Syed Hassan Ahmed (SM'18)
is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer Science at Georgia Southern University1, Statesboro, USA. He is also leading Wireless Internet and Networking Systems (WINS) lab. Previously, he was a Post-Doctoral Fellow in the Department of Electrical and Computer EngineeringUniversity of Central Florida, Orlando, USA. He completed his Bachelors in Computer Science from Kohat University of Science & Technology (KUST), Pakistan and Master combined Ph.D. Degree from School of Computer Science and Engineering (SCSE), Kyungpook National University (KNU), Republic of Korea (South Korea). In summer 2015, he was also a visiting researcher at the Georgia Tech, Atlanta, USA. Overall, he has authored/co-authored over 140 international publications including Journal articles, Conference Proceedings, Book Chapters, and 03 books. In 2016, his work on robust content retrieval in future vehicular networks lead him to win the Qualcomm Innovation Award at KNU, Korea. Dr. Hassan's research interests include Sensor and Ad hoc Networks, Cyber-Physical Systems, Vehicular Communications, and Future Internet. He is currently the Member of Board of Governors and IEEE VTS liaison to IEEE Young Professionals society. From the year 2018, he is also an ACM Distinguished Speaker.

Furthermore, Dr. Hassan is a Senior IEEE and ACM Professional member, serving as a TPC Member or Reviewer in 100+ International Conferences and Workshops including IEEE Globecom, IEEE ICC, IEEE CCNC, IEEE ICNC, IEEE VTC, IEEE INFOCOM, ACM CoNEXT, ACM MobiHoc, ACM SAC, and many more. Furthermore, he has been reviewing papers for 30+ International Journals including IEEE Magazines on Wireless Communications, Networks, Communications, IEEE Communications Letters, IEEE Sensors Letters, IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics, Vehicular Technologies, Intelligent Transportation Systems, Big Data, and Mobile Computing. Moreover, Dr. Hassan has been an editorial member of more than 20 Special Issues with top-ranked journals in Communication Society and serving as an editorial board member of KSII Transactions on Internet & Information Systems, Wiley's Internet Technology Letters, Transactions on Emerging Telecommunications Technologies, IEEE Newsletters on Internet Initiative, Future Directions, and Software Defined Networks.

1Ranked # 100 (tie) in Best Undergraduate Engineering Programs at schools where doctorate not offered. 
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Research Interest:
  • Vehicular Communications (Routing, MAC)
  • Next Generation Networks (Information/Content-Centric and Named Data Networking)
  • Internet of Things (IoT)
  • Connected and Smart Communities
  • Sensors & Ad-hoc Networks 
  • Smart & Mobile Health
    Note for Prospective Graduate Students:
    I am looking for self-motivated students to join us at Georgia Southern University, Computer Science Department for pursuing Masters in Computer Science. If you have a valid GRE score and TOEFL score available with precise research statement, you can send me an email at sh.ahmed[at]ieee.org. For possible Graduate Assistantships and Research Assistant positions, please feel free to visit our CS Department website [Click Here].
     
    Note for Prospective Undergrads (Current residents of EAGLE Nation ONLY):
    I am always looking for undergrad students in their Senior Year to conduct a research on some mutual topics of wireless communications. Please feel free to stop by during my office hours posted at my office (Room 2331) door or you can send me an email to schedule a meeting. 

    Note for Prospective PostDocs and Visiting Scholars:
    I am always open to discuss opportunities for visiting scholars at Georgia Southern. If you are funded by your institution or government, I will be happy to host you as a visiting researcher or a Post Doc, based on our mutual understanding of your research plan. At the moment, I don't have funds to host any PostDoc or Visiting Scholar, so only email me when you are funded. Rest of the paperwork and formalities, we can sort it out. 

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