Maher E. Rizkalla
Professor of Electrical Engineering


Contact Information


Office:
SL Building
723 West Michigan Street, SL 160
Indianapolis, IN 46202

Office Phone Number: 317-274-9719
E-Mail:rizkalla@engr.iupui.edu
IUPUI



Courses Education Research Publications Honors and Awards Memberships

Courses

EE 196 Engineering Problem Solving
EE 311 Electric and Magnetic Fields
EE 492 Senior Design
ENGR 195

Research Interests

Solid State Electronics, VLSI Design, Electronic Manufacturing, Electromagnetics, Computer Simulation for Solid State Devices, VHDL DSP Based Elecronic Systems, and High Power Switching

Education

B.S., Electrical Engineering, Assiut University, Egypt, 1975
M.S., Electrical Engineering, Cairo University, Cairo, Egypt, 1980
Ph.D., Electrical Engineering, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, 1985

Publications

Maher E. Rizkalla and HC Gundrum, VHDL DCT Implementation, International Symposium on Nonlinear Theory and its Applications, 1997, p 1221-1224.
Maher E. Rizkalla, A Li., M El-Sharkawy, and ASC Sinha, "A 32-bi Floating Point DCT Architecture using Mentor Graphics Tools," IEEE CAS International Conference on Electronics, Computers, and Systems, ICECS97, 1997.
Maher E. Rizkalla, Ahmed El-Antably, Ellen G. Englemen, and Mohamed El-Sharkawy, Minimum Harmonics for generating Different Frequency Sinusoidal Functions using Digital Magic Words for Electric Vehicle Applications, Internat. Conf. Electronics Circuits and Systems CAS, ICECS97, 1997.
Maher E. Rizkalla and Harry C. Gundrum, "VHDL DCT Implementation, NOLTA Conference, 1997.
Maher E. Rizkalla, Carol L. O'Loughlin, and Charles F. Yokomoto, Development of an Interdisciplinary Undergraduate foe a Course on the Design and Manufacture of Surface Mount Printed Circuit Board Assemblies, ASEE Conference, 1997.
Maher E. Rizkalla, Charles f. Yokomoto, and Carol L. O'Loughlin, A State-of-the-Art Interdisciplinary Undergraduate Laboratory in Printed Circuit Board assemblies, ASEE Indiana Illinois Section, 1997.
Maher E. Rizkalla, Carol O'Loughlin, Charles Yokomoto, and Gary Burkart, A New Electronic Manufacturing Course for the Electrical Engineering Curriculum, IEEE Trans. on Education, 1996.
Maher E. Rizkalla, Carol O'Loughlin, Charles Yokomoto, and Gary Burkart, An Innovative Model for Senior Level Undergraduate Engineering Education in Electronic Manufacturing, in press Internat. Journal on Applied Engineering Education, 1996.
Maher E. Rizkalla, Richard Aldridge, and Harry C. Gundrum, VLSI Design for a Forward Path Neuron Circuitry of a Back Propagation Neural Network, Proc. Midwest Symp. Circuits and Systems, 1996.
Maher E. Rizkalla and Harry C. Gundrum, Eigenvalues and the Linville Power Plane Stability, Proceedings of the Midwest Symposium on Circuits and Systems, 1996.
Maher E. Rizkalla, Richard Aldridge, Nadeem A. Khan, and Harry C. Gundrum, A CMOS VLSI Implementation of an NxN Multiplexing Network for ATM Applications, Procedings of the Great Lakes Symposium on VLSI, 1996.
Maher E. Rizkalla and M.T. Kara, Computer Simulation for the Design of High Performance High Tc Superconducting Thin Film Switches, Solid State Communications Internat. J., 88: 609-612., 1993.
Maher E. Rizkalla and H.C. Gundrum, Design of Analog CMOS Integrated Circuit Input Stage for the Operation at Zero Temperature Coefficient Using PSPICE, Proceedings of the 35th Midwest Symposium on Circuits and Systems, p. 1-19, 1992.
Maher E. Rizkalla, H.C. Gundrum, and M.T. Kara, A Microprocessor-Based Dynamic Inductance Capacitance Meter, Proc. 35th Midwest Symp. Circuits and Systems, pp. 140-143, 1992.
M E Rizkalla, M.T. Kara, and H.H. Gundrum, Superconducting Coils in Generating High Magnetic Field Pulses Using Microprocessor Based Control Circuits, 1992 Applied Superconductivity Conf., 1992.
Maher E. Rizkalla and M.T. Kara, Current Distribution for a Coaxial Thin Film Using Finite Elements, 1992 Applied Superconductivity Conference, 1992.
Maher E. Rizkalla and B.E. Stephens, Transient Transmission Line Analysis Using Lattice Diagrams, International Journal of Applied Engineering Education, l.8:.1-8, 1992.

Honors and Awards

One out of four Best Paper Awards among NSF Grantees, Announced in the ASEE National Conference, Milwaukee, WI, July 1997
Outstanding Teaching Award, Department of Electrical Engineering, IUPUI, 1996-97
Outstanding Teaching Award, Department of Electrical Engineering, IUPUI, 1993-94.
Outstanding Teaching Award, Department of Electrical Engineering, IUPUI, 1987-1988.
Professor of the year, Purdue University Calumet, Department of Engineering, 1986.
Certificate of Appreciation from IEEE Measurement Technology Conference, 1993.
ASEE Scholarship for VLSI Design Workshop at MIT, July 8-20, 1990.
Visiting Scientist, Argonne National Laboratory, January 1985 to September 1986.
IUPUI NETorking for Excellence in Teaching, Summer, 1995 (P.I.), $6,000.
Grant in Aid for "VLSI Course Development" 1992, $3,000.
Purdue University XL Grant, Summer, 1991, $5,000.
Purdue University XL Grant, Summer, 1990, $5,000.

Memberships

Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Senior Member
American Society of Engineering Education, Member


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