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  1. M. El-Shandwily and N. Dib, “Spectral Domain Analysis of Finlines with Composite Ferrite-Dielectric Substrate,” Int. J. of Electronics, pp. 571-583, April 1990. 

  2. N. Dib and L. Katehi, “Modeling of Shielded CPW Discontinuities Using the Space Domain Integral Equation Method (SDIE),” Journal of Electromagnetic Waves and Applications, Vol. 5, Nos. 4/5, pp. 503-523, 1991. 

  3. N. Dib, L.   Katehi, G.  Ponchak, and R. Simons, “Theoretical and Experimental Characterization of Coplanar Waveguide Discontinuities for Filter Applications,”  IEEE Trans. On Microwave Theory and Techniques, pp. 873-882, May 1991. 

  4. N. Dib, W. Harokopus, G. Ponchak and L. Katehi, “A Comparative Study Between Shielded and Open Coplanar Waveguide discontinuities,” International Journal of Microwave and Millimeter-Wave Computer Aided Engineering, Vol. 2, No.4, pp. 331-341, Oct. 1992. 

  5. N. Dib and L. Katehi, “Impedance Calculation for the Microshield Line,” IEEE Microwave and Guided Wave Letters, pp. 406-408, Oct. 1992. 

  6. N. Dib, G. Ponchak and L. Katehi, “A Theoretical and Experimental Study of Coplanar Waveguide Shunt Stubs,”  IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques, pp. 38-44, Jan. 1993. 

  7. N. Dib, R. Drayton and L. Katehi, “A Theoretical and Experimental Study of Microshield Circuits,”  Microwave and Optical Technology Letters, pp. 333-339, May 1993. 

  8. N. Dib and L. Katehi, “Analysis of the Transition from Rectangular Waveguide to Shielded Dielectric Image Guide Using the Finite-Difference Time-Domain Method,” IEEE Microwave and Guided Wave Letters, pp. 327-329, Sep. 1993. 

  9. N. Dib, M. Gupta, G. Ponchak and L. Katehi, “Characterization of Asymmetric Coplanar Waveguide Discontinuities,” IEEE Trans. on Microwave Theory and Techniques, pp. 1549-1558, Sep. 1993. 

  10. A. Engel, N. Dib and L. Katehi, “Characterization of a Shielded Transition to a Dielectric Waveguide,” IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Tech., pp. 847-854, May 1994. 

  11.  J. Yook, N. Dib and L. Katehi, “Characterization of High Frequency Interconnects Using Finite Difference Time Domain and Finite Element Methods,” IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Tech., pp. 1727-1736, Sep. 1994. 

  12. R. Drayton, N. Dib and L. Katehi, “Design of Micromachined High Frequency Circuit Components,” The ISHM Int. J. of Microcircuits and Electronic Packaging, pp. 19-28, Jan. 1995. 



  13. R. Simons, N. Dib, R. Lee and L. Katehi, “Integrated Uniplanar Transition for Linearly Tapered Slot Antenna,” IEEE Trans. on Antennas and Propagation, pp. 998-1002, Sep. 1995. 

  14. C. Ching, N. Dib and L. Katehi, “Theoretical Modeling of Cavity-Backed Patch Antennas Using a Hybrid Technique,” IEEE Trans. on Antennas and Propagation, pp. 1003-1013, Sep. 1995. 

  15. R. Simons, N. Dib and L. Katehi, “Coplanar Stripline to Microstrip Transition,” Electronics Letters, Vol. 31, No. 20, pp. 1725-1726, Sep. 1995. 

  16. N. Dib, R. Simons and L. Katehi, “New Uniplanar Transitions for Circuit and Antenna Applications,” IEEE Trans. on Microwave Theory and Techniques, Vol. 34, No. 12, pp. 2868-2873, Dec. 1995. 

  17. N. Dib and L. Katehi, “Characterization of Three Dimensional Open Dielectric Structures Using the Finite Difference Time Domain MethodIEEE Trans. on Microwave Theory and Techniques, Vol. 44, No. 4, pp. 513-518, April 1996. 

  18. R. Simons, N. Dib and L. Katehi, “Modeling of Coplanar Stripline Discontinuities,” IEEE Trans. on Microwave Theory and Techniques, Vol. 44, No. 5, pp. 711-716, May 1996. 

  19. G. Ponchak, N. Dib and L. Katehi, “Design and Analysis of Transitions from Rectangular Waveguide to Layered Ridge Dielectric Waveguide,” IEEE Trans. on Microwave Theory and Techniques, Vol. 44, No. 7, pp. 1032-1040, July 1996. 

  20. J. Yook, N. Dib, E. Yasan and L. Katehi, “Modeling of Hermetic Transitions for Microwave Packages,” International J. of Microwave and Millimeter-Wave Computer-Aided Engineering, Vol. 6, No. 5, pp. 351-368, Oct. 1996. 

  21. Omar and N. Dib, “Analysis of Slot-Coupled Transitions from Microstrip-to-Microstrip and Microstrip-to-Waveguide,” IEEE Trans. on Microwave Theory and Techniques, pp. 1127-1132, July 1997. 

  22. T. Budka, E. Tentzeris, S. Waclawik, N. Dib, L. Katehi and G. Rebeiz, “Near-field Mapping above a Coupled-line Filter and a MMIC,” Microwave Journal, March 1998.          

  23. K. Hettak, N. Dib, A. Sheta and S. Toutain, “A Class of Novel Uniplanar Series Resonators and Their Implementation in Original Applications,” IEEE Trans. on Microwave Theory and Techniques, pp. 1270-1276, Sep. 1998. 

