Dr Lina Mohjazi

  • Lecturer in Glasgow College UESTC (Systems Power & Energy) (Systems Power & Energy)

email: Lina.Mohjazi@glasgow.ac.uk

James Watt School of Engineering, Glasgow, G12 8QQ

ORCID iDhttps://orcid.org/0000-0002-4866-1997

Biography

Lina Mohjazi (S’04-M’18-SM'20) received the B.Sc. (Honors) degree from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) University, Al-Ain, UAE, in 2008 (Full Scholarship), the M.Sc. degree from Khalifa University (KU), Abu Dhabi, UAE, in 2012 (Full Scholarship), and the Ph.D. degree from the University of Surrey, Guildford, U.K., in 2018, all in electrical and electronic engineering. Dr. Mohjazi is a Lecturer (Assistant Professor) at the University of Glasgow in the School of Engineering. From 2015 to 2020 she was with Khalifa University (KU) as a Lecturer. From 2018 to 2020 she was a Research Associate at the KU Center for Cyber-Physical Systems (C2PS), KU, UAE. From 2019 to 2020 she was a Visiting Research Associate with the Communications, Sensing and Imaging (CSI) group at the School of Engineering, University of Glasgow, UK. She has authored and co-authored 18 research papers in international high-impact journals and highly-rated conferences.

Dr. Mohjazi is an active reviewer for more than 20 top-notch and multidisciplinary IEEE journals and conferences. She is currently an Area Editor for Physical Communication (Elsevier) and a Review Editor for Frontiers in Communications and Networks. Dr. Mohjazi has been a member of the technical program committees and has served as a Technical Session Chair for several IEEE flagship conferences. She actively participates in organizing IEEE conferences and workshops. 

Research interests

Research interests include but not limited to:

Beyond 5G (B5G) wireless technologies, physical layer optimization and performance analysis, wireless power transfer, machine learning for future wireless systems, reconfigurable intelligent surfaces, cooperative and relaying networks, information theory, and signal processing.

Updated publication list can be found at Google Scholar

 

 

Publications

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Jump to: 2021 | 2020 | 2019 | 2018 | 2017 | 2016 | 2015 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011
Number of items: 18.

2021

Abumarshoud, H., Mohjazi, L. and Muhaidat, S. (2021) Amplitude, phase, and quadrant (APQ) modulation for indoor visible light communications. Physical Communication, 48, 101440. (doi: 10.1016/j.phycom.2021.101440)

Abualhayja'a, M., Centeno, A. , Mohjazi, L. , Butt, M. M. , Sehier, P., Abbasi, Q. H. and Imran, M. A. (2021) Performance of Reconfigurable Intelligent Surfaces vs. Relaying for UAV-Assisted Communications. In: 2021 IEEE International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation and USNC-URSI Radio Science Meeting, Singapore, 04-10 Dec 2021, (Accepted for Publication)

2020

Mohjazi, L. , Zoha, A. , Bariah, L., Muhaidat, S., Sofotasios, P. C., Imran, M. A. and Dobre, O. A. (2020) An outlook on the interplay of artificial intelligence and software-defined metasurfaces: an overview of opportunities and limitations. IEEE Vehicular Technology Magazine, 15(4), pp. 62-73. (doi: 10.1109/MVT.2020.3023550)

Bariah, L., Mohjazi, L. , Muhaidat, S., Sofotasios, P. C., Kurt, G. K., Yanikomeroglu, H. and Dobre, O. A. (2020) A prospective look: key enabling technologies, applications and open research topics in 6G networks. IEEE Access, 8, pp. 174792-174820. (doi: 10.1109/ACCESS.2020.3019590)

2019

Bariah, L., Selim, B., Mohjazi, L. , Muhaidat, S., Sofotasios, P. C. and Hamouda, W. (2019) Pairwise Error Probability of Non-Orthogonal Multiple Access with I/Q Imbalance. In: 2019 UK/ China Emerging Technologies (UCET), Glasgow, UK, 21-22 Aug 2019, ISBN 9781728127989 (doi:10.1109/UCET.2019.8881873)

2018

Mohjazi, L. , Muhaidat, S., Dianati, M. and Al-Qutayri, M. (2018) Performance analysis of SWIPT relay networks with noncoherent modulation. IEEE Transactions on Green Communications and Networking, 2(4), pp. 1072-1086. (doi: 10.1109/TGCN.2018.2856363)

Mohjazi, L. , Muhaidat, S., Dianati, M., Al-Qutayri, M. and Al-Dhahir, N. (2018) Performance analysis of SWIPT relaying systems in the presence of impulsive noise. IEEE Access, 6, pp. 71662-71677. (doi: 10.1109/ACCESS.2018.2882060)

