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Associate Professor Fakhrul Alam BSc(Hons), MSc, PhD

Associate Professor in Computer Engineering

Doctoral Mentor Supervisor
School of Food and Advanced Technology

Fakhrul's work involves the development of Intelligent Systems, Smart Sensors and Precision Instrumentation by leveraging his expertise in Wireless and Visible Light Communication, IoT and Signal Processing.  He is a passionate lecturer who consistently uses real world examples to reinforce explanations and current research & industry trends to add context and relevance during lectures.

Professional

Contact details

  • Ph: +64 9 2136 564
    Location: AV 2.7, Albany Village
    Campus: Auckland

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science (First class Honours) - Bangladesh University (1996)
  • Master of Science - Virginia Polytechnic Institute (1999)
  • Doctor of Philosophy - Virginia Polytechnic Institute (2002)

Certifications and Registrations

  • Licence, Mentor Supervisor, Massey University

Research Expertise

Research Interests

Indoor Localisation, wireless communication & sensor networks, 5G & IoT, low cost AQM

Area of Expertise

Field of research codes
Communications Technologies (100500): Computer Communications Networks (100503):
Control Systems, Robotics and Automation (090602):
Data Communications (100504):
Electrical and Electronic Engineering (090600): Electrical and Electronic Engineering not elsewhere classified (090699): Engineering (090000): Engineering Instrumentation (099902): Other Engineering (099900): Signal Processing (090609):
Technology (100000): Wireless Communications (100510)

Keywords

Ambient Intelligence, Cyber-Physical Systems, Indoor Localisation, IoT, Wireless Sensor Networks

