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20/11/2014 Edinburgh Conference Organisation
CENSIS is a centre of excellence for Sensor and Imaging Systems (SIS) technologies and enables leading industry innovators and world-class university researchers to collaborate at the forefront of market-focused SIS innovation, developing products and services for global markets.
07/10/2014 Glasgow Invited Presentation
Ahmed Al-Dubai has accepted to chair a session in the 2014 IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference, Istanbul, Turkey, 6-9 April 2014. http://wcnc2014.ieee-wcnc.org/ IEEE WCNC is the world premier wireless event that brings together industry professionals, academics, and individuals...
31/03/2014 Other News
The paper co-authored by Dr Ahmed Al-Dubai and Dr Liang Zhao (Hitachi China) entitled: Multicast Multi-hop Routing for Wireless Mesh Community Networks, that has been presented at the 11th International Conference on Advances in Mobile Computing& Multimedia (MoMM 2013, Vienna) has been selected...
10/12/2013 Award
Dr Ahmed Al-Dubai has accepted to chair a session in the 11th ACM International Conference on Advances in Mobile Computing & Multimedia (MoMM 2013), Vienna 2-4th December 2013 http://www.iiwas.org/conferences/momm2013/ http://www.iiwas.org/conferences/momm2013/docs/program-momm2013.pdf
14/11/2013 2-4th December, Vienna Conference Organisation
Dr Ahmed Al-Dubai is the Guest –Co-Editor of a special issue: Frontiers and advance topics of computer and information technology in Journal of Computer and System Sciences, Elsevier, Volume 79, Issue 2, March 2013, Pages 173–174 2013.
11/05/2013 Editorship, Journal Reviewer
Ahmed Al-Dubai is the Guest-Co-Editor of the Special Issue on Advances in Trust, Security and Privacy for Wireless Networks EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking, Springer, 2013. http://jwcn.eurasipjournals.com/sites/10234/pdf/h9323_pf_cfp_springeropen_special_issue_eurasip_jwc_g...
08/05/2013 Editorship, Journal Reviewer
Ahmed has been invited to examine a PhD thesis (on Mobile Communications) in Glasgow Caledonian University.
10/04/2013 External Examiner
IIDI's Dr Ahmed Al-Dubai has joined the organisation committee of the 12th IEEE International Conference on Ubiquitous Computing and Communications (IUCC-2013). He is serving as one of three program chairs. The conference, which takes place in Melbourne, Australia, 16-18 July, 2013 is an important...
22/01/2013 16th -18 July 2013 Conference Organisation
Talk tile: Stable Probabilistic Routing Schemes for High Mobility Ad hoc Networks Speaker: Mustafa Bani Khalaf, PhD Candidate, School of Computing In this talk, we investigate efficient strategies for supporting stable probabilistic route discovery in Mobile Ad hoc Networks (MANETs).
05/12/2012 2pm-3pm, F29 Seminar
Dr Ahmed Al-Dubai presented a paper on ICT technologies and green data centres at the Integration of sustainable infrastructure into the existing built environment conference in Glasgow on 15th November 2012. This event explored how sustainable infrastructure can be integrated into the existing...
16/11/2012 Other News
Dr Ahmed Al-Dubai has joined the programme committee member of a world-leading conference: the 27th IEEE International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications (AINA-2013), which takes place in Barcelona, Spain, March 25-28, 2013.
12/11/2012 Other News
Dr Ahmed Al-Dubai has been recently awarded the IEEE and IEEE Computer Society Outstanding Leadership Award in recognition of his key successful role in organising the: 11th IEEE International Conference on Ubiquitous Computing and Communications (IUCC-2012) and the 11th IEEE International...
06/08/2012 Award
Ahmed is the Programme Chair of the IEEE International Conference on Ubiquitous Computing and Communications (IUCC-2012) held in Liverpool, UK, 25-27 June 2012. http://scim.brad.ac.uk/~hmibrahi/IUCC2012/
25/06/2012 June 2012 Other News
Ahmed is the Programme Chair of the IEEE International Conference on Ubiquitous Computing and Communications (IUCC-2012) held in Liverpool, UK, 25-27 June 2012. http://scim.brad.ac.uk/~hmibrahi/IUCC2012/ The technologies of computing and communications have undergone a series of evolutionary...
