Asad M. Madni

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Distinguished Adjunct Professor
Primary Areas:
Physical Wave and Electronics
Signals and Systems
Office: Engr. IV #58-116
Phone: (310) 825-1104
E-mail:
Research and Teaching Interests:
Intelligent sensors, systems and instrumentation, wireless sensor networks, signal processing, and MEMS; applications for automotive safety, aerospace, radar, electronic warfare, and US combat readiness.
Awards and Recognitions
2017 Heritage Society Medal, National Academy of Engineering
2017 Vladimir Karapetoff Outstanding Technical Achievement Award, IEEE – Eta Kappa Nu (HKN)
2017 Mahatma Gandhi Pravasi Samman Gold Medal, Government of India NRI Welfare Society
2017 Fellow, Royal Aeronautical Society (UK)
2017 Gordon Medal for Engineering Leadership, University of California San Diego
2016 Visionary Leadership Award, IEEE San Fernando Valley Section
2016 Chair Professor, National Chiao Tung University, Hsinchu, Taiwan
2016 Ph.D. (h.c.), National Chiao Tung University, Hsinchu, Taiwan
2016 Dean’s Faculty Award for Service, USC, Viterbi School of Engineering
2016 Ellis Island Medal of Honor
2015 Honorary Professorship, University of Texas San Antonio
2015 Eminent Member Recognition, IEEE – Eta Kappa Nu (HKN)
2015 J. J. Thomson Medal, Institute of Engineering and Technology (UK) (IET)
2015 Ph.D. (h.c.), Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (The National University of Malaysia)
2014 Fellow, National Academy of Inventors
2014 Einstein Society Award, National Academy of Engineering
2014 Distinguished Alumni Award, Tau Beta Pi, The National Engineering Honor Society
2014 Honorary Professorship, University of Waikato, New Zealand
2014 Honorary Professorship, Technical University of Crete
2014 Medal of Honor and Co-Honoree, World Automation Congress (WAC)
2013 Distinguished Alumni Award, UCLA Electrical Engineering Department
2013 Distinguished Service Award, UCLA Electrical Engineering Department
2013 Honorary Member, Phi Kappa Phi, Interdisciplinary Honor Society
2013 Sc.D. (h.c.), California State University and California State University, Northridge
2013 Lifetime Fellow, American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics
2013 Life Fellow, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
2012 Pioneer Award, IEEE Aerospace and Electronic Systems Society
2012 D.Eng. (h.c.), Technical University of Crete, Chania, Greece
2011 US National Academy of Engineering
2010 Career Excellence Award, IEEE Instrumentation and Measurement Society
2010 Lifetime Contribution Award, UCLA Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science
2009 D.Sc. (h.c.), Ryerson University, Toronto, Canada
2009 Honorary Member, Upsilon Pi Epsilon, Honor Society for Computing & Information Disciplines
2009 Eta Kappa Nu, The National Electrical and Computer Engineering Honor Society
2009 Tau Alpha Pi, The National Engineering Technology Honor Society
2008 Outstanding Engineer Award, IEEE Region 6
2008 Outstanding Engineer Award, IEEE Region 6 South
2008 Outstanding Leadership and Professional Service Award, IEEE Region 6 South
2008 Eminent Engineer, Tau Beta Pi, The National Engineering Honor Society
2008 Distinguished Service Award, UCLA Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science
2007 Marconi Medal, TCI College of Technology
2006 Lifetime Achievement Award, World Automation Congress
2006 Fellow, Society of Automotive Engineers
2006 Fellow, Institution of Engineering and Technology (UK)
2005 Achievement Medal, Institution of Engineering & Technology (UK)
2005 Lifetime Associate Fellow, American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics
2004 Alumnus of the Year Award, UCLA Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science
2004 Distinguished Engineering Achievement Award, Engineers’ Council
2003 George Washington Engineer of the Year Award, Los Angeles Council of Engineers & Scientists
2002 Professional Achievement Award Medal, University of California Los Angeles
2002 Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science
2001 Distinguished Alumni Award, California Coast University
2000 Third Millennium Medal, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
2000 Fellow, New York Academy of Science
2000 Fellow, Institute for the Advancement of Engineering
2000 Joseph F. Engelberger Best Paper Award, World Automation Congress
1999 Fellow, Institution of Electrical Engineers (UK)
1998 Fellow, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
1992 Gold Certificate of Merit, Association of Old Crows