Dr. Ali Imran
Director of Big Data and Artificial Intelligence Enabled Self Organizing Networks Lab
and Assistant Professor in ECE, at The University of Oklahoma, USA
Standardization Requirements for Exploiting BSON (Big Data Empowered SON) as a Key Enabler for 5G”
Invited panel talk at RAN USA Industrial Forum, San Francisco, USA, 26-27-Jan-2016.
Big Data analytics and AI for Network Performance Optimization
One week invited crash course delivered as part of the Irish Higher Education Authority Program for Research in Third Level Institutes (PRTLI) Telecommunications Graduate Initiative (TGI), 2015
An invited talk at the International Wireless Industry consortium (IWPC), 13-15, April, 2015
This talk was given at an industrial workshop hosted by Sprint on "Evolving SON Beyond Network Efficiency".
A new solution to address the burning question of self-coordination
Our journal paper, titled "LTE-Advanced Self-Organizing Network conflicts and Coordination Algorithms”, has been accepted for publication in IEEE Wireless Communications, Mar,2015.
A seminal contribution on Big Data Exploitation for 5G
Journal paper titled "Challenges in 5G: How to Empower SON with Big Data for Enabling 5G?". IEEE Network, Nov,2014.
This paper presents the first comprehensive framework to empower SON with big data for paving the road towards 5G.
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