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Muhammad Mustafa Hussain (Full CV is at the bottom of this page)

Professor, Electrical Engineering, Computer Electrical Mathematical Science and Engineering Division

Principal Investigator, Integrated Nanotechnology Lab

Principal Innovator, Integrated Disruptive Electronic Applications (IDEA) Lab

King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), Thuwal, Saudi Arabia

Phone: +966-544-700-072 or +1-512-351-3527

Email: muhammadmustafa.hussain@kaust.edu.sa

Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Muhammad_M._Hussain

Founder: live! electronics, LLC. Austin, TX, USA; Global presence: Saudi Arabia, Bangladesh, India, UAE

Citizenship: USA

EDUCATION

University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, USA, 2003-2005

Ph.D. in Electrical and Computer Engineering, December 2005

Dissertation Title: Advanced Nanofabrication Processes for Sub-45 nm CMOS

Advisors: Prof. Baxter Womack and Prof. Dean Neikirk

University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, USA, 2003-2004

MSc in Electrical and Computer Engineering (Solid State Electronics), August 2004

Dissertation Title: Modeling and Simulation of Non-Planar 3D FinFETs, Advisor: Prof. Dean Neikirk


University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA, 2001-2002

MSc in Electrical Engineering (Electrophysics), December 2002


Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology, Dhaka, Bangladesh, 1995-2000

B.Sc. in Electrical and Electronic Engineering, August 2000

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Professor, Electrical Engineering, KAUST (Jul ‘17 - present)

Associate Professor, Electrical Engineering, KAUST (Jul ‘13- Jun ‘17)

Assistant Professor, Electrical Engineering, KAUST (Aug ‘09-Jun ‘13)

Program Manager, Emerging Technology, SEMATECH, Inc., Austin, TX, USA (Jan ‘08- Aug ‘09)

Process Integration Assignee, 22 nm Node – Non-planar MugFET CMOS, Texas Instruments, Dallas, TX, USA (Nov ‘06-Jan ‘08)

Project Engineer, Front End Processes, SEMATECH, Inc., Austin, TX, USA (Jan ‘06- Oct ‘06)

HONORS AND SCHOLARLY AWARDS (Student or post-docs are underlined)