  24. E. Tentzeris, M. Krumpholz, N. Dib and L. Katehi, “FDTD Characterization of Waveguide-Probe Structures,” IEEE Trans. on Microwave Theory and Techniques, pp. 1452-1460, Oct. 1998. 

  25. N. Dib, T. Weller, M. Scardelletti and M. Imparato, “Analysis of Cylindrical Transmission Lines with the Finite Difference Time Domain Method,” IEEE Trans. on Microwave Theory and Techniques, pp. 509-512, April 1999. 

  26. K. Hettak, A. Omar, N. Dib, A. Sheta, G. Delisle and S. Toutain, “ Experimental and Theoretical Characterization of Miniature CPW Shunt Stubs Patterned on the Center Conductor,” Int. J. of Electronics, Vol. 86, No. 9, pp. 1123-1134, Sept. 1999. 

  27. A. Al-Zoubi, and N. Dib, “CAD model of a gap in a cylindrical coplanar waveguide,” Electronics Letters, Vol. 35, No. 21, pp.1857-1858, Oct. 1999. 

  28. K. Hettak, N. Dib, A. Omar, G. Delisle, M. Stubbs, and S. Toutain, “A Useful New Class of Miniature CPW Shunt Stubs and Its Impact on Millimeter Wave Integrated Circuits,” IEEE Trans. on Microwave Theory and Techniques, pp. 2340-2349, Dec. 1999. 

  29. N. Dib, M. Khodier, and A. Omar, “Characterization of Shielded Coplanar Stripline (CPS) Discontinuities by Space Domain Integral Equation Method,” Int. J. of Electronics, pp. 1493-1512, Dec. 1999. 

  30. K. Hettak, N. Dib, A. Sheta, A. Omar, G. Delisle, M. Stubs and S. Toutain, “New Miniature Broadband CPW to Slotline Transitions,” IEEE Trans. on Microwave Theory and Techniques, pp. 138-146, Jan. 2000. 

  31. N. Dib, and A. Al-Zoubi, “Quasi-Static Analysis of Asymmetrical Cylindrical Coplanar Waveguide with Finite-Extent Ground,” Int. J. of Electronics, Vol. 87, No. 2, pp. 185-198, Feb. 2000. 

  32. N. Dib, and T. Weller, “ Two dimensional finite difference time domain analysis of cylindrical transmission lines,”   Int. J. of Electronics, volume 87, number 9,  pp. 1065-1081, Sep. 2000. 

  33. N. Dib, and T. Weller, “Finite difference time domain (FDTD) analysis of cylindrical coplanar waveguide (CCPW) circuits,”    Int. J. of Electronics, volume 87, number 9, pp. 1083-1094,  Sep. 2000. 

  34. N. Dib, and A. Omar, “FDTD Analysis of a New Transition from Coplanar Waveguide to Rectangular Waveguide,” Microwave and Optical Technology Letters, Vol. 29, No. 3, pp. 199-201, May 2001. 

  35. N. Dib, and A. Omar, “Dispersion Analysis of Multilayer Cylindrical Transmission Lines Containing Magnetized Ferrite Substrates,” IEEE Trans. on Microwave Theory and Techniques, pp. 1730-1736, July 2002. 

  36. Nihad Dib, Qiu Zhang, and Ulrich Rohde, “New CAD Model of the Microstrip Interdigital Capacitor,” Active and Passive Electronic Components, Volume 27,Number 4,  pp. 237 - 245, December 2004. 

  37. M. Scardelletti, N. Dib, T. Weller, J. Culver, and B. King, “Coplanar Waveguide-Fed Slot Antennas on Cylindrical Substrates,” AEU: Int. J. of Electronics and Communications, Vol. 59, No. 1, pp. 25-30, March 2005. 

  38. N. Dib, and A. Omar, “CAD Modeling of Coplanar Waveguide (CPW) Air Bridges,” Int. J. of Electronics, Vol. 92, No. 7, pp. 417-426, July 2005.

  39. N. Dib, “A Comprehensive Study of CAD Models of Several Coplanar Waveguide (CPW) Discontinuities,”  IEE Proc. Microwaves, Antennas & Propagation,  Vol. 152, No. 2, pp. 69-76, April 2005..

  40. N. Dib, “CAD Modeling of Coplanar Waveguide Cross-Over Air-Bridge,International Journal of RF and Microwave Computer-Aided  Engineering,  Vol. 15, No. 3, pp. 251-254, May 2005.

  41. N. Dib, J. Ababneh, and A. Omar, “CAD Modeling of Coplanar Waveguide Interdigital Capacitor, Int. J. of RF & Microwave Computer  Aided Engineering, Vol. 15, No. 6, pp. 551-559, Nov. 2005.

  42. A. Sheta, N. Dib, and A. Mohra, “Investigation of New Non-Degenerate Dual Mode Microstrip Patch Filters,”  IEE Proc. Microwaves, Antennas & Propagation, pp. 89-95, Feb. 2006

  43. N. Dib, T. Weller, and B. Lakshminarayanan, “Finite Difference Time Domain Modeling of Ceramic Multi-layer Capacitors Using Lumped Equivalent Models, ” Journal of Active and Passive Electronic Devices, Vol. 1, Numbers 3&4, pp. 345-353, 2006.

  44. J. Ababneh, M. Khodier, and N. Dib, “Synthesis of Interdigital Capacitors Based on Particle Swarm Optimization and Artificial Neural Networks,Int. J. of RF & Microwave Computer  Aided Engineering, pp. 322-330, July 2006.

  45. Nihad Dib and Jehad Ababneh, “Physical Modeling and Particle Swarm Design of Coplanar Waveguide Square Spiral Inductor, ”   Int. J. of Modelling and Simulation, Vol. 28, No. 2, pp. 219-225, 2008.

