Ahmed Khattab is an Associate Professor in the Electronics and Electrical Communications Engineering Department at Cairo University that he joined in 2012 as an Assistant Professor. He received his Ph.D. in Computer Engineering from the Center for Advanced Computer Studies (CACS) at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette in 2011 under the direction of Prof. Magdy A. Bayoumi and co-advised by Prof. Dmitri Perkins. He received a Master of Electrical Engineering degree from Rice University in 2009. He also received M.Sc. and B.Sc. (honors) degrees in Electrical Engineering from Cairo University, Cairo, Egypt, in 2004 and 2002, respectively.

His main research interests are in wireless networking and radio resource management with emphasis on the cross-layer design, optimization, and implementation of protocols for high performance wireless networks. His research experience ranges from Internet of Things (IoT), vehicular networks and wireless sensor networks, to opportunistic spectrum management for cognitive radio networks, carrier-sense multiple access, multi-antenna networks, and scheduling in OFDMA and beyond 4G wireless networks. Dr. Khattab has authored/co-authored 3 books, over 50 journal and conference publications, and a patent application. A detailed publications list is available here.