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Syed Abu Nasar

Syed Abu Nasar, Indian electrical engineering educator. Chartered electrical engineer, United Kingdom. Recipient Aurel Vlaicu award Romanian National Academy, 1978; National Science Foundation research grantee, 1966-1987, 92—. Fellow Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (life; Nikola Tesla award 2000), Institution Electrical Engineers London.

Background

  • Nasar, Syed Abu was born on December 25, 1932 in Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh, India. Came to the United States, 1956. Son of Syed M. and Syeda (Begum) Y.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Agra University, 1951. Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, Dacca University, 1955. Master of Science in Electrical Engineering, Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University, 1957.

      Doctor of Philosophy, University California, Berkeley, 1963.

    Career

    • Associate professor University Kentucky, Lexington, 1968-1970, professor electrical engineering, since 1970, University Research professor, 1989-1997, chairman, 1980-1987, director graduate studies, 1980-1987. Visitor British Council, London, 1964.

    Major achievements

    • Chartered electrical engineer, United Kingdom.

    Works

    • Author or co-author 35 books on electrical engineering, 1970-1998. Editor Electrical Machines and Power Systems Journal, since 1976. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Fellow Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (life. Nikola Tesla award 2000), Institution Electrical Engineers London.

    Connections

    • Married Sara Samad, September 3, 1961. Children– Naheed, Sajida.
    • father: Syed M. Y.
    • mother: Syeda (Begum) Y.
    • spouse: Sara Samad
    • children: Naheed Nasar
    • Sajida Nasar
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    Born December 25, 1932
    Nationality
    • 1951
      Agra University
    • 1955
      Dacca University
    • 1957
      Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University
    • 1963
      University California
    • 1968 - 1970
      Associate, professor University Kentucky
      Lexington, Kentucky, United States
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