UCL Department of Electronic and Electrical Engineering

Prof Izzat Darwazeh

Prof Izzat Darwazeh

Professor of Communications Engineering

Dept of Electronic & Electrical Eng

Faculty of Engineering Science

Joined UCL
1st Oct 2001

Research summary

Research areas of interest include:

Optical Communications

Multi-Gbit/s MIC, MMIC and OEIC circuits for optical and mobile communications

Distributed amplifier structures constructed using HBT devices.

High bit rate HEMT-distributed amplifier MMICs for optical receiver applications.

Signal shaping and filtering for 2.5, 10 and 40 Gbit/s systems.

Multiplexed video transmission over optical fibre for CATV applications

Optical fibre long haul systems modelling and optimization

Wireless Communications

System modeling and performance analysis (GSM, EDGE and 3G)

Base station receivers

ACI and noise effects in cellular systems

OFDM systems; receiver design and system modelling

Wireless LANs at 40 and 60 GHz.

Circuits design and modelling

Ultra-broad band circuit design

Noise modelling


University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology
Doctorate, Doctor of Philosophy | 1991
University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology
Other higher degree, Master of Science (by research) | 1986
University of Jordan
First Degree, Bachelor of Science | 1984