2017

Mohjazi, L. , Muhaidat, S., Dianati, M. and Al-Qutayri, M. (2017) Outage Probability and Throughput of SWIPT Relay Networks with Differential Modulation. In: 2017 IEEE 86th Vehicular Technology Conference: VTC2017-Fall, Toronto, ON, Canada, 24-27 Sep 2017, ISBN 9781509059355 (doi:10.1109/VTCFall.2017.8288240)

Mohjazi, L. , Ahmed, I., Muhaidat, S., Dianati, M. and Al-Qutayri, M. (2017) Downlink beamforming for SWIPT multi-user MISO underlay cognitive radio networks. IEEE Communications Letters, 21(2), pp. 434-437. (doi: 10.1109/LCOMM.2016.2619340)

2016

Mohjazi, L. , Muhaidat, S. and Dianati, M. (2016) Performance analysis of differential modulation in SWIPT cooperative networks. IEEE Signal Processing Letters, 23(5), pp. 620-624. (doi: 10.1109/LSP.2016.2526660)

Sofotasios, P. C., Mohjazi, L. , Muhaidat, S., Al-Qutayri, M. and Karagiannidis, G. K. (2016) Energy detection of unknown signals over cascaded fading channels. IEEE Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters, 15, pp. 135-138. (doi: 10.1109/LAWP.2015.2433212)

2015

Mohjazi, L. , Dianati, M., Karagiannidis, G. K., Muhaidat, S. and Al-Qutayri, M. (2015) RF-powered cognitive radio networks: technical challenges and limitations. IEEE Communications Magazine, 53(4), pp. 94-100. (doi: 10.1109/MCOM.2015.7081081)

Mohjazi, L. , Dawoud, D., Sofotasios, P. C., Muhaidat, S., Dianati, M., Valkama, M. and Karagiannidis, G. K. (2015) Unified Analysis of Cooperative Spectrum Sensing Over Generalized Multipath Fading Channels. In: 2015 IEEE 26th Annual International Symposium on Personal, Indoor, and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC), Hong Kong, China, 30 Aug - 02 Sep 2015, pp. 370-375. ISBN 9781467367820 (doi:10.1109/PIMRC.2015.7343326)

2013

Mohjazi, L. , Al-Qutayri, M., Barada, H. and Poon, K. F. (2013) Clustering Based Self-Optimization of Pilot Power in Dense Femtocell Deployments Using Genetic Algorithms. In: 2013 IEEE 20th International Conference on Electronics, Circuits, and Systems (ICECS), Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 08-11 Dec 2013, pp. 686-690. ISBN 9781479924523 (doi:10.1109/ICECS.2013.6815507)

2012

Mohjazi, L. S. , Al-Qutayri, M. A., Barada, H. R., Poon, K. F. and Shubair, R. M. (2012) Self-optimization of pilot power in enterprise femtocells using multi objective heuristic. Journal of Computer Networks and Communications, 2012, 303465. (doi: 10.1155/2012/303465)

2011

Mohjazi, L. , Al-Qutayri, M., Barada, H. and Poon, K. (2011) Femtocell Coverage Optimization Using Genetic Algorithm. In: 2011 Technical Symposium at ITU Telecom World (ITU WT), Geneva, Switzerland, 24-27 Oct 2011, ISBN 9781457711480

Mohjazi, L. , Al-Qutayri, M., Barada, H. and Poon, K. F. (2011) Performance Evaluation of Heuristic Techniques for Coverage Optimization in Femtocells. In: 2011 18th IEEE International Conference on Electronics, Circuits, and Systems, Beirut, Lebanon, 11-14 Dec 2011, pp. 587-590. ISBN 9781457718465 (doi:10.1109/ICECS.2011.6122343)

Mohjazi, L. , Al-Qutayri, M., Barada, H., Poon, K. and Shubair, R. (2011) Deployment Challenges of Femtocells in Future Indoor Wireless Networks. In: 2011 IEEE GCC Conference and Exhibition (GCC), Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 19-22 Feb 2011, ISBN 9781612841182 (doi:10.1109/IEEEGCC.2011.5752539)

This list was generated on Tue Sep 28 15:04:29 2021 BST.
Number of items: 18.