25/06/2012 Conference Organisation
Dr Ahmed Al-Dubai is a Member of Europe Smart Cities Stakeholder Platform. http://eu-smartcities.eu/ About Smart Cities Energy is essential in modern cities. It supports economic activities, allows transport and other infrastructure to function, and provides heat, cooling and electricity for...
18/06/2012 Other News
Professor Salah Merniz has joined the Networks theme to conduct collaborative research with Dr Ahmed Al-Dubai and Dr Imed Romdhani on next generation wireless broadband. Professor Merniz is professor in networking, School of Computing, University of Qustantina, Algeria.
16/06/2012 Other News
Dr Ahmed Al-Dubai hs been invited to give a keynote Speech at the Low Carbon Earth Summit 2012 (Five Concurrent Events—Smart City Summit)Oct.19-21, 2012 at Guangzhou, China. Mainly Dr Al-Dubai will take part in: Symposium 1: Smart City S1-1: The Creative City S1-2: Digital city S1-3: Mesh cities...
30/05/2012 Keynote Speaker
Dr Ahmed Al-Dubai has been appointed Guset Editor to organise Special Issue in mobile and ubiquitous computing with a world leading journal : Future Generation Computer Systems, Elsevier. Impact Factor 2.365.
28/05/2012 Editorship, Journal Reviewer
On Interdisciplinary Research: Green Computing and Communication Workshop 24th May (10:30 to 4:00) B2-School of Computing, Merchiston We are organising a workshop on sustainability and green computing/communications. The workshop covers a wide range of topics, including green IT, green buildings...
24/05/2012 10:00 to 16:00 Seminar
Ahmed Al-Dubai has been elected to serve on the Omani Research Council peer review panel on Computing and Communications. http://home.trc.gov.om
03/05/2012 Funding Panel
Ahmed Al-Dubai, a Reader in the School of Computing and the Institute for Informatics and Digital Innovation, has won a Carnegie Grant to help foster new international collaborations and research partnerships. The grant will fund a study tour of Qatar in April 2012, to develop a joint research...
02/03/2012 Funding
Dr Ahmed Al-Dubai has been appointed external PhD examiner at University of Bradford. The viva will take place in School of Computing on Tuesday 21st Feb.
10/02/2012 External Examiner
Dr Ahmed Al-Dubai has been invited to give a keynote speech on wireless community networks at the World Congress of Emerging InfoTech-2012 (WCEIT-2012), Dalian, China, August 28-30, 2012. WCEIT 2012 has planned to organize this International Conference with the theme “Welcome 3rd Wave Revolution of...
01/02/2012 Keynote Speaker
Abstract Now that so-called 4G networks such as LTE are being rolled out, researchers are starting to consider what comes next. The explosion in demand for mobile data, and the emergence of the ‘Internet of Things’, mean that there will be requirements for faster, more efficient, high-capacity...
29/11/2011 G32 External Visitor
The project finished on 31/06/11 and was evaluated as "Excellent: the project has fully achieved its objectives and technical goals for the period and has even exceeded expectations" The reviewers commented: In summary, the project has done a great job during the third and final period as well as...
10/11/2011 Other News
Dr Ahmed Al-Dubai has accepted to act as External PhD Examiner, School of Information Technologies- University of Sydney. The thesis is on Green Computing.
17/10/2011 External Examiner
Ahmed Al-Dubai has bben appointed Co-Chair of The Second International Workshop on Wireless Networks and Multimedia (WNM-2011): http://scim.brad.ac.uk/~hmibrahi/WNM-2011/
20/06/2011 Conference Organisation
Ahmed Al-Dubai and Dr Lewis Mackenzie (University of Glasgow) have received full time PhD studentship from SICSA. This will cover the cost for a full time overseas PhD student (£85,000). This is part of the project on Group Communications in Vehicular Neworks.
20/06/2011 Studentship
Ahmed Al-Dubai has been invited to give a Keynote Talk at the World Congress of U-Home (WCUH-2011), with a theme of “Smart Living with Automation”, which will be held during November, 2011 at Hefei International Congress & Exhibition Center, Anhui, China. http://www.bitconferences.com/wcuh2011/
26/05/2011 Keynote Speaker
Ahmed Al-Dubai has been appointed the Programme Chair of The 10th IEEE International Conference on Ubiquitous Computing and Communications (IUCC 2011, Dalian, China. The 10th IEEE International Conference on Ubiquitous Computing and Communications (IUCC 2011) is in a series of highly successful...
