The names of co-authors who were students at the time the paper was written are marked with (*), post-doctoral fellows with (†), and the corresponding author is marked with (◊)


  1. S. Ammar*, C. P. Lau, and B. Shihada, "An In-Depth Survey on Virtualization Technologies in 6G Integrated Terrestrial and Non-Terrestrial Networks", IEEE Open Journal of the Communications Society, Vol. 5, pp. 3644-3734, 2024 [PDF]

Conference Proceedings

  1. M. Alaslani*, S. Suri, B. Shihada, and F. Nawab, "Synopsis: a Scalable Byzantine Distributed Ledger for IoT Networks", International Conference on Blockchain Computing and Applications", pp. 1-9, 2024 [PDF]

  2. S. Ammar*, O. Amin, and B. Shihada, "Tethered UAV-based Communications for Under-connected Near-shore Maritime Areas", IEEE BlackSeaCom Conference, pp. 1 - 6, 2024 [PDF]


  1. B. Shihada, M.-S. Alouini, B. Ooi, O. Amin, O. Alkhazragi, S. Jardak, "Aqua-Fi: Enabling Internet in Underwater Environments, U.S. Provisional Patent No. 11,784,722, 2023.

  2. O. Amin, B. Shihada, and M.-S. Alouini, "Airborne Organic Matter Detection System and Method", U.S. Provisional Patent No. 17/276,594, 2023.

  3. S. Dang, B. Shihada, M.-S. Alouini, ``Fast Probability Measure Simulator for Communication Systems", filed with the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) No. 63/149,741, 2022.

Book Chapters

  1. J. She, P-H. Ho, and B. Shihada, "Optimizing Energy and Modulation Selection in Multi-Resolution Modulation for Wireless Video Broadcast/Multicast", Chapter 12, Access Networks, Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 2010.

Workshops & Technical Reports


  1. A. Alabbasi, B. Shihada, and C. Cavdar, "On Energy Efficiency of Prioritized IoT Systems", Technical Report, 2017. [PDF]

  2. B. Shihada, P-H. Ho, and Q. Zhang, "False Congestion Detection over OBS Networks", in Proc. International Workshop on High Performance and Highly Survivable Routers and Networks (HPSRN), Tohoku, Japan, 2008.