Dr. Abdulrahman Khalaf Al-Ali | American University of Sharjah


College / Department

Teaching areas

Microprocessors, Microcontrollers, Embedded Systems, Cyber Physical Systems, Programmable Logic Controllers and SCADA.

Research areas

Embedded Systems, Industrial Internet of Things,Smart Grid, Smart Manufacturing and industry 4.0 Applications in Smart Cities.


PhD, Electrical Engineering, Vanderbulit University, United States, 1990
Master, Master In Electrical Engineering, Polytechnic University (Polytechnic Institute of Technology, Brooklyn New York)., United States, 1986
BS, Electrical Engineering, Aleppo University, Syria, 1979

Professional experience

Professor, College Of Engineering, American University of Sharjah, Sharjah, UAE, United Arab Emirates, 2000 - Present
Associate/assistant Professor, Electrical Engineering Department, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, Saudi A, 1991 - 2000
R&d Engineer, Magnetic Separation System, Nashville, TN, USA, TN, United States, 1988 - 1991


IEEE- Senior Member, International, January 1986
Syria Engineering Syndicate, September 1979
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