Professor, IIT Bombay
Prof. Juzer Vasi has served IIT Bombay as Deputy Director and as Head, Department of Electrical Engineering. He was the first P. K. Kelkar Chair Professor of Nanotechnology. He envisioned the establishment of the Centre of Excellence for Nanoelectronics at IIT Bombay, which has led to the recognition of IITB as one of the leading academic institutions in this area internationally. His teaching and professional expertise in Microelectronics, particularly CMOS devices technology and design is sought after by industry in USA, Germany, Japan and Singapore. Prof. Juzer Vasi is a fellow of IEEE, Indian National Academy of Engineering (INAE), a senior Member and distinguished lecturer at IEEE Electron Devices Society and a member of the Scientific Advisory Committee to the Cabinet. He received a B. Tech in Electrical Engineering from IIT Bombay in 1969 and a Ph.D from Johns Hopkins University in 1973.