Dr Sajjad Hussain

  • Senior Lecturer (Systems Power & Energy)

telephone: +44 (0) 141 330 2439
email: Sajjad.Hussain@glasgow.ac.uk

School of Engineering, Room 418, James Watt South

ORCID iDhttps://orcid.org/0000-0003-1802-9728

Research interests

Biography

I am an Assistant Professor (Lecturer) in the School of Engineering. I have previously served at the Electrical Engineering Department, Capital University of Science and Technology (CUST), Islamabad, Pakistan as Associate Professor. I did my masters in Wireless Communications in 2006 from Supelec, Gif-sur-Yvette and PhD in Signal Processing and Communications in 2009 from the University of Rennes 1, Rennes, France.  I have received senior membership IEEE and fellowship of Higher Education Academy. I am an Associate Editore IEEE Access. I have won the College of Science and Engineering, University of Glasgow 2019 Teaching Excellence Award.

Research Interests

My research interests include 

  • Energy-efficient solutions for 5G and beyond self-organizing networks
  • Cognitive radio and cognitive radio networks
  • Smart grid communication and control
  • Industrial wireless sensor networks
  • Machine learning for wireless communications

My pedagogical research interests include

  • Technology for student engagement and automated feedback
  • Improving student experience in transnational education

Publications

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Number of items: 67.

2020

Asad, S. M., Ansari, S., Öztürk, M., Dashtipour, K., Rais, R. N. B., Hussain, S. , Abbasi, Q. H. and Imran, M. A. (2020) Mobility management-based autonomous energy-aware framework using machine learning approach in dense mobile networks. Signals, 1(2), pp. 170-187. (doi: 10.3390/signals1020010)

Abubakar, A. I. , Omeke, K. G., Öztürk, M., Hussain, S. and Imran, M. A. (2020) The role of artificial intelligence driven 5G networks in COVID-19 outbreak: opportunities, challenges, and future outlook. Frontiers in Communications and Networks, 1, 575065. (doi: 10.3389/frcmn.2020.575065)

Abubakar, A. I. , Öztürk, M., Rais, R. N. B., Hussain, S. and Imran, M. A. (2020) Load-Aware Cell Switching in Ultra-Dense Networks: An Artificial Neural Network Approach. In: 5th International Conference on UK - China Emerging Technologies (UCET 2020), Glasgow, UK, 20-21 Aug 2020, ISBN 9781728194882 (doi:10.1109/UCET51115.2020.9205365)

Asad, S., Dashtipour, K., Hussain, S. , Abbasi, Q. H. and Imran, M. A. (2020) Travelers-Tracing and Mobility Profiling Using Machine Learning in Railway Systems. In: 5th International Conference on the UK-China Emerging Technologies (UCET 2020), Glasgow, UK, 20-21 Aug 2020, ISBN 9781728194882 (doi:10.1109/UCET51115.2020.9205456)

Ozturk, M., Nadas, J. P.B., Klaine, P. H.V. , Hussain, S. and Imran, M. A. (2020) Clustering Based UAV Base Station Positioning for Enhanced Network Capacity. In: International Conference on Advances in the Emerging Computing Technologies (AECT 2019), Medina, Saudi Arabia, 08-10 Dec 2019, ISBN 9781728144528 (doi:10.1109/AECT47998.2020.9194188)

Ur Rehman, M. et al. (2020) Assessment and Feedback Under Disruptive Circumstances in Trans-National Education. In: IEEE TALE 2020, 8-11 Dec 2020, (Accepted for Publication)

Raza, M., Awais, M., Singh, N., Imran, M. and Hussain, S. (2020) Intelligent IoT framework for indoor healthcare monitoring of Parkinson’s disease patients. IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications, (doi: 10.1109/JSAC.2020.3021571) (Early Online Publication)

Murtaza, H., Iqbal, M. A., Abbasi, Q. H. , Hussain, S. , Xing, H. and Imran, M. A. (2020) Correlation analysis of vital signs to monitor disease risks in ubiquitous healthcare system. EAI Endorsed Transactions on Industrial Networks and Intelligent Systems, (doi: 10.4108/eai.18-5-2020.165676) (Early Online Publication)

Abbasi, Q. and Hussain, S. (2020) Teaching Continuity of Electrical and Computer Engineering Courses under Covid-19 Pandemic. ACM SIGCOMM Online Networking Education Workshop, 5-6 Aug 2020.

Iqbal, M. A., Abbas, H. T. , Ahmad, W., Ur Rehman, M. , Hussain, S. and Bremner, D. (2020) Assessment of Computer Networks During the Pandemic and Beyond. ACM SIGCOMM Online Networking Education Workshop, 5-6 Aug 2020.

Qadir, J. et al. (2020) Outcome-Based Engineering Education: A Global Report of International OBE Accreditation and Assessment Practices. 2020 ASEE Annual Conference & Exposition, Online Event, 21-24 Jun 2020. (doi:10.18260/1-2--35020)

Qadir, J., Taha, A.-E. M., Yau, K.-L. A., Ponciano, J., Hussain, S. , Al-Fuqaha, A. and Imran, M. A. (2020) Leveraging the Force of Formative Assessment & Feedback for Effective Engineering Education. In: 2020 ASEE Annual Conference & Exposition, Online Event, 21-24 Jun 2020, (doi:10.18260/1-2--34923)

Iqbal, M. A., Hussain, S. , Xing, H. and Imran, M. A. (2020) Enabling the Internet of Things: Fundamentals, Design and Applications. IEEE Press - Wiley. ISBN 9781119701255 (In Press)

Imran, M. A. , Ozturk, M., Abubakar, A. I. , Klaine, P. V. , Hussain, S. and Abbasi, Q. H. (2020) Mobility prediction based resource management. In: Tafazolli, R., Wang, C.-L. and Chatzimisios, P. (eds.) Wiley 5G REF: the Essential 5G Reference Online. John Wiley & sons Ltd. ISBN 9781119471509 (doi:10.1002/9781119471509.w5GRef228)

