Mehdi Nikzad received his BSEE from New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) and MSEE from New York University (NYU)-Polytechnic University. He has extensive industrial experience in designing automated instrumentations and control systems for power and petrochemical companies. He has also taught electronics and mathematics for more than 20 years in colleges and universities in California where he currently lives.
Mehdi plays soccer and racquetball competitively in the Bay Area. He trekked the beautiful Himalayan mountains in Nepal and reached the Everest Base camp in early 1990’s.