Ahmad Alshamali received his Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering from the University of Wales, Swansea in 1996. Since 1997 he has been with the Department of Telecommunication Engineering, Hijjawi Faculty for Engineering Technology, Yarmouk University, Irbid, Jordan, where he is currently a full professor in wireless communications.
His research interest includes performance evaluation of digital modulation over multipath fading channels, compression techniques for biomedical signals and telemedicine. The health effects of mobile phones RF radiation on human health is a major part of his research interest. He had served with organization committees for several national and international conferences. Also, he has been a reviewer for several IEEE transactions and international journals.
Alshamali received Hisham Hijjawi award for Applied Science, Information Technology and Communication sector, for the year 2003 and Hijjawi foundation prize for a academic excellence in scientific research for the year 2003.