Publications

Peer-Reviewed Journal Papers

1. A-E M. Taha, H. S. Hassanein and H. T. Mouftah, “Reducing Service Delivery Costs for Wireless Operators with Heterogeneous Networks,” Wiley’s Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing, (accepted), 2011/2012.
2. A-E M. Taha, P. Kolomitro, H. S. Hassanein and N. A, Abu Ali, “Evaluating Frame Structure Design in WiMAX Relay Networks,” Wiley’s Concurrency and Computation: Practice and Experience, (accepted, available online as of July 19, 2011).
3. A. Radwan, H. S. Hassanein and A-E M. Taha, “Identifying the Capacity Gains of Multihop Cellular Networks,” Computer Networks, Vol 54, Iss 2, pp. 278-290, February 2010.
4. A-E M. Taha, H. S. Hassanein and H. T. Mouftah, “Vertical Handoffs as a Radio Resource Management Tool,” Elsevier’s Computer Communications, Vol 31, Iss 5, pp. 950–961, Mar 2008.
5. N.A. Abu Ali, A-E M. Taha, H. S. Hassanein and H. T. Mouftah, “IEEE 802.16 Mesh Schedulers: Issues and Design Challenges,” IEEE Network, Vol 22, Iss 1, pp. 58–65, Jan/Feb 2008.
6. A-E M. Taha, H. S. Hassanein and H. T. Mouftah, “Extensions for Internet QoS to Mobile IP: A Survey,” IEEE Communications Magazine, Vol 43, Iss 5, pp. 132–139, May 2005.

Peer-Reviewed Conference Papers

7. W. Ibrahim, A-E M. Taha, and H. S. Hassanein, “Scalability Issues in Localizing Things,”, in Proceedings of the IEEE Conference on Local Computer Networks, 2011. (accepted)
8. M. Salah, N. A. Abu Ali, A-E M. Taha and H. S. Hassanein, “Evaluating Uplink Schedulers in LTE in Mixed Traffic Environments, International Conference on Communications 2011 (accepted).
9. P. Kolomitro, A-E M. Taha and H. S. Hassanein, “A Performance Comparison of Frame Structures in WiMax Relay Networks,” in Proceedings of the IEEE Conference on Local Computer Networks, pp. 785-792, Oct 2010.
10. K. Elgazzar, M. Salah, A-E M. Taha and H. S. Hassanein, “Comparing Uplink Schedulers for LTE,” In Proceedings of the International Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Conference, pp. 189-193, June 2010. (Best paper award.)
11. N. A. Abu Ali and A-E M. Taha, “IMT-Advanced for Body Area Networks: Enabling Technologies,” In Proceedings of the International Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Conference, pp. 452-456, June 2010.
12. A-E M. Taha, “Resource Reservation in Dynamic Spectrum Networks,” IEEE Gulf Cooperative Council (GCC) Conference, Mar 2009.
13. A-E M. Taha, “Towards Comprehensive RRM Frameworks for Heterogeneous Wireless Networks,” Int’l Conf Information Science, Technology & Applications, pp. 1–7, Mar 2009.
14. A. Hasswa, H. S. Hassanein and A-E M. Taha, “Facilitating 4G Convergence using IMS,” Int’l Conf on Information Science, Technology and Applications, pp. 59–66, Mar 2009.
15. A. M. Rashwan, A-E M. Taha and H. S. Hassanein, “Considerations for Bandwidth Adaptation Mechanisms in Wireless Networks,” 24th Biennial Symposium on Communications, pp. 43–47, Jun 2008.
16. A-E M. Taha, H. S. Hassanein and H. T. Mouftah, “Reducing the Cost of Service Delivery in Heterogeneous Wireless Networks,” IEEE Global Telecommunications Conf, pp. 2003–2007, Nov 2007.
17. K. Ali, A-E M. Taha and H. S. Hassanein, “RFID Anti–Collision Protocol for Dense Passive Tag Environments,” IEEE Conf Local Computer Networks, pp. 819–824, Oct 2007.
18. A. Hasswa, A-E M. Taha and H. S. Hassanein, “On Extending IMS Services to WLANs,” IEEE Conf Local Computer Networks, pp. 931–938, Oct 2007.
19. K.A. Ali, H. S. Hassanein, A-E M. Taha and H. T. Mouftah, “Directional Cell Breathing: A Module for Congestion Control and Load Balancing in WCDMA Networks,” Proc Int’l Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Conf, pp. 317–324, Jul 2006.
20. A-E M. Taha, H. S. Hassanein and H. T. Mouftah, “A Multi-Class, Sub-Adaptation Module for Forced Vertical Handoffs,” IEEE Symp Computers & Communications, pp. 175-180, Jun 2006.
21. A-E M. Taha, H. S. Hassanein and H. T. Mouftah, “Exploiting Vertical Handoffs in Next Generation Radio Resource Management,” IEEE Int’l Conf Communications, Volume 5, pp. 2083–2088, Jun 2006.
22. A-E M. Taha, H. S. Hassanein and H. T. Mouftah, “Evaluating the Performance of Stochastically Triggered Bandwidth Adaptation Algorithms,” IEEE 30th Conf Local Computer Networks, pp. 538–345, Nov 2005.
23. A-E M. Taha, H. S. Hassanein and H. T. Mouftah “On Reducing the Operational Costs of Bandwidth Adaptation Algorithms,” IEEE Int’l Conf on Broadband Networks, Vol 2, pp. 781–783, Oct 2005.
24. A-E M. Taha, H. S. Hassanein and H. T. Mouftah, “The Effect of Joint Allocation Policies on Preference–Triggered Vertical Handoffs,” IEEE Int’l Conf Wireless and Mobile Computing, Networking and Communications, Vol 2, pp. 57–63, Aug 2005.
25. A-E M. Taha, H. S. Hassanein and H. T. Mouftah, “On the Integration of Internet QoS Paradigms and Ad hoc Networks,” ACS/IEEE Int’l Conf Computer Systems and Applications, pp. 935–940, Jan 2004.
26. A-E M. Taha, H. S. Hassanein and H. T. Mouftah, “On Robust Allocation Policies in Wireless Heterogeneous Networks,” Int’l Conf QoS in Heterogeneous Wired/Wireless Networks, pp. 198–205, Oct 2004.
27. A-E M. Taha, H. S. Hassanein and H. T. Mouftah, “Integrated Solutions for Wireless MPLS and Mobile IP: Current Status and Future Directions,” Canadian Conf Electrical and Computer Engineering, Vol 3, pp. 1463–1466, May 2004.
28. A-E M. Taha and A. E. Kamal, “Optimal and Near–Optimal Web Proxy Placement Algorithms for Networks with Planar Graph Topologies,” Int’l Conf Distributed Computing Systems Workshops, pp. 911–91, May 2003.

