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CyPhy’s Call for Papers is Out

In its sixth round, the Workshop on Design, Modeling and Evaluation of Cyber Physical Systems (CyPhy) will be held on October 6, 2016, and in conjunction with EPSWEEK’16 in Pittsburgh, PA, USA. You can find the CFP here.

Does Multi-hop Communication Enhance Localization Accuracy?

A new work, co-authored with Walid Ibrahim and Hosssam Hassanein, has been accepted in Globecom’13 taking place in Atlanta during December 9-13, 2013. Abstract –  Estimating the location of sensor nodes in wireless sensor networks is a fundamental problem, as sensor node locations play a critical role in a variety of applications. In many cases […]

Remote Wellbeing Monitoring in 4G Networks

A proposal for a tutorial at the IEEE ICC’12 was accepted! The tutorial will talk about “Remote Wellbeing Monitoring in 4G Networks”, and will be presented by Najah Abu Ali, Hossam Hassanein and myself. Further details to follow.

Awarded QNRF NPRP

On May 18, 2011, the Qatar National Research Foundation announced the outcome of the fourth cycle for the National Priorities Research Program. My team’s project was approved for funding. The title of the project is “Remote Monitoring over Sustainable Wireless Networks”, with the team lead by  Dr. Najah Abu Ali, and includes Prof. Hossam Hassanein […]

Program Vice-Chair for IEEE/IFIP EUC’11

The 9th IEEE/IFIP International Conference on Embedded and Ubiquitous Computing (IEEE/IFIP EUC’11) will be held in Melbourne, Australia, October 24-26, 2011. A dedicated track in EUC’11 focuses on Cyber-Physical Systems (CPS) and the Internet of Things (IoT). The conference offers a great inter-disciplinary opportunity to discuss fundamental challenges and to report on recent progress and […]