Dr Shuja Ansari

  • Lecturer (Autonomous Systems & Connectivity)

Biography

Shuja Ansari (CEng, IEEE M'15-SM’20, IET M'15) received the M.Sc. degree (distinction) in Telecommunications Engineering in 2015, and the Ph.D. degree in Engineering in 2019 from Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU), UK. 

He is currently a Lecturer in the Autonomous Systems and Connectivity with the James Watt School of Engineering at the University of Glasgow (UofG) and Wave-1 Urban 5G use case implementation lead at Glasgow 5G Testbed (G5G) funded by the Scotland 5G Centre. He is also the Co-Principal Investigator from Glasgow on the UK EME Hub funded by Dstl. Dr Ansari is also the deputy director of impact, leading the PGR and Postdoc engagement at the School of Engineering.

Dr Ansari has previously worked in the telecom operator industry in the radio planning and optimisation department as well as network operations centre. Dr Ansari is a Chartered Engineer and has been endorsed by the Royal Academy of Engineering as a promising leader in the field of telecommunications and artificial intelligence.

Research interests

Research Vision

"Advancing Society Through Integrated Autonomous Systems and Connectivity"

My research vision is driven by a deep-seated commitment to finding innovative solutions for the challenges hindering societal progress. I believe that by harnessing the power of integrated autonomous systems and wireless communications, we can not only overcome existing obstacles but also pave the way for a more efficient, sustainable, and interconnected world.

  • Integrated Autonomous Systems:

My primary focus is on developing integrated autonomous systems that seamlessly combine artificial intelligence, robotics, and data analytics. These systems will be capable of performing a wide range of tasks, from autonomous transportation and manufacturing to environmental monitoring and healthcare assistance. By merging various technologies into a cohesive framework, I aim to create highly adaptable and intelligent systems that can operate efficiently in complex and dynamic environments.

  • System of System Research Integration:

I envision a future where different technological components and systems work harmoniously together, leading to increased efficiency and reduced resource consumption. My research will explore methods and frameworks for integrating disparate technologies, ensuring that they communicate, share data, and cooperate effectively. By breaking down silos and fostering collaboration between different domains, we can unlock new possibilities for innovation and problem-solving.

  • Wireless Communications:

The foundation of my research lies in the advancement of wireless communication technologies and cyber physical systems. I am committed to pushing the boundaries of these networks, including 5G and beyond, to enable faster and more reliable data transmission. My vision includes developing novel communication protocols, improving network security, and expanding the coverage of wireless networks to reach underserved and remote areas.

  •  Sensing Technologies:

Sensing is at the heart of understanding and interacting with our environment. I aim to enhance sensing technologies, leveraging advancements in IoT (Internet of Things), intelligent remote sensing, trustworthy and secure data analytics. By developing highly sensitive and intelligent sensors, we can gather real-time information about the world around us, enabling better decision-making, delivering verifiable, accurate and secure systems, and addressing critical issues like climate change, pollution, and resource management. 

  • Autonomous Systems for Social Good – Technology for Humanity:

I am committed to using integrated autonomous systems for the betterment of society. This includes applications in healthcare, disaster response, agriculture, and transportation. By deploying autonomous systems in these domains, we can save lives, reduce human error, and improve overall quality of life for people around the world.

  •  Interdisciplinary Collaboration

My research vision emphasizes the importance of interdisciplinary collaboration. To achieve breakthroughs in integrated autonomous systems and wireless communications, it's crucial to work with experts from various fields, including computer science, engineering, social sciences, and policymaking. Collaboration will foster a holistic approach to problem-solving and ensure that technology aligns with societal values and needs. I will explore my research concepts across the length scales of systems engineering. Using integrated first principal design, hardware in the loop, to complex system of system analysis. I will have interdisciplinary collaborations as to embed social factors in research, design, and development etc.

 

In summary, my vision is to pioneer integrated autonomous systems and wireless communication solutions that not only address current obstacles but also open doors to new possibilities for societal progression. By pushing the boundaries of technology, fostering interdisciplinary collaboration, and prioritizing applications for social good, I aim to make a meaningful and lasting impact on the world.

Publications

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Number of items: 59.

2024

Dangana, M., Hussain, S. , Ansari, S. , Imran, M. and Zoha, A. (2024) A digital twin (DT) approach to narrow-band Internet of things (NB-IoT) wireless communication optimization in an industrial scenario. Internet of Things, (doi: 10.1016/j.iot.2024.101113) (In Press)

Gheisari, M., Karamoozian, A., Gao, J., Abdalla, H. B., Ansari, S. , Khan, R. and Fang, Z. (2024) Accident reduction through a privacy-preserving method on top of a novel ontology for autonomous vehicles with the support of modular arithmetic. Vehicular Communications, (Accepted for Publication)

2023

Yu, L., Popoola, O. , Ansari, S. , Imran, M. and Ahmad, W. (2023) Immersive Teleoperation: An Interface for Advanced Remote Object Manipulation. 5th UK Robot Manipulation Workshop, Oxford, UK, 11-12 Jan 2024. (Accepted for Publication)

Nesbitt, R., Shah, S. T. , Wagih, M. , Imran, M. A. , Abbasi, Q. H. and Ansari, S. (2023) Next-generation IoT: harnessing AI for enhanced localization and energy harvesting in backscatter communications. Electronics, 12(24), 5020. (doi: 10.3390/electronics12245020)

Imran, M. , Taha, A. , Ansari, S. , Usman, M. and Abbasi, Q. (Eds.) (2023) The Role of 6G and Beyond on the Road to Net-Zero Carbon. Series: IET telecommunications series. Institution of Engineering and Technology. ISBN 9781839537363

Ansari, S. , Imran, M. A. , Taha, A. , Usman, M. and Abbasi, Q. H. (2023) Conclusion. In: Imran, M. A., Taha, A., Ansari, S., Usman, M. and Abbasi, Q. H. (eds.) The Role of 6G and Beyond on the Road to Net-Zero Carbon. Series: IET telecommunications series (108). Institution of Engineering and Technology, pp. 269-270. ISBN 9781839537363 (doi: 10.1049/PBTE108E_conc)

