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2019

EVaaS: a novel on-demand outage mitigation framework for electric vehicle enabled microgrids

Umoren, I. A. & Shakir, M. Z., 21 Feb 2019, IEEE Globecom Workshops (GC Wkshps). 2018 ed. Abu Dhabi, 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

New development and evaluation model for self-regulated smart learning environment in higher education

Gambo, Y. & Shakir, M. Z., 30 May 2019, IEEE Global Engineering Education Conference (EDUCON). 2019 ed. Dubai, UAE: IEEE Conference Publications, p. 990-994 5 p. (IEEE Conference Proceedings).

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135 Downloads (Pure)

Remote condition monitoring: a prototype based on Pycom Development Board FiPy and Pysense

Voisin-Grall, A., Malaolu, O. O., Zhu, Y., Ahmed, T., Al-Ahmed, S. A. & Shakir, M. Z., 24 Oct 2019, 2019 UK/ China Emerging Technologies (UCET): UAV, Drone and Vehicle Communication. 2019 ed. Glasgow, UK: IEEE, 6 p. 8881870

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75 Downloads (Pure)
2018

3-D placement schemes of multiple UAVs in NFP-based wireless networks

Omri, A., Hasna, M. O., Shakir, M. Z. & Shaqfeh, M., 7 Dec 2018, 5th International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies for Disaster Management (ICT-DM). 2018 ed. Sendai, Japan: IEEE, 5 p.

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108 Downloads (Pure)

A distributed approach for networked flying platform association with small cells in 5G+ networks

Shah, S. A. W., Khattab, T., Shakir, M. Z. & Hasna, M. O., 15 Jan 2018, 2017 IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM). Singapore: IEEE, 7 p.

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14 Citations (Scopus)
17 Downloads (Pure)

A novel airborne self organising architecture for 5G+ Networks

Shakir, M. Z., Ahmadi, H. & Katzis, K., 12 Feb 2018, 2017 IEEE 86th Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC Fall). Toronto, Canada: IEEE, 5 p.

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5 Citations (Scopus)
11 Downloads (Pure)

Association of networked flying platforms with small cells for network centric 5G+ C-RAN

Shah, S. A. W., Khattab, T., Shakir, M. Z. & Hasna, M. O., 15 Feb 2018, 2017 IEEE 28th Annual International Symposium on Personal, Indoor, and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC) . 2017 ed. Montreal, Canada: IEEE, 7 p.

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8 Citations (Scopus)
103 Downloads (Pure)

Empirical performance evaluation of FSO availability under different weather conditions

Gunathilake, N. A. & Shakir, M. Z., 11 Jan 2018, 8th International Conference on the Network of the Future (NOF), 2017. 2017 ed. London, UK: IEEE, p. 156-158

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

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2 Citations (Scopus)
107 Downloads (Pure)

Resilience of airborne networks

Ahmadi, H., Fontanesi, G., Katzis, K., Shakir, M. Z. & Zhu, A., 20 Dec 2018, IEEE 29th Annual International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC). Piscataway, NJ: IEEE, p. 1155-1156 2 p. (IEEE Annual International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC)).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

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112 Downloads (Pure)
2017

Backhaul-aware robust 3D drone placement in 5G+ wireless networks

Kalantari, E., Shakir, M. Z., Yanikomeroglu, H. & Yongacoglu, A., 3 Jul 2017, IEEE International Conference on Communications Workshops (ICC Workshops). 2017 ed. Paris, France: IEEE, p. 1-6 6 p. (IEEE International Conference on Communications Workshops (ICC Workshops)).

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80 Citations (Scopus)
105 Downloads (Pure)
2016

Efficient selection of source devices and radio interfaces for green Ds2D communications

Ismail, M., Shakir, M. Z., Serpedin, E. & Qaraqe, K. A., 15 Sep 2016, IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC), 2016 . IEEE, 6 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)
2 Downloads (Pure)

How to solve the fronthaul traffic congestion problem in H-CRAN?

