Multi-hop Routing in WSN         Content-Centric Networks         
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Pointer: Paper numbers with G-XX are with Georgia Southern University as a Faculty while UCF-XX ones were with the University of Central Florida as a Post Doctoral Fellow, and rest of the papers were as a Student.

International Journal Papers

[G-70] Rehmat Ullah, Syed Hassan Ahmed, and Byung-Seo Kim, "Information-Centric Networking with Edge Computing for IoT: Research Challenges and Future Directions," IEEE Access Journal, 2018.

[G-69] Amjad Ali, Li Feng, Ali Kashif Bashir, Shaker El-Sappagh, Syed Hassan AhmedMuddesar Iqbal, and Gunasekaran Raja, "Quality of Service Provisioning for Heterogeneous Services in Cognitive Radio-enabled Internet of Things," IEEE Transactions on Network Science and Engineering, 2018.

[G-68] Hakima Khelifi, Senlin Luo, Boubakr Nour, Akrem Sellami, Hassine Moungla, Syed Hassan Ahmed, and Mohsen Guizani"Bringing Deep Learning at The Edge of Information-Centric Internet of Things," IEEE Communications Letters, 2018.

[G-67] Ikram Ud Din, Mohsen Guizani, Suhaidi Hassan, Byung-Seo Kim, Muhammad Khurram Khan, Mohammed Atiquzzaman, and Syed Hassan Ahmed, "The Internet of Things: A Review of Enabled Technologies and Future Challenges," IEEE Access Journal, 2018.

[G-66] C. A. Kerrache, N. Lagraa, R. Hussain, Syed Hassan Ahmed, A. Benslimane, C. T. Calafate, J.C. Cano, and A. M. Vegni, "TACASHI: Trust-Aware Communication Architecture for Social Internet of Vehicles," IEEE Internet of Things Journal, 2018.

[G-65] Heba Kurdi, A. Alfaries, A. Al-Anazi, S. Alkharji, M. Addegaither, Lina Altoaimy, and Syed Hassan Ahmed"A lightweight trust management algorithm based on subjective logic for interconnected cloud computing environments," Journal of Supercomputing, 2018.

[G-64] M.A. El‐Shorbagy, Mohamed Elhoseny, Aboul Ella Hassanien, and Syed Hassan Ahmed"A novel PSO algorithm for dynamic wireless sensor network multiobjective optimization problem," Wiley Transactions on Emerging Telecommunications Technologies (ETT), 2018.

[G-63] Muhammad Asif Habib, Mudassar Ahmad, Sohail Jabbar, Syed Hassan Ahmed, and Joel J.P.C. Rodrigues"Speeding Up the Internet of Things: LEAIoT: A Lightweight Encryption Algorithm Toward Low-Latency Communication for the Internet of Things," IEEE Consumer Electronics Magazine, 2018.

[G-62] Safdar Hussain Bouk, Syed Hassan Ahmed, Rasheed Hussain, and Yongsoon Eun"Named Data Networking's Intrinsic Cyber-Resilience for Vehicular CPS," IEEE Access, 2018.

[G-61] Arshad Sher, Aasma Khan, Nadeem Javaid, Syed Hassan Ahmed, Mohammed Y Aalsalem, and Wazir Zada Khan"Void Hole Avoidance for Reliable Data Delivery in IoT Enabled Underwater Wireless Sensor Networks," MDPI Sensors, 2018.

[G-60] Heba Kurdi, Fadwa Ezzat, Lina Altoaimy, Syed Hassan Ahmed, and Kamal Youcef-Toumi, "MultiCuckoo: Multi-Cloud Service Composition using a Cuckoo-Inspired Algorithm for the Internet of Things Applications," IEEE Access, 2018.

[G-59] Muhammad Alam, João Rufino, Joaquim Ferreira, Syed Hassan Ahmed, Nadir Shah, and Yuanfang Chen, "Orchestration of Microservices for IoT Using Docker and Edge Computing," IEEE Communications Magazine, 2018.

[G-58] Eunbae Moon, Muhammad Toaha Raza Khan, Hyeongcheol Park, Syed Hassan Ahmed, Sungwon Lee, and Dongkyun Kim, "OMRI-MAC: Optimized Multi-transmission Receiver-Initiated MAC in Underwater Wireless Sensor Networks," Wireless Personal Communications, 2018.

[G-57] Shalli Rani, Syed Hassan Ahmed, "Secure Edge Computing: An Architectural Approach and Industrial Use Case," Wiley Internet Technology Letters, 2018.
 
[G-56] Abdul Hannan, Sobia Arshad, Muhammad Awais Azam, Jonathan Loo, Syed Hassan Ahmed, Muhammad Faran Majeed, Sayed Chhattan Shah, "Disaster Management System Aided by Named Data Network of Things: Architecture, Design, and Analysis," MDPI Sensors, 2018.

