Dr.-Ing. Abdalkarim Awad


Publications

Books and Book Chapters

  1. Falko Dressler (Ed.), Abdalkarim Awad (Ed.), Dengler (Ed.) and Reinhard German (Ed.), "RFID and Sensor Networks: Architectures, Protocols, Security and Integrations, Wireless Networks and Mobile Communications," RFID and Sensor Networks: Architectures, Protocols, Security and Integrations, Wireless Networks and Mobile CommunicationsBoca Raton: CRC Press, pp. 537-558, 2012
  2. Falko Dressler, Abdalkarim Awad, Sebastian Dengler and Reinhard German, "Integrated RFID and Sensor Networks for Smart Homes," in "RFID and Sensor Networks: Architectures, Protocols, Security, and Integrations", Yan Zhang (Ed.), Laurence T. Yang (Ed.) and Jiming Chen (Ed.) ser. Wireless Networks and Mobile Communications, Auerbach Publications, CRC Press, pp. 537-558, 2009

Academic Journals and Magazines

  1. Abdalkarim Awad, Peter Bazan and Reinhard German, "Optimized Operation of PV/T and Micro-CHP Hybrid Power Systems," in Springer Technology and Economics of Smart Grids and Sustainable Energy vol. 1 (1), pp. 1-14, 2016  
  2. Abdalkarim Awad, Reinhard German and Falko Dressler, "Exploiting Virtual Coordinates for Improved Routing Performance in Sensor Networks," in IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing vol. 10 (9), pp. 1214-1226, 2011

