PhD Electronic and Computer Engineering(Systems Engineering) (Brunel University London, 2010)
MSc Advanced Manufacturing Systems (Brunel University London, 2005)
BSc Automation Engineering (University of Skövde, Sweden, 2000)
Dr. Nawzad Kameran Al-Salihi (Saleyi) is an Assistant Professor and Chair in Department of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) at University of Kurdistan-Hewler (UKH). Dr. Al-Salihi has an extensive academic background, which includes a Ph.D. in Electronic and Computer Engineering from Brunel University, London, UK (2010), Thesis title:"Precise Positioning in Real-Time using GPS-RTK Signal for Visually Impaired People NavigationSystem"; MSc in Advanced Manufacturing Systems from Brunel University, London, UK; BSc in Automation Engineering from University of Skovde, Sweden.
Dr. Al-Salihi has widespread professional experience in satellite navigation systems (GPS, GLONASS and GALILEO), wireless mobile communications and advanced manufacturing systems. He has published several academic journal articles and presented at several international conferences.
Chair, Department of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE)
Supervision of BSc and MSc students
UG and PG program development
2011-Present Assistant Professor – University of
Kurdistan-Hewler, Department of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE)
“Precise positioning in real-time using
GPS-RTK signal for visually impaired people navigation system”, PhD Thesis,
Brunel University, October 2010.
“Future Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS)”, European Scientific
Journal, Vol: 11, No.30 ISSN: 1857-7881 (Print) e-ISSN 1857-7431, October 2015.
Positioning in Real-Time for Visually Impaired People using Navigation Satellites”,
International Journal of Engineering &
Technology, Vol: 12 Issue: 02 ISSN: 2077-1185 (Online) 2227-2712 (Print), April
Rebaz Muhammed Dler and Nawzad Al-Salihi, “HealthMate: Smart Wearable System for Health Monitoring (SWSHM)”, ICNSC 2017 (14th IEEE International Conference on Networking, Sensing and Control), May 16-18, 2017, Calabria, Southern Italy.
Nawzad Al-Salihi, “A Comparison of GPS and Galileo Signals for Application in a Navigation System for Visually Impaired People”’, The Navigation Conference & Exhibition – We Are Here!, (NAV 08), London, UK, Oct 2008.
Khalid Alhajri, Nawzad Al-Salihi, Vanja Garaj, Ziad Hunaiti and Wamadeva Balachandran “The performance of HSDPA (3.5 G) network for application in a navigation system for visually impaired people”, Sixth Annual Conference on Communication Networks and Services Research (CNSR 2008), 5-8 May 2008, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. IEEE Computer Society 2008.
Khalid Alhajri, Nawzad Al-Salihi, Vanja Garaj and Wamadeva Balachandran, “The performance of WiFi network for application in a navigation system for visually impaired people”, The 7th Annual Wireless Telecommunications Symposium, April 24-26 2008, Pomona, California, USA. IEEE Communications Society 2008.
Nawzad Al-Salihi, Khalid Alhajri, Vanja Garaj, and Wamadeva Balachandran, “The performance comparison of 3G and WLAN network for application in a navigation system for visually impaired people”, The Navigation Conference & Exhibition – Are We There Now, (NAV 07), London, UK, Oct 2007.
BSc and MSc
Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS)
Indoor Positioning & Indoor Navigation
Big Data analytics
Mobile and Wireless
Computer Communications and
Digital Multimedia Communications
Project Management and Group Project
Principles of Digital Logic
Winner of best
undergraduate final year project (Supervised), by Shuan Wallashi “Universal
Robotic Expedition Radio Controlled Car”, Undergraduate Research Conference on
Applied Computing, Zayed University, Dubai, UAE, 2014.
Best Presented PhD paper;
The Sixth Annual Conference on Communication Networks and Services Research
(CNSR 2008), 5-8 May 2008, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. IEEE Computer Society
Winner of the 2008 Vice-Chancellor’s Travel Price for
Postgraduate Research Students by Brunel