General chair of International Conference on Emerging Wireless Communications and Networking (EWCN), Erbil, Iraq (6-8 April 2015).
TPC (Technical Program Committee) member of IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC 2012, 2014 and 2015).
TPC in the 1st International Workshop on the Emerging Future Internet and Network Security (EFINS 2014), Beijing, China on 24-26 September, 2014 in conjunction with the 13th IEEE International Conference on Trust, Security and Privacy in Computing and Communications (IEEE TrustCom-2014).
Coordinator of Urabn Life and Mobility summer school for Citizen Safety activity, Sophia-Antipolic, 29 June-12 July 2014.
TPC member in IEEE International Conference on Connected Vehicles & Expo (ICCVE 2013 and 2014).
TPC (Technical Program Committee) , 27ème Congrès DNAC Réseaux Virtuels et Cloud Open Flow, SDN, Virtualisation, Securité, Energie, Paris, 2013 and 2014.
Organizer of the summer school: Citizen Safety in the City, Trento 4-6 September 2013.
Publication chair, MED-HOC-NET 2013 : Mediterranean Ad Hoc Networking Workshop 2013.
TPC (Technical Program Committe) member of the 26ème édition du congrès DNAC, De Nouvelles Architectures pour les Communications, 05-07 décembre 2012, Paris.
TPC (Technical Program Committee) member of the 8th IEEE Broadband Wireless Access Workshop, co-located with IEEE GLOBECOM 2012 and 2013.
TPC (Technical Program Committee) member of International Conference on Advanced Infocom Technology 2012. http://www.icait2012.org/committees.php
TPC (Technical Program Committee) member of IEEE International Conference
on Wireless and optical communications networks, WOCN 2011. http://wocn2011.org/committee.html
TPC (Technical Program Committee) of the Fifth International
Conference on Mobile Ubiquitous Computing, Systems, Services and Technologies (UBICOMM
2011 and 2012). http://www.iaria.org/conferences2011/UBICOMM11.html.
TPC (Technical Program Committee) of 2nd International Workshop on Recent Advances in Broadband Access networks, 2010, 2011 and 2012. http://www.cs.tut.fi/RABAN/
Co-chair of the first Workshop on Broadband Wireless Network
Communications Performance BWNCP 2009 in conjunction with the 28th IEEE
International Performance Computing and Communications Conference IPCCC,
December 2009. http://ipccc.org/ipccc2009/main.php?page=6#workshop1
Participation in Scientific Research Projects Coordination Union of Istanbul University, International Research Projects (IRP), Project Title: Resource Allocation Algorithm for Next Generation Networks, Project Number: 40470. Duration: March 17, 2014-2016.
Citizen Safety activity leader,in Urban Life Mobility action line, EIT Ict labs, 2014.
Participation in a bilateral project between France and Japan, co-funded by JSPS and MAEE (PHC Sakura program, ECO-HETNET : "Cross-Layer
Protocol Design For Eco-Friendly Heterogeneous Wireless networks" 2012-2014.
Participation in Network of Excellence in Wireless COMmunications (NEWCON) project, 2012-2015.
Scientific leader of Safety in the City Activity in the Digital Cities of the Future Action Line, EIT ICT lab 2013.
French Management Committee subtitute in Information and Communication Technologies COST Action IC0906-- Wireless Networking for Moving Objects (WiNeMO), 2010-2014.
Participation in Spectrum Opportunistic Access in a Public Safety network (SOAPS) Project, 2011-2015.
Participation in Personal safety in the city activity, Digital cities of the future, ICT Lab 2011.
Participation in Situated Ubiquitous Network (SUN) project, 2007-2010.
Participation in Service Ubiquity in Mobile and Wireless Realm (SUMO) project, 2006-2009.
Supervision of PhD Students
Meriem Abid. Autonomic Piloting for Mobility Management in Heterogenous Wireless Netwoks, Co-supervision with Professor Guy Pujolle, University Pierre & Marie Curie, Paris, France. Defense date: 23/9/2011.
Mauricio Iturralde. Resource Allocation in LTE Networks, Co-supervsion with Professor André-Luc Beylot in IRIT/ENSEEIHT and Professor Anne Wei in CNAM of Paris. Date of defense: 2/10/2012.
Reben Kurda. Interference Coordination in LTE-advanced Femtocell Networks. Co-supervision with Lila Boukhatem. University Paris Sud 11. Expected date of defense: 2014.
Postdoctoral Fellow Supervision
Mauricio Iturralde, Resource Allocation in LTE Uplink in Multicellular Scenario, co-supervision with Steven Martin, September 2012- September 2013.
Yang Kai, Energy Consumpton in LTE networks, co-supervision with Steven Martin, September 2013- September 2014.
I was a visiting researcher during three weeks in Short-Term Scientific Missions accorded by COST- WiNeMO (Wireless Networking for Moving Objects) at Information Engineering Department of the University of Siena, Italy. I worked mainly with Professor Giovanni Giambene on resource allocation issue in LTE networks.