Dr Bogdan Ghita
Profiles

Dr Bogdan Ghita

Associate Professor

School of Engineering, Computing and Mathematics (Faculty of Science and Engineering)

Bogdan can be contacted through arrangement with our Press Office, to speak to the media on these areas of expertise.
  • Computer networks
  • Wireless networks
  • Network performance

Associate Dean International, Faculty of Science and Engineering

Leader of network research within the Centre for Security, Communications, and Network research

Qualifications

1999-2004 PhD, "Performance Characterisation of IP Networks"
2001-2002 Postgraduate Certificate of Learning and Teaching in Higher Education (LTHE)
1993-1998 Diploma Engineer

Professional membership

MBCS (Member of British Computer Society), September 2005

Roles on external bodies

Reviewer for the UK-India Education and Research Cooperation Initiative, 2006
External examiner for Computer Networks BSc degree at North East Wales Institute of Higher Education (2006-)
External examiner for Computer Networks FdSc degree at University of Bedfordshire (2007-)

Teaching interests

 

Undergraduate teaching

  • COMP1002 - Cyber Security and Networks
  • COMP3011 - Ethical Hacking
  • CNET350SL - Network Monitoring

Postgraduate teaching

  • COMP5003 - Ethical Hacking

Staff serving as external examiners

2014 - Security Audit Compliance for Cloud Computing, Plymouth University (internal examiner)
2014 - The Holistic Optimisation of Packet Filters Across a Domain, Glyndwr University
2013 - Improving network performance through dynamic IP filtering techniques, Glyndwr University
2012 - Behaviour Profiling for Mobile Devices, Plymouth University (internal examiner)
2012 - Incident Prioritisation for Intrusion Response Systems, Plymouth University (internal examiner)
2012 - Multi-Dimensional-Personalization in online and offline contexts, Plymouth University (internal examiner)
2011 - Video Quality Prediction for Video over Wireless Access Networks (UMTS and WLAN), Plymouth University (internal examiner)
2011 - Improving Intrusion Prevention, Detection, and Response, Plymouth University (internal examiner)
2009 - Enhancement of Perceived Quality of Service for Voice over Internet Protocol Systems, PhD thesis, University of Plymouth (internal examiner), UK
2008 - An Adaptive Mobility and Quality Service Enabler for Streaming Applications over IP Multimedia Subsystem, PhD thesis, University of Glamorgan, UK
2007 - Estimating Long-Range Dependent Self-Similar Network Traffic: Performance Evaluation and Control, PhD thesis, North East Wales Institute, UK
2007 - A Two-Tier Intrusion Detection System for Mobile Ad Hoc Networks, PhD thesis, University of Plymouth (internal examiner), UK

Research interests

Performance measurement and evaluation for IP networks.
Performance modelling for TCP-based applications.
Network security.

Research degrees awarded to supervised students

  • Dr Leith Abed, Designing and implementing access control scheme in cloud computing (2019)
  • Dr Hind Al-Obaidi, Transparent Authentication Utilising Gait Recognition (2019)
  • Dr Sameer Al-Obaidi, Reducing power consumption using OFDM variants and other DSP data transmission techniques (2018)
  • Dr Markus Glaab, Integration of Vehicles into a Future Web of Services (2018)
  • Dr Michael Steinheimer, Automated solution for provisioning and optimisation of user composed services in Smart Grids and Smart Homes (2018)
  • Dr Thomas Mansfield, Data Communications for Navigation (2017, DoS)
  • Dr Hussain Alshamrani, Detecting IP prefix hijack events using BGP activity and AS connectivity analysis (2017, DoS)
  • Dr Taimur Bakhshi, User-Centric Traffic engineering in Software Defined Networks (2017, DoS)
  • Dr Patrick Wacht, Framework for Automated Functional Tests within Value-Added Service Environments (2016)
  • Dr Jims Marchang, Optimizing application performance with QoS support of Real-Time data for Ad-Hoc Networks (2016, DoS)
  • Dr Sandra Frei, Optimisation of Traffic Steering for Heterogeneous Mobile Networks (2015)
  • Dr Thomas Eichelmann, Automated continuous solution for the provisioning of value-added services in Next Generation Networks (2015)
  • Dr Armin Lehmann, Service composition based on SIP peer-to-peer networks (2014)Dr Frank Weber, Quality of Service optimisation framework for Next Generation Networks (2012)
  • Dr Chris Tucker, Performance Metrics for Network Intrusion Systems (2013)
  • Dr Mohamed Arabi, Improving Fairness and Utilisation in Ad Hoc Networks (2012)
  • Dr Mark Culverhouse, User-Centric Quality of Service Provisioning in IP Networks (2012)
  • Dr Andreas Diehl, Software Architecture for Data Storage Concepts within Future Mobile Telecommunication Systems (2008)
  • Dr Aruna Thakur, Feed forward controller for layered video coding (2007)
  • Grants & contracts