Research Projects

Summary of Research Projects

Position Current Completed
Project Leader 0 6

Research Outputs

Journal

Alam, F., Faulkner, N., & Parr, B. (2021). Device-Free Localization: A Review of Non-RF Techniques for Unobtrusive Indoor Positioning. IEEE Internet of Things Journal. 8(6), 4228-4249
[Journal article]Authored by: Alam, F.
Parr, B., Legg, M., Bradley, S., & Alam, F. (2021). Occluded grape cluster detection and vine canopy visualisation using an ultrasonic phased array. Sensors. 21(6), 1-20
[Journal article]Authored by: Alam, F., Legg, M.
Honar Pajooh, H., Rashid, M., Alam, F., & Demidenko, S. (2021). Multi-Layer Blockchain-Based Security Architecture for Internet of Things. Sensors (Basel, Switzerland). 21(3)
[Journal article]Authored by: Alam, F., Demidenko, S., Rashid, M.
Aslam, S., Alam, F., Hasan, SF., & Rashid, MA. (2021). A Machine Learning Approach to Enhance the Performance of D2D-Enabled Clustered Networks. IEEE Access. 9, 16114-16132
[Journal article]Authored by: Alam, F., Rashid, M.
Honar Pajooh, H., Rashid, M., Alam, F., & Demidenko, S. (2021). Hyperledger Fabric Blockchain for Securing the Edge Internet of Things. Sensors (Basel, Switzerland). 21(2)
[Journal article]Authored by: Alam, F., Demidenko, S.
Ali, S., Glass, T., Parr, B., Potgieter, J., & Alam, F. (2021). Low Cost Sensor with IoT LoRaWAN Connectivity and Machine Learning-Based Calibration for Air Pollution Monitoring. IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement. 70
[Journal article]Authored by: Alam, F., Potgieter, J.
Bakar, AHA., Glass, T., Tee, HY., Alam, F., & Legg, M. (2021). Accurate Visible Light Positioning Using Multiple-Photodiode Receiver and Machine Learning. IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement. 70
[Journal article]Authored by: Alam, F., Legg, M.
Alam, F., Faulkner, N., & Parr, B. (2020). Device Free Localization: A Review of Non-RF Techniques for Unobtrusive Indoor Positioning. IEEE Internet of Things.
[Journal article]Authored by: Alam, F.
Faulkner, N., Parr, B., Alam, F., Legg, M., & Demidenko, S. (2020). Caploc: Capacitive sensing floor for device-free localization and fall detection. IEEE Access. 8, 187353-187364
[Journal article]Authored by: Alam, F., Demidenko, S., Legg, M.
Aslam, S., Alam, F., Hasan, SF., & Rashid, M. (2020). A novel weighted clustering algorithm supported by a distributed architecture for D2D enabled content-centric networks. Sensors (Switzerland). 20(19), 1-25
[Journal article]Authored by: Alam, F., Rashid, M.
Chew, MT., Alam, F., Sen Gupta, G., & Le, D. (2020). Vision-based assets tracking and maintenance management on the production floor of integrated semiconductor devices. International Journal of Nanoelectronics and Materials. 13(Special Issue ISSTE2019), 187-198
[Journal article]Authored by: Alam, F., Chew, M., Sen Gupta, G.
Faulkner, N., Alam, F., Legg, M., & Demidenko, S. (2020). Watchers on the Wall: Passive Visible Light-Based Positioning and Tracking with Embedded Light-Sensors on the Wall. IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement. 69(5), 2522-2532
[Journal article]Authored by: Alam, F., Demidenko, S., Legg, M.
Konings, D., Faulkner, N., Alam, F., Lai, EMK., & Demidenko, S. (2020). FieldLight: Device-Free Indoor Human Localization Using Passive Visible Light Positioning and Artificial Potential Fields. IEEE Sensors Journal. 20(2), 1054-1066
[Journal article]Authored by: Alam, F., Demidenko, S., Konings, D.
Alam, F., Faulkner, N., Legg, M., & Demidenko, S. (2019). Indoor Visible Light Positioning Using Spring-Relaxation Technique in Real-World Setting. IEEE Access. 7, 91347-91359
[Journal article]Authored by: Alam, F., Demidenko, S., Legg, M.
Konings, D., Alam, F., Noble, F., & Lai, EMK. (2019). Improved Distance Metrics for Histogram-Based Device-Free Localization. IEEE Sensors Journal. 19(19), 8940-8950
[Journal article]Authored by: Alam, F., Konings, D., Noble, F.
Konings, D., Alam, F., Noble, F., & Lai, EMK. (2019). SpringLoc: A Device-Free Localization Technique for Indoor Positioning and Tracking Using Adaptive RSSI Spring Relaxation. IEEE Access. 7, 56960-56973
[Journal article]Authored by: Alam, F., Konings, D., Noble, F.
Konings, D., Alam, F., Noble, F., & Lai, EMK. (2019). Device-Free Localization Systems Utilizing Wireless RSSI: A Comparative Practical Investigation. IEEE Sensors Journal. 19(7), 2747-2757
[Journal article]Authored by: Alam, F., Konings, D., Noble, F.
