Prof. Behrouz Maham
PhD., University of Oslo, Norway
Assistant Professor, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Nazarbayev University
IEEE Senior Member
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Behrouz Maham (S’07, M’10, SM’15) received the B.Sc. and M.Sc. degrees in electrical engineering from the University of Tehran, Iran, in 2005 and 2007, respectively, and the Ph.D. degree from the University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway, in 2010. From September 2008 to August 2009, he was with the Department of Electrical Engineering, Stanford University, USA. He is currently an Assistant Professor with the School of Engineering, Nazarbayev University (NU). He was a faculty with the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Tehran, from Sep. 2011 to Aug. 2015.

Dr. Maham is a senior member of IEEE and has more than 100 publications in major technical journals and conferences. His fields of interest include wireless communication and networking and molecular nano-communications. 

 

  • September 2015 – present: Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, School of Engineering, Nazarbayev University, Astana, Kazakhstan.

  • September 2011 – September 2015: Assistant Professor, School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, College of Engineering, University of Tehran, Iran.

  • July 2014 – September 2015: Researcher, School of Computer Science, Institute for Research in Fundamental Sciences (IPM), Tehran, Iran.

  • May 2010 – August 2011: Post-doctoral Fellow, University of Oslo (UiO), Office at UniK - University Graduate Center, Norway.

  • September 2008 - August 2009: Visiting scholar (2nd year PhD) at the Star Laboratory at the Stanford University, USA, Advisor: Professor Cioffi.

  • June 2006 - May 2007: Iran Telecommunication Research Center; System Engineer.

  • 2006: Kavoshcom Asia Co. (Micro-Unistar Co.); System Engineer; Design and Implementation (Embedded Systems) of “Position and velocity estimation in standalone GPS”.


    Affiliated and Visiting Positions

  • Affiliated Faculty at the Network Science, Wireless, and Security (NetSciWiS) group within VirginiaTech, USA http://www.netsciwis.com/team.

  • Visiting researcher at the Bilkent University, Ankara, Turkey, July 2016.

  • Visiting researcher at the Simula Research Lab, Oslo, Norway, May-June 2013.

  • Visit to the Technische Universität Wien (TUWIEN), Vienna, Austria, June 2013.

  • Visiting researcher at the Aalto University (formerly TKK), Helsinki, Finland, three months stay from October to December, 2010.

  • Visiting researcher at Stanford University, in Stanford, USA; 11 months stay from September 2008 to August 2009.

  • Visiting researcher at the Alcatel-Lucent Chair on Flexible Radio, SUPELEC, with Professor Merouane Debbah in Paris, France, April 2008/November 2009.

  • Visiting researcher at University of Oulu, Finland, December 2007.

Research Areas:


  • Wireless communications and networking.

  • Nano-Scale and Neuro-Spike Communications.

  • Information Theory.

  • Signal Processing.


    Research Group:

  • Visitors: Dr. Syed Ali Abbas Zaidi, Chalmers University of Technology and Ericsson Research, Sweden, one month visit, Sep. 2014.

  • PhD Students: 1 PhD student at University of Tehran, 2015.

  • MSc students: graduated 20 MSc students in University of Tehran.

  • In addition, I have supervised BSc projects of more than 15 undergraduate students.


    Professional Experiences:


    See details at: https://sites.google.com/site/behrouzmaham/

  • Affiliated Projects: 13 projects as PI or team member.

  • Editor of ISI (WoS) Technical Journals: Emerging Telecommunications Technologies - European Transactions on Telecommunications (ETT), from April 18, 2011. (http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/journal/10.1002/%28ISSN%291541-8251/homepage/EditorialBoard.html)

  • Organization of Conference, Workshops and Talks: 4 events.

  • Technical Program Committee (TPC) Member: 85 conferences.

  • Session Chair: 4 conferences.

  • Invited Speaker: 9 events.

  • Thesis Opponent/Examiner: External committee for more than 35 MSc and PhD theses; Thesis opponent for more than 30 MSc and PhD theses in University of Tehran.

  • Patents: 2 national patents.

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Updated in September 26, 2016

Book:

B. Maham, "Resource-Constrained Cooperative Wireless Networks: Theory and Practice," LAP Lambert Academic Publishing AG & Co. KG, Saarbrucken, Germany, June 2010, ISBN 978-3-8383-6953-2.

