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Dia Ibrahim Abu-Al-Nadi

Personal Info

  • Country of residence: Jordan
  • Gender: Male
  • Born in: 1900
  • Age: 121
  • Curriculum vitae :


Name: Dia Ibrahim Abu-Al-Nadi, 
Tel.: Home ++962-6-5153390
Work ++962-6-5355000 ext. 22844
Fax.: Work ++962-6-5355588
Current Position:
Chairman; Associate Professor
Department of Electrical Engineering-
University of Jordan.
Senior Member of IEEE (2004).
1996-1999 Ph.D. Electrical Engineering. University of Bremen- Germany.
1988-1991 M.Sc. Electrical Engineering. Oklahoma State University- USA
1982-1987 B.Sc. Electrical Engineering. Yarmouk University- Jordan
Areas of Interest:
Array Processing and Smart Antennas for Mobile Communications. Digital Signal and Image Processing. Neural Networks and Fuzzy Systems. Evolutionary Optimization Techniques.

Courses Taught:
Undergraduate Courses:
Electrical Circuits I; Electrical Circuits II; Signals and Systems; Probability and Random Variables; Digital Signal Processing; Measurement and Instrumentation; Control Systems; Analog Electronics; Digital Electornics; Electromagnetics.
Graduate Courses:
Digital Signal Processing and Filtering; Random Variables and Stochastic Processes; Statistical Communication Theory; Linear Systems.
2008-present: Chairman - Department of Electrical Engineering- University of Jordan.
2007-2008: Sabbatical year at Princess Sumaya University for Technology-Jordan.
2006-present: Associate Prof.- Department of Electrical Engineering- University of Jordan
1999-2006: Assistant Prof. -Department of Electrical Engineering- University of Jordan.
Summer, 2002,
2004 and 2006 : Visiting Researcher–University of Bremen, Germany.
2003-2004 : Chairman of EE Department- University of Jordan.
1996-1999 : Research assistant, Department of Automation Technology- University of Bremen.
10/1995-4/1996: Visiting Researcher–Technical University of Munich (TUM), Germany
4/1995-9/1995: German language intensive course, Goethe-Institute Bremen- Germany
1993-1995 : Lecturer, Department of Electrical Engineering- University of Jordan
1988-1991 : Teaching and research assistant, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Oklahoma State University- USA

Short Courses:
Advanced Process Control at SABIC Training Center , Al-Jubail, Saudia Arabia.
(6-10/6/2009) and (12-18/11/2009).

Refereed Book Chapters
[1] D.I. Abu-Al-Nadi, M.J. Mismar, and T.H. Ismail,” Genetically Evolved Phase-Aggregation Technique for Linear Arrays Control,” PIER 43, pp: 287-304,2003.
[2] J.S.Rahhal, D.I.Abu-Al-Nadi, and M. Hawa," Evolutionary Computation in Coded Communications: An Implementation of Viterbi Algorithm" In Evolutionary Computation, edited by Wellington Pinheiro dos Santos, In-Teh, pp: 139-152, 2009.
Refereed Journals
[1] D. Abu-Fara, I. Rawabdeh, and D. Abu-Al-Nadi, “ Neural Network Control for Cavity Pressure during Filling and Packing Stages of the Theromplastics Injection Molding Process,” J. of Injection Molding Technology, vol. 5, no.2, pp. 105-119,
[2] T.H. Ismail, D.I. Abu-Al-Nadi, and M.J. Mismar, “ Phase-Only Control of Antenna Pattern Synthesis of Linear Arrays Using Levenberg-Marquardt Algorithm”, Electromagnetics, 24(7) pp: 555-564, 2004.
[3] D.I. Abu-Al-Nadi, D.I. Abu-Fara, I.Rawabdeh, and R.J. Crawford,” Control of Rotational Molding Using Adaptive Fuzzy Systems”, Advances in Polymer Technology, vol. 24, no. 4, pp: 266-277, 2005.
[4] D.I. Abu-Al-Nadi, T.H. Ismail, and M.J.Mismar,” Interference Suppression by Element position Control of Phased Arrays Using LM Algorithm” Int. J. of Electronics and Communications (AEÜ). Vol. 60, no. 2, pp. 151-158, 2006
[5] M.J. Mismar, T. H. Ismail, and D. I. Abu-Al-Nadi," Analytical Array Polynomial Method for Linear Antenna Arrays with Phase-Only Control", Int. J. of Electronics and Communications (AEÜ), vol. 61, no.7 pp.485-492, 2007.
[6] R.T. Al-Zubi, and D.I. Abu-AL-Nadi, “Automated Personal Identification System Based on Human Iris Analysis", Pattern Analysis and Applications, vol.10, no.2, pp. 147-164, 2007.
[7] D.I. Abu-Al-Nadi, and J.S. Rahhal, “ A Modified Genetic Algorithm for Training Adaptive Fuzzy Systems”AutoSoft-Intelligent Automation and Soft Computing,14(4),pp. 445-460, 2008
[8] J.S. Rahhal, and D.I. Abu-Al-Nadi, " A General Configuration Antenna Array for Multi-User System with Genetic and Ant Colony Optimization" Electromagnetics. 27(7), pp. 413-426,2007.
[9] M.A.Taha, D.I. Abu-Al-Nadi, and T.H. Ismail, “ Maximum likelihood estimation of the double-directional parameters in the Multiple-input-multiple-output communication system using the particle swarm optimization”, Electromagnetics, 28(6), pp. 401-410, 2008.
[10] J.S. Rahhal, and D.I. Abu-Al-nadi, "Pre-Coding for MIMO Systems in Frequency-Selective Fading Channels," Accepted in Wireless Pers. Commun..

