Dr. Alghoniemy's current areas of research interests include sparse signal representations and low complexity algorithms. He had contributed to the areas of low-complexity WLAN channnel assignment problem and multimedia signal processing including digital watermarking and content-based audio retrieval.

About Me

Masoud Alghoniemy


Received the B.Sc. and M.Sc. degrees from the University of Alexandria, Egypt, and the Ph.D. degree from the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, in 1993, 1996, and 2001, respectively. He is a Professor at the Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Alexandria Egypt. Dr. Alghoniemy was an Associate Professor at Egypt-Japan University of Science and Technology from 2010 to 2012. He worked as a Senior Research Scientist at Intel Corp., Egypt from March 2010 - July 2010 where he worked on IEEE 802.16m. Also, he was with Intel Corporation, Santa Clara, CA, as an intern in the summer of 2000. He spent the period from October 2006 to October 2008 at the Malaysian Institute of Microelectronic Systems (MIMOS BHD), Malaysia, where he was part of a team responsible for implementing the PHY layer of the mobile WiMAX standard IEEE 802.16e. He was a Senior Audio Coding Engineer at iBiquity Digital Corporation, Warren, NJ, from April 2001 to March 2002. His research interests include convex optimization in signal processing and sparse signal representations. Dr. Alghoniemy was the recipient of the Young Scientist Award from the General Assembly of the International Union of Radio Science (URSI), Lille, France, in 1996, and the recipient of the State Incentive Award in Engineering Science in 2014.


A complete list of publications can be found here


Link to resume


Undergraduate Courses

Graduate Courses

  • Selected Topics in Signal Processing
  • Signal Detection
  • Adaptive Signal Processing


Masoud Alghoniemy

alghoniemy [at] alexu.edu.eg

Department of Electrical Engineering
Faculty of Engineering,
     University of Alexandria, 21544 Egypt

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