Asad, S. M., Ahmad, J., Hussain, S. , Zoha, A. , Abbasi, Q. H. and Imran, M. A. (2020) Mobility prediction-based optimisation and encryption of passenger traffic-flows using machine learning. Sensors, 20(9), 2629. (doi: 10.3390/s20092629)

da Silva, F. E., Iaremczuk, A. L. V., Souza, R. D., Brante, G., Moritz, G. L. and Hussain, S. (2020) Hybrid ARQ in wireless packetized predictive control. IEEE Sensors Letters, 4(5), 7500304. (doi: 10.1109/LSENS.2020.2986835)

Hussain, S. , Abbasi, Q. H. , Ghannam, R. , Ur Rehman, M. and Imran, M. (2020) Tutorials as a Tool for Enhancement in Assessment and Feedback through Student Partnership. International Symposium of Engineering Education (ISEE), Glasgow, UK, 09-10 Jul 2020. (Submitted)

Ghannam, R. , Abbasi, Q. H. and Hussain, S. (2020) Improving Student Engagement in a Transnational Engineering Education Programme Using Piazza. In: UK & Ireland Engineering Education Research Network Annual Conference (EERN 2019), Coventry, UK, 16-17 Dec 2019, ISBN 9780993424571

Ghannam, R. , Hussain, S. , Abbasi, Q. H. and Imran, M. A. (2020) Remote supervision of engineering undergraduates in a transnational programme between Scotland and China. International Journal of Engineering Education, 36(4), pp. 1333-1339.

2019

Imran, M. A. , Hussain, S. and Abbasi, Q. H. (Eds.) (2019) Wireless Automation as an Enabler for the Next Industrial Revolution. Wiley-IEEE Press. ISBN 9781119552611

Hussain, S. , Gamage, K. A.A. , Sagor, M. H., Tariq, F., Ma, L. and Imran, M. A. (2019) A systematic review of project allocation methods in undergraduate transnational engineering education. Education Sciences, 9(4), 258. (doi: 10.3390/educsci9040258)

Abubakar, A., Ozturk, M., Hussain, S. and Imran, M. (2019) Q-learning Assisted Energy-Aware Traffic Offloading and Cell Switching in Heterogeneous Networks. In: 2019 IEEE 24th International Workshop on Computer Aided Modeling and Design of Communication Links and Networks (CAMAD), Limassol, Cyprus, 11-13 Sep 2019, ISBN 9781728110165 (doi:10.1109/CAMAD.2019.8858474)

Sambo, Y. A. , Valastro, G. C., Patane, G. M.M., Ozturk, M., Hussain, S. , Imran, M. A. and Panno, D. (2019) Motion Sensor-based Small Cell Sleep Scheduling for 5G Networks. In: 2019 IEEE 24th International Workshop on Computer Aided Modeling and Design of Communication Links and Networks (CAMAD), Limassol, Cyprus, 11-13 Sep 2019, ISBN 9781728110165 (doi:10.1109/CAMAD.2019.8858435)

Hussain, S. , Gamage, K. A.A. , Ahmad, W. and Imran, M. A. (2019) Assessment and feedback for large classes in transnational engineering education: student–staff partnership-based innovative approach. Education Sciences, 9(3), 221. (doi: 10.3390/educsci9030221)

Ozturk, M., Akram, M., Hussain, S. and Imran, M. A. (2019) Novel QoS-aware proactive spectrum access techniques for cognitive radio using machine learning. IEEE Access, 7, pp. 70811-70827. (doi: 10.1109/ACCESS.2019.2918380)

Hussain, S. , Ahmad, W., Gamage, K. and Imran, M. A. (2019) A Novel Methodology for Feedback for Large Classes in Partnership with the Students. In: Realising Ambitions: 6th Annual Symposium of the UK&I EERN, Portsmouth, UK, 01-02 Nov 2018, pp. 161-167. ISBN 9781861376695

Hussain, S. , Abbasi, Q. H. , Ansari, I. S. , Qadir, J. and Imran, M. A. (2019) Online Interactivity Tools to Support Student Centered Learning in Large Classes. 12th Annual University of Glasgow Learning and Teaching Conference, Glasgow, UK, 2-3 Apr 2019.

Ullah, I., Khitab, Z., Khan, M. N. and Hussain, S. (2019) An efficient energy management in office using bio-inspired energy optimization algorithms. Processes, 7(3), 142. (doi: 10.3390/pr7030142)

Hussain, S. , Ahmad, W., Gamage, K. and Imran, M. A. (2019) Pseudo Personalised Individual Feedbacks for Large Classes. 12th Annual University of Glasgow Learning and Teaching Conference, Glasgow, UK, 2-3 Apr 2019. (Accepted for Publication)

Ullah, I. and Hussain, S. (2019) Time-constrained nature-inspired optimization algorithms for an efficient energy management system in smart homes and buildings. Applied Sciences, 9(4), 792. (doi: 10.3390/app9040792)

Asad, S. M., Ozturk, M., Rais, R. N. B., Zoha, A. , Hussain, S. , Abbasi, Q. H. and Imran, M. A. (2019) Reinforcement Learning Driven Energy Efficient Mobile Communication and Applications. In: 2019 IEEE International Symposium on Signal Processing and Information Technology (ISSPIT), Ajman, United Arab Emirates, 10-12 Dec 2019, ISBN 9781728153414 (doi:10.1109/ISSPIT47144.2019.9001888)

Ozturk, M., Abubakar, I., Hassan, N. U., Hussain, S. , Imran, M. A. and Yuen, C. (2019) Spectrum Cost Optimization for Cognitive Radio Transmission over TV White Spaces Using Artificial Neural Networks. In: 4th International Conference on UK - China Emerging Technologies (UCET 2019), Glasgow, UK, 21-22 Aug 2019, ISBN 9781728127972 (doi:10.1109/UCET.2019.8881893)

