Dr. Mohamed A. Aboul-Dahab
Was born in 7 th October 1950 at Zagazig, Al-sharkia Egypt. He received the B.Sc. degree in Electrical Engineering (Electronics & Communication) from the Faculty of Engineering, Cairo University, Egypt in 1973, M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees in Communications Engineering from the Faculty of Engineering, Alexandria University, Egypt in 1980 and ,1986 respectively. He had done the military service during the period 1973- 1975, where he had been granted a certificate of appreciation from the Director of the Egyptian Signal Corps “for his distinguished efforts during the Glorious October War”. After that, he has joined the Arab Academy for Science, Technology and Maritime Transport (AASTMT), as a teaching assistance. There, he became a professor of Communications Engineering in 1999.
During his long service period at the AASTMT, Prof. Aboul-Dahab had occupied the following positions: Assistant Dean of College of Engineering and Technology (1993-1995), Head of the Electronics and Communications Engineering Department (1995-2002 , Dean of College of Engineering and Technology-Cairo Campus (2002-2009) and Dean of Productivity and Quality Institute- Cairo Campus( 2012). He had been served as an Advisor to the Minister of Education for Quality Assurance and Accreditation Affairs during the period 2009-2012. In between (1986-1989), he had been delegated to the Regional Maritime Academy in GHANA where he had occupied the position of Head of the Radio and Electronics Department. He is currently an advisor to the AASTMT President for scientific affairs (since 2013). Prof Aboul-Dahab has joined the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE) in 1981 as a Student Member, and in 2018 he became a Life Senior Member (LSM). He is registered a Consultant Engineer at the Egyptian Engineering Syndicate where he is currently a member of the “Advisory Board for Electrical Engineering”, Egyptian Engineering Syndicate, EGYPT (since 2015).
He had been a member of the National Radio Science Committee( 1995-2016) and is currentlythe chairman of the National Committee for the ITU Affairs( since 2015) and a member of the Board of Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Research (since 2015), all belonging to the Academy of Scientific Research and Technology, Egypt. He has supervised more the 40 M.Sc and Ph.D dissertations and published numerous papers in specialized conferences and journals. His research activities include adaptive antenna arrays, microstrip antennas, channel coding, OFDM techniques, channel modeling and satellite communications. He is a reviewer of the IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing. He had also participated in a number of applied research projects in Egypt ( funded by the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology and the Ministry of Transport). In addition, he had been the team leader to one of the International Telecommunication Union(ITU) projects in Saudi Arabia.