El-Khamy, Mostafa

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Position: Lead Researcher (Assistant Professor) El-Khamy, Mostafa

Mostafa El-Khamy received the M.Sc. degree and Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering from the California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, USA in 2003 and 2006 respectively. He received a master of science degree and the B.Sc. degree in electrical engineering from the University of Alexandria, Egypt in 1999 and 2001 respectively. From October 2002 to October 2006 he has been a research and teaching assistant at the California Institute of Technology, USA. He has held research intern positions at the Qualcomm, Corporate Research and Development, USA and at the Institut National Des Telecommunications, INT-Evry, France. From October 2006 to October 2008 he has been a senior engineer in Corporate Research and Development, Qualcomm, San Diego, USA. He is currently an assistant professor at Alexandria University, Alexandria, Egypt and an adjunct assistant professor at Egypt-Japan University of Science and Technology (E-JUST). He has previously held visiting/adjunct professor positions at the German University in Cairo (GUC), Virginia-Tech MENA graduate program, and the University of Ottawa, Canada.

Since 2009, he has been listed in Marquis Who’s Who in America and Marquis Who’s Who in the World. In 2005, he has been awarded a conference travel grant at the International Symposium on Information Theory, Australia. He received the Atwood Fellowship from the California Institute of Technology in 2002. He is also the recipient of the 2002 Young Scientist Award from the URSI General Assembly, the Netherlands. He is also the recipient of the Best Young Scientist Paper Award at the 19th URSI National Radio Science Conference, Egypt, in 2002. In 1999, he has received the Mobinil Award for Distinctive Students, Egypt. He has several publications in reputable international journals and conferences as well as three international patents pending. He serves as a technical reviewer for several IEEE journals and conferences.

His research interests include wireless communications, information theory, multimedia communications and signal processing. His current research work focuses on the design and implementation of the physical layer and the MAC layer of advanced communication systems as 4G LTE-Advanced system, femtocells, relays and heterogeneous networks, cognitive radio and ultra-wideband systems.