Roni Khazaka (S’92–M’03–SM’07) received the bachelor’s, master’s, and Ph.D. degrees in electrical engineering from Carleton University, Ottawa, ON, Canada, in 1995, 1998, and 2002, respectively. In 2002, he joined the Departmentof Electrical and Computer Engineering, McGill University, Montréal, QC, Canada, where he is currently an Associate Professor. In 2009, he was a Visiting Research Fellow at the University of Shizuoka, Shizuoka, Japan.
He has authored over 70 journal and conference papers on the simulation of high‐speed interconnects and RF circuits. His current research interests include electronic design automation, numerical algorithms and techniques, and the analysis and simulation of RF ICs and high‐speed interconnects. Prof. Khazaka has been a member of the Technical Program Committee of signal propagation on interconnects workshop since 2006, the Technical Program Review Committee of the International Microwave Symposium since 2012, and the Technical Program Committee of EPEPS since 2016. He is the Founding Chair of the Montreal IEEE CEDA council chapter. He was an IEEE Montreal Section Treasurer (2005/2006) and an IEEE Montreal Section Chair (2013/2014). He was a recipient of the Microwave Theory and Techniques Society’s 2002 Microwave Prize, the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada Scholarships (at the masters and doctoral levels), Carleton University’s Senate Medal and the University Medal in Engineering, the Nortel Networks Scholarship, and the IBM Cooperative Fellowship. He served on several IEEE committees. He served on the organizing committee and numerous conferences such as ISCAS, MWCAS, NEWCAS, ISSSE, CCECE, and the International Microwave Symposium.