Hamed Vahdat-Nejad

Assistant Professor

Address & Contact Information
HamedVahdat-Nejad

Education
Degree Institution Date
Research Period Sapienza University of Rome 2011-2012
Ph.D. University of Isfahan 2007-2012
M.Sc. Ferdowsi University of Mashhad 2004-2007
B.Sc. Sharif University of Technology 1999-2004
Current Research Interests
  • Pervasive & Ubiquitous Computing
  • Cloud Computing
  • Context-Aware Computing
  • Crowd sensing
  • Distributed Systems
Teaching Experience
  • Assistant Professor at the Department of Computer Engineering and Information Technology Department, University of Birjand, Iran
  • B.Sc.:
    • Data Structures
    • Discrete Mathematics
    • Introduction to Databases
    • Design and Analysis of Algorithms
    • Concurrent Programming
  • M.Sc.:
    • Mobile Commerce
    • Distributed Systems
    • Pervasive Computing
    • Cloud Computing
    • Parallel Algorithms
Position in Events
Event  Position  Location  Date  Link 
The 4th International Workshop on Pervasive and Context-Aware Middleware (PerCAM14) Chairman & Organizer Dubai, UAE October 16, 2014 View
The 3rd International Workshop on Pervasive and Context-Aware Middleware (PerCAM13) Chairman & Organizer Dublin, Ireland December 3, 2013 View
The 2nd International Workshop on Context Aware Middleware for Ubiquitous Computing Environments (CAM12) Chairman & Organizer Fukuoka, Japan March 26 to 29, 2012 View
The 1st International Workshop on Context Aware Middleware for Ubiquitous Computing Environments (CAM11) Chairman & Organizer St. Petersburg, Russia August 23 to 25, 2011 View

Special session entitled “Context-Aware Middleware in Pervasive Computing Environments (CAMPCE)” at the 7th International Conference on Innovations in Information Technology

