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Prof.Mohammad S. Obaidat Dean and Professor, Fellow of IEEE and Fellow of SCS Academic RankProfessor

Specialization:

  • Ph.D. degree in Computer Engineering with a minor in Computer Science from The Ohio State University, Columbus, USA.

Research Interests:

  • · Cyber Security · Wireless Networks · Security and Privacy · Security of E-Systems · Internet of Things (IoT) · Computer Networks · Computers Communications and Telecommunications · Performance Evaluation of Computer Networks and Systems · Modeling and Simulation · Biometric-based Security · Learning Automata and Adaptive Learning · Machine Learning, Neural Networks and AI · Data Analytics · Parallel Computing: Architecture, and Algorithms. · Computer Architecture · High-Performance Computers/Computing and Networking. · Adaptive Learning, Applied Neural Networks and Pattern Recognition · Digital Watermarking · Speech Recognition.

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Ph.D.: The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA M.SC.: The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA
-September 2019- Present: Dean and Professor, College of Computing and Informatics, University of Sharjah, UAE -2015-2017: Chair and Tenured Full Professor, Fordham University, New York, USA -2016-2019: On Leave from Fordham University, Tenured Full Professor, King Abdullah II School of Information Technology, University of Jordan, Jordan and Nazarbayev University, Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan (2018-2019) -2016-Present: Honorary Distinguished Professor, The Amity University-A Global University, India -2017-Present: PR of China Ministry of Education Distinguished Overseas Professor, University of Science and Technology, Beijing, China -2013-2014: Dean of College of Engineering, Prince Sultan University, Riyadh, KSA (On Leave from Monmouth University, NJ, USA) -2004-2015: Advisor to President of Philadelphia University for Research, Development and Information Technology and Fulbright Distinguished Professor- The Latter (HE Prof. Dr. Adnan Badran) became the Prime Minister in 2005 -1996- 2015: Professor and Chair (for few years), Department of Computer Science (Later became Department of Computer Science and Software Engineering) -2009-2011: President and Chair of Board of Directors, The Society for Modeling and Simulation International, SCS, USA -2006-2009: Senior Vice President, The Society for Modeling and Simulation International, SCS, USA -2004-2006: Vice President for Membership, The Society for Modeling and Simulation International, SCS, USA -2002-2004: Vice President for Conferences, The Society for Modeling and Simulation International, SCS, USA -1994-2002: Director, The Society for Modeling and Simulation International, SCS, USA -1992-1996: Associate Professor and Director of the Computer Engineering Research Lab, City University of New York, New York, USA -1989-1992: Assistant Professor, University of Missouri, USA -1986-1992: Assistant Professor, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Jordan
• Chaired to date over 160 International Conferences • Founded or Co-Founded 4 International Conferences • Gave as of to date over 160 Invited Keynote Speeches all over the World • IEEE Computer Society, Fellow Evaluation Committee • Founding Editor-in-Chief, Wiley Journal of Security and Privacy- 2017- Present • Editor-in-Chief, International Journal of Communication Systems, Wiley, October 1997-Present. • Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Convergence, FTRA, 2010-Present. • Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Information Processing, KIPS, 2011-Present. • Executive Editor, International Journal of Computer & Software Engineering, Graphy Publications, 2019-Present. • Editor, IEEE Wireless Communications. • Editor, IEEE Systems Journal. • Editor, IET, Wireless Sensor Systems. • Editor, SIMULATION: Transactions of The Society for Modeling and Simulation monthly Journal • Editor, Journal for Defense Modeling and Simulation: Applications, Methodology, Technology, SCS, 2003-Present. • Editor, International Journal of Communication Networks and Distributed Systems, IJCNDS, 2006-Present. • Editor, Computer Communications Journal, Elsevier. • Editor, Journal of Supercomputing, Springer. • Editor, Journal of Computers and Electrical Engineering, Elsevier, 1991-2014. • Editor, Journal of Communications, The Academy Publisher, 2006-Present. • Editor, Journal of Networks, The Academy Publisher, 2008-Present. • Editor, International Journal of Sciences and Computer Engineering, 2009-Present. • Advisory Editor, Human-centric Computing Technology and Information Sciences (HCIS) Journal, Springer. • Advisory Editorial Board Member, Security and Communication Networks Journal, 2007-Present, Wiley (Founding Member). IF= 1.067. • Advisory Editorial Board, Industrial Networks and Intelligent Systems Journal. • Advisory Editorial Board Member, ICST Transactions on Industrial Networks and Intelligent Systems (Founding Member). • Advisory Editorial Board Member, Computers Research Today Journal, 2010-Present, Mili Publishers. • Advisory Editor, Intentional Journal of ACM Jordan, 200-Present. • Member of the Editorial Advisory Board, Simulation: Transactions of the Society for Modeling and Simulation International, SCS, 2005-2009. • Member of International Advisory Board of Human-centric Computing and Information Sciences Journal, Springer, 2010-Present. • Advisory Editorial Board Member, International Journal of Information Technology, Communications and Convergence, IJITCC, Journal, Inderscience, 2009-Present (Founding Member). • International Advisory Board Member, International Journal of Wireless Networks and Broadband Technologies, 2009-Present. • Member of the Editorial Advisory Board, International Journal of BioSciences and Technology, 2008-Present. • Associate Editor, IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, Part A: Systems and Humans; 1992-2008. • Associate Editor, IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, Part B: Cybernetics; 1992-Present. • Member of the Editorial Board, Journal of Computer Science and Engineering, Philips Publishing, NJ, USA; 2007-Present. • Associate Editor, IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, Part Applications and Reviews, 1992-2004. • Area Editor for the Telecommunications and Networking Area, Simulation: Transactions of the Society for Modeling and Simulation International, Sage and SCS (2001-2005). • Editorial Advisory Board Member, International Journal of Information Technology, Communications and Convergence (IJITCC), Inderscience, 2009-Present. • Editorial Board Member, International Journal of Bioinformatics & Biological Systems (IJBBS) • Member of the Editorial Review Board, IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement, 1992-1999. • Member of the Editorial Board, ACM Applied Computing Review, 1992-1999. • Member of the Editorial Board, International Arab Journal on Information Technology, 2001-Present. • Member of the Editorial Board of the International Journal of Information Sciences and Computer Engineering (IJISCE), 2009-Present. • Advisory Editor, Human-centric Computing and Information Sciences (HCIS) Journal, Springer, 2011-Present. • Guest Editor, Special Issue on High-Performance Computing/Computers, The Society for Computer Simulation monthly journal SIMULATION, Vol. 61, No. 3, September 1993. • Guest Editor, Special Issue on High-Speed Networking, The Society for Computer Simulation monthly Journal, SIMULATION, Vol. 64, No.1, January 1995. • Guest Editor, Special Issue on Modeling and Simulation of Computer Systems and Networks, Part I: Networks, The Society for Computer Simulation monthly Journal, SIMULATION, Vol. 68, No. 1, January 1997. • Guest Editor, Special Issue on Modeling and Simulation of Computer Systems and Networks, Part II: Computer Systems, The Society for Computer Simulation monthly Journal, SIMULATION, Vol. 68, No. 4, April 1997. • Guest Editor, Special Issue on Performance Evaluation Issues and Applications in Telecommunications Systems, Computer Communications Journal, Elsevier, March 2001. IF = 3.338. • Editor, Proceedings of the 1997 SCS Summer Computer Simulation Conference, 957 Pages, SCS, 1997. • Editor, Proceedings of the 1998 SCS Summer Computer Simulation Conference, 696 Pages, SCS, 1998. • Editor, Proceedings of the 1998 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS'98, 352 Pages, SCS, 1998. • Guest Editor, IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man and Cybernetics, Part: B, on the Applications of Neural Networks to Systems, Man and Cybernetics, Vol. 28, N0. 4, August 1998. IF = 7.384 • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the International Journal of Communication Systems on Performance Evaluation of ATM Systems, Wiley, July/August 1998. IF= 1.717 • Guest Editor, Simulation Journal, Special Issue on the Performance Evaluation of Computer Systems and Networks, The Society for Computer Simulation, May 1998. • Guest Editor, Journal of Computers & Electrical Engineering, Elsevier, Special Issue on Performance Evaluation of High-Performance Computer Systems, Elsevier, May 1999. • Editor, Proceedings of the 1999 SCS Summer Computer Simulation Conference, 656 Pages, SCS, 1999. • Editor, Proceedings of the 1999 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS'99, 414 Pages, SCS, 1999. • Editor, Proceedings of the 2000 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS'00, 570 Pages, SCS, 2000. • Editor, Proceedings of the 2001 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS'01, 634, Pages, SCS, 2001. (With Franco Davoli as Co- Editor) • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the Computer Communications Journal on the Performance Evaluation of Telecommunication Systems: Models, Issues and Applications, Elsevier, May 2001. IF = 3.338. • Guest Editor (with G. I. Papadimitriou and A. S. Pomportsis), Special Issue of the International Journal of Communication Systems on Advances in Optical Network: Architectures, Performance, and Protocols, Wiley, December 2001. IF= 1.717 • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the Transactions of the Society for Computer Simulation on the Performance Modeling and Simulation of ATM Systems and Networks, Part I, Vol. 78, No. 3, March 2002. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the Transactions of the Society for Computer Simulation on the Performance Modeling and Simulation of ATM Systems and Networks, Part II, Vol. 78, No. 4, April 2002. • Guest Editor (with G. I. Papadimitriou and A. S. Pomportsis), IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man and Cybernetics, Part: B, on Learning Automata: Theory, Paradigms and Applications, Vol. 32, No. 6, December 2002. IF = 7.384 • Guest Editor, Special Issue of Computer Communication Journal on Advances in Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunications Networking, Vol. 25, Issues 11-12, July 2002. IF = 3.338. • Editor, Proceedings of the 2002 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS'02, 989 Pages, SCS, 2002. (With Franco Davoli, Ibrahim Onyuksel and Raffaelle Bolla as Co-Editors). • Guest Editor, Special Issue of Computer Communication Journal on Recent Advances in Communications Networking, Vol. 26, No. 15, September 2003. IF = 3.338. • Co-Guest Editor, Special Issue of Performance Evaluation Journal on Performance Modeling and Evaluation of High-Performance Parallel and Distributed Systems, Elsevier, 2004. • Editor, Proceedings of the 2003 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS'03, 989 Pages, SCS, 2003. (With Franco Davoli, Erina Ferro, and Ibrahim Onyuksel as Co-Editors). • Guest Editor, Special Issue of Computer Communication Journal on Recent Advances in Computer Communications, September 2004. IF = 3.338. • Editor, Proceedings of the 2004 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and • Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS'04, 959 Pages, SCS, 2004. (With Abbas Jamalipour, and Franco Davoli as Co-Editors). • Editor, Proceedings of the 2005 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS'05, 962 Pages, SCS, 2005. (With Mario Marches, and Franco Davoli as Co-Editors). • Guest Editor, Special Issue Computer Communication Journal on Performance Evaluation of Wireless Networks and Communications, Elsevier, Vol. 29, No. 8, May 2006. IF = 3.338. • Guest Editor, Special Issue Simulation: Transactions of the Society for Modeling and Simulation International on Performance Evaluation of Wireless Systems, SCS, 2005. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of Computers & EE Journal on Recent Advances in Wireless Networks and Systems, Elsevier, Vol. 32, Nos. 1-3, January –May 2006. • Guest Editor, Special Issue Computer Communication Journal on Advances in Computer Communication Networks, 2006. IF = 3.338. • Editor, Proceedings of the 2006 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS'06, 630 Pages, SCS, 2006. (With Franco Davoli, Jose Marzo, and Ljiljana Trakovic as Co-Editors). • Editor, Proceedings of the 2006 International Conference on E-Business (ICE-B)-Part of IEEE ICETE 2006, 328 Pages, 2006. (With Joaquim Filipe and Thomas Greene). • Guest Editor, Special Issue Simulation: Transactions of the Society for Modeling and Simulation International on Recent Advances in Modeling and Simulation of Network Systems, SCS, Vol. 82, No. 6, June 2006. • Guest Editor, Special Issue Computer Communication Journal on Advances in Performance of Communication Networks,” to appear in July 2007. IF = 3.338. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of IEEE Systems Journal on “Recent Advances in Global Navigation and Communication Satellite Systems (GNCSS)” Vol. 2, No. 1, March 2008. IF = 4.3373.882. • Co-Editor, Proceedings of the 2006 International Symposium on Ad hoc and Ubiquitous Computing (ISAHUC 2006), Surathkal, Mangalore, India, Dec. 20-23. Published as a book by IEEE Press, 2007. • Editor, Proceedings of the 2007 International Conference on E-Business (ICE-B)-Part of IEEE ICETE 2007, 366 Pages, 2007. (With Joaquim Filipe). • Editor, Proceedings of the 2007 International Conference on Security and Cryptography, SCRYPT 2007, Part of IEEE ICETE 2007, 434, (With Joaquim Filipe). • Editor, Proceedings of the 2007 International Conference on Wireless Information Networks and Systems, WINSYS 2007, Part of IEEE ICETE 2007, 320 Pages, 2007. (With Joaquim Filipe). • Editor, Proceedings of the 2007 International Conference on Signal Processing and Multimedia Applications, SIGMAP 2007, Part of IEEE ICETE 2007, 471Pages, 2007. (With Joaquim Filipe). • Editor, Proceedings of the 2007 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS'07, 620 Pages, SCS, 2007. (With Jose Marzo, and Ljiljana Trajkovic as Co-Editors). • Guest Editor, Special Issue Simulation: Transactions of the Society for Modeling and Simulation International on Advances in Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SCS, Vol. 83, No.2, February 2007. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of IEEE Wireless Communications on "Medium Access Control Protocols for Wireless LANs", Dec 2008. IF = 8.972. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of IEEE Systems Journal on: "Recent Advances in Global Navigation and Communication Satellite Systems (GNCSS)," Vol. 2, No. 1, March 2008. IF = 4.463. • Guest Editor, Special Issue Computer Communication Journal on Performance Evaluation of Communication Networks,” Vol. 31, No. 16, October 2008. IF = 3.338. • Guest Editor, Special Issue Simulation: Transactions of the Society for Modeling and Simulation International on Modeling and Simulation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SCS, 2008. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the Wiley Security and Communications Networks Journal on "Security in Wireless Sensor Networks," December 2008. IF = 1.067. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the International Journal of Communication Networks and Distributed Systems (IJCNDS) on the Techniques and Protocols for Merging Wireless and Mobility Services 3rd Quarter 2009. • Guest Editor, Special Issue Simulation: Transactions of the Society for Modeling and Simulation International on Advances in Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SCS, 2009. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the International Journal of Communication Networks and Distributed Systems (IJCNDS) on Performance Evaluation of Computer Networks and Parallel Systems, 3rd Quarter 2009. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man and Cybernetics (SMC)- Part B on International Journal of Communication Networks and Distributed Systems • (IJCNDS) on Adaptive and Learning Systems, 2009. • Editor, Proceedings of the 2008 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS'08, 650 Pages, SCS, 2008. (With Jose Marzo, and Helena Szczerbicka as Co-Editors). • Editor, Proceedings of the 2009 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS'09, 620 Pages, SCS, 2009. (With Jose Marzo, and Sevi Sevillano as Co-Editors). • Editor, Proceedings of the 2008 International Conference on Wireless Information Networks and Systems, WINSYS 2008, Part of IEEE ICETE 2008, 350 Pages, 20087. (With Rafael Caldeirinha). • Editor, Proceedings of the 2009 International Conference on Wireless Information Networks and Systems, WINSYS 2009, Part of IEEE ICETE 2009, 2009, (With Rafael Caldeirinha). • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the Journal of Networks, (JNW) on Performance Evaluation of Computer Networks, 3rd Quarter 2009. • Guest Editor, Special Issue Simulation: Transactions of the Society for Modeling and Simulation International on Advances in Performance Evaluation of Computer Systems and Networks, SCS, 2010. • Guest Editor, Special Issue/Fast Track, Computer Communications Journal on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Communication Systems, Elsevier, 2010. IF = 3.338. • Editor, Proceedings of the 2010 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS'109, 451 Pages, SCS, 2010, (With Jose Marzo, Sevi Sevillano, and Rafaele Bola as Co-Editors). ISBN: 978-1-56555-341-5. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the Journal of Networks, (JNW) on Performance Evaluation of Communication Networking, 2010. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the Journal of Internet Technology, JIT, on Performance Evaluation of Computer Systems, 2011. • Editor, Proceedings of the 2011 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS' 2011, SCS. (With Sevi Sevillano, and Rafaele Bola as Co-Editors). • Editor, Proceedings of the International Conference on Data Communication Networking and International Conference on Optical Communication Systems, DCNET & OPTICS, SciTePress 2011. (with José Luis Sevillano, and Eusebi Calle Ortega). • Editor, Proceedings of the International Conference on Wireless Information Networks and Systems, WINSYS, SciTePress 2011. (With Rafael F. S. Caldeirinha). • Editor, Proceedings of the 2012 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS' 2012. