2011 Publications

Journal & Conference Proceedings

  1. Abdulrahman, A.Y.; Rahman, T.A.; Rahim, S.K.A.; Islam, M.R.U.l. Empirically Derived Path Reduction Factor for Terrestrial Microwave Links Operating at 15 Ghz in Peninsula Malaysia. Journal of Electromagnetic Waves and Applications, 25(1), 2011 , pp. 23-37(15).
  2. M. Y. Ahmed, T. A. Rahman, S. K. A. Rahim, Z. A. Shamsan Interference Coupling Loss Between Highaltitude Platform Gateway and Fixed Satellite Service Earth Station at 5850–7075 MHz. Journal of Electromagnetic Waves and Applications Vol. 25, Iss. 2-3, 2011.
  3. Evizal, T. A. Rahman, S. K. B. A. Rahim, and M. F. B. Jamlos, “A multi band mini printed omni directional antenna with v-shaped for RFID applications,” Progress In Electromagnetics Research B, Vol. 27, 385-399, 2011.
  4. Amuda Yusuf Abdulrahman,Tharek bin Abdulrahman,Sharul Kamal bin Abdulrahim,Ulaganathen Kesavan. Comparison of measured rain attenuation and ITU-R predictions on experimental microwave links in Malaysia, International Journal of Microwave and Wireless Technologies,Volume 3,Issue 04,2011,pp 477-483.
  5. Shamsan , Zaid A. And Abd Rahman, Tharek and Kamarudin, Muhammad Ramlee and Al-hetar, Abdulaziz M. And Jo, Han-Shin (2011) Coexistence of OFDM-Based IMT-Advanced and FM Broadcasting Systems. ETRI Journal, 33 (2). pp. 279-282.
  6. K. K. Gebril, S. K. B. A. Rahim, and A. Y. Abdulrahman, “Bandwidth enhancement and miniaturization of dielectric resonator antenna for 5.8 GHz WLAN,” Progress In Electromagnetics Research C, Vol. 19, 179-189, 2011.
  7. N. M. Jizat*, S.K. A. Rahim, T. A. Rahman, M. R. Kamarudin. Miniaturize size of dual band branch-line coupler by implementing reduced series arm of coupler with stub loaded. Microwave and Optical Technology Letters Volume 53, Issue 4, pages 819–822, April 2011.
  8. U. Kesavan, T. A. Rahman, A. Y. Abdulrahman, and S. K. B. A. Rahim, “Comparative studies of the rain attenuation predictions for tropical regions,” Progress In Electromagnetics Research M, Vol. 18, 17-30, 2011.
  9. Shamsan, Z.A.; Al-Hetar, A.M.; Rahman, T.A.; , “Fixed wireless service coexistence with IMT-A system within UHF band,”Electronics, Communications and Photonics Conference (SIECPC), 2011 Saudi International , vol., no., pp.1-5, 24-26 April 2011.
  10. Prakoso, T., Ngah, R., Ghassemlooy, Z. and Rahman, T. A. (2011), Antenna representation in two-port network scattering parameter. Microw. Opt. Technol. Lett., 53:1404–1409.
  11. M. Y. O. Elhiwairis, S. K. B. A. Rahim, U. A. K. Okonkwo, N. B. M. Jizat, and M. F. B. Jamlos, “Miniaturized size branch line coupler using open stubs with high-low impedances,” Progress In Electromagnetics Research Letters, Vol. 23, 65-74, 2011.
  12. Adam, Ashraf A., S. K. A. Rahim, and Norhudah Seman. “Directional Ultra Wideband Array Antenna with Beam-Forming Capabilities.” ,”General Assembly and Scientific Symposium, 2011 XXXth URSI , vol., no., pp.1-4, 13-20 Aug. 2011.
  13. Zaidel, D.N.A.; Rahim, S.K.A.; Seman, N.; , “Design of compact single-section directional coupler for butler matrix beam-forming MIMO,” General Assembly and Scientific Symposium, 2011 XXXth URSI , vol., no., pp.1-4, 13-20 Aug. 2011.
