Ismail Ben Mabrouk

Assistant Professor

Abu Dhabi Campus

+971 2 6133234

ismail.mabrouk@aau.ac.ae

Education

PhD in Electrical Engineering, University of Quebec, Canada

MSc in Electrical Engineering, University of Lille, France

BSc in Electrical Engineering, University of Lille, France

Research Interests

Wireless Channel Modeling, IoT, AI, WBAN for Medical Applications, MIMO, MMW Antenna Design, THz Communication, Precision Agriculture and Smart Farming.

Selected Publications

[1]     I. Ben Mabrouk, M. Al-Hasan, M. Nedil, A.R. Sebak and T. A. Denidni, " A Novel Design of Radiation Pattern-Reconfigurable Antenna System for Millimeter-Wave 5G Applications," in IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation,  Early Access Article, 2019.

[2]     U. Ullah, I. Ben Mabrouk, and S. Koziel, “A Compact Circularly Polarized Antenna with Directional Pattern for Wearable Off-Body Communications” IEEE Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters, Early Access Article, 2019.

[3]     U. Ullah, S. Koziel, and I. Ben Mabrouk "Rapid Re-Design and Bandwidth/Size Trade-Offs for Compact Wideband Circular Polarization Antennas Using Inverse Surrogates and Fast EM-Based Parameter Tuning," IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, Early Access Article, 2019.

[4]     U. Ullah, S. Koziel, and I. Ben Mabrouk “A Simple-Topology Compact Broadband Circularly Polarized Antenna With Unidirectional Radiation Pattern” IEEE Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters, Early Access Article, 2019.

[5]     Mohamad Ghaddar, I. Ben Mabrouk, Mourad Nedil, Khelifa Hettak, and Larbi Talbi, " Deterministic Modeling of 5G Millimeter-Wave Communication in an Underground Mine Tunnel," in IEEE Access, vol. 7, pp. 116519-116528, 2019.

[6]     M. Al-Hasan,  I. Ben Mabrouk, E. R. F. Almajali, M. Nedil and T. A. Denidni, "Hybrid Isolator for Mutual-Coupling Reduction in Millimeter-Wave MIMO Antenna Systems," in IEEE Access, vol. 7, pp. 58466-58474, 2019.

[7]     Eqab Almajali, Derek McNamara, Saqer S Alja'afreh, Mohammad S Sharawi, I. Ben  Mabrouk" A Low-Profile Holographic Antenna with Dual-Metasurface and Printed Yagi Feed," in AEU-International Journal of Electronics and Communications, Vol. 111, no. 152921,  2019.

[8]     J. C. R. Guerrero, I. Ben Mabrouk, M. Al-Hassan, M. Nedil, T. Ciamulski, “Experimental Validation of Receiver Sensitivity for 100-Mbps Data Rates in Seawater by Using 2.4 GHz-Low-Power Electronics” International Journal on Communications Antenna and Propagation (IRECAP), Vol. 9, pp. 62-67, 2019

[9]     J. C. R. Guerrero, I. Ben Mabrouk, M. Alhassan, M. Nedil, and T. Ciamulski, "On the Path Loss Model for 5-GHz Microwave-Based Pinless Subsea Connectors," Progress In Electromagnetics Research Letters, Vol. 82, 147-153, 2019.

[10] Y. B. Chaouche I.Messaoudene, M. Nedil, I. Ben Mabrouk, F. Bouttout, “A Compact CPW-Fed Reconfigurable Fractal Antenna for Switchable Multiband Systems,” IET Microwaves, Antennas & Propagation on vol. 10, no. 5, pp. 517 - 524, 2018.

[11] Y. B. Chaouche I.Messaoudene, M. Nedil, I. Ben Mabrouk, F. Bouttout, "CPWfed Hexagonal Modified Sierpinski Carpet Fractal Antenna for UWB Applications," Progress In Electromagnetics Research C, Vol. 87, 63-71, 2018.

[12] C. Guesmi, I. Ben Mabrouk, L. Hady, L Talbi, A Gharsallah, “G-Shaped Dual Band Wearable Button Antenna for ISM Band Applications,”International Journal on Communications Antenna and Propagation on, vol. 6, no. 1, pp. 2039 – 5086, 2016.

[13] M. Ghaddar, I. Ben Mabrouk, L. Talbi, M. Nedil, “Multiple-input multiple-output beam-space for high-speed wireless communication in underground mine,” IET Microwaves, Antennas & Propagation on vol. 10, no. 1, pp. 8 - 15, 2016.

[14]  M. Ghaddar, I. Ben Mabrouk, L. Talbi, M. Nedil, “Mm-waves propagation measurements in underground mine using directional MIMO antennas,” IET Microwaves, Antennas & Propagation on vol. 10, no. 5, pp. 517 - 524, 2016.

