Topics in Electrical Circuits and Systems
Conference Objectives & Anticipated Outcomes:
The main objective of this session is to give the opportunity for researchers and engineers to present and
discuss the latest research and development findings in the field of electrical engineering at the circuit
and system levels in areas such as signals, circuits and systems. It is expected that the participants in this
session will be exposed to research and development activities in electrical circuits and systems in the
topic areas listed in the topic areas listed under conference scopes below.
• Digital Signal Processing
• Signals and Systems
• Power electronics
• Machine and drives
• Power systems
• Advanced controls
• Sensors and instrumentations
Manuscripts Submission :
Researchers should strictly comply with the style and format as provided in the SRO submission style.
Manuscripts submitted in other types of formats or styles will not be considered for presentation.
All accepted manuscripts will appear in the conference proceedings electronically and will be published
on ASTF’s website.
Presentations of extended abstracts at the conference will be automatically eligible to enter competition
for the Best Paper Presentation Award. Criteria for the presentation award will be available on ASTF’s
For submitting your manuscript please send it to Dr. Batarseh and Dr. Wael Gueaieb,
Email: email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org.
The deadline for submitting manuscripts is 25th September, 2008.
Official Language: Arabic
Second Language: English
Date & Venue:
26 - 28 October 2008, Fez -Morocco
Participants are kindly requested to inquire at the Moroccan Embassy/Consulate in their country of
residence about obtaining an entry visa. Upon individual request, a letter of invitation from the organizers
to participate in SRO5 will be provided to facilitate procedures for obtaining a visa into Morocco. If
needed, kindly email your request for your individual invitation letter to email@example.com.
Participant without an accepted Abstract: 1500 MAD or 130 Euro
Participant with an accepted Abstract: 750 MAD or 65 Euro
Payment of the Registration Fees should be made in advance of the conference. All participants should
confirm their attendance by filling out the Registration Form and return to the Organizing Committee
via email firstname.lastname@example.org or fax to 00971-6-5050553. For further information please visit the conference
website at www.astf.net/sro/sro5
The organizing committee has obtained special retes for hotel accommodation for the conference
Participants are kindly requested to make thier reservation as soon as possible, as the number of room
available is limited. Please visit the conference web site at www.astf.net/sro/sro5 where special hotel
Arab Science & Technology Foundation
P.O.Box 27272 Sharjah, UAE
Tel: +971-6-5050551 Fax: +971-6-5050553
E-mail: email@example.com Web site: www.astf.net/sro/sro5
Topics in Electrical Circuits and Systems
Congress General Chair: Abdalla Alnajjar, Arab Science & Technology Foundation, UAE.
Congress General Co-Chair: Badiaa Lyoussi, University of Fez, Morocco.
Congress Technical Program Chair: Fakhri Karray University of Waterloo, Canada.
Local Preparation Committee Chair: A.Touzani, University of Fez,Morocco
Conference Scientific Committee
Conference Scientific Committee Chair
Issa Batarseh, University of Central Florida - USA
Wail Gueaieb, University of Ottawa - Canada
Conference Scientific Committee Members:
Nizar Al-Holou, University of Detroit Mercy - USA
Genci Capi, University of Toyama- Japan
Hicham Chaoui, University of Ottawa - Canada
Mohammed El-Abd, University of Waterloo - Canada
Ehab Elsaadany, University of Waterloo - Canada
Abdel Latif Elshafei, Cairo University - Egypt
Moez Feki Ecole, National d>Ingenierie - de Gabes )ENIG(- Tunisia
Federico Guedea, Tecnológico de Monterrey- Mexico
Amor Jnifene, Royal Military College - Canada
Suruz Miah, University of Ottawa- Canada
Karim Saadaoui, Ecole National d>Ingenierie - Tunisia
Insop Song, Ericsson Inc.- USA
Mohamed Tarbouchi, Royal Military College - Canada
Jaber Abu-qahouq, University of Alabama - USA
Malik El-buluk, University of Akron - USA
Mohammad Rashid, University of West Florida - USA
Khalid Rustom, Florida Power Electronics Center- USA
Wasfy Mikhael, University of Central Florida - USA
Magdy Bayoumi, University of Louisiana at Lafayette - USA
Mousa Habib, Princess Sumaya University for Technology - Jordan
Ahmad Harb, Taibah University - Saudi Arabia