Dr. Syed Hassan Ahmed Named Editor in Chief of IJWAC



Dr. Syed Hassan Ahmed in a Nutshell:


- Assistant Professor, Georgia Southern University, 2018 - Present.

- Director, Wireless Internet and Networking Systems (WINS) Lab. Homepage

- ACM Distinguished Speaker1, 2018 - Present.

- IEEE VTS Liaison to Young Professionals, 2018 - Present.

- IEEE Senior Member, 2018 - Present.

- Post Doctoral Research, University of Central Florida, Orlando, USA.

- Visiting Ph.D. Student, Georgia Insititute of Technology (GaTech), Atlanta, USA.

- MS/Ph.D. in Computer Science & Engineering, KNU, Daegu, South Korea.

- BS in Computer Science, Kohat University of Science & Technology, Pakistan.



Syed Hassan Ahmed (SM'18) is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer Science at Georgia Southern University2, 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 Engineering, University 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 150 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.