Articles

Abumarshoud, H., Mohjazi, L. and Muhaidat, S. (2021) Amplitude, phase, and quadrant (APQ) modulation for indoor visible light communications. Physical Communication, 48, 101440. (doi: 10.1016/j.phycom.2021.101440)

Mohjazi, L. , Zoha, A. , Bariah, L., Muhaidat, S., Sofotasios, P. C., Imran, M. A. and Dobre, O. A. (2020) An outlook on the interplay of artificial intelligence and software-defined metasurfaces: an overview of opportunities and limitations. IEEE Vehicular Technology Magazine, 15(4), pp. 62-73. (doi: 10.1109/MVT.2020.3023550)

Bariah, L., Mohjazi, L. , Muhaidat, S., Sofotasios, P. C., Kurt, G. K., Yanikomeroglu, H. and Dobre, O. A. (2020) A prospective look: key enabling technologies, applications and open research topics in 6G networks. IEEE Access, 8, pp. 174792-174820. (doi: 10.1109/ACCESS.2020.3019590)

Mohjazi, L. , Muhaidat, S., Dianati, M. and Al-Qutayri, M. (2018) Performance analysis of SWIPT relay networks with noncoherent modulation. IEEE Transactions on Green Communications and Networking, 2(4), pp. 1072-1086. (doi: 10.1109/TGCN.2018.2856363)

Mohjazi, L. , Muhaidat, S., Dianati, M., Al-Qutayri, M. and Al-Dhahir, N. (2018) Performance analysis of SWIPT relaying systems in the presence of impulsive noise. IEEE Access, 6, pp. 71662-71677. (doi: 10.1109/ACCESS.2018.2882060)

Mohjazi, L. , Ahmed, I., Muhaidat, S., Dianati, M. and Al-Qutayri, M. (2017) Downlink beamforming for SWIPT multi-user MISO underlay cognitive radio networks. IEEE Communications Letters, 21(2), pp. 434-437. (doi: 10.1109/LCOMM.2016.2619340)

Mohjazi, L. , Muhaidat, S. and Dianati, M. (2016) Performance analysis of differential modulation in SWIPT cooperative networks. IEEE Signal Processing Letters, 23(5), pp. 620-624. (doi: 10.1109/LSP.2016.2526660)

Sofotasios, P. C., Mohjazi, L. , Muhaidat, S., Al-Qutayri, M. and Karagiannidis, G. K. (2016) Energy detection of unknown signals over cascaded fading channels. IEEE Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters, 15, pp. 135-138. (doi: 10.1109/LAWP.2015.2433212)

Mohjazi, L. , Dianati, M., Karagiannidis, G. K., Muhaidat, S. and Al-Qutayri, M. (2015) RF-powered cognitive radio networks: technical challenges and limitations. IEEE Communications Magazine, 53(4), pp. 94-100. (doi: 10.1109/MCOM.2015.7081081)

Mohjazi, L. S. , Al-Qutayri, M. A., Barada, H. R., Poon, K. F. and Shubair, R. M. (2012) Self-optimization of pilot power in enterprise femtocells using multi objective heuristic. Journal of Computer Networks and Communications, 2012, 303465. (doi: 10.1155/2012/303465)

Conference Proceedings

Abualhayja'a, M., Centeno, A. , Mohjazi, L. , Butt, M. M. , Sehier, P., Abbasi, Q. H. and Imran, M. A. (2021) Performance of Reconfigurable Intelligent Surfaces vs. Relaying for UAV-Assisted Communications. In: 2021 IEEE International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation and USNC-URSI Radio Science Meeting, Singapore, 04-10 Dec 2021, (Accepted for Publication)

Bariah, L., Selim, B., Mohjazi, L. , Muhaidat, S., Sofotasios, P. C. and Hamouda, W. (2019) Pairwise Error Probability of Non-Orthogonal Multiple Access with I/Q Imbalance. In: 2019 UK/ China Emerging Technologies (UCET), Glasgow, UK, 21-22 Aug 2019, ISBN 9781728127989 (doi:10.1109/UCET.2019.8881873)

Mohjazi, L. , Muhaidat, S., Dianati, M. and Al-Qutayri, M. (2017) Outage Probability and Throughput of SWIPT Relay Networks with Differential Modulation. In: 2017 IEEE 86th Vehicular Technology Conference: VTC2017-Fall, Toronto, ON, Canada, 24-27 Sep 2017, ISBN 9781509059355 (doi:10.1109/VTCFall.2017.8288240)

Mohjazi, L. , Dawoud, D., Sofotasios, P. C., Muhaidat, S., Dianati, M., Valkama, M. and Karagiannidis, G. K. (2015) Unified Analysis of Cooperative Spectrum Sensing Over Generalized Multipath Fading Channels. In: 2015 IEEE 26th Annual International Symposium on Personal, Indoor, and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC), Hong Kong, China, 30 Aug - 02 Sep 2015, pp. 370-375. ISBN 9781467367820 (doi:10.1109/PIMRC.2015.7343326)

