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dr. m. margala

Education
Ph.D. in Electrical and Computer Engineering University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada April 1998
M.Sc. in Electrical Engineering (specialization Microelectronics) Slovak Technical University, Bratislava, Slovakia, Europe June 1990.
 
Appointments
Sept'11-present Chair Electrial and Computer Engineering Department, University of Massachusetts, Lowell, MA, USA
Jan’07 – present Professor Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, University of Massachusetts, Lowell MA, USA
July’00 – 2007 Assistant Professor Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, University of Rochester, Rochester NY, USA
May 2006 Visiting Professor Department of Electronics, University of Calabria, Rende, Italy
July’00 – June’06 Adjunct Professor Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
August '98 - June’06 Adjunct Scientist Telecommunications Research Laboratories, Edmonton, Canada
May 2002 Visiting Professor Department of Electronics, University of Calabria, Rende, Italy
August 2001 DAAD Fellow/Visiting Professor Institute of Microelectronic Circuits and Systems, University of Hanover, Hanover, Germany
July '97 – June ‘00 Assistant Professor Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
May '99 - July '99 Visiting Professor Laboratory for Information Technology, University of Hanover, Hanover, Germany
Sep.'96 - Dec.'96 Sessional Instructor Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, University of Alberta Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Apr.'96 - June'96 Workshop Instructor Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta
Jan.'97 - April 97 Teaching Assistant Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
May'93 - June 97 Research Assistant Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, and Rehabilitation Engineering, Glenrose Hospital, Edmonton
Sep.'92-Apr.’96 Teaching Assistant Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Jul.'90-Dec.'91 Senior VLSI Designer Microelectronics Structures Design Department, Institute of Informatics (formerly Institute of Computer Systems), Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovakia, Europe
Jan.'87-Jun.'90 Junior VLSI Designer Microelectronics Structures Design Department, Institute of Informatics (formerly Institute of Computer Systems), Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovakia, Europe
summer '87 Technical Assistant NARVA AG, consumer electronic products - testing division, Berlin, Germany
summer '86 Technical Assistant NARVA AG, consumer electronic products - testing division, Berlin, Germany
Honours and Awards
1. Best Paper Awards
A. M. Margala, “Adaptable Architectures for Signal Processing Applications”, in Proceedings of First NASA/ESA Conference on Adaptive Hardware and Systems, (AHS 2006), 15-18 June 2006, pp. 247 – 254.
B. Zhao, D., Upadhyaya, S., and Margala, M., “A New Distributed Test Control Architecture with Multihop Wireless Test Connectivity and Communication for Gigahertz System-on-Chips,” in Proceedings of IEEE North Atlantic Test Workshop, Montauk, NY, pp. 90-93, 15-16 May 2003.
2. DAAD Fellowship (Awarded by the German Academic Exchange Service), 2001
3. Cambridge Who’s Who – Honourable Member, 2007-2008.
4. Order Of An Engineer – 2007.
5. Appreciation Certificate – For Contributions to the 2008 IEEE NATW Workshop, 2008