Education Profile

  • Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering, UBC Okanagan Campus, Kelowna, BC, Canada (September 2012 - 2017).
  • M.S. in Electrical Engineering, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), Thuwal, Saudi Arabia (September 2010 - May 2012).
  • B.S. in Electrical Engineering, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals (KFUPM), Dhahran, Saudi Arabia (September 2004 - January 2010).

Introduction

AbdulAziz Al-Orainy is an Assistant Professor at King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology (KACST), Riyadh, KSA.

Education

AbdulAziz obtained his B.S. in Electrical Engineering, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals (KFUPM), Dhahran, Saudi Arabia in 2010. After graduation, he joined King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), Thuwal, Saudi Arabia as an M.S. student in Electrical Engineering. In 2012, he went to UBC Okanagan Campus, Kelowna, BC, Canada to pursue his Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering.

Research Interest

•    Green communications.
•    Queuing analysis.
•    Quality of service.

Selected Publications

A. Alorainy, Md. Hossain, and M.-S. Alouini “Cross-layer performance of downlink multi-flow carrier aggregation in heterogeneous networks”, to be submitted to IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, 2016.[Under Review
A. Alorainy and Md. Hossain “Cross-layer performance of downlink dynamic cell selection with random packet scheduling and partial CQI feedback in wireless networks with cell sleeping”, submitted to IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, 2016.[Under Review]
E. Bedeer, A. Alorainy, Md. Hossain, O. Amen, and M.-S. Alouini “Fairness-aware energy-efficient resource allocation for AF cooperative OFDMA networks”, accepted for publication in IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications, vol. 33, no. 12, pp. 2478-2493, Dec. 2015.
A. Alorainy and Md. Hossain “Cross-layer performance analysis of channel scheduling mechanisms in small cell networks with non-line-of-sight wireless backhaul links”, IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 14, no. 9, pp. 4907-4922, Sep. 2015.
A. Alorainy and Md. Hossain “Dynamic cell selection in wireless networks with cell sleeping: cross-layer performance analysis” IEEE Global Communications Conference (Globecom), San Diego, CA, USA, Dec. 2015.
A. Alorainy, S. M. Tanzil, and Md. Hossain “Cross-layer performance of channel scheduling mechanisms in small cell networks”, IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC), Istanbul, Turkey, Apr. 2014.