Dr. Ali Al-Shaikhi is
currently Associate professor and Dean of the College of
Engineering at KFUPM, Director, Center for
Energy and Geo-Processing (CEGP).
was Chairman of the Electrical Engineering Department at
KFUPM from 2011 to 2018. He received B.Sc. and M.Sc. degrees in
Electrical Engineering from KFUPM, in 1997 and 2001, respectively. He
serves as a member of the following committees: Academic Leadership
Center (ALC) at MOE, Electricity Dispute Resolution Committee at ECRA,
Lighting Team at SASO, and External Advisory Board of Electrical
Engineering Department at Umm Al-Qura University. He received the PhD
degree in Electrical Engineering from Dalhousie university, Halifax,
Canada, in 2008. Dr. Al-Shaikhi's research interests lie in the areas of
wireless communication, communication theory, digital communications,
signal processing, and computer networks. He has several publications in
respected conferences and journals.