Education Profile

  • ​PhD. in  Electrical Engineering, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Thuwal, KSA 
  • M.Sc. in Electrical Engineering, University of Electro-Communications (UEC), Tokyo, Japan

Scientific and Professional Membership

  • ​IEEE

Abdulrahman Alabbasi obtained his Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering under the supervision of Professor Basem Shihada at King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST). Currently, he is working as a Senior Researcher at Ericsson in Sweden.

Thesis title: "Towards Energy Efficient Cognitive Radio System".

Research Interest

Abdulrahman's research interests included Energy efficiency, LTE, and Cognitive Radios.

Projects

The work on multimedia over wireless mesh networks has inspired us to explore other wireless transmission standards.
The objective of this project is to develop a framework for facilitating green spectrum for cognitive radio protocols in wireless networks.

Selected Publications

Alabbasi, A., & Shihada, B. (2017). Optimal Cross-Layer Design for Energy Efficient D2D Sharing Systems. IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, 16(2), 839–855. doi:10.1109/twc.2016.2631605
Alabbasi, A., Rezki, Z., & Shihada, B. (2017). Outage Analysis of Spectrum Sharing Over $M$ -Block Fading With Sensing Information. IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, 66(4), 3071–3087. doi:10.1109/tvt.2016.2590828
Alabbasi, A., Rezki, Z., & Shihada, B. (2015). Energy Efficient Resource Allocation for Cognitive Radios: A Generalized Sensing Analysis. IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, 14(5), 2455–2469. doi:10.1109/twc.2014.2387161
Alabbasi, A., Rezki, Z., & Shihada, B. (2014). Energy Efficiency and SINR Maximization Beamformers for Spectrum Sharing With Sensing Information. IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, 13(9), 5095–5106. doi:10.1109/twc.2014.2323962
Alabbasi, A., & Shihada, B. (2016). Energy efficient cross layer design for spectrum sharing systems. 2016 IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference. doi:10.1109/wcnc.2016.7565051
Alabbasi, A., & Shihada, B. (2015). An energy efficient cognitive radio system with quantized soft sensing and duration analysis. 2015 IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC). doi:10.1109/wcnc.2015.7127507
Alabbasi, A., Rezki, Z., & Shihada, B. (2014). On Outage Performance of Spectrum-Sharing Communication over M-Block Fading. 2015 IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM). doi:10.1109/glocom.2014.7417245