Yazan A Alqudah

Western Carolina University

Yazan A. Alqudah received his PhD degree from The Pennsylvania State University, USA in 2003 in electrical engineering. He joined Intel corporation, Oregon in 2003 as senior technologist where he worked with Logic technology development (LTD) and Mobile wireless groups (MWG). In his capacity, he led the development of LTD yield analysis system and the development and integration of WiMAX technology. Dr. Alqudah received three Intel’s recognition awards in 2005 and 2007 for his successful efforts. Since 2008, he has been with the communication engineering department at Princess Sumaya University for Technology as an associate professor. In Fall 2014, Dr. Alqudah was appointed chair of Communications Engineering Department. In his capacity, he led the department effort to received ABET accreditation for Communications Engineering Program. In Fall 2016, Dr. Alqudah joined Western Carolina University School of Engineering as associate professor.

Dr. Alqudah is a senior member of IEEE.  In 2014, he won best Researcher Award at PSUT. His current research interests 
include broadband optical wireless communication, Next Generation Mobile Networks deployment and performance, and Mobile Development.