Sodavaram, NK., McCormick, D., Alam, F., Potgieter, J., Budgett, DM., & Arif, KM. (2019). Modeling, simulation and experimental validation of fatigue behavior of thin-film titanium membranes: For chronic intracranial pressure monitoring. Microsystem Technologies. 25(9), 3489-3501
[Journal article]Authored by: Alam, F., Arif, K., Potgieter, J.
Alam, F., Parr, B., & Mander, S. (2019). Visible Light Positioning Based on Calibrated Propagation Model. IEEE Sensors Letters. 3(2)
[Journal article]Authored by: Alam, F., Mander, S.Edited by: Mander, S.
Alam, F., Chew, MT., Wenge, T., & Gupta, GS. (2019). An Accurate Visible Light Positioning System Using Regenerated Fingerprint Database Based on Calibrated Propagation Model. IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement. 68(8), 2714-2723
[Journal article]Authored by: Alam, F., Chew, M., Sen Gupta, G.
Cao, G., Lai, EMK., & Alam, F. (2018). Enhanced particle swarm optimisation algorithms for multiple-input multiple-output system modelling using convolved Gaussian process models. International Journal of Intelligent Systems Technologies and Applications. 17(3), 347-369
[Journal article]Authored by: Alam, F.
Konings, D., Parr, B., Alam, F., & Lai, EMK. (2018). Falcon: Fused application of light based positioning coupled with onboard network localization. IEEE Access. 6, 36155-36167
[Journal article]Authored by: Alam, F., Konings, D.
Cao, G., Lai, EMK., & Alam, F. (2017). Gaussian Process Model Predictive Control of an Unmanned Quadrotor. Journal of Intelligent and Robotic Systems: Theory and Applications. 88(1), 147-162
[Journal article]Authored by: Alam, F.
Cao, G., Lai, EMK., & Alam, F. (2017). Gaussian process model predictive control of unknown non-linear systems. IET Control Theory and Applications. 11(5), 703-713
[Journal article]Authored by: Alam, F.
Harris, JI., Alam, F., & Moir, TJ. (2017). A hybrid frequency–time domain symmetric adaptive decorrelator. Signal, Image and Video Processing. 11(5), 921-928
[Journal article]Authored by: Alam, F.
Pham, VC., Xu, WL., Alam, F., & Fang, FC. (2015). Probabilistic fuzzy logic signal and ramp metering at a diamond interchange. Journal of Transportation Engineering. 141(3)
[Journal article]Authored by: Alam, F.
Yu, XF., Xu, WL., Alam, F., & Fang, CF. (2015). Optimal Coordination of Ramp Metering Via Iterative Dynamic Programming. International Journal of Intelligent Transportation Systems Research. 13(3), 203-218
[Journal article]Authored by: Alam, F.
Yu, XF., Alam, F., & Xu, WL. (2014). Genetic-fuzzy logic ramp metering control for ramp metering of motorway. International Journal of Computer Applications in Technology. 50(1-2), 30-44
[Journal article]Authored by: Alam, F.
Xu, P., Moir, T., Potgieter, J., & Alam, F. (2014). Editorial. International Journal of Computer Applications in Technology. 50(1-2), 1-2
[Journal article]Authored by: Alam, F., Potgieter, J.
Xu, P., Moir, TJ., Potgieter, J., & Alam, F. (2014). Editorial. International Journal of Intelligent Systems Technologies and Applications. 13(1-2), 1-2
[Journal article]Authored by: Alam, F., Potgieter, J.
Fang, FC., Xu, WL., Lin, KC., Alam, F., & Potgieter, J. (2013). Matsuoka neuronal oscillator for traffic signal control using agent-based simulation. Procedia Computer Science. 19, 389-395
[Journal article]Authored by: Alam, F., Potgieter, J.
Pham, VC., Alam, F., Potgieter, J., Fang, FC., & Xu, WL. (2013). Integrated fuzzy signal and ramp-metering at a diamond interchange. Journal of Advanced Transportation. 47(4), 413-434
[Journal article]Authored by: Alam, F., Potgieter, J.
Noble, FK., Alam, F., Potgieter, J., & Xu, WL. (2010). Energy harvesting and current state of the technology with application to traffic monitoring. International Journal of Computer Applications in Technology. 39(1-3), 166-175
[Journal article]Authored by: Alam, F., Noble, F., Potgieter, J.
Gomasa, SP., & Alam, F. (2010). Wireless sensor networks over internet protocol and web services. International Journal of Intelligent Systems Technologies and Applications. 9(2), 108-120
[Journal article]Authored by: Alam, F.
Xu, W., Moir, TJ., Potgieter, J., & Alam, F. (2010). Editorial. International Journal of Intelligent Systems Technologies and Applications. 8(1-4), 1-2 Retrieved from http://www.inderscience.com/editorials/f115108341291627.pdf
[Journal article]Authored by: Alam, F., Potgieter, J.

