Arafat Al-Dweik

Arafat Al-Dweik

Affiliation
Khalifa University
IEEE Region
Region 08 (Africa, Europe, Middle East)
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Country
AE
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Arafat Al-Dweik (S’97 M’01 SM’04) received the M.S. (Summa Cum Laude) and Ph.D. (Magna Cum Laude) degrees in electrical engineering from Cleveland State University, Cleveland, OH, USA, in 1998 and 2001, respectively. He is currently a Professor with the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Khalifa University, Abu Dhabi, UAE. He also worked at Efficient Channel Coding, Inc., Cleveland, OH, USA, Department of Information Technology, Arab American University, Jenin, Palestine, and University of Guelph, ON, Canada. He is a Visiting Research Fellow with the School of Electrical, Electronic, and Computer Engineering, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, U.K, and a Research Professor with Western University, London, ON, Canada, and University of Guelph, Guelph, Canada. He has extensive research experience in various areas of wireless communications that include modulation techniques, channel modeling and characterization, synchronization and channel estimation techniques, OFDM technology, error detection and correction techniques, MIMO, and resource allocation for wireless networks. Dr Al-Dweik serves as an Associate Editor for the IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology and the IET Communications. He is a member of Tau Beta Pi and Eta Kappa Nu. He was awarded the Fulbright scholarship from 1997 to 1999. He was the recipient of the Hijjawi Award for Applied Sciences in 2003, Fulbright Alumni Development Grant in 2003 and 2005, Dubai Award for Sustainable Transportation in 2016, UAE Leader-Founder Award in 2019. He is a Registered Professional Engineer in the Province of Ontario, Canada.