PhD Candidate Malek El Kouzi Published for Upcoming HCII 2021 Co

PhD Candidate Malek El Kouzi Published for Upcoming HCII 2021 Conference

July 7th, 2021

CSIT PhD candidate Malek El Kouzi recently published a paper for the upcoming 23rd International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction. Read Malek's paper, "FLCARA: Frog Life Cycle Augmented Reality Game-Based Learning Application" via the link below. Congratulations, Malek!

HCII 2021 Conference

Three CSIT Faculty Members Promoted on July 1st

Three CSIT Faculty Members Promoted on July 1st

July 5th, 2021

Congratulations to Dr. Wei Shi on her promotion to Full Professor, and to Drs. Omair Shafiq and Rob Teather on their promotions to Associate Professors! We are grateful to have such dedicated academics as professors at CSIT. Keep up the excellent work!


Profs. Shafiq & St-Hilaire Awarded the Ericsson Partnership Proj

Profs. Shafiq & St-Hilaire Awarded the Ericsson Partnership Project

June 23rd, 2021

Dr. Omair Shafiq and Dr. Marc St-Hilaire have each been awarded with an Ericsson Partnership Project! The Ericsson-Carleton Partnership collaborates to research novel solutions to address real-world industry solutions with Ottawa's top talent. Congratulations, Prof. Shafiq & Prof. St-Hilaire!

Ericsson-Carleton Partnership

Carleton Ranks 3rd in Canada and 19th Globally for Telecommunica

Carleton Ranks 3rd in Canada and 19th Globally for Telecommunications Engineering

June 10th, 2021

According to the 2021 Global Ranking of Academic Subjects, Carleton ranks 3rd in Canada and 19th globally in telecommunications engineering! CU's rank has dramatically risen over the last few years, ranking between 51-75 (2017), 40th (2018), 33rd (2019), and 27th (2020). Great work, CU!

Global Ranking of Subjects

Dr. Omair Shafiq Recipient of SOPI Fund!

Dr. Omair Shafiq Recipient of SOPI Fund!

June 9th, 2021

Prof. Omair Shafiq, in collaboration with the uOttawa's Dr. Burak Kantarci, is a recipient of the Shared Online Projects Initiative (SOPI) to fund a bimodal/HyFlex course for Fall 2021. Congratulations and excellent work, Omair!


Dr. Robert Teather

Prof. Teather Outstanding Faculty Graduate Mentor!

March 17th, 2021

Dr. Robert Teather is one of 7 individuals to receive the Outstanding Faculty Graduate Mentor award this year (among 50 faculty members nominated). This recognises the amazing mentorship provided by Prof. Teather in his supervising his graduate students. Way to go Rob!

Faculty Graduate Mentoring Award

Ashraf Matrawy

Dr. Ashraf Matrawy recipient of FED Research Award

March 17th, 2021

Prof. Ashraf Matrawy is the recipient of the Faculty of Engineering and Design Research Award for 2021/22. This award recognises Professor Matrawy's quality of research and his research agenda. Congratulations Ashraf!

FED Research Award

Omair Shafiq

Dr. Omair Shafiq recipient of FED Teaching Excellence

March 10th, 2021

Prof. Omair Shafiq is the recipient of the Faculty of Engineering and Design Teaching Excellence Award for 2020/21. This award is offered by the faculty in recognition of his teaching and the innovation of his curriculum development. Well Done Omair!

FED Teaching Excellence Award

Ria Akaiwa

Ria Akaiwa receives Betty Weiss Award

February 23rd, 2021

Ria Akaiwa, while acting as the graduate administrator, was nominated and won the Betty Weiss Memorial Award, as part of the Service Excellence Award (a specially selected award). Her dedication to the position and the many recommendations by students, staff, and faculty exemplify the appreciation of Ria's work and why she was selected above 400 nominees. Well Done Ria!

Service Excellence Awards

Dr. Richard Yu

Prof. Yu recipient of Research Achievement Award

January 18th, 2021

Dr. Richard Yu is one of only ten Carleton researchers to receive the 2021/2022 Research Achievement Award. This is the second time Richard has been honoured with this award and with very stiff competition. Congratulations Richard!

Research Achievement Award

Dr. Richard Yu

Prof. Yu Recognised as Highly Cited Researcher

November 23rd, 2020

Dr. Richard Yu has been recognised by the Web of Science Group as one of the world’s most cited researchers in 2020 (Dr. Yu was also recognised last year as well). The Highly Cited Researchers list includes approximately 6,400 researchers from around the world whose research papers from 2009 to 2019 have ranked in the top 1 percent by citations. Congratulations Richard!

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Prof. Wei Shi receives OCE-VIP Grant

November 12th, 2020

Dr. Wei Shi has received a $150K (total $305K) fund from OCE Voucher for Innovation and Productivity (VIP) grant for her project titled "M-MIMO Channel Estimation using Distributed Machine Learning and Edge Computing Technologies". Way to go Wei!

Ontario Centres of Excellence

Dr. Wei Shi

Dr. Wei Shi receives NSERC Alliance COVID-19 Grant

November 4th, 2020

Dr. Wei Shi has developed a contact tracing app that uses Bluetooth technology to identify exposure to COVID-19 without collecting personal information. Dr. Shi received an NSERC Alliance Grant for her work on the app, which transmits an encrypted message that is received by nearby phones. The only information that is included is the date and time.

Carleton Research Office

ISNCC 2020 - Best Paper Certificate

Danish Sattar (PhD) awarded Best Paper @ ISNCC

October 22nd, 2020

Danish Sattar (PhD SCE, 2020) and Professor Matrawy received the Best Paper Award at IEEE ISNCC. The award was granted to the paper 'Proactive and Dynamic Slice Allocation in Sliced 5G Core Networks' which allows for dynamic allocation of 5G network slices and helps mitigate co-residency attacks.

ISNCC 2020

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Dr. Shi's student receives Ericsson Fellowship

September 10th, 2020

Xiangyu (Johnny) Ma, supervised by Dr. Wei Shi has received an Ericsson Fellowship (selected out of many applicants) under the joint collaboration program between Ericsson and Carleton University. Congratulations Johnny, what an amazing achievement!

Ericsson - Carleton Partnership