Mohammed Elmusrati, Professor

Mohammed Elmusrati, Professor


  • Full Professor of Communication and Systems Engineering
  • Head of the International program of Industrial Digitalization
  • Doctor of Science (Tech.), Automation Department, Aalto University - Helsinki (2004)
  • Licentiate of Science (Tech.) ”with distinction”, Control Engineering Lab., Aalto University - Helsinki (2002)
  • Master of Science “with high honor”, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, University of Benghazi – Libya (1995)
  • Senior Member of the IEEE
  • Member of the Automation Society in Finland
  • Member of SIAM (Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics)
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Work Experience

  • Full Professor (Permanent position) and Head of Industrial Digitalization (ex. name: Wireless Industrial Automation) Group – School of Technology and Innovations- University of Vaasa - Finland, starting from 1.6.2009 - present
  • Professor at Telecommunication and Systems Engineering – Faculty of Technology, University of Vaasa starting from 01.08.2007-31.5.2009.
  • Visiting Professor at Faculty of Electronics, Communications, and Automation, Aalto University (previous name: Helsinki University of Technology) – Finland from 2015-present
  • Full-Time Senior Lecturer and Researcher at Department of Computer Science, University of Vaasa – Finland from 1-8-2004 to 31.7.2007.
  • Visiting Researcher at Radio Lab. Royal Institute of Technology (KTH) – Stockholm – Sweden during 2003.
  • Researcher Scientist: at Helsinki University of Technology, Control Engineering Laboratory from 1-9-1999 until 31-07-2004.
  • Full-Time Lecturer Assistant at Faculty of Engineering- Benghazi University – Benghazi - Libya, from fall 1995 to spring 1999.

Teaching Experience

Elmusrati has about 25 years of teaching experience in different international universities. During this period, he has taught many courses in different areas/fields and for different scientific levels. Some of the courses are:

1. Undergraduate (B.Sc.) courses:

  • Telecommunications
  • Control Engineering
  • Numerical Analysis
  • Microwaves Laboratory
  • RF Technology
  • Analogue and Digital Electronics
  • Logic Design
  • Linear Systems

2. Graduate (M.Sc.) courses:

  • Advanced Signals and Systems
  • Machine Learning
  • Broadband Wireless Communication
  • Mobile Networks
  • Digital Communication
  • Advanced Telecommunication Theory
  • Radio Resources Management
  • Computer Simulations

3. Postgraduate (PhD) courses and seminars:

  • Game Theory with Engineering Applications
  • Kalman Filters
  • Stochastic Estimation with Engineering Application
  • Advances on Telecommunications
  • Wireless Automation
  • Advanced Machine Learning

Elmusrati has also been supervising about 18 PhD students, where 8 have graduated. He has also supervised about 100 master theses as well as many B.Sc projects.

Research Interests

  • Machine Learning Algorithms and Applications
  • Biotechnology and Drug Discovery
  • Smart Systems (mainly smart energy)
  • 5G Networks with Industrial Applications
  • Radio Resource Management in all Generations Mobile Communication Networks
  • Beamforming and Spatial Multiplexing
  • Stochastic Processes: Modeling, Estimation and Control
  • Game Theory and Multi-Objective Optimization
  • Wireless Sensor Network with Agricultural applications


  • Author and co-author for more than 130 papers and reports. Publication List:
  • Co-author of the textbook “Systems Engineering in Wireless Communications”, publisher: J. Wiley, Nov. 2009, ISBN 978-0470021781.
  • Author of a new book still under preparation “Uncertainties: Modeling and Simulation”

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