Abdellah Chehri Ph.D., Senior Member IEEE.

Adjunct Assistant Professor, University of Ottawa. School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science,

800 King Edward Avenue, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, K1N 6N5
Tel : (613) 562-5800 ext. 2170
Fax: (613) 562-5187
Email : achehri AT uottawa.ca

Research Interests

-Wireless Sensor Networks for E-Society.
-Smart Grid and Green Communication.
-Wireless and Ad-hoc Networks.
-Resource Allocation for Wireless Networks.
-Radio Propagation Modeling and Simulation.
-Next Generation Network.

4G/LTE mobile backhaul


Dr Abdellah Chehri is passionate for technology, innovation, learning and teaching. He received his M.A.Sc. Degrees in Signal and Digital Communication from the University Sophia-Antipolis at Nice-France. In Sept. 2004, he joined the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering of Laval University, Quebec, Canada, where he was a member of the Radiocommunications and Signal Processing Laboratory (LRTS). He received his PhD in Electrical Engineering in June 2009 under the supervision of Pr Paul Fortier and Dr Pierre Martin Tardif. From 2007 to 2009, he worked as a project member at the Bell-Aliant Research Laboratory, Quebec, Canada. During this period, he also served as a lecturer in the Information Technologies Graduate Program of UQAT.

Dr Chehri received a number of prestigious awards, including, Dean's Scholarship Award, Postdoctoral Studies (University Ottawa), Scholarship Fund to Support Success (Laval University), Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, MITACS, NSERC Postdoctoral Fellowship. He joined the University of Ottawa in July 2009 as a post-doc fellow/ research associate and member of Wireless Heterogeneous Sensor Networks in the e-Society WiSense project working under the supervision of Pr Hussein. T. Mouftah. From 2012 to 2014, he was with BLiNQ Networks in Kanata, where he was involved in the development and testing of dual-carrier, joint scheduling, interference avoidance, and beam selection algorithms for NLOS TDD backhaul for small-cell 4G/LTE mobile applications. He is working as an adjunct assistant professor at the School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science of the University of Ottawa (Electronics, Signal Processing, Telecommunications, and Electromagnetism). Dr Chehri has published more than 70 research papers and a number of book chapters.

Dr. Chehri served as the program chair and workshops chair of the 2014 IEEE International Humanitarian Technology Conference (IEEE IHTC 2014). He served as guest editor and severed as technical reviewer for several international conferences and journals (IEEE, Elsevier, Springer). Additionally, he is a Senior Member of IEEE Communications Society, IEEE-Ottawa Section, Member of the Order of Engineers of Quebec (OIQ) and IEEE Canadian Humanitarian Initiatives Committee (HIC).