Current Position

Research Associate, The Hong Kong University of Engineering and Technology


•    Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, 2012-2016, Hong Kung.
•    M.Sc. in Electrical Engineering, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, 2006–2008, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia.
•    B.Sc. in Electronics, NED University of Engineering and Technology, 2002-2006, Karachi, Pakistan.

Research Interests

•    Semi-blind Channel and Data Recovery in OFDM
•    Statistical signal processing
•    Computational biology
•    Communication

Selected Publications

[1] Omer, Muhammad, Quadeer, Ahmed A, Sharawi, Mohammad S, and T. Y. Al-Naffouri, "Sub-sampling-based 2D localization of an impulsive acoustic source in reverberant environments", in EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing, vol.2014, pp.116, Jul. 2014.
[2] T. Y. Al-Naffouri, A. A. Quadeer, and G. Caire, "Impulse Noise Estimation and Removal for OFDM Systems", in IEEE Transactions on Communications, vol.62, pp.976-989, Mar. 2014.
[3] Owodunni, Damilola S, Ali, Anum, Quadeer, Ahmed A, Al-Safadi, Ebrahim B, Hammi, Oualid, and T. Y. Al-Naffouri, "Compressed sensing techniques for receiver based post-compensation of transmitter's nonlinear distortions in OFDM systems", in Signal Processing, vol.97, pp.282--293, Feb. 2014.
[1] A. A. Quadeer, M. S. Sohail, and T. Y. Al-Naffouri, "A compressed sensing based method with support refinement for impulse noise cancelation in DSL", 2013 IEEE 14th Workshop on Signal Processing Advances in Wireless Communications (SPAWC), pp.255-259, Jun. 2013.
[2] M. Omer, A. A. Quadeer, T. Y. Al-Naffouri, and M. S. Sharawi, "An L-shaped microphone array configuration for impulsive acoustic source localization in 2-D using orthogonal clustering based time delay estimation", 2013 1st International Conference on Communications, Signal Processing, and their Applications (ICCSPA), pp.1-6, Feb. 2013.