  46. A. Omar, M. Scardelletti, Z. Hejazi, and N. Dib, “Design and Analysis of Self-Matched Dual-Frequency CPW-Fed Slot Antennas, ” IEEE Trans. on Antennas and Propagation, pp. 223-226, Jan. 2007.

  47. Y. Najjar, M. Moneer, and N. Dib, “Design of Optimum Gain Pyramidal Horn with Improved Formulas Using Particle Swarm Optimization, ” International Journal of RF and Microwave Computer-Aided Engineering, pp. 505-511, Sep. 2007.

  48. M. Khodier, N. Dib and J. Ababneh, “Design of Multi-Band Multi-Section Transmission Line Transformer Using Particle Swarm Optimization, ” Electrical Engineering Journal (Archiv fur Elektrotechnik), Vol. 90, No. 4, pp. 293-300, April 2008.

  49. N. Dib, and M. Khodier, “Design and Optimization of Multi-band Wilkinson Power Divider,”   International Journal of RF and Microwave Computer-Aided Engineering, Volume 18, Issue 1 , Pages 14-20, Jan. 2008.
     

  50. H. Jwaied, F. Muwanes, and N. Dib, “Analysis and Design of Quad-Band Four-Section Transmission Line Impedance Transformer,”  Applied Computational Electromagnetics Society (ACES) Journal, Vol. 22, No. 3, pp. 381-387, Nov. 2007.
     

  51. H. Al-Barqawi, N. Dib, and M. Khodier, “A Two-Dimensional Full-Wave Finite-Difference Frequency-Domain Analysis of Ferrite loaded Structures, ” Int. J. of Infrared and Millimeter Waves, Vol. 29, No. 5, pp. 443-456, May 2008.

  52. H. Jwaied, F. Muwanes, and N. Dib, “Analysis and Design of Quad-Band Wilkinson Power Divider,”  Int. J. on Wireless and Optical Communication, Vol. 4, No. 3, pp. 305-312, 2007.

  53. M. Moneer, Y. Najjar, N. Dib, and M. Khodier, “Design of Non-uniform Circular Antenna Arrays Using Particle Swarm Optimization,”  Journal of Electrical Eng., Vol. 59, No. 4, pp. 216-220, 2008.

  54. Amjad A. Omar, Maximilian C. Scardelletti, Nihad Dib and R. Shubair, “Cylindrical CPW-fed and CPS-fed slot antennas, ”   Int. J. of Electronics, Volume 96, Issue 4, pp. 397-407, April 2009.

  55. M. Rawashdeh, and N. Dib, “Full Wave Analysis of Azimuthally Magnetized Ferrite Loaded Circular Structures Using the One- Dimensional Finite Difference Frequency Domain Method, ”  International Journal of RF and Microwave Computer-Aided Engineering, Volume 19, Issue 3, pp. 397-404, May 2009.

  56. Amjad A. Omar, Nihad I. Dib, K. Hettak, Maximilian C. Scardelletti, and Raed M. Shubair, “Design of Coplanar Waveguide Elliptic Low Pass Filters, ”  International Journal of RF and Microwave Computer-Aided Engineering, Vol. 19, Issue 5, pp. 540-548, Sep. 2009.

  57. Nihad Dib, Sotiris Goudos, and Hani Muhsen, “Application of Taguchi's Optimization Method and Self-Adaptive Differential Evolution to the Synthesis of Linear Antenna Arrays, ” Progress In Electromagnetics Research, Vol. 102, pp. 159-180, 2010.

  58. Nihad I. Dib, Mujahed Asi, and Ayman Sabbah, “On the Optimal Design of Multilayer Microwave Absorbers, ”  Progress In Electromagnetics Research C, Vol. 13, pp. 171-185, 2010.

  59. G. Mohammad, R. Formato, and N. Dib, “Antenna Benchmark Performance and Array Synthesis using Central Force optimization,IET Microwaves, Antennas, and Propagation, Vol. 4, Issue 5, pp. 583-592, 2010.

  60. Gubran Qubati, and Nihad Dib, “Microstrip Patch Antenna Optimization Using Modified Central Force Optimization, ” Progress In Electromagnetics Research B, Vol. 21, pp. 281-298, 2010.

  61. Abdullah Qaroot, Nihad I. Dib, and Ahmad A. Gheethan, “Design Methodology of Multi-band Unequal Split Wilkinson Power Dividers Using Transmission Line Transformers, ” Progress In Electromagnetics Research B, Vol. 22, pp. 1-21, 2010.

  62. Abdullah M. Qaroot, and Nihad Dib, “General Design of N-Way Multi-Band Unequal Split Wilkinson Power Divider Using Transmission Line Transformers,Progress In Electromagnetics Research C, Vol. 14, pp. 115-129, 2010.

  63. Ayman Sabbah, Nihad Dib, and Mohammad Al-Nimr, “SAR and Temperature Elevation in a Multi-layered Human Head Model Due to an Obliquely Incident Plane Wave,Progress In Electromagnetics Research M, Vol. 13, pp. 95-108, 2010.

  64. Mujahed Asi and Nihad Dib, “Design of Multilayer Microwave Broadband Absorbers Using Central Force Optimization, ” Progress In Electromagnetics Research B, Vol. 26, pp. 101-113, 2010.

  65. M. Rawashdeh, and N. Dib, “Full-Wave Analysis of Circular Guiding Structures Using the Finite Difference Frequency Domain Method, ”  International Journal of RF and Microwave Computer-Aided Engineering, Vol. 20, No. 6, pp. 659-666, Nov. 2010.