2018

Gamage, K. A.A. , Hussain, S. and Abbasi, Q. H. (2018) Final Year Project Allocations for Undergraduate Engineering Students in TNE Programs. In: 6th Teaching and Education Conference, Vienna, Austria, 01-04 Oct 2018, pp. 17-22. ISBN 9788087927854 (doi:10.20472/TEC.2018.006.002)

Raza, M., Le-minh, H., Aslam, N. and Hussain, S. (2018) A novel MAC proposal for critical and emergency communications in industrial wireless sensor networks. Computers and Electrical Engineering, 72, pp. 976-989. (doi: 10.1016/j.compeleceng.2018.02.027)

Wadud, Z., Ullah, K., Hussain, S. , Yang, X. and Qazi, A. B. (2018) DOW-PR dolphin and whale pods routing protocol for underwater wireless sensor networks (UWSNs). Sensors, 18(5), 1529. (doi: 10.3390/s18051529) (PMID:29757208)

Marshoud, H., Muhaidat, S., Sofotasios, P. C., Hussain, S. , Imran, M. and Sharif, B. S. (2018) Optical non-orthogonal multiple access for visible light communication. IEEE Wireless Communications, 25(2), pp. 82-88. (doi: 10.1109/MWC.2018.1700122)

Raza, M., Aslam, N., Le-Minh, H., Hussain, S. , Cao, Y. and Khan, N. M. (2018) A critical analysis of research potential, challenges and future directives in industrial wireless sensor networks. IEEE Communications Surveys and Tutorials, 20(1), pp. 39-95. (doi: 10.1109/COMST.2017.2759725)

Raza, M., Le-Minh, H., Aslam, N., Hussain, S. , Imran, M. A. , Tafazolli, R. and Nguyen, H. X. (2018) Dynamic priority based reliable real-time communications for infrastructure-less networks. IEEE Access, 6, pp. 67338-67359. (doi: 10.1109/ACCESS.2018.2879186)

2017

Iqbal, M. S., Hussain, S. and Ghafoor, A. (2017) Peak to average power ratio based spatial spectrum sensing for cognitive radio systems. Computers and Electrical Engineering, 63, pp. 30-40. (doi: 10.1016/j.compeleceng.2017.09.005)

Wadud, Z., Hussain, S. , Javaid, N., Bouk, S. H., Alrajeh, N., Alabed, M. S. and Guizani, N. (2017) An energy scaled and expanded vector-based forwarding scheme for industrial underwater acoustic sensor networks with sink mobility. Sensors, 17(10), 2251. (doi: 10.3390/s17102251)

Raza, M., Le-Minh, H., Aslam, N. and Hussain, S. (2017) Deterministic scheduling for energy efficient and reliable communication in heterogeneous sensing environments in industrial wireless sensor networks. EAI Endorsed Transactions on Energy Web, 3(11), e3. (doi: 10.4108/eai.11-7-2017.152764)

Raza, M., Hussain, S. , Le⁃Minh, H. and Aslam, N. (2017) Novel MAC layer proposal for URLLC in industrial wireless sensor networks. ZTE Communications, 15(S1), pp. 50-59.

Raza, M., Le-Minh, H., Aslam, N., Hussain, S. and Ellahi, W. (2017) A Control Channel Based MAC Protocol for Time Critical and Emergency Communications in Industrial Wireless Sensor Networks. In: International Conference on Communication, Computing and Digital Systems (C-CODE), Islamabad, Pakistan, 8-9 March 2017, pp. 122-126. ISBN 9781509044481 (doi:10.1109/C-CODE.2017.7918914)

Ilyas, Z., Ghafoor, A. and Hussain, S. (2017) A database assisted quality of service and pricing based spectrum allocation framework for TV white spaces. Wireless Personal Communications, 92(4), pp. 1493-1509. (doi: 10.1007/s11277-016-3617-x)

2016

Mughal, B., Hussain, S. and Ghafoor, A. (2016) Cooperative subcarrier sensing using antenna diversity based weighted virtual sub clustering. China Communications, 13(10), pp. 44-57. (doi: 10.1109/CC.2016.7732011)

Mughal, B., Hussain, S. and Ghafoor, A. (2016) Cluster-based cooperative subcarrier sensing using antenna diversity-based weighted data fusion. Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering, 41(9), pp. 3425-3439. (doi: 10.1007/s13369-015-1973-6)

Iqbak, N., Mahmood, A., Hussain, S. and Ghafoor, A. (2016) Bayesian compressive sensing framework for spectrum reconstruction in Rayleigh fading channels. Turkish Journal of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences, 24(5), pp. 3240-3252. (doi: 10.3906/elk-1405-198)

Minhas, D. and Hussain, S. (2016) Efficient control strategies to optimize electricity cost and consumer satisfaction. In: Ahmad, A. and Hassan, N. U. (eds.) Smart Grid as a Solution for Renewable and Efficient Energy. Series: Premier reference source; advances in environment engineering and green technologies. IGI Global: Hershey. ISBN 9781522500728

Minhas, D. M., Rashad, M., Hussain, S. and Ashraf, M. (2016) Cost Effective Bidirectional Power Transactions for Queueing Energy Requests in Smart Micro-Grids. In: 18th Mediterranean Electrotechnical Conference (MELECON), Limassol, Cyprus, 18-20 Apr 2016, pp. 1-6. ISBN 9781509000586 (doi:10.1109/MELCON.2016.7495333)

Rashad, M., Minhas, D. M., Ashraf, M. and Hussain, S. (2016) PFC Topologies for AC to DC Converters in DC Micro-Grid. In: 18th Mediterranean Electrotechnical Conference (MELECON), Limassol, Cyprus, 18-20 Apr 2016, ISBN 9781509000586 (doi:10.1109/MELCON.2016.7495376)

