Saleem Sahawneh


Office Location
Innovation Science, and Technology Building, 4700 Research Way, Room 2072,  Lakeland, FL 33805-8531


Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering, University of Central Florida, 2017
M.S. in Electrical Engineering, University of Central Florida, 2013
B.S. in Computer Engineering, Yarmouk University, Jordan, 1996


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Dr. Saleem Sahawneh is a visiting assistant professor at Florida Polytechnic University. He has five years of experience of academic research in passive microwave remote sensing that includes data analysis, signal processing, and geophysical retrievals.



  • Remote sensing
  • Microwave radiometry
  • Brightness temperature calibration and validation
  • Geolocation validation and geophysical retrievals
  • Autonomous vehicles


Professional Activities

  • Member, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers


Awards and Honors

  • Member, Delta Epsilon Iota Academic Honor Society