International Journal Articles:

  1. M. Tavana, A. Rahmati, V. Shahmansouri, and B. Maham, “Cooperative Sensing with Joint Energy and Correlation Detection in Cognitive Radio Networks,” IEEE Communications Letters, accepted, Sep. 2016.
  2. H. Mosavat-Jahromi, B. Maham, and T. Tsiftsis, “Maximizing Spectral Efficiency for Energy Harvesting-Aware WBAN,” IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics (J-BHI), accepted, Feb. 2016.
  3. M. Banagar, B. Maham, P. Poposski, and F. Pantisano “Power Distribution of Device-to-Device Communications in Underlaid Cellular Networks,” IEEE Wireless Communications Letters, vol. 5, no. 2, pp. 204-207, Apr. 2016.
  4. M. Azimi-Abarghouyi, M. Nasiri-Kenari, B. Maham, and M. Hejazi, “Integer Forcing-and-Forward Transceiver Design for MIMO Multi-Pair Two-Way Relaying,” IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technologies, accepted in Jan. 2016.
  5. H. Kebriaei, B. Maham, and D. Niyato, "Double Sided Bandwidth-Auction Game for Cognitive Device-to-Device Communication in Cellular Networks," IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technologies, accepted in Sep. 2015.
  6. B. Maham, “A Communication Theoretic Analysis of Synaptic Channels under Axonal Noise,” IEEE Communications Letters, vol. 19, no. 11, pp. 1901-1904, Nov. 2015.
  7. B. Maham and P. Popovski, "Cognitive Multiple-Antenna Network with Outage and Rate Margins at the Primary System," IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technologies, vol. 64, no. 6, pp. 2409 - 2423, Jun. 2015.
  8. M. Darabi, V. Jamali, B. Maham, R. Schober, “Adaptive Link Selection for Cognitive Buffer-Aided Relay Networks,” IEEE Communications Letters, vol. 19, no. 4, pp. 693-696, Apr. 2015.
  9. B. Maham, W. Saad, M. Debbah, and Z. Han, “Interference Analysis and Management for Spatially Reused Cooperative Multihop Wireless Networks,” IEEE Transactions on Communications, vol. 62, no. 11 , pp. 3778 - 3790, Nov. 2014.
  10. N. Namvar, W. Saad, and B. Maham, "Cell Selection in Wireless Two-Tier Networks: A Context-Aware Matching Game," EAI Endorsed Transactions on Wireless Spectrum, vol. 1, no. 2, July 2014.
  11. F. Yaghoubi, A. Abbasfar, and B. Maham, "Energy-Efficient RSSI-based Localization for Wireless Sensor Networks,"IEEE Communications Letters, vol. 18, no. 2, pp. 973 - 976, Jun. 2014.
  12. O. Semiari, B. Maham, and C. Yuen, “On the Effect of I/Q Imbalance on Energy Detection and a Novel Four-Level Hypothesis Spectrum Sensing,” IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technologies, vol. 63, no. 8 , pp. 4136 - 4141, Oct. 2014.
  13. V. Naghshin, A. Rabiei, N. C. Beaulieu, and B. Maham, “Accurate Statistical Analysis of a Single Interference in Random Networks With Uniformly Distributed Nodes,” IEEE Communications Letters, vol. 18, no. 2, pp. 197 - 200, Feb. 2014.
  14. H. Pezeshki, X. Zhou, and B. Maham, “Jamming Energy Allocation in Training-Based Multiple Access Systems,” IEEE Communications Letters, vol. 17, no. 6, pp. 1140 - 1143, Jun. 2013.
  15. W. Saad, X. Zhou, B. Maham, T. Basar, and V. Poor, “Tree Formation with Physical Layer Security Considerations in Wireless Multi-Hop Networks," IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 11, no. 11, pp. 3980 - 3991, Nov. 2012.
  16. B. Maham, A. Behnad, and M. Debbah, “Analysis of Outage Probability and Throughput for Half-Duplex Hybrid-ARQ Relay Channels,” IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol. 61, no. 7, pp. 3061 - 3070, Sep. 2012.
