Omar Abdul Latif

Lecturer, Electrical Engineering and Computing Department
Email: omacad@rit.edu

Education:

MPhil in Electrical Engineering, University of Bath, UK 2015
M.S. in Computer Engineering, University of Balamand, Lebanon 2004
B.S. in Computer Engineering, University of Balamand, Lebanon 2002

Bio:

Omar Abdul-Latif is currently a Lecturer at the Electrical Engineering Department at RIT-Dubai. Prior to that he worked as a researcher and part-time Instructor at the University of Bath (UK) and as a full time lecturer at Michigan State University-Dubai and as an adjunct lecturer at the American University of Dubai. Mr. Abdul-Latif has more than ten years of experience in teaching and research with more than 20 published papers in peer reviewed International Journals and Conferences in the field of Signal/Image Processing for Telecommunication and Radar Applications especially in the field of SAR and ML-based telecommunication systems.

Selected Publications include:

  1. S. R. Pennock, O. M. Abdul-Latif, C. Jenks, “Improved GPR Image Focussing with Repetitive and Normalized Superimposition Technique”, IEEE 15th GPR 2014, Brussels.
  2. O. M. Abdul-Latif, S. R. Pennock, “Enhancing SAR Image Formation Using Superimposed Fast Fourier Transformation”, 30th IEEE IGARSS 2012, Munich, Germany, 22 - 27 July 2012.
  3. J. S. Daba and O. Abdul-Latif, “Least Square-SVM Detector for Wireless BPSK in Multi-environmental Noise,” Transactions on Engineering, Computing, and Technology. ISSN 1307-6884, Vol. 3, Issue 2, pp. 181-186, 2006.
  4. O. M. Abdul-Latif, P. R. Shepherd, S. Pennock, “Transmission Power vs. BER in UWB Telecommunication System”, 5th GCC IEEE Conference, Kuwait, March, 2009.
  5. O. M. Abdul-Latif, P. R. Shepherd, S. Pennock, “Effect of Multiple Access Interferers on UWB system Performance”, IFIP Wireless Days, Dubai, UAE, November 2008.
  6. O. M. Abdul-Latif, P. R. Shepherd, S. Pennock, “Transmission Range of an UWB Tracking System”, Workshop of Signal Processing and Applications, Sharjah, UAE, March 2007.