  66. Khair Shamaileh and Nihad Dib, “Design of Compact Dual-Frequency Wilkinson Power Divider Using Non-Uniform Transmission Lines, ” Progress In Electromagnetics Research C, Vol. 19, pp. 37-46, 2011.
     

  67. Khair Shamaileh, Abdullah Qaroot, and Nihad Dib, “Non-Uniform Transmission Line Transformers and Their Application in the Design of Compact Multi-Band Bagley Power Dividers with Harmonics Suppression, ” Progress In Electromagnetics Research, Vol. 113, pp. 269-284, 2011.
     

  68. Melad Olaimat and Nihad Dib, “A Study of 15-75-90 degrees Angles Triangular Patch Antenna,Progress In Electromagnetics Research Letters, Vol. 21, pp. 1-9, 2011.
     

  69. Melad Olaimat and Nihad Dib, “Improved Formulae for the Resonant Frequencies of Triangular Microstrip Patch Antennas,Int. J. of Electronics, Vol. 98, No. 3, pp. 407-424, March 2011.
     

  70. Abdullah Qaroot, Khair Shamaileh, and Nihad Dib, “Design and Analysis of Dual-Frequency Modified 3-Way Bagley Power Dividers, Progress In Electromagnetics Research C, Vol. 20, pp. 67-81, 2011.
     

  71. Khair Shamaileh, Abdullah Qaroot, and Nihad Dib, “Design of N-Way Power Divider Similar to the Bagley Polygon Divider with an Even Number of Output Ports,Progress In Electromagnetics Research C, Vol. 20, pp. 83-93, 2011.
     

  72. Ayman Sabbah, Nihad Dib, and Mohammad Al-Nimr, “Evaluation of SAR and Temperature Elevation in a Multi-Layered Human Head Model Exposed to RF Radiation Using the FDTD Method, ” IET Microwaves, Antennas, and Propagation, Volume 5, Issue 9, pp. 1073-1080, 2011.
     

  73. Khair Shamaileh, Abdullah Qaroot, Nihad Dib and Abdelfattah Sheta, “Design and Analysis of Multi-Frequency Wilkinson Power Dividers Using Non-Uniform Transmission Lines, ” International Journal of RF and Microwave Computer-Aided Engineering, Vol. 21, No. 5, pp. 526-533, Sep. 2011.
     

  74. Khair Shamaileh, Abdullah Qaroot, Nihad Dib, and Abdelfattah Sheta “Design of Miniaturized Unequal Split Wilkinson Power Divider with Harmonics Suppression Using Non-Uniform Transmission Lines, ” Applied Computational Electromagnetics Society (ACES) Journal, Vol. 26, No. 6, pp. 530-538, June 2011.
     

  75. Abdullah M. Qaroot and Nihad Dib, “General Design of N-Way Multi-Frequency Unequal Split Planar Wilkinson Power Divider,Journal of Applied Electromagnetism, Vol. 13, No. 2, pp. 11-19, Dec. 2011.
     

  76. Derar Hawatmeh, Khair Al Shamaileh, and Nihad Dib, “Design and Analysis of Multi-Frequency Unequal-Split Wilkinson Power Divider using Non-Uniform Transmission Lines, ” Applied Computational Electromagnetics Society (ACES) Journal , Vol. 27, No. 3, pp. 248-255, March 2012.

  77. Khair Al Shamaileh, Abdullah Qaroot, Nihad Dib, Abdelfattah Sheta and Majeed A. Alkanhal, “Analysis and Design of Ultra-Wideband 3-Way Bagley Power Divider Using Tapered Lines Transformers, ” Int. J. of Microwave Science and Technology , Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 197416, 6 pages, doi:10.1155/2012/197416.
     

  78. Nihad Dib and Ashraf Sharaqa, “On the Optimal Design of Non-uniform Circular Antenna Arrays, ”  Journal of Applied Electromagnetism, Vol. 14, No. 1, pp. 42-59, June 2012.
     

  79. Khair A. Al Shamaileh, Nihad I. Dib, and Amin Abbosh, “Analysis and Design of Ultra-Wideband Unequal-Split Wilkinson Power Divider Using Tapered Lines Transformers, ” Electromagnetics, Vol. 32, No. 7, pp. 426-437, Oct. 2012.
     

  80. Khair Al-Shamaileh, Mohammad Almalkawi, Vijay Devabhaktuni, and Nihad Dib, “Compact Tunable 3 dB Hybrid and Rat-Race Couplers with Harmonics Suppression, ”  International Journal of Microwave and Optical Technology (IJMOT), Vol. 7, No. 6, pp. 372-379, Nov. 2012.
     

  81. Ashraf Sharaqa and Nihad Dib, “Position-only Side Lobe Reduction of a Uniformly Excited Elliptical Antenna Array Using Evolutionary Algorithms, ” IET Microwaves, Antennas, and Propagation, Vol. 7, No. 6, pp. 452-457, April 2013.
     

  82. Derar Hawatmeh, Khair Al Shamaileh, Nihad Dib and Abdelfattah Sheta, “Design and Analysis of a 3-Way Unequal Split Ultra-Wideband Wilkinson Power Divider, ”    Int. J. of Electronics, Vol. 100, No. 8, pp. 1062-1071, Aug. 2013.
     

  83. K. Shamaileh, M. Almalkawi, V. Devabhaktuni, N. Dib, B. Henin, and A. Abbosh, “Non-Uniform Transmission Line Ultra-wideband Wilkinson Power Divider, ” Progress in Electromagnetics Research C, Vol. 44, pp. 1-11, 2013.

