Publications

Books and Book Chapters

  1. Muhammad Hamad Alizai, Exploiting Wireless Link Dynamics, Publisher: Shaker Verlag, Germany, ISBN 978-3-8440-1978-0, June 2013.

  2. Muhammad Hamad Alizai, Lei Gao, Torsten Kempf, Olaf Landsiedel: Tools and Modeling Approaches for Simulating Hardware and Systems, chapter in book Modeling and Tools for Network Simulation, Springer, ISBN 978-3-642-12331-3, LNCS, 2010.
  3. ISI Indexed Journals

  4. Muhammad Waqar Aziz, , Farhan Naeem, Muhammad Hamad Alizai, Khan Bahadar Khan: Automated Solutions for Crowd Size Estimation, Social Science Computer Review, In Press, 2017.

  5. Muhammad Hamad Alizai (single author): Practical and Self-Configurable Multihop Wireless Infrastructure – A Functional Perspective, Int. J. of Ad Hoc and Ubiquitous Computing (IJAHUC), 24 (4), 2017.

  6. Naveed Bhatti, Muhammad Hamad Alizai, Affan A. Syed, Luca Mottola: Energy Harvesting and Wireless Transfer in Sensor Network Applications: Concepts and Experiences, ACM Transactions on Sensor Networks, 12 (3), 2016.

  7. Zaafar Ahmed, Muhammad Hamad Alizai, Affan A. Syed: InKeV: In-kernel Distributed Network Virtualization for DCN, ACM SIGCOMM Computer Communication Review (CCR), July 2016.

  8. Sheraz Ali Khan, Muhammad Moosa, Farhan Naeem, Muhammad Hamad Alizai, Jong-Myon Kim: Protocols and Mechanisms to Recover Failed Packets in Wireless Networks: History and Evolution, IEEE Access (4), 2016.

  9. Waqaas Munawar, Muhammad Hamad Alizai, Olaf Landsiedel, Klaus Wehrle: Modular Remote Reprogramming of Sensor Nodes, Int. J. of Sensor Networks (IJSNet), 19(3-4), 2015.

  10. Muhammad Hamad Alizai, Klaus Wehrle: Probabilistic Location-Free Addressing Scheme for Multi-Hop Wirleless Networks, J. of Network and Computer Applications (JNCA, Elsevier), 41: 167-181, 2014.

  11. Ismet Aktas, Florian Schmidt, Muhammad Hamad Alizai, Klaus Wehrle: Harnessing Cross Layer Design, Ad Hoc Networks (Elsevier), 13(B): 444-461, 2014.

  12. Muhammad Hamad Alizai, Hanno Wirtz, Bernhard Kirchen, Klaus Wehrle: Portable Wireless-Networking Protocol Evaluation, J. of Network and Computer Applications (JNCA, Elsevier), 36(4): 1230-1242, 2013.

  13. Muhammad Hamad Alizai, Olaf Landsiedel, Klaus Wehrle: Exploiting the Burstiness of Intermediate Quality Wireless Links, Int. J. of Distributed Sensor Networks (IJDSN), ID 212876, 2012.
  14. International Conferences and Workshops

  15. Hassan Iqbal, Muhammad Hamad Alizai, Zartash Afzal Uzmi, Olaf Landsiedel: Poster Abstract: Taming Link-layer Heterogeneity in IoT through Interleaving Multiple Link-Layers over a Single Radio, 15th ACM Conference on Embedded Networked Sensor Systems (SenSys), Delft, The Netherlands, 2017.
     
  16. Khadija Hafeez, Yasra Noman, Abu Bakar, Ayesha Ali, Affan A. Syed, Tariq M. Jadoon, Muhammad Hamad Alizai: Inverting HVAC for Energy Efficient Thermal Comfort in Populous Emerging Countries , 4th ACM International Conference on Systems for Energy-Efficient Built Environments (BuildSys), Delft, The Netherlands, 2017. People's Choice Award 

  17. Saad Ahmed, Hassan Khan, Junad Haroon Siddiqui, Jó Ágila Bitsch, Muhammad Hamad Alizai: Poster Abstract: Incremental Checkpointing for Interruptible Computations, 14th ACM Conference on Embedded Networked Sensor Systems (SenSys), Standford University, CA, USA, 2016.

  18. Muhammad Hamad Alizai, Qasim Raza, Yasra Chandio, Affan A. Syed, Tariq M. Jadoon: Simulating Intermittenly Powered Embedded Networks, ACM 13th International Conference on Embedded Wireless Systems and Networks (EWSN), Graz, Austria, 2016.

