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Dr. Arafat Al-Dweik

Dr. Arafat Al-Dweik

arafat_al_dweik Associate Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering Department 

Address: PO Box 127788, Abu Dhabi, UAE

Telephone: +971 (0)2 501 8569

Fax: +971 (0)2 447 2442

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  • Ph.D. (Magna Cum Laude), Electrical Engineering, Cleveland State University (USA), 2001
  • M.Sc. (Summa Cum Laude), Electrical Engineering, Cleveland State University (USA), 1998
  • B.Sc., Electrical Engineering,Yarmouk University (JOR), 1994
  • Digital Communications
  • Wireless Communications
  • Digital modulation techniques
  • Error control coding techniques
  • Synchronization techniques for digital systems
  • Orthogonal frequency division multiplexing (OFDM)
  • Multiple access techniques
  • Signal processing for communications
  • Modeling and simulation of communications systems

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  • A. Al-Dweik, M. Mirahmadi, K. Mubarak and A. Shami, "Inside-Out Propagation: Developing a Unified Model for the Interference in 5G Networks," IEEE Vehicular Technology Magazine, vol. 10, no. 2, pp. 47-54, June 2015. 
  • A. Al-Dweik, F. Kalbat, S. Muhaidat, O. Filio, and S. M. Ali, “Low Complexity Space-Frequency MIMO OFDM System for Double-Selective Fading Channels,” IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol. 64, no. 5, pp. 1739-1749, May 2015. 
  • H. Mukhtar, A. Al-Dweik, M. Al-Mualla, and A. Shami, “Low Complexity Power Optimization Algorithm for Multimedia Transmission over Wireless Networks,” IEEE Journal on Selected Topics in Signal Processing, vol. 9, no. 1, pp. 113-124, Feb. 2015. 
  • H. Mukhtar, A. Al-Dweik, and y M. Al-Mualla, “CRC-Free Hybrid ARQ System using Turbo Product Codes”, IEEE Transactions on Communications, vol. 62, no. 12, pp. 4220-4229, Dec. 2014. 
  • M. Mirahmadi, A. Al-Dweik and  A. Shami, “Interference Modeling and Performance Evaluation of Heterogeneous Cellular Networks, “IEEE Transactions on Communications, vol. 62, no. 6, pp. 2132-2144, June 2014. 
  • O. Altrad, S. Muhaidat, A. Al-Dweik, A. Shami and P. Yoo, “Opportunistic Spectrum Access in Cognitive Radio Networks under Imperfect Spectrum Sensing,” IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol. 63, no. 2, pp. 920-925, Feb. 2014. 
  • M. Mirhamdi, A. Al-Dweik and A. Shami, “BER Reduction of OFDM Based Broadband Communication Systems over Multipath Channels with Impulsive Noise,” IEEE Transactions on Communications, vol. 61,  no. 11,  pp. 4602-4615, November 2013.
  •  H. Mukhtar, A. AL-Dweik and M. Al-Mualla, “Adaptive Hybrid ARQ System using Turbo Product Codes with Hard/Soft Decoding,” IEEE Communications letters, vol. 17, no. 11, pp. 2132-2135, November 2013. 
  • E. Al-Dalakta, A. Al-Dweik, A. Hazmi, C. Tsimenidis and B. Sharif, “PAPR Reduction using Maximum Cross Correlation,” IEEE Communications Letters, vol. 16, no.12, pp. 2032-2035, Dec. 2012. 
  • E. Al-Dalakta, A. Al-Dweik, A. Hazmi, C. Tsimenidis and B. Sharif, “Efficient BER Reduction Technique for Nonlinear OFDM Transmission Using Distortion Prediction,” IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol.61, no.5, pp.2330-2336, June 2012. 
