Prof. Sami Mohamed Sharif


Tel: +2491-83784556 

Fax: +249-1-83771516 




Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering University of Khartoum, 1986; B.Sc. (Honor) First Class in Electrical Engineering, University of Khartoum, 1980


Field of Interest and Researc:

Networking, Radio wave propagation and Electromagnetic, Communications networks and teletraffic engineering, Communication and Computer Systems




  1. Computer Graphics, Sudan Open University, In Arabic, 2006
  2. Network Security, Sudan Open University, In Arabic, 2007
  3. Electronic Information Systems Management and their Effects on Cooperation, In Arabic, 2008


  1. Huda M. A Elhag and Sami M. Sharif, Adjusted ARIMA Model: Capturing Local Self-Similarity, Proceedings ICMSAO'09, Sharjah, UAE January 20-22, 2009 

  2. Sami M. Sharif, Open Source Software and Wireless Technologies for ICT development and deployment in Africa, New trends in science and technology as a tool for sustainable development in Africa Workshop. University of Khartoum,  Sudan, Nov. 2008

  3. Huda M. A Elhag and Sami M. Sharif, “An Adjusted ARIMA Model for Internet Traffic”, Proceedings IEEE AFRICON 2007, Volume , Issue , 26-28 Oct. 2007 Page(s):1 - 6

  4. Sami M. Sharif, Microwave Signal Attenuation Due to Rainfall In Sudan, The Sixth African Workshop on Wireless Use for Information and Communications Technology, January 2007, University of Khartoum, Sudan

  5. Hiba M. Osman, Sami M. Sharif and Huda M. A Elhag "Backbone Internet Traffic Intensities And Statistics In Sudan", 3rd International Conference on Cybernetics and Information Technologies, Systems and Applications (CITSA 2006),  Orlando, USA, 2006

  6. Altyeb Altaher Altyeb, Sami Mohamed Sharif, Iman Abuel Maaly and Hassan Ibrahim Saleh, Self-Similar Traffic Measurement Algorithm Based on Adaptive Multistage Filters, submitted to IEEE  International Conference on Computer Engineering & Systems (ICCES'06), 2006, Egypt

  7. Altyeb Altaher Altyeb and Sami M Sharif and  Iman A Abumaal, "Modeling of Autocorrelation Functions Using Weighted Non-linear least Squares", The International Journal of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning, Vol. 6, No. 1, 2006 pp. 75-78

  8. Altyeb Altaher Altyeb and  Sami M Sharif  and Iman  Abuel Maaly, "Effects of CSMA/CD on Self-Similarity of Network Traffic", ICGST International Journal on Computer Network and Internet Research, CNIR, Vol. 5, No. 2, 2006 pp. 7-10

  9. Altyeb Altaher Altyeb and Sami Mohamed Sharif and Iman Abuel Maaly and Hassan Ibrahim Saleh, "ADAPTIVE FLOW SAMPLING FOR SELF-SIMILAR TRAFFIC MEASUREMENT", ICGST International Journal on Computer Network and Internet Research, CNIR, Vol. 5, No. 2, pp. 11-14

  10. Mohamed S. Al-Bashrir, Raed M. Shubair and Sami M. Sharif, "Measurement and Analysis for Signal Attenuation through Date Palm Trees at 2.1 GHz Frequency, Sudan Engineering Society Journal, Vol. 52, No. 45 2004 pp. 17-22

