Lakehead Optimization Research Group

Welcome to LORG

Lakehead Optimization Research Group (LORG) at Lakehead University is working optimization research projects in various domain (Networking, IoT, Crowd Sensing, Natural Resource Management, Health Management, Bioinformatics, Data Science, etc).


News

NSERC Engage proposal with the National Council for Air and Stram Improvement, Inc has been approved.

Arunim, Farjana (VI Scholarship receipent) and Mahzabeen (VI Scholarship receipent) have joined masters in computer science program. Welcome!!

Manuscript titled "Near-Optimal Resource Allocation Algorithms for 5G+ Cellular networks" has been accepted in IEEE TVT. Congratulations Huda.

Manuscript titled "An Online Resource Allocation Algorithm to Minimize System Interference for Inband Underlay D2D Communications" has been accepted in Wiley International Journal of Communication Systems. Congratulations Yeakub, Faisal and Sakhawat.

Manuscript titled "Prioritizing Restoration of Fragmented Landscapes for Wildlife Conservation: A Graph-Theoretic Approach" has been accepted in Elsevier Biological Conservation. This is the result of my collaboration with Dr.Yemshanov and others at Canadian Forest Service, Great Lakes Forestry Centre.

Manuscript titled "A Distributed Graph-Based Dense RFID Readers Arrangement Algorithm" has been accepted in IEEE ICC 2019. Congratulations Peizhi.

Two papers have been accepted in ANT 2019. Congratulations Karanbir and JemaSharin.

Manuscript titled "Scheduling RFID Networks in the IoT and Smart Health Era" has been accepted in Journal of Ambient Intelligence and Humanized Computing. Congratulations Fabio.

Two papers have been accepted in IEEE WCNC 2019. Congratulations Peash, Talha, Shadman and Sakhawat.

Daniel joined masters in computer science program. Welcome!!

Fabio has defended his thesis successfully. Already has started as a Forestry Geospatial Data Analyst in Natural Resources Canada. Congratulations Fabio.

Joseph and Peizhi have received Vector Scholarship in Artificial Intelligence from the Vector Institute. Congratulations Joe and Peizhi.

Manuscript titled "Improved Recruitment Algorithms for Vehicular Crowdsensing Networks" has been accepted in IEEE TVT. Congratulations Fabio.

Manuscript titled "A Localized Fault Tolerant Load Balancing Algorithm for RFID Systems" has been accepted in Journal of Ambient Intelligence and Humanized Computing. Congratulations Ahnaf, Tahmid and Sakhawat.

Joseph, Mackenzie and Peizhi have joined masters in computer science program. Welcome!!

Sultanul has joined PhD in Electrical and Computer Engineering program (co-supervised by Dr. Salama Ikki). Welcome!!

Welcome Lisa Ewen as NSERC-USRA.

NSERC Disovery Grant application (2018 - 2023) is successful.


Interested for Graduate Studies?

I am always interested to hire excellent and motivated graduate students. Contact me directly with your academic CV and transcripts. If you are an international student please send the English Test resuls (either TOEFL or IELST) and mention your class position.