Dr. Ali Namazi is a Lead Engineer at Intelligent Automation. He has over 16 years of experience in hardware design, with special focus on FPGAs. He has been the PI of several DoD and DoE projects. Ali obtained his PhD degree in Computer Engineering from University of Texas in 2010, and both MS and BS degrees in Electrical Engineering from Sharif University of Technology in 1997 and 2000, respectively. His current interest is in network processing and packet switching.