2015

Tabassum, S., Hussain, S. and Ghafoor, A. (2015) Peak to average power ratio reduction in NC–OFDM systems. Journal of Electrical Engineering, 66(3), pp. 154-158. (doi: 10.2478/jee-2015-0024)

Khaliq, K. A., Hussain, S. , Qayyum, A. and Pannek, J. (2015) Novel Data Link Layer Encoding Scheme for Multi-hop Wireless Mesh Network. In: 6th International Conference on Ambient Systems, Networks and Technologies (ANT-2015), London, England, 2-5 Jun 2015, pp. 665-669. (doi:10.1016/j.procs.2015.05.069)

Minhas, D. M., Rashad, M., Hussain, S. and Ashraf, M. (2015) Optimal Control of Power Cost and Consumer Satisfaction Using Smart Grid Intelligent Energy Management System. In: 10th Asian Control Conference (ASCC), Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia, 31 May - 3 Jun 2015, pp. 1-6. ISBN 9781479978625 (doi:10.1109/ASCC.2015.7244882)

2013

Iqbal, M.S., Ghafoor, A., Hussain, S. and Ghaffar, R. (2013) Channel State Dependent Adaptive Spatial Spectrum Sensing Algorithm for Cognitive Radios. In: 2013 IEEE 10th Consumer Communications and Networking Conference (CCNC), Las Vegas Las Vegas, AA, USA, 11-14 Jan 2013, pp. 613-616. (doi:10.1109/CCNC.2013.6488509)

Tabassum, S., Hussain, S. and Ghafoor, A. (2013) A Novel Adaptive Mode PAPR Reduction Scheme for NC-OFDM Based Cognitive Radios. In: 2013 IEEE 77th Vehicular Technology Conference: VTC2013-Spring, Dresden, Germany, 2-5 Jun 2013, pp. 1-5. ISBN 9781467363372 (doi:10.1109/VTCSpring.2013.6691832)

Ul Hassan, N., Hussain, S. , Yuen, C. and Duan, L. (2013) Tradeoff Between Spectrum Cost and Quality of Service in a Cognitive Radio Network. In: 2013 IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Atlanta, GA, USA, 9-13 Dec 2013, pp. 1179-1184. ISBN 9781479913534 (doi:10.1109/GLOCOM.2013.6831234)

2012

Hussain, S. , Louët, Y. and Palicot, J. (2012) Peak power control in cognitive radio context. IET Communications, 6(8), pp. 861-871. (doi: 10.1049/iet-com.2010.0531)

2011

Hussain, S. , Louet, Y. and Palicot, J. (2011) Joint Spectrum Access Scheme for Peak Power Control in Cognitive Radios. In: 2011 XXXth URSI General Assembly and Scientific Symposium, Istanbul, Turkey, 13-20 Aug 2011, pp. 1-4. ISBN 9781424451173 (doi:10.1109/URSIGASS.2011.6050513)

2009

Hussain, S. , Guel, D., Louet, Y. and Palicot, J. (2009) Performance Comparison of PRC Based PAPR Reduction Schemes for WiLAN Systems. In: 2009 European Wireless Conference (EW), Aalborg, Denmark, 17-20 May 2009, pp. 167-172. ISBN 9781424459353 (doi:10.1109/EW.2009.5358005)

Hussain, S. and Louet, Y. (2009) PAPR Reduction of Software Radio Signals Using PRC Method. In: IEEE Sarnoff 2009, Princeton, NJ, USA, 30 Mar - 1 Apr 2009, pp. 1-6. ISBN 9781424433810 (doi:10.1109/SARNOF.2009.4850331)

Hussain, S. , Louet, Y. and Palicot, J. (2009) PAPR Variations on Dynamic Spectrum Access in Cognitive Radio Systems. In: 2nd International Workshop on Cognitive Radio and Advanced Spectrum Management, 2009 (CogART 2009), Aalborg, Denmark, 18-20 May 2009, pp. 110-115. ISBN 9781424445820 (doi:10.1109/COGART.2009.5167244)

Palicot, J., Louet, Y. and Hussain, S. (2009) Power amplification issues related to dynamic spectrum access in the cognitive radio systems. In: Wang, W. (ed.) Cognitive Radio Systems. InTech. ISBN 9789533070216

2008

Hussain, S. , Palicot, J., Louët, Y. and Zabré, S. (2008) Frequency domain interpretation of power ratio metric for cognitive radio systems. IET Communications, 2(6), pp. 783-793. (doi: 10.1049/iet-com:20070478)

Hussain, S. and Louet, Y. (2008) Peak to Average Power Ratio Analysis of Multi-carrier and Multi-standard Signals in Software Radio Context. In: 3rd International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies: From Theory to Applications (ICTTA), Damascus, Syria, 7-11 Apr 2008, pp. 1-5. ISBN 9781424417513 (doi:10.1109/ICTTA.2008.4530240)

Hussain, S. and Louet, Y. (2008) Peak to Average Power Ratio Reduction for Multi-band OFDM System using Tone Reservation. In: 29th URSI General Assembly 08, Chicago, IL, USA, 7-16 Aug 2008,

Hussain, S. and Louet, Y. (2008) Tone Reservation's Complexity Reduction Using Fast Calculation of Maximal IDFT Element. In: International Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC '08), Crete, Greece, 6-8 Aug 2008, pp. 200-204. ISBN 9781424422012 (doi:10.1109/IWCMC.2008.35)

Louet, Y. and Hussain, S. (2008) Peak-to-Mean Envelope Power Ratio Statistical Analysis of Continuous OFDM Signal. In: IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC 2008 ), Singapore, 11-14 May 2008, pp. 1681-1685. ISBN 9781424416448 (doi:10.1109/VETECS.2008.387)

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Number of items: 67.

