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Mahmood Hameed

Assistant Teaching Professor
Photonics and Nano Devices, Data Science, Computing and Networking
ECE 230
University of Washington
Seattle, WA 98195
Phone: 206-685-2313
Research Web Page: LinkedIn page


Mahmood Hameed joined UW ECE in September 2022 as an assistant teaching professor. He has extensive research and teaching experience and is currently a lecturer in electrical, computer and systems engineering at the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. Hameed earned his bachelor’s degree in electronics and communication engineering from Osmania University in Hyderabad, India, where he graduated with highest distinction. He then went on to earn his master’s and doctoral degrees in electrical engineering from the University of Kansas.

Hameed’s research interests include fiber optics and photonics, systems engineering, algorithm development and optimization, digital signals and systems, signal processing, and wireless and telecommunication systems.

Hameed has received several honors and awards that recognize the high caliber of his work. His awards at the University of Kansas include an Excellence in Teaching Award, a Graduate Ambassador Fellowship, and a Wallace S. Strobel Scholarship.