[15]  H. El Azhari, M. Nedil, I. Ben Mabrouk, L. Talbi, “Performance Evaluation of a MIMO-on-Body System in a Mine Environment,” Progress In Electromagnetics Research M, Vol. 61, 55-63, 2016.

[16]  L. Talbi, I. Ben Mabrouk, M. Nedil, “Underground Mine Radiocommunications using MIMO Technique,” Wiley Encyclopedia of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, accepted, 2016.

[17] H. El Azhari, M. Nedil, I. Ben Mabrouk, L. Talbi“Characterization of an off-body channel at 2.45 GHz in an underground mine environment,” Progress In Electromagnetics Research M, Vol. 43, 91-100, 2015.

[18] H. El Azhari, M. Nedil, I. Ben Mabrouk, L. Talbi, “On the Performance of Off-Body Links for a Wireless Body Area Network in an Underground Mining Environment,” International Journal of Computer Science and Innovation, Vol. 2015, no. 2, pp. 53-67, 2015.

[19]  I. Ben Mabrouk, A. Salim, N. Kandil, M. Nedil, L. Talbi, “Effect of Antenna directivity on Adaptive Modulation in an Underg round Mine Gallery,” Canadian Journal of Electrical and Computer Engineering on, vol. 37, no. 4, pp. 222 - 227, 2015.

[20] I. Ben Mabrouk, Larbi Talbi, Mourad Nedil,, Khelifa Hettak,“ Feasibility of a Millimeter-Wave MIMO System for Short-Range Wireless Communications in an Underground Gold Mine,” Antennas and Propagation, IEEE Transactions on, vol. 61, no. 5, pp. 4296- 4305, 2013.

[21] B. Mnasri, I. Ben Mabrouk, L. Talbi, , M. Nedil, and T.A. Denidni, "Experimental characterization of a wireless MIMO channe l at 2.4 GHz in underground mine gallery," Progress In Electromagnetics Research C, Vol. 36, 169-180, 2013.

[22]  Y. Coulibaly, I. Ben Mabrouk, L. Talbi, M. Nedil and T. A. Denidni, “Experimental Characterization of a MIMO Underground Mine Channel at 2.45 GHz,” Progress In Electromagnetics Research B, Vol. 50, 219-234, 2013.

[23] I. Ben Mabrouk, Larbi Talbi, Mourad Nedil,, Khelifa Hettak, “MIMO-UWB channel characterization within an underground mine gallery,” Antennas and Propagation, IEEE Transactions on, vol. 60, no. 10, pp. 4866 - 4874, 2012.

[24] I. Ben Mabrouk, Larbi Talbi, Mourad Nedil,, Khelifa Hettak, “Effect of Mining Machinery on MIMO-UWB Radiowave Propagation Within an Underground Gallery,” Antennas and Propagation, IEEE Transactions on, vol. 60, no. 11, pp. 5390 - 5399, 2012.

[25] I. Ben Mabrouk, Larbi Talbi, Mourad Nedil, “Performance Evaluation of a MIMO System in Underground Mine Gallery,” IEEE Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters, vol. 11, pp. 830 - 833, 2012.

[26] I. Ben Mabrouk, L. Talbi, M. Nedil, Y. Coulibaly and T. A. Denidni, “Effect of Antenna directivity on Performance of MIMO Systems in an Underground Gold Mine,” IET Microwaves, Antennas & Propagation, vol. 6, no. 5, pp. 555 - 561, Apl. 2012.

[27] I. Ben Mabrouk ,Talbi, B. Mnasri, M. Nedil, and N. Kandil, “Experimental characterization of a wireless MIMO channel at2.4 GHz in underground mine gallery,”Progress In Electromagnetics Research Letters, Vol. 29, 97-106, 2012.

[28]  I. Ben Mabrouk, L. Talbi, M. Nedil, and T. A. Denidni, “On the performance of MIMO systems for LTE downlink in underground gold mine,” Progress In Electromagnetics Research Letters, Vol. 30, 59-66, 2012.

[29]  I. Ben Mabrouk, L. Talbi, M. Nedil, and K. Hettak, “The effect of the human body on MIMO-UWB signal propagation in an underground mine gallery, “J. of Electromagn. Waves and Appl., Vol. 26, 560–569, 2012.

[30] Hamid Chorfi, Mourad Nedil, I. Ben Mabrouk, Tayeb A. Denidni and Larbi Talbi “Design of a 60 GHz Dielectric Resonator Antenna Array mounted on a Conformal Structure,” International Journal of Information Sciences and Computer Engineering, ISCE, 2012.

Chapter Book

[Ch1] L. Talbi, I. Ben Mabrouk, M. Nedil. Progress Research on Wireless Communication Systems for Underground Mine Sensors, Remote Sensing, 2019.

Teaching Courses

Digital communication, Analog communication, Antenna and propagation, Electric circuits, Calculus, Electromagnetics

Memberships

Senior IEEE Member