Articles

Asad, S. M., Ansari, S., Öztürk, M., Dashtipour, K., Rais, R. N. B., Hussain, S. , Abbasi, Q. H. and Imran, M. A. (2020) Mobility management-based autonomous energy-aware framework using machine learning approach in dense mobile networks. Signals, 1(2), pp. 170-187. (doi: 10.3390/signals1020010)

Abubakar, A. I. , Omeke, K. G., Öztürk, M., Hussain, S. and Imran, M. A. (2020) The role of artificial intelligence driven 5G networks in COVID-19 outbreak: opportunities, challenges, and future outlook. Frontiers in Communications and Networks, 1, 575065. (doi: 10.3389/frcmn.2020.575065)

Raza, M., Awais, M., Singh, N., Imran, M. and Hussain, S. (2020) Intelligent IoT framework for indoor healthcare monitoring of Parkinson’s disease patients. IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications, (doi: 10.1109/JSAC.2020.3021571) (Early Online Publication)

Murtaza, H., Iqbal, M. A., Abbasi, Q. H. , Hussain, S. , Xing, H. and Imran, M. A. (2020) Correlation analysis of vital signs to monitor disease risks in ubiquitous healthcare system. EAI Endorsed Transactions on Industrial Networks and Intelligent Systems, (doi: 10.4108/eai.18-5-2020.165676) (Early Online Publication)

Asad, S. M., Ahmad, J., Hussain, S. , Zoha, A. , Abbasi, Q. H. and Imran, M. A. (2020) Mobility prediction-based optimisation and encryption of passenger traffic-flows using machine learning. Sensors, 20(9), 2629. (doi: 10.3390/s20092629)

da Silva, F. E., Iaremczuk, A. L. V., Souza, R. D., Brante, G., Moritz, G. L. and Hussain, S. (2020) Hybrid ARQ in wireless packetized predictive control. IEEE Sensors Letters, 4(5), 7500304. (doi: 10.1109/LSENS.2020.2986835)

Ghannam, R. , Hussain, S. , Abbasi, Q. H. and Imran, M. A. (2020) Remote supervision of engineering undergraduates in a transnational programme between Scotland and China. International Journal of Engineering Education, 36(4), pp. 1333-1339.

Hussain, S. , Gamage, K. A.A. , Sagor, M. H., Tariq, F., Ma, L. and Imran, M. A. (2019) A systematic review of project allocation methods in undergraduate transnational engineering education. Education Sciences, 9(4), 258. (doi: 10.3390/educsci9040258)

Hussain, S. , Gamage, K. A.A. , Ahmad, W. and Imran, M. A. (2019) Assessment and feedback for large classes in transnational engineering education: student–staff partnership-based innovative approach. Education Sciences, 9(3), 221. (doi: 10.3390/educsci9030221)

Ozturk, M., Akram, M., Hussain, S. and Imran, M. A. (2019) Novel QoS-aware proactive spectrum access techniques for cognitive radio using machine learning. IEEE Access, 7, pp. 70811-70827. (doi: 10.1109/ACCESS.2019.2918380)

Ullah, I., Khitab, Z., Khan, M. N. and Hussain, S. (2019) An efficient energy management in office using bio-inspired energy optimization algorithms. Processes, 7(3), 142. (doi: 10.3390/pr7030142)

Ullah, I. and Hussain, S. (2019) Time-constrained nature-inspired optimization algorithms for an efficient energy management system in smart homes and buildings. Applied Sciences, 9(4), 792. (doi: 10.3390/app9040792)

Raza, M., Le-minh, H., Aslam, N. and Hussain, S. (2018) A novel MAC proposal for critical and emergency communications in industrial wireless sensor networks. Computers and Electrical Engineering, 72, pp. 976-989. (doi: 10.1016/j.compeleceng.2018.02.027)

Wadud, Z., Ullah, K., Hussain, S. , Yang, X. and Qazi, A. B. (2018) DOW-PR dolphin and whale pods routing protocol for underwater wireless sensor networks (UWSNs). Sensors, 18(5), 1529. (doi: 10.3390/s18051529) (PMID:29757208)

Marshoud, H., Muhaidat, S., Sofotasios, P. C., Hussain, S. , Imran, M. and Sharif, B. S. (2018) Optical non-orthogonal multiple access for visible light communication. IEEE Wireless Communications, 25(2), pp. 82-88. (doi: 10.1109/MWC.2018.1700122)

Raza, M., Aslam, N., Le-Minh, H., Hussain, S. , Cao, Y. and Khan, N. M. (2018) A critical analysis of research potential, challenges and future directives in industrial wireless sensor networks. IEEE Communications Surveys and Tutorials, 20(1), pp. 39-95. (doi: 10.1109/COMST.2017.2759725)

Raza, M., Le-Minh, H., Aslam, N., Hussain, S. , Imran, M. A. , Tafazolli, R. and Nguyen, H. X. (2018) Dynamic priority based reliable real-time communications for infrastructure-less networks. IEEE Access, 6, pp. 67338-67359. (doi: 10.1109/ACCESS.2018.2879186)

Iqbal, M. S., Hussain, S. and Ghafoor, A. (2017) Peak to average power ratio based spatial spectrum sensing for cognitive radio systems. Computers and Electrical Engineering, 63, pp. 30-40. (doi: 10.1016/j.compeleceng.2017.09.005)

Wadud, Z., Hussain, S. , Javaid, N., Bouk, S. H., Alrajeh, N., Alabed, M. S. and Guizani, N. (2017) An energy scaled and expanded vector-based forwarding scheme for industrial underwater acoustic sensor networks with sink mobility. Sensors, 17(10), 2251. (doi: 10.3390/s17102251)

Raza, M., Le-Minh, H., Aslam, N. and Hussain, S. (2017) Deterministic scheduling for energy efficient and reliable communication in heterogeneous sensing environments in industrial wireless sensor networks. EAI Endorsed Transactions on Energy Web, 3(11), e3. (doi: 10.4108/eai.11-7-2017.152764)

Raza, M., Hussain, S. , Le⁃Minh, H. and Aslam, N. (2017) Novel MAC layer proposal for URLLC in industrial wireless sensor networks. ZTE Communications, 15(S1), pp. 50-59.

