Dr. Nizar Zorba

Professor, Electrical Engineering department, Qatar University. Click

Counselor, IEEE students’ branch at Qatar University. Click

Vice-Chair, IEEE ComSoc CSIM Technical Committee. Click

Associate Editor, IEEE Communications Letters. Click

Associate Editor, IEEE Access. Click

Associate Editor, Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking (Eurasip/Springer). Click


Important News

  1. CFP: Crowd Management (CM) Workshop at IEEE IWCMC 2019 conference. Click
  2. CFP: IEEE Communications Magazine Ft on Crowd Management Click
  3. CFP: IEEE ICC 2019, Shanghai, China. Technical Symposium: Communication QoS, Reliability and Modeling Click
  4. CFP: IEEE Network: Special Issue on Blockchains for Scalable IoT Click 
  5. Best paper award at IEEE IWCMC 2018 for the paper “Utilization of Wavelet Packet Sensor De-noising for Accurate Positioning in Intelligent Road Services”


Recent Papers

  1. B. Hamdaoui, N. Zorba and A. Rayes, “Participatory IoT Networks-on-Demand for Safe, Reliable and Responsive Urban Cities”, IEEE Blockchain Technical Briefs, January 2019.
  2. A. El-Wakeel, J. Li, A. Noureldin, H. Hassanein and N. Zorba, “Towards a Practical Crowdsensing System for Road Surface Conditions Monitoring”, IEEE Internet of Things Journal, December 2018.
  3. R. ElKhatib, N. Zorba and H. Hassanein, “A Fair Reputation-based Incentive Mechanism for Cooperative Crowd Sensing”, IEEE Globecom, Abu Dhabi, UAE, December 2018.
  4. A. El-Wakeel, A. Noureldin, H. Hassanein and N. Zorba, “iDriveSense: Dynamic Route Planning Involving Roads Quality Information”, IEEE Globecom, Abu Dhabi, UAE, December 2018.
  5. S. Azmy, N. Zorba and H. Hassanein, “Bootstrap-based Quality Metric for Scarce Sensing Systems”, IEEE Globecom, Abu Dhabi, UAE, December 2018.
  6. S. Azmy, N. Zorba and H. Hassanein, “Quality of Coverage: A Novel Approach to Coverage for Mobile Crowd Sensing Systems”, IEEE GIIS, Thessaloniki, Greece, October 2018.
  7. I. Zenginis, J. Vardakas, N. Zorba, and C. Verikoukis, “Performance Evaluation of a Multi-standard Fast Charging Station for Electric Vehicles”, IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, September 2018.
  8. B. Khalfi, B. Hamdaoui, M. Guizani and N. Zorba, “Efficient Spectrum Availability Information Recovery for Wideband DSA Networks: A Weighted Compressive Sampling Approach”, IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 17, April 2018.


Contact Information

Dr. Nizar Zorba

Electrical Engineering Department, room F204

Qatar University

P.O. Box 2713, Doha, Qatar

Phone: +974-4403-4237

email: nizarz@qu.edu.qa