Kamran Arshad 4467

Kamran Arshad

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Ph.D. in Telecommunications Eng., Middlesex University, UK, 2007.
M.Sc. in Electrical Eng., King Fahd University, Saudi Arab, 2003.
B. Sc. (Dist.) in Electrical Eng., NED University, Pakistan, 2000.

Dr Arshad has 15+ years of research and teaching experience in higher education. He is an expert in Wireless Communications and published 100+ technical peer-reviewed papers in top journals and international conferences. He received 3 best paper awards and 1 best R&D track award. Dr Arshad is a well-known speaker and delivered keynote/invited talks at several international forums and became a panellist in IEEE PIMRC 2011. Dr Arshad is an author of 25+ technical reports submitted to the European Commission, served 80+ international conferences as a TPC member and an editor of several journals.

01/2016 - date. Associate Professor in Electrical Engineering, Ajman University, UAE

01/2012 – 01/2016. Senior Lecturer (Associate Professor) and MSc Program Director of MSc Wireless Communication, University of Greenwich, United Kingdom

07/2008 –01/2012. Project Manager and Research Fellow, Institute of Communication Systems, University of Surrey, United Kingdom

07/2007 –06/2008. Research Officer, Institute of Advanced Telecommunications, Swansea University, United Kingdom

01/2005 –07/2007. Lecturer, Middlesex University, United Kingdom

09/2001 –07/2003. Lecturer in Electrical Engineering, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, Saudi Arabia

03/2001 –09/2001. Network Engineer, Mobilink GSM (Motorola) Private Ltd., Pakistan

03/2000 –03/2001. Lecturer in Electronic Engineering, NED University of Engineering and Technology, Pakistan

Wireless & Mobile Communications
Spectrum Sensing Algorithms
Cognitive Radio and Dynamic Spectrum Management
Interference Management in Cognitive Networks
Resource Allocation in Future Network
Channel Propagation Modeling

An updated list of publications is available at:

D. Muirhead, M. A. Imran and K. Arshad, ""A Survey of the Challenges, Opportunities and Use of Multiple Antennas in Current and Future 5G Small Cell Base Stations,"" in IEEE Access, vol. 4, no. , pp. 2952-2964, 2016. doi: 10.1109/ACCESS.2016.2569483

Soheil Rostami, Sajad Alabadi, Kamran Arshad and Predrag B. Rapajic (2016) ""Spectrum Assignment Algorithm for Cognitive Machine-to-Machine Networks,"" Mobile Information Systems (Hindawi), vol. 2016, Article ID 3282505, 8 pages, 2016. doi:10.1155/2016/3282505

Kamran Arshad and Klaus Moessner (2013) Robust spectrum sensing based on statistical tests, IET Communications, vol.7, no.9, pp., June 11 2013. doi: 10.1049/iet-com.2012.0499.

Talha Zahir, Kamran Arshad, Atsushi Nakata and Klaus Moessner (2011) Interference Management in Cognitive Femtocells, IEEE Tutorials and Surveys, vol. PP, 10.1109/SURV.2012.020212.00101.