  19. Muhammad Hamad Alizai, Moosa Khattak, Dong Han, Ompraskash Gnawali, Affan A. Syed: Recycling Corrupt Packets over Multiple Hops, 12th European Conference on Wireless Sensor Networks (EWSN), Porto, Portugal, 2015. (Acceptance rate: 21.5%)

  20. Noshab Gul, Safi ur Rehman, Muhammad Hamad Alizai: Mathematical Modeling & Optimization Applied to Mine Planning and Design using Parallel Computing Paradigm, 1st National Conference on Mathematical Sciences, Malakand, Pakistan, 2014.

  21. Naveed Bhatti, Affan A. Syed, Muhammad Hamad Alizai: Sensors with Lasers: Building a WSN PowerGrid, 13th ACM International Conference on Information Processing in Sensor Networks (IPSN), Berlin, Germany, 2014.

  22. Ismet Aktas, Matin Henze, Muhammad Hamad Alizai, Kevin Moellering, Klaus Wehrle: Graph-based Redundancy Removal Approach for Multiple Cross-Layer Interactions, 6th International Conference on Communication Systems and Networks (COMSNETS), Bangalore, India, 2014.

  23. Hanno Wirtz, Muhammad Hamad Alizai, Klaus Wehrle: Fuzzy Logical Coordinates and Location Services for Scalable Addressing in Wireless Networks, 10th Annual Conference on Wireless On-Demand Network Systems and Services (WONS), Banff (Alberta), Canada, 2013.

  24. Ismet Aktas, Florian Schmidt, Muhammad Hamad Alizai, Tobias Druener, Klaus Wehrle: CRAWLER: An Experimentation Platform for System Monitoring and Cross-Layer-Coordination, Thirteenth IEEE International Symposium on a World of Wireless, Mobile and Multimedia Networks (WoWMoM), San Fransisco, CA, USA, 2012.

  25. Florian Schmidt, Muhammad Hamad Alizai, Ismet Aktas, Klaus Wehrle: Refector: Heuristic Header Error Recovery for Error-Tolerant Transmissions, 7th ACM International Conference on emerging Networking EXperiments and Technologies (CoNEXT), Tokyo, Japan, 2011.

  26. Muhammad Hamad Alizai, Hanno Wirtz, Bernhard Kirchen, Tobias Vaegs, Omprakash Gnawali, Klaus Wehrle: TinyWifi: Making Network Protocol Evaluation Portable across Multiple Phy-Link Layers, 6th ACM WiNTECH in conjunction with ACM MobiCom, Las Vegas, NV, USA, 2011.

  27. Tobias Vaegs , Muhammad Hamad Alizai, Jó Ágila Bitsch Link, Klaus Wehrle: Efficient Power Management using Out-of-Band Signaling, 10th GI/ITG Workshop on Wireless Sensor Networks (FGSN), Paderborn, Germany, 2011.

  28. Muhammad Hamad Alizai, Hanno Wirtz, Georg Kunz, Benjamin Grap, Klaus Wehrle: Efficient Online Estimation of Bursty Wireless Links, 16th IEEE International Symposium on Computers and Communications (ISCC), Corfu, Greece, 2011.

  29. Muhammad Hamad Alizai, Tobias Vaegs, Olaf Landsiedel, Stefan Götz, Jó Ágila Bitsch Link, Klaus Wehrle: Probabilistic Addressing: Stable Addresses in Unstable Wireless Networks, 10th ACM International Conference on Information Processing in Sensor Networks (IPSN), Chicago, IL, USA, 2011.

  30. Muhammad Hamad Alizai, Bernhard Kirchen, Jó Ágila Bitsch Link, Hanno Wirtz, Klaus Wehrle: Poster Abstract:TinyOS Meets Wireless Mesh Networks, 8th ACM Conference on Embedded Networked Sensor Systems (SenSys), Zurich, Switzerland, 2010. Best Abstract Award.

  31. Waqaas Munawar, Muhammad Hamad Alizai, Olaf Landsiedel, Klaus Wehrle: Dynamic TinyOS: Modular and Transparent Incremental Code-Updates for Sensor Networks, IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC),Cape Town, South Africa, 2010.

  32. Tobias Vaegs, Muhammad Hamad Alizai, Klaus Wehrle: Probabilistic Addressing in Wireless Networks, 2nd IEEE Student Conference, TUHH, Germany, 2010.