  84. Ashraf Sharaqa and Nihad Dib, “Circular Antenna Array Synthesis Using Firefly Algorithm, ” International Journal of RF and Microwave Computer-Aided Engineering,  Vol. 24, No. 2, pp. 139-146, March 2014. (DOI: 10.1002/mmce.20721).
     

  85. Ashraf Sharaqa and Nihad Dib, “Design of Linear and Elliptical Antenna Arrays Using Biogeography Based Optimization, ”  Arabian J. of Science and Engineering, Vol. 39, Issue 4, pp. 2929-2939, April 2014. (doi: 10.1007/s13369-013-0794-8).
     

  86. Khair Al-Shamaileh, M. Almalkawi, V. Devabhaktuni, Nihad Dib, and S. Abushamleh, “Realisation of multi-band 3-dB branch-line couplers using Fourier-based transmission line profiles,” Electromagnetics, Vol. 34, No. 2, pp. 128-140, 2014.
     

  87. Nihad Dib and Ashraf Sharaqa, “Synthesis of Thinned Concentric Circular Antenna Arrays Using Teaching-Learning-Based Optimization, ”  International Journal of RF and Microwave Computer-Aided Engineering, Volume 24, Issue 4, pp. 443-450, July 2014. (doi: 10.1002/mmce.20784).
     

  88. Nihad Dib, Ashraf Sharaqa, and Richard Formato, “Variable Z0 Applied to the Optimal Design of Multi-Stub Matching Network and a Meander Monopole, ”  Int. J. of Microwave and Wireless Technologies, volume 6, issue 5, pp. 505-514, Oct. 2014.

  89. Omar Abu-Alnadi, Nihad Dib, Khair Al Shamaileh, and Abdelfattah Sheta, “Design and Analysis of Unequal Split Bagley Power Dividers, ”  Int. J. of Electronics, Vol. 102, No. 3, pp. 500-513, 2015. (DOI:10.1080/00207217.2014.905991).
     

  90. Nihad Dib and Ashraf Sharaqa, “Design of Non-uniform Concentric Circular Antenna Arrays with Optimal Sidelobe Level Reduction Using Biogeography-Based Optimization,”  Int. Journal of Microwave and Wireless Technologies, Vol. 7, No. 2, pp. 161-166, April 2015.

  91. Nihad Dib, “Synthesis of Thinned Planar Antenna Arrays Using Teaching-Learning-Based Optimization, ” Int. Journal of Microwave and Wireless Technologies, Vol. 7, No. 5, pp. 557-563 , Oct. 2015.

  92. Khair A. Alshamaileh, Vijay K. Devhabaktuni, and Nihad. I. Dib, “Impedance-Varying Broadband 90 degrees Branch-line Coupler with Arbitrary Coupling Levels and Higher-Order Harmonic Suppression, ”   IEEE Transactions on Components, Packaging and Manufacturing Technology, Vol. 5, No. 10, pp. 1507-1515, Oct. 2015.

  93. Shaimaa Naser and Nihad Dib, “A Compact Printed UWB Pacman-Shaped MIMO Antenna with Two Frequency Rejection Bands, ”  Jordanian Journal of Computers and Information Technology (JJCIT), Vol. 2, No. 1, pp. 1-16, April 2016.

  94. Shaimaa Naser and Nihad Dib, “Spanner-Shaped Ultra-Wideband Monopole Antenna with Bluetooth and GSM Coverage, ”  Jordan Journal of Electrical Engineering (JJEE), Vol. 2, No. 2, pp. 94-106, 2016.

  95. Nihad Dib, “Design of Linear Antenna Arrays with Low Side Lobes Level Using Symbiotic Organisms Search, ”  Progress in Electromagnetics Research B (PIER B), Vol. 68, pp. 55-71, 2016.

  96. Shaimaa Naser and Nihad Dib, “Printed UWB Pacman-Shaped Antenna with Two Frequency Rejection Bands, ”  Applied Computational Electromagnetics Society (ACES) Journal, Vol. 32, No. 3, pp. 186-192, March 2017.

  97. Shaimaa Naser and Nihad Dib, “Design and Analysis of Super-Formula-Based UWB Monopole Antenna and Its MIMO Configuration, '' Wireless Personal Communications, Volume 94, Issue 4, pp. 3389-3401, June 2017.

  98. Khair Alshamaileh, Nihad Dib, and Said Abu-Shamleh, “A Dual-band 1:10 Wilkinson Power Divider Based on Multi T-section Characterization of High-impedance Transmission Lines, ”  IEEE Microwave and Wireless Components Letters, Volume 27, Issue 10, pp. 897-899, Oct. 2017.

  99. Derar Hawatmeh, Nihad Dib, and Khair Alshamaileh, “Microstrip Non-Uniform Transmission Lines Triple Band 3-Way Unequal Split Wilkinson Power Divider, ”  Revue Roumaine Des Sciences Techniques Serie Electrotechnique et Energetique, Vol. 62, No. 3, pp. 288-293, 2017.

  100. Amjad Omar, S. Naser, M. Hussein, Nihad Dib and M. Rashad, “Superformula-Based Compact UWB CPW-Fed-Patch Antenna With and Without Dual Frequency Notches, ”  Applied Computational Electromagnetics Society (ACES) Journal, Vol. 32, No. 11, pp. 979-986, Nov. 2017.

  101. Nihad Dib, “Design of Planar Concentric Circular Antenna Arrays With Reduced Side Lobes Level Using Symbiotic Organisms Search, ” Neural Computing and Applications, DOI: 10.1007/s00521-017-2971-2.

