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Ahmad Khonsari

Associate Professor
Phone.Number: 61114333
Email: akhonsari [AT]


Ph.D.: Ph.D. in Computer Science, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK
M.Sc.: M.Sc. in Computer Architecture Iran University of Science and Technology (IUST), Tehran, Iran
B.Sc.: B.Eng. (Honours) in Electrical Engineering (Hardware), Shahid Beheshti University, Tehran, Iran

Research Interests

Interconnect Networks (Multicomputers, MPSoC, Networks of Workstations)
Mobile and Wireless Ad-hoc Networks
High Performance Computer Architectures
Performance Modelling/Evaluation

Current Researches

High Speed Computer Networking (architectures, algorithms and protocols)
Interconnect Networks (Multicomputers, MPSoC, Networks of Workstations)
Mobile, Ad Hoc and Sensor Networks
Peer-to-Peer and Grid Computing
Internet, P2P and Distributed Systems
Performance Modelling/Evaluation


Advanced Network (graduate)
Advanced Computer Networks (graduate)
Performance Evaluation of Computer Systems (graduate)
Computer Networks
Computer Structure & Assembly Languages (Intel 80x86, Motorola 68000, embedded systems)
Advanced Programming in C
Computer Architecture/ Organisation
Digital Logic Design

Selected Publications

  1. A. H. RezaeiTabar, A. Diyanat, A. Khonsari, On the Perfect Privacy: A Statistical Analysis of Network Traffic Approach, IEEE Communications Letters, 20(7), 1357-1360 (2016)
  2. E. Biazar Amlashi, A. Khonsari, S. Heidari, R. Amani, Energy efficient aggregate monitoring for sensor fields with time-varying statistics, IJSNet, 22(1), 37-46 (2016)
  3. A. Diyanat, A. Khonsari, S. P. Shariatpanahi, A Dummy-Based Approach for Preserving Source Rate Privacy, IEEE Trans. Information Forensics and Security, 11(6), 1321-1332 (2016)
  4. S. Azizi, N. Hashemi, A. Khonsari, HHS: an efficient network topology for large-scale data centers, The Journal of Supercomputing, 72(3), 874-899 (2016)
  5. A. Shabani, S. P. Shariatpanahi, V. Shah-Mansouri, A. Khonsari, Mobility increases throughput of wireless device-to-device networks with coded caching, ICC 2016, 1-6
  6. B. Alinia, M. H. Hajiesmaili, A. Khonsari, N. Crespi, Maximum-Quality Tree Construction for Deadline-Constrained Aggregation in WSNs, arXiv preprint arXiv:1606.00637 (2016)
  7. S. Javadi, M. H. Hajiesmaili, A. Khonsari, B. Moshiri, Temporal-aware rate allocation in mission-oriented WSNs with sum-rate demand guarantee, Computer Communications, 59, 52-66 (2015)
  8. A. Mahabadi, A. Khonsari, B. Khodabandeloo, H. Noori, A. Majidi, Critical path-aware voltage island partitioning and floorplanning for hard real-time embedded systems, Integration, 48, 21-35 (2015)
  9. H. Shafiei, A. Khonsari, M. Ould-Khaoua, An effective countermeasure against traffic analysis attacks in wide area measurement systems, Inf. Syst, 53, 182-189 (2015)
  10. E. Naserian, S. M. Ghoreyshi, H. Shafiei, P. Mousavi, A. Khonsari, Cooling aware job migration for reducing cost in cloud environment, The Journal of Supercomputing, 71(3), 1018-1037 (2015)
  11. M. H. Hajiesmaili, M. S. Talebi, A. Khonsari, Utility-optimal dynamic rate allocation under average end-to-end delay requirements, CDC 2015, 4842-4847
  12. M. H. Hajiesmaili, L. T. Mak, Z. Wang, C. Wu, M. Chen, A. Khonsari, Cost-Effective Low-Delay Cloud Video Conferencing, ICDCS 2015, 103-112
  13. B. Alinia, M. H. Hajiesmaili, A. Khonsari, On the construction of maximum-quality aggregation trees in deadline-constrained WSNs, INFOCOM 2015, 226-234
  14. A. Lashgar, A. Khonsari, A. Baniasadi, HARP: Harnessing inactive threads in many-core processors, ACM Trans. Embedded Comput. Syst., 13(3s), 114:1-114:25 (2014)
  15. B. Alinia, H. Yousefi, M. S. Talebi, A. Khonsari, Maximizing Quality of Aggregation in Delay-Constrained Wireless Sensor Networks, IEEE Communications Letters, 17(11), 2084-2087 (2013)
  16. A. Mahabadi, S. M. Zahedi, A. Khonsari, Reliable energy-aware application mapping and voltage-frequency island partitioning for GALS-based NoC, J. Comput. Syst. Sci., 79(4), 457-474 (2013)
  17. P. Teymoori, N. Yazdani, A. Khonsari, DT-MAC: An Efficient and Scalable Medium Access Control Protocol for Wireless Networks, IEEE Trans. Wireless Communications, 12(3), 1268-1278 (2013)