Faculty and Research


Almas Shintemirov

External Acting Chair of Department
Associate professor
Tel: + 7 (7172) 70 61 55
School of Engineering Engineering and Digital Sciences
Block 7, Office 7е323
e-mail: ashintemirov@nu.edu.kz

Ablaikhan Akhazhanov

Ablaikhan Akhazhanov  
Postdoctoral Scholar
School of Engineering and Digital Sciences
Block 2, room 3e242
e-mail: ablaikhan.akhazhanov@nu.edu.kz

Akhan Almagambetov
Associate Professor
School of Engineering and Digital Sciences
e-mail: akhan.almagambetov@nu.edu.kz

Amin Zollanvari
Associate professor
Tel: + 7 (7172)709353 70 93 53
School of Engineering and Digital Sciences
Block 3, room 542
e-mail: amin.zollanvari@nu.edu.kz

Annie Ng
Assistant Professor
Tel: + 7 (7172)692684
School of Engineering
Block 3, room 3.515
e-mail: annie.ng@nu.edu.kz

Dr. A. Zollanvari's Research Profile

 

Pattern Recognition

Machine Learning

Statistical Signal Processing

Biomedical Informatics

 

Publications:

 

Amin Zollanvari, Alex P. James, Reza Sameni, A Theoretical Analysis of the Peaking Phenomenon in Classification, In Press, Journal of Classification, 2019.

Berdakh Abibullaev, Amin Zollanvari, Learning Discriminative Spatiospectral Features of ERPs for Accurate Brain-Computer Interfaces, In Press, IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics, 2019.

Mehdi Bagheri, Amin Zollanvari, Svyatoslav Nezhivenko, Transformer Fault Condition Prognosis using Vibration Signals over Cloud Environment, IEEE Access, pp. 9862-9874, 2018.

 

 

Dr. A. Ng's Research Profile
Advanced materials including energy harvesting materials; metal oxides thin films and nanostructures Organic and perovskite solar cells Plasmonic photovoltaics Optoelectronic device fabrication and optimization Publications:

A. Ng, Z. Ren, H. Hu, P. W. K. Fong, Q. Shen, S. H. Cheung, P. Qin, J.-W. Lee, A. B. Djurišić, S. K. Su, G. Li, Y. Yang, C. Surya, A Cryogenic Process for Antisolvent-Free High-Performance Perovskite Solar Cells, Adv. Mater. 30, 1804402, 2018. Q. Shen, A. Ng, Z. Ren, H. C. Gokkaya, A. B. Djurišić, C. Surya, Characterization of low-frequency excess noise in CH 3 NH 3 PbI 3 -based solar cells grown by solution and hybrid chemical vapor deposition techniques, ACS Appl. Mater. Interface, 10, 371, 2018. Z. Ren, J. Zhou, Y. Zhang, A. Ng, Q. Shen, S. H. Cheung, H. Shen, K. Li, Z. Zheng, S. K. So, A. B. Djurišić, C. Surya, Strategies for high performance perovskite/crystalline silicon four-terminal tandem solar cells, Sol. Energy Mater. Sol. Cells. 179, 36, 2018.

Aresh Haresh Dadlani
Assistant Professor
Tel: + 7 (7172)704674
School of Engineering and Digital Sciences
Block 3, room 3502
e-mail: aresh.dadlani@nu.edu.kz

Behrouz Maham
Associate Professor
Tel: + 7 (7172) 70 93 79
School of Engineering and Digital Sciences
Block 3, room 3422
e-mail: behrouz.maham@nu.edu.kz

Dr. A. Dadlani's Research Profile

Dynamic systems and complex network analysis

Epidemic modeling and simulation

Design and performance evaluation of communication networks

Scheduling and optimization in vehicle-to-grid (V2G) systems

Modern queueing theory applications in wireless/wired networks

Publications:

M. S. Kumar, A. Dadlani, K. Kim, Performance analysis of an unreliable M/G/1 retrial queuewith two-way communication, Operational Research, pp. 1-14, August 2018.

K. Ahn, A. Dadlani, K. Kim, W. Saad, Revenue Maximization of Multi-class Charging Stations with Opportunistic Charger Sharing, IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), pp. 1-6, 2018.