Qi, Y., Shakir, M. Z., Imran, M. A., Quddus, A. & Tafazolli, R., 7 Jul 2016, IEEE International Conference on Communications Workshops (ICC), 2016 . 2016 ed. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia: IEEE, p. 1-6

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

6 Citations (Scopus)

Towards energy efficient and quality of service aware cell zooming in 5G wireless networks

Lateef, H. Y., Shakir, M. Z., Ismail, M., Mohamed, A. & Qaraqe, K., 28 Jan 2016, IEEE 82nd Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC Fall), 2015 . Piscataway, New Jersey: IEEE, 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

8 Citations (Scopus)
2015

A MIH and SDN-based framework for network selection in 5G HetNet: backhaul requirement perspectives

Hu, S., Wang, X. & Shakir, M. Z., 2015, IEEE International Conference on Communication Workshop (ICCW), 2015 . IEEE, p. 37-43

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

13 Citations (Scopus)

A survey of machine learning algorithms and their applications in cognitive radio

Alshawaqfeh, M., Wang, X., Ekti, A. R., Serpedin, E., Shakir, M. Z. & Qaraqe, K., 23 Apr 2015, Cognitive Radio Oriented Wireless Networks: 10th International Conference, CROWNCOM 2015, Doha, Qatar, April 21-23, 2015, Revised Selected papers. Weichold, M., Hamdi, M., Shakir, M. Z., Abdallah, M. & Karagiannidis, G. K. (eds.). Springer Nature, Vol. 156. p. 790-801 12 p. (Lecture Notes of the Institute for Computer Sciences, Social Informatics and Telecommunications Engineering; vol. 156).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2 Citations (Scopus)

Cognitive internet of things: a unified perspective (Invited Paper)

Zaidi, S. A. R., Shakir, M. Z., Imran, M. A., Ghogho, M., Vasilakos, A., Qaraqe, K. & McLernon, D., 2015, Internet of Things. IoT Infrastructures: First International Summit, IoT360 2014, Rome, Italy, October 27-28, 2014, Revised Selected Papers, Part II. Giaffreda, R., Cagáňová, D., Li, Y., Riggio, R. & Voisard, A. (eds.). Springer Nature, Vol. 151. p. 201-210 (Lecture Notes of the Institute for Computer Sciences Social Informatics and Telecommunications Engineering).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

1 Citation (Scopus)

Distance based cooperation region for D2D pair

Mustafa, H. A., Shakir, M. Z., Imran, M. A. & Tafazolli, R., 2015, IEEE 81st Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC Spring), 2015 . IEEE, p. 1-6 6 p. (IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC Spring) ).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

11 Citations (Scopus)

Energy efficiency improvements in HetNets by exploiting device-to-device communications

Sambo, Y. A., Shakir, M. Z., Qaraqe, K. A., Serpedin, E., Imran, M. A. & Ahmed, B., 1 Sep 2015, Proceedings of the 22nd European Signal Processing Conference (EUSIPCO), 2014 . 2014 ed. Lisbon, Portugal : IEEE, p. 151-155 (Proceedings of the European Signal Processing Conference (EUSIPCO)).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Energy model for light-weight block ciphers for WBAN applications

Mohd, B. J., Hayajneh, T., Shakir, M. Z., Qaraqe, K. A. & Vasilakos, A. V., 10 Sep 2015, 2014 EAI 4th International Conference on Wireless Mobile Communication and Healthcare (Mobihealth). IEEE, 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

IEEE 1900.7 standard for white space dynamic spectrum access radio systems

Filin, S., Kojima, F., Holland, O., Noguet, D., Dore, J-B., Mawlawi, B., Shakir, M. Z. & Harada, H., 2015, 2015 IEEE Conference on Standards for Communications and Networking (CSCN). IEEE, p. 218-223

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

3 Citations (Scopus)

On bounds for the cognitive multiple access Z-Interference Channel

Reategui, F., Shakir, M. Z., Imran, M. A., Tafazolli, R., Qaraqe, K. A. & Ngatched, T. M. N., 14 Sep 2015, IEEE 14th Canadian Workshop on Information Theory (CWIT), 2015 . IEEE, p. 46-49

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

1 Citation (Scopus)
2014

3D visualization to aid engineering education: A case study to visualize the impact of wireless signals on human brain

Nasir, A., Sheharyar, A., Shakir, M. Z., Qaraqe, K. & Bouhali, O., Apr 2014, 2014 IEEE Global Engineering Education Conference (EDUCON). IEEE, p. 581-585 5 p. (IEEE Global Engineering Education Conference (EDUCON)).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

1 Citation (Scopus)

A survey on energy trading in smart grid

Bayram, I. S., Shakir, M. Z., Abdallah, M. & Qarage, K., 1 Dec 2014, 2014 IEEE Global Conference on Signal and Information Processing: (GlobalSIP). IEEE

