Behrooz Abiri received the B.S. degree with honors in electrical engineering from Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, and the M.S. degree from the University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada, in 2008 and 2011, respectively. He is currently pursuing the Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering at the California Institute of Technology (Caltech), Pasadena, CA. His research interests are incorporating circuit design techniques in silicon photonics, RF and high speed interconnect circuits.
Mr. Abiri has been awarded the Edward S. Rogers scholarship, Caltech PhD Fellowship, Analog Devices Outstanding Student Designer Award and Solid State Circuits Society Predoctroal Achievement Award. He is also the Gold Medal winner of the 16th Olympiad, South Korea.