Mounib Khanafer, PhD

Associate Professor

Mounib Khanafer received a B.Sc degree (with honors) in Electrical Engineering from Kuwait University, Kuwait, in 2002, a M.A.Sc. in Electrical Engineering and a PhD in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada in 2007 and 2012, respectively. He is the recipient of two University of Ottawa Admission Scholarships. He is the joint recipient of two Best Poster Awards and the University of Ottawa Dean's Scholarship for completing the PhD in a timely fashion (2012). He has three years of industrial experience at Nortel Networks, Ottawa, Canada. He worked as a postdoctoral fellow at the School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EECS) at the University of Ottawa where he conducted research in the area of wireless sensor networks (2012-2013). His main areas of research include wireless sensor networks and Internet-of-Things and their applications. He is a senior member of IEEE. Currently, he is an associate professor of electrical and computer engineering at the College of Engineering and Applied Sciences (CEAS) at the American University of Kuwait, Kuwait.