Ghaith Hattab

Graduate Research Assistant at UCLA.

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Books and Book Chapters

[B1]

G. Hattab, "Fundamentals of Signal Detection and Estimation," 2nd Edition.
PDF link (A list of updates and errata can be found here).
[BC1]

G. Hattab and D. Cabric, "“Spectrum Sensing, Measurement, and Modelling", in Wei Zhang, editor, Handbook of Cognitive Radio, submitted, Jan. 2017.

[BC2]

M. Ibnkahla and G. Hattab, “Introduction to Cognitive Radio” in M. Ibnkahla, Cooperative Cognitive Radio Networks: The Complete Spectrum Cycle, pp. 1-10, CRC Press, 2014.

[BC3]

M. Ibnkahla and G. Hattab, “Spectrum Sensing” in M. Ibnkahla, Cooperative Cognitive Radio Networks: The Complete Spectrum Cycle, pp. 11-38, CRC Press, 2014.

[BC4]

M. Ibnkahla, A. Abu Alkheir, and G. Hattab, “Cooperative Spectrum Acquisition” in M. Ibnkahla, Cooperative Cognitive Radio Networks: The Complete Spectrum Cycle, pp. 39-70, CRC Press, 2014.

[BC5]

M. Ibnkahla and G. Hattab, “Spectrum Sensing: Performance Measures and Design Trade-Offs” in M. Ibnkahla, Cooperative Cognitive Radio Networks: The Complete Spectrum Cycle, pp. 95-120, CRC Press, 2014.

Journal and Conference Papers

Accepted/Appeared

[J1]

W. Ejaz, G. Hattab, T. Attia, M. Ibnkahla, F. Abdelkefi, and M. Siala, "Joint Quantization and Confidence-based Generalized Combining Scheme for Cooperative Spectrum Sensing," to appear in IEEE Systems Journal, Sept. 2016.
IEEEXplore link is here.

[J2]

W. Ejaz, G. Hattab, N. Cherif, M. Ibnkahla, F. Abdelkefi, and M. Siala, "Cooperative Spectrum Sensing with Heterogeneous Devices: Hard Combining versus Soft Combining," to appear in IEEE Systems Journal, June 2016.

IEEExplore link is here.

[J3]

A. El-Mougy, M. Ibnkahla, G. Hattab and W. Ejaz, “Reconfigurable Wireless Networks," Proceedings of the IEEE, vol.103, no.7, pp.1125-1158, July 2015.

IEEEXplore link is here.

[J4]

G. Hattab and M. Ibnkahla, "Multi-band Spectrum Access: Great Promises for Future Cognitive Radio Networks", Proceedings of the IEEE, vol.102, no.3, pp.282-306, March 2014 (Ranked 8th among the most popular papers in IEEExplore during March 2014)

IEEEXplore link is here. Please check the following minor corrections here.

[J5]

G. Hattab, M. El-Tarhuni, M. Al-Ali, T. Joudeh, and N. Qaddoumi, "An Underwater Wireless Sensor Network with Realistic Radio Frequency Path Loss Model" International Journal of Distributed Sensor Networks, vol. 2013, 9 pages, 2013.

 PDF link.

[C1]

G. Hattab and D. Cabric, "Energy-Efficient Massive Cellular IoT Shared Spectrum Access via Mobile Data Aggregators", accepted for publication to IEEE International Conference on Wireless and Mobile Computing, Networking and Communications (WiMob'17), August 2017.

[C2]

F. Panahi, F. Panahi, G. Hattab, T. Ohtsuki, and D. Cabric, "Green Heterogeneous Networks via an Intelligent Power Control Strategy and D2D Communications", accepted for publication to the IEEE International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC), August 2017.
[C3]

T. Vermeulen, M. Laghate, G. Hattab, D. Cabric, and S. Pollin, "Towards Instantaneous Collision and Interference Detection using In-Band Full Duplex", accepted to IEEE INFOCOM, May 2017.

[C4]

T. Vermeulen, M. Laghate, G. Hattab, D. Cabric, and S. Pollin, "Nearly Instantaneous Collision and Interference Detection Using In-Band Full Duplex," accepted to IEEE DySPAN, Mar. 2017.

[C5]

G. Hattab and D. Cabric, "Joint Resource Allocation and User Association in Multi-Antenna Heterogeneous Networks", IEEE Globecom, Dec. 2016.

[C6]

G. Hattab and D. Cabric, "Inter-tier Interference Mitigation in Multi-Antenna HetNets: A Resource Blanking Approach", IEEE Globecom, Dec. 2016.

[C7]

G. Hattab and M. Ibnkahla, "Enhanced Pilot-Based Spectrum Sensing Algorithm," Proc. IEEE Biennial Symps. on Commun. (QBSC'14), pp.57-60, June 2014.
IEEEXplore link is here.

[C8]

G. Hattab and M. Ibnkahla, "Multiband Spectrum Sensing: Challenges and Limitations", Proc. WiSense Workshop, Ottawa, August 2014.
The PDF of the accepted version is available here. The workshop's poster is available here.

Submitted/Under Revision

[S1]

G. Hattab and D. Cabric, “Rate-based Cell Range Expansion for Downlink Massive MIMO Heterogeneous Networks", submitted.

Talks

[T1]

G. Hattab, "Massive Cellular IoT Communications via Mobile Data Aggregators", UCLA Annual Research Review, Apr. 2017.

[T2]

G. Hattab, "Rate-biased User Association for Downlink Multi-antenna Heterogeneous Networks", UCLA Annual Research Review Feb. 2016.

[T3]

G. Hattab, "Multiband Cognitive Radio Networks: Promises and Challenges", University of British Columbia, Feb. 2014.

Unrefereed Publications

Master's Thesis

Ghaith Hattab "Pilot Tone-Aided Detection for Cognitive Radio Applications," M.Sc. thesis, Electrical and Computer Engineering Dept., Queen's University, Kingston, April 2014.

PDF link. Defense presentation.

Undergraduate Senior Design Project

Ghaith Hattab, Moutaz Faisal, and Tarek Joudeh, "Design of Underwater Wireless Sensor Network (UWSN)".

PDF link. The poster is available here.

Projects and Reports

[R1]

G. Hattab, "Autoregressive Stochastic Model for Inertial Sensors Errors".
PDF link. A presentation is available here.

[R2]

G. Hattab, "Analysis of Variable Step Size Adaptive Least Mean Square Algorithm to Enhance the SNR of Fiber Optic Gyroscope".
PDF link.

[R3]

G. Hattab, "Adaptive Channel Equalization Using Wiener Filters and Least Mean Square Algorithms". 

PDF link.

[R4]

G. Hattab, "Power Quality Improvement Using Wiener Filters"

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[R5]

G. Hattab, "Distributed Space-Time Coding For Cooperative Diversity Networks". 

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[R6]

G. Hattab, "Wireless Sensor Network Deployment: Performance Analysis".

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