Conferences and Workshops

  1. Abdalkarim Awad, Peter Bazan and Reinhard German, "A Short Tutorial On Using SGsim Framework For Smart Grid Applications," 10th EAI International Conference on Performance Evaluation Methodologies and Tools (ValueTools 2016), Taormina, Italy, October 2016
  2. Abdalkarim Awad, Peter Bazan, Raed Kassem and Reinhard German, "Co-Simulation-Based Evaluation of Volt-VAR Control," IEEE PES ISGT, Innovative Smart Grid Technologies, Europe, Ljubljana, Slovenia, October 2016
  3. Abdalkarim Awad, Peter Bazan and Reinhard German, "SGsim: Co-Simulation Framework for ICT-Enabled Power Distribution Grids," 18th International GI/ITG Conference on Measurment, Modelling and Evaluation of Computing Systems and Dependability and Fault-Tolerance (MMB & DFT 2016), Münster, Germany, pp. 5-8, April 2016  
  4. Abdalkarim Awad, Seyedhassan Moarrab and Reinhard German, "QoS Implementation Inside LTE Networks to Support Time-Critical Smart Grid Applications," Proceedings of the IEEE 15th International Conference on Environment and Electrical Engineering, Rome, Italy, pp. 1204-1209, June 2015  
  5. Abdalkarim Awad, Peter Bazan and Reinhard German, "Privacy Aware Demand Response and Smart Metering," Proceedings of the IEEE 81st Vehicular Technology Conference: VTC2015-Spring, First International Workshop on Integrating Communications, Control, Computing Technologies for Smart Grid (ICT4SG), Glasgow, Scotland, pp. 1-15, May 2015  
  6. Abdalkarim Awad, Marco Pruckner, Peter Bazan and Reinhard German, "On the Profit Enhancement and State Estimation Services in the Smart Grid," Proceedings of the IEEE PES Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Conference, Washington DC/USA, pp. 1-5, February 2014  
  7. Abdalkarim Awad, Peter Bazan and Reinhard German, "SGsim: a Simulation Framework for Smart Grid Applications," Proceedings of the IEEE International Energy Conference (ENERGYCON 2014), Dubrovnik, Croatia, pp. 730-736, May 2014  
  8. Abdalkarim Awad, Peter Bazan and Reinhard German, "Profit Enhancement Through Optimized Operation of Photovoltaic Systems with Elastic Demand," IEEE PES Asia-Pacific Power and Energy Engineering Conference 2013, Hong Kong, pp. 1-6, December 2013  
  9. Yousef, Rishe, Mitschele-Thiel and Abdalkarim Awad, "RNBB: A Reliable Hybrid Broadcasting Algorithm for Ad-hoc Networkss," 10th International Conference on Wired / Wireless Internet Communications (WWIC 2012), Santorini, pp. 1-5, 6 - .8. 6. 2012
  10. Abdalkarim Awad, Peter Bazan and Reinhard German, "Exploiting Day-Ahead Electricity Price for Maximized Profit of Photovoltaic Systems," IEEE International Conference on Smart Grid Technology, Economics and Policies (SG-TEP 2012), Nürnberg, pp. 1-4, December 2012  
  11. Marco Pruckner, Abdalkarim Awad and Reinhard German, "A Study on the Impact of Packet Loss and Latency on Real-Time Demand Response in Smart Grid," Proceedings of IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference, Anaheim (California), pp. 1486-1490, December 2012  
  12. Abdalkarim Awad, Peter Bazan and Reinhard German, "Abstract-Based Methodology for Modeling and Simulation of Smart Grid Components," Proceedings of the UKSim 6th European Symposium on Computer Modeling and Simulation, Malta, pp. 305-310, November 2012  
  13. Abdalkarim Awad and Reinhard German, "Self-Organizing Smart Grid Services," International Workshop on Technologies and Applications for Smart Cities (I-TASC), Paris, pp. 205-210, September 2012  
  14. Abdalkarim Awad, Mitschele-Thiel and Dressler, "Reactive Virtual Position-Based Routing in Wireless Sensor Networks," Proceedings of 20th IEEE International Conference on Computer Communication Networks (ICCCN 2011), 5th IEEE Workshop on Wireless Mesh and Ad Hoc Networks (WiMAN, Maui, pp. 1-6, 30.07-02.08.11
  15. Falko Dressler, Abdalkarim Awad and Mario Gerla, "Inter-Domain Routing and Data Replication in Virtual Coordinate Based Networks," Proc. of IEEE International Communications Conference, Cape Town, South Africa, May 2010  
  16. Abdalkarim Awad, Reinhard German and Falko Dressler, "Data-Centric Cooperative Storage in Wireless Sensor Network," Proc. of 2nd IEEE Intern. Symposium on Applied Sciences in Biomedical and Communication Technologies, Bratislava, Slovak Republic, November 2009