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the Journal of Networks, (JNW) on Performance Evaluation of Computer Networks, 2012. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the IET Communications on Energy-Aware Wireless Network Protocols,” 2012. (With Petros Nicopolitidis and Sanjay K. Dhurandher). • Guest Editor, Special Issue of International Journal of Computer Mathematics, Taylor & Francis, Advanced Computer Mathematics based Cryptography and Security Technologies, 2013. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the Journal of Networks, (JNW) on Selected Papers from ICETE 2013. • Editor, Proceedings of the 2013 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS' 2013. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the Journal of Networks, (JNW) on Selected Papers form SIMULTECH 2013. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the Journal of Simulation (JoS) on Challenges in Modeling and Simulation, 2013. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the Journal of Security and Communications Networks, Wiley, 2014. IF = 1.067. • Guest Editor (with Robert Hsu) of the Special Issue of Journal of Information System Frontiers (Springer) on Dynamic Intelligence Towards Merging Cloud and Communication Services. • Guest Editor (with J. Park and V. Loia of the Special Issue of Journal of Systems Architectures on Smart devices and Spaces for Pervasive Computing, Elsevier, Volume 60, No. 8, September 2014. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the Journal of Networks, (JNW) on Selected Papers from CITS 2015. • Gest Editor with James Park and Han-Chieh Chao, Special issue of Springer Wireless Personal Communications journal on User Experience and Quality-of-Service in Internet of Things: Practice and Trends, Vol. 91, Dec 2016. • Editor, Proceedings of the 2013 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS' 2013. • Editor, Proceedings of the 2014 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS' 2014. • Editor, Proceedings of the 2015 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS' 2015. • Editor, Proceedings of the 2016 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS' 2016. • Editor, Proceedings of the 2017 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS' 2017. • Gust Editor, Special Issue of IEEE Access on Security and Privacy for Vehicular Social Networks, 2017. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of Special Issue of Elsevier Computer Communication Journal on Energy-aware Design for Sustainable 5G Networks, 2017. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of Special Issue of IEEE China Communications on Fog Computing Enabled Internet of Everything, March 2019. • Member of International Advisory Board of Human-centric Computing and Information Sciences Journal, Springer, 2010-Present. • Advisory Editorial Board Member, International Journal of Information Technology, Communications and Convergence, IJITCC, Journal, Inderscience, 2009-Present (Founding Member). • International Advisory Board Member, International Journal of Wireless Networks and Broadband Technologies, 2009-Present. • Member of the Editorial Advisory Board, International Journal of BioSciences and Technology, 2008-Present. • Associate Editor, IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, Part A: Systems and Humans; 1992-2008. • Associate Editor, IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, Part B: Cybernetics; 1992-Present. • Member of the Editorial Board, Journal of Computer Science and Engineering, Philips Publishing, NJ, USA; 2007-Present. • Associate Editor, IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, Part Applications and Reviews, 1992-2004. • Area Editor for the Telecommunications and Networking Area, Simulation: Transactions of the Society for Modeling and Simulation International, Sage and SCS (2001-2005). • Editorial Advisory Board Member, International Journal of Information Technology, Communications and Convergence (IJITCC), Inderscience, 2009-Present. • Editorial Board Member, International Journal of Bioinformatics & Biological Systems (IJBBS) • Member of the Editorial Review Board, IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement, 1992-1999. • Member of the Editorial Board, ACM Applied Computing Review, 1992-1999. • Member of the Editorial Board, International Arab Journal on Information Technology, 2001-Present. • Member of the Editorial Board of the International Journal of Information Sciences and Computer Engineering (IJISCE), 2009-Present. • Advisory Editor, Human-centric Computing and Information Sciences (HCIS) Journal, Springer, 2011-Present. • Guest Editor, Special Issue on High Performance Computing/Computers, The Society for Computer Simulation monthly journal SIMULATION, Vol. 61, No. 3, September 1993. • Guest Editor, Special Issue on High Speed Networking, The Society for Computer Simulation monthly Journal, SIMULATION, Vol. 64, No.1, January 1995. • Guest Editor, Special Issue on Modeling and Simulation of Computer Systems and Networks, Part I: Networks, The Society for Computer Simulation monthly Journal, SIMULATION, Vol. 68, No. 1, January 1997. • Guest Editor, Special Issue on Modeling and Simulation of Computer Systems and Networks, Part II: Computer Systems, The Society for Computer Simulation monthly Journal, SIMULATION, Vol. 68, No. 4, April 1997. • Guest Editor, Special Issue on Performance Evaluation Issues and Applications in Telecommunications Systems, Computer Communications Journal, Elsevier, March 2001. IF = 3.338. • Editor, Proceedings of the 1997 SCS Summer Computer Simulation Conference, 957 Pages, SCS, 1997. • Editor, Proceedings of the 1998 SCS Summer Computer Simulation Conference, 696 Pages, SCS, 1998. • Editor, Proceedings of the 1998 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS'98, 352 Pages, SCS, 1998. • Guest Editor, IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man and Cybernetics, Part: B, on the Applications of Neural Networks to Systems, Man and Cybernetics, Vol. 28, N0. 4, August 1998. IF = 7.384 • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the International Journal of Communication Systems on Performance Evaluation of ATM Systems, Wiley, July/August 1998. IF= 1.717 • Guest Editor, Simulation Journal, Special Issue on the Performance Evaluation of Computer Systems and Networks, The Society for Computer Simulation, May 1998. • Guest Editor, Journal of Computers & Electrical Engineering, Elsevier, Special Issue on Performance Evaluation of High-Performance Computer Systems, Elsevier, May 1999. • Editor, Proceedings of the 1999 SCS Summer Computer Simulation Conference, 656 Pages, SCS, 1999. • Editor, Proceedings of the 1999 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS'99, 414 Pages, SCS, 1999. • Editor, Proceedings of the 2000 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS'00, 570 Pages, SCS, 2000. • Editor, Proceedings of the 2001 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS'01, 634, Pages, SCS, 2001. (With Franco Davoli as Co- Editor) • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the Computer Communications Journal on the Performance Evaluation of Telecommunication Systems: Models, Issues and Applications, Elsevier, May 2001. IF = 3.338. • Guest Editor (with G. I. Papadimitriou and A. S. Pomportsis), Special Issue of the International Journal of Communication Systems on Advances in Optical Network: Architectures, Performance and Protocols, Wiley, December 2001. IF= 1.717 • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the Transactions of the Society for Computer Simulation on the Performance Modeling and Simulation of ATM Systems and Networks, Part I, Vol. 78, No. 3, March 2002. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the Transactions of the Society for Computer Simulation on the Performance Modeling and Simulation of ATM Systems and Networks, Part II, Vol. 78, No. 4, April 2002. • Guest Editor (with G. I. Papadimitriou and A. S. Pomportsis), IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man and Cybernetics, Part: B, on Learning Automata: Theory, Paradigms and Applications, Vol. 32, No. 6, December 2002. IF = 7.384 • Guest Editor, Special Issue of Computer Communication Journal on Advances in Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunications Networking, Vol. 25, Issues 11-12, July 2002. IF = 3.338. • Editor, Proceedings of the 2002 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS'02, 989 Pages, SCS, 2002. (With Franco Davoli, Ibrahim Onyuksel and Raffaelle Bolla as Co-Editors). • Guest Editor, Special Issue of Computer Communication Journal on Recent Advances in Communications Networking, Vol. 26, No. 15, September 2003. IF = 3.338. • Co-Guest Editor, Special Issue of Performance Evaluation Journal on Performance Modeling and Evaluation of High-Performance Parallel and Distributed Systems, Elsevier, 2004. • Editor, Proceedings of the 2003 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS'03, 989 Pages, SCS, 2003. (With Franco Davoli, Erina Ferro, and Ibrahim Onyuksel as Co-Editors). • Guest Editor, Special Issue of Computer Communication Journal on Recent Advances in Computer Communications, September 2004. IF = 3.338. • Editor, Proceedings of the 2004 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and • Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS'04, 959 Pages, SCS, 2004. (With Abbas Jamalipour, and Franco Davoli as Co-Editors). • Editor, Proceedings of the 2005 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS'05, 962 Pages, SCS, 2005. (With Mario Marches, and Franco Davoli as Co-Editors). • Guest Editor, Special Issue Computer Communication Journal on Performance Evaluation of Wireless Networks and Communications, Elsevier, Vol. 29, No. 8, May 2006. IF = 3.338. • Guest Editor, Special Issue Simulation: Transactions of the Society for Modeling and Simulation International on Performance Evaluation of Wireless Systems, SCS, 2005. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of Computers & EE Journal on Recent Advances in Wireless Networks and Systems, Elsevier, Vol. 32, Nos. 1-3, January –May 2006. • Guest Editor, Special Issue Computer Communication Journal on Advances in Computer Communication Networks, 2006. IF = 3.338. • Editor, Proceedings of the 2006 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS'06, 630 Pages, SCS, 2006. (With Franco Davoli, Jose Marzo, and Ljiljana Trakovic as Co-Editors). • Editor, Proceedings of the 2006 International Conference on E-Business (ICE-B)-Part of IEEE ICETE 2006, 328 Pages, 2006. (With Joaquim Filipe and Thomas Greene). • Guest Editor, Special Issue Simulation: Transactions of the Society for Modeling and Simulation International on Recent Advances in Modeling and Simulation of Network Systems, SCS, Vol. 82, No. 6, June 2006. • Guest Editor, Special Issue Computer Communication Journal on Advances in Performance of Communication Networks,” to appear in July 2007. IF = 3.338. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of IEEE Systems Journal on “Recent Advances in Global Navigation and Communication Satellite Systems (GNCSS)” Vol. 2, No. 1, March 2008. IF = 4.3373.882. • Co-Editor, Proceedings of the 2006 International Symposium on Ad hoc and Ubiquitous Computing (ISAHUC 2006), Surathkal, Mangalore, India, Dec. 20-23. Published as a book by IEEE Press, 2007. • Editor, Proceedings of the 2007 International Conference on E-Business (ICE-B)-Part of IEEE ICETE 2007, 366 Pages, 2007. (With Joaquim Filipe). • Editor, Proceedings of the 2007 International Conference on Security and Cryptography, SCRYPT 2007, Part of IEEE ICETE 2007, 434, (With Joaquim Filipe). • Editor, Proceedings of the 2007 International Conference on Wireless Information Networks and Systems, WINSYS 2007, Part of IEEE ICETE 2007, 320 Pages, 2007. (With Joaquim Filipe). • Editor, Proceedings of the 2007 International Conference on Signal Processing and Multimedia Applications, SIGMAP 2007, Part of IEEE ICETE 2007, 471Pages, 2007. (With Joaquim Filipe). • Editor, Proceedings of the 2007 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS'07, 620 Pages, SCS, 2007. (With Jose Marzo, and Ljiljana Trajkovic as Co-Editors). • Guest Editor, Special Issue Simulation: Transactions of the Society for Modeling and Simulation International on Advances in Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SCS, Vol. 83, No.2, February 2007. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of IEEE Wireless Communications on "Medium Access Control Protocols for Wireless LANs", Dec 2008. IF = 8.972. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of IEEE Systems Journal on: "Recent Advances in Global Navigation and Communication Satellite Systems (GNCSS)," Vol. 2, No. 1, March 2008. IF = 4.463. • Guest Editor, Special Issue Computer Communication Journal on Performance Evaluation of Communication Networks,” Vol. 31, No. 16, October 2008. IF = 3.338. • Guest Editor, Special Issue Simulation: Transactions of the Society for Modeling and Simulation International on Modeling and Simulation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SCS, 2008. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the Wiley Security and Communications Networks Journal on "Security in Wireless Sensor Networks," December 2008. IF = 1.067. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the International Journal of Communication Networks and Distributed Systems (IJCNDS) on the Techniques and Protocols for Merging Wireless and Mobility Services 3rd Quarter 2009. • Guest Editor, Special Issue Simulation: Transactions of the Society for Modeling and Simulation International on Advances in Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SCS, 2009. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the International Journal of Communication Networks and Distributed Systems (IJCNDS) on Performance Evaluation of Computer Networks and Parallel Systems, 3rd Quarter 2009. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man and Cybernetics (SMC)- Part B on International Journal of Communication Networks and Distributed Systems • (IJCNDS) on Adaptive and Learning Systems, 2009. • Editor, Proceedings of the 2008 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS'08, 650 Pages, SCS, 2008. (With Jose Marzo, and Helena Szczerbicka as Co-Editors). • Editor, Proceedings of the 2009 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS'09, 620 Pages, SCS, 2009. (With Jose Marzo, and Sevi Sevillano as Co-Editors). • Editor, Proceedings of the 2008 International Conference on Wireless Information Networks and Systems, WINSYS 2008, Part of IEEE ICETE 2008, 350 Pages, 20087. (With Rafael Caldeirinha). • Editor, Proceedings of the 2009 International Conference on Wireless Information Networks and Systems, WINSYS 2009, Part of IEEE ICETE 2009, 2009, (With Rafael Caldeirinha). • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the Journal of Networks, (JNW) on Performance Evaluation of Computer Networks, 3rd Quarter 2009. • Guest Editor, Special Issue Simulation: Transactions of the Society for Modeling and Simulation International on Advances in Performance Evaluation of Computer Systems and Networks, SCS, 2010. • Guest Editor, Special Issue/Fast Track, Computer Communications Journal on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Communication Systems, Elsevier, 2010. IF = 3.338. • Editor, Proceedings of the 2010 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS'109, 451 Pages, SCS, 2010, (With Jose Marzo, Sevi Sevillano, and Rafaele Bola as Co-Editors). ISBN: 978-1-56555-341-5. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the Journal of Networks, (JNW) on Performance Evaluation of Communication Networking, 2010. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the Journal of Internet Technology, JIT, on Performance Evaluation of Computer Systems, 2011. • Editor, Proceedings of the 2011 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS' 2011, SCS. (With Sevi Sevillano, and Rafaele Bola as Co-Editors). • Editor, Proceedings of the International Conference on Data Communication Networking and International Conference on Optical Communication Systems, DCNET & OPTICS, SciTePress 2011. (with José Luis Sevillano, and Eusebi Calle Ortega). • Editor, Proceedings of the International Conference on Wireless Information Networks and • Systems, WINSYS, SciTePress 2011. (With Rafael F. S. Caldeirinha). • Editor, Proceedings of the 2012 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS' 2012. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the Journal of Networks, (JNW) on Performance Evaluation of Computer Networks, 2012. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the IET Communications on Energy-Aware Wireless Network Protocols,” 2012. (With Petros Nicopolitidis and Sanjay K. Dhurandher). IF= 1.061. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of International Journal of Computer Mathematics, Taylor & Francis, Advanced Computer Mathematics based Cryptography and Security Technologies, 2013. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the Journal of Networks, (JNW) on Selected Papers from ICETE 2013. • Editor, Proceedings of the 2013 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS' 2013. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the Journal of Networks, (JNW) on Selected Papers form SIMULTECH 2013. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the Journal of Simulation (JoS) on Challenges in Modeling and Simulation, 2013. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the Journal of Security and Communications Networks, Wiley, 2014. IF = 1.067. • Guest Editor (with Robert Hsu) of the Special Issue of Journal of Information System Frontiers (Springer) on Dynamic Intelligence Towards Merging Cloud and Communication Services. • Guest Editor (with J. Park and V. Loia of the Special Issue of Journal of Systems Architectures on Smart devices and Spaces for Pervasive Computing, Elsevier, Volume 60, No. 8, September 2014. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the Journal of Networks, (JNW) on Selected Papers from CITS 2015. • Guest Editor with James Park and Han-Chieh Chao, Special issue of Springer Wireless Personal Communications journal on User Experience and Quality-of-Service in the Internet of Things: Practice and Trends, Vol. 91, Dec 2016. • Editor, Proceedings of the 2013 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS' 2013. • Editor, Proceedings of the 2014 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS' 2014. • Editor, Proceedings of the 2015 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS' 2015. • Editor, Proceedings of the 2016 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS' 2016. • Editor, Proceedings of the 2017 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS' 2017. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of IEEE Access on Security and Privacy for Vehicular Social Networks, 2017 • Guest Editor, Special Issue of Special Issue of Elsevier Computer Communication Journal on Energy-aware Design for Sustainable 5G Networks, 2017. IF = 3.338. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of Special Issue of IEEE China Communications on Fog Computing Enabled Internet of Everything, March 2019.
