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    Funded Projects/Research Grants

KFUPM Funded Projects:

   
[11]  Internal Research Group Project through KFUPM, Title: "An Integrated 4G/5G Microwave MIMO with Millimeter-Wave Antenna System with Enhanced Isolation",

 Mohammad S. Sharawi (PI).

 Duration: Sep. 2015 - Mar. 2017

[10]

 Internal Research Group Project through KFUPM, Title: "A Dielectric Resonator Based MIMO Antenna System at mm-Waves ",

 Mohammad S. Sharawi (PI).

 Duration: Sep. 2015 - Mar. 2017

[9]

 Internal Research Group Project through KFUPM, Title: "A Millimeter-wave Switched Broadband Antenna Array for Mobile Terminals",

 Mohammad S. Sharawi (PI).

 Duration: Sep. 2014 - Mar. 2016    [COMPLETED]

[8]  Major Research Equipment Grant (MREG) to acquire Antenna Measurement Equipment for the AMSD laboratory. Grant was from DSR-KFUPM with 1.6 Million Saudi Riyals.
[7]

 Internal Research Group Project through KFUPM, Title: "Compact Size Meta-Material Based Antennas For Broadband Wireless Handheld Devices",

 Mohammad S. Sharawi (PI).

 Duration: Sep. 2012 - Sep. 2014    [COMPLETED]

[6]

 Internal Research Group Project through KFUPM, Title: "Behavioral Modeling and Impairments Compensation of Broadband Transmitters for LTE-Advanced Applications",

 Mohammad S. Sharawi (Co-I).

 Duration: Sep. 2012 - Sep. 2014  [COMPLETED]

[5]

 Fast Track through KFUPM Project, Title: "A Programmable Digitally Controlled Radio Frequency Feed Network",

 Mohammad S. Sharawi (PI).

 Duration: Feb. 2012 - Aug. 2013   [COMPLETED]

[4]

 Fast Track through KFUPM Project, Title: "Low Complexity Blind Equalization for SISO Systems with General Constellations",

 Mohammad S. Sharawi (Co-I).

 Duration: Dec. 2011 - Dec. 2012   [COMPLETED]

[3]

 SABIC through KFUPM Project, Title: "A Printed Circular Antenna Array for Vehicular Direction Finding Systems,"

 Mohammad S. Sharawi (PI)

 Duration: Mar. 2011 - Sep. 2012   [COMPLETED]

[2]

 SABIC through KFUPM Project, Title: "Design of Antenna Arrays for Long Term Evolution (LTE) handsets",

 Mohammad S. Sharawi (PI).

Duration: Mar. 2010 - Sep. 2011.  [COMPLETED]

[1]

Fast Track through KFUPM Project, Title: "Design and Implementation of an Aperture Stacked Microstrip Power Splitter for Microwave Communications",

 Mohammad S. Sharawi (Co-I).

Duration: Mar. 2010 - Sep. 2011.  [COMPLETED]

KACST Funded Projects:

   
[5]

NSTIP through KACST Project, Title:" Development of a Wearable Epidermal Textile Based Sensor Array and Processing Algorithm for Health Monitoring ",

Mohammad S. Sharawi (PI).

Duration: Mar. 2016 - Mar. 2018.

[4] NSTIP through KACST Project, Title:" Modeling and compensation of polar transmitter’s nonlinear distortions for 4G LTE green communication systems ",

Mohammad S. Sharawi (Co-I).

Duration: Mar. 2014 - Mar. 2016    [COMPLETED]

[3]

NSTIP through KACST Project, Title:" Reconfigurable MIMO antenna system with Direction finding Capability for Cognitive Radios",

Mohammad S. Sharawi (PI).

Duration: Sep. 2013 - Sep. 2015.  [COMPLETED]

[2]

NSTIP through KACST Project, Title:" Novel Beam-Steering Algorithm And Embedded Antenna Arrays within UAV Structures for Enhanced Wireless Communication Links in Surveillance Systems",

Mohammad S. Sharawi (PI).

Duration: Sep. 2012 - Sep. 2014.  [COMPLETED]

[1]

NSTIP through KACST Project, Title:" Distributed Localization of Impulsive Acoustical Sources Algorithms and Prototype Implementation",

Mohammad S. Sharawi (PI).

Duration: Jun. 2010 - Jun. 2012.  [COMPLETED]

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    Patents      

     Granted:

 

      8. [Granted] "Circular Antenna Arrays for Vehicular Direction Finding Applications,"

        Mohammad S. Sharawi, Farooq Sultan (KFUPM, KSA), and Daniel N. Aloi (OU, USA), Patent Number: US9,082,307 , Date: 14 July, 2015.

 

      7. [Granted] "CSRR Loaded MIMO Antenna Systems,"

        Mohammad S. Sharawi, Muhammad U. Khan, and Ahmad B. Numan (KFUPM-KSA), Patent Number: US9,019,160, Date: 28 April, 2015.

       

      6. [Granted] "A Single Antenna Direction Finding System for Multi-Rotor Platforms,"

        Mohammad S. Sharawi (KFUPM, KSA), Belal Sababha, Hamza Al-Zubi (PSUT, Jordan) and Osamah Rawashdeh (OU, USA),

        Patent Number US 8,907,846, Date: 9 Dec. 2014.

 

      5. [Granted] "Programmable Radio Frequency Feed Network,"

        Mohammad S. Sharawi (KFUPM, KSA), Patent number US8,730,104 , Date:  20 May 2014.

