Muhannad S. Bakir received the B.E.E. degree (summa cum laude) from Auburn University, Auburn, AL, in 1999 and the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in electrical and computer engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech) in 2000 and 2003, respectively.
He was a senior research engineer at the Nanoelectronics Research Center at Georgia Tech from 2003-2010. He is the editor of a book entitled Integrated Interconnect Technologies for 3D Nanoelectronic Systems and is the author/coauthor of more than 60 journal publications and conference proceedings, 5 book chapters, 12 US patents, multiple invited presentations, and the presenter of 2 conference tutorials, including an invited tutorial on 3D technology at the 2007 International Solid-State Circuits Conference (ISSCC).