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Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Faculty and Staff

Dr. Habib Ammari


Associate Professor

Education

  • Ph.D., Computer Science and Engineering, University of Texas at Arlington, TX, USA, 2008
  • Ph.D., Computer Science, Faculty of Sciences of Tunis, Tunisia, 1996
  • M.S., Computer Science, Southern Methodist University, TX, USA, 2004
  • M.S., Computer Science, Faculty of Sciences of Tunis, Tunisia, 1992

 Research Interest

  • Cyber-physical systems and Internet of things
  • Wireless sensor networks
  • Cryptography
  • Cybersecurity
  • Physical security

 Teaching Interests

  • Cryptography
  • Computer security
  • Algorithm analysis
  • Data structures
  • Discrete mathematics

 Selected Publications

  1. Habib M. Ammari,Mission-Oriented Sensor Networks and Systems: Art and Science, Volume 1: Foundations, Editor, Springer, December 2019
  2. Habib M. Ammari, Mission-Oriented Sensor Networks and Systems: Art and Science, Volume 2: Advances, Editor, Springer, December 2019
  3. Habib M. Ammari, “Investigating physical security in stealthy lattice wireless sensor networks using k-barrier coverage,” Elsevier Ad Hoc Networks (Elsevier ADHOC), 89(1), pp. 142-160, June 2019.
  4. Habib M. Ammari, “3D-kCov-ComFor: An energy-efficient framework for composite forwarding in duty-cycled k-covered three-dimensional wireless sensor networks,” ACM Transactions on Sensor Networks (ACM TOSN), 12(4), Article 35, 
  5. November 2016. 3.
  6. Habib M. Ammari, “A unified framework for k-coverage and data collection in heterogeneous wireless sensor networks,” Elsevier Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing (Elsevier JPDC), 89, pp. 37-49, 2016.
  7. Habib M. Ammari, The Art of Wireless Sensor Networks, Volume 1: Fundamentals, Author and Editor, Springer, January 2014
  8. Habib M. Ammari, The Art of Wireless Sensor Networks, Volume 2: Advanced Topics and Applications, Author and Editor, Springer, January 2014
  9. Habib M. Ammari, “Investigating the Energy Sink-Hole Problem in Connected kCovered Wireless Sensor Networks,” IEEE Transactions on Computers (IEEE TC), 63(11), pp. 2729-2742, November 2014 (Accepted from the first round of review)
  10. Habib M. Ammari, “Joint k-Coverage and Data Gathering in Sparsely Deployed Sensor Networks – Impact of Purposeful Mobility and Heterogeneity,” ACM Transactions on Sensor Networks (ACM TOSN), 10(1), Article No. 8, November 2013.
  11. Habib M. Ammari, Challenges and Opportunities of Connected k-Covered Wireless Sensor Networks: From Sensor Deployment to Data Gathering, Author, Springer, August 2009

 Research Awards and Honors

  • Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award, 2018
  • Marquis Who’s Who in the World, 2018
  • Who's Who in America, 2017
  • AcademicKeys Who's Who in Engineering Higher Education, 2012
  • AcademicKeys Who's Who in Sciences Higher Education, 2011, 2017
  • Distinguished Research Award, University of Michigan-Dearborn, 2014
  • Lawrence A. Stessin Prize for Outstanding Scholarly Publication, Hofstra University, 2010
  • Nortel Outstanding CSE Doctoral Dissertation Award, University of Texas at Arlington, 2009
  • John Steven Schuchman Award for 2006-2007 Outstanding Research by a Ph.D. Student, University of Texas at Arlington, 2008
  • Best Paper Award, The Sixth Annual IEEE International Conference on Pervasive Computing and Communications (IEEE PerCom), Google Ph.D. Forum, 2008
  • Best Paper Award, The 5th European conference on Wireless Sensor Networks (EWSN), 2008

Contact Information:

MSC 192, 700 University Blvd,
Kingsville, TX 78363
Voice: 361-593-4219
Fax: 361-593-4026
Email: Habib.Ammari@tamuk.edu
Dr. Habib Ammari