- A223, Portland Square, Drake Circus
Dr Is-Haka Mkwawa
School of Art, Design and Architecture (Faculty of Arts and Humanities)
- Module leader for NET302 (Distributed System)
- Module leader for NET505 (Cyber Security and Computer Networking)
- Module leader for CNET050 (Computer Systems)
- Lecturer for NET206 (Servers, Datacentres and Cloud)
- Lecturer for DAT504 (Advanced Web Technologies)
- Lecturer for INDE601 (Netscapes)
- Lecturer for INDE502 (Net Architecture)
- Lecturer for INDE402 (Datacloud)
PhD in Computing, University of Bradford
- IEEE-Computer Society
- IEEE-Communications Society
- IEEE-Smart Cities Community
Roles on external bodies
University of Liverpool, Computing Faculty, Honorary Lecturer
Sudan University of Science and Technology, Visiting Professor
External Member of a Degree Approval Panel:
- University of Staffordshire: 2015-Computer Networking BSc (Hons)
- University of Staffordshire: 2016-Computer Networking MSc
- IET-Telemedicine for Health Monitoring
Recent Conference and Workshops Programme Committees:
- The 10th 2017 IEEE International Conference on Cyber, Physical, and Social Computing (CPSCom-2017), 21-23 June 2017, Exeter.
- IEEE ICC, Comm. Software Services and Multimedia Applications Symposium, 21-26 May 2017, Paris.
- IEEE Globecom, Comm. Software Services and Multimedia Applications Symposium, 4-6 December 2016, Washington, DC USA.
- The 13th IEEE International Conference on Dependable, Autonomic and Secure Computing, 2015, Liverpool.
- IEEE ICC, Comm. Software Services and Multimedia Applications Symposium, 10-14 June 2014, Sydney.
- The 16th IEEE Int. Conference on High-Performance Comp. and Comm. Paris, France, August 20-22, 2014.
- The 2013 IEEE Int. Symposium on trust, Security and Privacy for Pervasive Apps. 13-15, Nov. 2013, China.
- IEEE 12th Int. Conf. on Trust, Security and Privacy in Comp. and Comm., 16-18, July, 2013, Melbourne.
- IEEE AFRICON, 9-12, September, 2012, Mauritius.
- IEEE 11th Int. Conf. on Trust, Security and Privacy in Comp. and Comm. 25-27, June, 2012, Liverpool, UK.
- IEEE 10th Int. Conf. on Trust, Security and Privacy in Comp. and Comm., 16-18, Nov., 2011, Changsha, China.
- IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology
- IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking
- IEEE Transactions on Communications
- IEEE Transactions on Computers
- IEEE Transactions on Parallel & Distributed Systems
- IEEE Wireless Communications Magazine
- IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems
- International Journal of Simulation Modelling Practice and Theory
- International Journal of Communication Systems
- Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing
- Journal of Wireless and Mobile Computing
- Journal of Supercomputing
Cloud Computing, Computer networking, wireless technologies, Multimedia Communication, Distributed Systems and Mobile programming
Staff serving as external examiners
- University of Bedfordshire (UK)
- Sudan University of Science and Technology (Sudan)
- SS. Cyril and Methodius University- Macedonia (Macedonia)
- University of Salford (UK)
- University of Liverpool (UK)
Performance modelling, analysis and evaluation of computer networks and data communication, parallel processing and distributed systems, Interconnection networks, grid computing, QoS, overlay networks, mobile and wireless networks and IP multimedia subsystems (IMS).
Research degrees awarded to supervised students
- Ms Nada Adam (PhD, Quality of Protection and QoE, Sudan University of Science and Technology)
- Mr. Achyut Parajuli (PhD on Quality Assessment for Secure Voice and Video over IP)
- Ms Amulya Karaadi (PhD on Energy Cooperation in Wireless Sensor Networks)
- Mr Ibrahim Mohammedameen (ResM on Machine Learning for Resource Allocation in 5G)
- Mr. Alcardo Barakabitze (PhD on Intelligent QoE control and management)
- Mr. Avsar Asan (PhD on QoE Business Models)
- Dr Abubkr Elmnsi, 2017
- Dr Wahiba Ismaiel, 2018
- Dr Tawfeeg Noor, 2019
Grants & contracts
As a key team member, I have made significant contributions to several EU projects, such as
- Design and Engineering of the Next Generation Internet: Towards the Convergence of Multi-Service Heterogeneous Networks (FP6, NoE-NGi, 2003-2005)
- Communication Performance Modelling, Science Foundation Ireland (SFI, 2005-2006)
- Design and Engineering of the Future Generation Internet (FP6, NoE-FGi, 2005-2008)
- Enabling Convergence of IP Multimedia Services over Next Generation Networks Technology (FP6, VITAL, 2006-2008)
- ICT on Networked Media, Collaborative Project: ADAMANTIUM (ADAptative Management of media distribution based on satisfaction oriented User Modelling) (FP7, 2008-2010)
- Collaborative Project: GERYON (Next Generation Technology Independent Interoperability of Emergency Services) (FP7 SEC-2011, 2012-2015)
- QoE-NET (innovative Quality Of Experience maNagement in Emerging mulTimedia services) (EU H2020-MSCA-ITN-2014,2015-2018)
Key publications are highlightedJournals