Shah, A. A. , Ansari, S. , Jamshed, M. A., Sambo, Y. and Ur Rehman, M. (2023) The role of 6G and beyond for urban air mobility and utilising space systems for road to net-zero carbon. In: Imran, M. A., Taha, A., Ansari, S., Usman, M. and Abbasi, Q. H. (eds.) The Role of 6G and Beyond on the Road to Net-Zero Carbon. Series: IET telecommunications series (108). Institution of Engineering and Technology, pp. 37-59. ISBN 9781839537363 (doi: 10.1049/PBTE108E_ch3)

Shawky, M. A. , Sohaib, R. M., Usman, M., Abbasi, Q. H. , Imran, M. A. , Ansari, S. and Taha, A. (2023) Cooperative intelligent transport systems for net-zero. In: Imran, M. A., Taha, A., Ansari, S., Usman, M. and Abbasi, Q. H. (eds.) The Role of 6G and Beyond on the Road to Net-Zero Carbon. Series: IET telecommunications series (108). Institution of Engineering and Technology, pp. 167-191. ISBN 9781839537363 (doi: 10.1049/PBTE108E_ch8)

Yun, C., Shawky, M. A. and Ansari, S. (2023) An Optimized Digital Signature Algorithm for Efficient and Secure Authentication in VANETs. In: International Telecommunications Conference (ITC-Egypt'2023), Alexandria, Egypt, 18-20 July 2023, ISBN 9798350326062 (doi: 10.1109/ITC-Egypt58155.2023.10206284)

Azam, N., Lito Michala, A., Ansari, S. and Truong, N. B. (2023) Modelling Technique for GDPR-compliance: Toward a Comprehensive Solution. In: 2023 IEEE Global Communications Conference (Globecom 2023), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 4-8 Dec 2023, (Accepted for Publication)

Sohaib, R. M., Onireti, O. , Sambo, Y. , Swash, R., Ansari, S. and Imran, M. A. (2023) Intelligent resource management for eMBB and URLLC in 5G and beyond wireless networks. IEEE Access, 11, pp. 65205-65221. (doi: 10.1109/ACCESS.2023.3288698)

Wagih, M. , Nesbitt, R., Ansari, S. , Abbasi, Q. H. and Imran, M. A. (2023) RFID-Enabled Energy Harvesting using Unidirectional Electrically-Small Rectenna Arrays. In: 17th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation (EuCAP2023), Florence, Italy, 26-31 Mar 2023, ISBN 9781665475419 (doi: 10.23919/EuCAP57121.2023.10133250)

Zaidi, B. A., Shawky, M. A. , Taha, A. , Abbasi, Q. H. , Imran, M. A. and Ansari, S. (2023) An Efficient Deep Learning-based Spectrum Awareness Approach for Vehicular Communication. In: IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC2023), Glasgow, Scotland, UK, 26-29 March 2023, ISBN 9781665491235 (doi: 10.1109/WCNC55385.2023.10118615)

Shawky, M. A. , Usman, M., Flynn, D. , Imran, M. A. , Abbasi, Q. H. , Ansari, S. and Taha, A. (2023) Blockchain-based secret key extraction for efficient and secure authentication in VANETs. Journal of Information Security and Applications, 74, 103476. (doi: 10.1016/j.jisa.2023.103476)

Shawky, M. A. , Shah, S. T. , Abbasi, Q. H. , Hussein, M., Imran, M. A. , Hasan, S. F., Ansari, S. and Taha, A. (2023) RIS enabled secret key generation for secured vehicular communication in the presence of denial-of-service attacks. Sensors, 23(8), 4104. (doi: 10.3390/s23084104)

Azam, N., Michala, L. , Ansari, S. and Truong, N. (2023) Data privacy threat modelling for autonomous systems: a survey from the GDPR’s perspective. IEEE Transactions on Big Data, 9(2), pp. 388-414. (doi: 10.1109/TBDATA.2022.3227336)

Shawky, M. A. , Jabbar, A. , Usman, M., Imran, M. , Abbasi, Q. H. , Ansari, S. and Taha, A. (2023) Efficient blockchain-based group key distribution for secure authentication in VANETs. IEEE Networking Letters, 5(1), pp. 64-68. (doi: 10.1109/LNET.2023.3234491)

Wang, Q., Li, W., Yu, Z., Abbasi, Q. , Imran, M. , Ansari, S. , Sambo, Y. , Wu, L., Li, Q. and Zhu, T. (2023) An overview of emergency communication networks. Remote Sensing, 15(6), 1595. (doi: 10.3390/rs15061595)

Malik, T., Hanif, N., Tahir, A., Abbas, S., Hanif, M. S., Tariq, F., Ansari, S. , Abbasi, Q. H. and Imran, M. A. (2023) Crowd control, planning, and prediction using sentiment analysis: an alert system for city authorities. Applied Sciences, 13(3), 1592. (doi: 10.3390/app13031592)

Shawky, M. A. , Usman, M., Imran, M. A. , Abbasi, Q. H. , Ansari, S. and Taha, A. (2023) Adaptive chaotic map-based key extraction for efficient cross-layer authentication in VANETs. Vehicular Communications, 39, 100547. (doi: 10.1016/j.vehcom.2022.100547)

Shawky, M. A. , Usman, M., Imran, M. A. , Abbasi, Q. H. , Ansari, S. and Taha, A. (2023) Adaptive and Efficient Key Extraction for Fast and Slow Fading Channels in V2V Communications. In: IEEE 96th Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC2022-Fall), London and Beijing, 26-29 September 2022, ISBN 9781665454681 (doi: 10.1109/VTC2022-Fall57202.2022.10012884)

2022

Al Ayidh, A., Sambo, Y. , Ansari, S. and Imran, M. A. (2022) Low-Complexity RF Chains Activation Based on Hungarian Algorithm for Uplink Cell-Free Millimetre-Wave Massive MIMO Systems. In: IEEE 33rd Annual International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC), Kyoto, Japan, 12–15 September 2022, pp. 529-534. ISBN 9781665480536 (doi: 10.1109/PIMRC54779.2022.9977791)

