Abdul Jabbar

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Ph.D, Electrical Engineering
Adjunct Research Associate
Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
The University of Kansas

Contact Information

Information & Telecommunication Technology Center
2335 Irving Hill Rd, Room 235
Lawrence, Kansas, USA, 66045-7612
38.952 N 95.264 W
+1 785 979 6779
<jabbar@ittc.ku.edu>

Research

My research interests include resilience and survivability, quantitative resilience framework, fault and challenging modeling, performance analysis, network algorithms, design and analysis of network architectures, topologies, and protocols, mobile wireless networks, highly dynamic ad hoc networks, tactical networks, wireless access, future networks.

Here's a brief (not so technical) summary of a few recent projects. Click on the title for further details on project pages for details.


Selected Publications

More publications available through research links above.

  1. Abdul Jabbar, Hemanth Narra, and James P.G. Sterbenz, “Quantifying Resilience in Mobile Ad hoc Networks”, The 30th IEEE Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM 2011), In review.

  2. James P.G. Sterbenz, David Hutchison, Egemen K. Çetinkaya, Abdul Jabbar, Justin Rohrer, Marcus Scholler, and Paul Smith, “Resilience and Survivability in Communication Networks: Strategies, Principles, and Survey of Disciplines”, Computer Networks, Vol. 54, Issue 8, June 2010, pp. 1245-1265.

  3. Mahmood A. Hameed, Abdul Jabbar, Egemen K. Çetinkaya, and James P.G. Sterbenz, “Deriving Network Topologies from Real World Constraints”, IEEE Globecom 2010 Workshop on Complex and Communication Networks (CCNet 2010), Maimi, Dec. 2010, To appear.

  4. Tyson Thedinger, Abdul Jabbar, and James P.G. Sterbenz, “Store and Haul with Repeated Controlled Flooding”, The 2nd IEEE International Workshop on Mobile Computing and Networking Technologies (WMCNT-2010), Moscow, Oct. 2010, To appear.

  5. Justin P. Rohrer, Abdul Jabbar, Egemen K. Çetinkaya, and James P.G. Sterbenz, “Airborne Telemetry Networks: Challenges and Solutions in the ANTP Suite”, Proceedings of IEEE Military Communications Conference (MILCOM'10), San Jose, Nov. 2010, To appear.

  6. Abdul Jabbar, Justin P. Rohrer, Victor S. Frost, and James P.G. Sterbenz, “Survivable Millimeter-Wave Mesh Networks”, Computer Communications, Elsevier, In review.

  7. Justin P. Rohrer, Abdul Jabbar, Egemen K. Cetinkaya, Erik Perrins, and James P.G. Sterbenz, “Highly-Dynamic Cross-Layered Aeronautical Network Architecture”, IEEE Transactions on Aerospace and Electronic Systems, To appear.

  8. Abdul Jabbar, Justin P. Rohrer, Andrew Oberthaler, Egemen K. Çetinkaya, Victor S. Frost, and James P.G. Sterbenz, “Performance Comparison of Weather Disruption-Tolerant Cross-Layer Routing Algorithms”, Proceedings of 28th IEEE Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM 2009), Rio de Janeiro, April 2009, pp. 1143-1151.

  9. Abdul Jabbar, Qian Shi, Egemen Çetinkaya, and James P.G. Sterbenz, “KU-LocGen: Location and Cost-Constrained Network Topology Generator”, ITTC Technical Report ITTC-FY2009-TR-45030-01, The University of Kansas, December 2008.

  10. Justin P. Rohrer, Abdul Jabbar, and James P.G. Sterbenz, “Path Diversification: A Multipath Resilience Mechanism”, The 7th IEEE International Workshop on the Design of Reliable Communication Networks (DRCN '09), Washington, DC October 2009, pp. 343-351.

  11. Abdul Jabbar and James P.G. Sterbenz, “AeroRP: A Geolocation Assisted Aeronautical Routing Protocol for Highly Dynamic Telemetry Environments”, International Telemetering Conference (ITC'09), LasVegas, NV, October 2009.

  12. Abdul Jabbar, Bharatwajan Raman, Victor S. Frost and James P.G.Sterbenz, “Weather Disruption-Tolerant Self-Optimising Millimeter Mesh Networks”, Third International IFIP/IEEE Workshop on Self-Organizing Systems (IWSOS 2008), Vienna, December 2008, LNCS 5343, Springer, Heidelberg, pp. 242–255.

  13. Abdul Jabbar, Erik Perrins, and James P.G. Sterbenz, “A Cross-Layered Protocol Architecture for Highly-Dynamic Multihop Airborne Telemetry Networks” , International Telemetering Conference (ITC) 2008, San Diego, October 2008.

  14. Justin P. Rohrer, Abdul Jabbar, Erik Perrins, and James P.G. Sterbenz, “Cross-Layer Architectural Framework for Highly-Mobile Multihop Airborne Telemetry Networks”, Proceedings of IEEE Military Communications Conference (MILCOM'08), San Diego, November 2008.

  15. Linlin Xie, Paul Smith, David Hutchison, Mark Banfield, Helmut Leopold, Abdul Jabbar, and James P.G. Sterbenz, “From Detection to Remediation: A Self-Organized System for Addressing Flash Crowd Problems”, IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC '08), Beijing, May 2008 pp. 5809–5814.

  16. Thomas Schafer, Paul Smith, Marcus Scholler, Abdul Jabbar, Justin P. Rohrer, David Hutchison, and James P.G. Sterbenz, “Poster: Towards a Decision Engine for Self-Remediating Resilient Networks”, 2nd International Workshop on Self-Organizing Systems (IWSOS) 2007, English Lakes, UK, September 2007

  17. Abdul Jabbar, David Hutchison, and James P.G. Sterbenz, “Poster: Towards Quantifying Metrics for Resilient and Survivable Networks”, 14th IEEE International Conference on Network Protocols (ICNP 2006), Santa Barbara, California, USA, November 2006, pp. 17–18.

  18. Said Zaghloul, Victor Frost, and Abdul Jabbar, “Modeling TCP Long File Transfer Latency over Long Delay Wireless Multilink PPP”, IEEE Communications Letters, Vol. 9, No. 11, November 2005, pp. 988-990.

  19. Abdul Jabbar, Victor Frost, Said Zaghloul, Glenn Prescott, and David Braaten, “Multi-channel Iridium Communication System for Polar Field Experiments”, The IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium (IGARSS '04), Anchorage, September 2004, pp. 121-124.

  20. Abdul Jabbar, Nandish Chalishazar, Victor Frost, and Glenn Prescott, “Alternative Communication Networking in Polar Regions”, Proceedings of the International Symposium on Advanced Radio Technologies (ISART), Boulder, Colorado, March 2004.

Teaching

Future, Current, Recent Classes and Tutorials

KU EECS 882 – Mobile Wireless Networking


Professional Activities and Service

Member, Association for Computing Machinery(ACM) <ajabbar@acm.org>
Member, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) <jabbar@ieee.org>
Member, IEEE Computer Society (ComSoc) <jabbar@computer.org>
Member, IEEE Communications Society (IEEE Computer) <jabbar@comsoc.org>

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