[G-55] Shams Al Ajrawi, Hayden Bialek, Mahasweta Sarkar, Ramesh Rao, Syed Hassan Ahmed, "Bi-directional channel modeling for implantable UHF–RFID transceivers in brain-computer interface applications," Elsevier Future Generation Computer Systems, 2018.

[G-54] Mukhtar ME Mahmoud, Joel JPC Rodrigues, Syed Hassan Ahmed, Sayed Chhattan Shah, Jalal F Al-Muhtadi, Valery V Korotaev, Victor Hugo C De Albuquerque, "Enabling Technologies on Cloud of Things for Smart Healthcare," IEEE Access, 2018.

[UCF-53] Yusor Rafid Bahar Al-Mayouf, Nor Fadzilah Abdullah, Omar Adil Mahdi, Suleman Khan, Mahamod Ismail, Mohsen Guizani, Syed Hassan Ahmed, "Real-Time Intersection-Based Segment Aware Routing Algorithm for Urban Vehicular Networks," IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS), 2018.

[UCF-52] Bindiya Jain, Gursewak Brar, Jyoteesh Malhotra, Shalli Rani, Syed Hassan Ahmed, "A cross-layer protocol for traffic management in Social Internet of Vehicles," Elsevier Future Generation Computer Systems, 2018.

[UCF-51] Muhammad Azfar Yaqub, Syed Hassan Ahmed, Dongkyun Kim, "Asking neighbors a favor: Cooperative video retrieval using cellular networks in VANETs," Elsevier Vehicular Communications, 2018.

[UCF-50] Syed Hassan Ahmed, Dixiao Mu, Dongkyun Kim, "Improving Bivious Relay Selection in Vehicular Delay Tolerant Networks," IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS), 2018.

[UCF-49] Shalli Rani, Syed Hassan Ahmed, Sayed Chhattan Shah, "Smart Health: A Novel Paradigm to Control the Chikungunya Virus," IEEE Internet of Things, 2018.

[UCF-48] Moneeb Gohar, Syed Hassan Ahmed, Murad Khan, Nadra Guizani, Awais Ahmed, Arif Ur Rahman, "A Big Data Analytics Architecture for the Internet of Small Things," IEEE Communications Magazine, 2018.

[UCF-47] Sohail Jabbar, Kaleem R Malik, Mudassar Ahmad, Omar Aldabbas, Muhammad Asif, Shehzad Khalid, Kijun Han, Syed Hassan Ahmed, "A Methodology of Real-Time Data Fusion for Localized Big Data Analytics," IEEE Access, 2018.

[UCF-46] Amjad Mehmood, Mithun Mukherjee, Syed Hassan Ahmed, Houbing Song, Khalid Mahmood Malik, "NBC-MAIDS: Naïve Bayesian classification technique in multi-agent system-enriched IDS for securing IoT against DDoS attacks," Springer Journal of Supercomputing, 2018.

[UCF-45] Nadeem Javaid, Zaheer Ahmad, Arshad Sher, Zahid Wadud, Zahoor Ali Khan, Syed Hassan Ahmed, "Fair energy management with void hole avoidance in intelligent heterogeneous underwater WSNs," Springer Journal of Ambient Intelligence and Humanized Computing, 2018.

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UCF-44] Sobia Arshad, Babar Shahzaad, Muhammad Awais Azam, Jonathan Loo, Syed Hassan Ahmed, Saleem Aslam, "Hierarchical and Flat-Based Hybrid Naming Scheme in Content-Centric Networks of Things," IEEE Internet of Things, 2018.

[UCF-43] Haipeng Li, Hidenori Nakazato, Syed Hassan Ahmed"Request Expectation Index Based Cache Replacement Algorithm for Streaming Content Delivery over ICN," MDPI Future Internet, 2017.

[42] Syed Hassan Ahmed, Shalli Rani, "A hybrid approach, Smart Street use case and future aspects for the Internet of Things in smart cities," Elsevier Future Generation Computer Systems, 2018.

[41] Safdar Hussain Bouk, Kyung-Joon Park, Yongsoon Eun, 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, Dongkyun Kim, Jaime Lloret, "LAPEL: hop Limit based Adaptive PIT Entry Lifetime for Vehicular Named Data Networks," IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology (TVT), 2018.

[40] Murad Khan, Awais Ahmad, Shehzad Khalid, Syed Hassan Ahmed, Sohail Jabbar, Jamil Ahmad, "Fuzzy-based multi-criteria vertical handover decision modeling in heterogeneous wireless networks," Springer Multimedia Tools and Applications, 2017.

[39] 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, Safdar Hussain Bouk, Muhammad Azfar Yaqub, Dongkyun Kim, Houbing Song, "DIFS: Distributed Interest Forwarder Selection in Vehicular Named Data Networks," IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS), 2017.

