Recent Submissions

  • Prediction of Transformer Furan Levels 

    Shaban, Khaled Bashir; El-Hag, Ayman H.; Benhmed, Kamel ( Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc. , 2016 , Article)
    In this letter, the ranges of furan content in oil in power transformers are predicted using measurements of oil tests, such as breakdown voltage, acidity, water content, and dissolved gas analysis. Predictive models based ...
  • Optimal Polynomial Time Algorithm for Restoring Multicast Cloud Services 

    Ayoubi, Sara; Assi, Chadi; Narayanan, Lata; Shaban, Khaled ( Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc. , 2016 , Article)
    The failure-prone nature of data center networks has evoked countless contributions to develop proactive and reactive countermeasures. Yet, most of these techniques were developed with unicast services in mind. When in ...
  • Automated vehicle density estimation from raw surveillance videos 

    Mehboob, Fozia; Abbas, Muhammad; Jiang, Richard; Tahir, Muhammad Atif; Al-Maadeed, Somaya; ... more authors ( Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc. , 2016 , Conference Paper)
    To enable an effective traffic management and signal control, it is important to know the road traffic density. In recent years, video surveillance based systems and monitoring tools have been widely used for obtaining ...
  • Performance and security improvements for Tor: A survey 

    Alsabah, Mashael; Goldberg, Ian ( Association for Computing Machinery , 2016 , Article)
    Tor [Dingledine et al. 2004] is the most widely used anonymity network today, serving millions of users on a daily basis using a growing number of volunteer-run routers. Since its deployment in 2003, there have been more ...
  • Garbled computation in cloud 

    Wang, Yongge; Malluhi, Qutaibah M.; Khancb, Khaled MD ( Elsevier , 2016 , Article)
    With the wide adoption of cloud computing paradigm, it is important to develop appropriate techniques to protect client data privacy in the cloud. Encryption is one of the major techniques that could be used to achieve ...
  • Delay-Aware Scheduling and Resource Optimization with Network Function Virtualization 

    Qu, Long; Assi, Chadi; Shaban, Khaled ( Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc. , 2016 , Conference Paper)
    To accelerate the implementation of network functions/middle boxes and reduce the deployment cost, recently, the concept of network function virtualization (NFV) has emerged and become a topic of much interest attracting ...
  • Joint data and power transfer optimization for energy harvesting wireless networks 

    Khalfi, Bassem; Hamdaoui, Bechir; Ghorbel, Mahdi Ben; Guizani, Mohsen; Zhang, Xi ( Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc. , 2016 , Conference Paper)
    Energy harvesting techniques emerge as a potential solution for prolonging the lifetime of the energy-constrained mobile wireless devices. In this paper, we focus on radio frequency (RF) energy harvesting for multiuser ...
  • VALS: Vehicle-Aided location service in urban environment 

    Aissaou, Raik; Dhraief, Amine; Belghith, Abdelfettah; Menouar, Hamid; Filali, Fethi; ... more authors ( Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc. , 2016 , Conference Paper)
    In Vehicular Ad-hoc Networks (VANETs), any vehicle uses a location service to get an up-To-date data of all vehicles' positions in its vicinity. Many location services rely on infrastructures to perform location update and ...
  • Quantifying caching effects in urban VANETs 

    Bian, Chaoyi; Zhao, Tong; Li, Xiaoming; Du, Xiaojiang; Guizani, Mohsen; ... more authors ( Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc. , 2016 , Conference Paper)
    Most applications in urban Vehicular Ad hoc NETworks (VANETs) rely on information sharing, such as real-Time traffic information queries, advertisements, etc. However, existing data dissemination techniques cannot guarantee ...
  • Secure data access for wireless body sensor networks 

    Guan, Zhitao; Yang, Tingting; Du, Xiaojiang; uizani, Mohsen ( Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc. , 2016 , Conference Paper)
    Recently, with the support of mobile cloud computing, large number of health-related data collected from various body sensor networks can be managed efficiently. However, it is an important and challenging issue to keep ...
  • Analysis of discovery and access procedure for D2D communication in 5G cellular network 