• Fellow of IEEE • Fellow of SCS • Member of ACM
• Chaired to date over 160 International Conferences • Founded or Co-Founded 4 International Conferences • Gave as of to date over 160 Invited Keynote Speeches all over the World • IEEE Computer Society, Fellow Evaluation Committee • Founding Editor-in-Chief, Wiley Journal of Security and Privacy- 2017- Present • Editor-in-Chief, International Journal of Communication Systems, Wiley, October 1997-Present. • Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Convergence, FTRA, 2010-Present. • Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Information Processing, KIPS, 2011-Present. • Executive Editor, International Journal of Computer & Software Engineering, Graphy Publications, 2019-Present. • Editor, IEEE Wireless Communications. • Editor, IEEE Systems Journal. • Editor, IET, Wireless Sensor Systems. • Editor, SIMULATION: Transactions of The Society for Modeling and Simulation monthly Journal • Editor, Journal for Defense Modeling and Simulation: Applications, Methodology, Technology, SCS, 2003-Present. • Editor, International Journal of Communication Networks and Distributed Systems, IJCNDS, 2006-Present. • Editor, Computer Communications Journal, Elsevier. • Editor, Journal of Supercomputing, Springer. • Editor, Journal of Computers and Electrical Engineering, Elsevier, 1991-2014. • Editor, Journal of Communications, The Academy Publisher, 2006-Present. • Editor, Journal of Networks, The Academy Publisher, 2008-Present. • Editor, International Journal of Sciences and Computer Engineering, 2009-Present. • Advisory Editor, Human-centric Computing Technology and Information Sciences (HCIS) Journal, Springer. • Advisory Editorial Board Member, Security and Communication Networks Journal, 2007-Present, Wiley (Founding Member). IF= 1.067. • Advisory Editorial Board, Industrial Networks and Intelligent Systems Journal. • Advisory Editorial Board Member, ICST Transactions on Industrial Networks and Intelligent Systems (Founding Member). • Advisory Editorial Board Member, Computers Research Today Journal, 2010-Present, Mili Publishers. • Advisory Editor, Intentional Journal of ACM Jordan, 200-Present. • Member of the Editorial Advisory Board, Simulation: Transactions of the Society for Modeling and Simulation International, SCS, 2005-2009. • Member of International Advisory Board of Human-centric Computing and Information Sciences Journal, Springer, 2010-Present. • Advisory Editorial Board Member, International Journal of Information Technology, Communications and Convergence, IJITCC, Journal, Inderscience, 2009-Present (Founding Member). • International Advisory Board Member, International Journal of Wireless Networks and Broadband Technologies, 2009-Present. • Member of the Editorial Advisory Board, International Journal of BioSciences and Technology, 2008-Present. • Associate Editor, IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, Part A: Systems and Humans; 1992-2008. • Associate Editor, IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, Part B: Cybernetics; 1992-Present. • Member of the Editorial Board, Journal of Computer Science and Engineering, Philips Publishing, NJ, USA; 2007-Present. • Associate Editor, IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, Part Applications and Reviews, 1992-2004. • Area Editor for the Telecommunications and Networking Area, Simulation: Transactions of the Society for Modeling and Simulation International, Sage and SCS (2001-2005). • Editorial Advisory Board Member, International Journal of Information Technology, Communications and Convergence (IJITCC), Inderscience, 2009-Present. • Editorial Board Member, International Journal of Bioinformatics & Biological Systems (IJBBS) • Member of the Editorial Review Board, IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement, 1992-1999. • Member of the Editorial Board, ACM Applied Computing Review, 1992-1999. • Member of the Editorial Board, International Arab Journal on Information Technology, 2001-Present. • Member of the Editorial Board of the International Journal of Information Sciences and Computer Engineering (IJISCE), 2009-Present. • Advisory Editor, Human-centric Computing and Information Sciences (HCIS) Journal, Springer, 2011-Present. • Guest Editor, Special Issue on High-Performance Computing/Computers, The Society for Computer Simulation monthly journal SIMULATION, Vol. 61, No. 3, September 1993. • Guest Editor, Special Issue on High-Speed Networking, The Society for Computer Simulation monthly Journal, SIMULATION, Vol. 64, No.1, January 1995. • Guest Editor, Special Issue on Modeling and Simulation of Computer Systems and Networks, Part I: Networks, The Society for Computer Simulation monthly Journal, SIMULATION, Vol. 68, No. 1, January 1997. • Guest Editor, Special Issue on Modeling and Simulation of Computer Systems and Networks, Part II: Computer Systems, The Society for Computer Simulation monthly Journal, SIMULATION, Vol. 68, No. 4, April 1997. • Guest Editor, Special Issue on Performance Evaluation Issues and Applications in Telecommunications Systems, Computer Communications Journal, Elsevier, March 2001. IF = 3.338. • Editor, Proceedings of the 1997 SCS Summer Computer Simulation Conference, 957 Pages, SCS, 1997. • Editor, Proceedings of the 1998 SCS Summer Computer Simulation Conference, 696 Pages, SCS, 1998. • Editor, Proceedings of the 1998 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS'98, 352 Pages, SCS, 1998. • Guest Editor, IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man and Cybernetics, Part: B, on the Applications of Neural Networks to Systems, Man and Cybernetics, Vol. 28, N0. 4, August 1998. IF = 7.384 • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the International Journal of Communication Systems on Performance Evaluation of ATM Systems, Wiley, July/August 1998. IF= 1.717 • Guest Editor, Simulation Journal, Special Issue on the Performance Evaluation of Computer Systems and Networks, The Society for Computer Simulation, May 1998. • Guest Editor, Journal of Computers & Electrical Engineering, Elsevier, Special Issue on Performance Evaluation of High-Performance Computer Systems, Elsevier, May 1999. • Editor, Proceedings of the 1999 SCS Summer Computer Simulation Conference, 656 Pages, SCS, 1999. • Editor, Proceedings of the 1999 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS'99, 414 Pages, SCS, 1999. • Editor, Proceedings of the 2000 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS'00, 570 Pages, SCS, 2000. • Editor, Proceedings of the 2001 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS'01, 634, Pages, SCS, 2001. (With Franco Davoli as Co- Editor) • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the Computer Communications Journal on the Performance Evaluation of Telecommunication Systems: Models, Issues and Applications, Elsevier, May 2001. IF = 3.338. • Guest Editor (with G. I. Papadimitriou and A. S. Pomportsis), Special Issue of the International Journal of Communication Systems on Advances in Optical Network: Architectures, Performance, and Protocols, Wiley, December 2001. IF= 1.717 • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the Transactions of the Society for Computer Simulation on the Performance Modeling and Simulation of ATM Systems and Networks, Part I, Vol. 78, No. 3, March 2002. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the Transactions of the Society for Computer Simulation on the Performance Modeling and Simulation of ATM Systems and Networks, Part II, Vol. 78, No. 4, April 2002. • Guest Editor (with G. I. Papadimitriou and A. S. Pomportsis), IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man and Cybernetics, Part: B, on Learning Automata: Theory, Paradigms and Applications, Vol. 32, No. 6, December 2002. IF = 7.384 • Guest Editor, Special Issue of Computer Communication Journal on Advances in Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunications Networking, Vol. 25, Issues 11-12, July 2002. IF = 3.338. • Editor, Proceedings of the 2002 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS'02, 989 Pages, SCS, 2002. (With Franco Davoli, Ibrahim Onyuksel and Raffaelle Bolla as Co-Editors). • Guest Editor, Special Issue of Computer Communication Journal on Recent Advances in Communications Networking, Vol. 26, No. 15, September 2003. IF = 3.338. • Co-Guest Editor, Special Issue of Performance Evaluation Journal on Performance Modeling and Evaluation of High-Performance Parallel and Distributed Systems, Elsevier, 2004. • Editor, Proceedings of the 2003 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS'03, 989 Pages, SCS, 2003. (With Franco Davoli, Erina Ferro, and Ibrahim Onyuksel as Co-Editors). • Guest Editor, Special Issue of Computer Communication Journal on Recent Advances in Computer Communications, September 2004. IF = 3.338. • Editor, Proceedings of the 2004 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and • Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS'04, 959 Pages, SCS, 2004. (With Abbas Jamalipour, and Franco Davoli as Co-Editors). • Editor, Proceedings of the 2005 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS'05, 962 Pages, SCS, 2005. (With Mario Marches, and Franco Davoli as Co-Editors). • Guest Editor, Special Issue Computer Communication Journal on Performance Evaluation of Wireless Networks and Communications, Elsevier, Vol. 29, No. 8, May 2006. IF = 3.338. • Guest Editor, Special Issue Simulation: Transactions of the Society for Modeling and Simulation International on Performance Evaluation of Wireless Systems, SCS, 2005. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of Computers & EE Journal on Recent Advances in Wireless Networks and Systems, Elsevier, Vol. 32, Nos. 1-3, January –May 2006. • Guest Editor, Special Issue Computer Communication Journal on Advances in Computer Communication Networks, 2006. IF = 3.338. • Editor, Proceedings of the 2006 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS'06, 630 Pages, SCS, 2006. (With Franco Davoli, Jose Marzo, and Ljiljana Trakovic as Co-Editors). • Editor, Proceedings of the 2006 International Conference on E-Business (ICE-B)-Part of IEEE ICETE 2006, 328 Pages, 2006. (With Joaquim Filipe and Thomas Greene). • Guest Editor, Special Issue Simulation: Transactions of the Society for Modeling and Simulation International on Recent Advances in Modeling and Simulation of Network Systems, SCS, Vol. 82, No. 6, June 2006. • Guest Editor, Special Issue Computer Communication Journal on Advances in Performance of Communication Networks,” to appear in July 2007. IF = 3.338. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of IEEE Systems Journal on “Recent Advances in Global Navigation and Communication Satellite Systems (GNCSS)” Vol. 2, No. 1, March 2008. IF = 4.3373.882. • Co-Editor, Proceedings of the 2006 International Symposium on Ad hoc and Ubiquitous Computing (ISAHUC 2006), Surathkal, Mangalore, India, Dec. 20-23. Published as a book by IEEE Press, 2007. • Editor, Proceedings of the 2007 International Conference on E-Business (ICE-B)-Part of IEEE ICETE 2007, 366 Pages, 2007. (With Joaquim Filipe). • Editor, Proceedings of the 2007 International Conference on Security and Cryptography, SCRYPT 2007, Part of IEEE ICETE 2007, 434, (With Joaquim Filipe). • Editor, Proceedings of the 2007 International Conference on Wireless Information Networks and Systems, WINSYS 2007, Part of IEEE ICETE 2007, 320 Pages, 2007. (With Joaquim Filipe). • Editor, Proceedings of the 2007 International Conference on Signal Processing and Multimedia Applications, SIGMAP 2007, Part of IEEE ICETE 2007, 471Pages, 2007. (With Joaquim Filipe). • Editor, Proceedings of the 2007 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS'07, 620 Pages, SCS, 2007. (With Jose Marzo, and Ljiljana Trajkovic as Co-Editors). • Guest Editor, Special Issue Simulation: Transactions of the Society for Modeling and Simulation International on Advances in Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SCS, Vol. 83, No.2, February 2007. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of IEEE Wireless Communications on "Medium Access Control Protocols for Wireless LANs", Dec 2008. IF = 8.972. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of IEEE Systems Journal on: "Recent Advances in Global Navigation and Communication Satellite Systems (GNCSS)," Vol. 2, No. 1, March 2008. IF = 4.463. • Guest Editor, Special Issue Computer Communication Journal on Performance Evaluation of Communication Networks,” Vol. 31, No. 16, October 2008. IF = 3.338. • Guest Editor, Special Issue Simulation: Transactions of the Society for Modeling and Simulation International on Modeling and Simulation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SCS, 2008. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the Wiley Security and Communications Networks Journal on "Security in Wireless Sensor Networks," December 2008. IF = 1.067. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the International Journal of Communication Networks and Distributed Systems (IJCNDS) on the Techniques and Protocols for Merging Wireless and Mobility Services 3rd Quarter 2009. • Guest Editor, Special Issue Simulation: Transactions of the Society for Modeling and Simulation International on Advances in Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SCS, 2009. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the International Journal of Communication Networks and Distributed Systems (IJCNDS) on Performance Evaluation of Computer Networks and Parallel Systems, 3rd Quarter 2009. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man and Cybernetics (SMC)- Part B on International Journal of Communication Networks and Distributed Systems • (IJCNDS) on Adaptive and Learning Systems, 2009. • Editor, Proceedings of the 2008 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS'08, 650 Pages, SCS, 2008. (With Jose Marzo, and Helena Szczerbicka as Co-Editors). • Editor, Proceedings of the 2009 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS'09, 620 Pages, SCS, 2009. (With Jose Marzo, and Sevi Sevillano as Co-Editors). • Editor, Proceedings of the 2008 International Conference on Wireless Information Networks and Systems, WINSYS 2008, Part of IEEE ICETE 2008, 350 Pages, 20087. (With Rafael Caldeirinha). • Editor, Proceedings of the 2009 International Conference on Wireless Information Networks and Systems, WINSYS 2009, Part of IEEE ICETE 2009, 2009, (With Rafael Caldeirinha). • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the Journal of Networks, (JNW) on Performance Evaluation of Computer Networks, 3rd Quarter 2009. • Guest Editor, Special Issue Simulation: Transactions of the Society for Modeling and Simulation International on Advances in Performance Evaluation of Computer Systems and Networks, SCS, 2010. • Guest Editor, Special Issue/Fast Track, Computer Communications Journal on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Communication Systems, Elsevier, 2010. IF = 3.338. • Editor, Proceedings of the 2010 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS'109, 451 Pages, SCS, 2010, (With Jose Marzo, Sevi Sevillano, and Rafaele Bola as Co-Editors). ISBN: 978-1-56555-341-5. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the Journal of Networks, (JNW) on Performance Evaluation of Communication Networking, 2010. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the Journal of Internet Technology, JIT, on Performance Evaluation of Computer Systems, 2011. • Editor, Proceedings of the 2011 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS' 2011, SCS. (With Sevi Sevillano, and Rafaele Bola as Co-Editors). • Editor, Proceedings of the International Conference on Data Communication Networking and International Conference on Optical Communication Systems, DCNET & OPTICS, SciTePress 2011. (with José Luis Sevillano, and Eusebi Calle Ortega). • Editor, Proceedings of the International Conference on Wireless Information Networks and Systems, WINSYS, SciTePress 2011. (With Rafael F. S. Caldeirinha). • Editor, Proceedings of the 2012 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS' 2012. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the Journal of Networks, (JNW) on Performance Evaluation of Computer Networks, 2012. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the IET Communications on Energy-Aware Wireless Network Protocols,” 2012. (With Petros Nicopolitidis and Sanjay K. Dhurandher). • Guest Editor, Special Issue of International Journal of Computer Mathematics, Taylor & Francis, Advanced Computer Mathematics based Cryptography and Security Technologies, 2013. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the Journal of Networks, (JNW) on Selected Papers from ICETE 2013. • Editor, Proceedings of the 2013 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS' 2013. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the Journal of Networks, (JNW) on Selected Papers form SIMULTECH 2013. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the Journal of Simulation (JoS) on Challenges in Modeling and Simulation, 2013. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the Journal of Security and Communications Networks, Wiley, 2014. IF = 1.067. • Guest Editor (with Robert Hsu) of the Special Issue of Journal of Information System Frontiers (Springer) on Dynamic Intelligence Towards Merging Cloud and Communication Services. • Guest Editor (with J. Park and V. Loia of the Special Issue of Journal of Systems Architectures on Smart devices and Spaces for Pervasive Computing, Elsevier, Volume 60, No. 8, September 2014. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the Journal of Networks, (JNW) on Selected Papers from CITS 2015. • Gest Editor with James Park and Han-Chieh Chao, Special issue of Springer Wireless Personal Communications journal on User Experience and Quality-of-Service in Internet of Things: Practice and Trends, Vol. 91, Dec 2016. • Editor, Proceedings of the 2013 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS' 2013. • Editor, Proceedings of the 2014 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS' 2014. • Editor, Proceedings of the 2015 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS' 2015. • Editor, Proceedings of the 2016 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS' 2016. • Editor, Proceedings of the 2017 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS' 2017. • Gust Editor, Special Issue of IEEE Access on Security and Privacy for Vehicular Social Networks, 2017. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of Special Issue of Elsevier Computer Communication Journal on Energy-aware Design for Sustainable 5G Networks, 2017. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of Special Issue of IEEE China Communications on Fog Computing Enabled Internet of Everything, March 2019. • Member of International Advisory Board of Human-centric Computing and Information Sciences Journal, Springer, 2010-Present. • Advisory Editorial Board Member, International Journal of Information Technology, Communications and Convergence, IJITCC, Journal, Inderscience, 2009-Present (Founding Member). • International Advisory Board Member, International Journal of Wireless Networks and Broadband Technologies, 2009-Present. • Member of the Editorial Advisory Board, International Journal of BioSciences and Technology, 2008-Present. • Associate Editor, IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, Part A: Systems and Humans; 1992-2008. • Associate Editor, IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, Part B: Cybernetics; 1992-Present. • Member of the Editorial Board, Journal of Computer Science and Engineering, Philips Publishing, NJ, USA; 2007-Present. • Associate Editor, IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, Part Applications and Reviews, 1992-2004. • Area Editor for the Telecommunications and Networking Area, Simulation: Transactions of the Society for Modeling and Simulation International, Sage and SCS (2001-2005). • Editorial Advisory Board Member, International Journal of Information Technology, Communications and Convergence (IJITCC), Inderscience, 2009-Present. • Editorial Board Member, International Journal of Bioinformatics & Biological Systems (IJBBS) • Member of the Editorial Review Board, IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement, 1992-1999. • Member of the Editorial Board, ACM Applied Computing Review, 1992-1999. • Member of the Editorial Board, International Arab Journal on Information Technology, 2001-Present. • Member of the Editorial Board of the International Journal of Information Sciences and Computer Engineering (IJISCE), 2009-Present. • Advisory Editor, Human-centric Computing and Information Sciences (HCIS) Journal, Springer, 2011-Present. • Guest Editor, Special Issue on High Performance Computing/Computers, The Society for Computer Simulation monthly journal SIMULATION, Vol. 61, No. 3, September 1993. • Guest Editor, Special Issue on High Speed Networking, The Society for Computer Simulation monthly Journal, SIMULATION, Vol. 64, No.1, January 1995. • Guest Editor, Special Issue on Modeling and Simulation of Computer Systems and Networks, Part I: Networks, The Society for Computer Simulation monthly Journal, SIMULATION, Vol. 68, No. 1, January 1997. • Guest Editor, Special Issue on Modeling and Simulation of Computer Systems and Networks, Part II: Computer Systems, The Society for Computer Simulation monthly Journal, SIMULATION, Vol. 68, No. 4, April 1997. • Guest Editor, Special Issue on Performance Evaluation Issues and Applications in Telecommunications Systems, Computer Communications Journal, Elsevier, March 2001. IF = 3.338. • Editor, Proceedings of the 1997 SCS Summer Computer Simulation Conference, 957 Pages, SCS, 1997. • Editor, Proceedings of the 1998 SCS Summer Computer Simulation Conference, 696 Pages, SCS, 1998. • Editor, Proceedings of the 1998 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS'98, 352 Pages, SCS, 1998. • Guest Editor, IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man and Cybernetics, Part: B, on the Applications of Neural Networks to Systems, Man and Cybernetics, Vol. 28, N0. 4, August 1998. IF = 7.384 • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the International Journal of Communication Systems on Performance Evaluation of ATM Systems, Wiley, July/August 1998. IF= 1.717 • Guest Editor, Simulation Journal, Special Issue on the Performance Evaluation of Computer Systems and Networks, The Society for Computer Simulation, May 1998. • Guest Editor, Journal of Computers & Electrical Engineering, Elsevier, Special Issue on Performance Evaluation of High-Performance Computer Systems, Elsevier, May 1999. • Editor, Proceedings of the 1999 SCS Summer Computer Simulation Conference, 656 Pages, SCS, 1999. • Editor, Proceedings of the 1999 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS'99, 414 Pages, SCS, 1999. • Editor, Proceedings of the 2000 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS'00, 570 Pages, SCS, 2000. • Editor, Proceedings of the 2001 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS'01, 634, Pages, SCS, 2001. (With Franco Davoli as Co- Editor) • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the Computer Communications Journal on the Performance Evaluation of Telecommunication Systems: Models, Issues and Applications, Elsevier, May 2001. IF = 3.338. • Guest Editor (with G. I. Papadimitriou and A. S. Pomportsis), Special Issue of the International Journal of Communication Systems on Advances in Optical Network: Architectures, Performance and Protocols, Wiley, December 2001. IF= 1.717 • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the Transactions of the Society for Computer Simulation on the Performance Modeling and Simulation of ATM Systems and Networks, Part I, Vol. 78, No. 3, March 2002. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the Transactions of the Society for Computer Simulation on the Performance Modeling and Simulation of ATM Systems and Networks, Part II, Vol. 78, No. 4, April 2002. • Guest Editor (with G. I. Papadimitriou and A. S. Pomportsis), IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man and Cybernetics, Part: B, on Learning Automata: Theory, Paradigms and Applications, Vol. 32, No. 6, December 2002. IF = 7.384 • Guest Editor, Special Issue of Computer Communication Journal on Advances in Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunications Networking, Vol. 25, Issues 11-12, July 2002. IF = 3.338. • Editor, Proceedings of the 2002 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS'02, 989 Pages, SCS, 2002. (With Franco Davoli, Ibrahim Onyuksel and Raffaelle Bolla as Co-Editors). • Guest Editor, Special Issue of Computer Communication Journal on Recent Advances in Communications Networking, Vol. 26, No. 15, September 2003. IF = 3.338. • Co-Guest Editor, Special Issue of Performance Evaluation Journal on Performance Modeling and Evaluation of High-Performance Parallel and Distributed Systems, Elsevier, 2004. • Editor, Proceedings of the 2003 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS'03, 989 Pages, SCS, 2003. (With Franco Davoli, Erina Ferro, and Ibrahim Onyuksel as Co-Editors). • Guest Editor, Special Issue of Computer Communication Journal on Recent Advances in Computer Communications, September 2004. IF = 3.338. • Editor, Proceedings of the 2004 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and • Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS'04, 959 Pages, SCS, 2004. (With Abbas Jamalipour, and Franco Davoli as Co-Editors). • Editor, Proceedings of the 2005 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS'05, 962 Pages, SCS, 2005. (With Mario Marches, and Franco Davoli as Co-Editors). • Guest Editor, Special Issue Computer Communication Journal on Performance Evaluation of Wireless Networks and Communications, Elsevier, Vol. 29, No. 8, May 2006. IF = 3.338. • Guest Editor, Special Issue Simulation: Transactions of the Society for Modeling and Simulation International on Performance Evaluation of Wireless Systems, SCS, 2005. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of Computers & EE Journal on Recent Advances in Wireless Networks and Systems, Elsevier, Vol. 32, Nos. 1-3, January –May 2006. • Guest Editor, Special Issue Computer Communication Journal on Advances in Computer Communication Networks, 2006. IF = 3.338. • Editor, Proceedings of the 2006 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS'06, 630 Pages, SCS, 2006. (With Franco Davoli, Jose Marzo, and Ljiljana Trakovic as Co-Editors). • Editor, Proceedings of the 2006 International Conference on E-Business (ICE-B)-Part of IEEE ICETE 2006, 328 Pages, 2006. (With Joaquim Filipe and Thomas Greene). • Guest Editor, Special Issue Simulation: Transactions of the Society for Modeling and Simulation International on Recent Advances in Modeling and Simulation of Network Systems, SCS, Vol. 82, No. 6, June 2006. • Guest Editor, Special Issue Computer Communication Journal on Advances in Performance of Communication Networks,” to appear in July 2007. IF = 3.338. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of IEEE Systems Journal on “Recent Advances in Global Navigation and Communication Satellite Systems (GNCSS)” Vol. 2, No. 1, March 2008. IF = 4.3373.882. • Co-Editor, Proceedings of the 2006 International Symposium on Ad hoc and Ubiquitous Computing (ISAHUC 2006), Surathkal, Mangalore, India, Dec. 20-23. Published as a book by IEEE Press, 2007. • Editor, Proceedings of the 2007 International Conference on E-Business (ICE-B)-Part of IEEE ICETE 2007, 366 Pages, 2007. (With Joaquim Filipe). • Editor, Proceedings of the 2007 International Conference on Security and Cryptography, SCRYPT 2007, Part of IEEE ICETE 2007, 434, (With Joaquim Filipe). • Editor, Proceedings of the 2007 International Conference on Wireless Information Networks and Systems, WINSYS 2007, Part of IEEE ICETE 2007, 320 Pages, 2007. (With Joaquim Filipe). • Editor, Proceedings of the 2007 International Conference on Signal Processing and Multimedia Applications, SIGMAP 2007, Part of IEEE ICETE 2007, 471Pages, 2007. (With Joaquim Filipe). • Editor, Proceedings of the 2007 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS'07, 620 Pages, SCS, 2007. (With Jose Marzo, and Ljiljana Trajkovic as Co-Editors). • Guest Editor, Special Issue Simulation: Transactions of the Society for Modeling and Simulation International on Advances in Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SCS, Vol. 83, No.2, February 2007. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of IEEE Wireless Communications on "Medium Access Control Protocols for Wireless LANs", Dec 2008. IF = 8.972. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of IEEE Systems Journal on: "Recent Advances in Global Navigation and Communication Satellite Systems (GNCSS)," Vol. 2, No. 1, March 2008. IF = 4.463. • Guest Editor, Special Issue Computer Communication Journal on Performance Evaluation of Communication Networks,” Vol. 31, No. 16, October 2008. IF = 3.338. • Guest Editor, Special Issue Simulation: Transactions of the Society for Modeling and Simulation International on Modeling and Simulation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SCS, 2008. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the Wiley Security and Communications Networks Journal on "Security in Wireless Sensor Networks," December 2008. IF = 1.067. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the International Journal of Communication Networks and Distributed Systems (IJCNDS) on the Techniques and Protocols for Merging Wireless and Mobility Services 3rd Quarter 2009. • Guest Editor, Special Issue Simulation: Transactions of the Society for Modeling and Simulation International on Advances in Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SCS, 2009. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the International Journal of Communication Networks and Distributed Systems (IJCNDS) on Performance Evaluation of Computer Networks and Parallel Systems, 3rd Quarter 2009. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man and Cybernetics (SMC)- Part B on International Journal of Communication Networks and Distributed Systems • (IJCNDS) on Adaptive and Learning Systems, 2009. • Editor, Proceedings of the 2008 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS'08, 650 Pages, SCS, 2008. (With Jose Marzo, and Helena Szczerbicka as Co-Editors). • Editor, Proceedings of the 2009 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS'09, 620 Pages, SCS, 2009. (With Jose Marzo, and Sevi Sevillano as Co-Editors). • Editor, Proceedings of the 2008 International Conference on Wireless Information Networks and Systems, WINSYS 2008, Part of IEEE ICETE 2008, 350 Pages, 20087. (With Rafael Caldeirinha). • Editor, Proceedings of the 2009 International Conference on Wireless Information Networks and Systems, WINSYS 2009, Part of IEEE ICETE 2009, 2009, (With Rafael Caldeirinha). • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the Journal of Networks, (JNW) on Performance Evaluation of Computer Networks, 3rd Quarter 2009. • Guest Editor, Special Issue Simulation: Transactions of the Society for Modeling and Simulation International on Advances in Performance Evaluation of Computer Systems and Networks, SCS, 2010. • Guest Editor, Special Issue/Fast Track, Computer Communications Journal on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Communication Systems, Elsevier, 2010. IF = 3.338. • Editor, Proceedings of the 2010 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS'109, 451 Pages, SCS, 2010, (With Jose Marzo, Sevi Sevillano, and Rafaele Bola as Co-Editors). ISBN: 978-1-56555-341-5. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the Journal of Networks, (JNW) on Performance Evaluation of Communication Networking, 2010. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the Journal of Internet Technology, JIT, on Performance Evaluation of Computer Systems, 2011. • Editor, Proceedings of the 2011 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS' 2011, SCS. (With Sevi Sevillano, and Rafaele Bola as Co-Editors). • Editor, Proceedings of the International Conference on Data Communication Networking and International Conference on Optical Communication Systems, DCNET & OPTICS, SciTePress 2011. (with José Luis Sevillano, and Eusebi Calle Ortega). • Editor, Proceedings of the International Conference on Wireless Information Networks and • Systems, WINSYS, SciTePress 2011. (With Rafael F. S. Caldeirinha). • Editor, Proceedings of the 2012 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS' 2012. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the Journal of Networks, (JNW) on Performance Evaluation of Computer Networks, 2012. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the IET Communications on Energy-Aware Wireless Network Protocols,” 2012. (With Petros Nicopolitidis and Sanjay K. Dhurandher). IF= 1.061. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of International Journal of Computer Mathematics, Taylor & Francis, Advanced Computer Mathematics based Cryptography and Security Technologies, 2013. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the Journal of Networks, (JNW) on Selected Papers from ICETE 2013. • Editor, Proceedings of the 2013 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS' 2013. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the Journal of Networks, (JNW) on Selected Papers form SIMULTECH 2013. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the Journal of Simulation (JoS) on Challenges in Modeling and Simulation, 2013. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the Journal of Security and Communications Networks, Wiley, 2014. IF = 1.067. • Guest Editor (with Robert Hsu) of the Special Issue of Journal of Information System Frontiers (Springer) on Dynamic Intelligence Towards Merging Cloud and Communication Services. • Guest Editor (with J. Park and V. Loia of the Special Issue of Journal of Systems Architectures on Smart devices and Spaces for Pervasive Computing, Elsevier, Volume 60, No. 8, September 2014. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of the Journal of Networks, (JNW) on Selected Papers from CITS 2015. • Guest Editor with James Park and Han-Chieh Chao, Special issue of Springer Wireless Personal Communications journal on User Experience and Quality-of-Service in the Internet of Things: Practice and Trends, Vol. 91, Dec 2016. • Editor, Proceedings of the 2013 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS' 2013. • Editor, Proceedings of the 2014 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS' 2014. • Editor, Proceedings of the 2015 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS' 2015. • Editor, Proceedings of the 2016 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS' 2016. • Editor, Proceedings of the 2017 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS' 2017. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of IEEE Access on Security and Privacy for Vehicular Social Networks, 2017 • Guest Editor, Special Issue of Special Issue of Elsevier Computer Communication Journal on Energy-aware Design for Sustainable 5G Networks, 2017. IF = 3.338. • Guest Editor, Special Issue of Special Issue of IEEE China Communications on Fog Computing Enabled Internet of Everything, March 2019.