  102. Nihad Dib and Bassam El-Asir, “Optimal Design of Analog Active Filters Using Symbiotic Organisms Search, ”  International Journal of Numerical Modelling: Electronic Networks, Devices and Fields, DOI: 10.1002/jnm.2323.

Conference Papers

  1. N. Dib, L. Katehi, G. Ponchak, and R. Simons, “Coplanar Waveguide Discontinuitiesfor P-i-n Diode Switches and Filter Applications,” 1990 IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium Digest, pp. 399-402. 

  2. N. Dib, L. Katehi and G. Ponchak, “Analysis of Shielded CPW Discontinuities with Air Bridges,” 1991 IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium Digest, pp. 469-472. 

  3. N. Dib, W.  Harokopus, L. Katehi, C. Ling and G. Rebeiz, “Study of a Novel Planar Transmission Line,” 1991 IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium Digest, pp. 623-626. 

  4. N. Dib, L. Katehi and G. Ponchak, “The Effects of Electromagnetic Coupling in Coplanar waveguide Circuits,” presented at the Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium, Massachusetts, July 1991. 

  5. N. Dib and L. Katehi, “The Effect of Mitering on CPW Discontinuities,” Proc. of 21st European Microwave Conference, pp. 223-228, Sep. 1991. 

  6. N. Dib and L. Katehi, “Characterization of Non-Symmetric Coplanar Waveguide Discontinuities,” 1992 IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium Digest, pp. 99-102. 

  7. N. Dib, L. Katehi and G. Ponchak, “  A Comprehensive Theoretical and Experimental Study of Coplanar Waveguide Shunt Stubs,” 1992 IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium Digest, pp. 947-950. 

  8. L. Rexberg, N. Dib and L. Katehi, “A Microshield Line Loop Antenna for Sub-mm Wavelength Applications,” 1992 IEEE AP-S International Symposium Digest, pp. 1890-1893. 

  9. L. Katehi, N. Dib and R. Drayton, “Theoretical and Experimental Characterization of Microshield Circuits,” International Symposium on Signals, Systems and Electronics Proceedings, France, pp. 77-80, Sep. 1992. 

  10. N. Dib, M. Gupta, G. Ponchak and L. Katehi, “Effects of Ground Equalization on the Electrical Performance of Asymmetric CPW Shunt Stubs,” 1993 IEEE MTT-S  International Microwave Symposium Digest, pp. 701-704. 

  11. N. Dib and L. Katehi, “Dispersion Analysis of Multilayer Planar Lines Containing Ferrite Regions Using an Extended 2D-FDTD Method,” 1993 IEEE AP-S International Symposium Digest, pp. 842-845 

  12. S. Robertson, N. Dib, G. Yang and L. Katehi, “A Folded Slot Antenna for Planar Quasi-Optical Mixer Applications,” 1993 IEEE AP-S International Symposium Digest, pp. 600-603. 

  13. J. Yook, M. Kurk, N. Dib, L. Katehi and T. Arabi, “Evaluation of Ground Inductance in Printed Circuit Boards,” Proc. of the IEEE 2nd Topical Meeting on Electrical Performance of Electronic Packaging, California, Oct. 1993, pp. 119-121. 

  14. N. Dib and L. Katehi, “Sub-mm Wave Circuit Characterization Using the Finite Difference Time Domain Method,” presented in the Second International Workshop on Discrete Time Domain Modeling of Electromagnetic Fields and Networks, Germany, Oct. 1993. 

  15. N. Dib and L. Katehi, “Characterization of Sub-mm Wave Dielectric Waveguide Directional Coupler Using the FDTD Method,” 1994 IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium Digest, pp. 297-300. 

  16. J. Cheng, N. Dib, L. Katehi, R. Simons and R. Lee, “ Analysis of a Slot Coupled Coplanar Waveguide Fed Patch Antenna,” 1994 IEEE AP-S International Symposium Digest, pp. 1190-1193. 

  17. J. Yook, N. Dib, L. Katehi, R. Simons and S. Taub, “Theoretical and Experimental Study of Microstrip-to-Slot Line Uniplanar Transition,” 1994 IEEE AP-S International Symposium Digest, pp. 1206-1209. 

  18. E. Tentzeris, N. Dib, L. Katehi, J. Oswald and P. Siegel, “Modeling of Diode Mounting Structures Using the FDTD Method,” presented in the  1994 URSI Radio Science Meeting. 

  19. G. Ponchak, N. Dib and L. Katehi, “A Novel Transition between Rectangular Waveguide and Layered Ridge Dielectric Waveguide,” Proc. of the 1994 European Microwave Conference, pp. 1933-1937. 

  20. E. Tentzeris, N. Dib, L. Katehi, J. Oswald and P. Siegel, “Time-Domain Characterization of Diode Mounting Structures,” presented in the Fifth Int. Symp. on Space TeraHertz Technology, May 1994. 

  21. N. Dib, R. Simons and L. Katehi, “Broadband Uniplanar Microstrip to Slot-Line Transitions,” 1995 IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium Digest, pp. 683-686. 

  22. T. Budka, E. Tentzeris, S. Waclawik, N. Dib, L. Katehi and G. Rebeiz, “An Experimental and Theoretical Comparison of the Electric Fields Above a Coupled Line Bandpass Filter,”  1995 IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium Digest, pp. 1487-1490. 

  23. J. Yook, N. Dib, E. Yasan and L. Katehi, “A Study of Hermetic Transitions for Microwave Packages,”  1995 IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium Digest, pp. 1579-1582. 

  24. H. Cheng, J. Wittaker, K. Herric, N. Dib and L. Katehi, “Electro-Optic-Probe System Response: Experiment and Simulation,” presented in the 1995 European Microwave Conference, Italy. 