  14. Abdul Rahim, Sharul Kamal and Muhammad Nor, Muhammad Zairil and Md. Jizat, Noorlindawaty and Sabran, Mursyidul and Jamlos, Mohd. Faizal (2011) Dual-band printed monopole slot antenna with combination of L-slot and arm-slot for WLAN application. Microwave And Optical Technology Letters, 53 (11). pp. 2668-2673.
  15. N. M. Jizat, S.K. A. Rahim, T. A. Rahman, A. Y. Abdulrahman, M. I. Sabran1, P. S. Hall. Miniaturized size of dual-band-meandered branch-line coupler for WLAN application. Microwave and Optical Technology Letters Volume 53, Issue 11, pages 2543–2547, November 2011.
  16. Uche AK Chude-Okonkwo*, Razali Ngah and Tharek Abd Rahman. Time-scale domain characterization of non-WSSUS wideband channels. EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing 2011.
  17. Chude-Okonkwo, U.A.K.; Ngah, R.; Rahman, T.A.; , “Non-WSSUS analysis of measurement data for mobile communication channel,” Communications (APCC), 2011 17th Asia-Pacific Conference on, vol., no., pp.682-687, 2-5 Oct. 2011.
  18. A.Y. Abdulrahman, T. Abdul Rahman,S.K. Abdulrahim, Md.  Rafiqul Islam. Rain attenuation measurements over terrestrial microwave links operating at 15 GHz in Malaysia. International Journal of Communication Systems Volume 25, Issue 11, pages 1479–1488, November 2012.
  19. Wanis Alfitouri Hasan , Sharul Kamal Abdul Rahim , Zaid Ahmed Shamsan , Kim Geok Tan & Ahmed Wasif Reza (2011): Potential interference and rain attenuation at 21.4–22GHz downlink broadcasting satellite signals, International Journal of Electronics, 98:12, 1721-1731.
  20. W. H. W. MOHAMED, S. K. A. RAHIM, T. A. RAHMAN, K. G. TAN, and A. W. REZA, “Integration of PIN diode switching circuit with Butler Matrix for 2.45 GHz frequency band”, Optoelectronics and Advanced Materials Rapid Communications, vol. 5, no. 7, pp. 793 – 798, 26 July 2011.
  21. Mohamad Ali, S.K. A. Rahim, M. Z. M. Nor, M. F. Jamlos. Branch line coupler using hybrid T-model structure. Microwave and Optical Technology Letters Volume 54, Issue 1, Article first published online: 22 NOV 2011.
  22. Sharul Kamal Abdul Rahim, Tharek Abd Rahman, Kim Geok Tan and Ahmed Wasif Reza. Microwave Signal Attenuation Over Terrestrial Link at 26 GHz in Malaysia. Wireless Pers Commun (2012) 67:647–664.
  23. Azizi, S.N.D.; Rahim, S.K.A.; Sabran, M.I.; , “Realization of a compact branch line couple using semi-lumped element,” Wireless Technology and Applications (ISWTA), 2011 IEEE Symposium on , vol., no., pp.21-23, 25-28 Sept. 2011.
  24. Muklas, N.S.; Rahim, S.K.A.; Seman, N.; , “Ultra wideband coupler design for Butler Matrix application,” Communications (APCC), 2011 17th Asia-Pacific Conference on, vol., no., pp.506-511, 2-5 Oct. 2011.
  25. Ulaganathen, K.; Tharek, A.R.; Sharulkamal, A.R.; , “Rain attenuation studies on path reduction factor for tropical terrestrial link,”Communications (MICC), 2011 IEEE 10th Malaysia International Conference on, vol., no., pp.97-102, 2-5 Oct. 2011.
  26. Nor, M.Z.M.; Rahim, S.K.A.; Sabran, M.I.; , “Slotted square patch printed monopole antenna with dual band capabilities for WLAN application,” Microwave Conference Proceedings (APMC), 2011 Asia-Pacific, vol., no., pp.1766-1769, 5-8 Dec. 2011.