[12] D.I. Abu-Al-Nadi, T.H. Ismail, H. Al-Tous, and M.J. Mismar,”Design of Linear Phased Array for Interference Suppression Using Array Polynomil Method and Particle Swarm Optimization”, Accepted in Wireless Pers. Commun..

Refereed Conferences
[1] D. Abu-Al-Nadi, and D. Popovic,” Texture Analysis Using an Adaptive Neuro-Fuzzy Networks and Fractals”, The 8th IEEE Int. Conf. On Fuzzy Systems, Seoul, Korea, Aug. 22-25, 1999.
[2] D. Abu-Al-Nadi, and D. Popovic,” Texture Identification Using Adaptive Neuro-Fuzzy Approach”, The 14th World Congress of IFAC’99, Beijing, China, July 5-9, 1999.
[3] M.J. Mismar, T.H. Ismail, and D. I. Abu-Al-Nadi, “ Interference Suppression Using Phase-Only Controlled Linear Array with Element Failures” The 7th International Conference on Intelligent Engineering Systems, INES 2003, Asuit- Egypt, pp 713-716, March 4-6, 2003.
[4] W. Shadeed, D. Abu-Al-Nadi, and M. Mismar, “Road Traffic Sign Detection in Colored Images”,10th IEEE conference on Electronics, Circuits and systems, ICECS2003,Sharjah,UAE,pp:890-893,Dec.14-17, 2003.
[5] M. Takruri, D. Abu-Al-Nadi, “ Fractal Image Compression Using Competitive Neural Network in Frequency Domain”,10th IEEE conference on Electronics, Circuits and systems, ICECS2003, Sharjah,UAE,pp:96-99,Dec.14-17, 2003.
[6] D.I. Abu-Al-Nadi, “ Training Feedforward Neural Networks with a Modified Genetic Algorithm”, The 14th Int. Conf. On Computer Theory and Applications, ICCTA’2004, Alexandria, Egypt, Sept. 28-30, 2004.
[7] J.S. Rahhal and D. I. Abu-Al-Nadi," Mobile Vehicle Location using Integrated GPS GSM Systems", EUROMEDIA'2007, Delft , The Netherlands, 127-130, April 25-27, 2007.
[8] J.S. Rahhal, D.I. Abu-Al-Nadi, and M.F. Hawa," Viterbi Decoder Algorithm Using Quantum Computing" IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computing CEC2007, Sigapore, pp:4094-4099, Sep.25-28, 2007.
[9] M.J. Mismar, D.I. Abu-Al-Nadi, and T.H. Ismail, "Pattern Synthesis with Phase-Only Control Using Array Polynomial Technique" IEEE Conference on Signal Processing and Communications ICSPC07, Dubai, UAE, vols1-3, pp:444-447, 24-27 Nov. 2007.
[10] D.I.Abu-Al-Nadi, T.H. Ismail, and M.J. Mismar "Synthesis of Linear Array and Null Steering with minimized Side-Lobe Level Using Particle Swarm Optimization" European Conference on Antenna and Propagation EuCAP2010. Barcelona Spain,12-16 April 2010.

Theses Supervised
1) Vision System for Visually Impaired People.
2) Fractal Image Compression Using Artificial Neural Networks.
3) Automated Personal Recognition System Based on Human Iris Analysis.
4) On the Relation between Support Vector Machine (SVM) and Fuzzy Rule-Based Systems.
5) Design and Implementation of a Fast Pipelined Viterbi Decoder.
6) Independent Component Analysis (ICA) for Texture Classification.
7) Estimation of Direction of Arrival in MIMO Systems.
8) Investigation of Independent Component Analysis (ICA) Algorithms.
9) Interpolation Based Technique for low complexity SIC of MIMO-OFDM System.

Theses Currently Supervised
1)Wireless Sensor Networks(WSN) with Orthogonal Frequency Division Multiplexing(OFDM).
Arabic (Native language), English, and German

Achievements and Awards

German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) scholarship holder 1995-1999 Hisham Hijjawi Award for Engineering Sciences 2007.

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