  • A. Al-Dweik, S. Younis, A. Hazmi, B. Sharif and C. Tisimendis, “An Efficient OFDM Symbol Timing Estimator Using Power Difference Measurements,” IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol. 61, no. 2, pp. 509-520, Feb. 2012. 
  • A. Al-Dweik, B. Sharif and C. Tsimenidis, “Exact BER Performance of OFDM Systems in Hyper-Rayleigh Fading Channels,” IEEE Transactions on Broadcasting, vol. 57, no. 4, pp. 895-901, Dec. 2011. 
  • Wei Kwang Han, S. Le Goff, B. Sharif, and A. Al-Dweik,“Power-efficient Irregular Repeat-Accumulate Encoded BICM-ID for 16-ary signal constellations,” Academy Publisher, Journal of Communications, vol. 6, No. 4, pp. 319-329, Jul 2011. 
  • A. Al-Dweik and B. Sharif, “Closed-Chains Error Correction Technique for Turbo Product Codes,” IEEE Transactions on Communications, vol. 59, pp. 632-638, Mar. 2011. 
  • A. Al-Dweik, A. Hazmi, S. Younis, B. Sharif, and C. Tsimenidis, “Blind Iterative Frequency Offset Estimator for OFDM Systems,” the IET Communications, Vol. 4, Issue 16, pp. 2008-2019, Nov. 2010. 
  • S. Younis, A. Al-Dweik, A. Hazmi, B. Sharif and C. Tsimendis, “Blind CFO Estimator for MIMO-OFDM Systems over Frequency Selective Fading Channels,” IET Communications, vol. 4 , Issue: 8, pp. 990-999, May 2010. 
  • A. Al-Dweik, A. Hazmi, S. Younis, B. Sharif, and C. Tsimenidis, “Carrier Frequency Offset Estimation for OFDM Systems over Mobile Radio Channels”, IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol. 59, pp. 974 – 979, February 2010. 
  • A. Al-Dweik and B. Sharif, “Exact Probability of Error for Frequency-Hopping Multiple-Access Networks with MFSK Modulation,” IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol. 58, pp. 3771-3776, September 2009. 
  • A. Al-Dweik and B. Sharif, “Non-Sequential Decoding Algorithm for Hard Iterative Turbo Product Codes,” IEEE Transactions on Communications, vol. 57, pp.  1545-1549, June 2009. 
  • A. Al-Dweik, B. Sharif, and S. Le Goff, “A Hybrid Decoder for Block Turbo Codes,” IEEE Transactions on Communications, vol. 57, Issue 5, pp. 1229-1232, May 2009. 
  • A. Al-Dweik, B. Sharif, and R. Shubair, Robust Frequency Offset Estimator for OFDM with General Constellation,” IET Electronic Letters, vol. 44, Issue 16, p. 980-981, July 2008. 
  • Y. Maghsoodi and A. Al-Dweik, “Exact Formulae for Error-Rate Analysis of Synchronous FHSS Networks Using Envelope Characteristic Functions of Sums of Stochastic Signals,” IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol. 57, no. 1, pp. 974 - 985, March. 2008. 
  • A. Al-Dweik, R. Hamila, and M. Renfors, “Blind Estimation of Large Carrier Frequency Offsets in Wireless OFDM Systems,” IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol. 56, no. 2, pp. 965-968, March 2007. 
  • A. Al-Dweik and R. El Khazali, “A Modified Early-Late Gate for Blind Symbol Timing Recovery of OFDM Systems,” IEICE Transactions on Communications, Vol. E89-B, pp. 11-18, Jan. 2006. 
  • A. Al-Dweik, “A Novel Non Data-Aided Symbol Timing Recovery Technique for OFDM Systems,” IEEE Transactions on Communications, vol. 54, no. 1, pp. 37-40, Jan 2006. 
  • A. Al-Dweik and F. Xiong, “Frequency-Hopped Multiple Access Communications with Noncoherent M-ary OFDM-ASK, IEEE Transactions on Communications, vol. 51, no. 1, pp. 33-36, Jan. 2003.