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About Syed Hassan Ahmed

Syed Hassan Ahmed (S’13, M’17, SM’18) is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer Science at Georgia Southern University, Statesboro Campus, USA. Previously, he was a Post-Doctoral Fellow in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Central Florida, Orlando, USA. Dr. Hassan completed his B.S in Computer Science from Kohat University of Science & Technology (KUST), Pakistan and Master combined Ph.D. Degree from School of Computer Science and Engineering (SCSE), Kyungpook National University (KNU), Republic of Korea (South Korea). In summer 2015, he was also a visiting researcher at the Georgia Tech, Atlanta, USA. Collectively, Dr. Hassan authored/co-authored over 120 international publications including Journal articles, Conference Proceedings, Book Chapters, and 02 books. In 2016, his work on robust content retrieval in future vehicular networks lead him to win the Qualcomm Innovation Award at KNU, Korea.

Furthermore, Dr. Hassan is a Senior IEEE and ACM Professional member, serving as a TPC Member or Reviewer in 90+ International Conferences and Workshops including IEEE Globecom, IEEE ICC, IEEE CCNC, IEEE ICNC, IEEE VTC, IEEE INFOCOM, ACM CoNEXT, ACM SAC, and much more. Furthermore, he has been reviewing papers for 30+ International Journals including IEEE Magazines on Wireless Communications, Networks, Communications, IEEE Communications Letters, IEEE Sensors Letters, IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics, Vehicular Technologies, Intelligent Transportation Systems, Big Data and Mobile Computing. Moreover, Dr. Hassan has been an editorial member of more than 20 Special Issues with top-ranked journals in Communication Society and serving as an editorial board member of KSII Transactions on Internet & Information Systems, Wiley’s Internet Technology Letters, Transactions on Emerging Telecommunications Technologies, IEEE Newsletters on Internet Initiative, Future Directions, and Software Defined Networks.


2018 - Present Assistant Professor, Georgia Southern University Engineering and Computing, Allen E. Paulson College of
Present Assistant Professor, Georgia Southern University Computer Science, Department of

Curriculum Vitae

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Professional Service and Affiliations

2018 - Present IEEE VTS Board of Governor Appointee, Liaison to IEEE Young Professional Society, IEEE
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Honors and Awards

  • Qualcomm Innovation Awards
  • Kyungpook National University's Honors Scholarship
  • IEEE/ACM Travel Grants
  • IEEE Senior Member
  • Undergrad Best Research Award


2013 - 2017 M.S. and Ph.D. in Computer Science and Engineering, Combined, Kyungpook National University
2007 - 2012 B.S. in Computer Science, Kohat University of Science and Technology

Contact Information

P.O. Box 7997
Statesboro, GA 30460
Office: IT 2331
Phone: (912) 478-5733


International Journal Articles (36)