Chen, Y., Sambo, Y. A. , Onireti, O. , Ansari, S. and Imran, M. A. (2022) LoRaWAN-5G Integrated Network With Collaborative RAN and Converged Core Network. In: 2022 IEEE 33rd Annual International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC), 13-16 Sep 2022, ISBN 9781665480536 (doi: 10.1109/PIMRC54779.2022.9977480)

Dangana, M., Ansari, S. , Asad, S. M., Hussain, S. and Imran, M. A. (2022) Towards the Digital Twin (DT) of narrow-band Internet of Things (NBIoT) wireless communication in industrial indoor environment. Sensors, 22(23), 9039. (doi: 10.3390/s22239039)

Owens, D., Ansari, S. , Cruickshank, H., Tafazoli, R. and Imran, M. A. (2022) Coverage extension for the UK smart meter implementation programme using mesh connectivity. Telecom, 3(4), pp. 610-618. (doi: 10.3390/telecom3040034)

Owens, D., Ansari, S. , Cruickshank, H., Tafazolli, R. and Imran, M. A. (2022) Building penetration loss measurements and modelling in the 900 and 2100 MHz band for smart meter installation. Frontiers in Communications and Networks, 3, 1011754. (doi: 10.3389/frcmn.2022.1011754)

Citoni, B., Ansari, S. , Abbasi, Q. H. , Imran, M. A. and Hussain, S. (2022) Comparative analysis of an urban LoRaWAN deployment: real world vs. simulation. IEEE Sensors Journal, 22(17), pp. 17216-17223. (doi: 10.1109/JSEN.2022.3193504)

Al Ayidh, A., Sambo, Y. , Olaosebikan, S. , Ansari, S. and Imran, M. A. (2022) Antenna selection based on matching theory for uplink cell-free millimetre wave massive multiple input multiple output systems. Telecom, 3(3), pp. 448-466. (doi: 10.3390/telecom3030024)

Sarfaz, M., Sohail, M. F., Alam, S., ur Rehman, M. J., Ghauri, S. A., Ravie, K., Abbas, H. and Ansari, S. (2022) Capacity optimization of next-generation UAV communication involving non-orthogonal multiple access. Drones, 6(9), 234. (doi: 10.3390/drones6090234)

Citoni, B., Ansari, S. , Abbasi, Q. H. , Imran, M. A. and Hussain, S. (2022) Downlink Independent Throughput Optimisation in LoRaWAN. In: 1st IEEE Workshop on Sustainable and Intelligent Green Internet of Things for 6G and Beyond (VTC2022), Helsinki, Finland, 19-22 June 2022, ISBN 9781665482431 (doi: 10.1109/VTC2022-Spring54318.2022.9860650)

Shawky, M. A. , Abbasi, Q. H. , Imran, M. A. , Ansari, S. and Taha, A. (2022) Cross-Layer Authentication based on Physical-Layer Signatures for Secure Vehicular Communication. In: 33rd IEEE Intelligent Vehicles Symposium (IV 2022), Aachen, Germany, 4-9 June 2022, pp. 1315-1320. ISBN 9781665488211 (doi: 10.1109/IV51971.2022.9827444)

Usman, M., Ansari, S. , Taha, A. , Zahid, A., Abbasi, Q. H. and Imran, M. A. (2022) Terahertz-based joint communication and sensing for precision agriculture: a 6G use-case. Frontiers in Communications and Networks, 3, 836506. (doi: 10.3389/frcmn.2022.836506)

Yu, Z., Zahid, A., Ansari, S. S. , Abbas, H. T. , Heidari, H. , Imran, M. A. and Abbasi, Q. H. (2022) IMU sensing–based Hopfield neuromorphic computing for human activity recognition. Frontiers in Communications and Networks, 2, 820248. (doi: 10.3389/frcmn.2021.820248)

Dangana, M., Ansari, S. , Hussain, S. and Imran, M. A. (2022) NB-IoT Performance Analysis and Evaluation in Indoor Industrial Environment. In: 1st IEEE Workshop on Sustainable and Intelligent Green Internet of Things for 6G and Beyond (VTC2022), Helsinki, Finland, 19-22 June 2022, ISBN 9781665482431 (doi: 10.1109/VTC2022-Spring54318.2022.9860792)

Lubna, et al. (2022) Radio frequency sensing and it’s innovative applications in diverse sectors: a comprehensive study. Frontiers in Communications and Networks, 3, 1010228. (doi: 10.3389/frcmn.2022.1010228)

2021

Sharif, A., Abbasi, Q. H. , Arshad, K., Ansari, S. , Ali, M. Z., Kaur, J. , Abbas, H. T. and Imran, M. A. (2021) Machine Learning enabled food contamination detection using RFID and Internet of Things system. Journal of Sensor and Actuator Networks, 10(4), 63. (doi: 10.3390/jsan10040063)

Asad, S. M., Tahir, A., Bin Rais, R. N., Ansari, S. , Abubakar, A. I. , Hussain, S. , Abbasi, Q. H. and Imran, M. A. (2021) Edge intelligence in private mobile networks for next generation railway systems. Frontiers in Communications and Networks, 2, 769299. (doi: 10.3389/frcmn.2021.769299)

Citoni, B., Ansari, S. , Abbasi, Q. H. , Imran, M. A. and Hussain, S. (2021) Comparative analysis of discrete time simulations and stochastic geometry models of a single gateway LoRaWAN network. In: IEEE SmartIoT 2021, 13-15 Aug 2021, pp. 8-12. ISBN 9781665445115 (doi: 10.1109/SmartIoT52359.2021.00011)

Dashtipour, K., Taylor, W., Ansari, S. , Zahid, A., Gogate, M., Ahmad, J., Assaleh, K., Arshad, K., Imran, M. A. and Abbai, Q. (2021) Detecting Alzheimer’s disease using machine learning methods. EAI BODYNETS 2021 - 16th EAI International Conference on Body Area Networks: Smart IoT and big data for intelligent health management, Glasgow, Great Britain, 25-26 October 2021. (Accepted for Publication)