Book

29. A-E M. Taha, N.A. Abu Ali and H. S. Hassanein, “LTE, LTE-Advanced and WiMax: Towards IMT-Advanced Networks,” Wiley and Sons, in press Nov 2011.

Book Chapters

30. K. Ali, A-E M. Taha and H. S. Hassanein, “Medium Access Control in RFID,” in RFID and Sensor Networks: Architectures, Protocols, Security and Integrations, Edited by Y. Zhang, L. T. Yang and J. Chen, CRC Press, pp. 3–30, 2009.
31. A-E M. Taha, H. S. Hassanein and H. T. Mouftah, “A Cost-Controlled Bandwidth Adaptation Algorithm for Multimedia Wireless Networks,” in Resource, Mobility and Security Management in Wireless Networks and Mobile Communications, Edited by Y. Zhang, H. Hu and M. Fujise. Auerbach Publications, pp. 271–302, 2006.
32. A-E M. Taha, H. S. Hassanein and H. T. Mouftah, “On the Application of Stochastic Integer Linear Programming in Allocation Policies for Heterogeneous Wireless Networks,” in Combinatorial Optimization in Communication Networks, Edited by D.–Z. Du, M. Cheng and Y. Li., Kluwer Academic Publishers, pp. 171–188, 2006.

Other Publications

33. A-E M. Taha, H. S. Hassanein and H. T. Mouftah, “Overview of QoS Extensions for Mobile IP Networks,” Communications and Information Technology Ontario (CITO) Knowledge Network Conference, Ottawa, Canada, Sep 2003.
34. A-E M. Taha, “Wireless Ad–Hoc Networks: Characteristics and Challenges,” (In Arabic), Engineers’ Magazine, Publication of the Kuwaiti Engineering Society, Aug 2002.