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Dr. Mohammad Alhawari

Dr. Mohammad Alhawari

Mohammad Radwan Alhawari

Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering and Khalifa Semiconductor Research Center (KSRC) 

Address: P.O. Box: 127788, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Telephone:+971-(0)2-5018356
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Mohammad Alhawari received the B.S.degree in electronic engineering from Yarmouk University, Jordan, in 2008, the M.S. degree in Microsystems engineering from Masdar Institute of Science and Technology, Abu Dhabi, UAE, in 2012, and the Ph.D. degree in electrical and computer engineering from Khalifa University, Abu Dhabi, in 2016. From 2008 to 2010, he was a Hardware and PCB Engineer with YOUNIVATE Company, Jordan. He is currently a post-doctoral Research Fellow at Khalifa University of Science, Technology and Research, where he focuses on low-power designs for energy harvesting applications.

 

 

 

  • Ph.D. in Electrical and Computer Engineering, Khalifa University of Science and Technology, UAE, 2016.
  • M.Sc. in Microsystems Engineering, Masdar Institute of Science and Technology, U.A.E., 2012
  • B.Sc. in Electronic Engineering, Yarmouk University, Jordan, 2008
  • Low power designs for energy harvesting
  • Power converters and power management units
  • Analog front end for biomedical applications
  • Biomedical sensors
  • Power delivery and storage
  • Analog and Digital Integrated Circuits
  • Energy Harvesting Systems
  • Digital Logic Design
  • Fundamental of Electronics

Refereed Journals

  • M. Alhawari; B. Mohammad; H. Saleh; M. Elnaggar, "An Efficient Zero Current Switching Control for L-based DC-DC Converters in TEG Applications," in IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems II: Express Briefs , 2016.
  • D. Kilani; M. Alhawari; B. Mohammad; H. Saleh; M. Ismail, "An Efficient Switched-Capacitor DC-DC Buck Converter for Self-Powered Wearable Electronics," in IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems I: Regular Papers , 2016
  • M. Wahbah, M. Alhawari, B. Mohammad, H. Saleh and M. Ismail, “An AC–DC converter for human body-based vibration energy harvesting” Microelectronic journals, 2016.
  • L. Mahmoud, YA. Samad, M. Alhawari, B. Mohammad, K. Liao, M. Ismail, “Combination of PVA with Graphene to Improve the Seebeck Coefficient for Thermoelectric Generator Applications” Journal of Electronic Materials, 2015.
  • M. Wahbah, M. Alhawari, B. Mohammad, H. Saleh and M. Ismail, "Characterization of Human Body-Based Thermal and Vibration Energy Harvesting for Wearable Devices," in IEEE Journal on Emerging and Selected Topics in Circuits and Systems, vol. 4, no. 3, pp. 354-363, Sept. 2014.
  • Alhawari, M.; Albelooshi, N.A.; Perrott, M.H., "A 0.5 V <4 µW CMOS Light-to-Digital Converter Based on a Nonuniform Quantizer for a Photoplethysmographic Heart-Rate Sensor," IEEE Journal of Solid-State Circuits, vol.49, no.1, pp.271,288, Jan. 2014.

Granted Patents

  • B Mohammad, M Alhawari, M Wahbah, MI Elnaggar, “Autonomous Multi-Source Energy Harvesting System” US Patent 0211742, Jan. 2016.

Refereed Conferences

  • M. Alhawari, D. Kilani, B. Mohammad, H. Saleh and M. Ismail, "An efficient thermal energy harvesting and power management for μWatt wearable BioChips," 2016 IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS), Montreal, QC, 2016, pp. 2258-2261.
  • M. Alhawari, T. Habte, B. Mohammad, H. Saleh and M. Ismail “Power Management Unit for Multi-Source Energy Harvesting in Wearable Electronics” IEEE International Midwest Symposium on Circuits and Systems (MWSCAS), 2016.
  • A. Mahmoud, M. Alhawari, B. Mohammad, H. Saleh and M. Ismail, “A Multi-Input, Multi-Output Power Management Unit Using Dickson Charge Pump for Energy Harvesting Applications” IEEE International Midwest Symposium on Circuits and Systems (MWSCAS), 2016.
  • D. Kilani, M. Alhawari, B. Mohammad, H. Saleh and M. Ismail, “An 83% Efficiency, 0.6V to 1V Output Switched-Capacitor DC-DC Converter for micro-Watt Power Applications” IEEE International Midwest Symposium on Circuits and Systems (MWSCAS), 2016.
  • Y. Kifle, M. Alhawari, S. Bou- Sleiman, M. Ismail, “A 0.23 mW, On-Chip, Self-Calibrating RF Amplitude Detector in 65 nm CMOS” IEEE International Midwest Symposium on Circuits and Systems (MWSCAS), 2016.
  • M. Alhawari, B. Mohammad, H. Saleh and M. Ismail, "An all-digital, CMOS zero current switching circuit for thermal energy harvesting," Circuit Theory and Design (ECCTD), 2015 European Conference on, Trondheim, 2015, pp. 1-4.
  • L. Mahmoud, M. Alhawari, YA. Samad, B. Mohammad, K. Liao, M. Ismail,” Characterization of a Graphene-Based Thermoelectric Generator Using a Cost-Effective Fabrication Process” The 7th International Conference on Applied Energy (ICAE2015), 2015.
  • M. Alhawari, D. Kilani, B. Mohammad, H. Saleh and M. Ismail, "An efficient power management unit for μWatt thermoelectric generators," Information and Communication Technology Research (ICTRC), 2015 International Conference on, Abu Dhabi, 2015, pp. 148-151.
  • Alhawari, M.; Perrott, M.H., “A Clockless, Multi-Stable, CMOS Analog Circuit” in IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS), June, 2014.
  • Alhawari, M., Mohammad, B., Saleh, H. and Ismail, M., “A Survey of Thermal Energy Harvesting Techniques and Interface Circuitry” in IEEE International Conference on Electronics, Circuits and Systems, Dec. 2013.
  • M. Alhawari et al., "Energy efficient system-on-chip architecture for non-invasive mobile monitoring of diabetics," Design & Technology of Integrated Systems in Nanoscale Era (DTIS), 2013 8th International Conference on, Abu Dhabi, 2013, pp. 180-181.
  • Alhawari, M.; Albelooshi, N.; Perrott, M.H., "A 0.5V <4µW CMOS photoplethysmographic heart-rate sensor IC based on a non-uniform quantizer," Solid-State Circuits Conference Digest of Technical Papers (ISSCC), 2013 IEEE International , vol., no., pp.384,385, 17-21 Feb. 2013