HAKEM SAEID BEITOLAHI

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Contact Info

Faculty: science

Department: Computer science

Address: Soran University

Email: Hakem.Beitollahi@soran.edu.iq

Phone Number:  07511628858

 


Academic title: Assistant Professor

Responsibility: Lecturer and member of scientific committee 

General Expertise: Computer engineering

Specific Expertise: Hardware engineer, Software engineer, programming

Research Interests:

- Real-time Systems

- Reconfigurable computing

- Network and Hardware Security

- Dependability and Fault Tolerance

 


Education:

- Ph.D in computer engineering, University of Leuven, Belgium

- Master in Computer engineering, Sharif University of technology, Tehran, Iran

- Bachelor in Computer engineering, University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran

 


Biography:

 

I received the B.Eng and M. Eng degrees from university of Tehran and Sharif university of technology, in 2001 and 2004, respectively, all in computer engineering. I received ph.D degree in computer engineering from Leuven University, Belgium in 2012. I am currently a faculty member of Soran University since October 2012. My main interest research fields are  real-time systems, reconfigurable computing, dependability, network and hardware security. I have been the reviewer of several reputable journals such as IEEE transaction, Elsevier, Springer and Willy.

 


Publications: (Books, researches)

 

- Reviewed Journals: 

1.            H.Beitollahi, G. Deconinck, “ConnectionScore: A Statistical Technique to Resist Application-layer DDoS Attacks,” Springer Journal of Ambient Intelligence and Humanized Computing,  Volume 5, Issue 3, June 2014,  pp 425-442.

 

2.            H.Beitollahi, G. Deconinck, “  Analyzing Well-Known Countermeasures against Distributed Denial of Service Attacks,”  Elsevier Journal of Computer Communications, Volume 35, Issue 11 , June 2012, pp. 1312-1332.

 

3.            H. Beitollahi, G. Deconinck, “ Ferris Wheel: A Ring Onion Circuit for Hidden Services”, Elsevier journal of Computer Communications, Volume 35, Issue 7, April 2012, pp. 829-841.

 

4.            H. Beitollahi, G. Deconinck, "A Dependable Architecture to Mitigate Distributed Denial of Service Attacks in Network-Based Control Systems" Elsevier Journal of Critical Infrastructure Protection, Volume 4, Issues 3-4, December, 2011; pp. 107-123.

 

5.            G. Deconinck, H. Beitollahi, K. Vanthournout, Z. Qiu, R. Duan, B. Nauwelaers, E. Van Lil, J. Driesen, R. Belmans " A Robust Semantic Overlay Network for Microgrid Control Applications" Vol. 5135, Springer-Verlag, Berlin, Germany, 2008; 23 pages.

 

6.            H.Beitollahi, G. Deconinck, “  Tackling Application-layer DDoS Attacks,”  Elsevier Journal of Procedia Computer Science, Volume 10, pp. 432-44, 2012.

 

7.            H.Beitollahi, G. Deconinck, “  A Four-step Technique for Tackling DDoS Attacks,”  Elsevier Journal of Procedia Computer Science, volume 10, pp. 507-516, 2012.

 

Book Chapters:

 

8.            H. Beitollahi, Geert Deconinck, “A Ring Onion Circuit for Hidden Services”, Information Security Technology for Applications, Springer verlag, Volume 7161, pp. 13-30

 

9.            G. Dondossola, G. Deconinck, F. Garrone, H. Beitollahi, "Test-beds for Assessing Critical Scenarios in Power Control Systems,” Springer-Verlag, " Vol. 5508,  2009; pp. 223-243.

 

 

International Conferences:

 

 

10.          H. Beitollahi, G. Deconinck, “A Cooperative Defense Mechanism against Distributed Denial of Service Attacks”, in Proceedings of   IEEE Trust, Security and Privacy in Computing and Communications (TrustCom 2011),  Changsha, China, November 2011, pp.11-20. 

 

11.          G. Deconinck, W. Labeeuw, S. Vandael, H. Beitollahi, K. De Craemer,  R. Duan, Z. Qiu, P. Chittur Ramaswamy, B. Vande Meerssche, I. Vervenne, R. Belmans" Communication Overlays and Agents for Dependable Smart Power Grids ," Proceedings of 5th CRIS International Conference on Critical Infrastructures (CRIS-2010) , Beijing, P.R.China, September, 19-21, 2010; 7 pages.

 

12.          H. Beitollahi, G. Deconinck, " Dynamic Multilayer Routing to Achieve Location-Hiding" , Proceedings of 16th IEEE Pacific Rim International Symposium on Dependable Computing (PRDC'10), Tokyo, Japan, December 13-15, 2010; pp. 207-214.

 

 

13.          H. Beitollahi, G. Deconinck, " Making Overlay Networks more Robust to Massive Failures"  Proceedings of 15th IEEE Pacific Rim International Symposium on Dependable Computing (PRDC'09) , Shanghai, November 16-18, 2009; pp. 214-221.