  11. Sami M. Sharif and Sayed Harron AbdelKarim, "A Banknote Numberimng Machine Embedded Computer Control System", Sudan Engineering Society Journal, Vol. 40, No. 43 2004 pp. 23-34
  12. Adil M. A. El Sinnari, Sami M. Sharif and ElShami M. Musaad, "Using Artificial Neural Network (ANN) For Space Image Recognition", Sudan Engineering Society Journal, Vol. 40, No. 43 2004 pp. 1-10.
  13. Adil M. A. El Sinnari, ElShami M. Musaad and Sami M. Sharif, "Towards a GIS System for Greater Khartoum Based on Remote Sensing and Digital Image Processing Techniques", Sudan Engineering Society Journal, Vol. 40, No. 42 2004 pp. 31-37, 
  14. سامي شريف، "التعليم عن بعد:  مشروع تجريبى بالسودان"، ندوة الافليمية لاستعمال تقنيات المعلومات والاتصال فى التعليم، مع التركيز على المحتوى العربى، سوريا دمشق15-17/6/2003
  15. S. M. Sharif, “Technology Trends in Rural Communications”, ITU/BDT Arab Regional Workshop on “Rural Connectivity and Universal Access” Khartoum - Sudan, 10-12 December 2002 (ppt). 
  16. سامى شريف، "المكتبة الإلكترونية: العتاد ومطلوبات التصميم"، ندوة سود اتل عن المكتبة الرقمية،  2001 
  17. S. M. Sharif, “DAFD-1.0: A Computer Program to Display The Dipole Array Radiation Pattern”, accepted for”, Sudan Engineering Society Journal r publication in the ”, Sudan Engineering Society Journal.
  18. سامي شريف، "مشكلة عام 2000: الأبعاد والحلول"، ورشة مشكلة عام 2000، الخرطوم ‏1999.
  19. سامي شريف، " تأثير التقنيات الحديثة في تصنيع الأجهزة العلمية على عمليات الصيانة والإصلاح"، ندوة الأساليب الحديثة لمواجهة أعمال الصيانة والإصلاح والتدريب في مجال الأجهزة العلمية بالوطن العربي، القاهرة، 19.
  20. S. M. Sharif, “Clutter and Backscattering of Dust Storms at the X-band”, Sudan Engineering Society Journal, Vol.41, No.34, pp 31-36, 1997.
  21. S. M. Sharif, “Performance of Earth-Satellite Links During Dust Storms at the X-band”, Sudan Engineering Society Journal, Vol. 40, NO. 33, pp 14-19, 1996.
  22. S. M. Sharif, “Chemical and Mineral Composition of Dust and Its effect on Dielectric Constant”, IEEE Trans. On Geosciences and Remote Sensing, Vol. 33, No. 2, pp 353-359, 1995.
  23. AbdelRahim ElObied Ahmed and Sami M Sharif, "Updating Curricula In Basic and Engineering Science at Undergraduate Level: Electrical, Electronic and Computer Engineering Programs", UNISCO Workshop on Engineerting Education in Sudan, Khartoym, June 1996.
  24. S. M. Sharif, and A. A. ElTigani, “Performance of Some Wire Antenna Systems at 3 GHz Frequency”, Modeling, Measurement & Control, A, AMSE Press, Vol. 62, NO. 3, pp 17-24, 1995.
  25. S. M. Sharif, “Effect of Dust Storms and Rain on Microwave Signal Propagation in Sudan". Invited paper, Regional Workshop on Radio communication in Africa, Nigeria, 1995.
  26. S. M. Sharif, and A. A. Eltigani, “Performance of Some Wire Antenna Systems at 3 GHZ Frequency”, Proc. PIERS’84 Conf., Netherlands, 1994.
  27. S. M. Sharif and A. M. Ismail, “ Traffic In the International Routes of the Sudan Telephone Network”, Proc. International Conf. On Telecommunications, Dubai, UAE, 1994.
  28. S. M. Sharif, “ Simulation of Earth-Satellite Links Performance During Dust Storms”, International Conf. On Modeling & Simulation, New Orleans, Louisiana, 1991.
  29. S. M. Sharif, “Khartoum Area Telephone Network: Parameters and Characteristics”, Proc. Information Technology in Support of Economic Development, Sudan, 1990.
  30. S. M. Sharif, “ Backscatter Properties of Dusty Medium at X-Band”, Proc. Sixth International Conf. On Antenna and Propagation, UK, IEE Proc. 1989.
  31. A. Jervas and S. M. Sharif, “Influence of Dust Storms and Reflector Tolerance on Cross Polarization of Earth Satellite Links”, Proc. Arabsat Symp, Riyadh, Saudi, pp. 166-169, 1988.
  32. S. M. Sharif, Dielectric Constant of Dust and its Effect on Microwave Propagation, Ph.D. Thesis, University of Khartoum, 1988.
  33. S. I. Ghobrial and S. M. Sharif, “Microwave Attenuation and Cross-Polarization in Dust Storms”, IEEE Trans. On Antenna and Propagation, Vol. AP-35, pp 418-427, 1987.
  34. S. M Sharif, “Dust Particle-Size Distribution”, International Geosciences and Remote Sensing Symp, IGARRS’87, Ann Arbon, Michigan, USA, 1987.
  35. S. I. Ghobrial and S. M. Sharif, “Microwave Propagation in Air with Suspending Dust Particles”; International Symp. On Antenna and EM Theory, ISAE’85, China, 1985.
  36. S. I. Ghobrial, S. M. Sharif, M. E. Ateem and M. ElTigani, ”Dust Storms in Sudan: Intensity and Particles; Characteristics”, Proc. Jordan IEEE’85 Conf., Jordan, 1985, pp. 326-328.
  37. S. M. Sharif and S. I. Ghobrial, “X-Band Measurements of Dust Dielectric Constant”, Proc. IRSI Commission F, 1983, Symp, Belgium, 1983, pp. 143-147.
  38. S. I. Ghobrial and S. M. Sharif, “ Measurement of Dielectric Constant of Dust at 8.3 GHz”, National Radio Science Meeting, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, USA, 1982


Project Documents and Presentations:


  1. S. M. Sharif, “National Agricultural Information and Documentation (NAID) Project, Phase II, ref: 92-8602 ”, Technical report on Fourth Consultancy Missions, 5/4/1996-26/4/1996. Damascus, April 1996 [Syria Arab Republic, Ministry of Agriculture and Agrarian Reform in collaboration with International Development Research Centre, IDRC, Canada]. A Report submitted to the Arab Organization for Agricultural Development]. $300,000
  2. S. M. Sharif, “University of Khartoum Information Networks ”. A Technical Report submitted to the University of Khartoum, include the design of the information network. $700,000. 
  3. مكتبة الجامعات السودانية الإفتراضية
  4.  شبكة معلومات جامعة الخرطوم والمكتبة الرقمية
  5. شبكة معلومات جامعة الخرطوم : الخدمات الإلكترونية

  6. النشر الإلكترونى وإستراتجيات البحث