National/International Projects and Networks of Collaboration

  • RCN ENERGIX sponsored Project, SmartNEM (Smart Community Neighborhood - ICT driven decentralized community energy management), funded by Research Council of Norway (RCN). Duration: 2017-2021
  • IKTPLUSS Project IoTSec (Security in IoT for Smart Grids), funded by Research Council of Norway (RCN). Duration: 2015-2020
  • FRINATEK project TIDENET (Theoretical and Data-driven Approaches for Energy-efficient Networks), funded by Research Council of Norway (RCN). Duration: 2015-2018
  • EU (European Union) - funded FP7 IRSES Project CROWN (Cross-layer Research on Green Cooperative Cognitive Radio Networks and Services ). Duration: May 2014- Apr. 2018.
  • SmartGrids ERA-Net funded project PRO-NET (Protection of power electronically interfaced LV distributed generation networks). Duration: 2011-2015
  • EU (European Union) - funded FP7 IRSES Project EVANS (End-to-end Virtual Resource Management across Heterogeneous Networks and Services). Duration: May 2011- Apr. 2015.
  • MAXGREEN - Monitoring, Optimization and Control for Green Smart Grid, funded by the Research Council of Norway (01.01.2011-31.12.2011)
  • CARCOM - Cooperative and Cognitive Vehicular Communications. AURORA project jointly funded by the Research Council of Norway and the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs (01.01.2011-31.12.2012).
  • "Resilient Wireless Networks" project. The purpose of this project is to design architecture, protocols, and algorithms to provide resilient services continuously and effectively for wireless networks. The chief scientific motivation is the design of resilient, distributed, efficient, and scalable schemes. For more information, please visit: http://simula.no/research/networks/projects/rn/
  • Management Committee Substitute Member, COST Action CA15104 (IRACON), "Inclusive Radio Communication Networks for 5G and beyond", (Funded by COST, Research Council of Norway and Ministry of Foreign Affairs, 2016- 2020)
  • Management Committee Substitute Member, COST Action IC 01303, "Algorithms, Architectures and Platforms for Enhanced Living Environments (AAPELE)", (Funded by COST, Research Council of Norway and Ministry of Foreign Affairs, 11.2013-11.2017)
  • Management Committee Member, COST Action IC1004, "Cooperative Radio Communications for Green Smart Environments". (Funded by COST, Research Council of Norway and Ministry of Foreign Affairs)
  • Management Committee Substitute Member, COST Action IC 0902, "Cognitive Radio and Networking for Cooperative Coexistence of Heterogeneous Wireless", (Funded by COST, Research Council of Norway and Ministry of Foreign Affairs, 01.11.2009-31.10.2013)
  • Management Committee Member, COST Action IC0905, "Techno-Economic Regulatory Framework for Radio spectrum Access for Cognitive Radio/Software Defined Radio - TERRA", (Funded by COST, Research Council of Norway and Ministry of Foreign Affairs)