Book

Boland, M., Alam, F., & Bronlund, J. (2019). Modern Technologies for Personalized Nutrition. In C. Galankis (Ed.) Trends in Personalized Nutrition. (pp. 137 - 164). : Academic Press
[Chapter]Authored by: Alam, F., Boland, M., Bronlund, J.

Thesis

Alam, F. (2002). Space time processing for third generation CDMA systems. (Doctoral Thesis, Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University)
[Doctoral Thesis]Authored by: Alam, F.

Conference

Parr, B., Konings, D., Legg, M., & Alam, F. (2020). Early Warning System with Real Time Tilt Monitoring. 2019 29th International Telecommunication Networks and Applications Conference (ITNAC).
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Alam, F., Legg, M.
Hasan, A., Glass, T., Alam, F., & Legg, M. (2020). Fingerprint-Based Visible Light Positioning using Multiple Photodiode Receiver. 2020 IEEE Sensors Applications Symposium, SAS 2020 - Proceedings.
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Alam, F., Legg, M.
Glass, T., Ali, S., Parr, B., Potgieter, J., & Alam, F. (2020). IoT Enabled Low Cost Air Quality Sensor. 2020 IEEE Sensors Applications Symposium, SAS 2020 - Proceedings.
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Alam, F., Potgieter, J.
Faulkner, N., Parr, B., Alam, F., Legg, M., & Demidenko, S. (2020). Device Free Localization with Capacitive Sensing Floor. 2020 IEEE Sensors Applications Symposium, SAS 2020 - Proceedings.
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Alam, F., Demidenko, S., Legg, M.
Konings, D., & Alam, F. (2020). LifeCount: A Device-free CSI-based Human Counting Solution for Emergency Building Evacuations. 2020 IEEE Sensors Applications Symposium, SAS 2020 - Proceedings.
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Alam, F., Konings, D.
Parr, B., Legg, M., Alam, F., & Bradley, S. (2020). Acoustic Identification of Grape Clusters Occluded by Foliage. 2020 IEEE Sensors Applications Symposium, SAS 2020 - Proceedings.
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Alam, F., Legg, M.
Rashid, M., Aslam, S., Alam, F., & Hasan, SF. (2020). Decentralized Interference Mitigation Technique for D2D Networks Using Game Theory Optimization. ieeexplore. USA: ITNAC
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Alam, F., Rashid, M.
Rashid, M., Aslam, S., Alam, F., & Hasan, SF. (2020). Performance Analysis of Clustering Algorithms for Content-Sharing Based D2D Enabled 5G Networks. IEEExplore. USA: ITNAC
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Alam, F., Rashid, M.
Rashid, M., Ahmed, S., Alam, F., & Fakhruddin, B. (2020). A Disaster Response Framework Based on IoT and D2D Communication under 5G Network Technology. IEEE explore. USA: 29th International Telecommunication Networks and Applications Conference (ITNAC)
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Alam, F., Rashid, M.
Wells, D., Alam, F., Chen, Y., Abbel, R., & Parker, K.Development of a Supply Chain Product Monitoring Network. 2019 29th International Telecommunication Networks and Applications Conference, ITNAC 2019.
[Conference]Authored by: Alam, F.
Parr, B., Konings, D., Legg, M., & Alam, F.Early Warning System with Real Time Tilt Monitoring. 2019 29th International Telecommunication Networks and Applications Conference, ITNAC 2019.
[Conference]Authored by: Alam, F., Konings, D., Legg, M.
Aslam, S., Alam, F., Hasan, SF., & Rashid, M.Performance Analysis of Clustering Algorithms for Content-Sharing Based D2D Enabled 5G Networks. 2019 29th International Telecommunication Networks and Applications Conference, ITNAC 2019.
[Conference]Authored by: Alam, F., Rashid, M.
Aslam, S., Alam, F., Hasan, SF., & Rashid, M.Decentralized Interference Mitigation Technique for D2D Networks Using Game Theory Optimization. 2019 29th International Telecommunication Networks and Applications Conference, ITNAC 2019.
[Conference]Authored by: Alam, F., Rashid, M.
Faulkner, N., Alam, F., Legg, M., & Demidenko, S.Smart wall: Passive visible light positioning with ambient light only. I2MTC 2019 - 2019 IEEE International Instrumentation and Measurement Technology Conference, Proceedings.
[Conference]Authored by: Alam, F., Demidenko, S., Legg, M.
Wenge, T., Chew, MT., Alam, F., & Sen Gupta, G.(2018, March). Implementation of a visible light based indoor localization system. 2018 IEEE Sensors Applications Symposium (SAS). (pp. 18 - 23).
[Conference]Authored by: Alam, F., Chew, M., Sen Gupta, G.
Wenge, T., Chew, MT., Alam, F., & Gupta, GS.Implementation of a visible light based indoor localization system. 2018 IEEE Sensors Applications Symposium, SAS 2018 - Proceedings. (pp. 1 - 6).
[Conference]Authored by: Alam, F., Chew, M., Sen Gupta, G.
