Master of Engineering Program
Electronics and Electrical Communications Engineering Department

Faculty of Engineering - Cairo University

Dr. Omar Nasr

Office: EECE Building


Omar A. Nasr received his B.Sc. degree with honors from Cairo University in 2003. He received his M.Sc. in the field of speech compression from Cairo University in 2005. In 2009, he received his Ph.D. degree in the field of Wireless Communications from the University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA). His Ph.D. research was in conjunction with Silvus Technologies, where he worked in the development and testing of 802.11n MIMO-OFDM systems.

He joined Cairo University in 2010, where he is currently an Assistant Professor at the Electronics and Electrical Communication Department and an active member in the Center for Wireless Studies (CWS). He worked in projects funded by the STDF, ITIDA and the TEMPUS European program. He is currently active in the area of efficient implementation of communication systems, vehicular ad-hoc networks and cognitive radios. Dr. Nasr is also a part of the R&D team in the Egyptian National Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (NTRA). He is leading an ambitious program to stimulate research activities in the field of telecommunications in the Egyptian universities and research institutes