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Eduation Profile highlights

MS in Kind Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), Thuwal, Saudi Arabia (August 2020 – Present)

B.S. in Polytechnic Engineering, Tunisia Polytechnic School, Tunis, Tunisia (September 2017 - September 2020)

Malek is an MS/PhD student in the Communication Theory Lab (CTL) under the supervision of Professor Mohamed-Slim Alouini at King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST). 

Education and Early Career

Malek started her undergraduate studies by two preparatory years in mathematics and physics at the Preparatory Institute for Engineering Studies of Tunis. Then, she successfully graduated among the top 2% in the National Competition to Enter Engineering Schools in Tunisia. Malek obtained her bachelor degree in Polytechnic Engineering from Tunisia Polytechnic School in 2020. During her bachlor studies, Malek conducted research at the Communication Signaux Images Lab (COSIM) where she worked on signal processing using deep learning under the supervision of Amel Benazza-Benyahia, full professor at SUP’COM-Tunis and Dr. Mounir Kaaniche, associate professor at Université Paris 13. Malek joined KAUST in fall 2020. During her graduate studies, she norrowed down her research interest to communication theory. She has had the chance to work on projects that involve a digital communication system design, OFDM implementation, analysis of UAV network, Simulation of Stationary Gaussian Processes and the SPDE Approach. 

Research Interest

Wireless Communication, Satellite Communication, Massive MIMO Systems, High Altitude Platform Stations