People

Hayssam Dahrouj

Postdoctoral Research Fellow
​Assistant Professor
Effat Universirty, Jeddah, KSA

Research Interests

  • Cloud computing in virtualized radio access networks
  • Heterogeneous networks and green technology
  • Coordinated resource allocation
  • Convex optimization and distributed algorithms
  • 5G mobile radio systems​

Selected Publications

Ph.D. Thesis
       Hayssam Dahrouj, “Coordinated Beamforming and Common Message Decoding for Intercell Interference Mitigation in Multicell Networks,” University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada, Nov. 2010.

Patents
  1. H. Dahrouj, W. Yu, T. Tang, J. Chow and R. Selea,``Method and apparatus for coordinated power-zone-assignment in wireless backhaul networks'', United States Utilities Patent No. 14/093,011, May 2014.
  2. T. Tang, H. Dahrouj, J. Chow and R. Selea, ``Method and apparatus for inter-cluster power management'', United States Utilities Patent No. 61/723,494, May 2014.3.     
  3.  T. Tang, H. Dahrouj, J. Chow and W. Yu, ``Method and apparatus for determining network clusters for wireless backhaul networks'', United States Utilities Patent No. 14/129,150, May 2014.
  4. H. Dahrouj, W. Yu, T. Tang, J. Chow and R. Selea,``Method and apparatus for mitigating wireless interference via power control with one-power-zone constraints'', United States Utilities Patent No. 13/852,765, Mar. 2013.
  5.  H. Dahrouj, W. Yu, T. Tang and S. Beaudin,``Interference mitigation with scheduling and dynamic power spectrum allocation for wireless networks'', United States Utilities Patent No. 13/463,478, Nov 2012.

Journal Publications
  1. H. Dahrouj, W. Yu and T. Tang, ``Power spectrum optimization for interference mitigation via iterative function evaluation'', EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking, Special Issue on Recent Advances in Optimization Techniques in Wireless Communication Networks, Aug. 2012. (invited paper)
  2. H. Dahrouj and W. Yu, ``Multicell interference mitigation with joint beamforming and common message decoding", in IEEE Transactions on Communications, vol. 59, no. 8, pp. 2264-2273, Aug. 2011.
  3. H. Dahrouj and W. Yu, ``Coordinated beamforming for the multicell multi-antenna wireless system", in IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communication, vol. 9, no. 5, pp. 1748-1759, May 2010.

Conference Publications
  1. H. Dahrouj, T. Tang, H. T. Chen and R. Selea, ``Fairness and Throughput Balancing via Power Control in Wireless Backhaul Networks'', in Proc. IEEE 26th Queen's Biennial Symposium on Communications, Kingston, Ontario, Canada, Jun. 2014.
  2. H. Dahrouj, W. Yu, T. Tang, J. Chow and R. Selea, ``Coordinated scheduling for wireless backhaul networks with soft frequency reuse'', in 21st European Signal Processing Conference (EUSIPCO), Marrakech, Morocco, Sep. 2013. (invited paper)
  3. H. Dahrouj, W. Yu, J. Chow and R. Selea, ``Interference mitigation via power control under the one-power-zone constraint'', in IEEE Global Telecommun. Conf. (Globecom), Anaheim, CA, USA, Dec. 2012.
  4. K. Hosseini, H. Dahrouj and R. Adve, ``Distributed clustering and inter-cluster interference management in two-tier networks'', in IEEE Global Telecommun. Conf. (Globecom), Anaheim, CA, USA, Dec. 2012.
  5.  H. Dahrouj, W. Yu and T. Tang, ``On power spectrum optimization by iterative function evaluation'', in Proc. IEEE 26th Queen's Biennial Symposium on Communications, Kingston, Ontario, Canada, May 2012.
  6. H. Dahrouj, W. Yu, T. Tang and S. Beaudin, ``Power spectrum optimization for interference mitigation via iterative function evaluation'', in Proc. IEEE Global Telecommun. Conf. (Globecom), First Workshop on Distributed Antenna Systems for Broadband Mobile Communications, Houston, TX, Dec. 2011.
  7.  H. Dahrouj and W. Yu, ``Achievable rate improvement using common message decoding for multicell networks", in Proc. IEEE 44th Annual Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems, and Computers, Pacific Grove, California, Nov. 2010.(invited paper)

Complete list of publications is avaiable through Google scholar, DBLP and Scopus database.

Education

  • Ph.D. in Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada (September 2006 – November 2010).
  • M.A.Sc. in Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada (September 2005 – Reclassified directly to the Ph.D. program in September 2006).
  • B.E. in Computer and Communications Engineering (graduated with high distinction), American University of Beirut (AUB), Beirut, Lebanon (February 2001 - June 2005).