Dr Mustafa Bakr

Dr Mustafa Bakr


Mustafa Bakr received a BSc degree (Honours, 1st Class) from the University of Technology, Iraq in 2012, a MSc degree (with distinction) from the University of Leeds, UK in 2015 and the PhD degree (with distinction) from the Graz University of Technology in 2018. His early employment was at the University of Technology, Baghdad, Iraq. Since 2016, he has been at the Graz University of Technology, Graz, Austria, and the University of Leeds, UK. He was the recipient of the IEEE MTTS Graduate Fellowship Award for the year 2017, Erasmus grant in 2016-17, the best poster award at EWSN2017, and the best demo award at SenSys 2017. He has authored/co-authored several papers, and a book chapter. He has four patents pending. 

Research interests

My research interest includes passive microwave filter and antenna design for IoT and mobile communication. Also Metamaterials and electromagnetics are of great interest to enable secure communication.

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  • PhD in Electrical Engineering
  • MSc in Electronic and Electrical Engineering
  • BSc in Electrical Engineering

Professional memberships

  • IEEE
  • IET
  • HEA