    Western Mortgage Limited consultancy project on IP Infrastructure Monitoring. 2006: £2500
    DTI Funded project into Behavioural Monitoring of Network Communications. 2007: £40,000
    France Telecom project on QoS Provisioning for IP Networks. 2007: £60,000

    Key publications

    Key publications are highlighted

    Journals
    Articles
    Dalezios N, Shiaeles S, Kolokotronis N & Ghita B 2020 'Digital forensics cloud log unification: Implementing CADF in Apache CloudStack' Journal of Information Security and Applications 54, 102555-102555 , DOI
    Hock D, Kappes M & Ghita B 2020 'Entropy-Based Metrics for Occupancy Detection Using Energy Demand' Entropy 22, (7) 731-731 , DOI
    Shala B, Trick U, Lehmann A, Ghita B & Shiaeles S 2020 'Blockchain and Trust for Secure, End-User-Based and Decentralized IoT Service Provision' IEEE Access 8, 119961-119979 , DOI
    Hock D, Kappes M & Ghita B 2019 'Using multiple data sources to detect manipulated electricity meter by an entropy-inspired metric' Sustainable Energy, Grids and Networks 21, 100290-100290 , DOI PEARL
    Oudah H, Ghita B, Bakhshi T, Alruban A & Walker DJ 2019 'Using Burstiness for Network Applications Classification' Journal of Computer Networks and Communications 2019, 1-10 , DOI PEARL
    Bendiab K, Shiaeles S, Boucherkha S & Ghita B 2019 'FCMDT: A novel fuzzy cognitive maps dynamic trust model for cloud federated identity management' Computers and Security 86, 270-290 , DOI PEARL
    Shala B, Trick U, Lehmann A, Ghita B & Shiaeles S 2019 'Novel trust consensus protocol and blockchain-based trust evaluation system for M2M application services' Internet of Things 7, 100058-100058 , DOI PEARL
    Panagiotou A, Ghita BV, Shiaeles S & Bendiab K 2019 'A machine-learning approach to Detect users' suspicious behaviour through the Facebook wall' CoRR abs/1910.14417,
    Steinheimer M, Trick U & Ghita B 2019 'Formal Application Description of Autonomous and Cooperative M2M Application Services' Journal of Communications 33-39 , DOI
    Steinheimer M, Trick U & Ghita BV 2019 'Formal Application Description of Autonomous and Cooperative M2M Application Services' J. Commun. 14, 33-39 PEARL
    Santos N, Lentini S, Grosso E, Ghita B & Masala G 2019 'Performance analysis of data fragmentation techniques on a cloud server' International Journal of Grid and Utility Computing 10, (4) 392-401 , DOI PEARL
    Alshathri S, Ghita B & Clarke N 2018 'Sharing with live migration energy optimization scheduler for cloud computing data centers' Future Internet 10, (9) , DOI
    Marchang J, Douglas R, Ghita B, Lancaster D & Sanders B 2018 'Dynamic Neighbour Aware Power-controlled MAC for Multi-hop Ad-hoc networks' Ad Hoc Networks 75-76, 119-134 , DOI PEARL
    Steinheimer M, Trick U, Fuhrmann W, Ghita B & Frick G 2017 'M2M Application Service Provision: An Autonomous and Decentralised Approach' Journal of Communications 12, (9) 489-498 , DOI
    Marchang J, Ghita B & Lancaster D 2017 'Location based transmission using a neighbour aware with optimized EIFS MAC for ad hoc networks' Ad Hoc Networks 63, 62-78 , DOI PEARL
    Mansfield TO, Ghita BV & Ambroze MA 2017 'Signals of opportunity geolocation methods for urban and indoor environments' Annals of Telecommunications 72, (3-4) 145-155 , DOI PEARL