Konings, D., Faulkner, N., Alam, F., Noble, F., & Lai, EMK. (2017). The effects of interference on the RSSI values of a ZigBee based indoor localization system. 2017 24th International Conference on Mechatronics and Machine Vision in Practice, M2VIP 2017. Vol. 2017-December (pp. 1 - 5).
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Alam, F., Konings, D., Noble, F.
Konings, D., Parr, B., Waddell, C., Alam, F., Arif, KM., & Lai, EMK. (2017). HVLP: Hybrid visible light positioning of a mobile robot. 2017 24th International Conference on Mechatronics and Machine Vision in Practice, M2VIP 2017. Vol. 2017-December (pp. 1 - 6).
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Alam, F., Arif, K., Konings, D.
Various, .(2017). Proceedings of the 2017 2nd Workshop on Recent Trends in Telecommunications Research (RTTR). In Proceedings of the 2017 2nd Workshop on Recent Trends in Telecommunications Research (RTTR). Palmerston North, New Zealand: IEEE
[Conference Other]Edited by: Alam, F., Demidenko, S., Gui, X., Hasan, S., Rashid, M.
Konings, D., Faulkner, N., Alam, F., Noble, F., & Lai, E. (2017). Do RSSI values reliably map to RSS in a localization system?. Proceedings of the 2017 2nd Workshop on Recent Trends in Telecommunications Research, RTTR 2017.
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Alam, F., Konings, D., Noble, F.
Konings, D., Budel, A., Alam, F., & Noble, F.Entity Tracking Within A Zigbee Based Smart Home. PROCEEDINGS OF 2016 23RD INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON MECHATRONICS AND MACHINE VISION IN PRACTICE (M2VIP). (pp. 190 - 195).
[Conference]Authored by: Alam, F., Konings, D., Noble, F.
Cao, G., Lai, E., & Alam, F. (2016). Gaussian process model predictive control of unmanned quadrotors. Control, Automation and Robotics (ICCAR), 2016 2nd International Conference on. (pp. 1 - 7). : Control, Automation and Robotics (ICCAR), 2016 2nd International Conference on
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Alam, F.
Cao, G., Lai, E., & Alam, F. (2016). Gaussian process based model predictive control for linear time varying systems. Advanced Motion Control (AMC), 2016 IEEE 14th International Workshop on. (pp. 1 - 6). : Advanced Motion Control (AMC), 2016 IEEE 14th International Workshop on
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Alam, F.
Konings, D., Budel, A., Alam, F., & Noble, F. (2017). Entity tracking within a Zigbee based smart home. Proceedings of 23rd International Conference on Mechatronics and Machine Vision in Practice.. (pp. 1 - 6). : 23rd International Conference on Mechatronics and Machine Vision in Practice (M2VIP), 2016
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Alam, F., Noble, F.
Konings, D., Budel, A., Alam, F., & Noble, F.Entity tracking within a Zigbee based smart home. M2VIP 2016 - Proceedings of 23rd International Conference on Mechatronics and Machine Vision in Practice.
[Conference]Authored by: Alam, F., Noble, F.
Cao, G., Lai, EMK., & Alam, F.Gaussian Process based Model Predictive Control for Linear Time Varying systems. 2016 IEEE 14th International Workshop on Advanced Motion Control, AMC 2016. (pp. 251 - 256).
[Conference]Authored by: Alam, F.
Cao, G., Lai, EMK., & Alam, F.Gaussian Process Model Predictive Control of unmanned quadrotors. Proceedings - 2016 the 2nd International Conference on Control, Automation and Robotics, ICCAR 2016. (pp. 200 - 206).
[Conference]Authored by: Alam, F.
Sharifi, H., Kumar, A., Alam, F., & Arif, KM. (2016). Indoor localization of mobile robot with visible light communication. MESA 2016 - 12th IEEE/ASME International Conference on Mechatronic and Embedded Systems and Applications - Conference Proceedings.
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Alam, F., Arif, K.
Cao, G., Lai, EMK., & Alam, F. (2014). Particle swarm optimization for convolved Gaussian process models. Proceedings of the International Joint Conference on Neural Networks. (pp. 1573 - 1578).
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Alam, F.
Pham, CV., Xu, WL., Potgieter, J., Alam, F., Fang, FC., & Xu, WL. (2012). A probabilistic fuzzy logic traffic signal control for an isolated intersection. 2012 19th International Conference on Mechatronics and Machine Vision in Practice, M2VIP 2012. (pp. 304 - 308).
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Alam, F., Potgieter, J.
Yu, XF., Xu, WL., Alam, F., Potgieter, J., & Fang, CF. (2012). Genetic fuzzy logic approach to local ramp metering control using microscopic traffic simulation. 2012 19th International Conference on Mechatronics and Machine Vision in Practice, M2VIP 2012. (pp. 290 - 297).
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Alam, F., Potgieter, J.