A. Dadlani, MS Kumar, MG Maddi, K Kim, Mean-field dynamics of inter-switching memes competing over multiplex social networks, IEEE Communications Letters 21 (5), pp. 967-970, 2017.

Dr. B. Maham's Research Profile
  Wireless Communications and Networks Signal Processing for Communications Nano-Neural Communication Networks   Publications: https://sites.google.com/site/behrouzmaham/publications

Carlo Molardi
Assistant Professor
Tel: +7 7172 704604
School of Engineering and Digital Sciences
Block 3, Office 3e226
Email: carlo.molardi@nu.edu.kz

Daniele Tosi
Associate Professor
Tel: + 7 (7172) 70 58 55
School of Engineering and Digital Sciences
Block 3, room 565
e-mail: daniele.tosi@nu.edu.kz

Dr. C. Molardi's Research Profile

Micro-structured Fiber Design

High Power Fiber Lasers

Mid-IR Photonic Technologies

Computational Electromagnetism

Optical Fiber Sensors

Bio-photonics

Publications:

A. Beisenova, A. Issatayeva, S. Sovetov, S. Korganbayev, M. Jelbuldina, Z. Ashikbayeva, W. Blanc, E. Schena, S. Sales, C. Molardi, and D. Tosi, “Multi-fiber distributed thermal profiling of minimally invasive thermal ablation with scattering-level multiplexing in MgO-doped fibers,” Biomedical Optics Express, 10(3), 1282-1296, 2019. [IF: 3.482]

T. Ayupova, M. Sypabekova, C. Molardi, A. Bekmurzayeva, M. Shaimerdenova, K. Dukenbayev and D. Tosi, “Wavelet Based Demodulation of Multimode Etched Fiber Bragg Grating Refractive Index Sensor,” MDPI Sensors, 19(1), 39, 2018. [IF: 2.475]

M. Sypabekova, S Korganbayev, W. Blanc, T. Ayupova, A. Bekmurzayeva, M. Shaimerdenova, K. Dukenbayev, C. Molardi, and D. Tosi, “Fiber optic refractive index sensors through spectral detection of Rayleigh backscattering in a chemically etched MgO-based nanoparticle-doped fiber,” Optics Letters, 43 (24), 5945-5948, 2018. [IF: 3.589]

Dr. D. Tosi's Research Profile

 

Optical fiber sensors

Optical biosensors

Biomedical sensors

Distributed sensing and applications

Biophotonics

 

           Publications:

A. Beisenova, A. Issatayeva, S. Sovetov, S. Korganbayev, M. Jelbuldina, Z. Ashikbayeva, W. Blanc, E. Schena, S. Sales, C. Molardi, D. Tosi, “Multi-fiber distributed thermal profiling of minimally invasive thermal ablation with scattering-level multiplexing in MgO-doped fibers,” Biomedical Optics Express, vol. 10, no. 3, pp. 1282-1296, 2019.

T. Ayupova, M. Sypabekova, C. Molardi, A. Bekmurzayeva, M. Shaimerdenova, K. Dukenbayev, D. Tosi, “Wavelet Based Demodulation of Multimode Etched Fiber Bragg Grating Refractive Index Sensor,” Sensors, vol. 19, no. 1, 39, 2019.

A. Bekmurzayeva, K. Dukenbayev, M. Shaimerdenova, I. Bekniyazov, T. Ayupova, M. Sypabekova, C. Molardi, D. Tosi, “Etched fiber Bragg grating biosensor functionalized with aptamers for detection of thrombin,” Sensors, vol. 18, no. 12, 4298, 2018.

Farzad Salmasi Rajaei
Assistant Professor
School of Engineering and Digital Sciences
e-mail: farzad.salmasi@nu.edu.kz

Galymzhan

Galymzhan Nauryzbayev
Assistant Professor
Tel: + 7 (7172)694618
School of Engineering and Digital Sciences
Block 3
e-mail: galymzhan.nauryzbayev@nu.edu.kz

Dr. G. Nauryzbayev's Research Profile

Energy harvesting wireless communications

Cognitive radio

Physical layer security

Massive MIMO

Interference alignment

Interference coordination and cancelation

Cooperative communications

Relaying networks

Multiuser communications theory

Visible light communications

Free-space optical communications

 

Vehicular technologies

 

Publications:

G. Nauryzbayev, M. Abdallah, and H. Elgala, “Outage of SEE-OFDM VLC-NOMA Networks,” IEEE Photonics Technology Letters, vol. 31, no. 2, pp. 121-124, January 15, 2019.

