PRiME Principal Investigator Professor Bashir M. Al-Hashimi awarded a CBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours

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Professor Bashir Al-Hashimi CBE


Many congratulations to Professor Bashir Al-Hashimi, Principal Investigator of the PRiME Project, who has been awarded a Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (CBE) in the Queen’s Birthday Honours 2018 for his services to engineering and industry.

Both within the UK and overseas, Bashir is a leading and influential figure in the science and engineering of energy-efficient computing, which remains a key enabling technology to underpin our digital world.

He has been instrumental in building the University of Southampton’s reputation as a world-class centre for Electronics and Computer Science education and research and is recognised nationally and internationally in relation to his academic research and leadership, including his election as a Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering in 2014.

The PRiME Project team sends many congratulations to Bashir for this richly deserved recognition of his outstanding achievements. Read more here.