Research Interests

​My research interests are in designing out-of-the-box systems that use well-known physical phenomenons and apply them in different applications. I aim at developing novel applications of optical systems and acoustical systems. 

Selected Publications

  • Toward Self-Powered Internet of Underwater Things Devices.
    J. I. d. O. Filho, A. Trichili, B. S. Ooi, M. Alouini, and K. N. Salama,
    IEEE Communications Magazine , (2020)
  • Non-invasive IoT sensing and monitoring system for neonatal care,
    J. I. d. O. Filho, O. da Mota Almeida, N. Yousef, and K. N. Salama,
    31st International Conference on Microelectronics , (2019)

Education Profile

​M.Sc., Electrophysics, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia 

Scientific and Professional Memberships

​IEEE Instrumentation and Measurement Society 


2019 First place in IEEE Sensors & Measurement Student Contest. Auckland, New Zealand
2019 First place in Cypress's April Fools Giveaway WICED Design Ideas Competition. (Online)
2018 First place at Winter Enrichment at KAUST (WEP) Idea Competition. Thuwal, Saudi Arabia
2016-2017 Excellence at Work as Team Member of AIESEC in Teresina. Teresina, Brazil
2015 Best Design and Presentation at Demola's Final Spring Meeting- Present Process & Results. Budapest, Hungary
2014-2015 Science Without Borders Full Scholarship. Budapest University of Technology and Economics (BME), Hungary
2014 First place in the 8th Prize of Science and Technology of Piauí. Teresina, Brazil