Bhawani Shankar Chowdhry is a very eminent Pakistani ICT Professional and an electronics engineer. Bhawani is also believed to be the Distinguished National Professor, Meritorious Professor and Dean Faculty of Electrical, Electronics and Computer Engineering at the Mehran University of Engineering and Technology Jamashoro city, Sindh province, Pakistan.
Education of Bhawani Shankar Chowdhry
Born in the state of Pakistan, Bhawani acquired the degree of B.E. in the field of Electronic Engineering with First Class Honors from the institute of Mehran University of Engineering and Technology, Jamshoro (MUET) in the year of 1983. At the same time, he was appointed as a lecturer in electronics engineering program in MUET. In the year of 1984, he was honored with the Merit Scholarship by Ministry of Science and Technology of Government of Pakistan to gain PhD from University of Southampton, UK.
In the time period of 2007–08, he completed a one-year Postdoctoral Fellowship sponsored by HEC from the institute of School of Electronics and Computer Science, University of Southampton, UK. His research work in the area of Wireless Sensor Networks resulted in several publications and is one of the editors of the book “Wireless Networks, Information Processing and Systems”, CCIS 20, issued by Springer-Verlag, Germany.,
Furthermore, Bhawani Shankar Chowdhry became a Member of Editorial Board, World Academy of Science Engineering and Technology. He is guest Associate Editor of International Journal of Wireless Personal communication published by Springer Germany. Upon come back from UK in the year of 2008, after completion of Postdoctoral Fellowship, he was appointed as Director, Institute of Information and Communication Technologies (IICT). Bhawani was opted as MUET Lead person for Erasmus Mundus external cooperation Window Project: Mobility of Life at Alborg University Denmark. He also attended Erasmus Fellowship under strong Ties program at the institute of University of Limerick Ireland in the year of 2013.
Honors & awards
- Recipient of Millennium Gold Medal, XIIth Star Awards South Asia Publication, 17 May 2002.