Professor  Zabih  (Fary) Ghassemlooy
BSc (Hons), MSc (UMIST), PhD (UMIST), CEng, MIAENG, Fellow IET, Senior Member IEEE
Professor of Optical Communications, Head of Northumbria Communications Research Lab. and Optical Communications Research Group,

Chairman of the IET Northumbria Network,

Chief Editor: International Journal of Optics and Applications, The Mediterranean Journal of Electronics and Communications

Faculty of Engineering & Environment, University of Northumbria at Newcastle, UK

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New book on: Optical Wireless Communications - An Emerging Technology, Editors: Uysal, M., Capsoni, C., Ghassemlooy, Z., Boucouvalas, A., Udvary, E.

2015 Premium Award for Best Paper in IET Optoelectronics for: Modelling of free space optical link for ground-to-train communications using a Gaussian source’, R. Paudel; Z. Ghassemlooy; H. Le-Minh; and S. Rajbhandari, IET Optoelectronics, 7 (1), Feb. 2013 , p. 1 - 8. PDF

One of our papers: "Ghassemlooy, Z., and Popoola, W. O., Terrestrial free-space optical communications, Chapter 17, pp. 355-392, Mobile and Wireless Communications Network layer and circuit level design, Ed.: S. A. Fares & F. Adachi, Pub. INTECH, 2010" so far has been accessed 10280 times.

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Current Research Areas: Visible Light Communications - Using Solide State and Organic LEDS


Call For Papers:

10th IEEE/IET International Symposium on Communication Systems, Networks and Digital Signal Processing, CSNDSP 2016, 20-22 July, Prague, Czech Republic

5th Colloquium on Optical Wireless Communications, CSNDSP 2016

The 1st Workshop on Visible Light Communications - 8th Intern. Conf. on Information Optics and Photonics (CIOP 2016), 17-20 July 2016, Shanghai, China

Updated: 09/09/2016  


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