Citoni, B., Ansari, S. , Abbasi, Q. H. , Imran, M. A. and Hussain, S. (2021) Impact of inter-gateway distance on LoRaWAN performance. Electronics, 10(18), 2197. (doi: 10.3390/electronics10182197)

Ansari, S. S. , Taha, A. , Dashtipour, K., Sambo, Y., Abbasi, Q. H. and Imran, M. A. (2021) Urban air mobility—a 6G use case? Frontiers in Communications and Networks, 2, 729767. (doi: 10.3389/frcmn.2021.729767)

Aman, W., Rehman, M. M. U., Ansari, S. , Nasir, A. A., Qaraqe, K., Imran, M. A. and Abbasi, Q. H. (2021) On the effective capacity of IRS-assisted wireless communication. Physical Communication, 47, 101339. (doi: 10.1016/j.phycom.2021.101339)

Dangana, M., Ansari, S. , Abbasi, Q. H. , Hussain, S. and Imran, M. A. (2021) Suitability of NB-IoT for indoor industrial environment: a survey and insights. Sensors, 21(16), 5284. (doi: 10.3390/s21165284)

Imran, M. A. , Onireti, O. , Ansari, S. and Abbasi, Q. (Eds.) (2021) Autonomous Airborne Wireless Networks. Wiley IEEE Press. ISBN 9781119751687

Barakat, B., Taha, A. , Samson, R., Steponenaite, A., Ansari, S. , Langdon, P. M., Wassell, I. J., Abbasi, Q. , Imran, M. A. and Keates, S. (2021) 6G opportunities arising from Internet of Things use cases: a review paper. Future Internet, 13(6), 159. (doi: 10.3390/fi13060159)

Dashtipour, K., Taylor, W. , Ansari, S. , Gogate, M., Zahid, A., Sambo, Y. , Hussain, A., Abbasi, Q. H. and Imran, M. A. (2021) Public perception of the fifth generation of cellular networks (5G) on social media. Frontiers in Big Data, 4, 640868. (doi: 10.3389/fdata.2021.640868)

Kizilkaya, B., Chang, B., Ansari, S. , Sambo, Y. , Zhao, G. and Imran, M. (2021) Age of Control Process for Real-Time Wireless Control. 32nd IEEE Annual International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (IEEE PIMRC 2021): Special Session: Communication and Networking Algorithms for Cyber-Physical System in Industry 4.0, 13-16 Sept 2021. (Accepted for Publication)

Omeke, K. G., Mollel, M. S. , Ozturk, M., Ansari, S. , Zhang, L. , Abbasi, Q. and Imran, M. (2021) DEKCS: a dynamic clustering protocol to prolong underwater sensor networks. IEEE Sensors Journal, 21(7), pp. 9457-9464. (doi: 10.1109/JSEN.2021.3054943)

Turkmen, A., Ansari, S. , Valente Klaine, P. , Zhang, L. and Imran, M. A. (2021) Indoor Mobility Prediction for mmWave Communications using Markov Chain. In: IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC 2021), Nanjing, China, 29 March-1 April 2021, ISBN 9781728195056 (doi: 10.1109/WCNC49053.2021.9417348)

Al Ayidh, A., Sambo, Y. , Ansari, S. and Imran, M. (2021) Hybrid Beamforming with Fixed Phase Shifters for Uplink Cell-Free Millimetre-Wave Massive MIMO System. In: 2021 Joint EuCNC & 6G Summit, Porto, Portugal, 08-11 Jun 2021, pp. 19-24. ISBN 9781665415262 (doi: 10.1109/EuCNC/6GSummit51104.2021.9482579)

Turkmen, A., Ansari, S. , Valente Klaine, P. , Zhang, L. and Imran, M. A. (2021) IMPRESS: indoor mobility prediction framework for pre-emptive indoor-outdoor handover for mmwave networks. IEEE Open Journal of the Communications Society, 2, pp. 2714-2724. (doi: 10.1109/OJCOMS.2021.3133543)

2020

Akram, J., Malik, S., Ansari, S. , Rizvi, H., Kim, D. and Hasnain, R. (2020) Intelligent Target Coverage in Wireless Sensor Networks with Adaptive Sensors. In: 2020 IEEE 92nd Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC2020-Fall), 18 Nov - 16 Dec 2020, ISBN 9781728194844 (doi: 10.1109/VTC2020-Fall49728.2020.9348848)

Yu, Z., Zahid, A., Ansari, S. , Abbas, H. , Abdulghani, A. M., Heidari, H. , Imran, M. A. and Abbasi, Q. H. (2020) Hardware-based Hopfield Neuromorphic computing for fall detection. Sensors, 20(24), 7226. (doi: 10.3390/s20247226)

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)

Taylor, W., Abbasi, Q. H. , Dashtipour, K., Ansari, S. , Shah, S. A. , Khalid, A. and Imran, M. A. (2020) A review on the state-of-the-art in non-contact sensing for COVID-19. Sensors, 20(19), 5665. (doi: 10.3390/s20195665)

Wu, S., Abdul Ghani, A. M., Ansari, S. , Imran, M. A. and Abbasi, Q. H. (2020) IoT Enabled Smart Lighting System Using STM32 Microcontroller with High Performance ARM® Cortex®-M3 Core. In: 5th International Conference on the UK-China Emerging Technologies (UCET 2020), Glasgow, UK, 20-21 Aug 2020, ISBN 9781728194882 (doi: 10.1109/UCET51115.2020.9205363)

Ge, Y., Ansari, S. , Abdulghani, A., Imran, M. A. and Abbasi, Q. (2020) Intelligent Instruction-Based IoT Framework for Smart Home Applications using Speech Recognition. In: IEEE SmartIoT 2020, Beijing, China, 14-16 Aug 2020, ISBN 9781728165141 (doi: 10.1109/SmartIoT49966.2020.00037)

