Zakwan Al-Arnaout

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Research Interests

My research interests span the areas of computer networks, content replication and placement, content centric networking, wireless networks, content distribution, performance evaluation, peer-to-peer networks, parallel & distributed computing, and network & information security.

List of Publications

  1. Zakwan Al-Arnaout , Qiang Fu, and Marcus Frean. “On the Local Popularity Impact in Object Replica Placement over WMNs,” in IEEE International WoWMoM 2014 Conference.(under review)
  2. Zakwan Al-Arnaout , Qiang Fu, and Marcus Frean. “On the Placement of Web Content Replicas in WMNs,” accepted for publication in IEEE International Conference on Communications,ICC 2014.
  3. Zakwan Al-Arnaout , Qiang Fu, and Marcus Frean. “A Divide-and-conquer Approach for Content Replication in WMNs,” in The International Journal of Computer and Telecommunication Networks ( COMNET ), Elsevier , vol. 57, no. 18, pp. 3914–3928, 2013
  4. Zakwan Al-Arnaout , Qiang Fu, and Marcus Frean. “Exploiting GraphPartitioning for Hierarchical Replica Placement in WMNs,” in Proceedings of the 16th ACM/IEEE International Conference on Modeling, Analysis and Simulation of Wireless and Mobile Systems, MSWiM’13 , 3 - 8 Nov. 2013, Barcelona, Spain.
  5. Zakwan Al-Arnaout , Jonathan Hart, Qiang Fu, Marcus Frean, “Link-Quality Aware Object Replication and Placement for Multi-hop Wireless Mesh Networks,” in Proceedings of the 21st IEEE International Symposium on on Modeling, Analysis and Simulation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems, MASCOTS’13 , 14 - 16 Aug. 2013, San Francisco, USA.
  6. Zakwan Al-Arnaout , Jonathan Hart, Qiang Fu, and Marcus Frean. “MP-DNA: A Novel Distributed Replica Placement Heuristic for WMNs,” in 37th Annual IEEE Conference on Local Computer Networks, LCN’12 , 22 - 25 Oct. 2012, Clearwater Beach, FL, USA.
  7. Zakwan Al-Arnaout , Qiang Fu, and Marcus Frean. “A Content Replication Scheme for Wireless Mesh Networks,” in Proceedings of the 22nd ACM international workshop on Network and Operating System Support for Digital Audio and Video, NOSSDAV’12 , Toronto, ON, Canada , June 7-8, 2012.
  8. Zakwan Al-Arnaout , Qiang Fu, and Marcus Frean. “A Novel Distributed Content Replication and Placement Scheme for Wireless Mesh Networks,” in Australasian Telecommunication Networks and Applications Conference,ATNAC’11, 9 - 11 Nov. 2011, Melbourne, Australia