Dr. Khalili received the B.S. degree in Applied Physics from the Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, and the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in electrical engineering from Stanford University, Stanford, CA, in 2001 and 2006, respectively. Since graduation, he has worked as a research adviser in top technology companies in Silicon Valley. He is currently a senior manager at Qualcomm chip technologies.
Dr. Khalili was a recipient of the Stanford Graduate Fellowship award from 1999 to 2003. He was the Gold medal winner of the National Physics Competition and the 26th International Physics Olympiad in Canberra, Australia.