Dr. Ejaz Ahmed

Journals

2017

  1. Ejaz Ahmed, Ibrar Yaqoob, Ibrahim Abaker Targio Hashem,  Imran Khan, and Abdelmuttlib Ibrahim Abdalla Ahmed,  Muhammad Imran, Athanasios V. Vasilakos, The role of big data analytics in Internet of Things, Elsevier Computer Networks, in Press, 2017

  2. Ibrar Yaqoob, Ejaz Ahmed, Abdullah Gani, Salima Mokhtar and Muhammad Imran, Heterogeneity-Aware Task Allocation in Mobile Ad Hoc Cloud," in IEEE Access, Volume 5, Pages 1779-1795, 2017

  3. Ibrar Yaqoob, Iftikhar Ahmad, Ejaz Ahmed, Abdullah Gani, Muhammad Imran and Nadrah Guizani, "Overcoming the Key Challenges to Establishing Vehicular Communication: Is SDN the Answer?," in IEEE Communications Magazine, Volume 55, no. 7, Pages 128-134, 2017

  4.  Ibrar Yaqoob, Ejaz Ahmed, Ibrahim Abaker Targio Hashem, Abdelmuttlib Ibrahim Abdalla Ahmed, Abdullah Gani, Muhammad Imran, Internet of Things Architecture: Recent Advances, Taxonomy, Requirements, and Open Challenges, in IEEE Wireless Communications, Volume 24, no. 3, Pages 10-16, 2017.

  5. Ejaz Ahmed, Anjum Naveed, Siti Hafizah Ab Hamid, Abdullah Gani, Khalid Salah, Formal analysis of seamless application execution in mobile cloud computing. The Journal of Supercomputing, pp.1-27 2017

  6. Ejaz Ahmed, Muhammad Imran, Mohsen Guizani, Ammar Rayes, Jaime Lloret, Guangjie Han, Wael Guibene, Enabling Mobile and Wireless Technologies for Smart Cities, in IEEE Communications Magazine, Volume 55, no. 1, Pages 74-75, January 2017  (ISI Indexed, Impact Factor 10.435)

  7. Ejaz Ahmed, Muhammad Imran, Mohsen Guizani, Ammar Rayes, Jaime Lloret, Guangjie Han, Wael Guibene, Enabling Mobile and Wireless Technologies for Smart Cities: Part 2, in IEEE Communications Magazine, Volume 55, no. 3, Pages 12-13, March 2017  (ISI Indexed, Impact Factor 10.435)

  8. Ejaz Ahmed, Muhammad Imran, Mohsen Guizani, Ammar Rayes, Jaime Lloret, Guangjie Han, Wael Guibene, Enabling Mobile and Wireless Technologies for Smart Cities: Part 3, in IEEE Communications Magazine, Volume 55, no. 5, Pages 24-15, May 2017  (ISI Indexed, Impact Factor 10.435)

  9. Ejaz Ahmed, Mubashir Husain Rehmani, and Philippe Bonnet, Information Fusion in Internet of Things, Elsevier Information Systems Journal, 2017. (ISI Indexed, Impact Factor = 2.77)

  10. Ejaz Ahmed, and Mubashir Husain Rehmani, Introduction to the Special Section on Social Collaborative Internet of Things, Elsevier Computers and Electrical Engineering, Volume 58, pp. 382-384, February 2017 (ISI Indexed, Impact Factor = 1.57)

  11. Ejaz Ahmed and Mubashir Husain Rehmani, Mobile Edge Computing: Opportunities, Solutions, and Challenges, Elsevier Future Generation Computer Systems, Volume 70, May 2017, Pages 59-63 (ISI Indexed, Impact Factor = 3.997)

  12. Ejaz Ahmed, Ibrar Yaqoob, Abdullah Gani, Muhammad Imran, Mohsen Guizani, Social-Aware Resource Allocation and Optimization for D2D Communication, IEEE Wireless Communications,  Volume 24, no. 3, Pages 122-129, 2017 (ISI Indexed, Impact Factor = 8.972)

  13. Junaid Shuja, Abdullah Gani, Anjum Naveed, Ejaz Ahmed, Robert Hsu, Case of ARM Emulation Optimization for Offloading Mechanisms in Mobile Cloud Computing, Future Generation Computer Systems, Volume 76, November 2017, Pages 407-417 (ISI Indexed, Impact Factor = 3.997)

