College / Department

Teaching areas

Analog Microelectronics, Biomedical Instrumentation, Signal and Image Processing

Research areas

Cognitive engineering, Brain source localization, Assessment of spinal cord and brain injuries, Flexible implantable electrodes and Low power devices.


PhD, Ph.D. in Electronic Engineering, University of Kent
BS, BSc (Honors) in Electronic Engineering with Medical Electronics, University of Kent

Professional experience

Director of the Biomedical Engineering Graduate Program at AUS, United Arab Emirates(2017 - Present)
Professor at AUS, United Arab Emirates(2004 - Present)
Interim Director of the Biosciences and Bioengineering Research Institute at AUS, United Arab Emirates(2018 - 2019)
Research Scientist at National University of Singapore, Singapore(2013 - 2014)
Head, Department of Electrical Engineering at AUS, United Arab Emirates(2001 - 2006)
Associate Professor at AUS(1998 - 2004)
Research Scientist at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, United States(2001 - 2001)
Head of Engineering Department at Ministry of Labor, Oman(1996 - 1998)
Associate Professor at Yarmouk University, Jordan(1996 - 1996)
Head, Electronic Engineering Department at Yarmouk University, Jordan(1993 - 1996)
Assistant Professor at Yarmouk University, Jordan(1990 - 1996)
Lecturer at Mutah University, Jordan(1988 - 1990)
Research and Teaching Assistant at University of Kent, United Kingdom(1984 - 1988)


IEEE Signal Processing Society, 2010 - present
Chair of the UAE-IEEE EMBS Chapter, 2008 - present
Member of the UAE Society of Engineers, 2000 - present
IEEE and Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society EMBS., 1990 - present
Member of the Jordan Engineering Association, 1984 - present
IEEE Circuits and Systems Society, 2016 - 2019
IEEE Solid-State Circuits Society, 2011 - 2019
Middle East and Africa's representative in the IEEE-EMBS Administrative Committee (AdCom), 2011 - 2016
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