[38] Minlan Jiang, Lan Jiang, Dingde Jiang, Jiping Xiong, Jianguo Shen, Syed Hassan Ahmed, Jingyuan Luo, Houbing Song, "Dynamic measurement errors prediction for sensors based on firefly algorithm optimize support vector machine," Elsevier Sustainable Cities and Society, 2017.

[37] Murad Khan, Muhammad Babar, Syed Hassan Ahmed, Sayed Chhattan Shah, Kijun Han, "Smart city designing and planning based on big data analytics," Elsevier Sustainable Cities and Society, 2017.

[36] Muhammad Naeem, Waleed Ejaz, L Karim, 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, A Anpalagan, Minho Jo, Houbing Song, "Distributed Gateway Selection for M2M Communication in Cognitive 5G Networks," IEEE Networks, 2017.

[35] Saqib Kazmi, Nadeem Javaid, Muhammad Junaid Mughal, Mariam Akbar, 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, Nabil Alrajeh, "Towards optimization of metaheuristic algorithms for IoT enabled smart homes targeting balanced demand and supply of energy," IEEE Access, 2017.

[34] Muhammad Faran Majeed, 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, Siraj Muhammad, Houbing Song, Danda B Rawat, "Multimedia streaming in information-centric networking: A survey and future perspectives," Elsevier Computer Networks, 2017.

[33] Safdar Hussain Bouk, 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, Kyung-Joon Park, Yongsoon Eun, "EDOVE: Energy and Depth Variance-Based Opportunistic Void Avoidance Scheme for Underwater Acoustic Sensor Networks," MDPI Sensors, 2017.

[32] Shalli Rani, 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, Jyoteesh Malhotra, Rajneesh Talwar, "Energy efficient chain based routing protocol for underwater wireless sensor networks," Elsevier Journal of Networks and Computer Applications (JNCA), 2017.

[31] Shalli Rani, 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, Rajneesh Talwar, Jyoteesh Malhotra, "Can Sensors Collect Big Data? An Energy-Efficient Big Data Gathering Algorithm for a WSN," IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics (TII), 2017.

[30] Shalli Rani, 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, Rajneesh Talwar, Jyoteesh Malhotra, Houbing Song, "IoMT: A reliable cross-layer protocol for the Internet of multimedia things," IEEE Internet of Things, 2017.

[29] Muhammad Faran Majeed, Syed Hassan Ahmed, Matthew N Dailey, "Enabling Push-Based Critical Data Forwarding in Vehicular Named Data Networks," IEEE Communications Letters, 2017.

[28] Shalli Rani, Rajneesh Talwar, Jyoteesh Malhotra, 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, Mahasweta Sarkar, Houbing Song, "ICCBP: Inter Cluster Chain Based Protocol with Cross-Layer Interaction for Randomly Deployed Wireless Sensor Networks," Ad hoc & Sensor Networks, 2017.

[27] Ahmad Naseem Alvi, 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, Muhammad Azfar Yaqub, Nadeem Javaid, Safdar H Bouk, Dongkyun Kim, "An Improved IEEE 802.15. 4 Superframe Structure with Minimum Delay and Maximum CFP Link Utilization," Ad hoc & Sensor Networks, 2017.

[26] Zhiwei Yan, 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, Guanggang Geng, Hidenori Nakazato, Yong-Jin Park, "Network Mobility in a Locator/ID Separation Context," IEEE Access, 2017.

[25] 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, Safdar Hussain Bouk, Dongkyun Kim, Danda B Rawat, Houbing Song, "Named Data Networking for Software Defined Vehicular Networks," IEEE Communications Magazine, 2017.

[24] Rana Asif Rehman, 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, Byung-Seo Kim, "OEFS: On-Demand Energy-Based Forwarding Strategy for Named Data Wireless Ad Hoc Networks," IEEE Access, 2017.

[23] Safdar Hussain Bouk, 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, Dongkyun Kim, Houbing Song, "Named-Data-Networking-Based ITS for Smart Cities," IEEE Communications Magazine, 2017.

[22] Safdar Hussain Bouk, 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, Dongkyun Kim, "Delay Tolerance in Underwater Wireless Communications: A Routing Perspective," Mobile Information System, 2016.

[21] 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, Dongkyun Kim, "Named data networking-based smart home," ICT Express, 2016.

[20] Junaid Chaudhry, Ali Kashif Bashir, 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, Jon Haas, Guanglou Zheng, "Enabling Technologies for Post Market Surveillance of Medical Devices," IEEE Newsletter, 2016.

[19] 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, Muhammad Azfar Yaqub, Safdar Hussain Bouk, Dongkyun Kim, "SmartCop: Enabling Smart Traffic Violations Ticketing in Vehicular Named Data Networks," Mobile Information Systems, 2016.

