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Research team

Engineering and Numerical Tools

Educational activities

  • Disciplines : High bit rate networks, Optoelectronics, Signal and systems, …
  • Level : Engineering studies 3rd et 2nd years, master degree


  • HDR
    Sup’Com, Carthage University,, 2008
  • PhD Electrical Engineering
    University Tunis Manar, 2000
  • Engineering degree Telecommunications,
    Sup’Com, Carthage University,, 1995

Research interest

Optimization, IoT, sensors, Smart healthy city, …

PhD supervision

PhD in Progress

  • Z. MONLA, Maturité des systèmes de réalité virtuelle et augmentée couplés au BIM en phase exploitation et maintenance du bâtiment, PhD defense in 2025.

PhD achieved

  • 9 PhD students supervised with topics in the area of high bit rate networks, photonics and data processing.

Scientific contributions

  • Member of the Scientific Council of LINEACT
  • Elected Vice-Président of the International Commission for Optics,
  • Elected Fellow Optica (ex OSA) and SPIE,
  • Associate scientist of the International Centre for Theoretical Physics (UNESCO cat 1 Institut), Trieste, Italy,
  • Adjunct Professor IMT Télécom SudParis – Institut Polytechnique de Paris,
  • CTI Commission des Titres d’Ingénieurs Expert


Synthesis (2012-2022)

ACL : 24

CH et C-INV : 9

C-ACTI : 42

C-ACTN : 1

C-COM : 3

Selected publications

  • M Diouf, LM Mandeng, C Tchawoua, M Zghal, ‘‘Numerical Investigation of Supercontinuum Generation Through AsSe2/As2S5 Chalcogenide Photonic Crystal Fibres and Rib Structures’’, IEEE Journal of Lightwave Technology 37 (22), pp. 5692-5698 (2019).
  • A. Trichili, K-H. Park, M. Zghal, B. Ooi, and S. Alouini, ‘‘Communicating using spatial mode multiplexing:potentials, challenges and perspectives,’’ IEEE Communications Surveys and Tutorials, (2019).
  • M. Diouf, A. Wague, and M. Zghal, ‘‘Numerical investigation of an ultra-broadband coherent mid-infrared supercontinuum in a chalcogenide AsSe2-As2S5 multimaterial photonic crystal fiber,’’ Journal of the Optical Society of America B, 36 (2), A8-14, Doc ID: 346171, (2019).
  • A. Trichili, M. Zghal, L. Palmieri, A. Galtarossa, and M. Santagiustina, ‘‘Statistical analysis of nonlinear coupling in a WDM system over a two mode fiber,’’ Opt. Express 26, 6602-6613 (2018).
  • A. Trichili, M. Zghal, L. Palmieri, and M. Santagiustina, ‘‘Phase-sensitive mode conversion and equalization in a few mode fiber through parametric interactions,’’ IEEE Photonics Journal, 9 (1), art. no. 7800710, (2017).
  • A. Trichili, A. Ben-Salem, A. Dudley, M. Zghal, and A. Forbes, ‘‘Encoding information using Laguerre Gaussian modes over free space turbulence media,’’ Optics Letters, 41 (13), pp. 3086-3089, (2016).
  • A. Trichili, C. Rosales-Guzmïn, A. Dudley, B. Ndagano, A. Ben-Salem, M. Zghal, and A. Forbes, ‘‘Optical communication beyond orbital angular momentum,’’ Scientific Reports, 6, art. no. 27674, (2016).