Arif Ghafoor

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Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Campus: West Lafayette
Office: MSEE 236
Office Phone: +1 765-494-0638


Purdue University
Elmore Family School of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Materials and Electrical Engineering Building
501 Northwestern Ave.
West Lafayette, Indiana 47907-2035


  • BSc, University of Engineering and Technology, Lahore, Pakistan, 1977
  • MS, Columbia University, 1977
  • M.Phil., Columbia University 1980
  • PhD, Columbia University 1984


Multimedia systems, databases, distributed computing systems, broadband multimedia networking

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