Honors and Awards

  • 2017: The US Air Force Visiting Faculty Research Award Summer 2017
  • 2017: Keynote Speaker, "Wireless Network Virtualization meets Big Data Analytics and Edge Computing for Secure Networked Systems" at International Conference on Telecommunication and Networks, TEL-NET 2017, Noida, India, August 10-11, 2017
  • 2017: Keynote Speaker, "Big Data, Internet of Things and Cloud Convergence towards Smart Networked systems" at International Conference on Advanced Information Technology, Services and Systems (AIT2S-17), Morocco, April 14/15, 2017.
  • 2016: National Science Foundation (NSF) Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Award, 2016
  • 2016: Keynote Speaker/PanelistBig Data, SDN and Healthcare at 2016 IEEE International Conference on Biomedical and Health Informatics (IEEE BHI 2016), Las Vegas 24-27 Feb. 2016.
  • 2016: Keynote Speaker/Panelist, IEEE INFOCOM 2016 Student Workshop, San Franscisco, 10 April 2016.
  • 2015: Outstanding Research Faculty Award (Award for Excellence in Scholarly Activity) 2015, Allen E. Paulson College of Engineering and Technology, Georgia Southern University, August 11, 2015
  • 2015: Invited Speaker, The 2015 International Conference on Collaboration Technologies and Systems (CTS 2015), Atlanta, Georgia, USA, June 2, 2015. 
  • 2015: Certificate of Appreciation,  Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Communications Society, 2015.
  • 2015: Certificate of Appreciation, IEEE SoutheastCon 2015.
  • 2015: Certificate of Appreciation, The 2015 International Conference on Collaboration Technologies and Systems (CTS 2015), 2015
  • 2014: Certificate of Appreciation, The 2014 International Conference on Broadband and Wireless Computing, Communication and Application (BWCCA 2014), 2014.
  • 2013: IEEE Senior Member, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
  • 2010: Best Paper Award, 2010 International Conference on Broadband, Wireless Computing, Communication and Applications (BWCCA-2010), Japan. 
  • 2009: Outstanding PhD Researcher Award 2009, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Engineering, Old Dominion University, Norfolk, Virginia, USA.