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Ali Jalooli

Ph.D. student and Graduate Research Assistant

Department of Computer Science

323 Rekhi hall, Michigan Tech University, MI, USA

Email: ajalooli at mtu dot edu

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News:

07/2017: Our paper entitled "Cloud-Based Vehicular Networks: a Taxonomy, Survey, and Conceptual Hybrid Architecture”, is accepted by Wireless Networks

Short Biography:

I am a third-year Ph.D. student (co-advised by Professor Min Song and Professor Kuilin Zhang), and graduate research assistant in the Department of Computer Science, Michigan Technological University, MI, USA. At Michigan Tech, I also teach Computer Networks. Before joining Michigan Tech, I worked as a Network Engineer in Advanced Integrated Automation Company from Oct. 2014 to Dec. 2015. I received the B.S. degrees in Network Computing from Staffordshire University, Staffordshire, England, and Asia Pacific University, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, in 2013, and the M.S. degree in Computer Science (advised by Professor Rafidah Md Noor) from University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, in 2015.

Research Interests:

Vehicular Ad-Hoc Networks, Vehicular Cloud, Connected and Automated Vehicles, Wireless Networks and Communication Systems, and Cyber-Physical Systems.

Teaching

Summer 2018: CS 4461/ EE4272 - Computer Networks

Experience

Graduate Research Assistant, Department of Computer Science, Michigan Tech University, 12/2015-Present

Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Computer Science, Michigan Tech University, Spring 2018

- Computer Networks (CS4461)

- Formal Models of Computation (CS3311)

Network Engineer, Advanced Integrated Automation Company, 10/2014-12/2015

Graduate Research Assistant, Mobile Ad Hoc Technology Group, University of Malaya, 5/2013-10/2014

Board of Directors, Sabz Andishan Hirad, 8/2006-Present

Selected Publications

Book Chapters

A Dynamic Vehicular Traffic Control Using Ant Colony and Traffic Light Optimization", Advances in Systems Science, Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, Volume 240, 2014, pp 57-66, DOI 10.1007/978-3-319-01857-7_6

Journal Papers

  1. Mohammadreza Jabbarpour, Alireza Marefat, Ali Jalooli, and Houman Zarrabi "Cloud-Based Vehicular Networks: a Taxonomy, Survey, and Conceptual Hybrid Architecture”, Wireless Networks
  2. Mohamad Reza Jabbarpour, Ali Jalooli, Erfan Shaghaghi, Alireza Marefata, Rafidah Md Noor, and Jason J. Jung “Analyzing the Impacts of Velocity and Density on Intelligent Position-based Routing Protocols”, Journal of Computational Science
  3. Mohamad Reza Jabbarpour, Ali Jalooli, Erfan Shaghaghi, Rafidah Md Noor, Leon Rothkrantz, Rashid Hafeez khokhar, and Nor Badrul Anuar “Travel Speed Prediction for Vehicle Congestion Avoidance using an Ant-Based Algorithm”, Engineering Application of Artificial Intelligence
  4. Ali Jalooli, Erfan Shaghaghi, Mohamad Reza Jabbarpour, Rafidah Md Noor, Hwasoo Yeo, and Jason J. Jung "Intelligent Advisory Speed Limit Dedication in Highway using VANETs", The Scientific World Journal
  5. Michael Oche, Rafidah Md Noor, and Ali Jalooli “Quality of Service Management for IPTV Service Support in VANET: A Performance Evaluation Study”, Wireless Networks
  6. Mohammadreza Jabbarpour, Alireza Marefat, Ali Jalooli, Rafidah Md Noor, Rashid Hafeez khokhar “Performance Analysis of V2V Dynamic Anchor Position-based Routing Protocols”, Wireless Networks
  7. Arsalan Emami, Ali Jalooli, Oche Micheal, Rafidah Md Noor, and Rosli Salleh “Performance Evaluation of Enhanced Velocity-Based Handoff Algorithm for VANET”, Malaysian Journal of Computer Science