 

      4. [Granted] “Dual-Band MIMO Antenna System,”  

        Mohammad S. Sharawi (KFUPM, KSA) and Mohammad A. Jan (KFUPM, KSA), Patent number US8,803,742, Date: 12 August 2014.

 

3. [Granted] “Multi-Cycle Programmable Processor with FSM controller selectively altering Functional units Datapaths Based on Instruction Type,”  

        Mohammad S. Sharawi (KFUPM, KSA) and Mohammed Omer (KFUPM, KSA), Patent number US 8,612,726, Date: 17 Dec. 2013.

 

2. [Granted] “High Isolation Multi-Band MIMO Antenna System,”  

        Mohammad S. Sharawi (KFUPM, KSA), Patent number US8,786,497 , Date:22 July 2014.

 

1. [Granted] “System and Method for Weighing Food and Calculating Calorie Content Thereof,”  

        Mohammad S. Sharawi (KFUPM, KSA) and Osamah A. Rawashdeh (OU, USA), Patent Number US 8,330,057, Date: 11 Dec. 2012.

 

 

        Pending:

            

        20. "A Compact Wearable Device For Smart Phone ring Alerts,"

        Mohammad S. Sharawi (KFUPM, KSA) and Rana I. Sharawi (KFUPM, KSA), Filed on March 2015 to USPO, Patent Pending.

      

       19. "An Electronic Cart (e-cart) Shopping System,"

        Mohammad S. Sharawi (KFUPM, KSA) and Rana I. Sharawi (KFUPM, KSA), Filed on March 2015 to USPO, Patent Pending.

 

        18. "An Integrated Microwave-Millimeter Wave Antenna System with Isolation Enhancement Mechanism,"

        Mohammad S. Sharawi (KFUPM, KSA), Filed on February 2015 to USPO, Patent Pending.

      

        17. "Four Element Reconfigurable MIMO Antenna System for Cognitive Radio Platforms,"

        Mohammad S. Sharawi (KFUPM, KSA) and Rifaqat Hussain (KFUPM, KSA), Filed on February 2015 to USPO, Patent Pending.

 

        16. "Dielectric Resonator MIMO Antennas at Millimeter Waves,"

        Mohammad S. Sharawi (KFUPM, KSA), Ali Al-reshaid and Mohammad Tammam (KFUPM, KSA), Filed on November 2014 to

        USPO, Patent Pending.

       

        15. "A Low Profile, Compact Reconfigurable MIMO and Sensing Antenna System for Cognitive Radio Applications,"

        Mohammad S. Sharawi (KFUPM, KSA) and Rifaqat Hussain (KFUPM, KSA), Filed on August 2014 to USPO, Patent Pending.

       

        14. "Compact Reconfigurable MIMO Antennas Integrated with Sensing Antennas for Cognitive Radio Applications,"

        Mohammad S. Sharawi (KFUPM, KSA) and Rifaqat Hussain (KFUPM, KSA), Filed on June 2014 to USPO, Patent Pending.

       

        13. "Active Integrated MIMO Antennas,"

        Mohammad S. Sharawi (KFUPM, KSA) and Sagar Dhar (KFUPM, KSA), Filed on Apr. 2014 to USPO, Patent Pending.

       

        12. "A Millimeter (mm) Wave Switched Beam Antenna System,"

        Mohammad S. Sharawi (KFUPM, KSA), Filed on Feb. 2014 to USPO, Patent Pending.

 

        11. "A Cognitive Radio Antenna Assembly,"

        Mohammad S. Sharawi (KFUPM, KSA) and Rifaqat Hussain (KFUPM, KSA), Filed on Nov. 2013 to USPO, Patent Pending.     

       

        10. "Dual-Angle Resolution Based Six Port Direction Finding System,"

        Mohammad S. Sharawi and Rifaqat Hussain (KFUPM, KSA), Filed on Feb. 2013 to USPO, Patent Pending.

 

        9. "A Real-Time Signal Source Localization Algorithm for Communication Link Enhancement,"

        Mohammad S. Sharawi and Mohamed A. Ibrahim (KFUPM, KSA), Filed on Sep. 2012 to USPO, Patent Pending.

 

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    Awards

       - Excellence in Research Award, KFUPM, Saudi Arabia, April 2015. 

       - Distinguished Post Doctoral Research Scholar award from Oakland University, Michigan, USA, Apr. 2009.
       - Distinguished Ph.D. student research award from Oakland University, Michigan, USA, Apr. 2006.
       - Ph.D. degree full scholarship award from Oakland University, Michigan, USA, Aug. 2004.
       - Best Paper Award, CATAEE conference 2004, Amman, Jordan.
       - M.S. degree full scholarship award from Oakland University, Michigan, USA, Aug. 2000.
       - Princess Sumaya Honors senior student award, Princess Sumaya University for Technology, Amman-Jordan, Feb. 2000.
       - Student excellence award, Princess Sumaya University for Technology, Amman, Jordan, 1996/1997/1999.

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   Announcements/Funding Opportunities

    - If you are looking for      cutting EDGE research projects

                        and you are      highly motivated and HARD WORKING PERSON,

   Please contact me for potential project/research involvement. You have to have some good Microwaves, Antennas and Electronics Background.

     FUNDING IS AVAILABLE FROM SEVERAL PROJECTS Based on Student Performance.

      Contact me for Details.

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