Abstract: 6G: Super-Connecting the Connected & Connecting the Unconnected
Professor, Electrical Engineering Associate Dean, Computer, Electrical and Mathematical Science and Engineering
King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia
Professor Alouini is a Professor in KAUST and his current research interests deal with wireless communication. He won several awards. He was honored in 2017 with the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Science and Technology (S&T) Achievement Award in Engineering Science at Kazakhstan. Prior to this, he received the 2016 Recognition Award of the IEEE Communication Society Wireless Technical Committee and the 2016 Abdul Hameed Shoman Award for Arab Researchers in Engineering Sciences. Other recognitions include his selection as Fellow of the IEEE, the African Academy of Science (AAS), the European Academy of Science and Arts (EASA), and the Academia Europe (AE), IEEE Distinguished Lecturer for the IEEE Communication Society and IEEE Vehicular Technology Society, and member for several times in the annual Thomson ISI Web of Knowledge list of Highly Cited Researchers as well as the Shanghai Ranking/Elsevier list of Most Cited Researchers.