  33. Raimondas Sasnauskas, Olaf Landsiedel, Muhammad Hamad Alizai, Carsten Weise, Stefan Kowalewski, Klaus Wehrle: KleeNet: Discovering Insidious Interaction Bugs in Wireless Sensor Networks Before Deployment, 9th ACM/IEEE International Conference on Information Processing in Sensor Networks (IPSN), Stockholm, Sweden, 2010.

  34. Muhammad Hamad Alizai, Tobias Vaegs, Olaf Landsiedel, Raimondas Sasnauskas, Klaus Wehrle: Statistical Vector based Point-to-Point Routing in Wireless Networks, 9th ACM/IEEE International Conference on Information Processing in Sensor Networks (IPSN), Poster Program, Stockholm, Sweden, 2010.

  35. Jó Ágila Bitsch Link, Gregor Fabritius, Muhammad Hamad Alizai, Klaus Wehrle: BurrowView: Seeing the world through the eyes of rats, 2nd International Workshop on Information Quality and Quality of Service for Pervasive Computing (IQ2S), in conjuction with IEEE PerCom, Mannheim, 2010.

  36. Muhammad Hamad Alizai, Georg Kunz, Olaf Landsiedel, Klaus Wehrle: Promoting Power to a First Class Metric in Network Simulations, 23th International Conference on Architecture of Computing Systems (ARCS), Hannover, 2010.

  37. Muhammad Hamad Alizai, Olaf Landsiedel, Jó Ágila Bitsch Link, Stefan Goetz, Klaus Wehrle: Bursty Traffic over Bursty Links, 7th ACM Conference on Embedded Networked Sensor Systems (Sensys), Berkeley, California, USA, 2009.

  38. Muhammad Hamad Alizai, Olaf Landsiedel, Klaus Wehrle: Modeling Execution Time and Energy Consumption in Sensor Node Simulation, PIK Journal’s special issue on energy aware systems, July 2009.

  39. Waqaas Munawar, Olaf Landsiedel, Muhammad Hamad Alizai, Klaus Wehrle: Remote Incremental Adaptation of Sensor Network Applications,  8th GI/ITG KuVS Workshop on Wireless Sensor Networks (FGSN), Hamburg, Germany, 2009.

  40. Muhammad Hamad Alizai, Olaf Landsiedel, Jó Ágila Bitsch Link, Stefan Goetz, Klaus Wehrle: Routing over Bursty Wirless Links, 8th GI/ITG KuVS Workshop on Wireless Sensor Networks (FGSN), Hamburg, 2009.

  41. Raimondas Sasnauskas, Jó Bitsch, Muhammad Hamad Alizai, Klaus Wehrle: Kleenet - Automatic Bug Hunting in Sensor Network Applications, 6th ACM Conference on Embedded Networked Sensor Systems (Sensys), Poster Program, Raleigh, USA, 2008.

  42. Muhammad Hamad Alizai, Olaf Landsiedel, Klaus Wehrle, Alexander Becher: Challenges in Short-term Wireless Link Quality Estimation, 7th GI/ITG Workshop on Wireless Sensor Networks (FGSN), Berlin, Germany, 2008.

  43. Raimondas Sasnauskas, Jó Ágila Bitsch Link, Muhammad Hamad Alizai, Klaus Wehrle: Bug Hunting in Sensor Network Applications, 7th GI/ITG Workshop on Wireless Sensor Networks (FGSN), Berlin, Germany, 2008.

  44. Olaf Landsiedel, Muhammad Hamad Alizai, Klaus Wehrle: When Timing Matters: Enabling Time Accurate & Scalable Simulation of Sensor Network Applications, 7th ACM/IEEE International Conference on Information Processing in Sensor Networks (IPSN), St. Louis, Missouri, USA, 2008.

  45. Muhammad Hamad Alizai, Olaf Landsiedel, Klaus Wehrle; Accurate Timing in Sensor Network Simulation, 6th GI/ITG Workshop on Wireless Sensor Networks (FGSN), Aachen, Germany, 2007
  46. Thesis

  47. Muhammad Hamad Alizai, Exploiting Wireless Link Dynamics, PhD Thesis, RWTH Aachen University, Germany, 2012.

  48. Muhammad Hamad Alizai, Accurate Timing in Sensor Network Simulations, Master Thesis, RWTH Aachen University, Germany, 2007.