Prof. Obaidat has published to date about One Thousand (1,000) refereed technical articles-About half of them are refereed scholarly journal/transaction articles, over 70 books, and about 70 Book Chapters. Sample of Selected Refereed Scholarly International Transactions/Journal Articles. • M. S. Obaidat and B. Sadoun," Verification of Computer Users Using Keystroke Dynamics", IEEE Trans. on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, Part B, Vol. 27, No. 2, pp. 261-269, April 1997. • M. S. Obaidat and H. Khalid," Estimating Neural Networks-Based Algorithm for Adaptive Cache Replacement,” IEEE Trans. on Systems, Man and Cybernetics, Part B: Cybernetics, Vol. 28, No. 4, pp. 602-611, August 1998. • M. S. Obaidat," Artificial Neural Networks to Systems, Man and Cybernetics: Characteristics, Structures, and Applications", IEEE Trans. On Systems, Man and Cybernetics, Part B: Cybernetics, Vol. 28, No. 4, pp. 489-495, August 1998. • H. Khalid and M. S. Obaidat, “Application of Neural Networks to Cache Replacement,” Neural Computing & Applications Journal, Springer, Vol. 8, pp. 246-256, August 1999. • M. S. Obaidat and D. S. Abu-Saymeh, “ A Real-time Video Pattern Generator for Use in Ophthalmology,” Journal of Medical Engineering & Technology, Taylor & Francis, Vol. 23, No. 4, pp. 127-143, July/August 1999. • M. S. Obaidat, G. I. Papadimitriou, and A. S. Pomportsis, “An Efficient Adaptive Bus Arbitration Scheme for Scalable Shared-Medium ATM Switches,” Computer Communications Journal, Elsevier, Vol. 24, No. 9, pp. 790-797, May 2001. • M. S. Obaidat, M. Suhail and B. Sadoun,” An Intelligent Simulation Methodology to Characterize Defects in Materials,” Information Sciences Journal, Elsevier, Vol. 137, Nos. 1-4, pp. 33-41, 2001. • M. S. Obaidat, G. I. Papadimitriou and A. S. Pomportsis,” Learning Automata: Theory, Paradigms and Applications,” IEEE Transaction on Systems, Man and Cybernetics-Part B, Vol. 32, No. 6, pp. 706-709, December 2002. • M. S. Obaidat, G. I. Papadimitriou, and A. S. Pomportsis,” Learning Automata-Based Bus Arbitration for Shared-Medium ATM Switches,” IEEE Transaction on Systems, Man and Cybernetics-Part B, Vol. 32, No. 6, pp. 815-820, December 2002. • G. I. Papadimitriou, M. S. Obaidat, and A. S. Pomportsis,” On the Use of Learning Automata in the Control of Broadcast Network: A Methodology,” IEEE Transaction on Systems, Man and Cybernetics-Part B, Vol. 32, No. 6, pp. 781-790, December 2002. • M. S. Obaidat, G. I. Papadimitriou and A. S. Pomportsis,” Learning Automata: Theory, Paradigms and Applications,” IEEE Transaction on Systems, Man and Cybernetics-Part B, Vol. 32, No. 6, pp. 706-709, December 2002. • M. S. Obaidat, G. I. Papadimitriou, and A. S. Pomportsis,” Learning Automata-Based Bus Arbitration for Shared-Medium ATM Switches,” IEEE Transaction on Systems, Man and Cybernetics-Part B, Vol. 32, No. 6, pp. 815-820, December 2002. • M. S. Obaidat, G. I. Papadimitriou and A. S. Pomportsis,” Learning Automata: Theory, Paradigms and Applications,” IEEE Transaction on Systems, Man and Cybernetics-Part B, Vol. 32, No. 6, pp. 706-709,December 2002. • M. S. Obaidat, G. I. Papadimitriou, and A. S. Pomportsis,” Learning Automata-Based Bus Arbitration for Shared-Medium ATM Switches,” IEEE Transaction on Systems, Man and Cybernetics-Part B, Vol. 32, No. 6, pp. 815-820, December 2002. • M. S. Obaidat, and S. Obeidat,” Modeling and Simulation of Adaptive ABR Voice Over ATM Networks,” Simulation: Transactions of the Society for Modeling and Simulation International, SCS, Vol. 78, No. 3, pp. 139-149, March 2002. • M. Suhail and M. S. Obaidat," Digital Watermarking-Based DCT and JPEG Model," IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement, Vol. 52, No. 5, pp. 1640-1647, October 2003. • M. A. Suhail, M. S. Obaidat, S. S. Ipson, and B. Sadoun, “A Comparative Study of Digital Watermarking in JPEG and JPEG 2000 Environments,” Information Sciences Journal, Elsevier, Vol. 151, pp. 93-105, 2003. • M. S. Obaidat, C. Ahmed, and N. Boudriga," DRA: A New Buffer Management Scheme for Wireless ATM Networking Using Aggregative Large Deviation Principle, Computer Communications Journal, Elsevier, Vol. 26, No. 7, pp. 708-717, May 2003. • P. Nicopolitidis, G.I. Papadimitriou, M.S. Obaidat, and A. S. Pomportsis, “ Economics of Wireless Networks,” Communications of ACM, ACM, Vol. 47, No. 4, pp. 83-86, April 2004. • N. Boudriga and M. S. Obaidat,” "Intelligent Agents on the Web: A Review" IEEE Computing in Science & Engineering, pp. 35-42, Vol. 6, No. 4, July/August 2004. • M. S. Obaidat, “Advances in Computer Communications,” Computer Communication Journal, Elsevier, Vol. 27, No. 12, pp. 1127-1130, July 2004. • G. I. Papadimitriou, M. S. Obaidat, A. S. Pomportsis,” On the Performance of Adaptive TDMA Protocols in WDM Passive Star Networks with Fixed Transmitters and Tunable Receivers,” Performance Evaluation Journal, North –Holland, Vol. 60, Nos. 1-4, pp. 189-199, May 2005. • M. Ould-Khaoua, H. Sarbazi-Azad and M.S. Obaidat,” Performance Modeling and Evaluation of High-performance Parallel and Distributed Systems,” Performance Evaluation Journal, North –Holland, Vol. 60, Nos. 1-4, pp. 1-4, May 2005. • N. Nicopolitidis, G. I. Papadimitriou, M. S. Obaidat, A. S. Pomportsis, “Carrier-Sense-assisted Adaptive learning MAC Protocols for Distributed Wireless LANs,” International Journal of Communication Systems, Wiley, Vol. 18, No. 7, pp. 657-669, October 2005. • M. S. Obaidat,” Performance Evaluation of Wireless and Communications Systems,” Computer Communications Journal, Elsevier, Vol. 29, pp. 923-925, 2006. • T. D. Lagkas, G. I. Papadimitriou, A. S. Pomportsis, and, M.S.Obaidat, “SQAP: A Simple QoS Supportive Adaptive Polling Protocol for Wireless LANs,” Computer Communications Journal, Elsevier, Vol. 29, No. 8, pp. 934-937, 2006. • F. Zarai, N. Boudriga, and M.S Obaidat, “Performance Evaluation of a Novel Scheme for QoS Provision in UTRA TDD,” Computer Communications Journal, Elsevier, Vol. 29, No. 8, pp. 969-982, 2006. • P. Nicopolitidis, G. I. Papadimitriou, M. S. Obaidat and A. S. Pomportsis, "Performance Optimization of an Adaptive Wireless Push System in Environments with Locality of Demand" Computer Communications journal, Elsevier, Vol. 29, No. 13-14, pp. 2542-2549, August 2006. • T. D. Legkas, G. I. Papadimitriou, M. S. Obaidat and A. S. Pomportsis,”SQAP: A Simple QoS Supportive Adaptive Polling Protocol for Wireless LANs,” Computer Communication Journal, Elsevier, Vol. 29, No. 8, pp. 934-937, May 2006. • F. Zarai, N. Boudriga, and M. S. Obaidat, «Performance Evaluation of a Novel Scheme for QoS Provision in UTRA TDD», Computer communication Journal, Elsevier, Vol. 29, No. 8, pp. 969-982, May 2006. • F. Zarai, N. Boudriga, and M.S. Obaidat,” WLAN-UMTS Integration: Architecture, Seamless Handoff, and Simulation Analysis,” Simulation: Transactions of the Society for Modeling and Simulation Journal, SCS, Vol. 82, No. 6, pp. 413-424, June 2006. • P. Nicopolitidis, G. I. Papadimitriou, M. S. Obaidat and A. S. Pomportsis,” A New High Rate Adaptive Wireless Data Dissemination Scheme,” Computer Communication Journal, Elsevier, Vol. 30, No. 5, pp. 957-964, March 2007. • M. S. Obaidat, Y. Khilifi, and N. Boudriga,” “Performance Analysis of a Dynamic QoS Scheme in Optical Label Switched Network,” Computer Communications Journal, Elsevier, Vol. 30, No. 16, pp. 3012-3026, 2006. • N. Boudirga, A. Lazzez, and M. S. Obaidat,” Absolute Transmission Delay Guarantee in Optical Burst-Switched Networks: A Scheme and Performance Evaluation,” Simulation: Transactions of the Society for Modeling and Simulation Journal, SCS, Vol. 83, No. 2, pp. 173-187, February 2007. • M. Hamdi and M. S. Obaidat, “WHOMoVeS: An Optimized Broadband Sensor Network for Military Vehicle Tracking,” International Journal of Communication Systems, Wiley, Vol. 21, No. 3, pp. 277-300, March 2008. • M. S. Obaidat, Y. Khilifi and N. Boudriga,” Performance Analysis of a Dynamic QoS in Optical Label Switched Network,” Computer Communications Journal, Elsevier, Vol. 29, No. 16, pp. 3021-3026, November 2007. • I. Woungang, S. Misra, and M. S. Obaidat,” On the Problem of Capacity Allocation and Flow Assignment in Self-Healing ATM Networks,” Computer Communications Journal, Elsevier, Vol. 29, No. 16, pp. 3169-3178, November 2007. • M. S. Obaidat, P. Nicopolitidis and Jung-Shian Li,” Medium Access Control Protocols for Wireless LANs,” IEEE Wireless Communications, pp. 20-22, Vol. 15, No. 1, Feb 2008. • M. S. Obaidat and M. Marchese,” “Recent Advances in Global Navigation and Communication Satellite Systems,” IEEE Systems Journal, Vol. 2, No. 1, pp. 6, March 2008. • M. Hamdi, N. Boudriga and M. S. Obaidat,” Bandwidth-Effective Design of a Satellite-Based Hybrid Wireless Sensor Network for Mobile Target Detection and Tracking”, IEEE Systems Journal, Vol. 2, No. 1, pp. 74-82, March 2008. • S. K. Dhurandher, S. Misra, M. S. Obaidat, N. Bhardwaj, P. Goyal, and S. Aggarwa,” Node Stability-Based Location Updating in Mobile Ad-Hoc Networks, IEEE Systems Journal, Vol. 2, No. 2, pp. 237-247, Feb 2008. • C. Ramachandran, M. S. Obaidat, S. Misra, and F. Pena-Mora,” A Secure, and Energy Efficient Scheme for Group-Based Routing in Heterogeneous Ad-Hoc Sensor Networks and Its Simulation Analysis,” Simulation: Transactions of the Society for Modeling and Simulation International, Vol. 84, No.2-3, pp. 131-146, Feb/March 2008. • S. Dhurandher, S. Misra, and M. S. Obaidat and S. Khairwal,” UWSim: A Simulator for Underwater Wireless Sensor Networks,” Simulation: Transactions of the Society for Modeling and Simulation International, SCS, Vol. 84, No. 7, pp. 327-338, July2008. Ranked No. 12 in the 50 Most-Frequently Read Articles in the 84 volumes of the Journal, according to the October 2008 statistics. • C. Ramachandra, M. S. Obaidat, S. Misra, and F. Pena-Mora, “A Secure and Energy-Efficient Scheme for Group-Based Routing in Heterogeneous Ad Hoc Sensor Networks and Its Simulation Analysis, “Simulation: Transactions of the Society for Modeling and Simulation International, SCS, Vol. 84, No. 2-3, pp. 131-146, February 2008. Ranked No. 16 in the 50 Most-Frequently Read Articles in the 84 volumes of the Journal, according to the July 2008 statistics. • S. Misra, K. Abraham, M. S. Obaidat, P. Krishna,” LAID: A Learning Automata Based Scheme for Intrusion Detection in Wireless Sensor Networks” Security and Communications Networks, Wiley, Vol. 2, No. 2, pp. 105-115, March/April, 2009. • S. Dhurandher, S. Misra, M. S. Obaidat, and N. Gupta,” An Ant Colony Optimization Approach for Reputation and Quality-of-Service-Based Security in Wireless Sensor Networks, Security and Communications Networks, Wiley, Vol. 2, No. 2, pp. 215-224, March/April, 2009. • M. S. Obaidat, P. Nicopolitidis, and J-S Li,” Security in Wireless Sensor Networks,” Security and Communications Networks, Wiley, Vol. 2, No. 2, pp. 101-103, March/April, 2009. • S. Dhurandher, M. S. Obaidat, S. Misra and S. Khairwal,”Efficient Data Acquisition in Underwater Wireless Sensor Ad-Hoc Networks,” IEEE Wireless Communications, Vol. 16, No. 6, pp. 70-78, December 2009. • P. G. Sarigiannidis, S. G. Petridou, G. I. Papadimitriou1, M. S. Obaidat, and A. S. Pomportsis,” Supporting Quality-of-Service Scheduling TT-FR WDM System,” IEEE Systems Journal, Vol.2, No. 4, pp. 525-535, December 2008. • M. S. Obaidat, O. Lazzez, and N. Boudriga “Improving TCP QoS over OBS Networks: A Scheme Based on Optical Segment,” Simulation: Transactions of the Society for Modeling and Simulation International, 2008. • S. Misra, V. Tiwari, M. S. Obaidat, “ LACAS: Learning Automata-Based Congestion Avoidance Scheme for Healthcare Wireless Sensor Networks,” IEEE Journal on Selected Area on Communications (JSAC), Vol. 27, No. 4, pp. 466-479, May 2009. [Featured in IEEE ComSoc Technology News, July 2013]. • C. K. Liaskos, S. G. Petridou1, G. I. Papadimitriou1, P. Nicopolitidis, M. S. Obaidat, and A. S. Pomportsis,” Clustering-driven Wireless Data Broadcasting,” IEEE Wireless Communications, Vol. 16, No. 6, pp. 80-87, December 2009. • S. Misra, S. K. Dhurandher, M. S. Obaidat, N. Nangia, N. Bhardwaj, P. Goyal, and S. Aggarwal, “Node Stability based location updating in MANETs”, IEEE Systems Journal, Vol. 2 No. 2, pp. 237 – 247, June 2008. • M. K. Denko, J. Tian, T. K. Nkwe and M. S. Obaidat, “Cluster-Based Cross-Layer Design for Cooperative Caching in Mobile Ad Hoc Networks “ IEEE Systems Journal, Vol. 3, No.4, pp. 499-508, December 2009. • M. S. Obaidat and M. Sundararajan,” New Enhancements to the SOCKS Communication Network Security Protocol: Schemes and Performance Evaluation,” Journal of Systems and Software, Elsevier, Vol. 82, No. 12, pp. 1941-1949, December 2009. • M. S. Obaidat and T. Guelzim, “A Counter Disassociation Mechanism (CDM) for Wireless Local Area Networks and Its Performance Simulation Analysis,” IEEE Systems Journal, Vol.4, No. 1, pp. 57-64, March 2010. • P. V. Krishna, S. Misra, M. S. Obaidat, V. Saritha,” Virtual Backoff Algorithm: An Enhancement to 802.11 Medium Access Control to Improve the Performance of Wireless Networks,” IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, Vol. 59, No. 3, pp. 1068-1075, March 2010. • W. Abdallah, M. Hamdi, N. Boudriga and M. S. Obaidat,” Contention Resolution for Transmission Control Protocol over Optical Burst-Switching Networks Using Random Segment Dropping, ,” Simulation: Transactions of the Society for Modeling and Simulation International, Vol. 86, No. 4, pp. 217-227, 2010. • M. S. Obaidat, S. Misra, S. Dhurandher, K. Verma and P. Gupta,” A Low-Overhead Fault-Tolerant Routing Algorithm for Mobile Ad-Hoc Networks: A Scheme and Its Simulation Analysis,” Simulation Modeling Practice and Theory Journal, Elsevier, Vol. 18, No. 5, pp. 637-649, 2010. • M. S. Obaidat, S. Misra and G. I. Papadimitriou,” Adaptive and Learning Systems, (ALS),” IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics (SMC), Part B Vol. 40, No. 1, pp. 2-5, February 2010. • S. Misra, J. Oommen, S. Yanamandra, and M. S. Obaidat,” Random Early Detection for Congestion Avoidance in Wired Networks: A Discretized Pursuit Learning-Automata-Like Solution,” IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics (SMC)-Part B, Vol. 40, No. 1, pp. 66-76, February 2010. • M. S. Obaidat and T. Guelzim,” A Counter Disassociation Mechanism (CDM) for Wireless LANs: A Scheme and Its Performance Evaluation,” IEEE Systems Journal, Vol. 4, No. 1, pp. 57-64, March 2010. • P. G. Sarigiannidis, S. Petridou, G. I. Papadimitriou, and M. S. Obaidat,” IGFS: A New MAC Protocol for Dynamic Bandwidth Allocation on WDM-EPON,” IEEE Systems Journal, Vol. 4, No. 1, pp. 49-56, March 2010. • A. Marco, R. Casas, J. L. Sevillano, V. Coarasa, A. Asensio and M.S. Obaidat,” Synchronization of Multi-hop Wireless Sensor Networks at the Application layer,” IEEE Wireless Communications, Vol. 18, No. 1, pp. 82-88, Feb 2011. • I. Traore, I. Woungang, B. Khalilian, M. S. Obaidat, and A. Ahmed,” Dynamic Sample Size Detection in Learning Command Line Sequence for Continuous Authentication,” IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man andCybernetics- Part B, Vol. 42, No. 5, pp. 1343-1356, 2012. • S. Misra, V. Saritha, P. Venkata Krishna, and M. S. Obaidat,” Learning Automata as an Utility for Power Management in Smart Grids,” IEEE Communications, Vol. 51, No. 1, pp. 98-104, January 2013. • B. Sayed, I. Traor’e, I. Woungang, and M. S. Obaidat,” Biometric Authentication using Mouse Gesture Dynamics,” IEEE Systems Journal, Vol. 7, No. 2, pp. 262-274, Feb 2013. • S. Misra, S. Das, M. Khatua, and