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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Computer Science H-index 74 Citations 23,036 409 World Ranking 614 National Ranking 376
Electronics and Electrical Engineering H-index 70 Citations 22,703 372 World Ranking 269 National Ranking 149


What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Computer network
  • Artificial intelligence
  • Game theory

Walid Saad spends much of his time researching Wireless, Computer network, Base station, Game theory and Wireless network. He integrates Wireless and Software deployment in his research. Walid Saad studied Computer network and Optimization problem that intersect with Cluster analysis, Big data, Overhead and Network delay.

The various areas that Walid Saad examines in his Base station study include Quality of service, Cellular network, Telecommunications link and Transmitter power output. Walid Saad interconnects Distributed computing, Stochastic game, Telecommunications network, Mathematical optimization and Key in the investigation of issues within Game theory. His work in the fields of Wireless network, such as Key distribution in wireless sensor networks, overlaps with other areas such as Use case.

His most cited work include:

  • Unmanned Aerial Vehicle With Underlaid Device-to-Device Communications: Performance and Tradeoffs (784 citations)
  • Coalitional game theory for communication networks (768 citations)
  • A Tutorial on UAVs for Wireless Networks: Applications, Challenges, and Open Problems (626 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

His scientific interests lie mostly in Wireless, Computer network, Base station, Wireless network and Distributed computing. His study in Wireless is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Transmission delay, Optimization problem, Real-time computing and Communication channel. His studies examine the connections between Computer network and genetics, as well as such issues in Distributed algorithm, with regards to Game theory.

The study incorporates disciplines such as Mathematical optimization, Cellular network and Telecommunications link in addition to Base station. His Telecommunications link research includes themes of Transmitter power output, Network packet and Macrocell. His work carried out in the field of Wireless network brings together such families of science as Physical layer and Artificial intelligence, Reinforcement learning.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Wireless (38.54%)
  • Computer network (35.03%)
  • Base station (30.41%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2019-2021)?

  • Wireless (38.54%)
  • Wireless network (24.52%)
  • Base station (30.41%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

His primary scientific interests are in Wireless, Wireless network, Base station, Telecommunications link and Optimization problem. His research integrates issues of Transmitter power output, Communication channel, Real-time computing, Transmission delay and Computer network in his study of Wireless. His Wireless network research incorporates themes from Artificial neural network, Probabilistic logic, Mathematical optimization, Virtual reality and Reinforcement learning.

His work in Base station covers topics such as Mobile edge computing which are related to areas like Task. His Optimization problem research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Resource allocation and Power control. The Resource allocation study combines topics in areas such as Cellular network and Latency.

Between 2019 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • A Vision of 6G Wireless Systems: Applications, Trends, Technologies, and Open Research Problems (544 citations)
  • A Joint Learning and Communications Framework for Federated Learning Over Wireless Networks (170 citations)
  • Performance Analysis of Large Intelligent Surfaces (LISs): Asymptotic Data Rate and Channel Hardening Effects (100 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Computer network
  • Artificial intelligence
  • Statistics

Walid Saad focuses on Wireless, Wireless network, Optimization problem, Telecommunications link and Resource allocation. His studies deal with areas such as Transmitter power output, Communication channel, Computer network, Base station and Virtual reality as well as Wireless. His research in Base station intersects with topics in Transmission, Real-time computing and General equilibrium theory.

His Wireless network study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Probabilistic logic, Artificial intelligence, Latency and Network packet. While the research belongs to areas of Telecommunications link, Walid Saad spends his time largely on the problem of Reinforcement learning, intersecting his research to questions surrounding Cellular network, Distributed computing, Orthogonal frequency-division multiple access, Channel state information and Algorithm. His Resource allocation research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Power control, Beamforming, Mobile edge computing, Mathematical optimization and Perfect competition.

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Top Publications

Game Theory in Wireless and Communication Networks: Theory, Models, and Applications

Zhu Han;Dusit Niyato;Walid Saad;Tamer Baar.

1199 Citations

Coalitional game theory for communication networks

W. Saad;Zhu Han;M. Debbah;A. Hjorungnes.
IEEE Signal Processing Magazine (2009)

934 Citations

Coalitional Game Theory for Communication Networks: A Tutorial

Walid Saad;Zhu Han;Merouane Debbah;Are Hjørungnes.
arXiv: Information Theory (2009)

809 Citations

Game-Theoretic Methods for the Smart Grid: An Overview of Microgrid Systems, Demand-Side Management, and Smart Grid Communications

W. Saad;Zhu Han;H. V. Poor;T. Basar.
IEEE Signal Processing Magazine (2012)

786 Citations

Unmanned Aerial Vehicle With Underlaid Device-to-Device Communications: Performance and Tradeoffs

Mohammad Mozaffari;Walid Saad;Mehdi Bennis;Merouane Debbah.
IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications (2016)

709 Citations

A Vision of 6G Wireless Systems: Applications, Trends, Technologies, and Open Research Problems

Walid Saad;Mehdi Bennis;Mingzhe Chen.
IEEE Network (2020)

635 Citations

Efficient Deployment of Multiple Unmanned Aerial Vehicles for Optimal Wireless Coverage

Mohammad Mozaffari;Walid Saad;Mehdi Bennis;Merouane Debbah.
IEEE Communications Letters (2016)

571 Citations

A Tutorial on UAVs for Wireless Networks: Applications, Challenges, and Open Problems

Mohammad Mozaffari;Walid Saad;Mehdi Bennis;Young-Han Nam.
IEEE Communications Surveys and Tutorials (2019)

435 Citations

Caching in the Sky: Proactive Deployment of Cache-Enabled Unmanned Aerial Vehicles for Optimized Quality-of-Experience

Mingzhe Chen;Mohammad Mozaffari;Walid Saad;Changchuan Yin.
IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications (2017)

425 Citations

Mobile Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) for Energy-Efficient Internet of Things Communications

Mohammad Mozaffari;Walid Saad;Mehdi Bennis;Merouane Debbah.
IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications (2017)

398 Citations

Profile was last updated on December 6th, 2021.
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