30 June 2016
Invited talk by Associate Professor Jianwei Huang
Associate Professor Jianwei Huang (Chinese University of Hong Kong) gave an interesting talk "Crowdsourced Mobile Video Streaming" on Thursday 30 June 2016. This event was jointly supported by School of Engineering, Computer and Mathematical Sciences and IEEE NZ North Section.
IEEE DL Tour 2016; Lecture by Professor Jalel Ben-Othman Tuesday 7 June 2016; 9.30 – 4 pm, WF303, AUT University City Campus
Professor Jalel Ben-Othman (University of Paris 13, France), delivered his IEEE distinguished lecture at AUT University. He also gave lectures in Christchurch and Wellington on 8th and 9th June 2016, respectively.
5 May 2016
NSRG Panel Discussion
School of Engineering, Computer and Mathematical Sciences (Network and Security Research Group) hosts a panel discussion “A PhD Journey: From a Proposal to Congratulations!” on Thursday 5 May this year. Three panel members (Associate Professor Russel Pears, Dr Brian Cusack, and Akbar Hossain) actively engaged in the discussion on some aspects of PhD journey from the proposal to the successful completion of an oral examination (viva-voce). Students have participated in the discussion. A/Professor Nurul Sarkar (Panel Chair) received positive feedback indicating that the event was successful.
10 September 2015
The network researchers from NSRG visited AUT's Sensor network lab (SeNse) on Thursday 10 September 2015.
Professor Adnan Al-Anbuky (Director, SeNse Lab) and his team talked about Sensor Networks and demonstrated some of the recent projects involving remote monitoring of live data from deployed sensor network in the country.
IEEE DL Tour 2015; Lecture by Professor Ying-Dar Lin
Tuesday 25 August 2015; 9.30 – 4.30pm, WT1501, AUT University City Campus
Professor Ying-Dar Lin (National Chiao Tung University, Hsinchu, Taiwan), delivered his IEEE distinguished lecture at AUT University. He also gave lectures in Christchurch and Wellington on 17th and 20th August 2015, respectively.
13 August 2015
Dr Luca Chiaraviglio (University of Rome Sapienza, Italy) gave an interesting talk “From Energy-Aware Networking to Sustainable Networking" on Thursday 13 August 2015. This event was jointly supported by School of Computer and Mathematical Sciences and IEEE NZ North Section.
28 December 2014
Associate Professor Nurul Sarkar delivered his keynote address to the two joint conferences, namely 2014 Asia-Pacific Electronics and Electrical Engineering Conference (EEEC’14) and Computer Science and Application Conference (CSAC’14), held in Shanghai (China) on 28th December 2014. Especially addressed are the use and misuse of computer simulation and some aspects of simulation credibility.
13 December 2014
Dr Nurul Sarkar has successfully delivered his keynote talk “Recent development and research activities in wireless networks” at the 4th International Conference on Electronics, Communications and Networks (CECNET’14) in Beijing on 13th December 2014.
20 November 2014
Professor Anura Jayasumana (Colorado State University, USA) gave a talk “Topology coordinate system: a novel domain for self-organizing large-scale 2D and 3D sensor networks" on Thursday 20 November 2014.This event was jointly supported by School of Computer and Mathematical Sciences and IEEE NZ North Section.
IEEE DL Tour 2014; Lecture by Professor Ekram Hossain
Thursday 13 November 2014; 9.30 – 4.30pm, WT806, AUT University City Campus
Professor Hossain (University of Manitoba, Canada) delivered his distinguished IEEE ComSoc lecture at AUT University. He also gave lectures in Christchurch and Wellington on 10th and 11th November 2014, respectively.
2014 IEEE NZ Wireless Workshop held at the University of Canterbury, Christchurch, Friday 5 September 2014. Three PhD students and Associate Professor Jairo Gutierrez gave presentations at the workshop. Associate Professor Nurul Sarkar also attended the event.
IEEE DL Tour 2013; Lecture by Associate Professor Maode Ma
Monday 30 September 2013, 4.30 – 6.30pm, WF303, AUT University City Campus
Associate Professor Ma (from Singapore) delivered his distinguished IEEE ComSoc lecture at AUT University. He also gave lectures in Wellington and Christchurch on 2nd and 4th October, respectively.
IEEE DL Tour; Lecture by Professor Koichi Asatani
Monday 19 November 2012, 4.30 – 6.30pm, WF303, City Campus
Professor Koichi Asatani (from Japan) h
as delivered his IEEE ComSoc Distinguished Lecture at AUT University on Monday 19 November 2012. Prof Asatani will give lectures in Christchurch and Wellington on 21 and 22 November this year.
30 May 2014
School of Computer and Mathematical Sciences (Network and Security Research Group) hosts a panel discussion “Submitting a good thesis for examination” on Friday 30 May this year. Three panel members (Dr Jairo Gutierrez, Krassie Petrova, and Dr Sayan Ray) actively engaged in the discussion on some aspects of developing a good thesis for examination. The panel focused on writing introductory and concluding chapters, methodology, thesis main contributions as well as presentation. The criteria for AUT thesis examination were highlighted. Students have participated in the discussion. Despite the busy time of the year about 35 research students (mostly PhD students) within the School/Faculty attended the event. Associate Professor Nurul Sarkar (Panel Chair) received positive feedback from the participants indicating that the event was successful.
24 January 2014
Professor Jemal Abawajy (Deakin University, Australia) visited our School/NSRG on Friday 24 January 2014 for a research meeting/talk. The talk generated a lot of interest for further discussion and collaboration.