2016

  1. Mubashir Husain Rehmani, Ejaz Ahmed, Samee U. Khan, and Milena Radenkovic, Body Area Networks for Interdisciplinary Research, IEEE Access, Special Section Editorial, IEEE Access, Volume 4, Pages 2989-2992, 2016 (ISI Indexed, Impact Factor = 3.244)

  2. Syed Adeel Ali Shah, Ejaz Ahmed, Feng Xia, Ahmad Karim, Muhammad Ahsan Qureshi, Ihsan Ali, Rafidah Md. Noor, Coverage Differentiation based Adaptive Tx-Power for Congestion and Awareness Control in VANETs, Mobile Networks and Applications, Online available 01 December 2016 (ISI Indexed, Impact Factor = 3.259)

  3. Junaid Shuja, Abdullah Gani, Muhammad Habib ur Rehman, Ejaz Ahmed, Sajjad A.Madani, Muhammad Khurram Khan, KwangmanKo, Towards native code offloading based MCC frameworks for multimedia applications: A survey, Journal of Network and Computer Applications, Volume 75, November 2016, Pages 335-354 (ISI Indexed, Impact Factor = 3.5)

  4. Ejaz Ahmed, Ibrar Yaqoob, Arif Ahmed, Abdullah Gani, Muhammad Imran, Sghaier Guizani, Green industrial networking: recent advances, taxonomy, and open research challenges," in IEEE Communications Magazine, Volume 54, no. 10, Pages 38-45, October 2016. (ISI Indexed, Impact Factor 10.435)

  5. Ibrar Yaqoob, Ejaz Ahmed, Abdullah Gani, Salimah Mokhtar, Muhammad Imran, Sghaier Guizani, Mobile ad hoc cloud: A survey, Wireless Communications & Mobile Computing (Wiley), Volume 16, Issue 16 November 2016 Pages 2572–2589 (ISI Indexed, Impact Factor 0.85)

  6. Mohammed Ali Al-garadi, Kasturi Dewi Varathan, Sri Devi Ravana, Ejaz Ahmed, Victor Chang, Identifying the influential spreader in multilayer interaction online social networks, Journal of Intelligent & Fuzzy Systems, Volume 31, no. 5, Pages 2721-2735, 2016 (ISI Indexed, Impact Factor 1.261)

  7. Ejaz Ahmed, Ibrar Yaqoob, Abdullah Gani, Muhammad Imran, Mohsen Guizani, Internet of Things based Smart Environments: State-of-the-art, Taxonomy, and Open Research Challenges, IEEE Wireless Communications, Volume 23, no. 5, Pages 10-16, October 2016 (ISI Indexed, Impact Factor  8.972)

  8. Syed Adeel Ali Shah, Ejaz Ahmed, Feng Xia, Muhammad Shiraz, Rafidah MD Noor, Adaptive Beaconing Approaches for Vehicular ad hoc Networks: A Survey. IEEE Systems (Accepted May 2016) (ISI Indexed, Impact Factor =  3.882)

  9. Ibrahim Abaker Targio Hashem, Victor Chang, Nor Badrul Anuar, Kayode Adewole, Ibrar Yaqoob, Abdullah Gani, Ejaz Ahmed, Haruna Chiroma. The Role of Big Data in Smart City, International Journal of Information Management, Volume 36, Issue 5, October 2016, Pages 748-758 (ISI Indexed, Impact Factor 3.872)

  10. Ibrar Yaqoob, Ibrahim Abaker Targio Hashem, Abdullah Gani, Salimah Mokhtar, Ejaz Ahmed, Nor Badrul Anuar, Athanasios V. Vasilakos
    Big Data: From Beginning to Future, International Journal of Information Management, Volume 36, Issue 6, Part B, December 2016, Pages 1231-1247 (ISI Indexed, Impact Factor 3.872)

  11. Usman Shaukat, Ejaz Ahmed, Zahid Anwar, Feng Xia, Cloudlet Deployment in Local Wireless Area Networks, Motivation, Taxonomies, and Open Research Challenges, Journal of Network and Computer Applications, Volume=62, Pages=18-40,  February 2016, (ISI Indexed, Impact Factor 3.5)