[18] 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, Safdar Hussain Bouk, Muhammad Azfar Yaqub, Dongkyun Kim, Houbing Song, Jaime Lloret, "CODIE: Controlled data and interest evaluation in vehicular named data networks," IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology (TVT), 2016.

[17] Safdar Hussain Bouk, 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, Muhammad Azfar Yaqub, Dongkyun Kim, Mario Gerla, "DPEL: Dynamic PIT Entry Lifetime in Vehicular Named Data Networks," IEEE Communications Letters, 2016.

[16] Jianxiong Zhou, Jiachen Yang, Houbing Song, 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, Amjad Mehmood, Haibin Lv, "An online marking system conducive to learning," Journal of Intelligent & Fuzzy Systems, 2016.

[15] Jiachen Yang, Dayong Fan, Houbing Song, 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, Amjad Mehmood, Haibin Lv, "Multimedia security in laboratory system based on a cloud platform," Journal of Intelligent & Fuzzy Systems, 2016.

[14] Gurbinder Singh Brar, Shalli Rani, Vinay Chopra, Rahul Malhotra, Houbing Song, 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, "Energy Efficient Direction-Based PDORP Routing Protocol for WSN," IEEE Access, 2016.

[13] Ahmad Naseem Alvi, Safdar Hussain Bouk, 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, Muhammad Azfar Yaqub, Mahasweta Sarkar, Houbing Song, "BEST-MAC: Bitmap-Assisted Efficient and Scalable TDMA-Based WSN MAC Protocol for Smart Cities," IEEE Access, 2016.

[12] Shalli Rani, Rajneesh Talwar, Jyoteesh Malhotra, 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, Mahasweta Sarkar, Houbing Song, "A Novel Scheme for an Energy-Efficient Internet of Things Based on Wireless Sensor Networks," MDPI Sensors, 2015.

[11] Safdar Hussain Bouk, 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, Dongkyun Kim, "Hierarchical and hash-based naming with Compact Trie name management scheme for Vehicular Content-Centric Networks," Elsevier Computer Communications, 2015.

[10] Mariam Akbar, Nadeem Javaid, Zahoor Ali Khan, Umar Qasim, Turki Ali Alghamdi, Saad Noor Mohammad, 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, Majid Iqbal Khan, Safdar Hussain Bouk, "Towards network lifetime maximization: sink mobility aware multihop scalable hybrid energy efficient protocols for Terrestrial WSNs," International Journal of Distributed Sensor Networks (IJDSN), 2015.

[9] Safdar Hussain Bouk, 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, Babatunji Omoniwa, Dongkyun Kim, "Outage minimization using bivious relaying scheme in vehicular delay tolerant networks," Wireless Personal Communications (WPC), 2015.

[8] 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, Safdar Hussain Bouk, Dongkyun Kim, "RUFS: RobUst forwarder selection in vehicular content-centric networks," IEEE Communications Letters, 2015.

[7] Ahmad Naseem Alvi, Safdar Hussain Bouk, 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, Muhammad Azfar Yaqub, Nadeem Javaid, Dongkyun Kim, "Enhanced TDMA based MAC protocol for adaptive data control in wireless sensor networks," IEEE/KICS Journal of Communications and Networks, 2015.

[6] 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, Safdar Hussain Bouk, Dongkyun Kim, "Target RSU selection with low scanning latency in WiMAX-enabled vehicular networks," Mobile Networks and Applications (MONET), 2015.

[5] Hyunwoo Kang, 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, Dongkyun Kim, Yun-Su Chung, "Routing Protocols for Vehicular Delay Tolerant Networks: A Survey," International Journal of Distributed Sensor Networks (IJDSN), 2015.

[4] Safdar Hussain Bouk, Gwanghyeon Kim, 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, Dongkyun Kim, "Hybrid Adaptive Beaconing in Vehicular Ad Hoc Networks: A Survey," International Journal of Distributed Sensor Networks (IJDSN), 2015.

[3] Ashfaq Ahmad, Nadeem Javaid, 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, Safdar Hussain Bouk, Manzoor Ilahi, Dongkyun Kim, "COME: cost optimization with multi-chaining for energy efficient communication in wireless sensor networks," International Journal of Ad Hoc and Ubiquitous Computing (IJAHUC), 2015.

[2] 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, Dongkyun Kim, Safdar Hussain Bouk, Nadeem Javaid, "Error Control Based Energy Minimization for Cooperative Communication in WSN," ACM SigApp Applied Computing Review, 2014.

[1] Safdar Hussain Bouk, Iwao Sasase, Syed Hassan Ahmed, Nadeem Javaid, "Gateway discovery algorithm based on multiple QoS path parameters between a mobile node and gateway node," IEEE/KICS Journal of Communications and Networks, 2012.