23 December 2013
Dr Nurul Sarkar visited WiPro Technologies (Kolkata, India) and gave a talk on “Recent Development in High Throughput Wireless Network Technologies”. The talk generated a lot of interest among the engineers/scientists for research collaboration.
19 December 2013
Dr Nurul Sarkar visited Samsung research centre Bangalore (India) and gave a talk on “Recent Development in Gigabit Wireless Networking” for a possible research collaboration.
17 December 2013
Associate Professor Nurul Sarkar’s visit to Sasken Communication Technologies (Bangalore, India) was hosted by Dr Sridhar Varadharajan (Company CEO Group). Dr Sarkar gave a talk on “Recent Development and Trends in Wireless Network Technologies” which generated a lot of interest for further discussion and collaboration.
14 December 2013
Associate Professor Nurul Sarkar visited Jadavpur University for a special meeting for international research collaboration with key Network and Communications researchers in the region hosted by IEEE Communications Society (ComSoc) Kolkata Section.
11 December 2013
Associate Professor Nurul Sarkar was invited for a talk at University Utara Malaysia (UUM). His talk “Writing a Research Proposal for Postgraduate Study” addressing staff and postgraduate students generated a lot of interest and further discussion.
20 - 22 November 2013
Dr William Liu, Craig Walker, and Associate Professor Nurul Sarkar attended the Australasian Telecommunication Networks and Applications Conference (ATNAC 2013) held in conjunction with the 22nd ITC Specialist Seminar on Energy Efficient and Green Networking (SSEEGN 2013).
Dr William Liu presented his student co-author paper “EESManager: Making Greener Cloud Apps”. Craig Walker (PhD student of Professor Adnan Al-Anbuky) presented his paper on “Hunter Friendly Fire Avoidance: Modeling a wireless solution”. Associate Professor Nurul Sarkar presented his student co-author paper “Quantifying the Performance Degradation of IPv6 for TCP in Windows and Linux” and chaired a session on Mobile Cellular and Wireless Networks II.
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4 November 2013
NSRG hosted a special research forum with Chinese delegates from the National University of Defense Technology (NUDT) to identify future research collaborations.
4 November 2013
NSRG Workshop was organised by the NZ North Section IEEE Communications Society Chapter and School of Computer and Mathematical Sciences, Auckland University of Technology. The day comprised a series of presentations on some aspects of wireless networking and communications. We had speakers from the National University of Defense Technology (NUDT) China and AUT’s Network and Security Research Group. There was ample opportunity for informal discussions and networking.
19 July 2013
NSRG hosted a special session/meeting with Visiting Professor Daoliang Li (China Agricultural University) to identify future research collaborations.
31 May 2013
Colab Directors Associate Professors Charles Walker and Frances Joseph have attended the Network and Security Research Group (NSRG) meeting on Friday 31st May 2013 for possible research collaboration with Colab.
4 May 2013
There was a good discussion on the nature of the projects that Colab will be interested to collaborate with NSRG in the School.
15 - 17 October 2012
Dr Nurul Sarkar has been invited to serve as TPC Vice chair for the 18th Asia-Pacific Conference on Communications (APCC 2012), to be held in Korea from 15-17 October. Click on http://www.apcc2012.org/main/ for details.
19 - 21 September 2012
Nurul Sarkar delivered his keynote address “Strategies and Guidelines for Improving Wireless Network Performance” at the 3rd International Conference on Network Applications, Protocols and Services (NetAPPS) in Sintok, Malaysia from 19-21 September.
This is a highly specialised networking conference which was well attended by more than 100 participants including research students from various universities across the region. Click on http://www.internetworks.my/netapps2012/keynote.html for details.
2 - 4 September 2012
Dr Jairo Gutierrez and Dr William Liu attended the 4th Digital Earth Summit in Wellington. Keynote speakers included Carlo Ratti (MIT´s SENSEable City Lab), Prof. John Richards (ANU), Richard Simpson (Nextspace, ISDE NZ representative) and Ed Parsons (Google). It was a superbly organised conference in a collaborative effort between Wellington´s local government and Land Information New Zealand. The 5th Summit will be in 2014 in Nagoya (Japan). The summits are the main conferences of the International Society for Digital Earth (ISDE).
11 July 2012
Dr Jairo Gutierrez has been invited to give a keynote talk at the NetHui 2012, a large conference organised by InternetNZ. Click on http://nethui.org.nz/programme for details
14 June 2012
Dr Luke Krieg (AUT Research Office) gave a talk “external funding opportunity for Network and Security Research Group”. The talk generated a lot of interest among the group members especially preparing for funding applications.
Dr Kashif Nisar from Universiti Utara Malaysia has commenced his postdoctoral research at AUT under the supervision of Dr Nurul Sarkar from March this year. He visited AUT for about two weeks (April 4 - 20) and gave a talk on his postdoctoral research “Voice Priority Queue Scheduler of VoIP over Wireless Networks”.
22 March 2012
Network and Security Research Group Inaugural Meeting
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Dr Nurul Sarkar has been re-elected Chairman of the IEEE NZ Communications Society (ComSoc) Chapter (joint North and South sections). He has organising several high quality technical events, including distinguished lecturer talks and workshops throughout the year.
Dr Nurul Sarkar has been invited to join the Editorial Advisory Board for an IGI Global book series to come out in 2013 “Cognitive Radio Technology Applications for Wireless and Mobile Ad Hoc Networks”.
Dr William Liu has secured AUT grant of $15K to develop a green computing knowledge database and $5K to investigate the power management tools for university environment. Both projects are expected to be completed by the end of 2012.
Dr Nurul Sarkar has been appointed as Fellow of ITU-UUM (International Telecommunication Union in Asia Pacific Region in partnership with Universiti Utara Malaysia).
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