  27. Ramli, N.H.; Ahyat, E.N.; Kamarudin, M.R.; Samsuri, N.A.; Rahim, M.K.A.; Khamis, N.H.; , “Design & optimization of a compact ring monopole antenna for wireless implantable body area network (WiBAN) applications,” Microwave Conference Proceedings (APMC), 2011 Asia-Pacific , vol., no., pp.1602-1609, 5-8 Dec. 2011.
  28. Dzulkipli, N.I.; Jamaluddin, M.H.; Hasnan, H.A.; , “H-shaped slot microstrip reflectarray antenna,” RF and Microwave Conference (RFM), 2011 IEEE International , vol., no., pp.197-200, 12-14 Dec. 2011.
  29. Ghazali, S.N.A.M.; Seman, N.; Yob, R.C.; Rahim, M.K.A.; Rahim, S.K.A.; , “Design and cross-section analysis of wideband rectangular-shaped directional coupler,” RF and Microwave Conference (RFM), 2011 IEEE International, vol., no., pp.161-165, 12-14 Dec. 2011.
  30. Yob, R.C.; Seman, N.; Ghazali, S.N.A.M.; , “Error Vector Magnitude analysis for wideband QPSK and QAM six-port modulator,” RF and Microwave Conference (RFM), 2011 IEEE International , vol., no., pp.149-153, 12-14 Dec. 2011.
  31. Dzulkifli, M.R.; Kamarudin, M.R.; Abdul Rahman, T.; , “Spectrum occupancy at UHF TV band for cognitive radio applications,” RF and Microwave Conference (RFM), 2011 IEEE International, vol., no., pp.111-114, 12-14 Dec. 2011.
  32. Ramli, N.H.; Ahyat, E.N.; Kamarudin, M.R.; Samsuri, N.A.; , “Design an implantable antenna at 2.45GHz for wireless implantable body area network (WiBAN) applications,” RF and Microwave Conference (RFM), 2011 IEEE International, vol., no., pp.329-332, 12-14 Dec. 2011.
  33. Jusoh, M.; Jamlos, M.F.; Kamarudin, M.R.; Malek, M.F.; , “A novel compact reconfigurable multi-band antenna,” RF and Microwave Conference (RFM), 2011 IEEE International, vol., no., pp.377-380, 12-14 Dec. 2011.
  34. Prakoso, T.; Ngah, R.; Rahman, T.A.; Okonkwo, U.A.K.; Ghassemlooy, Z.; , “An evaluation of half-cut technique for microwave-photonic access-point antenna miniaturization,” RF and Microwave Conference (RFM), 2011 IEEE International, vol., no., pp.384-388, 12-14 Dec. 2011.
  35. Chude-Okonkwo, U.A.K.; Ngah, R.; Rahman, T.A.; Chude, C.; Prokoso, T.; , “Time-varying infostation channel characterization,” RF and Microwave Conference (RFM), 2011 IEEE International, vol., no., pp.333-336, 12-14 Dec. 2011.
  36. Sabran, M.I.; Rahim, S.K.A.; Rahman, A.Y.A.; Rahman, T.A.; Nor, M.Z.M.; Evizal; , “A Dual-Band Diamond-Shaped Antenna for RFID Application,” Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters, IEEE, vol.10, no., pp.979-982, 2011.
  37. THEAN SONG OOI*, S.K.A.RAHIMa, A. Y. ABDULRAHMAN, BOON PING KOH, SIN KENG LEE. Compact dual-band circularly polarized patch antenna with bandwidth enhancement. JOURNAL OF OPTOELECTRONICS AND ADVANCED MATERIALS Vol. 13, No. 10, October 2011, p. 1279 – 1284.
  38. M. Jusoh, M. F. Jamlos, M. R. Kamarudin, F. Malek, M. H. Mat, M. A. Jamlos. A Novel Compact Tree-Design Antenna (NCTA) with High Gain Enhancement for UWB Application. Journal of Electromagnetic Waves and Applications Vol. 25, Iss. 17-18, 2011.