M. S. Obaidat, “QoS-Guaranteed Bandwidth Shifting and Redistribution in Mobile Cloud Environment,” IEEE Transactions on Cloud Computing, Vol. 2, No. 2, pp. 181-193, 2014. • S. Misra, V. Krishna, K. Kalaiselvan, V. Saritha and M. S. Obaidat,” Learning Automata-Based QoS Framework for Cloud IaaS,’ IEEE Transactions on Network and Service Management, Vol. 11, No. 1, pp. 15 – 24, 2014. • P. Nicopolitidis, M. S. Obaidat, G. Papadimitriou, P. Sarigiannidis,” A Learning-Automata-based Cognitive MAC Protocol for Bursty PU Environments,” Submitted to IEEE Communications Letters, 2014. • S. Misra, S. Das, M. Khatua, and M. S. Obaidat, “QoS-Guaranteed Bandwidth Shifting and Redistribution in Mobile Cloud Environment,” IEEE Transactions on Cloud Computing, Vol. 2, No. 2, pp. 181-193, 2014. • Misra, S. Das, and M. S. Obaidat, “Context-Aware Quality of Services in Wireless Sensor Networks," IEEE Communications, Vol. 52, No. 6, pp. 16-23, 2014. • S. Sarkar, S. Misra, B. Bandyopadhyay, C. Chakraborty, and M. S. Obaidat,” Performance Analysis of IEEE 802.15.6 MAC Protocol Under Non-ideal Channel Conditions and Saturated Traffic Regime" IEEE Transactions on Computers, Vol. 64, No. 10, pp. 2912-2925, 2015. • N. Kumar, S. Misra, J. Rodrigues, J-Y. Lee, M. S. Obaidat, N. Chilamkurti, “Playing the Smart Grid Game: Performance Analysis of Intelligent Energy Harvesting and Traffic Flow Forecasting for Plug-In Electric Vehicles,” IEEE Vehicular Technology Magazine,” Vol. 10, No. 4, pp. 81-92, Dec 2015. • S. Misra, S. Goswami, A. Mukherjee and M. S. Obaidat,” A PKI Adapted Model for Secure Information Dissemination in Industrial Control and Automation 6LoWPANs,” IEEE Access, Vol. 3, pp. 875-889, May 2015. • S. N. Das, S. Misra, B. E. Wolfinger and M. S. Obaidat,” Temporal-Correlation Aware Dynamic Self-Management of Wireless Sensor Networks" IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics, Vol. 12, No. 6, pp. 2127 – 2138, Dec 2016. • T. Maitra, M. S. Obaidat, SK. Isalm, D. Giri and R. Amin,” Security analysis and Design of an Efficient ECC-based Two-Factor Password Authentication Scheme" accepted in Security and Communication Networks Journal, Wiley, Vol. 9, pp. 4166-4188, Nov 2016. • K. B. Ali, F. Zarai, M. S. Obaidat, L. Kamoun,”Enhanced IEEE 802.21 HandoverDesign for QoS Support in Next Generation Wireless Networks,” Ad Hoc & Sensor Wireless Networks Journal, Vol. 34, No. 1-4, pp. 221-243, 2016. • N. Kumar, R. Iqbal, S, Misra, J. Rodrigues, and M. S. Obaidat“ Bayesian Cooperative Coalition Game as-a-Service for RFID-Based Secure QoS Management in Mobile Cloud,” IEEE Transactions on Emerging Topics in Computing, 2017.DOI: 10.1109/TETC.2016.2529850. • S. Moulik, S. Misra and M. S. Obaidat,” "SMART-EVAC: A Big Data-based Decision Making System for Emergency Evacuation", IEEE Cloud Computing Journal, Vol. 2, No. 3, pp. 58-65, 2015. (Selected as “Featured Article”). • Z. Ning, F. Xia, X. Hu, Z. Chen, and M. S. Obaidat, “Social-oriented AdaptiveTransmission in Opportunistic Internet of Smartphones, “ IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics, Vol. 13, No. 2, pp. 810-820, 2017. • Z. Ning, X. Hu, Z. Chen, M. Zhou, B. Hu, J. Cheng, and M. S. Obaidat,” A Cooperative Quality-aware Service Access System for Social Internet of Vehicles,” IEEE Internet of Things Journal, 2017. DOI: 10.1109/JIOT.2017.2764259. • C-L. Lin, J. Zhou, C. Guo, H. Song, G. Wu, and M. S. Obaidat,” TSCA: A Temporal- Spatial Real-Time Charging Scheduling Algorithm for On-Demand Architecture in Wireless Rechargeable Sensor Networks,” IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, Vol. 17, No. 1, pp. 211-224, 2018. • S. N. Das, S. Misra, B. E. Wolfinger and M. S. Obaidat,” Temporal-Correlation Aware Dynamic Self-Management of Wireless Sensor Networks, “ IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, , Vol. 12, No. 6, pp. 2127-2138, July 2016. • S. Das, S. Misra and M. S. Obaidat,” Quality-assured Secured Load Sharing in Mobile Cloud Networking Environment" IEEE Transactions on Cloud Computing, 2017. DOI: 10.1109/TCC.2015.2457416. • Z. Ning, F. Xia, X. Hu, Z. Chen, and M. S. Obaidat, “Social-oriented Adaptive Transmission in Opportunistic Internet of Smartphones, “ IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics, Vol. 13, No. 2, pp. 810-820, 2017. • N. Kumar, R. Iqbal, S, Misra, J. Rodrigues, and M. S. Obaidat“ Bayesian Cooperative Coalition Game as-a-Service for RFID-Based Secure QoS Management in Mobile Cloud,” IEEE Transactions on Emerging Topics in Computing, 2017. DOI: 10.1109/TETC.2016.2529850. • S. Moulik, S. Misra and M. S. Obaidat,” "SMART-EVAC: A Big Data-based Decision Making System for Emergency Evacuation", IEEE Cloud Computing Journal, Vol. 2, No. 3, pp. 58-65, 2015. (Selected as “Featured Article”). • P. Kar, S. Misra and M. S. Obaidat,” RILoD: Reduction of Information Loss in a Self Adaptive WSN System in the Presence of Dumb Nodes,” IEEE Systems Journal, 2018. Digital Object Identifier: 10.1109/JSYST.2017.2780264. • Z. Chen, Z. Ning, Q. Xiong, and M. Obaidat, “A Collaborative Filtering Recommendation based Differentiated Access Service Selection Scheme in Large-Scale WLANs,” IEEE Systems Journal, DOI: 10.1109/JSYST.2016.2542179, 2016. • C. Lin, J. Zhou, C. Guo, H. Song, and M. S. Obaidat,” SCA: A Temporal-Spatial Real-Time Charging Scheduling Algorithm for On-Demand Architecture in Wireless Rechargeable Sensor Networks” IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, 2017. Print ISSN: 1536-1233, Online ISSN: 1536-1233, Digital Object Identifier: 10.1109/TMC.2017.2703094. • Z. Ning, X. Hu, Z. Chen, M. Zhou, B. Hu, J. Cheng, and M. S. Obaidat,” A Cooperative Quality-aware Service Access System for Social Internet of Vehicles,” IEEE Internet of Things Journal, 2017. DOI: 10.1109/JIOT.2017.2764259. • 81. C-L. Lin, J. Zhou, C. Guo, H. Song, G. Wu, and M. S. Obaidat,” TSCA: A Temporal-Spatial Real-Time Charging Scheduling Algorithm for On-Demand Architecture in Wireless Rechargeable Sensor Networks,” IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, Vol. 17, No. 1,pp. 211-224, 2018. • A. Mukherjee, S. Misra, V. Chandra, and M. S. Obaidat,” Resource-Optimized Multi-Armed Bandit Based Offload Path Selection in Edge UAV Swarms, “IEEE Journal of Internet of Things, 2018. 10.1109/JIOT.2018.2879459. • N. Kumar, R. Iqbal, S, Misra, J. Rodrigues, and M. S. Obaidat“ Bayesian Cooperative Coalition Game as-a-Service for RFID-Based Secure QoS Management in MobileCloud,”IEEE Transactions on Emerging Topics in Computing, Vol. 6, No. 3. pp. 58-71, March 2018. DOI: 10.1109/TETC.2016.2529850. • P. Kar, S. Misra and M. S. Obaidat,” RILoD: Reduction of Information Loss in a Self- Adaptive WSN System in the Presence of Dumb Nodes,” IEEE Systems Journal, 2018. DOI: 10.1109/JSYST.2017.2780264. • Z. Ning and M. S. Obaidat,” Service Degradability Supported by Forecasting System in Optical Data Center Networks,“IEEE Systems Journal, 2018. DOI: 0.1109/JSYST.2018.2821714. • D. D. Puthal, M. S. Obaidat, P. Nanda, M. Prasad, S. P. Mohanty, A. Y. Zomaya,” Secure and Sustainable Load Balancing of Edge Data Centers in Fog Computing,” IEEE Communications Magazine, Vol. 56, No. 5, pp. 60-65, May 2018. • S. Tanwar, S. Tyagi, N. Kumar and M. S. Obaidat, “LA-MHR: Learning Automata Based Multi-level Heterogeneous Routing for Opportunistic Shared Spectrum Access to Enhance Lifetime of WSN”, IEEE Systems Journal, 2018. DOI: 10.1109/JSYST.2018.2818618. • H Mostafaei, MU Chowdhurry, and M. S. Obaidat,” Border Surveillance With WSN Systems in a Distributed Manner,” IEEE Systems Journal, 2018. DOI: 10.1109/JSYST.2018.2794583. • K. Ali, F. Zarai, R. Khdhir, M. S. Obaidat, and L Kamoun,” QoS Aware Predictive Radio Resource Management Approach Based on MIH Protocol,” IEEE Systems Journal, Vol. 12, No. 2, pp. 1862-1873, 2018. • P. Kar, A. Roy, S. Misra and M. S. Obaidat,” On the Effects of Communication Range Shrinkage of Sensor Nodes in Mobile Wireless Sensor Networks Due to Adverse Environmental Conditions,” IEEE Systems Journal, Vol. 12, No. 3, pp. 2048-2055, 2018. • S. Bera , S. Misra , S. K. Roy, and M. S. Obaidat, ,” Soft-WSN: Software-Defined WSN Management System for IoT Applications,” IEEE Systems Journal, Vol. 12, No. 3, pp. 2074-2081, 2018. • S. Misra and M. S. Obaidat,”Situation-Aware Protocol Switching in Software-Defined Wireless Sensor Network Systems,” IEEE Systems Journal, Vol. 12, No. 3, pp. 2535-2360, 2018. • Jindal, G. S. Aujla, N. Kumar, R. Chaudhary, M. S. Obaidat, and I. You,” SeDaTiVe: SDN-Enabled Deep Learning Architecture for Network Traffic Control in Vehicular Cyber-Physical Systems,” IEEE Networks, Vol. 32, No. 6, pp. 66-73, Nov/Dec 2018. DOI: 10.1109/MNET.2018.1800101. • S. Bera, S. Misra and M. S. Obaidat,” Mobi-Flow: Mobility-Aware Adaptive Flow-Rule Placement in Software-Defined Access Network,” IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, 2018. DOI: 10.1109/TMC.2018.2868932. • Y. Guo, Z. Mi, Y. Yang and M. S. Obaidat, "An Energy Sensitive Computation Offloading Strategy in Cloud Robotic Network Based On GA," IEEE Systems Journal, 2018. DOI: 10.1109/JSYST.2018.2830395. • D. Agarwal, P. Singh, D. Bhati, S. Kumari, and M. S. Obaidat, "Duality based Computational Method for Sum of Linear Fractional Multiobjective Optimization Problem using Branch and Bound" Soft Computing Journal, Springer, Vol. 23, No. 1, pp. 197-210, January 2019. • H. Sun, H. Lou, Y. Sun and M. S. Obaidat,” Reversible image mosaic technology providing large protection size and high image quality,” Ad Hoc & Sensor Wireless Networks Journal, Old City Publishing, Vol. 42, No. ¾, pp. 259-293, 2018. • A. Mukherjee, S. Misra, V. Chandra, and M. S. Obaidat,” Resource-Optimized Multi- Armed Bandit Based Offload Path Selection in Edge UAV Swarms, “IEEE Internet of hings Journal, Vol. 6, No. 3, pp. 4889-4896, 2019. 10.1109/JIOT.2018.2879459. • H. Sun, H. Luo, Y. Sun and M. S. Obaidat,” Reversible Image Mosaic Technology Providing Large Protection Size and High Image Quality,” Adhoc & Sensor Wireless Networks Journal, Old City Publishing, Vol. 42, No. ¾, pp. 259-293, 2018. • S. Tanwar, N. Kumar, S. Tyagi, and M. S. Obaidat,” TILAA: Tactile Internet-based Ambient Assistant Living in Fog Environment,” Future Generation Computer Systems Journal, Elsevier, Vol. 98, pp. 635-649, 2019. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.future.2019.01.035. • S. Das, S. Misra and M. S. Obaidat,” Quality-assured Secured Load Sharing in Mobile Cloud Networking Environment" IEEE Transactions on Cloud Computing, Vol. 7, No. 1, pp. 102-115, 2019. DOI: 10.1109/TCC.2015.2457416. • S. Tanwar, N. Kumar and M. S. Obaidat,” Fog Computing for Smart Grid Systems in 5G Environment: Challenges and Solutions” IEEE Wireless Communications Magazine, Vol. 26, No. 3, pp. 47-53, June 2019. • S. Garg, A. Sing, G. ujila, N. Kumar, K. Kaur, M. S. Obaidat, S. Batra,” Edge Computing-based Security Framework for Big Data Analytics in VANETs. IEEE Network,” IEEE Networks, Vol. 33, No. 2, pp. 72-81, March/April 2019. DOI: 10.1109/MNET.2019.1800239. • A. Mukherjee, P. Deb, D. De, and M. S. Obaidat, “WmA-MiFN: A Weighted Majority and Auction Game-based Green Ultra-Dense Micro-Femtocell Network Systems,” IEEE Systems Journal, 2019. • S. Ben Ameur, M. S. Obaidat, S. Smaoui and F. Zarai,”Secure Reactive Fast Proxy MIPv6-Based NEtwork MObility (SRFP-NEMO) for Vehicular Ad-hoc networks (VANETs),” Ad Hoc & Sensor Wireless Networks Journal, Old City Publishing, Vol. 44, No- 1-2, pp. 27-57, 2019. • H. Wei, H. Luo, Y. Sun, and M. S. Obaidat, “Cache-Aware Computation Offloading in IoT Systems,” IEEE Systems Journal, 2019. DOI:10.1109/JSYST.2019.2903293 • Y. Guo Y. Zhang, Z. Mi, Y. Yang and M. S. Obaidat,” Distributed Task Allocation Algorithm based on Connected Dominating Set for WSANs” Ad Hoc Networks Journal, Elsevier, Vol.89, pp. 107-118, June 2019. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.adhoc.2019.03.006. • X. Li, J Peng, M. S Obaidat, F Wu, M. K Khan, C Chen,” A Secure Three-Factor User Authentication Protocol with Forward Secrecy for Wireless Medical Sensor Network Systems,” IEEE Systems Journal, 2019. IF = 4.463. DOI: 10.1109/JSYST.2019.2899580. • Y. Xie, Y. Yang, Z. Mi, Y. Guo, and M. S. Obaidat,” Loosely Coupled Cloud Robotic Framework for QoS-Driven Resource Allocation based Web Service Composition,” IEEE Systems Journal, 2019. DOI: 10.1109/JSYST.2019.2904098. • Y. Guo, Z. Mi, Y. Yang and M. S. Obaidat, “An Energy Sensitive Computation Offloading Strategy in Cloud Robotic Network Based On GA,” IEEE Systems Journal, Vol.13, No. 3, pp. 3513-3523, 2019. DOI: 10.1109/JSYST.2018.2830395. • J. Vora, S. Kaneriya, S. Tanwar, S. Tyagi, N. Kumar, and M. S. Obaidat,” TILAA: Tactile internet-based Ambient assistant Living in Fog Environment,” accepted in Future Generation Computer Systems, Elsevier, Vol. 38, pp. 635-649, 2019. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.future.2019.01.035. • S. Misra and M. S. Obaidat,” MEGAN: Multipurpose Energy-Efficient, Adaptable, and Low-Cost Wireless Sensor Node for the Internet of Things,” IEEE Systems Journal, 2019. DOI: 10.1109/JSYST.2019.2920099. • B. Naik, M. S. Obaidat,J. Nayak, D. Pelusi, P. Vijaykumar, and SK. H. Islam” Intelligent Secure Ecosystem based on Meta-heuristic and Functional Link Neural Network for Edge-of-Things, accepted in IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics, 2019. • A.H. Sodhro, M. S. Obaidat, H. Abbasi, P. Pace, S. Pirbhulal, A. Yasar, G. Fortino, M. A. Imran, and M. Qaraqe,” Quality of Service Optimization in IoT Driven Intelligent Transportation System, accepted in IEEE Wireless Communication Magazine, 2019. • D. Agarwal, P. Sing, D. Bhati, S. Kumari, and M. S. Obaidat,” Duality-based branch-bound computational algorithm for sum-of-linear-fractional multi-objective optimization problem,” Soft Computing Journal, Springer, Vol. 23, No. 1, pp197-210, 2019. • Z. Ning, P. Dong, X. Wang, M. S. Obaidat, X. Hu, L. Guo, Y. Guo, J. Huang, B. Hu, and Y. Li,” When Deep Reinforcement Learning Meets 5G Vehicular Networks: A Distributed Offloading Framework for Traffic Big Data,” accepted in IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics, 2019. DOI: 10.1109/TII.2019.2937079. • W. B. Daoud, M. S. Obaidat, A. Meddeb Makhlouf1, F. Zarai1 and K-F. Hsiao,” TACRM: Trust Access Control and Resource Management Mechanism in Fog Computing,” Human Centric Computing and Information Science Journal, Springer, Vol. 9, No. 28, 2019. • V. Kumar, M. S. Obaidat, M. Azees, SK. H. Islam, and N. Kumar,”Efficient and Secure Anonymous Authentication with Location Privacy for IoT-based WBANs,” IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics, 2019. DOI: 10.1109/TII.2019.2925071. IF= 7.377. • A.Mukherjee,S. Misra, V. Santosh, P. Chandra and M. S. Obaidat,”Resource-Optimized Multiarmed Bandit-Based Offload Path Selection in Edge UAV Swarms,” IEEE Internet of Things Journal, Vol. 6, No. 3. pp. 4889-4896, 2019. • R. Talat, M. S. Obaidat, M. Muzammal, A. Hassan Z. Luo and S. Pirbhulal, “A decentralised approach to privacy preserving trajectory mining” Future Generation Computer Systems Journal, Elsevier, Vol. 102. pp. 382-392, January 2020. Sample Published Books: • Mohammad S. Obaidat, I. Traore and I. Woungang,” Biometric-based Physical and Cybersecurity Systems,” Springer, 2018. ISBN: 978-3-319-98734-7. • P. Venkata Krishna, G. Sasikumar and Mohammad S. Obaidat, “Internet of Things and Personalized Healthcare Systems,” Springer 2018. ISBN: 978-981-13-0866-6. • P. Venkata Kroshna, Sasikumar Gurumoorthy and Mohammad S. Obaidat,” Social Network Forensics, Cyber Security, and Machine Learning,” Springer 2018. ISBN-10: 9811314551, ISBN-13: 978-9811314551. • M. S. Obaidat and P. Nicopolitidis,” Smart Cities and Homes-Key Enabling Technologies,” Elsevier, 2016. Print ISBN: 978-0-12-803454-5, Electronic ISBN: 978-0-12-803463-7. • M. S. Obaidat and Sudip Misra,” Principles of Wireless Sensor Networks,” Cambridge University Press, 2014. ISBN-13: 9780521192477. • M. S. Obaidat, A. Anpalagan, and I. Woungang,” Handbook of Green Information and Communication Systems,” Elsevier, 2013. ISBN: 978-0-1241-5844-3. • M. S. Obaidat and N. Boudriga,” Fundamentals of Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunications Systems,” John Wiley & Sons, 2010. ISBN: 0471269832. • M. S. Obaidat and Mieso Denko, and Isaac Woungang, “Pervasive Computing and Networking” John Wiley & Sons, 2011. ISBN-10: 0-470-74772-2; ISBN-13: 978-0-470-74772-8. • M. S. Obaidat and Sudip Misra,” Cooperative Networking,” John Wiley & Sons, 2011. ISBN-10: 0-470-74915-6; ISBN-13: 978-0-470-74915-9. • M. S. Obaidat and N. Boudriga,” Security of e-Systems and Computer Networks,” Cambridge University Press, 2007. ISBN:13: 9780521837644. • P. Nicopolitidis, M. S. Obaidat and G. I. Papadimitriou,” Wireless Networks,” John Wiley & Sons, January 2003. ISBN: 0471269832. • G. I. Papadimitriou, P. A. Tsimoulas, M. S. Obaidat, A. S. Pomportsis,” Multiwavelength Optical LANs, “Wiley, October 2003. ISBN: 9780470851081. • M. S. Obaidat and G. I. Papadimitiou (Editors), “APPLIED SYSTEM SIMULATION: Methodologies and Applications,” Kluwer (Springer) 2003. ISBN: 1-4020-7603-7.
