PhD Department of Systems and Computer Eng. 1991-1996
Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada
Thesis Title: Bandwidth Management in Indoor Broadband Wireless Networks
MS Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, 1986-1989
Isfahan University of Technology, Isfahan, Iran
BS Electrical Engineering Department July 1985
University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran
Full Professor March 2012
University of Isfahan, Isfahan, Iran
Associate Professor Feb. 2007
University of Isfahan, Isfahan, Iran
Assistant Professor Sept. 1996
University of Isfahan, Isfahan, Iran
Doctoral Dissertation Award Dec. 1995
Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada
· Supervised the thesis of 9 Ph.D. and 67 M.Sc. graduates
· Published more than 120 peer reviewed papers in prestigious journals and conferences
· Co-founder of Safahan University, Isfahan, Iran
· Supervision of the Foundation of Electronic Government for Isfahan Province, Iran
· Founder of a startup company offering VoIP based services
· Design and Management of the Fiber-Optic backbone Project of University of Isfahan data network
· Design of The Medical University of Isfahan’s Fiber-Optic Network
· Reviewer of prestigious journals such as IEEE Access, IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, The Journal of Supercomputing, International Journal of Communication Systems, Wireless Personal Communications
· Doctoral Dissertation Award, Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada
09/1996- Recent Professor at Faculty of Computer Engineering, University of Isfahan, Iran
06/2016-06/2016 Sabbatical leave at University of Toronto
05/2014-Current Section Editor, Journal of Computing and Security
06/2009-06/2010 Sabbatical leave at University of Toronto
06/2002-10/2007 Head of Network and Information Center of University of Isfahan, Iran
11/2002-09/2006 IT advisor to the governor of Isfahan province, Isfahan, Iran
06/1998-06/2002 Head of the Graduate Studies at University of Isfahan, Iran
11/1995-08/1996 Researcher at VISTAR Telecommunications, Ottawa, Canada
5G Mobile and Wireless Communications, Artificial Intelligence, Internet Technologies
F. Dehghani and N. Movahhhedinia, “CCN Energy-Delay Aware Cache Management Using Quantized Hopfield,” Journal of Network and Systems Management, 2018.
P. Sadeghi and N. Movahhedinia, “An Analytical Approach to ETX Estimation in Linear-Topology in IoT,” International Conference on Smart cities and IoT (SCIOT 2018).
S. G. Bidgoli and N. Movahhedinia, “A Trust-Based Framework for Increasing MAC LayerReliability in Cognitive Radio VANETs,” Wireless Personal Communications Journal, 2017
S. Kianian, M.R. Khayyambashi and N. Movahhedinia, “FuSeO: Fuzzy Semantic Overlapping Community Detection,” Journal of Intelligent & Fuzzy Systems, 2017.
M. Ashouri, A. Baraani and N. Movahhedinia, “BlindLocation: Supporting User Location Privacy Using Blind Signature,” 7th International Conference on Computer and Knowledge Engineering, 2017.
A. Yazdpur and N. Movahhedinia, “ConsciousCache: Improving SDN Controller Scalability Using Flows Similarities,” IEEE 4th International Conference on Knowledge-Based Engineering and Innovation, 2017.
S. G. Bidgoli and N. Movahhedinia, “Determining vehicles’ radio transmission range for increasing cognitive radio VANET (CR-VANET) reliability using a trust management system,” Computer Networks Journal, 2017.
S. Moazzeni, M.R. Khayyambashi and N. Movahhedinia, “On reliability improvement of Software-Defined Networks,” Computer Networks Journal, 2017.
N. Mehran and N. Movahhedinia, “Non-uniform EWMA-PCA based cache size allocation scheme in Named Data Networks,” SCIENCE CHINA Information Sciences Jounal, 2016.
N. Mehran and N. Movahhedinia, “Randomized SVD Based Probabilistic Caching Strategy in Named Data Network,” Journal of Computing and Security, 2016.
H. Abdoli, H. Nikmehr, N. Movahhedinia and Florent de Dinechin, “Improving Energy Efficiency of OFDM Using Adaptive Precision Reconfigurable FFT,” Circuits, Systems, and Signal Processing Journal, 2016.
H. Mohammadi-nejad, N. Movahhedinia and M.R. Khayyambashi, “Provisioning required reliability of wireless data communication in smart grid neighborhood area networks,” The Journal of Supercomputing, 2016.
N. M. Sarband, M.R. Khayyambashi and N. Movahhedinia Quality enhancement of video on demand implementation in peer-to-peer networks by optimum chunk length in the BitTorrent,” Peer-to-Peer Networking and Applications Jounal, 2016.
