Dr. Asis Nasipuri

Electrical and Computer Engineering

 


Professional Service:

  • General Chair, ACM MobiHoc’12, the Thirteenth ACM International Symposium of Mobile Ad Hoc Networking and Computing.

  • Publicity co-chair, The 18th IEEE International Workshop on Local and Metropolitan Area Networks (LANMAN 2011), October 13 – 14, 2011, Chapel Hill, NC.

  • Technical Program Chair, IEEE Workshop on Multi-hop Wireless Networks (MWN’04), held in conjunction with the IEEE International Performance, Computing and Communications Conference (IPCCC), April 14 - 17, 2004, Phoenix, AZ.

  • Member of Editorial Board, International Journal of Ad Hoc and Ubiquitous Computing (IJAHUC), Inderscience Publishers.

  • Reviewer of Journal papers: IEEE Trans. On Wireless Communications, IEEE Trans. On Mobile Computing, IEEE Trans. On Computers, IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications, IEEE Trans. on Parallel and Distributed Systems, IEEE Trans. on Vehicular Technology, IEEE Multimedia Journal, IEEE Trans. on Communications, Signal Processing Journal, ACM Mobile Computing and Communications Review, EURASIP Journal on Applied Signal Processing, Wireless Communications & Mobile Computing Journal, Wireless Networks Journal, International Journal of Computers and Applications, International Journal of Wireless and Mobile Computing, The Telecommunications Systems Journal.

  • Reviewer of Conference papers: IEEE GLOBECOM, IEEE INFOCOM, ACM MobiHoc, IEEE ICCCN, ACM MsWIM, ISPACS, IEEE ICC, IEEE VTC, IEEE ICDCN, IEEE WCNC, and many others.

  • Grant Proposal Reviewer: Served in NSF panels for CISE (NeTS, NeTSE) and CCF/CIF, South Carolina DEPSCoR.

  • Textbook reviewer: Textbooks on wireless communications, digital signal processing, and analog & digital communications from Morgan Kaufman/Elsevier, Academic Press, Prentice-Hall, Cambridge University Press, Oxford University Press.

  • Member of Technical Program Committee:

    • IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Ad Hoc and Sensor Networking Symposium, June 2012, Ottawa, Canada.

    • IEEE Conference on Global Communications (GLOBECOM), Ad Hoc and Sensor Networking Symposium, December 2011, Houston, TX.

    • International Conference on Distributed Computing and Networking (ICDCN 2008), 2 - 5 January, 2011, Bangalore, India.

    • IEEE Conference on Global Communications (GLOBECOM), December 2010, Miami, FL.

    • IEEE Southeast Conference, March 2010, Charlotte, NC.

    • High Capacity Optical Networks and Enabling Technologies (HONET) Conference, 2010.

    • IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC 2008-Spring), 11 – 14 May, 2008, Marina Bay, Singapore.

    • International Conference on Distributed Computing and Networking (ICDCN 2008), 5 – 8 January, 2008, Kolkata, India.

    • IEEE Conference on Global Communications (GLOBECOM), Wireless Ad Hoc, Sensor Networks, and Mesh Networks Symposium, Nov. 30 – Dec. 4, 2008, New Orleans, LA.

    • IEEE International Workshop on performance and Management of Wireless and Mobile Networks, 15 – 18 October, 2007, Dublin, Ireland.

    • ICC Wireless Ad Hoc and Sensor Networks Symposium, 24 – 28 June, 2007, Glasgow, Scotland, UK.

    • IEEE Conference on Global Communications (GLOBECOM), Ad Hoc and Sensor Networking Symposium, 26 – 30 November, 2007, Washington, DC.

    • International Conference on Distributed Computing and Networking (ICDCN), Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahait, India, December 27 – 30, 2006.

    • IEEE GLOBECOM Wireless Ad Hoc and Sensor Networks – Towards Anytime Anywhere Internetworking Symposium, 2006.

    • International Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC) - Symposium on Next Generation Mobile Networks (NGMN 2006), July 3 – 6, 2006, Vancouver, Canada.

    • The 11th International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Systems (ICPADS-05), July 2005, Japan.

    • First IEEE International Workshop on Performance and Management of Wireless and Mobile Networks, November 2005, Sydney, Australia.

    • Symposium on Wireless Sensor Networks (WSN05), June 2005, Hawaii, USA.

    • Workshop on Internet Compatible QoS in Ad hoc Wireless Networks (IC-QAWN), January 3 – 6, 2005, Cairo, Egypt.

    • IEEE International Conference on Computer Communication and Networks (IC3N), 2003, Dallas

    • International Workshop on Distributed Computing (IWDC), 2003, Kolkata, India.

    • IEEE International Conference on Computer Communication and Networks (IC3N), 2002, Miami

    • International Symposium on Communications and Information Technology (ISCIT), October 23 – 25, 2002, Pattaya, Thailand.

    • ACM International Workshop on Modeling, Analysis and Simulation of Wireless and Mobile Systems (MSWIM), September 28, 2002, Atlanta.

    • IEEE International Conference on Computer Communication and Networks (IC3N), 2001, Phoenix

    • IEEE International Conference on Computer Communication and Networks (IC3N), 2000, Las Vegas.

 

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University Service:

  • Director of Graduate Programs, ECE Department (2006 – present)

    • Responsible for coordinating all aspects of the PhD and MSEE programs in ECE, including admissions, TA and RA funding coordination, tuition waivers, TA assignments, conducting qualifying examinations, and other coordination tasks.

    • Engaged in graduate student recruitment activities to increase the visibility of research programs in ECE. This contributed to expanding the ECE PhD program by increasing PhD enrollment from 31 in 2006 to 67 in 2011. The total graduate student population increased from 140 to 171 during this period.

    • Established new policies for improving the quality of graduate programs, e.g. introduction of comprehensive examination for MSEE students, a new procedure qualifying examinations, annual assessment of PhD students, and others.

    • Provided leadership to support the department’s increasing focus on research by appropriate admission and financial support policies. This includes a higher selectivity for graduate admissions.

  • University Committee Memberships (UNC Charlotte):

    • Member of Task Force for Best Practices in Graduate Education (2010-2011)

    • Member of Faculty Research Grants Committee (2008 – 2009)

    • Member of the Faculty Council (2003 – 2005)

    • Member of the Graduate Council (2002 – 2004)

    • Member of University Research Computing Steering Committee, 2003 – 2005.

    • Member of the Faculty Advisory Library Committee (2001-2003)

  • College Committee Memberships (College of Engineering, UNC Charlotte):

    • Chair of the Engineering Graduate Committee (2008 – 2009)

    • Chair of the Reassignment of Duties Committee (2004 – 2005)

    • Member of the Academic Policy and Curriculum Committee (2004 – 2005)

    • Member of the Curriculum Committee (2004 – 2005)

    • Member of the ECE Chair Search Committee (2003 – 2004)

    • Member of the Computer Committee (2000-2002).

  • Departmental Committee Memberships (Electrical & Computer Engineering, UNC Charlotte)

    • Chair of Graduate Committee (2006 – present)

    • Member of Awards Committee

    • Member of Publicity Committee

    • Member of the Strategic Planning Committee (2004 – 2005)

    • Member of the Graduate Committee (2004 – 2005)

    • Member of the Departmental Tenure and Promotion Review Committee (2003 – 2004, and 2007 - 2009)

    • Chair of the Faculty Search Committee (2000-2002)