Dr. Syed Adeel Ahmed holds a B.S. in Electronics & Communication Engineering from Osmania University (India) and two M.S. degrees from the University of New Orleans, in Electrical Engineering and Engineering Management. He is a Microsoft Certified Professional and Business Strategy Game Champion. Dr. Ahmed was awarded his PhD in Engineering & Applied Sciences in 2006 from the University of New Orleans.
Dr. Ahmed has been in the teaching and research profession for over 20 years. He has taught math, physics, engineering, business and computer science courses at the undergraduate and graduate level at Tulane University, the University of New Orleans, Xavier University, Southern University of New Orleans, Dillard University, Delgado Community College, and Nunez Community College. Additionally, he is a Ph.D. and Master’s Degree advisor for several graduate students.
He has many research and teaching interests, including:
- Usability analysis of interfaces in Virtual Reality
- Electro-Optics- Polarization Optics, Lasers
- Engineering Management , Service Operations Management, MIS
- TQM, Decision Sciences & Statistical Process Control/ Quantitative Methods
He also serves in the following professional and civic roles: Examiner for the Louisiana Quality Foundation; Management Consultant for the City of New Orleans; member of the online advisory board at Xavier University; and member of the board of the Islamic School of Greater New Orleans. As an Editorial Board Member of the Universal Journal of Electric and Electronic Engineering, Dr. Ahmed is an investigator on multiple interdisciplinary grants and global collaborative research projects through multi-university research initiatives.
What are your favorite activities when you are not working?
Listen to Mohammad Rafi songs and play cricket.
Who has influenced you most in life?
My faith & my parents.
What's the first career you dreamed of having as a child?
Teacher & a singer