Xu, Z., Ansari, S. , Abdulghani, A. M., Imran, M. A. and Abbasi, Q. (2020) IoT Enabled Smart Security Framework for 3D Printed Smart Home. In: IEEE SmartIoT 2020, Beijing, China, 14-16 Aug 2020, ISBN 9781728165141 (doi: 10.1109/SmartIoT49966.2020.00026)

Ansari, S. , Ahmad, J., Shah, S. A. , Bashir, A. K., Boutaleb, T. and Sinanovic, S. (2020) Chaos‐based privacy preserving vehicle safety protocol for 5G Connected Autonomous Vehicle networks. Transactions on Emerging Telecommunications Technologies, 31(5), e3966. (doi: 10.1002/ett.3966)

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Articles

Dangana, M., Hussain, S. , Ansari, S. , Imran, M. and Zoha, A. (2024) A digital twin (DT) approach to narrow-band Internet of things (NB-IoT) wireless communication optimization in an industrial scenario. Internet of Things, (doi: 10.1016/j.iot.2024.101113) (In Press)

Gheisari, M., Karamoozian, A., Gao, J., Abdalla, H. B., Ansari, S. , Khan, R. and Fang, Z. (2024) Accident reduction through a privacy-preserving method on top of a novel ontology for autonomous vehicles with the support of modular arithmetic. Vehicular Communications, (Accepted for Publication)

Nesbitt, R., Shah, S. T. , Wagih, M. , Imran, M. A. , Abbasi, Q. H. and Ansari, S. (2023) Next-generation IoT: harnessing AI for enhanced localization and energy harvesting in backscatter communications. Electronics, 12(24), 5020. (doi: 10.3390/electronics12245020)

Sohaib, R. M., Onireti, O. , Sambo, Y. , Swash, R., Ansari, S. and Imran, M. A. (2023) Intelligent resource management for eMBB and URLLC in 5G and beyond wireless networks. IEEE Access, 11, pp. 65205-65221. (doi: 10.1109/ACCESS.2023.3288698)

Shawky, M. A. , Usman, M., Flynn, D. , Imran, M. A. , Abbasi, Q. H. , Ansari, S. and Taha, A. (2023) Blockchain-based secret key extraction for efficient and secure authentication in VANETs. Journal of Information Security and Applications, 74, 103476. (doi: 10.1016/j.jisa.2023.103476)

Shawky, M. A. , Shah, S. T. , Abbasi, Q. H. , Hussein, M., Imran, M. A. , Hasan, S. F., Ansari, S. and Taha, A. (2023) RIS enabled secret key generation for secured vehicular communication in the presence of denial-of-service attacks. Sensors, 23(8), 4104. (doi: 10.3390/s23084104)

Azam, N., Michala, L. , Ansari, S. and Truong, N. (2023) Data privacy threat modelling for autonomous systems: a survey from the GDPR’s perspective. IEEE Transactions on Big Data, 9(2), pp. 388-414. (doi: 10.1109/TBDATA.2022.3227336)

Shawky, M. A. , Jabbar, A. , Usman, M., Imran, M. , Abbasi, Q. H. , Ansari, S. and Taha, A. (2023) Efficient blockchain-based group key distribution for secure authentication in VANETs. IEEE Networking Letters, 5(1), pp. 64-68. (doi: 10.1109/LNET.2023.3234491)

Wang, Q., Li, W., Yu, Z., Abbasi, Q. , Imran, M. , Ansari, S. , Sambo, Y. , Wu, L., Li, Q. and Zhu, T. (2023) An overview of emergency communication networks. Remote Sensing, 15(6), 1595. (doi: 10.3390/rs15061595)

Malik, T., Hanif, N., Tahir, A., Abbas, S., Hanif, M. S., Tariq, F., Ansari, S. , Abbasi, Q. H. and Imran, M. A. (2023) Crowd control, planning, and prediction using sentiment analysis: an alert system for city authorities. Applied Sciences, 13(3), 1592. (doi: 10.3390/app13031592)

Shawky, M. A. , Usman, M., Imran, M. A. , Abbasi, Q. H. , Ansari, S. and Taha, A. (2023) Adaptive chaotic map-based key extraction for efficient cross-layer authentication in VANETs. Vehicular Communications, 39, 100547. (doi: 10.1016/j.vehcom.2022.100547)

Dangana, M., Ansari, S. , Asad, S. M., Hussain, S. and Imran, M. A. (2022) Towards the Digital Twin (DT) of narrow-band Internet of Things (NBIoT) wireless communication in industrial indoor environment. Sensors, 22(23), 9039. (doi: 10.3390/s22239039)

Owens, D., Ansari, S. , Cruickshank, H., Tafazoli, R. and Imran, M. A. (2022) Coverage extension for the UK smart meter implementation programme using mesh connectivity. Telecom, 3(4), pp. 610-618. (doi: 10.3390/telecom3040034)

Owens, D., Ansari, S. , Cruickshank, H., Tafazolli, R. and Imran, M. A. (2022) Building penetration loss measurements and modelling in the 900 and 2100 MHz band for smart meter installation. Frontiers in Communications and Networks, 3, 1011754. (doi: 10.3389/frcmn.2022.1011754)

Citoni, B., Ansari, S. , Abbasi, Q. H. , Imran, M. A. and Hussain, S. (2022) Comparative analysis of an urban LoRaWAN deployment: real world vs. simulation. IEEE Sensors Journal, 22(17), pp. 17216-17223. (doi: 10.1109/JSEN.2022.3193504)

Al Ayidh, A., Sambo, Y. , Olaosebikan, S. , Ansari, S. and Imran, M. A. (2022) Antenna selection based on matching theory for uplink cell-free millimetre wave massive multiple input multiple output systems. Telecom, 3(3), pp. 448-466. (doi: 10.3390/telecom3030024)

Sarfaz, M., Sohail, M. F., Alam, S., ur Rehman, M. J., Ghauri, S. A., Ravie, K., Abbas, H. and Ansari, S. (2022) Capacity optimization of next-generation UAV communication involving non-orthogonal multiple access. Drones, 6(9), 234. (doi: 10.3390/drones6090234)