Yu, XF., Xu, WL., Alam, F., Potgieter, J., & Fang, CF. (2012). Optimal coordination of networked motorway ramp meters. 2012 19th International Conference on Mechatronics and Machine Vision in Practice, M2VIP 2012. (pp. 355 - 363).
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Alam, F., Potgieter, J.
Harris, J., Moir, T., & Alam, F. (2011). Blind source separation for adaptive speech control. 18th Annual International Conference on Mechatronics and Machine Vision in Practice 2011, M2VIP 2011. (pp. 1 - 9).
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Alam, F.
Gomsa, SP., Lyon, M., Alam, F., & Moir, TJ. (2011). Zigbee Based System for Remote Monitoring and Control of Switches. In G. Sen Gupta, D. Bailey, S. Demidenko, & D. Carnegie (Eds.) Proceedings of the Fifth International Conference on Automation, Robotics and Applications. Vol. N/A (pp. 357 - 360). Palmerston North, NZ: Fifth International Conference on Automation, Robotics and Applications (ICARA 2011)
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Alam, F.
Nisbet, A., Rashid, MA., & Alam, F. (2010). The quest for optimum server location selection in mobile ad hoc networks utilising threshold cryptography. ITNG2010 - 7th International Conference on Information Technology: New Generations. (pp. 891 - 896).
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Alam, F., Rashid, M.
Latif, SBA., Rashid, MA., & Alam, F. (2009). An analytical model for MAC protocol configuration in WLAN. Proceedings - International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications, AINA. (pp. 711 - 718).
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Alam, F., Rashid, M.
Xu, JY., & Alam, F. (2009). Adaptive energy detection for cognitive radio: An experimental study. ICCIT 2009 - Proceedings of 2009 12th International Conference on Computer and Information Technology. (pp. 547 - 551).
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Alam, F.
Noble, FK., Alam, F., Potgieter, J., & Xu, WL. (2008). Energy harvesting and current state of the technology with application to traffic monitoring. 15th International Conference on Mechatronics and Machine Vision in Practice, M2VIP'08. (pp. 461 - 470).
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Alam, F., Noble, F., Potgieter, J.
Alam, F., Potgieter, J., Moir, TJ., Diegel, O., & Xu, W.(2008). Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Mechatronics and Machine Vision in Practice (M2VIP08). In Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Mechatronics and Machine Vision in Practice (M2VIP08). Massey University, Auckland, NZ
[Conference Other]Edited by: Alam, F., Potgieter, J.
Adams, SR., Alam, F., Bond, IA., Demidenko, SN., Gui, X., Harris, RJ., . . . Xu, J. (2007). SSETI ESEO New Zealand Ground Station project. In DA. Carnegie, & P. Teal (Eds.) Proceedings of the 14th Electronics New Zealand Conference (ENZCon 2007). (pp. 19 - 23).
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Alam, F., Bond, I., Demidenko, S., Gui, X.
Latif, SBA., Rashid, MA., & Alam, F. (2007). Profiling delay and throughput characteristics of interactive multimedia traffic over WLANs using OPNET. Proceedings - 21st International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications Workshops/Symposia, AINAW'07. Vol. 1 (pp. 929 - 933).
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Alam, F., Rashid, M.
Latif, SBA., Rashid, MA., & Alam, F. (2007). Effects of varying superframe duration on jitter in interactive multimedia traffic transmission over WLANs. Proceedings - 6th IEEE/ACIS International Conference on Computer and Information Science, ICIS 2007; 1st IEEE/ACIS International Workshop on e-Activity, IWEA 2007. (pp. 257 - 260).
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Alam, F., Rashid, M.
Islam, T., Ahmed, I., Mallick, S., Alam, F., Rahman, S., & IEEE, .Block faded channel estimation for multiuser STBC-OFDM systems. TENCON 2006 - 2006 IEEE REGION 10 CONFERENCE, VOLS 1-4. (pp. 1750 - +). 2159-3442.
[Conference]Authored by: Alam, F.
Islam, T., Ahmed, I., Mallick, S., Alam, F., & Rahman, MS. (2006). Quasi-static channel estimation for multiuser STBC-OFDM systems. Proceedings of 4th International Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering, ICECE 2006. (pp. 68 - 71).
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Alam, F.
Abd Latif, SB., Rashid, MA., & Alam, F. (2006). Cross-layer protocol design for wireless multimedia network. In AHM. Zahirul Alam, A. Wong Azman, F. Diyana, & FH. Abdul Rahim (Eds.) Proceedings of the International Conference on Computer and Communication Engineering (ICCCE'06), Volume II. (pp. 755 - 760).
