Associate Professor, College of Technology & Engineering
Ph.D., Electrical Engineering with Mathematics, NYU Tandon School of Engineering, 1995
M.S., Electrical Engineering, Tehran University, 1988
B.S., Electrical Engineering, Isfahan University of Technology, 1986
AREAS OF EXPERTISE:
Statistics and advanced Mathematics
Dr. Shakib is a certified System Engineer and Architect from MIT and holds a Doctor of Electrical Engineering degree with a minor in Mathematics from NYU Tandon School of Engineering, a Master of Science in Electrical Engineering degree, and a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering degree. Prof. Shakib has conducted postgraduate research in Trade-off between stability margin and performance in MIMO control systems and has authored and/or co-authored more than 20 peer-reviewed published papers in the areas of Information Technology, Computer Science, Networking Control Systems, Wireless Communication, Digital Signal Processing, and engineering ethics.
Prof. Shakib has served as Associate Professor in academia and as Senior Engineer in the industry. In academia, he has taught Managerial Statistics, Data Analysis & Business Intelligence, Descriptive Statistical Inference for Business, e-Business Technologies, e-Business Entrepreneurship, Supply Chain Management, Project Management, Managing Information Systems at graduate level more than 40 undergraduate courses in Computer Science and Information Systems (including capstone), Healthcare Statistics and Research, Signal Processing, Data Communication and Networks, Control Systems and Advanced calculus. In addition, he has developed a couple of graduate and undergraduate courses.
Prof. Shakib has also directed projects involving embedded programming, automation and controls systems involving building autonomous robotic cars; modeling a nonlinear optical system and developing the control algorithms for MEMS, a real time control systems and control theory that led to patent it as distributive optical switching control system. He has expert level knowledge of popular microcontrollers and DSPs, high level simulation and modelling software programs including Matlab, Simulink, Simscape, LabView, MultiSim, minitab, R as well as many programming languages and Object-Oriented Design tools.
In the industry, Dr. Shakib is known as a persuasive engineer with leadership, integrity, accountability, courage, and loyalty with a strong focus on key business drivers. He has a long-time experience in R&D and his recent work includes working with Electrical, Software, and Mechanical disciplines to research, develop, implement, and verify system solutions for Off-Highway Machines.