S. Arzykulov, T. A. Tsiftsis, G. Nauryzbayev, and M. Abdallah, “Outage Performance of Cooperative Underlay CR-NOMA with Imperfect CSI,” IEEE Communications Letters, vol. 23, no. 1, pp. 176-179, January 2019.

J. Al-khori, G. Nauryzbayev, M. Abdallah, and M. Hamdi, “Secrecy Performance of Decode-and-Forward based Hybrid RF/VLC Relaying Systems,” IEEE Access, vol. 7, no. 1, pp. 10844-10856, January 2019.

Gulsim Kulsharova

Gulsim Kulsharova
Postdoctoral Scholar
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Phone: +7 (7172) 70 93 42
School of Engineering and Digital Sciences
Block 3, Office 421
Email: gulsim.kulsharova@nu.edu.kz

Ikechi A. Ukaegbu
Assistant Professor
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Phone: +7 7172 708960
School of Engineering and Digital Sciences
Block 3, Office 3.515
Email: ikechi.ukaegbu@nu.edu.kz
Website: http://www.idslab.info

G. Kulsharova's Research Profile

Microfluidic devices for biomedical applications

Organ-on-a-chip

Lab-on-a-chip platforms

Sensor integration

Nanotechnology

            Publications:

Saliev, T., Baiskhanova, D.M., Akhmetova, A., Begimbetova, D.A., Akishev, M., Kulsharova, G., Molkenov, A., Nurgozhin, T., Alekseyeva, T. and Mikhalovsky, S., 2018. Impact of electromagnetic fields on in vitro toxicity of silver and graphene nanoparticles. Electromagnetic biology and medicine, pp.1.

Kulsharova, G., Dimov, N., Marques, M.P.C., Szita, N., Baganz, F.; Simplified immobilisation of histidine-tagged enzymes in poly(methyl methacrylate) microfluidic device, New Biotechnology, 2017;

Kulsharova, G.K., Lee, M.B., Cheng, F., Haque, M., Choi, H., Kim, K., O'Brien, W.D., Liu, G.L. In vitro and in vivo imaging of peptide-encapsulated polymer nanoparticles for cancer biomarker activated drug delivery (2013) IEEE Transactions on Nanobioscience, 12 (4), art. no. 4, pp. 304-310.

 

Dr. I. A. Ukaegbu's Research Profile

Nanoelectronic and Optoelectronic Circuits and Systems

Photonic Computing and Photonic Integrated Circuits (Nanophotonics)

Modeling and Signal Integrity for Circuits, Devices and Systems

High-bandwidth Packaging Design and Solutions

            Publications:

Elochukwu Onyejegbu, Dias Azhigulov and Ikechi Augustine Ukaegbu, “Numerical Analysis of A Dynamic Power-Aware Integrated Circuit for Optoelectronic Interconnect Applications,” accepted, SPIE Optics and Optoelectronics, Prague, Czech Republic, April, 2019.

Dias Azhigulov, Ikechi Augustine Ukaegbu, and Hyo-Hoon Park, “The Design of All-Optical Logic Gates Using Micro-ring Resonator Structures,” accepted, SPIE Optics and Optoelectronics, Prague, Czech Republic, April, 2019.

Nga T. H. Nguyen, Ikechi Augustine Ukaegbu, Hyo-Hoon Park, “A 30 Gb/s Integrated Receiver Array for Parallel Optical Interconnects,” IET Journal of Engineering, accepted March 2019.