Usman, M., Ansari, S. , Taha, A. , Zahid, A., Abbasi, Q. H. and Imran, M. A. (2022) Terahertz-based joint communication and sensing for precision agriculture: a 6G use-case. Frontiers in Communications and Networks, 3, 836506. (doi: 10.3389/frcmn.2022.836506)

Yu, Z., Zahid, A., Ansari, S. S. , Abbas, H. T. , Heidari, H. , Imran, M. A. and Abbasi, Q. H. (2022) IMU sensing–based Hopfield neuromorphic computing for human activity recognition. Frontiers in Communications and Networks, 2, 820248. (doi: 10.3389/frcmn.2021.820248)

Lubna, et al. (2022) Radio frequency sensing and it’s innovative applications in diverse sectors: a comprehensive study. Frontiers in Communications and Networks, 3, 1010228. (doi: 10.3389/frcmn.2022.1010228)

Sharif, A., Abbasi, Q. H. , Arshad, K., Ansari, S. , Ali, M. Z., Kaur, J. , Abbas, H. T. and Imran, M. A. (2021) Machine Learning enabled food contamination detection using RFID and Internet of Things system. Journal of Sensor and Actuator Networks, 10(4), 63. (doi: 10.3390/jsan10040063)

Asad, S. M., Tahir, A., Bin Rais, R. N., Ansari, S. , Abubakar, A. I. , Hussain, S. , Abbasi, Q. H. and Imran, M. A. (2021) Edge intelligence in private mobile networks for next generation railway systems. Frontiers in Communications and Networks, 2, 769299. (doi: 10.3389/frcmn.2021.769299)

Citoni, B., Ansari, S. , Abbasi, Q. H. , Imran, M. A. and Hussain, S. (2021) Impact of inter-gateway distance on LoRaWAN performance. Electronics, 10(18), 2197. (doi: 10.3390/electronics10182197)

Ansari, S. S. , Taha, A. , Dashtipour, K., Sambo, Y., Abbasi, Q. H. and Imran, M. A. (2021) Urban air mobility—a 6G use case? Frontiers in Communications and Networks, 2, 729767. (doi: 10.3389/frcmn.2021.729767)

Aman, W., Rehman, M. M. U., Ansari, S. , Nasir, A. A., Qaraqe, K., Imran, M. A. and Abbasi, Q. H. (2021) On the effective capacity of IRS-assisted wireless communication. Physical Communication, 47, 101339. (doi: 10.1016/j.phycom.2021.101339)

Dangana, M., Ansari, S. , Abbasi, Q. H. , Hussain, S. and Imran, M. A. (2021) Suitability of NB-IoT for indoor industrial environment: a survey and insights. Sensors, 21(16), 5284. (doi: 10.3390/s21165284)

Barakat, B., Taha, A. , Samson, R., Steponenaite, A., Ansari, S. , Langdon, P. M., Wassell, I. J., Abbasi, Q. , Imran, M. A. and Keates, S. (2021) 6G opportunities arising from Internet of Things use cases: a review paper. Future Internet, 13(6), 159. (doi: 10.3390/fi13060159)

Dashtipour, K., Taylor, W. , Ansari, S. , Gogate, M., Zahid, A., Sambo, Y. , Hussain, A., Abbasi, Q. H. and Imran, M. A. (2021) Public perception of the fifth generation of cellular networks (5G) on social media. Frontiers in Big Data, 4, 640868. (doi: 10.3389/fdata.2021.640868)

Omeke, K. G., Mollel, M. S. , Ozturk, M., Ansari, S. , Zhang, L. , Abbasi, Q. and Imran, M. (2021) DEKCS: a dynamic clustering protocol to prolong underwater sensor networks. IEEE Sensors Journal, 21(7), pp. 9457-9464. (doi: 10.1109/JSEN.2021.3054943)

Turkmen, A., Ansari, S. , Valente Klaine, P. , Zhang, L. and Imran, M. A. (2021) IMPRESS: indoor mobility prediction framework for pre-emptive indoor-outdoor handover for mmwave networks. IEEE Open Journal of the Communications Society, 2, pp. 2714-2724. (doi: 10.1109/OJCOMS.2021.3133543)

Yu, Z., Zahid, A., Ansari, S. , Abbas, H. , Abdulghani, A. M., Heidari, H. , Imran, M. A. and Abbasi, Q. H. (2020) Hardware-based Hopfield Neuromorphic computing for fall detection. Sensors, 20(24), 7226. (doi: 10.3390/s20247226)

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)

Taylor, W., Abbasi, Q. H. , Dashtipour, K., Ansari, S. , Shah, S. A. , Khalid, A. and Imran, M. A. (2020) A review on the state-of-the-art in non-contact sensing for COVID-19. Sensors, 20(19), 5665. (doi: 10.3390/s20195665)

Ansari, S. , Ahmad, J., Shah, S. A. , Bashir, A. K., Boutaleb, T. and Sinanovic, S. (2020) Chaos‐based privacy preserving vehicle safety protocol for 5G Connected Autonomous Vehicle networks. Transactions on Emerging Telecommunications Technologies, 31(5), e3966. (doi: 10.1002/ett.3966)

Book Sections

Ansari, S. , Imran, M. A. , Taha, A. , Usman, M. and Abbasi, Q. H. (2023) Conclusion. In: Imran, M. A., Taha, A., Ansari, S., Usman, M. and Abbasi, Q. H. (eds.) The Role of 6G and Beyond on the Road to Net-Zero Carbon. Series: IET telecommunications series (108). Institution of Engineering and Technology, pp. 269-270. ISBN 9781839537363 (doi: 10.1049/PBTE108E_conc)

Shah, A. A. , Ansari, S. , Jamshed, M. A., Sambo, Y. and Ur Rehman, M. (2023) The role of 6G and beyond for urban air mobility and utilising space systems for road to net-zero carbon. In: Imran, M. A., Taha, A., Ansari, S., Usman, M. and Abbasi, Q. H. (eds.) The Role of 6G and Beyond on the Road to Net-Zero Carbon. Series: IET telecommunications series (108). Institution of Engineering and Technology, pp. 37-59. ISBN 9781839537363 (doi: 10.1049/PBTE108E_ch3)

