||Hari C. Reddy received the B.E. (1964); M.E. (1966); and Ph.D. (1974) degrees (in EE/ECE). In addition to serving as Professor at the California State University, Long Beach (CSULB), California, he is Adjunct (Research) Professor at the University of Victoria, Victoria, B.C, and Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec in Canada. At CSULB, he was Chair, Engineering Faculty Council; Director, Ph.D. Program (1997-00). From 1993-99, he was a Guest Professor at the Institute for Signal and Information Processing and Institute for Integrated Systems, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich , Switzerland (typically spending two months in a year). He has also been a Visiting Researcher from 1994 to 1999 in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of California, Irvine, California. Prof. Reddy received the "Diploma of the Senate" & "Gh. Asachi" Medal from Technical University of Iasi, Romania (2003). He received the CSULB Research Award (1990); Outstanding Professor Award (1993); and TRW Excellence in Teaching Awards (1990 & 1992). As President/Vice President, Dr. Reddy promoted Circuits and Systems internationally through conferences, new publications and other key initiatives. He is a recipient of 2003 CAS Meritorious Service award. Prof. Reddy is an IEEE Fellow (1992) and has published over 125 research papers and three book chapters in Multidimensional Circuits, Filters and Signal Processing. He has 35+ years of teaching/research experience.