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.
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[BC1]

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

Link is here.

[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.

Link is here.

[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.

Link is here.

[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.

Link is here.

[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.

Link is here.

Journal and Conference Papers

Accepted/Appeared

[J1]

G. Hattab and D. Cabric, "Energy-Efficient Massive IoT Shared Spectrum Access over UAV-enabled Cellular Networks", submitted to IEEE Trans. on Wireless Commun., Aug. 2018.

arXiv link is here.

[J1]

G. Hattab and D. Cabric, “5G Unlicensed Spectrum Access for Massive Machine Type Communications Enabled by Distributed Wideband Spectrum Sensing", in IEEE TCCN Newsletter, Nov. 2017.
Link is here.

[J2]

G. Hattab and D. Cabric, “Rate-based Cell Range Expansion for Downlink Massive MIMO Heterogeneous Networks", in IEEE Wireless Commun. Letters, Nov. 2017.

IEEE Xplore link is here.

[J3]

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," in IEEE Systems Journal, Nov. 2016.
IEEE Xplore link is here.

[J4]

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.

IEEE Xplore link is here.

[J5]

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.

IEEE Xplore link is here.

[J6]

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, Mar. 2014 (Ranked 8th among the most popular papers in IEEExplore during Mar. 2014)

IEEE Xplore link is here. Please check the following minor corrections here.

[J7]

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, "Spectrum Sharing Protocols Based on Ultra-Narrowband Communications for Unlicensed Massive IoT", to appear in IEEE DySPAN 2018

[C2]

G. Hattab and D. Cabric, "Distributed Wideband Spatio-Spectral Sensing for Unlicensed Massive IoT Communications", to appear in IEEE GLOBECOM 2018

[C3]

G. Hattab and D. Cabric, "Performance Analysis of Uplink Cellular IoT Using Different Deployments of Data Aggregators", to appear in IEEE GLOBECOM 2018

[C4]

G. Hattab and , E. Visotsky, M. Cudak, and A. Ghosh, "Interference Mitigation via Beam Range Biasing for 5G mmWave Coexistence with Incumbents", in IEEE 5G World Forum, July 2018.

[C5]

G. Hattab and D. Cabric, "Long-term Rate-based User-centric Association for Downlink Multi-antenna HetNets", in IEEE ICC'18, May 2018.

IEEE Xplore link is here.

[C6]

G. Hattab, P. Moorut, E. Visotsky, M. Cudak, and A. Ghosh, "Interference Analysis of the Coexistence of 5G Cellular Networks with Satellite Earth Stations in 3.7-4.2GHz", in IEEE ICC'18, May 2018.

IEEE Xplore link is here.

 [C7]

G. Hattab, E. Visotsky, M. Cudak, and A. Ghosh, "Coexistence of 5G mmWave Users with Incumbent Fixed Stations over 70 and 80 GHz", in IEEE GLOBECOM'17, Dec. 2017
IEEE Xplore link is here.

[C4]

G. Hattab and D. Cabric, "Energy-Efficient Massive Cellular IoT Shared Spectrum Access via Mobile Data Aggregators", in IEEE WiMob'17, Oct. 2017.

IEEEXplore link is here.

[C5]

F. Panahi, F. Panahi, G. Hattab, T. Ohtsuki, and D. Cabric, "Green Heterogeneous Networks via an Intelligent Power Control Strategy and D2D Communications", in IEEE PIMRC, Oct. 2017.
[C6]

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

IEEEXplore link is here.

[C7]

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

IEEExplore link is here.

[C8]

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

[C9]

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

IEEExplore link is here.

[C10]

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.

[C11]

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, E. Visotsky, M. Cudak, and A. Ghosh, “Interference Mitigation Techniques for Coexistence of 5G mmWave Users with Incumbents at 70 and 80 GHz", submitted to IEEE Trans on Wireless Commun.

[S2]

G. Hattab and D. Cabric, “Coverage and Rate Maximization via User Association in Multi-antenna HetNets", submitted to IEEE Trans on Wireless Commun.

[S3]

F. Panahi, F. Panahi, G. Hattab, T. Ohtsuki, D. Cabric, “Green Heterogeneous Networks via an Intelligent Sleep/Wake-up Mechanism and D2D Communications", submitted to IEEE Trans. on Green Commun. and Networking.

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".
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[R3]

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

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[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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