  17. A. Behnad, N. C. Beaulieu, and B. Maham “Multihop Amplify-and-Forward Relaying over Nakagami-0.5 Fading Channels,” IEEE Wireless Communications Letters, vol. 1, no. 3, pp. 173 - 176, Jun. 2012.
  18. X. Zhou, B. Maham, and A. Hjørungnes, “Pilot Contamination for Active Eavesdropping" IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 11, no. 3, pp. 903 - 907, Mar. 2012.
  19. B. Maham and A. Hjørungnes, “Opportunistic Relaying for MIMO Amplify-and-Forward Cooperative Networks”, Springer: Wireless Personal Communications, January 2012, DOI: 10.1007/s11277-011-0499-9.
  20. B. Maham, O. Tirkkonen, and A. Hjørungnes, “Impact of Transceiver I/Q Imbalance on Transmit Diversity of Beamforming OFDM Systems,” IEEE Transactions on  Communications, vol. 60, no. 3, pp. 643 - 648, Mar. 2012.
  21. B. Maham and O. Tirkkonen, “Transmit Antenna Selection OFDM Systems with Transceiver I/Q Imbalance,”  IEEE Transactions on  Vehicular Technology, vol. 61, no. 2, pp. 865 - 871, Feb. 2012.
  22. B. Maham, A. Hjørungnes, R. Narasimhan, “Energy-Efficient Space-Time Coded Cooperation in Outage-Restricted Multihop Wireless Networks,” IEEE Transactions on Communications, vol. 59, no. 11, pp. 3111 - 3121, Nov. 2011.
  23. B. Maham, P. Popovski, X. Zhou, and A. Hjøungnes, “Cognitive Multiple Access Network with Outage Margin in the Primary System,”  IEEE Transactions on  Wireless Communications, vol. 10, no. 10, pp. 3343-3353, Oct. 2011.
  24. X. Zhou, M. McKay, B. Maham, and A. Hjørungnes, “Rethinking the Secrecy Outage Formulation: A Secure Transmission Design Perspective,” IEEE Communications Letters, vol. 15, no. 3, pp. 302 - 304, March 2011.
  25. B. Maham and A. Hjørungnes, "Differential Space-Time Coded Cooperation for Decode-and-Forward Based Wireless Relay Networks," in IET Communications (former IEE Proc. COM), vol. 4, no. 6, pp. 631-638, June 2010.
  26. B. Maham and A. Hjørungnes, "Power Allocation Strategies for Distributed Space-Time Codes in Amplify-and-Forward Mode," EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing, vol. 2009, Article ID 612719, 13 pages, 2009.
  27. B. Maham and A. Hjørungnes, "Performance Analysis of Amplify-and-Forward Opportunistic Relaying in Rician Fading," IEEE Signal Processing Letters, vol. 16, no. 8, pp. 643 - 646, Aug. 2009.
  28. B. Maham, A. Hjørungnes, and M. Debbah, “Power Allocations in Minimum-Energy SER Constrained Cooperative Networks,” special issue on cognitive radio, Annals of Telecommunications, vol. 64, no. 7, pp. 545-555, Aug. 2009.
  29. B. Maham, M. Debbah, and A. Hjørungnes, "Energy-Efficient Cooperative Routing in BER Constrained Multihop Networks," invited paper, Springer Journal of Frontiers of Computer Science in China, vol. 3, no. 2, pp. 263-271, Jun. 2009.
  30. B. Maham and A. Hjørungnes, "Asymptotic Performance Analysis of Amplify-and-Forward Cooperative Networks in a Nakagami-m Fading Environment," IEEE Communications Letters, vol. 13, no 5, pp. 300-302, May 2009.
  31. B. Maham and A. Hjørungnes, “Symbol Error Rate of Amplify-and-Forward Distributed Space-Time Codes over Nakagami-m Fading Channel,” IET Electronics Letters (former IEE), vol. 45, no. 3, pp. 174-175, Jan. 2009.
  32. B. Maham and A. Hjørungnes, G. Abreu, “Distributed GABBA Space-Time Codes in Amplify-and-Forward Relay Networks,” IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 8, no. 2, pp. 2036-2045, Apr. 2009.
  33. B. Maham and A. Hjørungnes, "Performance Analysis of Repetition-Based Cooperative Networks with Partial Statistical CSI at Relays," IEEE Communications Letters, vol. 8, no. 4, pp. 828-830, Nov. 2008.