H. Mohammadi-nejad, N. Movahhedinia and M.R. Khayyambashi, “Improving the reliability of wireless data communication in Smart Grid NAN,” Peer-to-Peer Networking and Applications Jounal, 2016.
S. Afshari and N. Movahhedinia, “QoE assessment of interactive applications in computer networks,” Multimedia Tools and Applications Journal, 2016.
R Karimpour, MR Khayyambashi and N Movahhedinia, “Applying ant colony optimization for load balancing on grid,” Journal of the Chinese Institute of Engineers, 2016.
Z Heidarian, N Movahhedinia, N Moghim and P Mahdinia, “Intrusion Detection Based on Normal Traffic Specifications,” International Journal of Computer Network and Information Security IJCNIS 2015.
M Ghazvini, N Movahhedinia, K Jamshidi, “GCW: A Game Theoretic Contention Window Adjustment Approach for IEEE 802.11 WLANs,” Wireless Personal Communications Journal, 2015.
S Kianian, MR Khayyambashi, N Movahhedinia, “Semantic community detection using label propagation algorithm,” Journal of Information Science, 2015.
O. F. Mehrjardi, B.S. Ghahfarokhi, H. Mala, N. Movahhedinia, “Demand based Resource Allocation to Balance the Utilization and User Level Fairness in Femtocell Networks,” Journal of Computing and Security, 2015.
E. A. Bojd, N. Moghim, F. N. Mofakham and N. Movahhedinia, “A New Reactive Routing Algorithm to Improve Capacity and Average End-to-End Delay in MANETs,” Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering, 2015.
M Shojaei, N Movahhedinia, BT Ladani, “DDoS attack detection in IEEE 802.16 based networks,” Wireless Networks Journal, 2014.
E Khaledian, N Movahedinia, MR Khayyambashi, “Spectral and energy efficiency in multi hop OFDMA based networks,” 7th International Symposium on Telecommunications (IST 2014), 2014.
E. A. Bojd, N. Moghim, F. N. Mofakham and N. Movahhedinia, “Improvement delay and capacity (throughtput) in Mobile Ad Hoc Networks using a new routing algorithm,” 8th e-Commerce in Developing Countries: With Focus on e-Trust (ECDC), 2014.
S. Afshari and N. Movahhedinia, “Non-Intrusive Online Quality of Experience Assessment for Voice Communications,” Wireless Personal Communications Journal, 2014
O. F. Mehrjardi, B. S. Ghahfarokhi, H. Mala and N. Movahhedinia, “Improving Radio Resource Utilization and User Level Fairness in OFDMA Femtocell Networks,” Wireless Personal Communications Journal, 2014.
N. Yarmohammadian, N. Akbari, A. Asgary, N. Movahhedinia, “Optimal and Sustainable City Size by Estimating Surplus Function for Metropolitans of Iran,” International Journal of Business and Development Studies, 2014.
B. S. Ghahfarokhi, N Movahhedinia, “A personalized QoE-aware handover decision based on distributed reinforcement learning,” Wireless networks Journal, 2013.
A. Zam and N. Movahhedinia, “Performance improvement of cache management in cluster based manet,” International Journal of Computer Network and Information Security, 2013.
M. Ghazvini, N. Movahhedinia and K. Jamshidi, “A game theory based contention window adjustment for IEEE 802.11 under heavy load,” International Journal of Communication Networks and Information Security, 2013.
M. Ghazvini and N. Movahhedinia, K. Jamshidi, N. Moghim, “Game theory applications in CSMA methods,” IEEE Communications Surveys & Tutorials, 2013.
B. S. Ghahfarokhi and N. Movahhedinia, “A survey on applications of IEEE 802.21 Media Independent Handover framework in next generation wireless networks,” Computer Communications Journal, 2013.
M. Ghazvini, N. Movahhedinia and K Jamshidi, “GTXOP: A game theoretic approach for QoS provisioning using transmission opportunity tuning,” PloS One Journal, 2013.
B. S. Ghahfarokhi and N. Movahhedinia, “Context-aware handover decision in an enhanced media independent handover framework,” Wireless Personal Communications Journal, 2013.
M. Ghazvini and N. Movahhedinia, K. Jamshidi, Carrier sense multiple access tuning parameters using game theory,” arXiv preprint arXiv, 2012.
B. S. Ghahfarokhi and N Movahhedinia, “Context gathering and management for centralized context-aware handover in heterogeneous mobile networks,” Turkish Journal of Electrical Engineering & Computer Sciences, 2012.