 

14.          H. Beitollahi, G. Deconinck, " Empirical Study of Tolerating Denial- of-Service Attacks with the Fosel Architecture,"  Proceedings of 8th IEEE International Symposium on Network Computing and Applications (IEEE NCA09), Cambridge, MA, USA, July, 9-11, 2009; pp. 258-261.

 

 

15.          H. Beitollahi, G. Deconinck, " Dependable Overlay Networks"  Proceedings of 14th IEEE Pacific Rim International Symposium on Dependable Computing (PRDC'08), Taipei, Taiwan, December 15-17, 2008; pp. 104-111.

 

16.          H. Beitollahi, G. Deconinck, " Comparing Chord, CAN, and Pastry Overlay Networks for Resistance to DoS Attacks,"  Proceedings of the Third IEEE International Conference on Risks and Security of Internet and Systems (CRiSIS’08), Tozeur, Tunisia, 2008; pp. 261-266.

 

 

17.          H. Beitollahi, G. Deconinck, " FOSeL: Filtering by helping an Overlay Secure Layer to Mitigate DoS Attacks,"  Proceedings of 7th  IEEE International Symposium on Network Computing and Applications  (NCA-2008), Cambridge, MA (USA), July, 10-12, 2008; pp. 19-28.

 

18.          H. Beitollahi, G. Deconinck, " An Overlay Protection Layer against Denial-of-Service attacks,"  Proceedings of 22th IEEE Parallel and Distributed Processing  symposium  (IPDPS’08), Miami, Florida, USA, April 14-18, 2008; pp.1-8.

 

19.          H. Beitollahi, G. Deconinck: " Analyzing the Chord Peer-to-Peer Network for Power Grid Applications,"  Proceedings of 4th IEEE Young Researchers Symposium in Electrical Power Engineering, Eindhoven, The Netherlands, February 7 - 8, 2008.

 

20.          H. Beitollahi,  G. Deconinck: " Protect Network-Based Power Grid Applications from Denial of Service Attacks,"  Proceedings of 4th  IEEE Young Researchers Symposium in Electrical Power Engineering, Eindhoven, The Netherlands, February 7 - 8, 2008

 

21.          H.Beitollahi, G.Deconinck, " Dependability analysis of peer-to-peer networks,"  Proceedings of the International conference on Risks and Security of Internet and Systems (CRiSIS)' in conjunction with the IEEE GIIS'07, Marrakech, Morocco, July 2-5, 2007.

 

22.          H.Beitollahi, G.Deconinck, " Peer-to-peer networks applied to power grid,"  Proceedings of the International conference on Risks and Security of Internet and Systems (CRiSIS)' in conjunction with the IEEE GIIS'07, Marrakech, Morocco, July 2-5, 2007.

 

23.          G. Deconinck, T. Rigole, H. Beitollahi, R. Duan, B. Nauwelaers, E. Van Lil, J. Driesen, R. Belmans, G. Dondossola, " Robust overlay networks for microgrid control systems,"  Proceedings of 37th Annual IEEE/IFIP International Conference on Dependable Systems and Networks, Edinburgh, U.K., June 25-28, 2007.

 

24.          H.Beitollahi , S.G.Miremadi , G.Deconinck, " Fault-Tolerant Earliest-Deadline-First Scheduling Algorithm,"  Proceedings of 21th IEEE Parallel and Distributed Processing symposium (IPDPS’07), Long Beach, California USA, March 26-30, 2007.

 

25.          H.Beitollahi , G.Deconinck, " Fault-Tolerant Partitioning Scheduling Algorithms in Real-Time Multiprocessor Systems,"  Proceedings of 12th IEEE International Symposium on Pacific Rim Dependable Computing (PRDC'06), California, Riverside, USA, Dec.18-20, 2006.

 

26.          H.Beitollahi , G.Deconinck, " Fault-Tolerant Rate-Monotonic Scheduling Algorithm in Uniprocessor Embedded Systems,"  Proceedings of 12th IEEE International Symposium on Pacific Rim Dependable Computing (PRDC'06), California, Riverside,USA, Dec.18-20, 2006.

   


Scientific Activities: (Conference, Workshop, Symposium..)

 

-   H.Beitollahi, G.Deconinck, " Overlay networks in dependability view," the 7th Sysmposium on Architecture and Compliers for Embedded Systems (ACES'07), Edegem, Belgium, September 17-18, 2007.

 

-  H.Beitollahi and S.G.Miremadi, "A Fault-tolerant Static scheduling Algorithm for Real-time Multiprocessor Systems", Proceedings of the 13th IEEE International Conference on Real-time Systems, RTS'05, Paris, France, April 5-6, 2005.

 

-  H.Beitollahi and S.G.Miremadi, "Performance Evaluation of Fault-Tolerant Scheduling Algorithms in Real-Time Multiprocessor Systems", Proceedings of the  IASTED International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Computing and Networks (PDCN’05), Innsbruck, Austria, February 2005.

-  H.Beitollahi and S.G.Miremadi, "Performance Analysis of Real-time Scheduling in Multiprocessor Systems", Proceedings of the 10th Annual Computer Society of Iran Computer Conference, Tehran, Iran, February 2005.