Mohjazi, L. , Al-Qutayri, M., Barada, H. and Poon, K. F. (2013) Clustering Based Self-Optimization of Pilot Power in Dense Femtocell Deployments Using Genetic Algorithms. In: 2013 IEEE 20th International Conference on Electronics, Circuits, and Systems (ICECS), Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 08-11 Dec 2013, pp. 686-690. ISBN 9781479924523 (doi:10.1109/ICECS.2013.6815507)

Mohjazi, L. , Al-Qutayri, M., Barada, H. and Poon, K. (2011) Femtocell Coverage Optimization Using Genetic Algorithm. In: 2011 Technical Symposium at ITU Telecom World (ITU WT), Geneva, Switzerland, 24-27 Oct 2011, ISBN 9781457711480

Mohjazi, L. , Al-Qutayri, M., Barada, H. and Poon, K. F. (2011) Performance Evaluation of Heuristic Techniques for Coverage Optimization in Femtocells. In: 2011 18th IEEE International Conference on Electronics, Circuits, and Systems, Beirut, Lebanon, 11-14 Dec 2011, pp. 587-590. ISBN 9781457718465 (doi:10.1109/ICECS.2011.6122343)

Mohjazi, L. , Al-Qutayri, M., Barada, H., Poon, K. and Shubair, R. (2011) Deployment Challenges of Femtocells in Future Indoor Wireless Networks. In: 2011 IEEE GCC Conference and Exhibition (GCC), Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 19-22 Feb 2011, ISBN 9781612841182 (doi:10.1109/IEEEGCC.2011.5752539)

This list was generated on Tue Sep 28 15:04:29 2021 BST.

Teaching

Power Engineering - UESTC3005 (Fall 2020)

Additional information

AWARDS & HONORS

2020: IEEE Senior Member

2020: UK Exceptional Talent Endorsement by the Royal Academy of Engineering, UK

2018: Nominated for University Service Excellence award, Khalifa University, UAE

2012: Teaching Excellence Award, Khalifa University, UAE

2010: MSc Scholarship, Khalifa University, UAE

2008: Ranked 1st amongst the 120 B.Sc. of engineering graduation students’ batch, UAE University, UAE, 2008, (GPA 3.91/4).

2004-2008: Academic distinction and honours awards, UAE University.

2007: Undergraduate intern, Technobothnia Research Centre, Vaasa University for Applied Sciences, Vaasa, Finland 

2003: BSc Scholarship, UAE University, UAE

2003: Ranked amongst the top ten students nationwide for UAE high school examinations, (Grades Average 98.8/100).

 

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATION AND ACTIVITIES

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

Senior Member of IEEE and a Member of IEEE Communications Society and
IEEE Women in Engineering

EDITORIAL ROLES

Area Editor, Elsevier Physical Communication
Review Editor, Frontiers IoT and Sensor Networks

REVIEWER 

  • IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications
  • IEEE Transactions on Communications
  • IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology
  • IEEE Transactions on Cognitive Communications and Networking
  • IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing
  • IEEE Transactions on Green Communications and Networking
  • IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications
  • IEEE Access
  • IEEE Internet of Things Journal
  • IEEE Communications Letters
  • IEEE Wireless Communications Letters
  • IEEE Signal Processing Letters
  • IEEE Vehicular Technology Magazine
  • IEEE Sensors Journal
  • IEEE Network Magazine
  • IEEE Open Journal of the Communications Society
  • Elsevier Ad Hoc Networks
  • IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM)
  • IEEE Int. Communications Conf. (ICC)
  • IEEE Vehicular Technology Conf. (VTC)
  • IEEE Wireless Communications & Networking Conf. (WCNC)

CONFERENCE ACTIVITIES

  • Technical Program Committee Member, 5th Int. Conf. on the UK-China Emerging Technologies (UCET), Glasgow, UK, 2020
  • Technical Program Committee Member, 38th IEEE Global Communication Conference (GLOBECOM), Waikoloa, HI, USA, 2019
  • Session Chair, 37th IEEE Global Communication Conference (GLOBECOM), “Vehicular Edge and Fog Computing”, Abu Dhabi, UAE, 2018.
  • Session Chair, 37th IEEE Global Communication Conference (GLOBECOM), “Cognitive Radio and Networks”, Abu Dhabi, UAE, 2018.
  • Organizing Member, 37th IEEE Global Communication Conference (GLOBECOM), Abu Dhabi, UAE, 2018.
  • Organizing Member, 20th IEEE International Conference on Electronics, Circuits and Systems (ICECS), Abu Dhabi, UAE, 2013.