V. S. Naeini and N. Movahhedinia, “Packet scheduling and admission control for QoS provisioning in integrated IEEE 802.11 e and IEEE 802.16 mesh mode,” Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering, 2012.
R. Farahbakhsh, N. Movahhedinia, “Seamless Handover for IMS over Mobile-IPv6 Using Context Transfer,” arXiv preprint arXiv, 2012.
A. Vard, K. Jamshidi and N. Movahhedinia, “An automated approach for segmentation of intravascular ultrasound images based on parametric active contour models,” Australasian physical & engineering sciences in medicine, 2012.
S. D. Sepehr, N. Movahhedinia and A. Baraani, “Investigating QoS support in WiMAX over Metro-Ethernet backhaul,” Digital Information and Communication Technology and it's Applications, 2012.
A. Vard, K. Jamshidi and N. Movahhedinia, “Small object detection in cluttered image using a correlation based active contour model,” Pattern Recognition Letters, 2012.
A. Rashidi and N. Movahhedinia, “A model for user trust in cloud computing,” International Journal on Cloud Computing: Services and Architecture (IJCCSA), 2012.
V. S. Naeini and N. Movahhedinia, “Application of an 𝑀/𝐷/1 Queuing Model to WiMAX-Based Wireless Mesh Networks: Grid Topology Case Study,” ISRN Applied Mathematics, 2012.
V. S. Naeini and N. Movahhedinia, “Application of Genetic Algorithms in Scheduling of TDMA-WMNs,” INTECH Open Access Publisher, 2012.
H. R. Hasani, N Movahhedinia and B. S. Ghahfarokhi, Evaluation of user perceived quality based on user behavior,” IEEE 12th Conference on Computational Intelligence and Informatics (CINTI 2011), 2011.
M. Shojaei, N. Movahhedinia, B. T. Ladani, “An entropy based approach for DDoS attack detection in IEEE 802.16 based networks,” Advances in Information and Computer Security, 2011
A. R. Vard, A. H. Monadjemi, K. Jamshidi and N. Movahhedinia, “Fast texture energy based image segmentation using directional Walsh–Hadamard transform and parametric active contour models,” Expert Systems with Applications, 2011.
B. S. Ghahfarokhi and N. Movahhedinia, “A context‐aware handover decision based on user perceived quality of service trigger,” Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing, 2011
N. Movahhedinia and B. S. Ghahfarokhi, “Performance analysis of Bluetooth asynchronous connection-less service,” Journal of Network and Computer Applications, 2011.
V. S. Naeini and N. Movahhedinia, “Fair Packet Scheduling for Integrated WLAN and TDMA Wireless Mesh Networks,” International Review on Computers and Software, 2011.
N. Movahhedinia, A. Tizghadam and A. Leon-Garcia, “A robust power control method for cognitive radio networks,” IEEE GLOBECOM Workshops (GC Wkshps 2010) 2010.
M. Ghazvini, N. Movahedinia and A. Vafaei, “Pitch period detection using second generation wavelet transform,” International Conference on Signals and Electronic Systems (ICSES 2010), 2010.
M. Shojaee, N. Movahhedinia and BT Ladani, “Traffic analysis for WiMAX network under DDoS attack,” Second Pacific-Asia Conference on Circuits, Communications and System (PACCS 2010), 2010.
M. Ghazvini, N. Movahhedinia and K Jamshidi, “Scheduling algorithms in Wireless Mesh Networks: A review,” Second Pacific-Asia Conference on Circuits, Communications and System (PACCS 2010), 2010.
S. Kianian, N. Movahedinia, N. G. Aghaee, F. Dehghani, “An Intelligent Content-Based Routing for Multimedia Mobile Ad Hoc Networks,” Second International Conference on Multimedia and Information Technology (MMIT 2010), 2010.
M Varposhti and N. Movahhedinia, “The Effect of Channel Fading on Providing Quality,”
Majlesi Journal of Electrical Engineering, 2 (3), 2009.
M. Hosseini-Pozveh, M. Nematbakhsh and N. Movahhedinia, “A multidimensional approach for context-aware recommendation in mobile commerce,” arXiv preprint arXiv, 2009.
A. S. Shamsabadi, B. S. Ghahfarokhi, K. Zamanifar and N. Movahhedinia, “Applying inherent capabilities of quantum-dot cellular automata to design: D flip-flop case study,” Journal of Systems Architecture, 2009
M. Varposhti and N. Movahhedinia, “Supporting QoS in IEEE 802.11 e wireless LANs over fading channel,” Computer Communications Journal, 2009.
