Principal Investigator

Dr. Hakan Bagci

Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering

hakan.bagci@kaust.edu.sa
Hakan Bagci

Education

  • Ph.D., Electrical Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL, USA, Jan. 2007
  • M.S., Electrical Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL, USA, Aug. 2003
  • B.S., Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Bilkent University, Ankara, Turkey, June 2001

Professional Profile

  • July 2015 - Present: Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering, Division of Computer, Electrical, and Mathematical Sciences and Engineering, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia
  • Aug. 2009 - July 2015: Assistant Professor of Electrical Engineering, Division of Computer, Electrical, and Mathematical Sciences and Engineering, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia
  • Jan. 2007 - Aug. 2009: Research Fellow, Radiation Laboratory, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
  • Aug. 2001 - Dec. 2006: Research/Teaching Assistant, Center for Computational Electromagnetics and Electromagnetics Laboratory, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL, USA


Post-Doctoral Researchers

Dr. Kostyantyn Sirenko

kostyantyn.sirenko@kaust.edu.sa
Kostyantyn Sirenko

Education

  • Ph.D., Physics and Mathematics, Institute of Radiophysics and Electronics of National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Kharkiv, Ukraine, Jan. 2008
  • M.S., Mathematics and Informatics, Kharkiv National University, Kharkiv, Ukraine, July 2004
  • B.S., Mathematics and Informatics, Kharkiv National University, Kharkiv, Ukraine, July 2003

Professional Profile

  • 2007 - 2010: Research Fellow, Department of Mathematical Physics, Institute of Radiophysics and Electronics of National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Kharkiv, Ukraine
  • 2007 - 2009: Postdoctoral Fellow, LASMEA, Blaise Pascal University, Clermont-Ferrand, France
  • 2004 - 2007: Engineer in Radiophysics, Department of Diffraction Theory and Diffraction Electronics, Institute of Radiophysics and Electronics of National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Kharkiv, Ukraine


Dr. Huseyin Arda Ulku

huseyin.ulku@kaust.edu.sa
Huseyin Arda Ulku

Education

  • Ph.D., Electronics Engineering, Gebze Institute of Technology, Kocaeli, TURKEY, 2011
  • M.Sc., Electronics Engineering, Gebze Institute of Technology, Kocaeli, TURKEY, 2008
  • B.Sc., Electronics Engineering, Gebze Institute of Technology, Kocaeli, TURKEY, 2006

Professional Profile

  • July 2011 - Present: Post-Doctoral Fellow, Computer, Electrical and Mathematical Sciences and Engineering Division, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Thuwal, KSA
  • December 2007 - Present: Research and Teaching Assistant, Electromagnetic Fields and Microwave Theory Division, Department of Electronics Engineering, Gebze Institute of Technology, Kocaeli, TURKEY


Dr. Yifei Shi

yifei.shi@kaust.edu.sa
Yifei Shi

Education

  • Ph.D., successive master-doctor program, Electromagnetic Field and Microwave Technology, Nanjing University of Science and Technology, Nanjing, Jiangsu, China, 2012
  • B.Eng., Electronic and Information Engineering, Nanjing University of Technology, Nanjing, Jiangsu, China, 2004


Professional Profile

  • May 2012 - Present: Post-Doctoral Researcher, Division of Computer, Electrical and Mathematical Sciences and Engineering, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia


  • Dr. Mohamed Farhat

    mohamed.farhat@kaust.edu.sa
    Mohamed Farhat

    Education

    • Ph.D., Physics and optics, Institut Fresnel, Aix-Marseille University, France, 2009
    • M.Sc., Theoretical physics, CPT, Aix-Marseille University, France, 2006
    • Undergraduate studies, Lycee Deodat de Severac, Toulouse, France, 2003


    Professional Profile

    • 2012-present : Postdoctoral fellow in the group of Prof. Hakan Bagci at Kaust Thuwal, Saudi Arabia
    • 2010-2012 : Postdoctoral fellow in the group of Prof. Falk Lederer at Friedrich-Schiller-Universitat Jena, Germany
    • 2009-2010 : Postdoctoral fellow in the group of Prof. Andrea Alu at the University of Texas at Austin, USA


    • Ph.D. and M.S. Students

      Abdulla Desmal

      abdulla.desmal@kaust.edu.sa
      Abdulla Desmal

      Education

      • B.S., Electronics Engineering, University of Bahrain, Bahrain, Jan. 2009

      Project

      Under EE 297 Directed Research Course:
      • MPI-based parallelization of a volume-integral equation-based method-of-moments code for analyzing 2D TE and TM scattering from dielectric objects
      • Application of the above code in 2D electromagnetic inverse problems



      Muhammad Amin

      muhammad.amin@kaust.edu.sa
      Muhammad Amin

      Education

      • M.S., Photonics, University of St Andrews & Heriot Watt University, Scotland, United Kingdom and Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Sweden, 2010 (under Erasmus Mundus program)
      • B.S., Information and Communication System Engineering, School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, National University of Science & Technology (NUST), Pakistan, 2007

      Professional Profile

      • Sept. 2009 - Jul. 2010: Postgraduate research in Semiconductor Material Department (HMA) Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Sweden
      • Jan. 2006 - Jul. 2007: Served as a teaching assistant for the EM Theory, Transmission Lines and Waveguides and DSP course at NUST Institute of Information Technology, Pakistan
      • Jun. 2006 - Jul. 2007: Undergraduate Researcher, School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, NUST, Pakistan


      Ismail Enes Uysal

      ismail.uysal@kaust.edu.sa
      Ismail Enes Uysal

      Education

      • M.S. in Physics, Koc University, Istanbul, Turkey 2011
      • B.S. in Physics, Koc University, Istanbul, Turkey 2009

      Professional Profile

      • 2008-2010 Teaching Assistant, Department of Physics, Koc University, Istanbul, Turkey





      Sadeed Bin Sayed

      sadeed.sayed@kaust.edu.sa
      Sadeed Bin Sayed

      Education

      • M.Tech, Communication Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, India, August 2007
      • B.Tech, Electronics and Communication Engineering, National Institute of Technology Calicut, India, July 2004

      Professional Profile

      • 2010 - 2012: Ad hoc Faculty, National Institute of Technology Calicut, India
      • 2008 - 2010: Engineer in Signal Processing, Qualcomm India Pvt. Ltd., India
      • 2007 - 2008: System Engineer, Digibee Microsystems, India

      Former Postdocs

    • Dr. Meilin Liu
    • Dr. Mohamed A. Salem
    • Dr. Ahmed Al-Jarro


    • Former Visiting Students

    • Ping Li (University of Hong Kong)


    • Former Ph.D. and M.S. Students

    • Muhammad Furqan
    • Abdul Haseeb Mohammed
    • Muhammad U. Khalid