  25. J. Cheng, N. Dib and L. Katehi, “Analysis of a Coaxial Line-fed Cavity-Backed Patch Antenna Using a Hybrid Finite Element/Moment Method,” presented in  COMPUMAG, 10th Conference on the Computation of Electromagnetic Fields, Berlin, Germany, July 1995. 

  26. E. Tentzeris, M. Krumpholz, N. Dib and L. Katehi, “A Waveguide Absorber Based on Analytical Green's Functions,” presented in the  1995 European Microwave Conference, Italy. 

  27. J. Yook, N. Dib and L. Katehi, “Modeling of Microwave and Millimeter-Wave Packages,” presented in  Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium, July 1995. 

  28. N. Dib and L. Katehi, “Characterization of Dielectric Structures Using the FDTD Technique,” presented in  Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium, July 1995. 

  29. K. Goverdhanam, R. Simons, N. Dib and L. Katehi, “Coplanar Stripline Components for High Frequency Applications”,  1996 IEEE MTT-S International Symposium Digest, pp. 1193-1196. 

  30. N. Dib and A. Omar, “Analysis of Grounded Coplanar Waveguide Fed Patches and Waveguides,” 1997 IEEE AP-S International Symposium Digest, pp. 2530-2533. 

  31. A. Omar and N. Dib, “Complex Image Solution of Microstrip to Waveguide Transitions,” 1997 IEEE AP-S International Symposium Digest, pp. 2534-2537. 

  32. G. Gauthier, N. Dib, L. Katehi and G. Rebeiz, “ 77 GHz Dual-Polarized Microstrip Antennas on Thin Dielectric Membrane,” 1997 IEEE AP-S International Symposium Digest, pp. 1874-1877. 

  33. M. Khodier, N. Dib, and A. Omar, “Application of Space Domain Integral Equation Technique in Modeling Shielded Coplanar Stripline (CPS) Discontinuities,” Proc. of Jordan Int. Electrical and Electronic Eng. Conference, Amman, Jordan, April 1998, pp. 147-152. 

  34. N. Dib, T. Weller and M. Scardelletti, “Analysis of 3-D Cylindrical Structures Using the Finite Difference Time Domain Method,” 1998 IEEE Int. Microwave Symposium Digest, Baltimore, MD, pp. 925-928, June 1998. 

  35. A. Al-Zoubi, K. Obeidat, and N. Dib, “Quasi-Static Analysis of Asymmetrical Cylindrical Coplanar Waveguide,” 1999 IEEE AP-S Int. Symposium digest, Orlando, FL, pp. 1824-1827, July 1999. 

  36. K. Hettak, N. Dib, and A. Omar, “A New Class of Miniature Radiationless CPW Shunt Stubs Printed on the Center Conductor,” 1999 IEEE MTT-S Microwave Int. Symposium Digest, pp.1335-1338, June 1999. 

  37. N. Dib, “Analysis of Multilayer Cylindrical Lines Containing Ferrite Media Using the FDTD Technique,” 2001 IEEE AP-S Int. Symposium, Boston, July 2001.

  38. A. Omar, N. Dib, and Z. Hejazi, “Design of a Self-Matched Dual-Frequency Coplanar Wavegeuide-Fed-Slot Antenna, ”  11th Int. Symp. on Antenna Technology and Applied Electromagnetics (ANTEM 2005), France, June 15-17, 2005.

  39. Maximilian C. Scardelletti, Amjad A. Omar, and Nihad Dib, “Planar and Cylindrical CPW Fed Dual Frequency Folded Slot Antennas , ”  2006 IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society International Symposium.

  40. M. Khodier, and N. Dib, “Design of Multi-Band Transmission Line Transformer Using Particle Swarm Optimization, ” 2006 IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society International Symposium.

  41. H. Al-Barqawi, N. Dib, M. Khodier, “A Full-Wave Two-Dimensional Finite-Difference Frequency-Domain Analysis of Ferrite-Loaded Structures, ” Mosharaka International Conference on Communications, Propagation, and Electronics, Amman, Jordan, March 2008.

  42. Amjad A. Omar, Khelifa Hettak, and Nihad Dib, “An Elliptic Coplanar Waveguide Low Pass Filter, ” Proc. of 2008 ACES Conference on Applied Computational Electromagnetics, pp. 636-639.  

  43. Mohammad Rawashdeh and Nihad Dib, “Analysis of Azimuthally Magnetized Ferrite Loaded Circular Waveguide Using the Finite Difference Frequency Domain Method, ” presented in the  2008 Mediterranean Microwave Symposium, Damascus, Syria, 14-16 Oct. 2008. 

  44. Gubran Mohammad and Nihad Dib, “Synthesis of Antenna Arrays using Central Force Optimization, ” presented in  The Mosharaka International Conference on Communications, Propagation and Electronics, Amman, 6-8 Feb. 2009.

  45. Mohammad Rawashdeh, and Nihad Dib, “'Full Wave Analysis of Circular Guiding Structures Using One and Two Dimensional Finite Difference Frequency Domain Method, ” presented in The Mosharaka International Conference on Communications, Propagation and Electronics, Amman, 6-8 Feb. 2009. (Won best paper award in the conference.)

  46. Abdullah M. Qaroot and Nihad Dib, “Design of Dual-Band Unequal Split Wilkinson Power Divider Using Transmission Line Transformers, ” presented in  The Mosharaka International Conference on Communications, Propagation and Electronics, Amman, March 2010.

