College / Department

Teaching areas

Teaching undergraduate and graduate courses such as Communications, Signals and Systems, Digital Communications, Wireless Communications, Networks, and Electric Circuits

Research areas

Wireless Communications, Cognitive Radio Systems, CDMA, OFDM, Channel Estimation, Synchronization


PhD in Electrical Engineering, Carleton University, Canada, 1997
MSc in Electrial Engineering, Garyounis University, Libya, 1990
BSc in Electrial Engineering, University of Benghazi (formerly Garyounis University), Libya, 1986

Professional experience

American University of Sharjah, Assistant Professor (2000 – 2005), Associate Professor (2005 – 2013), Professor (2013 – Now) of Electrical Engineering
Garyounis University, Benghazi, Libya, 1990-1992,Electrical Engineering Department, Assistant Lecturer
Nortel Networks, Ottawa, Canada, 1997-2000 - Member of technical Staff in the Wireless Technology Labs
American University of Sharjah, Associate Dean and Director of CEN Graduate Programs (Sept. 2014 - Now)
General Electric Company of Libya, Benghazi, Libya, 1987-1993, Manager of Electronics Department


Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) - Senior Member

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