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Alam, F., Rashid, M.
Quayum, A., Habib, M., Islam, N., & Alam, F. (2006). Cyclic delay diversity with space-frequency coding for OFDM systems. In M. Rahman (Ed.) Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Next-Generation Wireless Systems. (pp. 191 - 195).
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Alam, F.
Alam, F. (2006). Impact of feedback delay on MIMO-OFDM system employing SVD. In M. Rahman (Ed.) Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Next-Generation Wireless Systems. (pp. 181 - 185).
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Alam, F.
Habib, M., Quayum, A., Alam, F., & Islam, N. (2006). Multi-antenna techniques for OFDM based WLAN. In M. Rahman (Ed.) Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Next-Generation Wireless Systems. (pp. 186 - 190).
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Alam, F.
Islam, T., Ahmed, I., Mallick, S., Alam, F., & Rahman, MS. (2006). Block faded channel estimation for multiuser STBC-OFDM systems. IEEE Region 10 Annual International Conference, Proceedings/TENCON.
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Alam, F.
Alam, F., Habib, M., Quayum, A., Talukdar, AD., Islam, SS., & Hossain, M. (2005). Smart antenna system for OFDM based WLAN. IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference. Vol. 4 (pp. 2216 - 2220).
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Alam, F.
Anwar, MR., Reza, SS., Elahi, M., & Alam, F. (2005). Large file transfer using SMS over GSM network. Proceedings of 8th International Conference on Computer and Information Technology. (pp. 1096 - 1099). Dhaka, Bangladesh
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Alam, F.
Anwar, MR., Reza, SS., Elahi, M., & Alam, F. (2005, December). Large file transfer using SMS over GSM network. Presented at 8th International Conference on Computer and Information Technology: ICCIT 2005. Islamic University of Technology, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Alam, F.
Salam, SS., Islam, S., Rahman, S., Alam, F., & Ahmed, F. (2004). Performance of IEEE 802.11B wireless local area network. 3rd International Conference on Electrical & Computer Engineering: ICECE 2004. (pp. 283). Piscataway, NJ
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Alam, F.
Ahmed, A., Reaz, S., Alam, R., Kamal, B., & Alam, F. (2004). Application development for Bluetooth embedded systems. 8th International Multitopic Conference. (pp. 224 - 249). Piscataway, NJ
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Alam, F.
Simul, HH., Parvez, Z., Rahman, A., Alam, F., & Islam, N. (2004). A novel smart antenna system for wireless local area networks. 8th International Multitopic Conference: INMIC 2004. (pp. 238 - 243). Piscataway, NJ
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Alam, F.
Alam, F., Cheung, BP., Mostafa, R., Newhall, WG., Woerner, BD., & Reed, JH. (2004). Sub-band beamforming for OFDM system in practical channel condition. IEEE 60th Vehicular Technology Conference. (pp. 235 - 239). Piscataway, NJ
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Alam, F.
Alam, F., Shim, D., & Woerner, BD. (2003). A new adaptive algorithm for MSNR beamforming in WCDMA system. 57th IEEE Semiannual Vehicular Technology Conference. (pp. 1025 - 1029). Piscataway, NJ
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Alam, F.
Alam, F., Shim, D., & Woerner, BD. (2002). A new low-complexity beamformer-rake receiver for WCDMA. 2002 IEEE International Conference on Communications. (pp. 160 - 164). Piscatway, NJ
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Alam, F.
Alam, F., Shim, D., & Woerner, BD. (2002). Comparison of low complexity algorithms for MSNR beamforming. IEEE 55th Vehicular Technology Conference. (pp. 1776 - 1780). Piscataway, NJ
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Alam, F.
Shim, D., Alam, F., & Woerner, BD. (2001). A new adaptive downlink beamforming method for WCDMA system. IEEE 53rd Vehicular Technology Conference. (pp. 157 - 161). Piscataway, NJ
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Alam, F.
Alam, F., Zahid, KA., Woerner, BD., & Reed, JH. (2001). Performance comparison between pilot symbol assisted and blind beamformer-rake receivers at the reverse link of third generation CDMA system. IEEE 54th Vehicular Technology Conference. (pp. 353 - 357). Piscataway, NJ
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Alam, F.
Alam, F., Shim, D., & Woerner, BD. (2001). The performance of a beamformer-rake receiver for WCDMA mobile communication system. IEEE 54th Vehicular Technology Conference. (pp. 521 - 525). Piscataway, NJ
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Alam, F.