19/05/2011 Conference Organisation
Ahmed Al-Dubai has been invited to serve in the programme committee of the IEEE Conference on Green Communication. This conference is the first online conference in communication. http://www.ieee-greencom.org/ This conference will be different from other IEEE ComSoc flagship conferences in the way...
12/04/2011 Conference Organisation
Our discussion, led by Juergen Quittek, NEC, Germany, with IEEE and IEEE Communication Society has led to sponsor a new online IEEE conference on green communication. http://www.ieee-greencom.org/index.html This conference will be different from other IEEE ComSoc flagship conferences in the way...
23/03/2011 Conference Organisation
Dr Ahmed Al-Dubai has accepted a Visiting Professorship for the summer in High Performance Networks and Communication Systems at Universite de Valenciennes, France. Ahmed will help to co-lead a team in Universite de Valenciennes to develop next generation networks and multicast communication in...
17/03/2011 Award
Ahmed Al-Dubai has been invited to chair a session in the IEEE International Conference on Communications ICC2011, Kyoto-Japan, 5th-9th-June 2011. The IEEE ICC 2011 is the Premier Telecommunications Event for Industry Professionals and Academics from Companies, Governmental Agencies, and...
07/03/2011 Conference Organisation
Major Internet Innovator to give Guest Talk at Edinburgh Napier
Fred Baker (Cisco Fellow, Former Chair of the IETF, Current Chair of IPv6 Operations Working Group) has been active in technology development and Internet Standardization since the 1980's. He participated in early development of IEEE 802.1d switching and IP routing.
01/02/2011 External Visitor
Ahmed Al-Dubai has been appointed a Guest Editor –Special Issue-Journal of Computer and System Sciences – Elsevier, 2011. (Impact Factor: 1.3)
Ahmed Al-Dubai has been appointed a Guest Editor –Special Issue-Journal of Computer and System Sciences – Elsevier, 2011. The Journal of Computer and System Sciences publishes original research papers in computer science and related subjects in system science, with attention to the relevant...
23/01/2011 Editorship, Journal Reviewer
Napier researchers track infection spread with a smartphone
Until recently it has been almost impossible to accurately predict the spread of an airborne infection. We at Edinburgh Napier University have been working with Imperial College London using smart phone location tracking technology to address this challenge.
21/01/2011 Media and Outreach Activity
Ahmed Al-Dubai is member of the steering committee of the IEEE International Workshop on Multi Constraints Algorithms for Wireless Networks.
Ahmed Al-Dubai is member of the steering committee of the IEEE International Workshop on “Multi Constraints Algorithms for Wireless Networks, to be held in Conjunction with 2nd IEEE International Conference on Information Science and Applications, Jeju Island, Korea, 26-29 April 2011
27/12/2010 Conference Organisation
Ahmed Al-Dubai is a member of the steering committee of the 2011 International Conference on Information and Communication Systems ICICS
Ahmed Al-Dubai is a member of the steering committee of the 2011 International Conference on Information and Communication Systems ICICS. (ICICS 2011) will be held in Amman, Jordan, May 22-24-2011. It is a forum for scientists, engineers, and practitioners to present their latest research results,...
25/11/2010 Conference Organisation
Location, Location, Location
British scientists are hoping to use the "location", or geo, information that is increasingly a part of mobile internet and phone usage, to track the spread of infectious diseases and so provide important clues about how quickly a pandemic might occur and also provide data with which...
16/11/2010 Media and Outreach Activity
Ahmed Al-Dubai has been appointed Guest Editor, Journal of Telecommunication Systems-Springer
Ahmed Al-Dubai has been appointed Guest Editor, Journal of Telecommunication Systems-Springer, Special Issue on Highly Scalable Communications, 2010-2011.
04/11/2010 Editorship, Journal Reviewer
Ahmed Al-Dubai is the technical programme committee member of the Fourth IEEE ICC 2011 Workshop on Green Communications, 5-9 June Kyoto, Japan, 2011.
Ahmed Al-Dubai is the technical programme committee member of the Fourth IEEE ICC 2011 Workshop on Green Communications, 5-9 June Kyoto, Japan, 2011. This workshop will bring together academic and industrial researchers for discussing energy-efficient communications.
07/10/2010 Conference Programme Committee
Ahmed Al-Dubai has presented an Invited talk at the School of Mathematical and Computer Sciences, Heriot-Watt University, 11th May 2010; the talk was on the next generation networking and green communication.
20/05/2010 Invited Presentation