International Conference Papers
[G-55] Syed Qasim Gilani, Syed Ali Hassan, Haris Bin Pervaiz, and Syed Hassan Ahmed, "Performance Analysis of Flexible Duplexing-enabled Heterogeneous Networks Exploiting Multi Slope Path Loss Models," IEEE ICNC, USA, 2019.

[G-54] Heba A. Kurdi, Lina Altoaimy, Arwa Alromih, Amirah Alomari, Entisar Alrogi, and Syed Hassan Ahmed, "Enhanced Distance-Based Gossip Protocols for Wireless Sensor Networks," IEEE CCNC, USA, 2019.

[G-53] Muhammad Toaha Raza Khan, Yalew Zelalem Jembre, Syed Hassan Ahmed, and Dongkyun Kim, "AUV Path Planning for Fair Data Freshness in Underwater Wireless Sensor Networks," IEEE CCNC, USA, 2019.

[G-52] Xuan Liu, Peng Yang, Yongqiang Dong, and Syed Hassan Ahmed, "An Analysis of Content Sharing Hops for Dual-Structural Network Based on General Random Graph," IEEE Globecom, Abu Dhabi, 2018.

[G-51] Muhammad Toaha Raza Khan, Syed Hassan Ahmed, and Dongkyun Kim, "AUV-assisted Energy-efficient Clustering in Underwater Wireless Sensor Networks," IEEE Globecom, Abu Dhabi, 2018.

[G-50] Amuleen Gulati, G. Singh Aujla, Neeraj Kumar, Mohammad S. Obaidat, and Syed Hassan Ahmed, "AdCaS: Adaptive Caching for Storage Space Analysis using Content-Centric Networking," IEEE Globecom (VENITS Workshops), 2018.

[G-49] Muhammad Azfar Yaqub, Syed Hassan Ahmed, Safdar H. Bouk, Dongkyun Kim, "Enabling Critical Content Dissemination in Vehicular Named Data Networks," ACM RACS, 2018.

[G-48] Xuan Liu, Peng Yang, Yongqiang Dong, and Syed Hassan Ahmed, "A Comparative Analysis of Content Delivery Capability for Collaborative Dual-Architecture Network,"  CollaborateCom, 2018.

[G-47] Hakima Khelifi, SenLin Luo, Boubakr Nour, Hassine Moungla, and Syed Hassan Ahmed, "Reputation-based Blockchain for Secure NDN Caching in Vehicular Networks," IEEE CSCN, 2018.

[G-46] Svetlana Ostrovskaya, Oleg Surnin, Rasheed Hussain, Safdar Hussain Bouk, JooYoung Lee, Narges Mehran, Syed Hassan Ahmed, and Abderrahim Benslimane, "Towards Multi-metric Cache Replacement Policies in Vehicular Named Data Networks," IEEE PIMRC, Italy, 2018.

[UCF-45] Mostafizur Rahman, Syed Hassan Ahmed, and Murat Yuksel, "Proof of Sharing in Inter-Operator Spectrum Sharing Markets," IEEE DySpan, South Korea, 2018.

[UCF-44] Safdar Hussain Bouk, Syed Hassan Ahmed, Yongsoon Eun, Kyung-Joon Park, "Maximum Information Coverage in Named Data Vehicular Cyber-Physical Systems," IEEE ICC, USA, 2018.

[UCF-43] Anum Umer, Syed Ali Hassan, Haris Pervaiz, Qiang Ni, Leila Musavian, Syed Hassan Ahmed, "Secrecy Outage Analysis for Massive MIMO-Enabled Multi-Tier 5G Hybrid HetNets," IEEE ICC (Workshops), USA, 2018.

[UCF-42] Mudassar Ahmad, Awais Ahmad, Sohail Jabbar, Muhammad Asif, Muhammad Asif Habib, Syed Hassan Ahmed, Sayed Chhattan Shah, "TCP CUBIC: A Transport Protocol for Improving the Performance of TCP in Long Distance High Bandwidth Cyber-Physical Systems," IEEE ICC (Workshops), USA, 2018.

[UCF-41] Austin Jerome, Murat Yuksel, Syed Hassan Ahmed, Mostafa Bassiouni, "SDN-based load balancing for multi-path TCP," IEEE INFOCOM (Workshops), USA, 2018.

[UCF-40] Sadia Din, Anand Paul, Awais Ahmad, Syed Hassan Ahmed, Gwanggil Jeon, Danda B Rawat, "Hierarchical architecture for 5G based software-defined intelligent transportation system," IEEE INFOCOM (Workshops), USA, 2018. [Highlighted in IEEE Innovative Spotlight, Sept. 20, 2018]

[UCF-39] Muhammad Azfar Yaqub, Syed Hassan Ahmed, Dongkyun Kim, "BIRD: bio-inspired distributed interest forwarding in vehicular named-data networks," ACM SAC, France, 2018.