Ilyas, Z., Ghafoor, A. and Hussain, S. (2017) A database assisted quality of service and pricing based spectrum allocation framework for TV white spaces. Wireless Personal Communications, 92(4), pp. 1493-1509. (doi: 10.1007/s11277-016-3617-x)

Mughal, B., Hussain, S. and Ghafoor, A. (2016) Cooperative subcarrier sensing using antenna diversity based weighted virtual sub clustering. China Communications, 13(10), pp. 44-57. (doi: 10.1109/CC.2016.7732011)

Mughal, B., Hussain, S. and Ghafoor, A. (2016) Cluster-based cooperative subcarrier sensing using antenna diversity-based weighted data fusion. Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering, 41(9), pp. 3425-3439. (doi: 10.1007/s13369-015-1973-6)

Iqbak, N., Mahmood, A., Hussain, S. and Ghafoor, A. (2016) Bayesian compressive sensing framework for spectrum reconstruction in Rayleigh fading channels. Turkish Journal of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences, 24(5), pp. 3240-3252. (doi: 10.3906/elk-1405-198)

Tabassum, S., Hussain, S. and Ghafoor, A. (2015) Peak to average power ratio reduction in NC–OFDM systems. Journal of Electrical Engineering, 66(3), pp. 154-158. (doi: 10.2478/jee-2015-0024)

Hussain, S. , Louët, Y. and Palicot, J. (2012) Peak power control in cognitive radio context. IET Communications, 6(8), pp. 861-871. (doi: 10.1049/iet-com.2010.0531)

Hussain, S. , Palicot, J., Louët, Y. and Zabré, S. (2008) Frequency domain interpretation of power ratio metric for cognitive radio systems. IET Communications, 2(6), pp. 783-793. (doi: 10.1049/iet-com:20070478)

Books

Iqbal, M. A., Hussain, S. , Xing, H. and Imran, M. A. (2020) Enabling the Internet of Things: Fundamentals, Design and Applications. IEEE Press - Wiley. ISBN 9781119701255 (In Press)

Book Sections

Imran, M. A. , Ozturk, M., Abubakar, A. I. , Klaine, P. V. , Hussain, S. and Abbasi, Q. H. (2020) Mobility prediction based resource management. In: Tafazolli, R., Wang, C.-L. and Chatzimisios, P. (eds.) Wiley 5G REF: the Essential 5G Reference Online. John Wiley & sons Ltd. ISBN 9781119471509 (doi:10.1002/9781119471509.w5GRef228)

Minhas, D. and Hussain, S. (2016) Efficient control strategies to optimize electricity cost and consumer satisfaction. In: Ahmad, A. and Hassan, N. U. (eds.) Smart Grid as a Solution for Renewable and Efficient Energy. Series: Premier reference source; advances in environment engineering and green technologies. IGI Global: Hershey. ISBN 9781522500728

Palicot, J., Louet, Y. and Hussain, S. (2009) Power amplification issues related to dynamic spectrum access in the cognitive radio systems. In: Wang, W. (ed.) Cognitive Radio Systems. InTech. ISBN 9789533070216

Edited Books

Imran, M. A. , Hussain, S. and Abbasi, Q. H. (Eds.) (2019) Wireless Automation as an Enabler for the Next Industrial Revolution. Wiley-IEEE Press. ISBN 9781119552611

Conference or Workshop Item

Abbasi, Q. and Hussain, S. (2020) Teaching Continuity of Electrical and Computer Engineering Courses under Covid-19 Pandemic. ACM SIGCOMM Online Networking Education Workshop, 5-6 Aug 2020.

Iqbal, M. A., Abbas, H. T. , Ahmad, W., Ur Rehman, M. , Hussain, S. and Bremner, D. (2020) Assessment of Computer Networks During the Pandemic and Beyond. ACM SIGCOMM Online Networking Education Workshop, 5-6 Aug 2020.

Qadir, J. et al. (2020) Outcome-Based Engineering Education: A Global Report of International OBE Accreditation and Assessment Practices. 2020 ASEE Annual Conference & Exposition, Online Event, 21-24 Jun 2020. (doi:10.18260/1-2--35020)

Hussain, S. , Abbasi, Q. H. , Ghannam, R. , Ur Rehman, M. and Imran, M. (2020) Tutorials as a Tool for Enhancement in Assessment and Feedback through Student Partnership. International Symposium of Engineering Education (ISEE), Glasgow, UK, 09-10 Jul 2020. (Submitted)

Hussain, S. , Abbasi, Q. H. , Ansari, I. S. , Qadir, J. and Imran, M. A. (2019) Online Interactivity Tools to Support Student Centered Learning in Large Classes. 12th Annual University of Glasgow Learning and Teaching Conference, Glasgow, UK, 2-3 Apr 2019.

