M. H. Shwehdi (S’74–M’85–SM’90) received the B.Sc. degree from the University of Tripoli, Tripoli, Libya, the M. Sc. degree from the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, and the Ph.D. degree from Mississippi State University, in 1972, 1975, and 1985, respectively, all in electrical engineering. He was a consultant to A.B. Chance Company in Columbia, Missouri and Flood Engineering in Jacksonville. Also, He has held teaching and research positions at different Universities.