Shawky, M. A. , Sohaib, R. M., Usman, M., Abbasi, Q. H. , Imran, M. A. , Ansari, S. and Taha, A. (2023) Cooperative intelligent transport systems for net-zero. In: Imran, M. A., Taha, A., Ansari, S., Usman, M. and Abbasi, Q. H. (eds.) The Role of 6G and Beyond on the Road to Net-Zero Carbon. Series: IET telecommunications series (108). Institution of Engineering and Technology, pp. 167-191. ISBN 9781839537363 (doi: 10.1049/PBTE108E_ch8)

Edited Books

Imran, M. , Taha, A. , Ansari, S. , Usman, M. and Abbasi, Q. (Eds.) (2023) The Role of 6G and Beyond on the Road to Net-Zero Carbon. Series: IET telecommunications series. Institution of Engineering and Technology. ISBN 9781839537363

Imran, M. A. , Onireti, O. , Ansari, S. and Abbasi, Q. (Eds.) (2021) Autonomous Airborne Wireless Networks. Wiley IEEE Press. ISBN 9781119751687

Conference or Workshop Item

Yu, L., Popoola, O. , Ansari, S. , Imran, M. and Ahmad, W. (2023) Immersive Teleoperation: An Interface for Advanced Remote Object Manipulation. 5th UK Robot Manipulation Workshop, Oxford, UK, 11-12 Jan 2024. (Accepted for Publication)

Dashtipour, K., Taylor, W., Ansari, S. , Zahid, A., Gogate, M., Ahmad, J., Assaleh, K., Arshad, K., Imran, M. A. and Abbai, Q. (2021) Detecting Alzheimer’s disease using machine learning methods. EAI BODYNETS 2021 - 16th EAI International Conference on Body Area Networks: Smart IoT and big data for intelligent health management, Glasgow, Great Britain, 25-26 October 2021. (Accepted for Publication)

Kizilkaya, B., Chang, B., Ansari, S. , Sambo, Y. , Zhao, G. and Imran, M. (2021) Age of Control Process for Real-Time Wireless Control. 32nd IEEE Annual International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (IEEE PIMRC 2021): Special Session: Communication and Networking Algorithms for Cyber-Physical System in Industry 4.0, 13-16 Sept 2021. (Accepted for Publication)

Conference Proceedings

Yun, C., Shawky, M. A. and Ansari, S. (2023) An Optimized Digital Signature Algorithm for Efficient and Secure Authentication in VANETs. In: International Telecommunications Conference (ITC-Egypt'2023), Alexandria, Egypt, 18-20 July 2023, ISBN 9798350326062 (doi: 10.1109/ITC-Egypt58155.2023.10206284)

Azam, N., Lito Michala, A., Ansari, S. and Truong, N. B. (2023) Modelling Technique for GDPR-compliance: Toward a Comprehensive Solution. In: 2023 IEEE Global Communications Conference (Globecom 2023), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 4-8 Dec 2023, (Accepted for Publication)

Wagih, M. , Nesbitt, R., Ansari, S. , Abbasi, Q. H. and Imran, M. A. (2023) RFID-Enabled Energy Harvesting using Unidirectional Electrically-Small Rectenna Arrays. In: 17th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation (EuCAP2023), Florence, Italy, 26-31 Mar 2023, ISBN 9781665475419 (doi: 10.23919/EuCAP57121.2023.10133250)

Zaidi, B. A., Shawky, M. A. , Taha, A. , Abbasi, Q. H. , Imran, M. A. and Ansari, S. (2023) An Efficient Deep Learning-based Spectrum Awareness Approach for Vehicular Communication. In: IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC2023), Glasgow, Scotland, UK, 26-29 March 2023, ISBN 9781665491235 (doi: 10.1109/WCNC55385.2023.10118615)

Shawky, M. A. , Usman, M., Imran, M. A. , Abbasi, Q. H. , Ansari, S. and Taha, A. (2023) Adaptive and Efficient Key Extraction for Fast and Slow Fading Channels in V2V Communications. In: IEEE 96th Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC2022-Fall), London and Beijing, 26-29 September 2022, ISBN 9781665454681 (doi: 10.1109/VTC2022-Fall57202.2022.10012884)

Al Ayidh, A., Sambo, Y. , Ansari, S. and Imran, M. A. (2022) Low-Complexity RF Chains Activation Based on Hungarian Algorithm for Uplink Cell-Free Millimetre-Wave Massive MIMO Systems. In: IEEE 33rd Annual International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC), Kyoto, Japan, 12–15 September 2022, pp. 529-534. ISBN 9781665480536 (doi: 10.1109/PIMRC54779.2022.9977791)

Chen, Y., Sambo, Y. A. , Onireti, O. , Ansari, S. and Imran, M. A. (2022) LoRaWAN-5G Integrated Network With Collaborative RAN and Converged Core Network. In: 2022 IEEE 33rd Annual International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC), 13-16 Sep 2022, ISBN 9781665480536 (doi: 10.1109/PIMRC54779.2022.9977480)

Citoni, B., Ansari, S. , Abbasi, Q. H. , Imran, M. A. and Hussain, S. (2022) Downlink Independent Throughput Optimisation in LoRaWAN. In: 1st IEEE Workshop on Sustainable and Intelligent Green Internet of Things for 6G and Beyond (VTC2022), Helsinki, Finland, 19-22 June 2022, ISBN 9781665482431 (doi: 10.1109/VTC2022-Spring54318.2022.9860650)

Shawky, M. A. , Abbasi, Q. H. , Imran, M. A. , Ansari, S. and Taha, A. (2022) Cross-Layer Authentication based on Physical-Layer Signatures for Secure Vehicular Communication. In: 33rd IEEE Intelligent Vehicles Symposium (IV 2022), Aachen, Germany, 4-9 June 2022, pp. 1315-1320. ISBN 9781665488211 (doi: 10.1109/IV51971.2022.9827444)