Teaching and Supervision

Courses Coordinated

Summary of Doctoral Supervision

Position Current Completed
Main Supervisor 6 3
Co-supervisor 5 6

Current Doctoral Supervision

Main Supervisor of:

  • Tyrel Glass - Doctor of Philosophy
    VLC based indoor localization
  • Sharafat Ali - Doctor of Philosophy
    Novel Calibration and Forecasting Techniques for Low Cost Air Quality Sensors
  • Nathaniel Faulkner - Doctor of Philosophy
    Passive, Device-Free Indoor Localization with Non-Wireless Techniques
  • Saad Aslam - Doctor of Philosophy
    Design and Performance Study of Scheduling Schemes for Device-to-Device Communication in Next Generation Cellular Networks
  • Moi Tin Chew - Doctor of Philosophy
    Visible Light Positioning with Fault Tolerance

Co-supervisor of:

  • Gg Ostadhosseyni - Doctor of Philosophy
    Integrated Study of the Cardio-respiratory System: Closing the Loop on Neural Control of BreathingIntegrated Study of the Cardio-respiratory System: Closing the Loop on Neural Control of Breathing
  • Hasan Abu Bakar - Doctor of Philosophy
    Acoustic Non-Destructive Testing Tools for Wood
  • Houshyar Honar Pajooh - Doctor of Philosophy
    Big Data Analytics and Blockchain Technology Adoption for Secured D2D and loT Applications Under 5G networks
  • Baden Parr - Doctor of Philosophy
    An automated grape yield estimation system
  • Shakil Ahmed - Doctor of Philosophy
    D2D communication enabled internet to do things in 5G network for rapid disaster response

Completed Doctoral Supervision

Main Supervisor of:

  • 2019 - Daniel Konings - Doctor of Philosophy
    Indoor Localization Utilizing Existing Infrastructure in Smart Homes
  • 2017 - Gang Cao - Doctor of Philosophy
    Gaussian Process based Model Predictive Control
  • 2014 - Vaitheki Yoganathan - Doctor of Philosophy
    Multi -microphone Speech Enhancement Technique using a Novel Neural Network Beamformer

Co-supervisor of:

  • 2019 - Nireekshan Sodavaram - Doctor of Philosophy
    Micro-Implantable Pressure Sensor for Lifetime Monitoring of Intracranial Pressure
  • 2017 - Cao Pham - Doctor of Philosophy
    Integrated and Adaptive Traffic Signal Control for Diamond Interchange
  • 2015 - Jonathan Harris - Doctor of Philosophy
    Frequency Domain Exploits For Symmetric Adaptive Decorrelation
  • 2014 - Xue Yu - Doctor of Philosophy
    Dynamic Programming based coordinated ramp metering algorithms
  • 2011 - Alastair Nisbet - Doctor of Philosophy
    Encryption key management in wireless ad hoc networks
  • 2010 - Suhaimi Abd Latif - Doctor of Philosophy
    Protocol design for real time multimedia communication over high-speed wireless networks