IEEE International Conference Articles:

  1. A. Amiri and B. Maham, “Inter-Symbol Interference Analysis in Neuro-Synaptic Communications,” International Symposium on Telecommunications (IST), Tehran, Iran, Sep. 2016.
  2. A. Baniasadi, B. Maham, H. Kebriaei, “Power Control for D2D Underlay Cellular Communication: Game Theory Approach,” International Symposium on Telecommunications (IST), Tehran, Iran, Sep. 2016.
  3. N. Eshraghi, B. Maham, V. Shahmansouri, “Outage Probability Analysis of the Millimeter-Wave Relaying Systems,”in the 26th Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications Conference (IEEE PIMRC), mmWave Workshop, Valencia, Spain, September 2016.
  4. N. Eshraghi, V. Shahmansouri, and B. Maham, “QoE-aware Power Allocation for Device-to-Device Video Transmissions,” in the 26th Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications Conference (IEEE PIMRC), Valencia, Spain, September 2016.
  5. M. Azari, S. Pollin, F. Rosas, B. Maham, and X. Zhou, “A Fair Opportunistic Relaying Algorithm Using an Adaptive Selection Region in Cooperative Networks,” European Wireless, Oulu, Finland, May 2016.
  6. M. Banagar, B. Maham, and V. Shahmansouri, “Bounds on the Coverage Probability of Heterogeneous Cellular Networks,” in Proc. IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC'15) Workshops on Green Communications and Networks, Kuala-Lampur, Malaysia, May 2016.
  7. A. Ferdowsi, W. Saad, B. Maham, and N. B. Mandayam, "A Colonel Blotto Game for Interdependence-Aware Security Resource Allocation in Cyber-Physical Systems," in Proc. IEEE - Smart City Security and Privacy Workshop SCSP-W, Vienna, Austria, Apr. 2016.
  8. A. Shiri, M. Moghaddam, A. Rahimi-Kian and B. Maham, “Price Efficiency Forecasting in Financial Markets Using Continuous-Continuous Hidden Markov Model,” in Proc. 24th Iranian Conference on Electrical Engineering (ICEE 2016), Shiraz, Tehran, Iran, May 2016.
  9. N. Reyhanian, B. Maham, V. Shahmansouri, and C. Yuen, "Double-Auction-Based Energy Trading for Small Cell Networks with Energy Harvesting," in Proc. IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC'16), Kuala-Lampur, Malaysia, May 2016.
  10. A. Eshraghi, B. Maham, and V. Shahmansouri , "Millimeter-Wave Device-to-Device Multi-Hop Routing for Multimedia Applications ," in Proc. IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC'16), Kuala-Lampur, Malaysia, May 2016.
  11. M. Soleymani, B. Maham, and F. Ashtiani, " Analysis of the Downlink Saturation Throughput of an Asymmetric IEEE 802.11n-based WLAN," in Proc. IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC'16), Kuala-Lampur, Malaysia, May 2016.
  12. M. Darabi, B. Maham, W. Saad, A. Mehbodniya, and F. Adachi, “Context Aware Medium Access Control for Buffer-Aided Multichannel Cognitive Networks,” in Proc. of IEEE Globecom - Workshop on Advances in Software Defined Radio Access Networks and Context-aware Cognitive Networks (IEEE SDRANCAN), San Diego CA, USA, Dec. 2015.
  13. M. Darabi, B. Maham, W. Saad, A. Mehbodniya,  and F. Adachi, “Joint Machine-Type Device Selection and Power Allocation for Buffer-Aided Cognitive M2M Communication,”in IEEE PIMRC M2M Workshop, Hong Kong, September 2015.
  14. N. Reyhanian, B. Maham, V. Shah-Mansouri, and C. Yuen, “A Matching-Game-Based Energy Trading for Small Cell Networks with Energy Harvesting,” in the 26th Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications Conference (IEEE PIMRC), Hong Kong, September 2015.
  15. N. Reyhanian, V. Shah-Mansouri, B. Maham, and C. Yuen, “Renewable Energy Distribution in Cooperative Cellular Networks with Energy Harvesting,”in the 26th Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications Conference (IEEE PIMRC), Hong Kong, September 2015.
  16. M. Lashgari, B. Maham, H. Kebriaei, and W. Saad, “Distributed Power Allocation and Interference Mitigation in Two-Tier Femtocell Networks: A Game-Theoretic Approach,” in Proc. International Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC), Dubrovnik, Croatia, Aug.  2015.