[UCF-38] Muhammad Azfar Yaqub, Muhammad Toaha Raza Khan, Syed Hassan Ahmed, Dongkyun Kim, "Receiver-initiated dynamic duty cycle scheduling schemes for underwater wireless sensor networks," IEEE CCNC, USA, 2018.

[37] DiXiao Mu, Syed Hassan Ahmed, Sungwon Lee, Nadra Guizani, Dongkyun Kim, "An Adaptive Multiple-Relay Selection in Vehicular Delay Tolerant Networks," IEEE Globecom, Singapore, 2017.

[36] Sadia Din, Anand Paul, Nadra Guizani, 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, Murad Khan, M Mazhar Rathore, "Features Selection Model for the Internet of E-Health Things Using Big Data," IEEE Globecom, Singapore, 2017.

[35] Usman Mahmood Khan, Zain Kabir, Syed Ali Hassan, 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, "A Deep Learning Framework using Passive WiFi Sensing for Respiration Monitoring," IEEE Globecom, Singapore, 2017.

[34] M Ayub Khan, Zahoor Ali Khan, Sheeraz Ahmed, Fazle Hadi, 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, "Towards energy harvesting in wireless sensor networks," 4th HCT Information Technology Trends (ITT), UAE, 2017.

[33] Sadia Din, Anand Paul, 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, Awais Ahmad, Gwanggil Jeon, "A multi-layer low-energy adaptive clustering hierarchy for a wireless sensor network," IEEE HealthCom, China, 2017.

[32] Hyeongcheol Park, Sungwon Lee, Eunbae Moon, 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, Dongkyun Kim, "Performance Analysis of Bicycle-to-Pedestrian Safety Application using Bluetooth Low Energy," ACM RACS, Poland, 2017.

[31] Sobia Arshad, Muhammad Awais Azam, 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, Jonathan Loo, "Towards Information-Centric Networking (ICN) naming for the Internet of Things (IoT): the case of smart campus," ACM International Conference on Future Networks and Distributed Systems, UK, 2017.

[30] Md Faisal Murad Hossain, Mahasweta Sarkar, 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, "Quality of Experience for video streaming: A contemporary survey," 13th International Conference on Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC), Spain, 2017.

[29] Gaurav Kulkarni, Mahasweta Sarkar, Santosh Nagaraj, 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, "Design of 4G LTE testbed for implementing Green Cellular Algorithm," 13th International Conference on Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC), Spain, 2017.

[28] Jinendar Lalwani Ashok Kumar, Mahasweta Sarkar, Sidhant Mohanty, 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, "A comparative study of MAC protocols in brain-computer interface (BCI) applications," 13th International Conference on Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC), Spain, 2017.

[27] Murad Khan, Bhagya Nathali Silva, 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, Awais Ahmad, Sadia Din, Houbing Song, "You speak, we detect: Quantitative diagnosis of anomic and Wernicke's aphasia using digital signal processing techniques," IEEE ICC, France, 2017.

[26] Deuk Lee, 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, Dongkyun Kim, John Copeland, Yusun Chang, "Distributed SCH selection for concurrent transmissions in IEEE 1609.4 multi-channel VANETs," IEEE ICC, France, 2017.

[25] Safdar Hussain Bouk, 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, Dongkyun Kim, "NDN goes deep: foreseeing the underwater named data networks," ACM SAC, Morocco, 2017.

[24] 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, Sungwon Lee, Junhwan Park, Dongkyun Kim, Danda B Rawat, "iDFR: Intelligent directional flooding-based routing protocols for underwater sensor networks," IEEE CCNC, USA, 2017.

[23] Muhammad Faran Majeed, 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, Siraj Muhammad, Matthew N Dailey, "PDF: Push-based Data Forwarding in Vehicular NDN," ACM MobiSys, Singapore, 2016.

[22] Ahmed Naseem Alvi, Safdar Hussain Bouk, 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, Muhammad Azfar Yaqub, "Influence of Backoff Period in Slotted CSMA/CA of IEEE 802.15. 4," International Conference on Wired/Wireless Internet Communication, Greece, 2016.

[21] Deuk Lee, 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, Dongkyun Kim, John Copeland, Yusun Chang, "An efficient SCH utilization scheme for IEEE 1609.4 multi-channel environments in VANETs," IEEE ICC, Malaysia, 2016.

[20] Muhammad Azfar Yaqub, 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, Safdar Hussain Bouk, Dongkyun Kim, "FBR: Fleet based video retrieval in 3G and 4G enabled Vehicular Ad Hoc Networks," IEEE ICC, Malaysia, 2016.

[19] Muhammad Azfar Yaqub, 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, Safdar H Bouk, Dongkyun Kim, "Interest forwarding in vehicular information-centric networks: a survey," ACM SAC, Italy, 2016.