  • Collaborators/Visitors

  • Min Zhang, PhD student, co-supervising with Prof. Frank Eliassen. Oct. 2017 - Sept. 2020
  • Hweiming Chung, PhD student, co-supervising with Prof. Frank Eliassen. Oct. 2017 - Sept. 2020
  • Yueyue Dai, (Visiting PhD student, UESTC, China), October 2017-April 2019
  • Bin Li, (Visiting PhD student, BIT, China), October 2017-September 2018
  • Guanhua Qiao, (Visiting PhD student, UESTC, China), October 2017-September 2018
  • Tingting Yuan, (Visiting PhD student, BUPT, China), November 2017-Februrary 2018
  • Konstantinos Lizos, PhD student, co-supervising with Prof. Stein Gjessing. August 2014-July 2018
  • Endre Kure, PhD student, co-supervising with Prof. Stein Gjessing and Dr. Sabita Maharjan. Sep. 2015 - August 2018
  • Sabita Maharjan, Postdoc Researcher. May 2015-May 2018. Topic: green communications
  • Ming-Chang Lee, Postdoc Researcher. June 2016-May 2018. Topic: big data, smart grid security and privacy
  • Hai Ngoc Pham, PhD Student, partly working, January 2008 - Sept. 2010. Topic:  Cognitive Radio Networks, sensor networks
  • Sabita Maharjan, PhD student, co-supervising with Prof. Stein Gjessing, March 2009 - March 2013. Topic: cross-layer design in cognitive radio networks
  • Jie Xiang, PhD student, co-supervising with Prof. Olav Lysne and Prof. Tor Skeie. Sept. 2007 - Sept. 2010. Topic: Resilient Cognitive Mesh Networks
  • Imene Henni Mansour , Visitinbg PhD student, May 2016-June 2016. Topic: energy harvesting networks
  • Mohammad Khoshkholgh, PhD student, co-supervising with Prof. Stein Gjessing and Prof. Olav Lysne. Feb. 2012-Feb. 2015. Topic:  smart grid
  • Larry Parker, master student, co-supervising with Prof. Frank Eliassen. 2017-2018
  • Vlorjan Badallaj, master student, co-supervising with Prof. Stein Gjessing and Prof. Sabita Maharjan. 2017-2018
  • Nasir Abbas, master student, co-supervising with Prof. Tor Skeie. 2016-2017
  • Espen Bay Fevolden, master student, 2017-2018
  • Hans Jørgen Nygårdshaug, master student, co-supervising with Prof. Tor Skeie. 2016-2017
  • Henning Håkonsen, master student, 2016-2018
  • Finn Erik Sølverød, master student, 2017
  • Mathias K. Sollie, master student, 2016-2018
  • Akos Pap, master student, co-supervising with Prof. Stein Gjessing. 2015-2017
  • Lu Liu, master student, co-supervising with Prof. Stein Gjessing, Dr. Junjie Zhu, and Mr. Feroz Zahid. 2015-2017
  • Li Jiang, (PhD student, BUPT, China), August 2015-July 2016
  • Ke Zhang (visiting professor, UESTC, China), June 2015-May 2016
  • Zhixian Bao, master student, NTNU, 2015
  • Li Jiang, (PhD student, BUPT, China), Jan.2015-April 2015
  • George Patounas, Master student, co-supervising with Prof. Stein Gjessing. 2012-2014
  • Thiseas Mengos, Master student, co-supervising with Prof. Stein Gjessing. 2012-2014
  • Caixing Shao (PhD student, UESTC, China), September 2013-August 2014
  • Ming Zeng (PhD student, UESTC, China), December 2013-June 2015
  • Supeng Leng (Professor, UESTC, China), July 2013-December 2013
  • Rong Yu (Associate Professor, Guangdong University of Technology, China), July 2012-July 2013
  • Esther Palomar (Assistant Professor, University Carlos III de Madrid), Januanary-June 2012
  • Zhejing Bao (Associate Professor, Zhejiang University, China), June-August 2011
  • Biplab Sikdar (Associate Professor, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, USA), Leiv Eiriksson Scholar, May-July 2011
  • Alexey Vinel (Saint-Petersburg Institute for Informatics and Automation, Russian), Yggdrasil Fellow, Aug. 2010 - May 2011
  • Yingjie Zhang, Associate Professor at Hunan University, China. June 2010-July 2011
  • Mieso Denko (Associate Professor at University of Guelph, Canada), Leiv Eiriksson Scholar, Feb. 2010 - April 2010
  • Mei Yu (Associate Professor at Tianjin University, China), Visiting Scholar, co-working with Prof. Carsten Griwodz, Sept. 2009 - Sept. 2010
  • Bo Chai, visiting student, Zhejiang University, China, September-November 2011
  • Ruilong Deng, visiting student, Zhejiang University, China, March-May 2011
  • Duong Quang Trung, visiting student, Blekinge Institute of Technology, Sweden, November 2010
  • Lang Xie, visiting student, NTNU, Norway, July-August 2010
  • Sarath Barathi, visiting student, Lund University, Sweden, June-August 2009
  • Iwan Adhicandra, visiting student, University of Pisa, Italy, August 2009