Prof. Amir F. Atiya is currently
Professor of Computer Engineering
Department, Cairo University.
He Was born in Cairo, Egypt.
He received his B.S. degree in 1982
from Cairo University (Egypt), and
the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in 1986
and 1991 from Caltech, Pasadena,
CA, all in electrical engineering. He held positions in
academia, as well as several positions in financial firms.
From 1997 to 2001 he was a Visiting Associate at Caltech.
On leave from Cairo University, he recently held
research positions in the firms Simplex Risk Management,
Hong Kong, Countrywide Corporation in Los Angeles, and
Dunn Capital Management, Florida. Currently, he is a
Research Scientist with Veros Systems, Texas.