Kanat Dukenbayev 2021

Kanat Dukenbayev
Postdoctoral Scholar
Tel: +7 (7172) 706473
School of Engineering and Digital Sciences,
Block 3, Office 3е.565,
Email: kdukenbayev@nu.edu.kz

Mehdi Bagheri
Associate Professor
Tel: + 7 (7172) 70 92 51
School of Engineering and Digital Sciences
Block 3, room 565
email: mehdi.bagheri@nu.edu.kz

Dr. K. Dukenbayev's Research Profile

AFM, Biophysics, Biomedical Engineering

Publications (* Co-first authors, IF - impact factor):

Benassi E.*, Fan H.*, Sun Q.*, Dukenbayev K.*, et al., Generation of particle assemblies mimicking enzymatic activity by processing of herbal food: the case of rhizoma polygonati and other natural ingredients in traditional Chinese medicine, Journal of Nanoscale Advances, U.K. Chemical Royal Society, 2021, vol. 3, number 8, 2222-2235 (IF 7.2), Journal Cover Page;

Dukenbayev K., et al., Fe3O4 nanoparticles for complex targeted delivery and boron neutron capture therapy, Journal of Nanomaterials, Volume 9, Issue 4, 2019 (IF 4.0);

Dukenbayev K. et al., Chemically etched polymer optical fiber probe for near-field scanning optical microscopy study in liquids, Proceedings of SPIE BiOS: Imaging, Manipulation and Analysis of Biomolecules, Cells and Tissue, Volume 10881, 2019;

Nurkesh, Q. Sun, H. Fan, K. Dukenbayev, et al., Date Pit Carbon Dots Induce Acidic Inhibition of Peroxidase and Disrupt DNA Repair in Antibacteria Resistance, Journal of Global Challenges, Volume 11 issue 3, 1900042, 2019 (IF 4.6).

Dr. M. Bagheri's Research Profile
Power System and Energy Management, Digital Twin Technology, Renewable and Sustainable Energy, Power Quality and Harmonics, High Voltage Technology, Transformers, Electric Rotating Machines, Real-time Monitoring and Industry 4.0, Fault Diagnosis and Prognosis, Digital Transformation in Energy and Utilities Industry, IoT and Machine Learning in Power System, Smart City and Smart Grid, Dynamic Wireless Charging of Electric Vehicles, Electrical Insulation and Frequency Response Analysis, Partial Discharge and Cable Quality Assessment. Publications:

Bagheri, M., Lu, M., Naderi, M., Phung, B., Transformer frequency response: A new technique to analyze and distinguish the low-frequency band in the frequency response analysis spectrum, In : IEEE Electrical Insulation Magazine. 34, 5, p. 39-49, 2018. Bagheri, M., Nezhivenko, S., Naderi, M., Zollanvari, A., A new vibration analysis approach for transformer fault prognosis over cloud environment, In : International Journal of Electrical Power and Energy Systems. 100, p. 104-116, 2018. Bagheri, M., Nurmanova, V., Abedinia, O., Salay Naderi, M., Enhancing power quality in microgrids with a new online control strategy for DSTATCOM using reinforcement learning algorithm, In : IEEE Access. 6, p. 38986-38996, 2018.

Mohammad Hashmi
Associate Professor
Tel: + 7 (7172)706146
School of Engineering and Digital Sciences
Block 3e, room 534
e-mail: mohammad.hashmi@nu.edu.kz

Muhammad Tahir Akhtar
Associate Professor
Tel: + 7 (7172) 70 6434
School of Engineering and Digital Sciences
Block 3, room 3528 A
e-mail: muhammad.akhtar@nu.edu.kz

Dr. M. Hashmi's Research Profile

 

Dr. Mohammad Hashmi

RF Wireless Power Transfer

RF Aspects in Wireless Body Area Network

Nonlinear and Linear Transistor Device Modelling (Conventional and Machine Learning Based)

Advanced RF Circuits (Active and Passive) and High Frequency Measurement Techniques

 

            Publications:

D. Rano, and M. S. Hashmi, “An Extremely Compact EBG backed Antenna for Smartwatch Applications in Medical Body Area Network,” IET Microwave and Antenna Propagation, Accepted/Feb 2019.  

A. Khusro, M. S. Hashmi, and A. Q. Ansari, “An Accurate and Simplified Small Signal Parameter Extraction Method for GaN HEMT,” International Journal of Circuit Theory and Applications (Wiley), Accepted/Feb 2019. 

R. Gupta, M. H. Maktoomi, V. V. Singh, and M. S. Hashmi, “High Impedance Transforming Dual-Band Balun with Isolation and Output-ports Matching”, Progress in Electromagnetics Journal, Accepted/Jan 2019.    