Chairman & Organizer Dubai, UAE April 25 to 27, 2011 View
Activities
  • Guest editor of the Special Issue on “New Generation Computing” of the “Journal of Computing and Security”
  • Guest editor of the Special Issue on “Pervasive and Context-Aware Middleware” of the “Elsevier Computers and Electrical Engineering journal” (IF = 0.928)
  • TPC member of ICCKE, IWCMC, ISIEA, ICCIT-WCS, PerCAM, ChinaCOM, MELECON 2014, COGNITIVE 2014, IBMSGS 2015, EMERGING 2015, ICACCI, ADMMET 2015, ICCME 2015, CoCoNet 15, AR4MET 2016, REEGETECH 2016.
  • Senior member of IACSIT (International Association of Computer Science and Information Technology)
  • Member of the International Program Committee of AICIT (International Association for Information, Culture, Human and Industry Technology) international conference series.
  • Founder of the Pervasive & Cloud computing Lab at University of Birjand
Publications
  • Books
    • Sepideh Poorejbari, Hamed Vahdat-Nejad, Wathiq Mansoor,  “Diabetes Patients Monitoring by Cloud Computing”, Book Chapter, To appear in the book “Cloud Computing System and Applications in Healthcare”, IGI, 2017
    • Hamed Vahdat-Nejad, book Chapter, Chapter 6 – Context-aware middleware: a review, in the book entitled: “Context in computing”, Springer, 2014
    • Michael O’Grady, Hamed Vahdat-Nejad, et al., Evolving Ambient Intelligence, Springer, 2013
  • Journal Papers
    • Azam Ramezani, Hamed Vahdat-Nejad, CANS: Context-Aware Traffic Estimation and Navigation System, IET Intelligent Transport Systems, 2017
    • Mojtaba Dehghan-Manshadi, Hamed Vahdat-Nejad, Mohammad Kazemi-Esfeh, Muhammed Alavi, Speed Detection in Wind-tunnels by Processing Schlieren Images, International Journal of Engineering, 2016
    • Hamed Vahdat-Nejad, Massimo Panella, Gaetan Rey, Introduction to the special section on pervasive computing, Elsevier Computers and Electrical Engineering Journal, 2016
    • Hussein Shirvani, Hamed Vahdat-Nejad, A New Scheme for Storage and Retrieval of Shared Text Files, Journal of Computing and Security, University of Isfahan, 2016
    • Hussein Shirvani, Hamed Vahdat-Nejad, Storing Shared Documents that are Customized by Users in Cloud Computing, Journal of Computing, Springer Vienna, 2016
    • Hamed Vahdat-Nejad, Azam Ramazani, Tahereh Mohammadi ,Wathiq Mansoor, A Survey on Context-Aware Vehicular Network Applications ,Vehicular Communications, Elsevier, 2016
    • Hamed Vahdat-Nejad, Tor-Morten Grønli, “Introduction to the Special Issue on Pervasive and Context-Aware Middleware“, Computers and Electrical Engineering, Elsevier, 2015
    • Soroor Mohammadi Bezanaj, Hamed Vahdat-Nejad, A Comparative Study on Quality of Privacy in Pervasive Computing in Health-care Systems, Accepted for publication in Journal of Advances in Computer Research (JACR), Vol. 6, No. 2, 2015 (To appear)
    • Hamed Vahdat-Nejad, Kamran Zamanifar, Nasser Nematbakhsh, A New Community-Based Context Distribution Approach for Large-Scale Pervasive Systems, International Journal of Ad Hoc and Ubiquitous Computing, Inderscience, 2013
    • Hamed Vahdat-Nejad, Kamran Zamanifar, Nasser Nematbakhsh, Context-Aware Middleware Architecture for Smart Home Environment, International Journal of Smart Home, SERSC, Vol. 7, No. 1, 2013
    • Hamed Vahdat-Nejad, Mohammad Ali Nematbakhsh, Kamran Zamanifar, Nasser Nematbakhsh. “Context Driven Concept Based Image Retrieval.” International Journal of Information Science and Management 9, No. 2 (2011) (To appear)
    • Hamed  Vahdat-Nejad,  Behrouz Tork-Ladani, Kamran Zamanifar, Nasser Nematbakhsh. “A Novel Algorithm for Impulse Noise Classification in Digital Images.” International Review on Computers and Software 4, No. 6 (2009): 627-632
    • Hamed Vahdat-Nejad, Kamran Zamanifar. “A New Randomized Algorithm for Handling Scheduling Conflicts in Grids.”  Advances in Electrical and Computer Engineering (Stefan cel Mare University of Suceava) 9, No. 3 (2009).
  • Conference Papers
    • Reza Rahnama-ye- Moqaddam, Hamed Vahdat-Nejad,  Designing A Pervasive, Eye Movement-based System for ALS and Paralyzed Patients, ICCKE 2015, Mashhad, Iran: IEEE, 2015
    • Azam Ramazani, Hamed Vahdat-Nejad, CATE: A New Context-Aware Approach to Traffic Congestion Estimation, ICCKE 2014, Mashhad, Iran: IEEE, 2014
    • Hussein Shirvani, Hamed Vahdat-Nejad, A New Efficient Approach to Store Data in a Cloud Server, 4th International Workshop on Pervasive and Context-Aware Middleware, Dubai, UAE: ACM, 2014
    • Sepideh Poorejbari, Hamed Vahdat-Nejad, An Introduction to Cloud-Based Pervasive Healthcare Systems, 4th International Workshop on Pervasive and Context-Aware Middleware, Dubai, UAE: ACM, 2014
    • Hamed Vahdat-Nejad, 3 rd International Workshop on Pervasive and Context-Aware Middleware, Fourth International Joint Conference on Ambient Intelligence, Dublin, Ireland, Springer,2013
    • Forough Sahafipour, Reza Javidan, Hamed Vahdatnejad, Mehdi Kadivar, “Hyrid Interactions in Pervasive Computing Settings”, International Workshop on Context Aware Middleware for Ubiquitous Computing Environments, St. Petersburg, Russia: IEEE Computer Society, 2011
    • Najmeh Ahmadian, Mohammad Ali Nematbakhsh, Hamed Vahdat-Nejad, “A Context Aware Approach to Semantic Query Expansion”, 7th International Conference on Innovations in Information Technology”, UAE: IEEE Computer Society, 2011
    • Hamed Vahdat-Nejad, Kamran Zamanifar, Nasser Nematbakhsh, “A new approach to context distribution in large-scale environments” International Conference on Trends in Information Technology and Applications”. UAE: IEEE Computer Society, 2010
    • Hamed Vahdat-Nejad, Nasser Nematbakhsh. “An Ontology based resource scheduling scheme in grids.” International Conference on Computer and Electrical Engineering. Thailand: IEEE Computer Society, 2008
    • Hasan Ebrahimi, Ahmad-Reza Naghsh-Nilchi, Hamed Vahdat-Nejad. “A New Approach to Motion Vector Estimation.” International Conference on Computer and Electrical Engineering. Thailand: IEEE Computer Society, 2008
    • Hamed Vahdat-Nejad, Reza Monsef. “Static parallel job Scheduling in Computational Grids.” International Conference on Computer and Electrical Engineering. Thailand: IEEE Computer Society, 2008
    • Hamed Vahdat-Nejad, Reza Monsefi, Hossein Deldari. “Distributed resource scheduling in grid computing using fuzzy approach.” 3rd Conference on Information and Knowledge Technology. Mashhad, 2007
    • Hamed Vahdat-Nejad, Hosneyeh Zolfaghari, Reza Monsefi. “Parallelization of Fuzzy-Classical Filters For Image Noise Reduction.” International Conference on Computational Intelligence for Measurement Systems and Applications. Italy: IEEE Computer Society, 2007
    • Hamed Vahdat-Nejad, Reza Monsefi, Mahmoud Naghibzadeh. “A New Fuzzy Algorithm for Global Job Scheduling in Multiclusters and Grids.” International Conference on omputational Intelligence for Measurement Systems and Applications. Italy: IEEE Computer Society, 2007
    • Hamed Vahdat Nejad, Hameed-Reza Pourreza, Hasan Ebrahimi. “A Novel Fuzzy Technique for Image Noise Reduction.” Proceedings of World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology. Czech Republic, 2006.
    • Hamed Vahdat Nejad, Hossein Deldari. “A Parallel Quadtree Approach for Image Compression using Wavelets.” Proceedings of World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology. Czech Republic, 2006
    • Hamed Vahdat Nejad, Mohammad Hossien Yaghmaee, Hamid Tabatabaee. “Fuzzy TCP: Optimizing TCP Congestion Control” Asia Pacific Conference on communication. South Korea: IEEE Computer Society, 2006