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

48 Citations (Scopus)

End-to-end downlink power consumption of heterogeneous small-cell networks based on the probabilistic traffic model

Ekti, A. R., Shakir, M. Z., Serpedin, E. & Qaraqe, K. A., 20 Nov 2014, 2014 IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC). IEEE

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

7 Citations (Scopus)

Heterogeneous ability-centered team building to aid enquiry based learning in engineering classroom

Shakir, M. Z., Baig, S. D., Imran, M. A., Hussain, S. I., Abbasi, Q. H. & Qaraqe, K. A., 3 Apr 2014, IEEE Global Engineering Education Conference (EDUCON), 2014. IEEE, p. 1133-1138 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

On the bits per joule optimization in cellular cognitive radio networks

Tang, W., Shakir, M. Z., Qaraqe, K. A., Serpedin, E., Imran, M. A. & Tafazolli, R., 2014, 2014 1st International Workshop on Cognitive Cellular Systems (CCS). IEEE, p. 1-5 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

On the capacity bounds of K-tier heterogeneous small-cell networks employing aggressive frequency reuse

Sambo, Y. A., Shakir, M. Z., Qaraqe, K. A., Serpedin, E. & Imran, M. A., 20 Nov 2014, IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC), 2014 . 2014 ed. Istanbul, Turkey: IEEE, p. 2534-2539 (IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC)).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Public-key authentication for cloud-based WBANs

Hayajneh, T., Vasilakos, A. V., Almashaqbeh, G., Mohd, B. J., Imran, M. A., Shakir, M. Z. & Qaraqe, K. A., 2014, Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Body Area Networks. Brussels: Institute for Computer Sciences, Social-Informatics and Telecommunications Engineering, p. 286-292 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2 Citations (Scopus)

Spectral efficiency improvements in HetNets by exploiting smart device-to-device communications

Mustafa, H. A., Shakir, M. Z., Sambo, Y. A., Qaraqe, K. A., Imran, M. A. & Serpedin, E., 1 Dec 2014, 204 IEEE Globecom Workshops. IEEE, p. 857-862 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

9 Citations (Scopus)

The dynamics of impediments to the flourishing of engineering as a career for women

Baig, S. D., Shakir, M. Z. & Qaraqe, K. A., 2014, Proceedings of 2014 International Conference on Interactive Collaborative Learning (ICL). IEEE, p. 77-82 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

1 Citation (Scopus)
2013

Cognitive impairments in human brain due to wireless signals and systems: an experimental study using EEG signal analysis

Al-Qahtani, A., Nasir, A., Shakir, M. Z. & Qaraqe, K. A., 1 Oct 2013, 2013 IEEE 15th International Conference on e-Health Networking, Applications and Services (Healthcom 2013). IEEE, p. 1-3 3 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

3 Citations (Scopus)

Downlink power consumption of HetNets based on the probabilistic traffic model of mobile users

Ekti, A. R., Shakir, M. Z., Serpedin, E. & Qarage, K. A., 2013, 2013 IEEE 24th International Symposium on Personal Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC). IEEE, p. 2797-2802 6 p. (IEEE International Symposium on Personal Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC)).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

7 Citations (Scopus)

K-tier heterogeneous small-cell networks: towards balancing the spectrum usage and power consumption with aggressive frequency reuse

Sambo, Y. A., Shakir, M. Z., Ekti, A. R., Qaraqe, K. A., Serpedin, E. & Imran, M. A., 2013, First International Black Sea Conference on Communications and Networking (BlackSeaCom), 2013 . IEEE, p. 132-136 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

1 Citation (Scopus)

On the reduction in specific absorption rate using uplink power adaptation in heterogeneous small-cell networks

Nasir, A., Shakir, M. Z., Qaraqe, K. & Serpedin, E., 2013, 2013 7th IEEE GCC Conference and Exhibition (GCC). IEEE, p. 474-478 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2 Citations (Scopus)

Statistical analysis of secondary users throughput for OFDMA cognitive radio networks

Rahimian, N., Georghiades, C. N., Shakir, M. Z. & Qaraqe, K. A., 1 Jun 2013, 2013 IEEE International Conference on Communications Workshops (ICC). IEEE, p. 375-380 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

1 Citation (Scopus)
2012

An active 3-Dimensional localization scheme for femtocell subscribers using E-UTRAN

Mirza, M. A., Shakir, M. Z. & Alouini, M-S., 2012, IEEE 75th Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC Spring), 2012 . 2012 ed. Yokohama: IEEE, p. 1-4 4 p. (IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC Spring) ).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

