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Research interests and affiliations

Research interests
  • Applied Electromagnetics
  • Integrated Antenna Systems
  • MIMO Antennas
  • Millimeter-wave Antenna Systems
  • Antenna Arrays, Active and Reconfigurable Antennas
  • Radio-Frequency sensors
  • Beam steering and direction finding methods
Expertise type(s) (NSERC subjects)
  • 2502 Electromagnetics, compatibility and interference
  • 2511 Antennas and propagation
  • 2520 Microwave and millimeterwave devices, circuits and technologies
  • 2507 Communications systems
  • 2518 Instrumentation and measurements
  • 2522 Radar and navigation


Recent publications
Journal article
Ghalib, A., Hussain, R. & Sharawi, M.S. (2019). Analysis of slot-based radiators using TCM and its application in MIMO antennas. International Journal of RF and Microwave Computer-Aided Engineering, 29(2). Retrieved from
Journal article
Das, G., Sahu, N.K., Sharma, A., Gangwar, R.K. & Sharawi, M.S. (2019). Dielectric resonator-based four-element eight-port MIMO antenna with multi-directional pattern diversity. IET Microwaves, Antennas & Propagation, 13(1), 16-22. Retrieved from
Conference paper
Jehangir, S.S. & Sharawi, M.S. (2018). A compact single layer orthogonal polarized Yagi-like directional antenna. Paper presented at the International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation & USNC/URSI National Radio Science Meeting (APS/URSI 2018), Boston, Massachusetts (pp. 1607-1608). Retrieved from
Conference paper
Paul, P., Krishnamoorthy, K. & Sharawi, M.S. (2018). A copper strip array loaded multiband square slot antenna. Paper presented at the IEEE-INAE Workshop on Electromagnetics (IIWE 2018), Trivandrum, India.


Mohammad S. Sharawi is currently a Professor of Electrical Engineering at Polytechnique Montréal, Montreal,QC, Canada. He was a Professor at King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals (KFUPM),Saudi Arabia, between 2009-2018. He established and directed the Antennas and Microwave Structure Design Laboratory (AMSDL) at KFUPM. He was a visiting research professor at the University of Calgary, AB, in 2014, and Oakland University from 2008-2009 and summer of 2013. He is the author of the book Printed MIMO Antenna Design, Artech House, 2014, and the lead author of Design and Applications of Active Integrated Antennas, Artech House, 2018. He has more than 250 published journal and conference papers and 16 granted patents with the USPO.


Electromagnetic theory, Electrical Circuits, Electronic Circuits, Antenna Theory, radio frequency circuits, instrumentation and measurements.


  • Bachelor in Electronic Engineering (Princess Sumaya University for Technology)
  • Masters - Electrical and Computer Engineering (Oakland University)
  • Ph.D. - Systems Engineering (Oakland University)