  12. Ejaz Ahmed, Abdullah Gani, Saeid Abolfazli, Liu Jie Yao, Samee U. Khan, Channel Assignment in Cognitive Radio Networks: Taxonomy, Open Issues, and Challenges, in IEEE Communications Surveys & Tutorials, Volume 18, no. 1, Pages 795-823, 2016 (ISI Indexed, Impact Factor 17.188)

2015

  1. Ejaz Ahmed, Adnan Akhunzada, Md. Wahiduzaman, Abdullah Gani, Siti Hafizah Ab Hamid, Rajkumar Buyya, Network-centric Performance Analysis of Runtime Application Migration in Mobile Cloud Computing, Simulation Modelling Practice and Theory,  Volume 50, Pages 42-56 January 2015 (ISI Indexed, Impact Factor 1.594)

  2. Ejaz Ahmed, Abdullah Gani, Muhammad Khurram Khan, Rajkumar Buyya, Samee U. Khan, Seamless Application Execution in Mobile Cloud Computing: Motivation, Taxonomy, and Open Challenges, Journal of Network and Computer Applications, Volume 52, Pages 154-172, June 2015 (ISI Indexed, Impact Factor 3.5)

  3. Ejaz Ahmed, Abdullah Gani, Mehdi Sookhak, Siti Hafizah Ab Hamid, Feng Xia, Application Optimization in Mobile Cloud Computing: Motivation, Taxonomies, and Open Challenges, Journal of Network and Computer Applications, Volume 52, Pages 52-68, June 2015 (ISI Indexed, Impact Factor 3.5)

  4. Jie Yao Liu, Ejaz Ahmed, Muhammad Shiraz, Abdullah Gani, Rajkumar Buyya, Ahsan Qureshi, Application Partitioning Algorithms in Mobile Cloud Computing: Taxonomy, Review and Future Directions, Journal of Network and Computer Applications, Volume 48, Pages 99-117 February 2015 (ISI Indexed, Impact Factor 3.5)

  5. Adnan Akhanzada, Ejaz Ahmed, Abdullah Gani, Muhammad Khurram Khan, Muhammad Imran, Sghaier Guizani, Securing the Software Defined Networks: Taxonomy, Requirements, and Open Issues, IEEE Communications Magazine,  Volume 53 Issue 4, Pages 36-44, April 2015 (ISI Indexed, Impact Factor 10.435)

  6. Ejaz Ahmed, Junaid Qadir, Adeel Baig, High-Throughput Transmission-Quality-Aware Broadcast Routing in Cognitive Radio Networks, Wireless Networks, Volume 21, Issue 4, pp 1193-1210, May 2015 (ISI Indexed, Impact Factor 1.02)

  7. Adnan Akhunzada, Mehdi Sookhak, Nor Badrul Anuar, Abdullah Gani, Ejaz Ahmed, et al. Man-At-The-End Attacks: Analysis, Taxonomy, Human Aspects, Motivation and Future Directions, Journal of Network and Computer Applications, Volume: 48, Pages 44-57, February 2015. (ISI Indexed, Impact Factor 3.50)

2014

  1. Mehdi Sookhak, Hamid Teleban, Ejaz Ahmed, Abdullah Gani, Muhammad Khurram Khan, A Review on Remote Data Auditing in Single Cloud Server: Taxonomy and Open Issues, Journal of Network and Computer Applications, Volume 43, Pages 121-141 August 2014. (ISI Indexed, Impact Factor 3.5)

  2. Saeid Abolfazli, Zohreh Sanaei, Ejaz Ahmed, Abdullah Gani, Raj Buyya, Cloud-based Augmentation for Mobile Devices: Motivation, Taxonomies, and Open Issues, IEEE Communications Surveys and Tutorials, Volume:16 Issue:1, Pages 337-368, February 2014 (ISI Indexed, Impact Factor 17.188)

  3. Muhammad Shiraz, Ejaz Ahmed, Abdullah Gani, Investigation on Runtime Partitioning of Elastic Mobile Applications for Mobile Cloud Computing, Journal of Supercomputing, Vol. 67, Issue 1, Pages 84-103, January 2014 (ISI Indexed, Impact Factor 0.9)