M. Torabi, A. Vafaee and N. Movahhedinia, “A fast architecture for Deblocking filter in H. 264/AVC using clock cycles saving process,” International Conference on Multimedia, Signal Processing and Communication Technologies, (IMPACT 2009) 2009.
M. Ghazvini, S. A. Monadjemi, N. Movahhedinia and K. Jamshidi, “Defect detection of tiles using 2D-wavelet transform and statistical features,” World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology, 2009
R. Farahbakhsh and N. Movahhedinia, “Two fast handover solutions for the IMS handover in the presence of mobile IPv6 by using context transfer procedures,” International Confernece on Innovations in Information Technology (IIT 2008), 2008,
R. Farahbakhsh and N. Movahhedinia, “Using context transfer mechanisms to Improve Mobile IMS-IPv6 Handover Latency and QoS provisioning,” Internet Multimedia Services Architecture and Applications (IMSAA 2008), 2008.
R. Farahbakhsh, M. Varposhti and N. Movahhedinia, “Transmission Delay Reduction in IMS by Re-registration procedure modification,” Next Generation Mobile Applications, Services and Technologies (NGMAST 2008), 2008.
K Rezabeigi, A Vafaei and N. Movahhedinia “A Web Services based Architecture for NGN Services Delivery,” World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology 2008.
M. Kaedi, N. Movahhedinia and K. Jamshidi, “Traffic signal timing using two-dimensional correlation, neuro-fuzzy and queuing based neural networks,” Neural Computing and Applications Journal, 2008
A. E. Sharif, N. Movahhedinia, “On skew estimation of Persian/Arabic printed documents,”
Journal of Applied Sciences, 2008.
B. S. Ghahfarokhi and N. Movahhedinia, “QoS provisioning by EFuNNs-based handoff planning in cellular MPLS networks,” Computer Communications Journal, 2007.
B. S. Ghahfarokhi, N. Movahedinia, “Neural Network Based Mobility Prediction for Handoff Management in Wireless MPLS Network,” ACTA Press, 2006.
S. Esteki, N. Movahhedinia, A. Baraani, “Fast Approximation of Anti-random Sequence Generator for Stream Ciphering,” IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC 2005), 2005.
N. Movahhedinia, G. Stamatelos and R. H. M. Hafez, “A Time-Slot Assignment Strategy for ATM Broadband Indoor Wireless Networks,” Wireless Personal Communications, 1997.
N. Movahhedinia, G. Stamamtelos and R. H. M. Hafez, “Non-uniform polling and reservation alternatives for bandwidth management in broadband wireless networks,” IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference (GLOBECOM'96), 1996.
N. Movahhedinia, G. Stamatelos and HM Hafez, “A slot assignment protocol for indoor wireless ATM networks using the channel characteristics and the traffic parameters,” IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference (GLOBECOM'95), 1995.
N. Movahhedinia, G. Stamatelos and R. H. M. Hafez, “Polling-based multiple access for indoor broadband wireless systems,” Wireless Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC'95), 1995.
49 Persian Publications
Moazzeni ShadiImproving “Reliability in Software-Defined Networks by Management of Distributed Controllers”, 2018.
Goli-Bidgoli Salman, “Reliability improvement of Media Access Control in Cognitive Radio Vehicular Ad Hoc Networks using trust management”, 2017.
Mohammadinejad, “Hosein, Increasing Data Transfer Reliability in Smart Grid Wireless Data Network”, 2017.
Advised, Abdoli, Hatam, “Energy-efficiency Improvement of OFDM System in SDR Architecture Using Reconfiguring Approximate Arithmetic Units”, 2017.
Kianian, Sahar, “Semantic Analysis of Dynamic Communities in Social Networks”, 2016.
Afshari, Saeid, “Online QoE Assessment for Interactive Applications in Computer Networks”, 2015.
Ghazvini, Mahdieh, “Game Theoretic Scheduling in IEEE802.11 Based Cooperative Mesh Networks”, 2013.
Vard, Alireza, “Segmentation and object extraction in texture images using adaptive active contour models”, 2012.
Sattari, Vahid, “Scheduling and Admission Control for QoS Provisioning in Joint IEEE802.16 and IEEE802.11 Networks”, 2012.
Shahgholi, Behrooz, “Context-Aware Handoff Decision Based on Media Independent Handover Framework”, 2011.
67 Master’s Thesis Supervised.