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AbdulAziz AbdulGhaffar

Ph.D. Student

Degrees:B.Sc., M.S.
Office:VSIM 3228B


AbdulAziz AbdulGhaffar received his B.Sc. degree in telecommunication engineering from the Department of Telecommunication Engineering, University of Engineering and Technology (UET), Taxila, Pakistan, in 2016. He obtained his M.S. degree in computer networks from the Department of Computer Engineering, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals (KFUPM), Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, in 2020. His master thesis was titled “Software Defined Networking Approach for 5G Core Network”. He is currently pursuing his Ph.D. degree in electrical and computer engineering with the Systems and Computer Engineering Department, Carleton University, Ottawa, ON, Canada.

Research Interests

His research interests include computer networks, network security, software-defined networks (SDN), 5G networks, and the Internet of Things (IoT).


Journal Papers

Abdul Ghaffar, Abdul Aziz, Ashraf Mahmoud, Tarek Sheltami, and Marwan Abu-Amara. “A Survey on Software-Defined Networking-Based 5G Mobile Core Architectures.” Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering (2022): 1-18.

Abdeen, Mohammad AR, Abdurrahman Beg, Saud Mohammad Mostafa, AbdulAziz AbdulGhaffar, Tarek R. Sheltami, and Ansar Yasar. “Performance Evaluation of VANET Routing Protocols in Madinah City.” Electronics 11, no. 5 (2022): 777.

Abdulghaffar, Abdulaziz, Ashraf Mahmoud, Marwan Abu-Amara, and Tarek Sheltami. “Modeling and evaluation of software defined networking based 5G core network architecture.” IEEE Access 9 (2021): 10179-10198.

AbdulGhaffar, AbdulAziz, Saud Mohammad Mostafa, Ammar Alsaleh, Tarek Sheltami, and Elhadi M. Shakshuki. “Internet of things based multiple disease monitoring and health improvement system.” Journal of Ambient Intelligence and Humanized Computing 11, no. 3 (2020): 1021-1029.

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