O2Micro elects Vijay Kumar to board
Dr. Kumar brings to O2Micro’s Board of Directors his extensive experience in Embedded Internetworking of Cyber-Physical Systems, Internet of Things, Mechanical, Electrical and Systems Engineering, along with industry leading Autonomous Robotics and Computer Learning technologies.
Dr. Kumar is the Nemirovsky Family Dean of Penn Engineering and been a faculty member at the University of Pennsylvania since 1987.
Dr. Kumar has held many administrative positions in the School of Engineering and Applied Science, including director of the GRASP Laboratory, chair of Mechanical Engineering and Applied Mechanics, and the position of Deputy Dean.
Dr. Kumar also served as the assistant director of robotics and cyber physical systems at the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy.
He received his Bachelor of Technology degree from the Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur and his Ph.D. from The Ohio State University in 1987. ■