagnetics and Antennas Lab