Graduate Students Supervision: Supervised numerous M.S. Theses and produced many Ph.D. dissertations. Former graduate students have been hired by universities and industry worldwide. Also, supervised many Senior Design Projects for Undergraduate Students.
• Fellow, The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, IEEE. • Received the IEEE ComSoc Technical Committee on Communication Software Technical Achievement Award for Contribution to Cybersecurity, Wireless Networks, Computer Networks, and Modeling and Simulation, Dec 2018. • Fellow, The Society for Modeling and Simulation International, SCS • Fulbright Distinguished Award, 2004/2005 • President, The Society for Modeling and Simulation International, SCS (2009-2011). • Chair of the Board of Directors, The Society for Modeling and Simulation International, SCS (2009-2011). • Received in 2014 the Life Time Achievement SCS Hall of Fame Award for the exceptional technical contribution to modeling and simulation and for the outstanding visionary leadership and dedication to increasing the effectiveness and broadening the applications of modeling and simulation worldwide. • Honorary Distinguished Professor, The Amity University- A Global Research University with campuses all over the world in cities such as London, New York, Singapore, Delhi/Noida, Kolkata, Dubai, Hyderabad, Chennai, Mumbai, Bangalore, Jaipur, Abu Dhabi, Mauritius, China, etc. • Member of the 2015 IEEE Computer Society (CS) Fellows Evaluation Committee • Received in 2012 the Prestigious SCS Presidential Award for the outstanding unique, long-term technical contributions and services to the profession and society. • Received in 2009 the Prestigious SCS McLeod Founder's Award in recognition of the outstanding technical and professional contributions to modeling and simulation. • Received in 2009 the Best Paper Award on the research paper titled “Cross-Layer Based Data in Mobile Ad Hoc Networks, Proceedings of the 2009 IEEE GLOBECOM 2009 Conference. • Received in 2009 the Best Paper Award on the research paper titled “Adaptive Learning System For Congestion Avoidance in Wireless Sensor Networks,” presented and published in the Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Computer Systems and Applications, AICCSA 2009. • Best Paper Award, IEEE 2011 IEEE International Conference on Data Communication Networking, (DCNET 2011) • Received in 2010 the IEEE Communications Society’s Outstanding Leadership Award for Distinguished contribution and leadership to the IEEE GLOBECOM- Communication Software, Services, and Multimedia Applications (CSSMA) Symposium. • Received the Outstanding Leadership Award from the IEEE International Conference on Internet of Things (iThings 2011). • Received in 2011 the FTRA Outstanding Leadership Award for Distinguished contribution and leadership to the 3rd FTRA International Conference on Computer Science and Its Applications (CSA 2011). • Received the Certificate of Honor and Appreciation from 2011 IEEE Asia-Pacific Services and Computing Conference (APSCC 2011). • Received the IEEE Outstanding Leadership Award for outstanding leadership on the success of 14th IEEE International Conference on Computer and Information Technology, CIT 2014, Sep 2014. • Received the Best Paper Award from the 2013 IEEE International Conference on Data Communication Networking, DCNET 2011 on the research paper entitled: • “Computational Intelligence Applied to Wildfire Prediction using Wireless Sensor Networks • Received the Best Paper Award from 2013 IEEE International Conference on Computer, Information and Telecommunication Systems, 2013 on the research paper entitled: “Learning Automata Based Sentiment Analysis for Recommender System on Cloud.” • Best Paper Award, IEEE 2015 IEEE International Conference on Computer, Information and Telecommunications Systems, (CITS 2015) on the research paper entitled: “Learning Automaton based Context Oriented Middleware Architecture for Precision Agriculture”. • Best Paper Award, IEEE 2016 IEEE International Conference on Computer, Information and Telecommunications Systems, (CITS 2016) on the research paper entitled: “A Min-Actor Algorithm for Connected Dominating Set Formation in WSAN.” • Best Paper Award, IEEE 2017 IEEE International Conference on Computer, Information and Telecommunications Systems, (CITS 2017) on the research paper entitled: “Application of Deep Learning to Sentiment Analysis for Recommender System on Cloud. ” • Best Paper Award, IEEE 2018 IEEE International Conference on Communications, ICC 2018 on a research paper entitled: “HyClass: Hybrid Classification Model for Anomaly Detection in Cloud Environment.” • Best Paper Award, IEEE Systems Journal on paper entitled: "Learning Automata-Based Fault-Tolerant System for Dynamic Autonomous Unmanned Vehicular Networks, 2018. • Best Paper Award, IEEE 2018 IEEE/SCS 2018 Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS 2018, on research paper entitled: “Performance Assessment of Dynamic Analysis Based Energy • Estimation Tools.” • Best Paper Award, IEEE Systems Journal on paper entitled: " Novel framework of risk-aware virtual network embedding in optical data center networks, “ 2019. • Best Paper Award, IEEE Systems Journal on paper entitled: " Soft-WSN: Software-Defined WSN Management System for IoT Application,” 2019 • Nominated Three Times for the Monmouth University Distinguished Teaching Award. • Founding Editor-in-Chief, Security and Privacy Journal, , Wiley, October, March 2017- Present. • Editor-in-Chief, International Journal of Communication Systems, Wiley, October 1997-Present. • Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Convergence, FTRA, 2010-Present. • Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Information Processing, KIPS, 2011-Present. • Editor, IEEE Wireless Communications. IF = 8.972. • Served as the Advisor of the President of Philadelphia University for Research, Development and Information Technology to the President of Philadelphia University, Dr. Adnan Badran who became the Prime Minister of Jordan in April 2004, Jordan (2004/2005). • Advisory Editor, Editor, and Associate Editor of many International Journals and Transactions. • Advisor for the President of Al-Balq’ Applied University (BAU)and Designer of the Software Engineering, Computer Engineering and Computer System Engineering curricula for BAU, 2004-2005. • Member of the International Advisory Board, Hashemite University, Jordan. • Member of the Advisory Board, Faculty of Information Technology Hashemite University, Jordan. • Consultant for the President of the University of Jordan on Curricula for the Faculty of Information Technology and Department of Computer Engineering, 2004. • Senior Vice President, The Society for Modeling and Simulation International, SCS (2006-2009) • Vice President of Membership, The Society for Modeling and Simulation International, SCS (2004-Present) • Vice President of Conferences, The Society for Modeling and Simulation International, SCS (2002-2004) • B.S.EE with Distinction, 3rd out of 240 Engineering Students. • Royal Endowment for Culture and Education (RECE) Scholarship to obtain M.S. and Ph.D. from The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio. • IEEE Recognition Certificate for Contribution to IEEE Computer Society. • SCS Recognition Certificate for Contribution to The Society for Computer Simulation. • IEEE Recognition Certificate for Contribution to IPCCC Conference. • Listed in numerous Who's Who listings such as Who is Who in Science and Engineering, Who's Who in the World, the 5,000 Personalities of the World, the Dictionary of International Biography, the Directory of Distinguished Leadership, Who is Who in America, Men of Achievement, Who's Who in the East, International Who's Who of Professionals, International Who's Who of Contemporary Achievements, Outstanding People of the 20th Century, Man of the Year, Who is Who in Information Technology, Research Board Advisor, 2000 Outstanding Scholars of the 20th Century, Who's Who in the 21st Century, among others. • Listed among Famous Arab Americans- Arab American Scientists; see Wikipedia. • Distinguished Speaker, IEEE Computer Society, 1995-1998. • Steering Committee Chair, 1995 IEEE International Conference on Electronics, Circuits and Systems, ICECS'95. • Technical Program Chair, 1995 IEEE International Conference on Electronics, Circuits and Systems, ICECS'95. • Program Chair, 1996 IEEE International Phoenix Conference on Computers and Communications, IPCCC'96. • Vice Chair, 1997 IEEE International Performance, Computing and Communications Conference, IPCCC'97. • Vice Program Chair, 1997 IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications and Networks, IC3N'97. • General Chair and Program Co-Chair, 1997 Summer Computer Simulation Conference, SCSC'97. • General Co-Chair, 1998 IEEE International Performance, Computing and Communications Conference, IPCCC'98. • General Chair, 1998 Summer Computer Simulation Conference, SCSC'98. • General Founding Chair, 1998 IEEE/SCS Symposium on Performance of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS'98. • Panel Chair, 1998 IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications and Networks, IC3N'98. • Advisory Committee Member, IEEE International Performance, Computing, and Communications Conference, IPCCC'99, and IPCCC’2k. • Steering Committee Member, Summer Computer Simulation Conference. • ACM Distinguished Lecturer, 1996-Present. • IEEE Computer Society Distinguished Speaker, 1994-1997. • IEEE Communication Society Distinguished Speaker, 2012-Present. • Member of the Computing Sciences Accreditation Board/Commission (CSAB/CSAC), 1996-1999. • Member, Board of Directors, the Society for Computer Simulation International; 1995-2002. • General Chair, 1999 Summer Computer Simulation Conference, SCSC'99. • General Chair and Steering Committee Chair, Symposium on Performance • Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, from 1999- Preset. • Associate Vice President for Conferences, The Society for Computer Simulation International. • Steering Committee Chair, 2000 Summer Computer Simulation Conference, SCSC’00. • Vice Chair, 2001 International Conference on Parallel Processing, ICPP-01. • Steering Committee Chair, Summer Computer Simulation Conference, SCSC’01. • Member, International Advisory Board, 2001 IEEE Malaysian International Conference on Communications, MICC2001. • Advisor, UN 2002 Digital Inclusion Workshop-The Role of Information and Communications Technology. • Distinguished Lecturer of ACM, 1995-Present. • Distinguished Lecturer of SCS, 2005-Present. • Chair, International Advisory Committee, 2003 and 2007 IEEE International Conference on Electronics, Circuits and Systems, ICECS2003, and ICECS 2007. • General Chair, IEEE 2005 International Conference on Electronics, Circuits and Systems, ICECS 2005, Tunis, Tunisia, Dec 2005. • Honorary General Chair, IEEE International Joint Conference on E-Business and Telecommunications, ICETE 2006, Setubal, Portugal. • General Chair, 2006 International Symposium on Ad hoc and Ubiquitous Computing (ISAHUC 2006), Surathkal, Mangalore, India, December 2006. • General Chair, IEEE International Conference on Computer Systems and their Applications, AICCSA 2007, Amman, Jordan. • General Co-Chair, IEEE International Joint Conference on E-Business and Telecommunications, ICETE 2007, Barcelona, Spain, July 2007. • Program Co-Chair, IEEE International Conference on Wireless Information Systems and Networks, WINSYS 2007. • General Co-Chair, IEEE International Joint Conference on E-Business and • Telecommunications, ICETE 2008, Porto, Portugal, July 2008. • Program Co-Chair, IEEE International Conference on Wireless Information Systems and Networks, WINSYS 2008. • Evaluator for the Computer Science Program at the Islamic International University- Malaysia (IIUM), 2007. • Steering Committee Member, International Symposium on Multimedia – Applications and Processing, MMAP; 2008-Present. • Steering Committee Member, IEEE/ACS International Conference on Computer Systems and Applications, AICCSA. • General Co-Chair, Intentional Workshop on Broadband Wireless Internet Access (BWIA 2008), Avignon, France, October 2008. • General Co-Chair, IEEE International Joint Conference on E-Business and Telecommunications, ICETE 2009, Milan, Italy, 2009. • General Chair, IEEE International Conference on Computer Systems and Applications, Rabat, Morocco, AICCSA 2009, May 2009. • Steering Committee Member, The 3rd IEEE International Workshop on Web and Pervasive Security (WPS 2009) Held in Conjunction with Percom 2009, Galveston, Texas, USA, 9-13 March, 2009 • General Co-Chair, IEEE International Joint Conference on E-Business and Telecommunications, ICETE 2008, Porto, Portugal, 2008. • Steering Committee Member, 2008 International Symposium on Modeling, Assembly and Management for Service Oriented Engineering (MamSOE 2008), Dec 2008. • General Co-Chair, IEEE International Joint Conference on E-Business and Telecommunications, ICETE 2008, Porto, Portugal, 2008. • Steering Committee Chair, International Conference on Information Technology, ICIT 2009, Amman, Jordan. • General Co-Chair, IEEE GLOBCOM 2010 Communications Software, Services, and Multimedia Applications, (CSSMA 2010) Symposium. • General Chair, 2010 IEEE International Conference on Telecommunications and E-Business, 0, Athens, Greece. • Program Chair, 2010 IEEE International Conference on International Conference on Wireless Information Networks and Systems, WINSYS 2010, Athens, Greece. • Program Chair, 2010 IEEE International Conference on International Conference on International Conference on Data Communication Networking, DCNET 2010, Athens, Greece. • Vice Chair, The 24th IEEE International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications (AINA 2010), Perth, Western Australia, April 2010. • Member of International Advisory Board, 2010 IFIP International Conference on Wireless Communications and Information