SHINY ABRAHAM, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor in Electrical Engineering,
Tuskegee University, Tuskegee, AL-36088
Email: sabraham@mytu.tuskegee.edu
Phone: 334-724-4795


EDUCATION
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Ph.D., Electrical and Computer Engineering, Old Dominion University, Norfolk, VA; August 2012

B.E., Telecommunication Engineering, Visveswaraya Technological University, Bangalore, India; June 2007



RESEARCH INTERESTS:

Wireless communication:

  • Transmitter/receiver optimization to support quality of service

  • Interference avoidance and power control in wireless systems.

  • OFDM, MIMO and LTE systems

  • Game-theoretic approaches for optimization in wireless systems and power systems.

 Cognitive radio networks, Computer Communication Networks, CyberSecurity, Optimization in Digital Signal and Image Processing.

TEACHING:

EENG0221: Linear Networks and Circuits I (Fall 2012)

EENG0221L: Linear Networks and Circuits I Lab (Fall 2012)

EENG0527: Internet Security (Spring 2013)

EENG0590: Introduction to Game Theory (Spring 2013)


PUBLICATIONS:

Shiny Abraham and Dimitrie C. Popescu, “Joint Transmitter Adaptation and Power Control for Cognitive Radio Networks with Target SIR Requirements”, Elsevier Journal on Physical Communications (Advance online publication. DOI: 10.1016/j.phycom.2012.05.009). 

Shiny Abraham, Dimitrie C. Popescu and Octavia A. Dobre, “Joint Beamforming and Power Control in Downlink Multiuser MIMO Systems”, Journal of Wireless and Mobile Computing (Advance online publication. DOI: 10.1002/wcm.2362). 

Shiny Abraham and Dimitrie C. Popescu. “Joint Transmitter Adaptation and Power Control in Multi-User Wireless Systems with Fading Channels”. 2013 IEEE Radio and Wireless Symposium- RWS 2013.

Shiny Abraham and Dimitrie C. Popescu. “Joint Transmitter Adaptation and Power Control for Downlink Wireless Systems with Target SIR Requirements”. Proceedings 2011 Conference on Information Sciences and Systems – CISS 2011.

Dimitrie C. Popescu, Shiny Abraham, and Octavia A. Dobre. “Joint Transmitter Adaptation and Power Control In Multi-User Wireless Systems with Target SIR Requirements”. Proceedings 2010 Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems and Computers – Asilomar 2010.

Dimitrie C. Popescu, Shiny Abraham, Otilia Popescu, and Octavia A. Dobre. “On the Uplink-Downlink Duality for Gaussian Vector Channels with Colored Noise and Applications to CDMA Transmitter Adaptation”. Proceedings 25th IEEE Biennial Symposium on Communications, May 2010.

Shiny Abraham, Dimitrie C. Popescu, and Octavia Dobre. “Joint Beamforming and Power Control in Downlink Multiuser MIMO Systems”. Proceedings 2010 IEEE Radio and Wireless Symposium- RWS 2010

Dimitrie C. Popescu, Shiny Abraham, and Otilia Popescu. “Downlink Transmitter Adaptation Based On Greedy SINR Maximization”. Proceedings 22nd IEEE Canadian Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering - CCECE 2009.


POSTER PRESENTATIONS:

Shiny Abraham, and Dimitrie C. Popescu, “Joint Transmitter Adaptation and Power Control in Multi-User Wireless Systems with Fading Channels”, RWS -2013, January 2013, Austin, Texas.


Danda B. Rawat, Shiny Abraham, Sirisha Koduri, and Dimitrie C. Popescu “Transmitter/Receiver Optimization in Wireless Systems”, Hampton Road's Research Expo-2008, 9 April 2008, Norfolk VA.

HONORS AND AWARDS:

Dean’s Doctoral Fellowship – Fall 2009 to Summer 2011, Batten College of Engineering, ODU.

Outstanding Graduate Student Service Award- Spring 2012, Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering, ODU.

AFFILIATIONS:

Member, IEEE
Member, IEEE Communications Society
Member, ASEE

APPOINTMENTS:

Assistant Professor: Department of Electrical Engineering, Tuskegee University, Tuskegee, Alabama - August 2012 to Present.

Research Assistant: Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Old Dominion University, Norfolk, VA – August 2009 to July 2011

Teaching Assistant: Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Old Dominion University, Norfolk, VA – August 2011 to July 2012 ; August 2007 to July 2009.

Undergraduate Project: Indian Space Research Organization – Telemetry, Tracking and Command Network (ISTRAC), Bangalore, India – January 2007 to May 2007

SERVICE:

Technical Program Committee Member: Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC) 2013- Multiple Antenna Systems track, Globecom 2013-Signal Processing for Communication.

Reviewer:

Elsevier Journal of Ad Hoc Networks 2012, European Transactions on Telecommunications papers, IEEE Globecom 2012- Wireless Communication Symposium, IEEE Conference on Control, Systems & Industrial Informatics (ICCSII 2012), IEEE Symposium on Industrial Electronics and Applications (ISIEA 2012), Advanced Communication Technologies and Applications to Intelligent Transportation Systems, Cognitive Radios and Sensor Networks (ACTICS-2011), International Journal of Research and Reviews in Ad hoc networks (IJRRAN-2011) papers, International Conference on Cyber-Enabled Distributed Computing and Knowledge Discovery (CyberC-2010) papers.

Student Advisor: Tuskegee University IEEE student chapter.