Hussain, S. , Ahmad, W., Gamage, K. and Imran, M. A. (2019) Pseudo Personalised Individual Feedbacks for Large Classes. 12th Annual University of Glasgow Learning and Teaching Conference, Glasgow, UK, 2-3 Apr 2019. (Accepted for Publication)

Conference Proceedings

Abubakar, A. I. , Öztürk, M., Rais, R. N. B., Hussain, S. and Imran, M. A. (2020) Load-Aware Cell Switching in Ultra-Dense Networks: An Artificial Neural Network Approach. In: 5th International Conference on UK - China Emerging Technologies (UCET 2020), Glasgow, UK, 20-21 Aug 2020, ISBN 9781728194882 (doi:10.1109/UCET51115.2020.9205365)

Asad, S., Dashtipour, K., Hussain, S. , Abbasi, Q. H. and Imran, M. A. (2020) Travelers-Tracing and Mobility Profiling Using Machine Learning in Railway Systems. In: 5th International Conference on the UK-China Emerging Technologies (UCET 2020), Glasgow, UK, 20-21 Aug 2020, ISBN 9781728194882 (doi:10.1109/UCET51115.2020.9205456)

Ozturk, M., Nadas, J. P.B., Klaine, P. H.V. , Hussain, S. and Imran, M. A. (2020) Clustering Based UAV Base Station Positioning for Enhanced Network Capacity. In: International Conference on Advances in the Emerging Computing Technologies (AECT 2019), Medina, Saudi Arabia, 08-10 Dec 2019, ISBN 9781728144528 (doi:10.1109/AECT47998.2020.9194188)

Ur Rehman, M. et al. (2020) Assessment and Feedback Under Disruptive Circumstances in Trans-National Education. In: IEEE TALE 2020, 8-11 Dec 2020, (Accepted for Publication)

Qadir, J., Taha, A.-E. M., Yau, K.-L. A., Ponciano, J., Hussain, S. , Al-Fuqaha, A. and Imran, M. A. (2020) Leveraging the Force of Formative Assessment & Feedback for Effective Engineering Education. In: 2020 ASEE Annual Conference & Exposition, Online Event, 21-24 Jun 2020, (doi:10.18260/1-2--34923)

Ghannam, R. , Abbasi, Q. H. and Hussain, S. (2020) Improving Student Engagement in a Transnational Engineering Education Programme Using Piazza. In: UK & Ireland Engineering Education Research Network Annual Conference (EERN 2019), Coventry, UK, 16-17 Dec 2019, ISBN 9780993424571

Abubakar, A., Ozturk, M., Hussain, S. and Imran, M. (2019) Q-learning Assisted Energy-Aware Traffic Offloading and Cell Switching in Heterogeneous Networks. In: 2019 IEEE 24th International Workshop on Computer Aided Modeling and Design of Communication Links and Networks (CAMAD), Limassol, Cyprus, 11-13 Sep 2019, ISBN 9781728110165 (doi:10.1109/CAMAD.2019.8858474)

Sambo, Y. A. , Valastro, G. C., Patane, G. M.M., Ozturk, M., Hussain, S. , Imran, M. A. and Panno, D. (2019) Motion Sensor-based Small Cell Sleep Scheduling for 5G Networks. In: 2019 IEEE 24th International Workshop on Computer Aided Modeling and Design of Communication Links and Networks (CAMAD), Limassol, Cyprus, 11-13 Sep 2019, ISBN 9781728110165 (doi:10.1109/CAMAD.2019.8858435)

Hussain, S. , Ahmad, W., Gamage, K. and Imran, M. A. (2019) A Novel Methodology for Feedback for Large Classes in Partnership with the Students. In: Realising Ambitions: 6th Annual Symposium of the UK&I EERN, Portsmouth, UK, 01-02 Nov 2018, pp. 161-167. ISBN 9781861376695

Asad, S. M., Ozturk, M., Rais, R. N. B., Zoha, A. , Hussain, S. , Abbasi, Q. H. and Imran, M. A. (2019) Reinforcement Learning Driven Energy Efficient Mobile Communication and Applications. In: 2019 IEEE International Symposium on Signal Processing and Information Technology (ISSPIT), Ajman, United Arab Emirates, 10-12 Dec 2019, ISBN 9781728153414 (doi:10.1109/ISSPIT47144.2019.9001888)

Ozturk, M., Abubakar, I., Hassan, N. U., Hussain, S. , Imran, M. A. and Yuen, C. (2019) Spectrum Cost Optimization for Cognitive Radio Transmission over TV White Spaces Using Artificial Neural Networks. In: 4th International Conference on UK - China Emerging Technologies (UCET 2019), Glasgow, UK, 21-22 Aug 2019, ISBN 9781728127972 (doi:10.1109/UCET.2019.8881893)

Gamage, K. A.A. , Hussain, S. and Abbasi, Q. H. (2018) Final Year Project Allocations for Undergraduate Engineering Students in TNE Programs. In: 6th Teaching and Education Conference, Vienna, Austria, 01-04 Oct 2018, pp. 17-22. ISBN 9788087927854 (doi:10.20472/TEC.2018.006.002)

Raza, M., Le-Minh, H., Aslam, N., Hussain, S. and Ellahi, W. (2017) A Control Channel Based MAC Protocol for Time Critical and Emergency Communications in Industrial Wireless Sensor Networks. In: International Conference on Communication, Computing and Digital Systems (C-CODE), Islamabad, Pakistan, 8-9 March 2017, pp. 122-126. ISBN 9781509044481 (doi:10.1109/C-CODE.2017.7918914)

Minhas, D. M., Rashad, M., Hussain, S. and Ashraf, M. (2016) Cost Effective Bidirectional Power Transactions for Queueing Energy Requests in Smart Micro-Grids. In: 18th Mediterranean Electrotechnical Conference (MELECON), Limassol, Cyprus, 18-20 Apr 2016, pp. 1-6. ISBN 9781509000586 (doi:10.1109/MELCON.2016.7495333)

Rashad, M., Minhas, D. M., Ashraf, M. and Hussain, S. (2016) PFC Topologies for AC to DC Converters in DC Micro-Grid. In: 18th Mediterranean Electrotechnical Conference (MELECON), Limassol, Cyprus, 18-20 Apr 2016, ISBN 9781509000586 (doi:10.1109/MELCON.2016.7495376)

Khaliq, K. A., Hussain, S. , Qayyum, A. and Pannek, J. (2015) Novel Data Link Layer Encoding Scheme for Multi-hop Wireless Mesh Network. In: 6th International Conference on Ambient Systems, Networks and Technologies (ANT-2015), London, England, 2-5 Jun 2015, pp. 665-669. (doi:10.1016/j.procs.2015.05.069)