2013

  1. Ejaz Ahmed, Muhammad Shiraz, Abdullah Gani, Spectrum-aware Distributed Channel Assignment in Cognitive Radio Wireless Mesh Networks, Malaysian Journal of Computer Science, Volume 26 Issue 3, Pages 232-250, September 2013 (ISI Indexed, Impact Factor 0.5)

Conferences

  1. Ejaz Ahmed, Anjum Naveed, Abdullah Gani, Siti Hafizah A. Hamid, Muhammad Imran and Mohsen Guizani, Process state synchronization for mobility support in mobile cloud computing, in proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Paris, France, 2017
  2. Yaser Jararweh, Ahmad Doulat, Omar AlQudah, Ejaz Ahmed, Mahmoud Al-Ayyoub, and Elhadj Benkhelifa, The Future of Mobile Cloud Computing: Integrating Cloudlets and Mobile Edge Computing, in proceedings of 23rd International Conference on Telecommunications (ICT), Greece, 2016
  3. Arif Ahmed, Ejaz Ahmed, A Survey on Mobile Edge Computing, Accepted, in Proceedings of 10th IEEE International Conference on Intelligent Systems and Control (ISCO'16), India, January 2016.
  4. Ejaz Ahmed, Suleman Khan, Ibrar Yaqoob, Abdullah Gani, Farrukh Saleem, ``Multi-Objective Optimization Model for Seamless Application Execution in Mobile Cloud Computing", \emph{Proceedings of 5th International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies, (ICICT'13)}, Karachi, Pakistan.
  5. Ejaz Ahmed, Liu Jie Yao, Salman Ali, Muhammad Shiraz, Abdullah Gani, ``Fuzzy based Spectrum Handoff and Channel Selection for Cognitive Radio Networks", Proceedings of The International Conference on Computer, Control, Informatics and its Applications (IC3INA'13), Jakarta, Indonesia, November 19th-20th, 2013
  6. Muhammad Shiraz, Abdullah Gani, Rashid Hafeez Khokar, Ejaz Ahmed, ``An Extendable Simulation Framework for Modeling Application Processing Potentials of Smart Mobile Devices for Mobile Cloud Computing", Proceedings of IEEE Frontiers of Information Technology, Pakistan, 19-21 December 2012. 
  7. Ejaz Ahmed, Mohammad Aazam, Amir Qayyum, ``Comparison of Various IPv6 Flow Label Formats for End-To-End QoS Provisioning", Proceedings of 13th International Multitopic Conference, (INMIC 2009), Pakistan.
  8. Yasir Saleem, Adnan Bashir, Ejaz Ahmed, Junaid Qadir and Adeel Baig, ``Spectrum-Aware Dynamic Channel Assignment in Cognitive Radio Networks", Proceedings of 8th IEEE International Conference on Emerging Technologies, (ICET'12), October 2012, Islamabad, Pakistan
  9. Adil Kamal Mir, Ahmed Akram, Ejaz Ahmed, Junaid Qadir, Adeel Baig, ``Unified Channel Assignment for Unicast and Broadcast Traffic in Cognitive Radio Networks", 12th IEEE International Workshop on Wireless Local Networks (WLN) held in conjunction with 37th IEEE International Conference for Local Computer Networks (LCN), October, 2012, Clearwater, Florida, USA.
  10. Muhammad Talal, Ejaz Ahmed, Junaid Qadir, Adeel Baig ``Quantifying the Multiple Cognitive Radio Interfaces Advantage", Proceedings of 6th International Conference on Signal Processing and Communication Systems. 12 - 14 December 2012, Gold Coast, Australia.
  11. Ejaz Ahmed, Syed Zubair Ahmad, M. Saeed Akbar, ``Fast Device Discovery and Scatternet Formation scheme for 802.15.x networks using MICA Mote", Proceedings of 5th Frontiers of Information Technology (FIT) conference, December, 2007, Islamabad Pakistan.
  12. Ejaz Ahmed, Syed Zubair Ahmad, M. Saeed Akbar, ``A Scatter-net Formation Algorithm for Bluetooth networks", IEEE 4th International Symposium on High Capacity Optical Networks and Enabling Technology, (HONET'07) 2007