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researcher , electrical engineering educator

Vijay Kumar Arora, American Electrical engineering educator, researcher. Achievements include development of quantum theory for the study of modern nanoelectronic devices; research and development in high speed devices, microelectronics theory and processing, Computer-aided Design-CAE of integrated circuits.

Background

Arora, Vijay Kumar was born on November 13, 1945 in Multan, Panjab, Pakistan. Came to the United States, 1968, naturalized, 1991. Son of Hari C. and Chander (Bhagan) Arora.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Electronics with honors, Kurukshetra University, 1965. Master of Science in Solid State Electronics, University Colorado, 1970. Doctor of Philosophy in Solid State Electronics, University Colorado, 1973.

Master of Science in Operations Research with honors, We. Michigan University, 1976.

Career

Research assistant and associate University Colorado, Boulder, 1968—1973, lecturer Denver, 1973—1974. Assistant professor, coordinator research and scholarly activities We. Michigan University, Kalamazoo, 1974—1976.

Assistant professor, associate professor, professor, coordinator engineering program King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 1976—1985. Professor department electrical engineering Wilkes University, Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, since 1985, coordinator Microelectronics and Device Fabrication Laboratory, since 1985. Visiting scientist quantum electronics division National Bureau Standards, Boulder, 1973.

Instructor Colorado School Mines, Golden, 1971-1973. Visiting professor National University Singapore, 1991-1993, Nanyang Technology University, Singapore, 1999-2000, University of Technology Malaysia, 2007-2008. Sir Gledden visiting professor University We.

Australia, Perth, 2000-2001. Visiting associate professor University Illinois, Urbana, 1981-1982. Visiting research professor Research Center Advanced Science and Technology, University Tokyo, 1989-1991.

Chair NanoSingapore, 2006. Participant numerous conferences, seminars and workshops. Professorial lecturer numerous national and international conferences, professional societies and research institutions worldwide.

Consultant in field.

Achievements

  • Achievements include development of quantum theory for the study of modern nanoelectronic devices. Research and development in high speed devices, microelectronics theory and processing, Computer-aided Design-CAE of integrated circuits.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor numerous articles to Applied Physics Letters, Microelectronics Journal, International Journal Applied Engineering Education, Proceedings American Society Engineering Education, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers transactions on Electron Devices, Surface Science, Journal Physics, Journal Engineering Science, Arabian Journal Science and Engineering, Electrical Letters, Journal Applied Physics, Japanese Journal Applied Physics, Physical Review, numerous others. Contributor chapters to books.

Membership

Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (senior, distinguished lecturer), American Association for the Advancement of Science, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Electron Devices Society, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Professional Communications Society, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Education Society, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Circuits and Systems Society, American Society Engineering Education, American Physical Society (life), American Geography Society, Sigma Xi.

Connections

Married Rashmi Indu-Bala, December 2, 1976. Children: Vineeta, Namita.

father:
Hari C. Arora

mother:
Chander (Bhagan) Arora

spouse:
Rashmi Indu-Bala

child:
Vineeta Arora

child:
Namita Arora