Minhas, D. M., Rashad, M., Hussain, S. and Ashraf, M. (2015) Optimal Control of Power Cost and Consumer Satisfaction Using Smart Grid Intelligent Energy Management System. In: 10th Asian Control Conference (ASCC), Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia, 31 May - 3 Jun 2015, pp. 1-6. ISBN 9781479978625 (doi:10.1109/ASCC.2015.7244882)

Iqbal, M.S., Ghafoor, A., Hussain, S. and Ghaffar, R. (2013) Channel State Dependent Adaptive Spatial Spectrum Sensing Algorithm for Cognitive Radios. In: 2013 IEEE 10th Consumer Communications and Networking Conference (CCNC), Las Vegas Las Vegas, AA, USA, 11-14 Jan 2013, pp. 613-616. (doi:10.1109/CCNC.2013.6488509)

Tabassum, S., Hussain, S. and Ghafoor, A. (2013) A Novel Adaptive Mode PAPR Reduction Scheme for NC-OFDM Based Cognitive Radios. In: 2013 IEEE 77th Vehicular Technology Conference: VTC2013-Spring, Dresden, Germany, 2-5 Jun 2013, pp. 1-5. ISBN 9781467363372 (doi:10.1109/VTCSpring.2013.6691832)

Ul Hassan, N., Hussain, S. , Yuen, C. and Duan, L. (2013) Tradeoff Between Spectrum Cost and Quality of Service in a Cognitive Radio Network. In: 2013 IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Atlanta, GA, USA, 9-13 Dec 2013, pp. 1179-1184. ISBN 9781479913534 (doi:10.1109/GLOCOM.2013.6831234)

Hussain, S. , Louet, Y. and Palicot, J. (2011) Joint Spectrum Access Scheme for Peak Power Control in Cognitive Radios. In: 2011 XXXth URSI General Assembly and Scientific Symposium, Istanbul, Turkey, 13-20 Aug 2011, pp. 1-4. ISBN 9781424451173 (doi:10.1109/URSIGASS.2011.6050513)

Hussain, S. , Guel, D., Louet, Y. and Palicot, J. (2009) Performance Comparison of PRC Based PAPR Reduction Schemes for WiLAN Systems. In: 2009 European Wireless Conference (EW), Aalborg, Denmark, 17-20 May 2009, pp. 167-172. ISBN 9781424459353 (doi:10.1109/EW.2009.5358005)

Hussain, S. and Louet, Y. (2009) PAPR Reduction of Software Radio Signals Using PRC Method. In: IEEE Sarnoff 2009, Princeton, NJ, USA, 30 Mar - 1 Apr 2009, pp. 1-6. ISBN 9781424433810 (doi:10.1109/SARNOF.2009.4850331)

Hussain, S. , Louet, Y. and Palicot, J. (2009) PAPR Variations on Dynamic Spectrum Access in Cognitive Radio Systems. In: 2nd International Workshop on Cognitive Radio and Advanced Spectrum Management, 2009 (CogART 2009), Aalborg, Denmark, 18-20 May 2009, pp. 110-115. ISBN 9781424445820 (doi:10.1109/COGART.2009.5167244)

Hussain, S. and Louet, Y. (2008) Peak to Average Power Ratio Analysis of Multi-carrier and Multi-standard Signals in Software Radio Context. In: 3rd International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies: From Theory to Applications (ICTTA), Damascus, Syria, 7-11 Apr 2008, pp. 1-5. ISBN 9781424417513 (doi:10.1109/ICTTA.2008.4530240)

Hussain, S. and Louet, Y. (2008) Peak to Average Power Ratio Reduction for Multi-band OFDM System using Tone Reservation. In: 29th URSI General Assembly 08, Chicago, IL, USA, 7-16 Aug 2008,

Hussain, S. and Louet, Y. (2008) Tone Reservation's Complexity Reduction Using Fast Calculation of Maximal IDFT Element. In: International Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC '08), Crete, Greece, 6-8 Aug 2008, pp. 200-204. ISBN 9781424422012 (doi:10.1109/IWCMC.2008.35)

Louet, Y. and Hussain, S. (2008) Peak-to-Mean Envelope Power Ratio Statistical Analysis of Continuous OFDM Signal. In: IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC 2008 ), Singapore, 11-14 May 2008, pp. 1681-1685. ISBN 9781424416448 (doi:10.1109/VETECS.2008.387)

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Grants

  • Co-I - Scotland 5G Centre, Scotland Government, (PI: Prof. M. A. Imran), £1,630,000 University of Glasgow share (overall £5,300,000) 
  • PI - Self-directed learning through Virtual Reality - University of Glasgow (£65,000)
  • PI - Remote Lecturing Facility - University of Glasgow (£42,000)
  • PI - IoT based Clean Campus - JISC funded LoRaWAN based smart campus project (~£10,000)
  • PI - International Partnership Development Fund - University of Glasgow (~£5,000)
  • PI - 2 x Learning and Teaching Development Fund - University of Glasgow (~£5000)
  • Co-I - 2 x Learning and Teaching Development Fund - University of Glasgow (~£4000)

Supervision

I am currently supervising 5 PhD students as first/second supervisor. 

Information for prospective research students

I am looking for self-motivated PhD students to work related to my research interests and open to discussion on associated themes. I would particularly welcome students applying for Common Wealth scholarships, Higher Education Pakistan (HEC) Scholarships, China Scholarship Council (CSC) scholarships, etc.

Teaching

Currently I am involved in teaching the following courses:

  • Digital Communications
  • Microelectronics Systems

I have also taught the following courses in past:

  • Cognitive Radio Communications
  • Software Defined Radios
  • Smart Grid
  • Stochastic Processes
  • Digital Signal Processing