Education Profile

  • Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), Thuwal, Saudi Arabia (June 2011 – Present).
  • M.S. in Electrical Engineering, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), Thuwal, Saudi Arabia (September 2009 – December 2010).
  • B.S. in Computer Engineering, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals (KFUPM), Dhahran, Saudi Arabia (February 2005 – January 2009).

Introduction

Imran is a Lecturer at University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK

Education and Early Career

Imran got his B.S. in Computer Engineering, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals (KFUPM), Dhahran, Saudi Arabia in 2009. After graduation, he joined the M.S. program of the Electrical Engineering department at KAUST, Saudi Arabia, followed by a Ph.D. degree.

Research Interests

  • Performance analysis of wireless communication systems
  • Channel modeling
  • Composite fading channels
  • Multihop relay networks

 

Selected Publications

I. S. Ansari, Composite and Cascaded Generalized-K Channel Model and Some Analyses, Lambert Academic Publishing, 2011. ISBN: 3845408634, 9783845408637.
I. S. Ansari, “Composite and Cascaded Generalized-K Fading Channel Modeling and their Diversity and Performance Analyses,” King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), Thuwal, Saudi Arabia, Dec. 2012.
I. S. Ansari, S. Al-Ahmadi, F. Yilmaz, M. -S. Alouini, and H. Yanikomeroglu, “A new formula for the BER of binary modulations with dual-branch selection over generalized-K composite fading channels,” IEEE Transactions on Communications, vol. 59, no. 10, pp. 2654 – 2658, Oct. 2011.
I. S. Ansari, F. Yilmaz, and M. -S. Alouini, “On the sum of Gamma random variates with application to the performance of maximal ratio combining over Nakagami-m fading channels,” in Proc. of IEEE Workshop on Signal Processing Advances in Wireless Communications (SPAWC 2012), Cesme, Turkey, Jun. 2012.
I. S. Ansari, S. Al-Ahmadi, F. Yilmaz, M. -S. Alouini, and H. Yanikomeroglu, “An exact closed-form expression for the BER of binary modulations with dual-branch selection over generalized-K fading,” in Proc. of IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC-Spring 2011), Budapest, Hungary, May 2011.
I. S. Ansari, “An implementation of traffic light system using multi-hop ad hoc networks,” in Proc. of IEEE International Conference on Network-Based Information Systems (NBIS-ISEUPS 2009), Indianapolis, Indiana, USA, Aug. 2009.
I. S. Ansari and A. S. Qutbuddin, “Biometrics for home networks security,” in Proc. of IEEE Student Conference on Research and Development (SCOReD 2009), Malaysia, Nov. 2009.