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About Anwar Haque


Present Faculty Member, Western University Global Health Equity
Present Assistant Professor, Western University Department of Computer Sciences


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Professional Service and Affiliations

2021 - Present Associate Editor, IEEE Canadian Journal of Electrical and Computer Engineering
2020 - Present Associate Editor, Elsevier Vehicular Communications
2020 - Present Member, National Cybersecurity Consortium
2018 - Present Section Industry Chair, IEEE London (ON, Canada)
2018 - Present Consortium Chair, Smart Infrastructure and Services (SIS)
2021 Conference Industry Chair, IEEE 34th CCECE
2021 Workshop Session Chair, IEEE Infocom 2021 (workshop: BigSecurity)
2021 Member, Tri-agency NFRF (New Frontiers in Research Fund) Committee
2019 - 2021 Research Grant Reviewer, NSERC Discovery Grant (2019, 2020, 2021)
2017 - 2021 Research Grant Reviewer, MITACS Accelerate
2020 Conference Industry Chair, IEEE 33rd CCECE
2020 Panel Moderator, Smart Infrastructure and Services: Are We Ready?, IEEE 33rd CCECE
2019 Conference Patron Co-Chair, IEEE 15th CNSM
2019 Conference Session Chair, IEEE 62nd Globecom (Track: Virtual Reality and Machine Learning)
2019 Conference Session Chair, IEEE 89th VTC (Track: Security I)
2019 Research Grant Reviewer, NSERC CRD
2018 Workshop Chair, Smart Infrastructure and Services (SIS)
2018 Panel Moderator, The Smart City Ecosystem: A Closer Look, Smart Infrastructure and Services (SIS) Workshop
2017 - 2018 OCE/RTDS Advisory Board Member, Provincial initiative in autonomous vehicle for southwestern Ontario
2017 Guest Editor, Elsevier Vehicular Communications (Special Issue: Secure and Privacy-Preserving Communications in Au
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Honors and Awards

  • IEEE Canada Service Award 2020
  • Best Paper Award 2020 "Towards the Development of a Novel Service Cost Modeling: An ISP Perspective”
  • Nominated for Best Paper Award “Smart Home Networks: Security Perspective and ML-based DDoS Detection”


  • CS9657 Advanced Computer Networks
  • CS4457 Advanced Computer Networks
  • CS3305 Operating Systems


Bachelor's in Computer Science, North South University
MMath in Computer Science, University of Waterloo
MSc in Computer Science, University of Windsor
PhD in Electrical & Computer Engineering, University of Waterloo