Communication Systems (3rd year, Computer dept)


Course title: Communications Systems

Reference: B. P. Lathi, "Modern Digital and Analog Communication Systems"

Course instructor: Dr Ahmad Gomaa

Instructor contacts:

Estimation Theory ECE 722 (Graduate level)


Topics to be covered:

- Introduction to the estimation theory and its applications

- Minimum Variance Unbiased Estimation

- Cramer-Rao Lower Bound

- Linear Models

- Best Linear Unbiased Estimators

- Maximum Likelihood Estimation

- Least Squares Estimation

- Minimum Mean Square Error (MMSE) Estimation

- General Bayesian Estimation

- Linear Bayesian Estimation


"Fundamentals of Statistical Signal Processing, Volume I: Estimation Theory" by Steven Kay

Digital Communications ECP 601 (Professional Masters)


Instructor: Dr. Ahmad Gomaa (

Electric Circuits (first year Computer dept)

Reference: "Electric Circuits" by James W. Nilsson and Susan Riedel


-Dr. Ahmad Gomaa     [email:]

-Dr. Amin Nassar   

Gomaa, A., L. Jalloul, M. Mansour, K. Gomadam, and D. Tujkovic, "Max-Log-MAP Optimal MU-MIMO Receiver for Joint Data Detection and Interferer Modulation Classification", IEEE Communications Letters , vol. 20, issue 7, pp. 1389 - 1392, 2016.
Gomaa, A., and L. Jalloul, "Efficient Soft-Input Soft-Output MIMO Chase Detectors for Arbitrary Number of Streams", IEEE Signal Processing Letters, vol. 22, issue 8, pp. 1084-1088, 2015.
Gomaa, A., ADVANCED DSP FOR BROADBAND COMMUNICATIONS: FROM SPARSITY CONSTRAINTS TO DIRTY RF, , Richardson, TX, USA, The University of Texas at Dallas, 2012. PhD_Dissertation_2012.pdf