  17. A. Shiri, M. Afshar, A. Rahimi-Kian, and B. Maham, “Electricity Price Modeling Using Support Vector Machines by Considering Oil and Natural Gas Price Impacts,” IEEE International Conference on Smart Energy Grid Engineering (SEGE), Oshawa, Canada, Aug. 2015.
  18. N. Reyhanian, B. Maham, and C. Yuen, “Optimal Scheduling for Broadcast Erasure Channels with Energy Harvesting Receivers,” in Proc. IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC'15), Workshop on Green Communications and Networks, London, UK, June. 2015.
  19. M. Darabi, B. Maham,  W. Saad, and X. Zhou, "Buffer-Aided Relay Selection and Secondary Power Minimization for Two-Way Cognitive Radio Networks," in Proc. IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC'15), London, UK, June. 2015.
  20. H. Zebardast, A. Tajer, B. Maham, and M. Rezaee, “Relay X Channels without Channel State Information at the Transmit Sides:Degrees of Freedom,” in Proc. IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC’14),  New Orleans, USA, April 2015
  21. V. Naghshin, A. Rabiei, N. C. Beaulieu, M. Reed, and B. Maham, "Interference Analysis for Square-Shaped Wireless Networks With Uniformly Distributed Nodes," in Proc. of IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference, GLOBECOM 2014, Austin, Texas, Dec. 2014.
  22. M. Darabi, B. Maham, and Y. Zhang, “Buffer-Aided Link Selection for Incremental Relaying Systems,” IEEE ISCC, Madeira, Portugal, June 2014.
  23. N. Namvar, W. Saad, B. Maham, and S. Valentin, “Context-Aw​are Matching Game for User Associatio​n in Wireless Small Cell Networks,” IEEE ICASSP, Florence, Italy, May 2014.
  24. O. Semiari, W. Saad, S. Valentin, M. Bennis, and B. Maham, Matching Theory for Priority-Based Cell Association in the Downlink of Wireless Small Cell Networks,” IEEE ICASSP, Florence, Italy, May 2014.
  25. H. Kebriaei, B. Maham, and D. Niyato, “Supply-Demand Function Equilibrium for Double Sided Bandwidth-Auction Games,” in Proc. IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC’14),  Istanbul, Turkey, April 2014.
  26. A. Eshraghi, B. Maham, Z. Han, and M. Banagar, “Efficiency and Coverage Improvement of Active RFID Two-Hop Relay Systems,” in Proc. IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC’14),  Istanbul, Turkey, April 2014.
  27. C. G. Diaz, W. Saad, B. Maham, D. Niyato, and A. S. Madhukumar, “Strategic Device-to-Device Communications in Backhaul-Constrained Wireless Small Cell Networks,” in Proc. IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC’14),  Istanbul, Turkey, April 2014.
  28. H. Kebriaei, B. Maham, and D. Niyato, “Bandwidth price optimization for D2D communication underlaying cellular networks,” in IEEE WCNC - Workshop on Device-to-Device and Public Safety Communications, Istanbul, Turkey, Apr. 2014.
  29. M. Darabi, B. Maham, X. Zhou , and W. Saad, “Buffer-A​ided Relay Selection with Interferen​ce Cancellati​on and Secondary Power Minimizati​on for Cognitive Radio Networks,” IEEE DySPAN, McLean, VA, USA, April 2014.
  30. B. Maham, W. Saad, M. Debbah, and Z. Han, “Interference Analysis for Spatial Reused Cooperative Multihop Wireless Networks,”in the 24th IEEE Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications Symposium (IEEE PIMRC 2013), London, UK, September 2013.
  31. W. Saad, X. Zhou, B. Maham, T. Başar, and V. Poor, “Tree Formation with Physical Layer Security Considerations in Wireless Multi-Hop Networks" in Proc. of IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference, GLOBECOM 2013, invited paper, Atlanta, Georgia, Nov. 2013.
  32. H. Khayami, M. Ghasemi, K. Ardekani, B. Maham, W. Saad, “Cognitive Radio Ad Hoc Networks for Smart Grid Communications: A Disaster Management Approach”, in IEEE/CIC International Conference on Communications in China (ICCC), invited paper, Xi’an, China, Aug. 2013.
  33. B. Maham and P. Popovski, “Multiple-Antenna Network in Outage-Restricted Primary System,” in Proc. IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC'13), Budapest, Hungary, June. 2013.
