Name: Osameh Al-Kofahi

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Name
:
Osameh Al
-
Kofahi

Department
: Computer Engineering Department


Yarmouk University 21163

IRBID


JORDAN

phone (962) 2 7211111 ext.

e
-
mail:





Education



Ph.D.



2009
,

Iowa State
University,
USA


Dissertation
Title

Network coding
-
based survivabil
ity techniques for wireless
multi
-
hop networks


Emphasis


M.Sc.


N/A


Thesis Title



Emphasis



Grade


B.Sc.


2002
,

Jordan

University

for Science and Technology (JUST)
,
Jordan


Major

Electrical and Computer Engineering


Professional Experience


Res
earch Interests


-

Wireless Networks, especially Wireless Sensor Networks (WSNs), Wireless Mesh Networks
(WMNs) and Ad hoc networks.

-

Survivability and Fault Tolerance in wireless networks.


-

Practical Network Coding
.


Publications




Journal Articles



O. Al
-
Kofa
hi

and A. Kamal. “
Network Coding
-
Based Protection of Many
-
to
-
One Wireless Flows
”. IEEE Journal on selected areas in communications, VOL. 27,
NO. 5, JUNE 2009.



O. Al
-
Kofahi

and A. Kamal. “
Survivability Strategies in multi
-
hop wireless
networks
”. Accepted fo
r publication in IEEE Wireless Communications.



A. Kamal and
O. Al
-
Kofahi
. “
Toward an Optimal 1+N Protection Strategy
”.
Submitted to the IEEE Transactions on Communications (under second review).




Conference Articles




O. Al
-
Kofahi

and A. Kamal. “
Network cod
ing
-
based protection of many many
-
to
-
one
flows
”. In the proceedings of the 4th IEEE International Conference on Mobile Ad
-
hoc
and Sensor Systems (MASS 2007) .



O. Al
-
Kofahi

and A. Kamal. “
Scalable Redundancy for sensor to sink
communication
”. In the procee
dings of the IEEE Global Communications Conference,
IEEE GLOBECOM 2008. (
Best paper award
)



A. Kamal and
O. Al
-
Kofahi
. “
Toward an Optimal 1+N Protection Strategy
”. In the
proceedings of Allerton Conference on Communication, Control, and Computing 2008.



O.
Al
-
Kofahi

and A. Kamal. “
Network Coding
-
Aware Scheduling for Reliable Many
-
to
-
One Flows
”. In the proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on
Communications (ICC) 2009.



O. Al
-
Kofahi

and A. Kamal. “
Max
-
flow protection using network coding
”.
Submitted

for publication.



Postgraduate Supervision

None


Grants and Awards




Granted a Scholarship from Yarmouk University, Jordan, 2004
-
2009 to study for the
Ph.D. degree in Computer Engineering at Iowa State University.



Sponsored by National Science Foundation
(NSF)

to attend the HONET 2007
conference
.



Received the

Best Paper Award

of the IEEE Globecom 2008 Symposium on Ad Hoc
and Sensor Networks.



Received an IEEE Communication Society Travel Grant to IEEE Globecom 2008.



Received the Iowa State University
Gradua
te Research Innovation and Progress
Award
in 2008.



Received
a
Research Excellence Award

from

Iowa State University

in 200
9
.




Membership of Committees and Boards

None


Editorship and Refereeing Activities

Served as a reviewer in many Networking
-
related co
nferences and journals, such as, IEEE

Journal on Selected Areas in Communication, IEEE Infocom, IEEE GlobeCom, IEEE
ICC and others
.




Teaching Experience




Designed OPNET
-
based lab experiments for Computer Networking and Data Communications
course

(CprE 48
9), and the High Performance Networking Course (CprE 541) offered at the
E
lectrical and
C
omputer
E
ngineering
D
epartment
of

Iowa State University.



Database System Design (CPE 450) offered at the Computer Engineering Department of
Yarmouk University.



Profe
ssional
Memberships




Student member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), USA



Student member of the Association of Computing Machinery (ACM), USA



References


Provided on request