  39. Khalily, M., Rahim, M. K. A, Kamarudin, M. R.Modified cylindrical dielectric resonators excited with loaded fork monopole antenna. Microwave and Optical Technology Letters. 53(12). 2887-2890. December 2011.
  40. Jusoh, M., Jamlos, M.F., Kamarudin, M.R.,:”Configuration Study and Analysis of UWB MIMO Antenna Performance”, International symposium on Antennas and Propagation (ISAP), Jeju, Korea, 25 -28 October 2011.
  41. M., Jamlos, M.F., Kamarudin, M.R.,:”A Beam Shaping reconfigurable Radial Line slot Array (RLSA) Antenna”, International symposium on Antennas and Propagation (ISAP), Jeju, Korea, 25 -28 October 2011.
  42. Ahyat, E.N., Rahman, T.A., Kamarudin, M.R.,:”A Novel Pattern Reconfigurable Dipole Yagi Antenna for Wireless Body Area Network (WBAN) Applications”, International symposium on Antennas and Propagation (ISAP), Jeju, Korea, 25 -28 October 2011.
  43. El Aziz, A. A. And Ng, W. P. And Ghassemlooy, Z. And Aly, M. H. And Ngah, Razali (2011) Employing multiple wavelengths for an input packet to achieve uniform SOA gain for high speed optical applications. In: 16th European Conference on Networks and Optical Communications, NOC 2011.
  44. Chee Yen Leow; Zhiguo Ding; Leung, K.K.; , “Joint Beamforming and Power Management for Nonregenerative MIMO Two-Way Relaying Channels,”Vehicular Technology, IEEE Transactions on, vol.60, no.9, pp.4374-4383, Nov. 2011.
  45. Chee Yen Leow; Zhiguo Ding; Leung, K.K.; , “Linear Precoded Cooperative Transmission Protocol for Wireless Broadcast Channels,” Vehicular Technology, IEEE Transactions on, vol.60, no.7, pp.3509-3515, Sept. 2011.
  46. Chee Yen Leow; Zhiguo Ding; Leung, K.K.; Goeckel, D.L.; , “On the Study of Analogue Network Coding for Multi-Pair, Bidirectional Relay Channels,” Wireless Communications, IEEE Transactions on, vol.10, no.2, pp.670-681, February 2011.
  47. Al-Ahmadi, A.S.; Rahman, T.A.; Kamarudin, M.R.; Jamaluddin, M.H.; Omer, A.I.; , “Single-Phase Wireless LAN Based Multi-floor Indoor Location Determination System,” Parallel and Distributed Systems (ICPADS), 2011 IEEE 17th International Conference on, vol., no., pp.1057-1062, 7-9 Dec. 2011.
  48. Jun Li; Jinhong Yuan; Malaney, R.; Azmi, M.H.; Ming Xiao; , “Network Coded LDPC Code Design for a Multi-Source Relaying System,” Wireless Communications, IEEE Transactions on, vol.10, no.5, pp.1538-1551, May 2011.
  49. Azmi, M.H.; Jinhong Yuan; Lechner, G.; Rasmussen, L.K.; , “Design of Multi-Edge-Type Bilayer-Expurgated LDPC Codes for Decode-and-Forward in Relay Channels,” Communications, IEEE Transactions on, vol.59, no.11, pp.2993-3006, November 2011.
  50. Azmi, M.H.; Jun Li; Malaney, R.; Jinhong Yuan; , “Optimization for Pragmatic Half-Duplex Relay Network,”Global Telecommunications Conference (GLOBECOM 2011), 2011 IEEE, vol., no., pp.1-5, 5-9 Dec. 2011.
  51. Azmi, M.H.; Jun Li; Jinhong Yuan; Malaney, R.; , “Design of distributed multi-edge type LDPC codes for multiple access relay channels,” Communications Theory Workshop (AusCTW), 2011 Australian, vol., no., pp.118-123, Jan. 31 2011-Feb. 3 2011.