  34. M. A. Alavijeh, B. Maham, Z, Han, and S. Nader-Esfafani, “Anti-Jammi​ng Truthful Spectrum Auction among Secondary Users in Cognitive Radio Networks,” in Proc. IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC'13), Budapest, Hungary, June. 2013.
  35. O. Semari, B. Maham, and C. Yuen, “Effect of I/Q Imbalance on Blind Spectrum Sensing for OFDMA Overlay Cognitive Radio,” in IEEE International Conference on Communications in China, Beijng, China, Aug. 2012.
  36. B. Maham, P. Popovski, and X. Zhou, “Opportunistic Interference Cancelation and User Selection in Cognitive Multiple Access Network,” in the 13th IEEE Workshop on Signal Processing Advances for Wireless Communications (SPAWC'12), Izmir, Turkey, June 17-20, 2012.
  37. V. Naghshin, B. Maham, W. Saad, and M. Nickray, “Lifetime Maximization in Cluster-based Outage-restricted Wireless Sensor Networks,” in the 13th IEEE Workshop on Signal Processing Advances for Wireless Communications (SPAWC'12), Izmir, Turkey, June 17-20, 2012.
  38. B. Maham, A. Hjørungnes, M. Debbah, “Outage Probability Analysis of Multi-Relays Delay-Limited Hybrid-ARQ Channels,” in IEEE VTC-Fall 2010, Ottawa, Canada, Sep. 2010.
  39. B. Maham, W. Saad, M. Debbah, Z. Han, and A. Hjorungnes, “Efficient Cooperative Protocols for General Outage-Limited Multihop Wireless Networks,” in IEEE PIMRC 2010, Istanbul, Turkey, September 2010.
  40. B. Maham, A. Hjørungnes, and Z. Han, “Multihop Transmission with Interference Using Spatial Reused and Incremental Relaying Cooperative-Routing,” invited paper, in Proc. Advanced Satellite Mobile Systems Conference (ASMS) and the 11th Signal Processing for Space Communications Workshop (SPSC), pp. 512 – 515, Cagliari, Italy, September 2010.
  41. B. Maham and A. Hjørungnes, “Near-Optimum Power Allocation for BER Restricted Multihop Cooperative Networks,” in  Proc. IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC 2010), Cape Town, South Africa, May 2010.
  42. B. Maham, A. Hjørungnes, and B. Sundar Rajan, “Quasi-Orthogonal Design and Performance Analysis of Amplify-and-Forward Relay Networks with Multiple-Antennas,” in  Proc. IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC'10),  Sydney, Australia, April 2010.
  43. B. Maham, B. Sundar Rajan, A. Hjørungnes, “Performance Analysis of Single-Symbol Maximum Likelihood Decodable Linear STBCs,” invited paper, in International Symposium on Communications, Control, and Signal Processing (ISCCSP'10 ), Limassol, Cyprus, March 2010.
  44. B. Maham and A. Hjørungnes, “Orthogonal Code Design for MIMO Amplify-and-Forward Cooperative Networks,” in Proc. IEEE Information Theory Workshop (ITW'10), Cairo, Egypt, January 2010.
  45. B. Maham, R. Narasimhan, and A. Hjørungnes, “Energy-Efficient Space-Time Coded Cooperative Routing in Multihop Wireless Networks,” in Proc. of IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference, GLOBECOM 2009, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA, November - December 2009.
  46. B. Maham and A. Hjørungnes, “Opportunistic Relaying for Space-Time Coded Cooperation with Multiple Antennas Terminals,” in the 20th IEEE Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications Symposium (IEEE PIMRC 2009), Tokyo, Japan, September 2009.
  47. B. Maham and A. Hjørungnes, “Minimum Power Allocation for Cooperative Routing in Multihop Wireless Networks,” in Proc. 32th IEEE Sarnoff Symposium, (SARNOFF 2009), Princeton, NJ, USA, March 2009.
  48. B. Maham and A. Hjørungnes, "Opportunistic Relaying through Amplify-And-Forward Distributed Space-Time Codes with Partial Statistical CSI at Relays," in Proc. the Forty-Sixth Annual Allerton Conference on Communication, Control, and Computing (Allerton 2008), IEEE index, pp. 1004-1009, Urbana-Champaign, IL, USA, Sep. 23-27, 2008.