Conference Papers

  1. A. Jalooli, M. Song, and X. Xu, “Delay Efficient RSU Placement Algorithm for VANET Safety Applications", Proc. of IEEE WCNC, Mar.2017.
  2. Mohammad Reza Jabbarpour, Ali Jalooli, Alireza Marefat and Rafidah Md Noor, "A Taxonomy-based Comparison of Vehicle Cloud Architectures", The 3rd International Conference on Information and Computer Networks (ICICN 2015), 19-20 March 2015, Florence, Italy.
  3. Ali Jalooli, Mohammad Reza Jabbarpour, Hossein Malakooti, Erfan Shaghaghi, Alireza Marefat, and Rafidah Md Noor, "Adaptive Advisory Speed Limit Dissemination Using Vehicular Communication", Proc. of IEEE APWiMob, 28- 30 August 2014, Bali, Indonesia.
  4. Erfan Shaghaghi, Ali Jalooli, Rozita Aboki, Alireza Marefat, Rafidah Md Noor, "Intelligent Traffic Signal Control for Urban Central Using Vehicular Ad-hoc Network", Proc. of IEEE APWiMob, 28-30 August 2014, Bali, Indonesia
  5. Alireza Marefat, Rozita Aboki, Ali Jalooli, Erfan Shaghaghi and Rafidah Md Noor, "An Intelligent Overtaking Maneuver Assistant System using VANET", Proc. of IEEE APWiMob, 28- 30 August 2014, Bali, Indonesia
  6. Ali Jalooli, Mohammad Reza Jabbarpour, Hossein Malakooti, Rafidah Md Noor, and Nornazlita Hussin, "Intelligent Speed Limit Information Dissemination Through Vehicular Networks", 10th IEEE Vehicular Technology Society (VTS) Asia Pacific Wireless Communications Symposium (APWCS), 22-23 August 2013, Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea
  7. Hossein Malakooti, Ali Jalooli, Mohammad Reza Jabbarpour, and Rafidah Md Noor, "Network Coding-Aware Data Dissemination in Vehicular Ad-hoc Networks", 10th IEEE Vehicular Technology Society (VTS) Asia Pacific Wireless Communications Symposium (APWCS), 22-23 August 2013, Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea.
  8. Mohammad Reza Jabbarpour Sattari, Hossein Malakooti, Ali Jalooli and Rafidah Md Noor, "A Dynamic Vehicular Traffic Control using Ant Colony and Traffic Light Optimization", International Conference on Systems Science (ICSS 2013), 10-12 September 2013, Wroclaw, Poland
  9. Ali Jalooli, Nor Azlina Bt Abd Rahman and Khalida Shajaratuddur Bt Harun “A Troubleshooting Home Internet Connection Framework for Malaysian Service Providers”, Proc. of IEEE ComCompAp, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST), Hong Kong, April 2013.

Presentations

  1. Maximizing Message Coverage in Vehicular Ad-hoc Networks, Graduate Research Colloquium (GRC), Michigan Technological University, Feb 2018, MI, USA.
  2. Delay Efficient Disconnected RSU Placement Algorithm for VANET Safety Applications, IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC), March 2017, San Francisco, CA, USA.
  3. RSUs Deployment for Delay Minimization in Vehicular Networks, Graduate Research Colloquium (GRC), Michigan Technological University, Feb 2017, MI, USA.
  4. Adaptive Advisory Speed Limit Dissemination Using Vehicular Communications, Asia Pacific Conference on Wireless and Mobile (APWiMob), August 2014, Bali, Indonesia.
  5. Intelligent Speed Limit Information Dissemination in Highways Using VANET”, IEEE Vehicular Technology Society (VTS) Asia Pacific Wireless Communications Symposium, Seoul National University, August 2013, Seoul, South Korea.
  6. Network Coding-Aware Data Dissemination in Vehicular Ad-hoc Networks, IEEE Vehicular Technology Society (VTS) Asia Pacific Wireless Communications Symposium (APWCS), Seoul National University, August 2013, Seoul, South Korea.

Services

Reviewer, Journal of Traffic and Transportation Engineering

Reviewer, American Journal of Networks and Communications

Served as a judge for Undergraduate Research Symposium, Michigan Tech University, March 2018.

Reviewer, IEEE 85th Vehicular Technology Conference: VTC 2017-Spring, Sydney, Australia.

Reviewer, IEEE 81st Vehicular Technology Conference: VTC 2015-Spring, Glasgow, Scotland.

Reviewer, IEEE 13th Vehicle Power and Propulsion: VPPC, Hangzhou, China.

Served as a general session at IEEE Wireless Communication and Networking Conference (WCNC'17)

Awards

Funded Ph.D. student (health insurance, tuition, fees, and stipend) at Michigan Tech University.

Funded Master student, (health insurance, tuition, fees, and stipend) at University of Malaya.

Student Travel Grant – sponsored by National Science Foundation (NSF)/ComSoc, IEEE WCNC 2017, San Francisco, CA, USA, March 2017

Student Travel Grant – sponsored by High Impact Research (HIR), IEEE APWiMob 2014, Bali, Indonesia, August 2014

Student Travel Grant – sponsored by High Impact Research (HIR), IEEE Vehicular Technology Society (VTS) 2013, Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea, August 2013

Best undergraduate student project (software/hardware) at MSC Malaysia Asia Pacific ICT Awards 2013.

Certifications

CompTIA Network+

Cisco Certified Entry Network Technician (CCENT)

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA), R&S

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP), Routing

Computer Networks, University of Washington |Coursera

Software Skills

C#, C, Python, Java, MATLAB, SUMO, NS2, Wireshark; OSes: Windows, Linux

Activities

Graduate departmental representative, Department of Computer Science, Michigan Tech University, Oct 2017-present.

Participated in Intellectual Property and Commercialization workshop, Research management and innovation complex, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 10-11 March 2014

Participated in PingER workshop conducted by Professor R. Les Cottrell from Stanford University, Faculty of computer science and information technology, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 24-25 June 2013

Accomplished a three-month Technical Assistant Training at Asia Pacific University College of Technology and Innovation, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, March-May 2011