[18] 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, Safdar Hussain Bouk, Muhammad Azfar Yaqub, Dongkyun Kim, Mario Gerla, "CONET: Controlled data packets propagation in vehicular Named Data Networks," IEEE CCNC, USA, 2016.

[17] Mehak Basharat, Waleed Ejaz, 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, "Securing cognitive radio enabled smart grid systems against cyber attacks," IEEE ICACC, Saudia Arabia, 2015.

[16] Safdar Hussain Bouk, MA Yaqub, 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, Dongkyun Kim, "Evaluating interest/data propagation in vehicular named data networks," ACM RACS, Czech Republic, 2015.

[15] 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, MA Yaqub, SH Bouk, Dongkyun Kim, "Towards content-centric traffic ticketing in VANETs: An application perspective," IEEE ICUFN, Japan, 2015.

[14] Safdar H Bouk, 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, Dongkyun Kim, "Vehicular content centric network (VCCN): a survey and research challenges," ACM SAC, Spain, 2015.

[13] 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, Safdar Hussain Bouk, Dongkyun Kim, "Adaptive beaconing schemes in VANETs: Hybrid approach," IEEE ICOIN, Thailand, 2015.

[12] 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, Hyunwoo Kang, Dongkyun Kim, "Vehicular delay tolerant network (VDTN): routing perspectives," IEEE CCNC, USA, 2015.

[11] Safdar H Bouk, 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, Dongkyun Kim, "Hierarchical and hash-based naming scheme for vehicular information-centric networks," IEEE ICCVE, Austria, 2014.

[10] 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, Safdar Hussain Bouk, Dongkyun Kim, "Reducing scanning latency in WiMAX enabled VANETs," ACM RACS, USA, 2014.

[9] 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, Abdul Wahid, Dongkyun Kim, "EENC-energy efficient nested clustering in UASN," ACM SAC, South Korea, 2014.

[8] 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, Asanka P Sayakkara, Gwanghyeon Kim, Dongkyun Kim, "Self-organized e-Health Application Using IEEE 11703: An Experimental Approach," 5th International Conference on Ambient Systems, Networks and Technologies, Belgium, 2014.

[7] Amjad Mehmood, S Khan, Daqiang Zhang, Jaime Lloret, 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, "IoTEC: IoT based Efficient Clustering Protocol for Wireless Sensor Network," International Industrial Information Systems Conference, Thailand, 2014.

[6] Tauseef Shah, Mansoor Mustafa, Syed Hassan Ahmed, Safdar Hussain Bouk, Dongkyun Kim, "Modified VIKOR based Distributed Clustering Scheme for Wireless Sensor Networks," 11th International Conference on Frontiers of Information Technology (FIT), Pakistan, 2013.

[5] 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, Gwanghyeon Kim, Dongkyun Kim, "Cyber-Physical System: Architecture, applications and research challenges," IFIP Wireless Days, Spain, 2013.

[4] Basit Manzoor, Nadeem Javaid, Obaid Rehman, Safdar Hussain Bouk, 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, Se Hyun Park, Dongkyun Kim, "Energy-aware error control in cooperative communication in wireless sensor networks," ACM RACS, Canada, 2013.

[3] 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, Safdar Hussain Bouk, Nadeem Javaid, Iwao Sasase, "Combined Human, Antenna Orientation in Elevation Direction and Ground Effect on RSSI in Wireless Sensor Networks," 10th International Conference on Frontiers of Information Technology (FIT), Pakistan, 2012.

[2] 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, Safdar Hussain Bouk, Nadeem Javaid, Iwao Sasase, "RF propagation analysis of MICAz Mote's antenna with ground effect," IEEE INMIC, Pakistan, 2012.

[1] 
Syed Hassan Ahmed, Safdar Hussain Bouk, Amjad Mehmood, Nadeem Javaid, Sasase Iwao, "Effect of a fast-moving object on RSSI in WSN: An experimental approach," International Multi Topic Conference (IMTIC), Pakistan, 2012.


Book Chapters/Lecture Notes
[4] Syed Hassan Ahmed and Murad Khan
Properties, Principles, and Metrics in Transportation CPS,” in the book on "Secure and Trustworthy Transportation Cyber-Physical Systems", 2017.

[3] Syed Hassan Ahmed, Safdar H. Bouk, Dongkyun Kim, and Mahasweta Sarkar
“Bringing Named Data Networks into Smart Cities,” in the book on "Smart Cities: Foundations and Principles"Wiley, 2017.  

[2] Syed Hassan Ahmed, Safdar H. Bouk, Dongkyun Kim, and Mahasweta Sarkar
“Cyber-Physical Systems: Basics and Fundamentals,” [Invited Book Chapter] in the Book: Cyber-Physical System Design with Sensor Networking TechnologiesEdited by Sherali ZeadallyThe Institution of Engineering Technology (IET), London, 2015.