Technology in Developing Countries, WCITD 2010. • Honorary Conference Chair and Chair of the Advisory Committee, 2010 International Conference on Wireless Information Networks and Business information System, WINBIS 2010. • Steering Committee Member, 2010 IEEE International Symposium on Wireless and Pervasive Computing (ISWPC). • Member of International Advisory Board, IEEE GLOBECOM 2010 Workshop on Web and Pervasive Security • General Chair, 2011 IEEE International Conference on Telecommunications and E-Business, ICETE 2011, Seville, Spain. • Program Chair, 2011 IEEE International Conference on International Conference on Wireless Information Networks and Systems, WINSYS 2011, Seville, Spain, 2011. • Program Chair, 2011 IEEE International Conference on International Conference on International Conference on Data Communication Networking, DCNET 2011, Seville, Spain, 2011. • Member of International Advisory Board, FTRA 2011 International Conference on International Technology Convergence and Services (ITCS 2011). • Honorary Conference Chair and Steering Committee Chair, 2011 International Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS 2011. • Chair of the International Advisory Committee, 2011 International Conference on Information Technology, ICIT 2011. • Member of International Advisory Board, Future Technology Research Association, FTRA, 2009-Present. • Member of International Advisory Board of Human-centric Computing and Information Sciences Journal, Springer, 2010-Present. • Member of the Steering Committee of the IEEE Australasian Telecommunication Networks and Applications (ATNAC 2011) conference. • Chair, Steering Committee of the 2011 International Conference on Computer Science and its Applications (CSA-11), Jeju, South Korea, 2011. • General Co-Chair, 2011 FTRA International World Convergence Conference (FTRA WCC 2011), South Korea, 2011. • Founder and Steering Committee Chair, IEEE International Conference on Computer, Information and Telecommunication Systems, CITS. • General Chair, 2012 IEEE International Conference on Computer, Information and Telecommunication Systems, CITS 2012, Amman, Jordan. • Founder and Steering Committee Chair, IEEE/SCS International Symposium on Performance Evaluation f Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS. 1998-Present. • General Chair, IEEE/SCS International Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS, 1998-2009. • Honorary General Chair, IEEE/SCS International Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS, 2009-Present. • Received the IEEE Communications Society’s Outstanding Leadership Award for Distinguished Contribution and Leadership to IEEE GLOBCOM-Communication Software, Services, and Multimedia Applications (CSSMA) Symposium, Dec 2012. • Member of the Advisory Board of the College of Information Technology, Hashemite University, Jordan, 2011-Present. • International Advisor, National Center for the Security and Assurance of Information and Communications Systems, Hashemite University, Jordan, 2011. • International Advisor, National Center for MicroSystems, Hashemite University, Jordan, 2011. • Received the Best Paper Award from the IEEE International Conference on Data Communication Networking, DCNET 2011; paper title: “COMPUTATIONAL INTELLIGENCE APPLIED TO WILDFIRE PREDICTION USING WIRELESS SENSOR NETWORKS.” • General Chair, 2012 IEEE International Conference on Telecommunications and E-Business, ICETE 2012, Rome, Italy. • Program Chair, 2012 IEEE International Conference on International Conference on Wireless Information Networks and Systems, WINSYS 2012, Rome, Italy. • Program Chair, 2012 IEEE International Conference on International Conference on International Conference on Data Communication Networking, DCNET 2012, Rome, Italy, 2012. • General Chair, 2012 International Conference on Simulation and Modeling Methodologies, Technologies and Applications (SIMULTECH), Rome, Italy, July 2012. • Honorary General Chair, 2012 IEEE/SCS International Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS 2012, Genoa, Italy 2012. • Honorary Conference Chair, Asia Simulation Conference (AsiaSim'2012) and the International Conference on System Simulation and Scientific Computing (ICSC'2012), October 2012, Shanghai, China. • Chair, International Advisory Board, The 2012 FTRA International Conference on Advanced IT, engineering and Management (AIM-12), • Seoul, Korea, Feb. 6-8, 2012. • Steering Committee Member, 2012 FTRA World Convergence Conference (FTRA WCC 2012), Jeju, Korea, Nov 2012. • Steering Committee Chair, 2012 International Conference on Ubiquitous Information Technologic & Applications, CUTE 2012, Hong Kong, China, Dec 2012. • Advisory Committee Chair, 2012 IEEE International Conference on Internet of Things, iThings 2012, Besançon, France, September 2012 • General Chair, 12th IEEE International Conference on Scalable Computing and Communications, (ScalCom-2012), December, 2012, Changzhou, China • General Chair, 2013 International Conference on Simulation and Modeling Methodologies, Technologies and Applications (SIMULTECH), Reykjavik, Iceland, July 2013. • General Chair, 2013 IEEE International Conference on Telecommunications and E-Business, ICETE 2013, Reykjavik, Iceland, July 2013. • Program Chair, 2013 IEEE International Conference on International Conference on Wireless Information Networks and Systems, WINSYS 2013, Reykjavik, Iceland, July 2013. • Program Chair, 2013 IEEE International Conference on International Conference on International Conference on Data Communication Networking, DCNET 2013, Reykjavik, Iceland, July 2013. • General Chair, 2013 IEEE International Conference on Computer, Information and Telecommunication Systems, CITS 2013, Piraeus-Athens, Greece, may 2013. • Honorary General Chair, 2013 IEEE/SCS International Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS 2013, Toronto, Canada, 2013. • General Co-Chair, 10th FTRA International Conference on Secure and Trust Computing, data management, and Applications (STA 2013), Fukouka, Japan, July, 2013. • Member, International Advisory Board, Hashemite University, Jordan, 2012- Present. • General Chair, 12th IEEE International Conference on Scalable Computing and Communications, (ScalCom-2012), Changzhou, China, Dec 2012. • Steering Committee Chair, 2013 FTRA International Conference on Computer Science and its Applications (CSA-14) • General Chair, 2014 IEEE International Conference on Telecommunications and E-Business, ICETE 2014, Vienna, Austria, August 2014. • Honorary General Chair, 2014 IEEE/SCS International Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS 2014, Monterey, CA, USA. • General Chair, 2014 International Conference on Simulation and Modeling Methodologies, Technologies and Applications (SIMULTECH), Vienna, Austria, August 2014. • General Chair, 2014 IEEE International Conference on Computer, Information and Telecommunication Systems, CITS 2014, Jeju Island, South Korea, July 2014. • General Chair, 2014 IEEE International Conference on Computer and Information Technology (CIT 2014), Xi’an, China, September 2014. • Steering Committee Member/Organizing Committee Member, The 2014 International Conference on Computational Science and Computational Intelligence (CSCI'2014) • Vice Chair, 2014 IEEE International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Systems, ICPDS 2014, Dec 2014, Hsinchu, Taiwan • General Chair, 2015 International Conference on Simulation and Modeling Methodologies, Technologies and Applications (SIMULTECH), Colmar, France, July 2015. • Honorary General Chair, 2015 IEEE/SCS International Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS 2015, Chicago, IL, USA, July 2015. • General Chair, 2015 IEEE International Conference on Telecommunications and E-Business, ICETE 2015, Colmar, France, 2015. • General Chair, 2015 IEEE International Conference on Computer, Information and Telecommunication Systems, CITS 2015, Gijon, Spain, July 2015. • Steering Committee Member/Organizing Committee Member, The 2015 International Conference on Computational Science and Computational Intelligence (CSCI'2015). • General Chair, 2015 IEEE International Conference on Internet of Things, Sydney, Australia, iTHINGS 2015, Dec 2015. • Honorary Program Chair, IPAC'2015 International conference • Advisory Board Member, 2015 International Conference on Signal, Networks, Computing, and Systems (ICSNCS 2015). • General Chair, 2017 International Conference on Platform Technology and Service • Honorary General Chair, 2016 IEEE/SCS International Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS 2015, Montreal, Canada, July 2016. • General Chair, 2016 IEEE International Conference on Telecommunications and E-Business, ICETE 2016, Lisbon, Portugal, 2016. • General Chair, 2016 IEEE International Conference on Computer, Information and Telecommunication Systems, CITS 2016, Kunming, China, July 2016. • General Chair, 2016 International Conference on Simulation and Modeling Methodologies, Technologies and Applications (SIMULTECH), Lison, Portugal, 2016. • General Chair, 2017 International Conference on Platform Technology and Service, Busan, Korea, Feb 2017. • Honorary General Chair, 2017 IEEE/SCS International Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS 2017, Seattle, USA, July 2017. • General Chair, 2017 IEEE International Conference on Telecommunications and E-Business, ICETE 2017, Madrid, Spain 2017. • General Chair, 2017 IEEE International Conference on Computer, Information and Telecommunication Systems, CITS 2017, Dalian, China, July 2017. • General Chair, 2017 International Conference on Simulation and Modeling Methodologies, Technologies and Applications (SIMULTECH), Madrid, Spain, 2017. • Program Chair, IEEE International Conference on Mathematics and Computing, Hadia, India, Jan 2017. • Advisory Board Member, 2017 International Conference on Computing And Communication Technologies, 2017. • General Chair, 2017 IEEEE International Conference on Platform Technology and Service, PlatCon-2017, Busan, Korea, February 2017. • Honorary and Appreciation Award, PLatCon-17, 2017. • General Chair, 2017 IEEE Future Technology Conference, FTC 2017, Vancouver, Canada, November 2017. • IEEE CITS Hall of Fame and Distinguished Achievement Award, 2017. • Honorary Distinguished Professor, The Amity University, 2017. • Honorary General Chair, 2018 International Conference on Selected Topics in Mobile and Wireless Networking, MoWNet 2018, Tangier, Morocco, June 2018. • Honorary General Chair, 2018 International Conference on Universal Computing, Communications and Data Engineering, UNICODE-2018, Tirupati, India, Feb 2018. • Honorary General Chair, 2018 IEEE/SCS International Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS 2018, Bordeaux, France, July 2018. • General Chair, 2018 IEEE International Conference on Telecommunications and E-Business, ICETE 2018, Porto, Portugal 2017. • General Chair, 2018 IEEE International Conference on Computer, Information and Telecommunication Systems, CITS 2018, Colmar, France July 2018. • General Chair, 2018 International Conference on Simulation and Modeling Methodologies, Technologies and Applications (SIMULTECH), Porto, Portugal 2018. • General Chair, 2018 International Conference on Pervasive and Embedded Computing and Communication Systems, PECCS 2018, Porto, Portugal, 2018. • General Chair, 2018 IEEE International Conference on Parallel, Distributed and Grid Computing (PDGC’2018), India, Dec 2018. • Advisory Committee, 2019 IEEE International Conference on Internet of Vehicles (IOV 2019), Taiwan, Nov 2019. • General Chair, 2019 International Conference on Computing, Communication and Data Engineering, CODE 2019, Tirupati, India, Feb 2019. • General Chair, 2019 IEEE International Conference On Internet of Things: Smart Innovation and Usages (IoT-SIU 2019), Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh, India, April 2019. • Honorary General Chair, 2019 IEEE/SCS International Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS 2019, Berlin, Germany, July 2019. • General Chair, 2019 IEEE International Conference on Telecommunications and E-Business, ICETE 2019, Prague, Czech Republic, July 2019. • General Chair, 2019 IEEE International Conference on Computer, Information and Telecommunication Systems, CITS 2019, Beijing, China, August 2019. • General Chair, 2019 International Conference on Simulation and Modeling Methodologies, Technologies and Applications (SIMULTECH), Prague, Czech Republic, July 2019. • Member of the Advisory Board, Advisory Board of the PhD program in Science and Technology for Electronic and Telecommunication Engineering, University of Genoa, Italy. • General Chair, 2020 IEEE International Conference on Telecommunications and E-Business, ICETE 2020, Paris, France, July 2020. • General Chair, 2020 IEEE International Conference on Computer, Information and Telecommunication Systems, CITS 2020, Hangzhou, China, May 2020. • General Chair, 2020 International Conference on Simulation and Modeling Methodologies, Technologies and Applications (SIMULTECH), Paris, France, July 2020. • Honorary General Chair, 2020 IEEE/SCS International Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, SPECTS 2020, July 2020.
Prof. Obaidat has Served on numerous local and intentional Committees including evaluation of faculty for tenure, promotion, University Council, Deans Council, ABET/CSAB Accreditation Board, Faculty Search Committees, Graduate Studies Committees, Editor in Chief of 3 scholarly Refereed International journals, Advisory Editor and Editor of numerous International Journals, Guest Editor of numerous Special Issues of Scholarly International Journals, Chairing of numerous International Conferences, Giving Numerous Invited Keynote Speeches Worldwide, Founding/Co-Founding 4 International Conferences, Serving on Various Worldwide Technical Committees, Member of IEEE Computer Society Fellow Selection Committee, President and Chair of BoD of SCS, Senior Vice President (VP)P of SCS, VP for Membership for SCS, and VP of Conferences of SCS, Director of SCS, Numerous Academic Committees, Chair of Evaluation Committee of King Abdullah II Award on Innovation in Science and Technology, NSF Review Panels, External Evaluator for many Ph.D. Dissertations, ABET/CSAB Evaluator, Consultant for various universities on curriculum and accreditation matters, Consultant for World Bank and UNDP, International Advisor to the President of Hashemite University, Consultant to University of Jordan on establishment of Faculty of IT, Consultant to President of BAU on establishment of Computer Engineering, Computer Systems Engineering and Computer Science Programs, Peer Faculty Teaching Evaluator, Lab Committee, Founder and First Chair of IEEE KC Chapter of Computer Society, IEEE Computer Society Distinguished Speaker/Lecturer, ACM Distinguished Lecturer, Quality Assurance Committee, ABET Committee Coordinator, CS Outcome Assessment Director, Peer Teaching Observer, University Cross Cultural Committee, CSSE Academic Committee, School Personnel Committee, Chair, Faculty Search Committee, Chair of the CS Departmental Committee on Tenure, Research Committee, Promotion Committee, Departmental Committee on Tenure, Director, Graduate Studies Committee, Member, Chair of Curriculum Committee, Strategic Planning Committee, Ph.D. Qualifying Exam Coordinator, Member of the IEEE Admission and Advancement Committee, Member of the Executive Committee of the Kansas City Section of the IEEE, among many others.
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