Hanan Abdullah

Hanan Abdullah
Universiti Teknologi Malaysia | UTM · Faculty of Computing (FC)

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Security and privacy are the most important concerns related to vehicular ad hoc network (VANET), as it is an open-access and self-organized network. The presence of ‘selfish’ nodes distributed in the network are taken into account as an important challenge and as a security threat in VANET. A selfish node is a legitimate vehicle node which tries t...
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Intrusion Detection System is yet an interesting research topic. With a very large amount of traffic in real-time networks, feature selection techniques that are effectively able to find important and relevant features are required. Hence, the most important and relevant set of features is the key to improve the performance of intrusion detection s...
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Blockchain provides a distributed digital ledger platform for not only cryptocurrencies but also many other distributed applications. Blockchain platforms work flow and performance are controlled by the used consensus algorithms. Although many studies evaluated cryptocurrency from the Shariah perspective, they focused only on the cryptocurrency con...
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Cryptocurrency has emerged as the most promising digital asset, which serves as a medium of exchange with distributed control and highly secured financial system. This lead to an increase in stakeholders’ interest in digital currency investment. The cryptocurrencies majorly involve two phases including Initial Coin Offering (ICO) and blockchain cre...
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In video streaming over vehicular communication, optimal selection of a video packet forwarder is a daunting issue due to the dynamic nature of Vehicular Ad-hoc NETworks (VANETs)and the high data rates of video. In most of the existing studies, extensive considerations of the essential metrics have not been considered. In order to achieve quality v...
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Vehicular ad hoc networks are considered as a promising wireless communication area to provide safety and comfort on the roads. Due to high mobility and dynamic topologies, the wireless communication links are not stable and network suffers from delay and disconnection issues. Geographical routing protocols rely on beacon exchange to update source...
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Wireless body area network (WBAN) has witnessed significant attentions in the healthcare domain using biomedical sensor-based monitoring of heterogeneous nature of vital signs of a patient’s body. The design of frequency band, MAC superframe structure, and slots allocation to the heterogeneous nature of the patient’s packets have become the challen...
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Resource scheduling assigns the precise and accurate tasks to CPU, network, and storage. The aim behind this is the optimum usage of resources. However, well-organized scheduling is needed for both cloud providers and cloud users. Several resource scheduling algorithms have been discussed in the literature, but there are little emphases to reliabil...
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M2M communication is the next vital part of IoT infrastructure. It is extremely important for IoT systems to prosper in machine-type communication (MTC) devices that have low computational power, limited energy and small amount of memory capabilities. Thousands of devices transmitting data while working remotely and independent of any external supe...
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Mobile cloud computing (MCC) holds a new dawn of computing, where the cloud users are attracted to multiple services through the Internet. MCC has a qualitative, flexible, and cost-effective delivery platform for providing services to mobile cloud users with the aid of the Internet. Due to the advantage of the delivery platform, several studies hav...
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Trust, as a key element of security, has a vital role in securing vehicular ad-hoc networks (VANETs). Malicious and selfish nodes by generating inaccurate information, have undesirable impacts on the trustworthiness of the VANET environment. Obstacles also have a negative impact on data trustworthiness by restricting direct communication ‎between n...
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Newly emerged and integrated data communication technologies have changed the traditional processes and improve the quality of services. Wireless networks also provide efficient, low cost, fast and reliable solutions for different fields of life. Vehicular ad hoc networks are intended with various new smart features and make the inter communication...
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This paper proposes an emergency Traffic Adaptive MAC (eTA-MAC) protocol for WBANs based on Prioritization. The main advantage of the protocol is to provide traffic ranking through a Traffic Class Prioritization-based slotted-Carrier Sense Multiple Access/Collision Avoidance (TCP-CSMA/CA) scheme. The emergency traffic is handled through Emergency T...
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Research in Named Data Networking-based Mobile Ad-hoc Network (NDN based MANET) has experienced a lot of momentum and development in recent years. Such robust developments in the specific area surely contributes to advanced possibilities that Named Data Networking (NDN) can provide compared to traditional host centric networking (HCN) solutions suc...
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In multipath video streaming transmission, the selection of the best vehicle for video packet forwarding considering the junction area is a challenging task due to the several diversions in the junction area. The vehicles in the junction area change direction based on the different diversions, which lead to video packet drop. In the existing works,...
