Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, Aligarh Muslim University, India, 1969. Master of Science in Electrical Engineering, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, 1971. Doctor of Philosophy, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, 1974.
Lecturer department electrical engineering Aligarh Muslim University, India, 1974-1975. Research fellow University Liverpool, England, 1975-1976. Post doctoral fellow University Saskatchewan, 1976-1977.
Assistant professor department electrical engineering University Petroleum and Minerals, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, 1977-1980, associate professor Saudi Arabia, 1980-1982. Associate professor school computer science University Windsor, 1982-1985, professor, 1985-1991, acting director school computer science, 1985-1987. Professor computer science and engineering department University Toledo, 1991-1995, professor, graduate director department electrical engineering and computer science, 1995-1998, professor, undergraduate director, since 1998.
Consultant department communications, Ottawa, 1983-1985.
Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (senior ).
Married Sajida Mansoor, March 13, 1975. Children: Suhail, Nadia, Shadia, Tariq.