Dr. Khalid Al Hammadi is an Assistant Professor of the Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Department at Khalifa University, UAE. He received his B.Sc. degree in Electrical Engineering from UAE University in 1992 and M.Sc. degree in Control and Systems from Vanderbilt University in 1998, Nashville, TN. In 2006, he received his Ph.D. degree from North Carolina State University and joined the Electrical Engineering department at the Petroleum Institute. Dr. Al Hammadi served as Director of the Alumni Relations and Continuing Education Department from 2012-2014 and Associate Chair of the Electrical Engineering Department from 2013-2015.