2011, Honored from the SPIE Visiting Lecturers Program.
2011, Awarded the Canadian Advanced Technology Alliance, the Celestica Award for Technology Commercialization.
2011, Honored the Innovator of the Year Award Finalist, PricewaterhouseCoopers (PWC) Canada Foundation.
2011, Special Presentation, IEEE International Conference on Consumer Electronics, in recognition of 10 years of service as Technical Program Committee.
2010, Honored with the Standard Council of Canada, Award of Excellence.
2010, Named in the Top 40 under 40, Avenue Magazine.
2010, Honored with the Distinguished Professional Awards by Immigrant Services Calgary.
2010, Honored with the Nomination for the Manning Awards by the Southern Alberta Manning Chapter
2009, Honored and named as Microsoft’s Canadian Innovator Program, where Canadian men and women are using technology to create breakthroughs that benefit people across the country.
2009, Certificate of Appreciation, on behalf of ISO and IEC, we acknowledge with appreciation the special contribution made as a project editor in the development of International Standard. ISO/IEC TR 14496-9:2008, Information technology – Coding of audio-visual objects – Part 9: Reference hardware description.
2009, Best Paper Award, 2009 First International Conference on Advances in Multimedia, 20-25 July 2009, France
2008, Achievement Award from the International Security Conference
2007, Westlink Commercialization Award, “Automated microscope system: Reducing analysis time and cost with high quality”
2006, Best Paper Award, 29th Canadian Medical Biological Engineering Conference, Vancouver, Canada
2005, IEEE Senior member.2005, Second prize – best poster, IEEE International Radar Conference, Washington D.C., USA, May 9-12, 2005
2005, Best Poster Award, Alberta Informatics Circle of Research Excellence (iCORE) Summit, Banff, Alberta, Canada, August 20052005, ICASSP’05 Best Paper Award
2004, IEEE award, for the notable service and contributions towards the advancement of IEEE and the engineering professions.
2004 Man of the Year, the American Biographical Institute, NC, USA.2004, Certificate of Appreciation, “In appreciation for your efforts as Program Co-Chair of the 2004 IEEE International Workshop on System on Chip for Real-time Applications”.
2004, Certificate of Appreciation, “In appreciation for your efforts as Technical Co-Chair of the 2004 International Conference on MEMS, NANO and Smart Systems”.
2004 ICENCO’04 Best Paper Award – Image Processing and Hardware Components
2003, Strategic Microelectronics Council Industrial Collaboration Award.
2003, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering Research Excellence Award.2003, Certificate of Appreciation, “In appreciation for your efforts as Program Co-Chair of the 2003 IEEE International Workshop on System on Chip for Real-time Applications”.
2003, Certificate of Appreciation, “In appreciation for your efforts as Technical Co-Chair of the 2003 International Conference on MEMS, NANO and Smart Systems”.
2002, Outstanding Chapter Award, Chair of the IEEE Computer Chapter, Southern Alberta Section.
2002, Recognized for Inspiration, Innovation and Outstanding Contributions Teaching and Research at the University of Calgary.2002, Best Paper Award, International Workshop on System-on-Chip for Real Time Applications, Banff, Alberta, Canada, July 6-7, 2002.
2002, Micronet Best Paper Award in the area of Micro-systems.
2002, Petro-Canada Young Innovator Award.
2002, Certificate of Appreciation, for outstanding performance as Program Chair of the 2002 IEEE International Workshop on System on Chip for Real-time Applications.
2002, Award for outstanding contribution, MTC, Egypt.
2001, Canadian Foundation of Innovation, “New Opportunity Award”.
2001, The Micralyne Microsystems Design Award.
2001, Best Paper Award, The 5th World Multiconference on Systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics, Orlando, FL, USA, July 22-25, 2001.
2000, Appreciation Award from the MTC, Egypt.
2000, IEEE Award, for invaluable services rendered in furthering the objective of the ICCE.
2000, Best Student Paper Award IEEE Computer Society University of Louisiana Chapter.
2000, Award, In Appreciation for Dedicated Service as President for the Graduate Student Organization 1999-2000, University of Louisiana.
2000, Fellow, The Phi Beta Delta Honor Society.
2000, Fellow, The Upsilon Pi Epsilon Honor Society (UPE).
2000, Fellow, The Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society.
1999, Award of Merit, for Their Outstanding And Unselfish Contributions, the University of Southwestern Louisiana.
1999, Award, in Sincere Appreciation for your Efforts Towards International Student Council 1998-1999, University of Louisiana.
1998/1999, Who’s Who in Science and Engineering Fourth Edition, “inclusion in which is limited to those individuals who have demonstrated outstanding achievement in their own fields of endeavor and who have thereby, contributed significantly to the betterment of contemporary society”.
1999, Who’s Who among Students in US Colleges and Universities, “Elected in recognition of outstanding merit and accomplishment as a student at the University of Southwestern Louisiana 1998-1999” .
1998, Award, University of Louisiana, “In Sincere Appreciation for your Efforts Towards International Student Council 1997-1998”.
1998, Who’s Who among Students in US Colleges and Universities, “Elected in recognition of outstanding merit and accomplishment as a student at the University of Southwestern Louisiana 1997-1998” .
1998, Upsilon Pi Epsilon Honor Society and IEEE Computer Society Award for Academic Excellence in Computer Disciplines.