1 Citation (Scopus)

Area green efficiency (AGE) of two tier heterogeneous cellular networks

Tabassum, H., Shakir, M. Z. & Alouini, M-S., 2012, IEEE Globecom Workshops (GC Wkshps), 2012 . 2012 ed. Anaheim, CA: IEEE, p. 529-534 (IEEE Globecom Workshops (GC Wkshps)).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

14 Citations (Scopus)

Green network: energy efficient design for future generations of wireless networks

Shakir, M. Z. & Qaraqe, K. A., 2012, Qatar Foundation Annual Research Forum Proceedings. Hamad Bin Khalifa University Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access

Interference rejection capabilities of Cognitive enabled femto cellular network

Shakir, M. Z., Atat, R. & Alouini, M-S., 2012, International Conference on Communications and Information Technology (ICCIT), 2012 . 2012 ed. Hammamet, Tunisia : IEEE, p. 402-406

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

5 Citations (Scopus)

On the area spectral efficiency improvement of heterogeneous network by exploiting the integration of macro-femto cellular networks

Shakir, M. Z. & Alouini, M-S., 2012, IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), 2012 . 2012 ed. Ottawa, ON, Canada: IEEE, p. 5695-5700 (IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC)).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

24 Citations (Scopus)

On the interference rejection capabilities of triangular antenna array for cellular base stations

Atat, R., Shakir, M. Z. & Alouini, M-S., 10 May 2012, 16th IEEE Mediterranean Electrotechnical Conference (MELECON), 2012 . 2012 ed. Yasmine Hammamet: IEEE, p. 39-42 (16th IEEE Mediterranean Electrotechnical Conference (MELECON)).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2011

A GPS-free passive acoustic localization scheme for underwater wireless sensor networks

Mirza, M. A., Shakir, M. Z. & Alouini, M-S., 2011, IEEE 8th International Conference on Mobile Adhoc and Sensor Systems (MASS), 2011 . 2011 ed. Valencia, Spain: IEEE, p. 879-884 (IEEE International Conference on Mobile Adhoc and Sensor Systems (MASS) ).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

5 Citations (Scopus)

Analytical upper bound on optimum joint decoding capacity of Wyner GCMAC using hadamard inequality

Shakir, M. Z., Durrani, T. S. & Alouini, M-S., 2011, 8th International Symposium on Wireless Communication Systems (ISWCS), 2011 . 2011 ed. Aachen, Germany: IEEE, p. 874-878 (International Symposium on Wireless Communication Systems (ISWCS) ).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Collaborative spectrum sensing based on the ratio between largest eigenvalue and Geometric mean of eigenvalues

Shakir, M. Z., Rao, A. & Alouini, M-S., 2011, IEEE GLOBECOM Workshops (GC Wkshps), 2011. 2011 ed. Houston, TX, USA: IEEE, p. 913-917 (IEEE GLOBECOM Workshops (GC Wkshps)).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

5 Citations (Scopus)

Collaborative spectrum sensing based on upper bound on joint PDF of extreme eigenvalues

Shakir, M. Z., Tang, W., Imran, M. A. & Alouini, M-S., 2011, 19th European Signal Processing Conference, 2011: EUSIPCO 2011. 2011 ed. Barcelona, Spain: IEEE, p. 1214-1218 (European Signal Processing Conference ).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

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2010

On the optimum joint decoding capacity of Wyner Circular GCMAC by exploiting Hadamard inequality

Shakir, M. Z., Durrani, T. S. & Alouini, M-S., 2010, 7th International Symposium on Wireless Communication Systems (ISWCS), 2010. 2010 ed. York, United Kingdom: IEEE, p. 785-789 (International Symposium on Wireless Communication Systems (ISWCS)).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2 Citations (Scopus)
2007

Identical eigenmode transmission systems (IETS) – A channel decomposition perspective

Shakir, M. Z. & Durrani, T. S., 2007, 15th European Signal Processing Conference, 2007. 2007 ed. Poznan, Poland: IEEE, p. 916-920

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Narrowband beamforming algorithm for smart antennas

Shakir, M. Z. & Durrani, T. S., 2007, International Bhurban Conference on Applied Sciences & Technology, 2007 : IBCAST 2007. 2007 ed. Islamabad, Pakistan: IEEE, p. 49-54 (International Bhurban Conference on Applied Sciences & Technology).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

10 Citations (Scopus)