  1. 2018: Exhibit, California Science Museum, San Francisco, California, USA
  2. 2017: Distinguished Service Award as IEEE EDS Distinguished Lecturer by IEEE Electron Devices Society
  3. 2016: Elected Fellow of American Physical Society (APS) “For contributions to exploration, evaluation, and transition of planar and non-planar high-k/metal gate complementary metal oxide semiconductor electronics, silicon/silicon-germanium/III-V nanotube devices, and flexible, stretchable, reconfigurable complementary metal–oxide–semiconductor electronic systems.”
  4. 2016: Top 5 Finalist, World Technology Award for Health and Medicine (http://www.wtn.net/summit-2016/finalists)
  5. 2016: Fellow, World Technology Network (http://www.wtn.net/members)
  6. 2016: Best Featured Article of 2015, Applied Physics Letters –for the paper by N. Alfaraj, A. M. Hussain, G. A. Torres Sevilla, M. T. Ghoneim, J. P. Rojas, A. B. Aljedaani, and M. M. Hussain,“Functional integrity of flexible n-channel metal─oxide─semiconductor field-effect transistors on a reversibly bistable platform, Appl. Phys. Lett. 107, 174101 (2015). [Cover Page and Feature Article]; http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.4934355)
  7. 2016: 3rd Prize, Falling Walls 2015, KAUST awarded to PhD student Arwa Kutbee (Finalist in World Final in Berlin 9th November 2016)
  8. 2016: 5th Prize, Falling Walls 2016, KAUST awarded to PhD student Galo Torres Sevilla
  9. 2016: Invited Speaker, TEDx Saudi Arabia, KAUST, Saudi Arabia 2017
  10. 2016: Invited Participant, Arab-American Frontiers of Science, Engineering and Medical Science 2016 (Organized by The National Academies of USA and US National Science Foundation)
  11. 2016: IEEE Region 5 Outstanding Individual Achievement Award 2015
  12. 2016: Top Paper 2015, Applied Physics Letters –for the paper by N. Alfaraj, A. M. Hussain, G. A. Torres Sevilla, M. T. Ghoneim, J. P. Rojas, A. B. Aljedaani, and M. M. Hussain,“Functional integrity of flexible n-channel metal─oxide─semiconductor field-effect transistors on a reversibly bistable platform, Appl. Phys. Lett. 107, 174101 (2015). [Cover Page and Feature Article]; http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.4934355)
  13. 2016: Best Poster Award in Electronic Materials to PhD Student Arwa Kutbee, KAUST-NSF Research Conference on Electronic Materials, Devices and Systems 2016
  14. 2016: Best Poster Award in Electron Devices to PhD Student Galo Torres Sevilla, KAUST-NSF Research Conference on Electronic Materials, Devices and Systems 2016
  15. 2016: Fellow, Institute of Physics (IoP), United Kingdom (inducted February 2016)
  16. 2015: Editor, IEEE Trans. Elect. Dev. (from November 2015)
  17. 2015: Outstanding Young Texas Exes Award 2015 (Univ. Texas Austin Alumni Award)
  18. 2015: Invited Participant, Arab-American Frontiers of Sensors 2015 (Organized by The National Academies of USA and US National Science Foundation)
  19. 2015: ASME Student Stipend to PhD Student Aftab Hussain, ASME IMECE 2015
  20. 2015: 3rd Prize, Falling Walls 2015, KAUST awarded to PhD student Joanna Nassar
  21. 2014: Scientific American Top 10 World Changing Ideas 2014 for the paper by J. E. Mink, R. Qaisi, B. E. Logan, M. M. Hussain, “Energy Harvesting from Saliva in Micro-Sized Microbial Fuel Cells” NPG (Nature) Asia Materials, (2014) 6, e89; doi:10.1038/am.2014.1
  22. 2014: Member, International Advisory Board, Energy Technology (Wiley-VCH)
  23. 2014: Finalist, Falling Walls Lab 2014, PhD Student Aftab Hussain
  24. 2014: Best Poster Award in Electron Devices to PhD Student Hossain Fahad, KAUST-NSF Research Conference on Electronic Materials, Devices and Systems 2014
  25. 2013: World Intellectual Property 2013 Silver Medal awarded to PhD Student Amal Al-Amri
  26. 2013: Fellow, Institute of Nanotechnology, UK (Invited in March 2013)
  27. 2013: 3rd Prize, WEP Poster Competition awarded to PhD Student Aftab Hussain
  28. 2012: DOW Chemical Sustainability and Innovation Challenge Award 2012 awarded to PhD Student Salman Inayat for Thermoelectric Windows
  29. 2012: IEEE Electron Devices Society Distinguished Lecturer (Selected in December 2012)
  30. 2012: Best Poster Award, Electrophysics, Electrical Engineering, KAUST awarded to PhD Student Hossain Fahad
  31. 2011: Best Research Award, 5th Graduate Research Symposium 2011, KFUPM awarded to PhD Student Jhonathan Rojas
  32. 2011: 1st Prize, PhD Research Award, Physical Science and Engineering Division, KAUST awarded to PhD Student Hossain Fahad
  33. 2011: 2nd Prize, PhD Research Award, Physical Science and Engineering Division, KAUST awarded to PhD Student Jhonathan Rojas
  34. 2011: 1st Prize, PhD Research Award, Chemical and Life Science and Engineering Division, KAUST awarded to PhD Student Justine Mink
  35. 2010: Editor-in-Chief of Applied Nanoscience, Springer-NATURE
  36. 2010: IEEE Senior Member – only 8% of nearly 400,000 IEEE members are Senior Members
  37. 2005: Finalist, Best Teaching Assistantship Award 2005, University of Texas at Austin
  38. 2003: Inducted Member, Engineering Honor Society (Tau Beta Pi).
  39. 2003: Victor L. Hand Endowed Fellowship, University of Texas at Austin
  40. 2000: 3rd Prize, Undergraduate Research Project, Bangladesh Univ. Engr. and Tech.
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