  17. Abdalkarim Awad, Reinhard German and Falko Dressler, "Efficient Service Discovery in Sensor Networks using VCP," Proceedings of 15th ACM Annual Intern. Conf. on Mobile Computing and Networking, Beijing, China, September 2009
  18. Falko Dressler, Abdalkarim Awad, Reinhard German and Mario Gerla, "Enabling Inter-Domain Routing in Virtual Coordinate Based Ad Hoc and Sensor Networks," Proc. of 15th ACM Annual Intern. Conf. on Mobile Computing and Networking, Beijing, China, September 2009
  19. Abdalkarim Awad, Reinhard German and Falko Dressler, "Efficient Routing and Service Discovery in Sensor Networks using Virtual Cord Routing," Proc. of 7th ACM Intern. Conf. on Mobile Systems, Applications, and Services, Kraków, Poland, June 2009
  20. Haithem Abu-Rub and Abdalkarim Awad, "Artificial Neural Networks and Fuzzy Logic Based Control of AC Motors," IEEE International Electric Machines & Drives Conference, Miami, Florida, USA, pp. 10846-10852, May 2009
  21. Abdalkarim Awad, Lei 'Ray' Shi, Reinhard German and Falko Dressler, "Advantages of Virtual Addressing for Efficient and Failure Tolerant Routing in Sensor Networks," Proc. of 6th IEEE/IFIP Conf. on Wireless On demand Network Systems and Services, Snowbird, UT, USA, pp. 111-118, February 2009
  22. Abdalkarim Awad, Haithem Abu-Rub and H. A. Toliyat, "Nonlinear autoregressive moving average (NARMA-L2) controller for advanced ac motor control," Annual Conference of IEEE Industrial Electronics, Orlando, Florida, USA, pp. 1287-1292, November 2008
  23. Abdalkarim Awad, Rodrigo Nebel, Reinhard German and Falko Dressler, "On the Need for Passive Monitoring in Sensor Networks," Proc. of 11th EUROMICRO Conf. on Digital System Design - Architectures, Methods and Tools, Parma, Italy, pp. 693-699, September 2008
  24. Abdalkarim Awad, Christoph Sommer, Reinhard German and Falko Dressler, "Virtual Cord Protocol (VCP): A Flexible DHT-like Routing Service for Sensor Networks," Proc. of 5th IEEE Intern. Conf. on Mobile Ad-hoc and Sensor Systems, Atlanta, GA, USA, pp. 133-142, September 2008
  25. Abdalkarim Awad, Wei Xie, Eugen Rose, Reinhard German and Falko Dressler, "Distributed Data Management in Sensor Networks using miniDB / miniSQL," Proc. of 4th IEEE/ACM Intern. Conf. on Distributed Computing in Sensor Systems, Santorini Island, Greece, pp. 27-28, June 2008
  26. Falko Dressler, Abdalkarim Awad, Dongyu Wang and Reinhard German, "Rule-based Programming of Heterogeneous Sensor and Actor Networks," Proc. of 27th IEEE Conf. on Computer Communications, Phoenix, AZ, USA, April 2008
  27. Abdalkarim Awad, Reinhard German and Falko Dressler, "P2P-based Routing and Data Management using the Virtual Cord Protocol (VCP)," Proc. of 9th ACM Intern. Symposium on Mobile Ad Hoc Networking and Computing, Hong Kong, China, pp. 443-444, 2008  
  28. Rodrigo Nebel, Abdalkarim Awad and Falko Dressler, "pimoto - Ein System zum verteilten passiven Monitoring von Sensornetzen," Proc. of Mobilität und Echtzeit: Fachtagung der GI-Fachgruppe Echtzeitsysteme, Berlin, Heidelberg, New York, Boppard, Germany, pp. 1-10, December 2007  
  29. Abdalkarim Awad, Thorsten Frunzke and Falko Dressler, "Adaptive Distance Estimation and Localization in WSN using RSSI Measures," Proc. of 10th EUROMICRO Conference on Digital System Design - Architectures, Methods and Tools, Lübeck, Germany, pp. 471-478, August 2007  
  30. Haithem Abu-Rub, Abdalkarim Awad and Noreddin Molan, "Artificial Intelligence Sensorless Control of Induction Motor," 5th IEEE International Conference Workshop Compatibility in Power Electronics, Niagara Falls, Canada, pp. 863-868, May 2007
  31. Falko Dressler, Rodrigo Nebel and Abdalkarim Awad, "Distributed Passive Monitoring in Sensor Networks," Proc. 26th Annual IEEE Conf. on Computer Communications, Anchorage, Alaska, USA, May 2007
  32. Sebastian Dengler, Abdalkarim Awad and Falko Dressler, "Sensor/Actuator Networks in Smart Homes for Supporting Elderly and Handicapped People," Proc. 21st IEEE Int. Conf. on Advanced Information Networking and Applications: First International Workshop on Smart Homes for Tele-Health, Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada, pp. 863-868, May 2007

Technical Reports and Regional Workshops

    Theses

    1. Abdalkarim Awad, "Efficient Data Management in Mobile Sensor Networks using Peer-to-Peer Technologies," Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Erlangen-Nürnberg, Ph.D. thesis, 2009