Prof. Marwan Al-Akaidi

Professor / Dean, College of Computer Information Technology

His research addressing real life problems, both in industry and academia, published over 200 papers in national and international journals and conferences. He has been invited as a keynote speaker for more than 35 conferences globally as well as chaired more than 40 national & international conferences, published a book titled “Fractal Speech Coding”, which is unique in the field. He supervised successfully over 45 MPhil/PhD, 150 MSc and examined over 30 PhD students in UK & abroad. Chaired the Research Wireless & Mobile communication research group from 2002-2011 at De Montfort University when he served as Head of School of Engineering & Technology, then built a mobile & wireless research group at AOU when he served as Vice President for Academic Affairs from 2011-2018.  Currently he is the Vice President for research at the American University in the Emirates. Current research interest in the field of Mobile & Wireless Communication, 5G, V2V, V2X, AI, Cyber Security, Speech & Image Processing, Blockchain.   He is the IEEE UK & Ireland Chair for the SPC. Chairman of the Modelling & simulation Middle East Conference, co-founder of Eurosis. Editor-in-Chief & Associate Editor-In-Chief for more than 5 international journals. Reviewed over 70 Books & over 700 Papers for Journal Editors, IEE (IET), IEEE, Computer Simulation Journals, and many other publishers. Professor Al-Akaidi was a recipient of many international awards.


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Prof. Marwan Al-Akaidi

Professor / Dean

Dr. Abedallah Abualkishik

Associate Professor / Department Chair - ITM

Dr. Reem Al Atassi

Assistant Professor / Department Chair – Computer Science

Dr. Ahmed N. AL Masri

Associate Professor / Manager - Office of Patent

Dr. Mohamed Elhoseny

Associate Professor / Manager-Research Support Department

Dr. Nahia Mourad

Assistant Professor

Dr. Rasha Almajed

Assistant Professor

Dr. Faris Abdullah Al Mansour

Assistant Professor