Vladimir Okhmatovski received the M.S. degree (with distinction) in radiophysics and the Candidate of Sciences (Ph.D.) degree in antennas and microwave circuits from the Moscow Power Engineering Institute, Moscow, Russia, in 1996 and 1997, respectively. In 1997, he joined the Radio Engineering Department, Moscow Power Engineering Institute, as an Assistant Professor. He was a Post-Doctoral Research Associate at the National Technical University of Athens from 1998 to 1999 and at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign from 1999 to 2003. From 2003 to 2004, he was with the Department of Custom Integrated Circuits, Cadence Design Systems. In 2004, he joined the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at University of Manitoba, Canada, where he is currently an Associate Professor. His research interests are the fast algorithms of electromagnetics, high-performance computing, modeling of interconnects, and inverse problems. Dr. Okhmatovski is a registered Professional Engineer in the Province of Manitoba, Canada.