Dr. M. Akhtar's Research Profile
Active noise control and sound field reproduction Blind source separation and independent component analysis Multichannel hands-free communication EEG signal processing and analysis Adaptive noise cancellation Acoustic feedback in Digital hearing aid systems Publications:

M. T. Akhtar, and A. Nishihara, “Two-adaptive filter-based method using gain controlled probe noise for acoustic feedback neutralization in digital hearing aids,” in Proc. 16th International Workshop on Acoustic Signal Enhancement (IWAENC 2018), Sept. 17-20, 2018, Tokyo, Japan, pp. 176-180. M. T. Akhtar, “A convex-combined step-size-based normalized modified filtered-x least mean square algorithm for impulsive active noise control systems,” in Proc. EUSIPCO 2018, September 03-07, 2018, Rome, Italy, pp. 2468-2472. M. T. Akhtar, “An adaptive algorithm - based on modified tanh non-linearity and fractional processing - for impulsive active noise control systems,” Journal of Low Frequency Noise, Vibration and Active Control, vol. 37, no. 3, pp. 495-508, Sept. 2018.

Refik Caglar Kizilirmak
Assistant Professor
Tel: + 7 (7172) 70 65 33
School of Engineering and Digital Sciences

Block 3, room 554
e-mail: refik.kizilirmak@nu.edu.kz

Prashant Kumar Jamwal
Associate Professor
Tel: + 7 (7172) 70 57 30
School of Engineering and Digital Sciences
Block 3, room 554
e-mail: prashant.jamwal@nu.edu.kz

Dr. R. Kizilirmak's Research Profile
Physical layer design Channel modeling Wireless optical communications 5G systems Visible light communications Intelligent Transportation Systems Society 5.0 Publications: Manglayev, Talgat, Refik Caglar Kizilirmak, and Nor Asilah Wati Abdul Hamid. "GPU Accelerated PIC and SIC for OFDM-NOMA." Electronics 8.3 (2019): 257. O. Narmanlioglu, R.C. Kizilirmak, F. Miramirkhani, S. Safaraliev, S.M. Sait, M. Uysal, "Effect of Wiring and Cabling Topolies on the performance Distributed MIMO OFDM VLC Systems", IEEE Access, 2019. M. Yerzhanova, A. Amantayeva, R.C. Kizilirmak, "UAV Location Optimization for UAV-to-Vehicle(U2V) Multiple Access Channel with Visible Light Communication (VLC)", IEEE Wireless Days, 2019.
Dr. P. K. Jamwal's Research Profile
Bio-inspired Design and intelligent control of Rehabilitation Robots for stroke patients. Development of newer Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence approaches and their applications in image-processing using GANs, virtual reality and mixed reality, digital image processing for oil exploration, Signal processing Bio-sensors (EEG, EMG etc.), Health care applications such as Big Data Analytics for cancer treatment. Development of serial-parallel robots to supplement CNC machining centers. Development of robotic as well as in-silico biomechanical models of human joints to provide a baseline knowledge which can be used for identifying individuals at risk for injury, developing solutions for preventing injury and for assessing joint reconstruction and implantation methods. Publications:

B. Abdikenov, Z. Iklassov, A. Sharipov, S. Hussain, and P. K. Jamwal, “Analytics of Heterogeneous Breast Cancer Data Using Neuroevolution” IEEE Access, vol. 7, pp. 18050-18060, 2019. P. K. Jamwal, B. Abdikenov, and S. Hussain, “Evolutionary optimization using equitable fuzzy sorting genetic algorithm (EFSGA),” IEEE Access, vol. 7, pp. 8111-8126, 2019. Z. Tauanov, D. Shah, V. Inglezakis, and P. K. Jamwal, “Hydrothermal synthesis of zeolite production from coal fly ash: A heuristic approach and its optimization for system identification of conversion,” Journal of Cleaner Production, vol. 182, pp. 616-623, 2018.
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Shyngys Salakchinov
Instructor 
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Phone: +7 (7172) 70 61 62
School of Engineering and Digital Sciences
Block 7, Office 7e.328
Email: shyngys.salakchinov@nu.edu.kz