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This paper proposes an improved Traffic Class Prioritization based Carrier Sense Multiple Access/Collision Avoidance (TCP-CSMA/CA) scheme for prioritized channel access to heterogenous-natured Bio-Medical Sensor Nodes (BMSNs) for IEEE 802.15.4 Medium Access Control (MAC) in intra-Wireless Body Area Networks (WBANs). The main advantage of the scheme...
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In wireless sensor networks, efficient resource management is a major concern for the battery operated sensor nodes. Data collection using mobile sink(s) is considered as a good strategy to prolong network lifetime and improve network coverage. Most of the existing mobile sink based data collection schemes operate in event driven or periodic sensin...
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Recently, MANET (Mobile Ad Hoc Network) researchers have shown increased interest towards using mobile robot technology for their testbed platforms. Despite the existence of articles that discuss the usage of mobile robot technology pertaining to MANET testbed from the perspective of MANET researcher, the discussion provided in the papers are rathe...
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Deep learning is an innovative set of algorithms in machine learning and requires minimum efforts of human engineering in extraction of features from data. It has the ability to find the optimum set of parameters for the network layers using a back-propagation algorithm, thereby modeling intricate structures in the data distribution. Further, deep...
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Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) plays an important role in increasing productivity and efficiency in heterogeneous wireless networks. However, different domains such as industrial wireless scenarios, small cell domains and vehicular ad hoc networks (VANET) require an efficient machine learning/intelligent algorithm to process the vertical hand...
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Advances in wireless communication technologies invented body sensor networks (BSNs) for health care systems. BSN monitors patients' health remotely and automatically. It is economical and helpful solution for both patients and healthcare providers. BSN is made up of small Bio-medical sensors (BMSs) and Body Coordinator (BC). BMSs sense and transmi...
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Multipath video streaming in Vehicular Ad-hoc Networks (VANETs) is an evolving research topic. The adoption of video transmission in VANETs communication has become essential due to the comprehensiveness and applicability of video data for on-road advertisement and infotainment. Meanwhile, several research studies have considered how to apply and i...
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Wireless Mesh Networks (WMN) is a key backhaul technology used in 802.11 networks to provide ubiquitous coverage to isolated areas that require high-speed connectivity. The multi-radio feature of WMN has enabled the mesh routers to derive the full benefits of multiple channels for providing parallel transmissions in a single collision domain. Howev...
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Maintaining durable connectivity during data forwarding in Vehicular Ad hoc Networks has witnessed significant attention in the past few decades with the aim of supporting most modern applications of intelligent transportation systems. Various techniques for next hop vehicle selection have been suggested in the literature. Most of these techniques...
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Recent technological advancement in wireless communication has led to the invention of wireless body area networks (WBANs), a cutting-edge technology in healthcare applications. WBANs interconnect with intelligent and miniaturized biomedical sensor nodes placed on human body to an unattended monitoring of physiological parameters of the patient. Th...
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Recent technological advancement in wireless communication has led to the invention of wireless body area networks (WBANs), a cutting-edge technology in healthcare applications. WBANs interconnect with intelligent and miniaturized biomedical sensor nodes placed on human body to an unattended monitoring of physiological parameters of the patient. Th...
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Multipath video streaming is one of the most commonly used strategies for high data rate transmission. It is employed to achieve lower delay, load balancing, and path diversity. However, multipath strategy experiences the problem of route coupling due to concurrent transmission via multiple paths. This problem leads to data collision and wireless c...
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The multipath transmission is one of the suitable transmission methods for high data rate oriented communication such as video streaming. Each video packets are split into smaller frames for parallel transmission via different paths. One path may interfere with another path due to these parallel transmissions. The multipath oriented interference is...
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Recently, MANET (Mobile Ad Hoc Network) researchers have shown increased interest in using mobile robot technology for their testbed platforms. Despite the existence of review papers that discuss the usage of mobile robot technology pertaining to a MANET testbed from the perspective of a MANET researcher, said findings are rather lacklustre as it i...
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This paper is a continuation of our previous paper under the same topic, MANET testbed using mobile robot technology. In our previous paper, we studied the topic by scrutinizing all the technical aspects and presented it as a technical review. However in this paper, we study the topic and presents it as a critical review that dwells into four aspec...
