Mohamed Adel Attia

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Mohamed Adel Attia
Research Assistant and Ph.D. Candidate
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
University of Arizona

Mailing Address

1230 E Speedway Blvd,
ECE Building, Room 541
Tucson, AZ 85721
Phone: 520-621-8982 (office)
Email: madel (at)

  • (November 2018) Officially a Ph.D. Candidate! I passed my Ph.D. comprehensive exams.

Short Biography and Research Interests

I am a Ph.D. candidate at the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, the University of Arizona. I received my B.Sc. degree from Alexandria University in 2012, and my M.Sc. degree from the American University in Cairo in 2015. I was a Graduate Teaching Assistant at Alexandria University from 2013 to 2015, and a Graduate Research Assistant at the American University in Cairo under the supervision of Prof. Karim G. Seddik from 2012 to 2015. I joined the University of Arizona in 2015 as a Graduate Teaching Assistant. I am currently a Graduate Research Assistant under the supervision of Prof. Ravi Tandon at the University of Arizona.

My research interests include,

  • Distributed Computing and Storage Systems

  • Generative Adversarial Networks

  • Private Information Retrieval

  • Information and Coding Theory

  • Wireless Communications

  • Physical Layer Security

  • Big Data Analytics