Professor Abdel-Maguid is a professional engineer, entrepreneur and a research and enterprise-focused Academic, with 25 years of experience in both business and academia. He joined the University in 2012 as the Founding Professor of the School of Science, Technology and Engineering and Professor of Smart Systems.
Mohamed is an entrepreneurial academic, with an excellent international research and publication record. He supervised over twenty-five postgraduate students, at masters and doctoral levels to successful completion; served as doctoral examiner and contributed to the organisation of a number of international conferences as well as regularly refereeing for prestigious technical journals. Among Mohamed’s former students are Professors, Heads of Departments and executive level professionals.
His multidisciplinary expertise spans the broad spectrum of Digital Technologies with core competencies in data acquisition, intelligent multimodal signal processing, telecommunications and embedded systems, where he is actively engaged with research and training.