  47. Ayman Sabbah, Nihad Dib, and Mohammad Al-Nimr, “Evaluation of SAR and Temperature Elevation In A Multi-Layered Human Head Model Exposed to RF Radiation Using The FDTD Method, ” presented in The Mosharaka International Conference on Communications, Propagation and Electronics, Amman, March 2010.  

  48. Khair Shamaileh, Abdullah Qaroot, and Nihad Dib, “Design of a Miniaturized 10:1 Unequal Split Wilkinson Power Divider Using Non-Uniform Transmission Lines, ” 2011 Mosharaka International Conference on Communications, Propagation and Electronics, Amman, Feb. 2011.
     

  49. Melad Olaimat, and Nihad Dib, “A Sudy of 15-75-90 degrees Angles Triangular Patch Antenna, ” 2011 Mosharaka International Conference on Communications, Propagation and Electronics, Amman, Feb. 2011.
     

  50. Khair Shamaileh, Abdullah Qaroot, and Nihad Dib, “Design Of Miniaturized 3-Way Bagley Polygon Power Divider Using Non-Uniform Transmission Lines, ” 2011 IEEE AP-S International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation, pp. 29-32, 2011.
     

  51. Ashraf Sharaqa and Nihad Dib, “Design of Linear and Circular Antenna Arrays Using Biogeography Based Optimization, ” 2011 IEEE Jordan Conference on Applied Electrical Engineering and Computing Technologies (AEECT 2011), Dec. 2011.
     

  52. Derar Hawatmeh, Khair Alshamaileh and Nihad Dib, “Design and Analysis of Compact Unequal-Split Wilkinson Power Divider Using Non-Uniform Transmission Lines, ” 2011 IEEE Jordan Conference on Applied Electrical Engineering and Computing Technologies (AEECT 2011), Dec. 2011.
     

  53. Derar Hawatmeh, Nihad Dib and Khair Alshamaileh, “Design and Analysis of a 3-Way Unequal Split Ultra-Wideband Wilkinson Power Divider, ” 2012 IEEE AP-S International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation, Chicago, July 2012.
     

  54. Ashraf Sharaqa and Nihad Dib, “On the Optimal Design of Non-uniform Concentric Circular Antenna Arrays, ”  2012 IEEE AP-S International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation, Chicago, July 2012.
     

  55. Omar Abu-Alnadi and Nihad Dib, “Design and Analysis of unequal split Bagley power divider, ”  2012 IEEE AP-S International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation, Chicago, July 2012.  

  56. Derar Hawatmeh, Khair Al Shamaileh, and Nihad Dib, Design and Analysis of Compact Gyesl Power Divider Using Non-Uniform Transmission lines,   2013 Jordanian International Electrical and Electronics Engineering Conference, Amman, Jordan.
     

  57.  Omar Abu-Alnadi and Nihad Dib, Design and Analysis of 6-way Back-to-Back Bagley Power Divider, 2013 Jordanian International Electrical and Electronics Engineering Conference, Amman, Jordan.
     

  58.  Nihad Dib, Ashraf Sharaqa, and Richard Formato, Variable Z0 applied to Biogeography Based Optimized Multi-Stub Matching Network,  2013 IEEE AP-S International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation, USA, pp. 2129-2130.
     

  59. Omar Abu-Alnadi and Nihad Dib, Dual-Frequency Unequal-Split Bagley Power Divider Using T-Sections,  2013 IEEE AP-S International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation, USA, pp. 1008-1009.
     

  60. K. Shamaileh, M. Almalkawi, V. Devabhaktuni, N. Dib, B. Henin, and A. Abbosh, Fourier-Based Transmission Line Ultra-wideband Wilkinson Power Divider for EARS Applications,  The IEEE 56th International Midwest Symposium on Circuits and Systems (MWSCAS), OH, USA, pp. 872-875, 2013.

  61. Shaimaa Naser and Nihad Dib, A Compact Printed UWB Pacman-Shaped MIMO Antenna with Two Frequency Rejection Bands,  2015 IEEE Jordan Conference on Applied Electrical Engineering and Computing Technologies (AEECT 2015), Nov. 2015, Jordan.
     

  62. Shaimaa Naser and Nihad Dib, Design and Analysis of Super-Formula-Based UWB Monopole Antenna,  2016 IEEE AP-S International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation, USA.
     

  63. Nihad Dib, Synthesis of Antenna Arrays Using Symbiotic Organisms Search (SOS) Algorithm, 2016 IEEE AP-S International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation, USA.
     

  64. Shaimaa Naser and Nihad Dib, Analysis and Design of MIMO Antenna for UWB Applications Based on The Super-Formula,  5th International Conference on Electronic Devices, Systems and Applications (ICEDSA-2016), Ras Al Khaimah, UAE, 6-8 December 2016.
     

  65. Amjad Omar, Maram Rashad, Maryam Al-Mulla, Shaimaa Naser, Nihad Dib, and Raed M. Shubair, Compact Design of UWB CPW-Fed-Patch Antenna Using the Superformula,  5th International Conference on Electronic Devices, Systems and Applications (ICEDSA-2016), Ras Al Khaimah, UAE, 6-8 December 2016.
     

  66. Khair Shamaileh and Nihad Dib, Impedance-Ground Modulated Coplanar Waveguide Matching Transformers with Applications to Miniaturized Wilkinson Power Dividers, 2017 IEEE International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation and USNC-URSI Radio Science Meeting, San Diego, California, July 9-14, 2017.
     

  67. Anas Amaireh, Asem Al-Zoubi and Nihad Dib, Design of Linear Antenna Arrays Using Antlion and Grasshopper Optimization Algorithms, 2017 IEEE Jordan Conference on Applied Electrical Engineering and Computing Technologies (AEECT 2017) (up)