Today is a significant day for Kalamkas Zhagyparova, a master's student in Electrical and Computer Engineering, as she successfully defended her thesis titled "Transportation Mode Recognition based on Cellular Network Data." The master's defense took place at the Information Science Lab (ISL) in King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), where Kalamkas presented her

Today marks an important milestone for Ruslan Zhagypar, a master's student in Electrical and Computer Engineering, as he successfully defended his thesis on "Characterization of the Global Bias Problem in Aerial Federated Learning." The master's defense, held at King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) in the Information Science Lab (ISL), showcased Ruslan's extensive

KAUST Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE), Tareq Al-Naffouri, has been awarded the 2022 Abdul Hameed Shoman Foundation Arab Researchers Award in the Agriculture and Technology field. The award honors research that significantly contributes to solving local, regional, and global problems.

By David Murphy
The research work of KAUST Ph.D. student Rawan Alghamdi was announced as the runner-up prize winner in the IEEE Competition on Non-Terrestrial Networks (NTN) Beyond 5G and 6G, as part of the "Connecting the World from the Skies" Forum. 

Prof Tareq Al-Naffouri gave a keynote address at The 5th International Conference on Advanced Communication Technologies and Networking. The title of his talk was “Towards Robust & Accurate Localization: A Manifold Optimization Approach”. The conference was held online from 12 to 14 December 2022.

Nour Kouzayha, a postdoctoral research fellow based in the KAUST Information Science Lab (ISL), recently won the Best Poster Award at the Technology Innovation Institute’s (TII) Abu Dhabi 6G Summit 2022. Dr. Kouzayha received the award for her poster titled "Coverage and Mobility Analysis of Aerial Users in Integrated HAPS-Ground Wireless Networks."