Mahmoud Abdelaziz, Ph.D



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Assistant Professor, Communications and Information Engineering



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Education: Ph.D. in Electronics and Communications Engineering from Tampere University of Technology, Finland in 2017

Research Areas: Digital signal processing, Digital communications, Machine learning

Research Interests: Statistical and adaptive signal processing, Power amplifier linearization using digital predistortion (DPD), Behavioral modelling of nonlinear RF power amplifiers, Satellite communications, Machine learning in brain imaging

Keywords: Digital predistortion, Adaptive filters, Power amplifier nonlinearity, Machine learning, Neuroscience

1) A. Brihuega, M. Abdelaziz, L. Anttila, M. Turunen, M. Allen, T. Eriksson and M. Valkama, "Piecewise Digital Predistortion for mmWave Active Antenna Arrays: Algorithms and Measurements," in IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques, doi: 10.1109/TMTT.2020.2994311.
2) M. Abdelaziz, L. Anttila, A. Brihuega, F. Tufvesson and M. Valkama, "Digital Predistortion for Hybrid MIMO Transmitters," in IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Signal Processing, vol. 12, no. 3, pp. 445-454, June 2018, doi: 10.1109/JSTSP.2018.2824981.
3) M. Abdelaziz, L. Anttila, A. Kiayani and M. Valkama, "Decorrelation-Based Concurrent Digital Predistortion With a Single Feedback Path," in IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques, vol. 66, no. 1, pp. 280-293, Jan. 2018, doi: 10.1109/TMTT.2017.2706688.
4) M. Abdelaziz, L. Anttila, C. Tarver, K. Li, J. R. Cavallaro and M. Valkama, "Low-Complexity Subband Digital Predistortion for Spurious Emission Suppression in Noncontiguous Spectrum Access," in IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques, vol. 64, no. 11, pp. 3501-3517, Nov. 2016, doi: 10.1109/TMTT.2016.2602208.
5) M. Abdelaziz, Z. Fu, L. Anttila, A. M. Wyglinski and M. Valkama, "Digital predistortion for mitigating spurious emissions in spectrally agile radios," in IEEE Communications Magazine, vol. 54, no. 3, pp. 60-69, March 2016, doi: 10.1109/MCOM.2016.7432149.
6) A. Kiayani, M. Abdelaziz, L. Anttila, V. Lehtinen and M. Valkama, "Digital Mitigation of Transmitter-Induced Receiver Desensitization in Carrier Aggregation FDD Transceivers," in IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques, vol. 63, no. 11, pp. 3608-3623, Nov. 2015, doi: 10.1109/TMTT.2015.2478005.


7) Z. Fu, L. Anttila, M. Abdelaziz, M. Valkama and A. M. Wyglinski, "Frequency-Selective Digital Predistortion for Unwanted Emission Reduction," in IEEE Transactions on Communications, vol. 63, no. 1, pp. 254-267, Jan. 2015, doi: 10.1109/TCOMM.2014.2364571