[1] Syed Hassan Ahmed, Safdar H. Bouk, Amjad Mehmood. Nadeem Javaid, Iwao Sasase
“Effect of Fast Moving Object on RSSI in WSN: An Experimental Approach,” [LNCS] Communication in Computer and Information Science 281, pp. 43–51. Springer, Heidelberg, 2012. 

Journal Editorials / IEEE Newsletters
[G-9] Syed Hassan Ahmed, Jalel Ben-Othman, Jaime Lloret, Ashfaq Khokhar, Raheem Beyah, Antonio Sanchez, and Wael Guibene, "Emerging Technologies for Connected and Smart Vehicles" IEEE Communications Magazine, 2018.

[G-8] Abdulatif Alabdulatif, Ibrahim Khalil, and Syed Hassan Ahmed"Integration of Internet of Things (IoT) and Cloud Computing: Privacy concerns and possible solutions" IEEE Internet Initiative Newsletter, 2018.

[G-7] Jaime Lloret, Syed Hassan Ahmed, Danda B. Rawat, Waleed Ejaz, and Wei Yu"Editorial on Wireless Networking Technologies for Smart Cities" Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Journal, 2018.

[G-6] Syed Hassan Ahmed, Mohsen Guizani, Jaime Lloret, Danda B. Rawat, Wael Guibene, and Zhimeng Zhong, "Imminent Communication Technologies for Smart Communities: Part II" IEEE Communications Magazine, 2018.

[5] Syed Hassan Ahmed, Mohsen Guizani, Jaime Lloret, Danda B. Rawat, Wael Guibene, and Zhimeng Zhong, "Imminent Communication Technologies for Smart Communities: Part I" IEEE Communications Magazine, 2018.

[4] Junaid Chaudhry, Ali Kashif Bashir, Syed Hassan Ahmed, Jon Haas, and Guanglou Zheng, 
"Enabling Technologies for Post Market Surveillance of Medical Devices." IEEE Internet Initiative Newsletter, 2018.

[3] Syed Hassan Ahmed, Safdar Hussain Bouk, Waleed Ejaz, Houbing Song, 
"Editorial: Research Activities in Future Internet Technologies," Journal of Internet Technology, 2018.

[2] Syed Hassan Ahmed and Muhammad Toaha Raza Khan, 
"Bringing New Technologies to Developing Countries: Ride-Hailing Apps as a Use Case," IEEE Internet Initiative Newsletter, 2017.

[1] Safdar Hussain Bouk, Houbing Song, Waleed Ejaz, Syed Hassan Ahmed, and Danda B. Rawat, 
"IEEE Access Special Section Editorial: Future Networks: Architectures, Protocols, and Applications," IEEE Access, 2017.

Korean Patent & Software Registration
Patent Inventor: Syed Hassan Ahmed, Safdar H. Bouk, M. A. Yaqub, and Dongkyun Kim.
Title: CCN 기반의 교통 단속 시스템 및 그 방법 (Traffic Ticketing System Based On Content-Centric Networks)
Filing Date: 07.07.2016, Application Number: 1020160085963

Software Registrants: 김동균, 박형철, 무하마드 아즈파르 야굽, 사예드 하산 아흐메드, 무하마드 토아하 라자 칸, 수중 무선 센서 네트워크에서 잔여 에너지를 고려한 수신자 기반의 동적 듀티 사이클 맥 프로토콜(RidE)의 성능평가를 위한 시뮬레이션 프로그램, C-2017-021058, 2017-09-01, 경북대학교 산학협력단.

Invited/Keynote Talks
[6] Keynote at IEEE VTC-Fall (CorNer Workshop), "Named Data Networking in Connected and Smart Cities", Aug 2018. 
[5] Embry Riddle Aeronautical Engineering University, Daytona, Florida, USA, "Named Data Networking in Connected Communities," March 2018.
[4] IEEE West Virginia, UWV, USA, "Information-Centric Networks in Vehicular Communications," August 2015.
[3] Network Research Lab (Prof. Mario Gerla), UCLA, "Vehicular Information-Centric Networks," July 2015.
[2] Online Webinar Lecture Series. "Writing and Presenting Literature Review (Urdu Language)," June 2014.
[1] Kohat University of Science & Technology, Pakistan.“Technological Convergence: The Future,” Dec 2013.

Dissertation / Thesis
- MS combined Ph.D. in Computer Science & Engineering
Syed Hassan Ahmed, Robust Content Retrieval in Future Vehicular Networks, Kyungpook National University, Daegu, South Korea, June 2017. [Online @ KNU] [PDF]

- BS in Computer Science (Honors)
Syed Hassan Ahmed, Sensing Movements of Different Objects with Sensor-less Sensor Networks, Kohat University of Science & Technology, Kohat, Khyber Pakhtun Khuwa, Pakistan, April 2012.
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