KOU Prof. Participate the APMC-2019 Conference in Singapore

Professor Salah I. Yahya from the Department of Software Engineering, Faculty of Engineering at Koya University participated in the 2019 Asia-Pacific Microwave Conference (APMC) that held on 10-13 December 2019, in Sands Expo & Convention Centre, Level 4, Marina Bay Sands, Singapore. Prof. Yahya presented his paper entitled "A Novel Harmonic Attenuator Quad-Channel Microstrip Diplexer for Multi-Service Communication Systems."  The paper will be available soon in the Digital Library of IEEE Xplore that indexed by SCOPUS and Calrivate Analytics. The program of the APMC-2019 conference is available online (click here)


About the APMC-2019

URL: http://www.apmc2019.org/
Location: Sands Expo & Convention Centre, Level 4, Marina Bay Sands, Singapore
Organizer: Asia Pacific Microwave Organization

Technical Sponsors:    

  • IEEE Microwave Theory and Techiques Society (MTT-S)
  • IEEE Antennas and Progration Society (AP-S)
  • IEEE Electromagnetic Compatibility Society (EMC)
  • IEEE Singapore Section
  • IEEE Advancing Technology for Humanity
  • European Microwave Association (EuMA)
  • National University of Singapore
  • Nanyang Technological University
  • IEEE Singapore Section
  • Microwave Theory and Techniques/Antennas and Propagation
  • Platinum Sponsor: Huawei

Number of Accepted papers: +700

About The presented paper:

Title: A Novel Harmonic Attenuator Quad-Channel Microstrip Diplexer for

Multi-Service Communication Systems


1.     Prof. Salah I. Yahya, Koya University, Iraq
2.    Dr. Abbas Rezaei, Kermanshah University of Technology, Iran
3.    Dr. Leila Noori, Shiraz University of Technology, Iran
4.    Dr. Mohd H. Jamaluddin, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Malaysia

About the authors:

Salah I. Yahya is a Professor at the Department of Software Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Koya University. He is the Director of Quality Assurance and Curriculum Development. He has a Ph.D. in MW and Communication Engineering. Prof. Yahya has more than 55 published scientific papers, most in journals indexed by Clarivate Analytics. Prof. Yahya is a Senior Member of IEEE. For more information, click here.     ORCID: http://orcid.org/0000-0002-2724-5118

Abbas Rezaei is an  Assistant Professor of Electrical Engineering at Kermanshah University of Technology. Abbas Rezaei received the B.Sc., M.Sc. and Ph.D. in electronics engineering from Razi University, Kermanshah, Iran, in 2005, 2009 and 2013, respectively. His current research interests include RF and microwave circuits, computational intelligence and Nanotechnology.  ORCIDE: http://orcid.org/0000-0003-0642-6726.

Leila Noori received her B.Sc. and M.Sc. degrees in electronic engineering from Razi University, Kermanshah, Iran in 2005 and 2009 respectively. She received her Ph.D. in electronic engineering at the Shiraz University of Technology. Her research interests focus on artificial microstrip coupler, microstrip filter, neural networks and LNAs. ORCID: http://orcid.org/0000-0003-0506-0478

Mohd H. Jamaluddin received bachelor’s and master’s degrees in Electrical Engineering from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM), Malaysia, in 2003 and 2006, respectively, and the Ph.D. degree in signal processing and telecommunications from the Universite´ de Rennes 1, France, in 2009, with a focus on microwave communication systems and especially antennas such as dielectric resonator and reflectarray and dielectric dome antennas. He is currently an Associate Professor with the Wireless Communication Centre, School of Electrical Engineering, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia. His research interests include dielectric resonator antennas, printed microstrip antennas, MIMO antennas and DRA reflectarray antennas. He has published more than 100 papers in reputed indexed journals and conference proceedings. ORCID: http://orcid.org/0000-0002-1577-4047



Koya University (KOU) is located in the city of Koya (Koy Sanjaq) which is 1.0 hr drive to the East of the Kurdistan Region capital Erbil (Arbil, Hewlér) in Kurdistan Region of F.R. Iraq. It is on the foothills of beautiful high mountain. Its campus has been carefully laid out to embrace the beautiful mountainous nature. . There are 4 Faculties and 2 Schools in KOU; Faculty of Engineering (FENG), Faculty of Science and Health (FSCH), Faculty of Education (FEDU), Faculty of Humanities and Social Silences (FHSS), Shcool of Physical Education (SPHE) and School of Medicine (SMED). Also, there are two research centers; Genome Center and Malai Gawra Center. Moreover, at KOU there is an English Language Center (BELC) at KOU has been opened with the sponsorship of IREX and American embassy in Baghdad as well as with the support of Spring International Language Center of The University of ArkansasKOU has two Scientific Journals; ARO-The Scientific Journal of Koya University, which is indexed by Clarivate Analytics (ESCI), and Koya University Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences (KUJHSS). KOU is a proactive member of Erasmus/ Marhaba Project and Erasmus+. KOU signed many Memorandum of Understandings (MoU) with many International Universities, e.g., The University of Arkansas (June 2015). The Lulea University in Sweden (April 2014), The University of Nottingham in the UKThe University of Buckingham in the UK (Oct 2008), Belkin University in Turkey (Sep 2009) and The University of Greenwich in the UK.


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