    Lin, Zhijian; Du, Liang; Gao, Zhibin; Huang, Lianfen; Du, Xiaojiang; ... more authors ( Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc. , 2016 , Conference Paper)
    Device-To-device (D2D) communication, which is defined as a direct communication between two mobile users without traversing the Base Station (BS) or the core network to offload the increasing traffic to the user equipments, ...
  • Impact of time synchronization error on the mode-shape calculation in wireless sensor networks for structural health monitoring 

    Abdaoui, Abderrazak; Ahmed, Mohamed H.; El Fouly, Tarek M. ( Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc. , 2016 , Conference Paper)
    For structural health monitoring (SHM), mode shape calculation is an important task that needs to be performed accurately and reliably. The use of wireless sensor networks (WSNs) for SHM is a very effective and a promising ...
  • User-centric network selection in multi-RAT systems 

    Awad, Alaa; Mohamed, Amr; Chiasserini, Carla-Fabiana ( Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc. , 2016 , Conference Paper)
    Rising numbers of mobile devices and wireless access technologies motivate network operators to leverage spectrum across multiple radio access networks, in order to significantly enhance quality of service as well as network ...
  • Energy efficient antenna selection for a MIMO relay using RF energy harvesting 

    Samy, Islam; Butt, M. Majid; Mohamed, Amr; Guizani, Mohsen ( Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc. , 2016 , Conference Paper)
    Energy harvesting has emerged as a promising technique which helps to increase the sustainability of wireless networks. In this paper, we consider a network with a single source, single destination and a single relay ...
  • Untitled 

    Salama, Ahmed M.; Alali, Abdulla; Mohamed, Amr ( Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc. , 2016 , Conference Paper)
    Many spectrum sensing techniques have been proposed to allow a secondary user (SU) to utilize a primary user's (PU) spectrum through opportunistic access. However, few of them have considered the tradeoff between accuracy ...
  • Automatic diacritics restoration for modern standard Arabic text 

    Zayyan, Ayman A.; Elmahdy, Mohamed; Husni, Husniza binti; Al Ja'am, Jihad M. ( Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc. , 2016 , Conference Paper)
    In this paper, the problem of missing diacritic marks in most of Arabic written resources is investigated. Our aim is to implement a scalable and extensible platform to automatically restore missing diacritic marks for ...
  • Understanding the impact of network structure on propagation dynamics based on mobile big data 

    Chen, Yuanfang; Shu, Lei; Crespi, Noel; Lee, Gyu Myoung; Guizani, Mohsen ( Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc. , 2016 , Conference Paper)
    Understanding the propagation dynamics of information/an epidemic on complex networks is very important for discovering and controlling a terrorist attack, and even for predicting a disease outbreak. As an effective method, ...
  • Cooperative Secondary Users selection in Cognitive Radio Ad Hoc Networks 

    Li, Aohan; Han, Guangjie; Shu, Lei; Guizani, Mohsen ( Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc. , 2016 , Conference Paper)
    Secondary Users (SUs) have capability to sense available licensed spectrum in Cognitive Radio Networks (CRNs). Hence, SUs can opportunistically access to the licensed spectrum without disturbing Primary Users (PUs). In ...
  • Directed graph-based wireless EEG sensor channel selection approach for cognitive task classification 

    Mohamed, Abduljalil; Shaban, Khaled Bashir; Mohamed, Amr ( Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc. , 2016 , Conference Paper)
    Wireless electroencephalogram (EEG) sensors have been successfully applied in many medical and computer brain interface classifications. A common characteristic of wireless EEG sensors is that they are low powered devices, ...
  • Performance evaluation of experimental damage detection in structure health monitoring using acceleration 

    Elsersy, Mohamed; Abualsaud, Khalid; Elfouly, Tarek; Mahgoub, Mohamed; Ahmed, Mohamed; ... more authors ( Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc. , 2016 , Conference Paper)
    Wireless sensor networks (WSNs) are one of the emerging technologies in the 21st century. In the structural health monitoring (SHM). WSNs are used as one of the vitally capable technologies in the SHM. The accelerometer ...

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