  52. Azmi, M.H.; Jun Li; Jinhong Yuan; Malaney, R.; , “Soft decode-and-forward using LDPC coding in half-duplex relay channels,”Information Theory Proceedings (ISIT), 2011 IEEE International Symposium on, vol., no., pp.1479-1483, July 31 2011-Aug. 5 2011.
  53. Azmi, M.H.; Jun Li; Jinhong Yuan; Malaney, R.; , “Design of Distributed Multi-Edge Type LDPC Codes for Two-Way Relay Channels,” Communications (ICC), 2011 IEEE International Conference on, vol., no., pp.1-5, 5-9 June 2011.
  54. Arshed Oudah , Tharek Abd Rahman and Nor Hudah Seman. Taking the Journey from LTE to LTE Advanced. International Journal of advances in Engineering & Technology. Sept 2011.
  55. Abdullah, M.A.; Yatim, A.H.M.; Chee Wei Tan; , “A study of maximum power point tracking algorithms for wind energy system,” Clean Energy and Technology (CET), 2011 IEEE First Conference on, vol., no., pp.321-326, 27-29 June 2011.
  56. Jidin, A.; Idris, N.R.N.; Yatim, A.H.M.; Sutikno, T.; Elbuluk, M.E.; , “Simple Dynamic Overmodulation Strategy for Fast Torque Control in DTC of Induction Machines With Constant-Switching-Frequency Controller,” Industry Applications, IEEE Transactions on, vol.47, no.5, pp.2283-2291, Sept.-Oct. 2011.
  57. Jidin, A., Idris, N.R.N, Yatim, A.H.M, T. Sutikno, M. Elbuluk, “A Hybrid DTC-DSC Drive for High Performance Induction Motor Control”, Journal of Power Electronics, Vol 11, No. 5, pp 704-712, Sept 2011.
  58. Jidin, A.; Idris, N.R.N.; Yatim, A.H.M.; Sutikno, T.; Elbuluk, M.E.; , “An Optimized Switching Strategy for Quick Dynamic Torque Control in DTC-Hysteresis-Based Induction Machines,” Industrial Electronics, IEEE Transactions on, vol.58, no.8, pp.3391-3400, Aug. 2011.
  59. Najafi, E.; Yatim, A.H.M.; , “Design and application of a novel current mode controller on a multilevel STATCOM,” Applied Power Electronics Colloquium (IAPEC), 2011 IEEE, vol., no., pp.176-179, 18-19 April 2011.
  60. Sahid, M.R.; Yatim, A.H.M.; Muhammad, N.D.; , “A bridgeless Cuk PFC converter,” Applied Power Electronics Colloquium (IAPEC), 2011 IEEE, vol., no., pp.81-85, 18-19 April 2011.
  61. E. Najafi, A.H.M. Yatim, A novel current mode controller for a static compensator utilizing Goertzel algorithm to mitigate voltage sags, Energy Conversion and Management, Volume 52, Issue 4, April 2011, Pages 1999-2008.
  62. Auzani Jidin, Nik Rumzi Nik Idris, Abdul Halim Mohd Yatim, Tole Sutikno, and Malik E. Elbuluk;” Extending Switching Frequency for Torque Ripple Reduction Utilizing a Constant Frequency Torque Controller in DTC of Induction Motors”, JPE, Vol. 11, No. 2, March 2011.
  63. Mohd Rodhi Sahid, Abdul Halim Mohd Yatim, Modeling and simulation of a new Bridgeless SEPIC power factor correction circuit, Simulation Modelling Practice and Theory, Volume 19, Issue 2, February 2011, Pages 599-611.
  64. Ahmad Saudi Samosir, Taufiq, Abd Jaafar Shafie, Abdul Halim Mohd Yatim,:” Simulation and Implementation of Interleaved Boost DC-DC Converter for Fuel Cell Application”, International Journal of Power Electronics and Drive System (IJPEDS), Vol.1, No.2, December 2011, pp. 168~174.