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MANET (Mobile Ad Hoc Network) researchers have shown increased interest in using mobile robot technology for their testbed platforms. Thus, the main motivation of this paper is to review various robot-based MANET testbeds that have been developed in previously reported research. Additionally, suggestions to heighten mobility mechanisms by using mob...
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Cloud computing technology has become familiar to most Internet users. Subsequently, there has been an increased growth in the use of cloud computing, including Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS). To ensure that IaaS can easily meet the growing demand, IaaS providers usually increase the capacity of their facilities in a vertical IaaS increase capa...
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e connected technology related carbon footprints can be considerably controlled by novel and innovative advancements towards green computing technologies. �e connected technology is supporting intelligent automation and resource utilization towards living with greener and smarter things. �e communication and computation enabled growing connected wo...
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Information and communication technologies have changed the way of operations in all fields. These technologies also have adopted for wireless communication and provide low cost and convenient solutions. Vehicular ad hoc networks are envisioned with their special and unique intercommunication systems to provide safety in intelligent transportation...
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Connectivity in vehicular traffic environment has witnessed significant attention due to the direct impact on the performance of most of the traffic safety applications of intelligent transport system. Various parameters such as density, speed, direction, link quality and inter vehicle distance (IVD) have been utilized for measuring connectivity. I...
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Health monitoring using biomedical sensors has witnessed significant attention in recent past due to the evolution of a new research area in sensor network known as Wireless Body Area Networks (WBANs). In WBANs, a number of implantable, wearable, and off-body biomedical sensors are utilized to monitor various vital signs of patient’s body for early...
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In recent years, various types of applications have emerged from Vehicular Ad hoc Networks (VANETs) for safety, infotainment, rescue and security purposes. Safety applications have their own strict communication requirements, and they require reliable and timely data communication within networks. Due to a variety of network applications, safety ap...
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Network lifetime maximization has received continuous attention as green computing in Wireless Sensor Networks (WSNs). Recently, controlled mobility based green computing has witnessed significant attention from academia and industrial research labs. It is due to the growing number of sensor based services in mobility friendly non-hostile environme...
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Wireless sensor networks (WSNs) have grown excessively due to their various applications and low installation cost. In WSN, the main concern is to reduce energy consumption among nodes while maintaining timely and reliable data forwarding. However, most of the existing energy aware routing protocols incur unbalanced energy consumption, which result...
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In Vehicular Ad Hoc Networks (VANET), trust establishment among vehicles is important to secure integrity and reliability of applications. In general, trust and reliability help vehicles to collect correct and credible information from surrounding vehicles. On top of that, a secure trust model can deal with uncertainties and risk taking from unreli...
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Recently, virtualization in wireless sensor networks (WSNs) has witnessed significant attention due to the service requirement for IoT. Related literature on virtualization in WSNs explored resource optimization without considering communication failure in WSNs environments. The failure of single communication link in WSNs impacts a number of virtu...
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Cloud computing in VANETs (CC-V) has been investigated into two major themes of research including vehicular cloud computing (VCC) and vehicle using cloud (VuC). VCC is the realization of autonomous cloud among vehicles to share their abundant resources. VuC is the efficient usage of conventional cloud by on-road vehicles via a reliable Internet co...
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The efficiency and scalability of geographical routing depend on the accuracy of location information of vehicles. Each vehicle determines its location using global positioning system (GPS) or other positioning systems. Related literature in geographical routing implicitly assumes accurate location information. However, this assumption is unrealist...
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Lifetime maximization has witnessed continuous attention from academia as well as industries right from the inception of Wireless Sensor Networks (WSNs). Recently, mobile sink, trajectory based forwarding and energy supply based node selection have been suggested in literature for optimizing residual energy of nodes. In the most of these approaches...
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Recently, Artificial Intelligence (AI) has been used widely in medicine and health care sector. In machine learning, the classification or prediction is a major field of AI.Today, the study of existing predictive models based on machine learning methods is extremely active. Doctors need accurate predictions for the outcomes of their patients’ disea...
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Biomedical sensors (BMSs) monitor the heterogeneous vital signs of patients. They have diverse Quality of Service (QoS) requirements including reduced collision, delay, loss, and energy consumption in the transmission of data, which are non-constrained, delay-constrained, reliabilityconstrained, and critical. In this context, this paper proposes a...