Dangana, M., Ansari, S. , Hussain, S. and Imran, M. A. (2022) NB-IoT Performance Analysis and Evaluation in Indoor Industrial Environment. In: 1st IEEE Workshop on Sustainable and Intelligent Green Internet of Things for 6G and Beyond (VTC2022), Helsinki, Finland, 19-22 June 2022, ISBN 9781665482431 (doi: 10.1109/VTC2022-Spring54318.2022.9860792)

Citoni, B., Ansari, S. , Abbasi, Q. H. , Imran, M. A. and Hussain, S. (2021) Comparative analysis of discrete time simulations and stochastic geometry models of a single gateway LoRaWAN network. In: IEEE SmartIoT 2021, 13-15 Aug 2021, pp. 8-12. ISBN 9781665445115 (doi: 10.1109/SmartIoT52359.2021.00011)

Turkmen, A., Ansari, S. , Valente Klaine, P. , Zhang, L. and Imran, M. A. (2021) Indoor Mobility Prediction for mmWave Communications using Markov Chain. In: IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC 2021), Nanjing, China, 29 March-1 April 2021, ISBN 9781728195056 (doi: 10.1109/WCNC49053.2021.9417348)

Al Ayidh, A., Sambo, Y. , Ansari, S. and Imran, M. (2021) Hybrid Beamforming with Fixed Phase Shifters for Uplink Cell-Free Millimetre-Wave Massive MIMO System. In: 2021 Joint EuCNC & 6G Summit, Porto, Portugal, 08-11 Jun 2021, pp. 19-24. ISBN 9781665415262 (doi: 10.1109/EuCNC/6GSummit51104.2021.9482579)

Akram, J., Malik, S., Ansari, S. , Rizvi, H., Kim, D. and Hasnain, R. (2020) Intelligent Target Coverage in Wireless Sensor Networks with Adaptive Sensors. In: 2020 IEEE 92nd Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC2020-Fall), 18 Nov - 16 Dec 2020, ISBN 9781728194844 (doi: 10.1109/VTC2020-Fall49728.2020.9348848)

Wu, S., Abdul Ghani, A. M., Ansari, S. , Imran, M. A. and Abbasi, Q. H. (2020) IoT Enabled Smart Lighting System Using STM32 Microcontroller with High Performance ARM® Cortex®-M3 Core. In: 5th International Conference on the UK-China Emerging Technologies (UCET 2020), Glasgow, UK, 20-21 Aug 2020, ISBN 9781728194882 (doi: 10.1109/UCET51115.2020.9205363)

Ge, Y., Ansari, S. , Abdulghani, A., Imran, M. A. and Abbasi, Q. (2020) Intelligent Instruction-Based IoT Framework for Smart Home Applications using Speech Recognition. In: IEEE SmartIoT 2020, Beijing, China, 14-16 Aug 2020, ISBN 9781728165141 (doi: 10.1109/SmartIoT49966.2020.00037)

Xu, Z., Ansari, S. , Abdulghani, A. M., Imran, M. A. and Abbasi, Q. (2020) IoT Enabled Smart Security Framework for 3D Printed Smart Home. In: IEEE SmartIoT 2020, Beijing, China, 14-16 Aug 2020, ISBN 9781728165141 (doi: 10.1109/SmartIoT49966.2020.00026)

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Grants

Funding Body

Project Title

Amount 

(rounded)

PI/CI

DSTL

UK EME Hub

£1.9m

PI

DASA

READ - RIS

£100k

PI

CENSIS

LoRa vs MIOTY

£70k

CI

ESA

5G REMOTE

£150k

CI

EPSRC IAA

RFIoT

£25k

CI

DSIT

CoMP-O-RAN

£4.7m

CI

Scotland 5G Centre

Wave-1 Urban Innovation - Phase 2

£250k

CI

EPSRC IAA

Ubiqitous RFID Asset Management 

£23k

PI

UESTC-GC L&T

Coursework Buddy

£20k

PI

UESTC-GC L&T

MetaClass 

£22k 

CI 

UESTC-GC L&T

Gamifying Engineering Labs 

£10k 

CI 

EPSRC IAA

RFID Space Management

£29k 

CI

EPSRC IAA / GKEF

RFID Localization

£25k

CI

GKEF

Non-Invasive Activity Monitoring

£17.5k

CI

 

Supervision

Currently, I have following funded PhD positions on offer. 

https://www.findaphd.com/phds/project/phd-in-electrical-engineering-modelling-of-electronic-attack-in-a-complex-eme/?p156539

If you are looking to do a PhD in any other topics close to my research interests or ongoing projects and have an entrepreneurial mindset, do get in touch by dropping an email at shuja.ansari@glasgow.ac.uk 

  • Dangana, Muhammad
    Applications of Narrow-Band Internet of Things (NB-IoT) in Industrial Indoor Environments: A Pre-Digital Twin Approach
  • Naila, *
    Threat Modelling technique for GDPR compliance based on logical reasoning
  • Nesbitt, Rory
    RFID System for Localisation and Tracking
  • Zaidi, Syed Basit Ali
    AI-based Precise Site-specific Radio Propagation Modeling

Teaching

  • Power Electronics
  • Electronic System Design
  • Electromagnetic Compatibility
  • Microwave and mmWave Circuit Design

Research datasets

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Number of items: 1.

2023

Zaidi, S. B. A., Shawky, M. , Taha, A. , Abbasi, Q. , Imran, M. and Ansari, S. (2023) An Efficient Deep Learning-based Spectrum Awareness Approach for Vehicular Communication. [Data Collection]

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Additional information

Dr Ansari is a Chartered Engineer and Senior Member of the Institute of Electrical and Electonics Engineering (IEEE), acting as a IEEE student branch counselor for the University of Glasgow IEEE Student Branch. 

As a 5G use case implementation lead of the Wave-1 Urban Innovation project with the Scotland 5G Centre, Dr Ansari is actively involved in a number of industrial and academic collaborations and consultations, assisting partners and companies in utilising the 5G promise for their emerging applications, business growth, product development and uptake of new digital technologies.