  49. B. Maham, M. Debbah, and A. Hjørungnes, “Energy-Efficient Cooperative Routing in BER Constrained Multihop Networks,” invited paper, in Proc. International Conference on Communications and Networking in China (CHINACOM 2008), Hangzhou, China, pp. 168- 172, Aug. 25-27, 2008.
  50. B. Maham and A. Hjørungnes, “Power Allocation Strategies for Distributed Space-Time Codes in Amplify-and-Forward Mode,” in Proc. IEEE International Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC 2008), Crete Island, Greece, pp. 905-909, Aug. 6-8, 2008.
  51. B. Maham and A. Hjørungnes, G. Abreu, “Distributed GABBA Space-Time Codes with Complex Signal Constellations,” in 5th IEEE Sensor Array and Multi-Channel Signal Processing Workshop (SAM’08), pp. 118-121, Darmstadt, Germany, July 21-23, 2008.
  52. B. Maham and A. Hjørungnes, “Minimum Power Allocation in SER Constrained Amplify-and- Forward Cooperation,” in Proc. IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC 2008-Spring), pp. 2431-2435, Singapore, May 11-14, 2008.
  53. B. Maham and A. Hjørungnes, “ICI reduction in OFDM by using maximally flat windowing,” in IEEE International Conference on Signal Processing and Communication (ICSPC'07), Dubai, United Arab Emirates, pp. 1039-1042, Nov. 24-27, 2007.
  54. B. Maham and A. Hjørungnes, “Amplify-and-Forward Space-Time Coded Cooperation via Incremental Relaying,” in Proc. IEEE International Symposium on Wireless Communication Systems 2007 (ISWCS'07), pp. 407-411, Trondheim, Norway, Oct. 17-19, 2007.
  55. B. Maham, E. Jedari, and A. Enayati, “Adaptive Rate and Power Allocation Schemes for OFDM/SDMA Systems,” in International conference on Wireless Broadband and Ultra Wideband Communication (AusWireless'07; Sponsored by IEEE), Sydney, Australia, Aug. 27-30, 2007.
  56. B. Maham and A. Hjørungnes, “Distributed GABBA Space-Time Codes in Amplify-and- Forward Cooperation,” in Proc. IEEE Information Theory Workshop (ITW'07), pp. 189-193, Bergen, Norway, July 1-6, 2007.
  57. B. Maham and A. Hjørungnes, “Power Allocation in Cooperative Networks Using Differential Space-Time Codes,” in Proc. IEEE Int. Symp. Information Theory (ISIT'07), pp. 1916-1920, Nice, France, June 24-29, 2007.
  58. B. Maham and S. Nader-Esfahani, “Performance Analysis of Distributed Space-Time Codes in Amplify-and-Forward Mode,” in 8th IEEE Workshop on Signal Processing Advances for Wireless Communications (SPAWC'07), Helsinki, Finland, June 17-20, 2007.
  59. B. Maham and S. Nader-Esfahani, “Joint ICI and noise reduction in OFDM using a new windowing scheme,” in IEEE International Conference on Wireless Communications, Networking and Mobile Computing (WiCOM'06), Wuhan, China, Sep. 22-24, 2006.
  60. B. Maham and F. Lahouti, “Cooperative communication using distributed differential space-time codes,” in IEEE International Conference on Wireless Communications, Networking and Mobile Computing (WiCOM'06), Wuhan, China, Sep. 22-24, 2006.
  61. B. Maham and R. Ali-Hemmati, “DSP implementation aspects of an OFDM based wireless MAN modem,” in IEEE International Conference on Wireless Communications, Networking and Mobile Computing (WiCOM'06), Wuhan, China, Sep. 22-24, 2006.

Other Publications:

  • B. Maham and A. Hjørungnes, “Power Minimization for Fixed-Rate Space- Coded Cooperative Routing in Wireless Multihop Networks,” in VERDIKT conference, Oslo, Norway, Nov. 3-4, 2009.
  • B. Maham and A. Hjørungnes, “Differential Space-Time Coded Cooperation for Decode-and-Forward Wireless Relay Networks,” in VERDIKT conference, Trondheim, Norway, Oct. 29-30, 2007.
  • B. Maham and S. Nader-Esfahani, “PEP Analysis in cooperative systems using distributed differential space-time codes,” in Proc. 15th Iranian Conference on Electrical Engineering (ICEE 2007), pp. 300-304, Tehran, Iran, May 2007 (in Persian).

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Dr. Behrouz Maham

Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering

School of Engineering

Nazarbayev University

Republic of Kazakhstan


Phone: +7 (7172) 70 93 79 

e-mail: behrouz.maham@nu.edu.kz

Web: https://sites.google.com/site/behrouzmaham/