Director's Bio

Dr. Aboulnasr Hassanien received the Ph.D. degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, in 2006. From 2006 to 2007, he was an Assistant Professor with the Department of Electrical Engineering, South Valley University (later Aswan University). From 2008 to 2013, he was a Senior Research Associate with the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. Since 2014, he is Research Professor with the Center for Advanced Communications (CAC), College of Engineering, Villanova University. His current work focusses on research problems related to radar signal processing and the coexistence of radar and communications.

Dr. Hassanien is serving as a guest editor to the special issue on “MIMO Antennas in Radar Applications (2016)” International Journal of Antennas and Propagation. He is a Member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). He published more than 40 papers in IEEE journals and conference proceedings in the areas of array signal processing, robust adaptive beamforming, radar signal processing, MIMO radar and waveform diversity, dual-function radar-communication systems, target detection and localization, and applied seismology.

Research Video

Exploring the use of radar imaging for monitoring the elderly living alone.

Contact Us

Dr. Moeness Amin
Director
Center for Advanced Communications
Phone: 610-519-4263

Janice J. Moughan
Center Coordinator
Center for Advanced Communications
Phone: 610-519-4599

Address: 800 Lancaster Ave
Villanova University
Villanova, PA 19085

Research Activities

Research emphases of the Center for Advanced Communications encompass several aspects of advances in broadband wireless communications and RF acoustic sensing, and imaging. Some research activities include:

Director

Dr. Aboulnasr Hassanien

Dr. Aboulnasr Hassanien
Director, Wireless Communication & Positioning Lab
Center for Advanced Communications
Phone: 610-519-4544

Contact Us

Janice J. Moughan
Center Coordinator
Center for Advanced Communications
Phone: 610.519.4599
FAX: 610.519.6118

Address: 119 Tolentine Hall
800 Lancaster Ave.
Villanova, PA 19085-1699 

Wireless Communication and Positioning Lab (WCPL)