    Bakhshi T & Ghita B 2016 'On Internet Traffic Classification: A Two-Phased Machine Learning Approach' Journal of Computer Networks and Communications 2016, 1-21 , DOI PEARL
    Bakhshi T & Ghita BV 2016 'On Internet Traffic Classification: A Two-Phased Machine Learning Approach' J. Comput. Networks Commun. 2016, 2048302:1-2048302:1
    Glaab M, Fuhrmann W, Wietzke J & Ghita B 2015 'Toward enhanced data exchange capabilities for the oneM2M service platform' IEEE Communications Magazine 53, (12) 42-50 , DOI PEARL
    Tucker CJ, Furnell SM, Ghita BV & Brooke PJ 2007 'A new taxonomy for comparing intrusion detection systems' Internet Research 17, (1) 88-98
    Furnell S & Ghita B 2006 'Usability pitfalls in Wireless LAN security' Network Security 2006, 4 - 8-4 - 8 Publisher Site , DOI
    Ghita BV, Furnell SM, Lines BM & Ifeachor EC 2003 'Endpoint study of Internet paths and Web pages transfers' Campus-Wide Information Systems 20, 90-97
    Ngini CU, Furnell SM & Ghita BV 2002 'Assessing the global accessibility of the Internet' INTERNET RESEARCH-ELECTRONIC NETWORKING APPLICATIONS AND POLICY 12, (4) 329-338 Author Site , DOI
    Ngini CU, Furnell SM & Ghita BV 2002 'Assessing the global accessibility of the Internet' Internet Research-Electronic Networking Applications and Policy 12, (4) 329-338
    Ghita BV, Furnell SM, Lines BM, Le-Foll D & Ifeachor EC 2001 'Network quality of service monitoring for IP telephony' Internet Research-Electronic Networking Applications and Policy 11, (1) 26-34
    Talal E, Ghita BV & Wang X 0 'DSP-based bottleneck bandwidth estimation' Simulation Modelling Practice and Theory 17, (3) 538-547 , DOI
    Chapters
    Shala B, Trick U, Lehmann A, Ghita B & Shiaeles S 2020 'Synergy of Trust, Blockchain and Smart Contracts for Optimization of Decentralized IoT Service Platforms' Advanced Information Networking and Applications Springer International Publishing 547-558 , DOI
    Shala B, Trick U, Lehmann A, Ghita B & Shiaeles S 2018 'Blockchain-Based Trust Communities for Decentralized M2M Application Services' Advances on P2P, Parallel, Grid, Cloud and Internet Computing Springer International Publishing 62-73 , DOI
    Conference Papers
    Koutsouvelis V, Shiaeles S, Ghita B & Bendiab G 2020 'Detection of Insider Threats using Artificial Intelligence and Visualisation' 2020 6th IEEE International Conference on Network Softwarization (NetSoft) 6-/-0/20207-/-0/2020IEEE , DOI
    Reich O, Hubner E, Ghita B, Wagner M & Schafer J 2020 'Bluetooth Performance Evaluation based on Notify for Real-time Body-Area Sensor Networks' 2020 IEEE International Workshop on Metrology for Industry 4.0 & IoT (MetroInd4.0&IoT) 6-/-0/20206-/-0/2020IEEE , DOI
    Reich O, Hubner E, Ghita B, Wagner MF & Schafer J 2020 'A Survey Investigating the Combination and Number of IMUs on the Human Body Used for Detecting Activities and Human Tracking' 2020 World Conference on Computing and Communication Technologies (WCCCT) 5-/-0/20205-/-0/2020IEEE , DOI
    Tchinda AP, Frick G, Trick U, Lehmann A & Ghita B 2020 'High Throughput WMN for the Communication in Disaster Scenario' 2020 World Conference on Computing and Communication Technologies (WCCCT) 5-/-0/20205-/-0/2020IEEE , DOI
    Frick G, Tchinda AP, Trick U, Lehmann A & Ghita B 2020 'Possible Challenges and Appropriate Measures for a Resilient WMN-Based Disaster Network' 2020 World Conference on Computing and Communication Technologies (WCCCT) 5-/-0/20205-/-0/2020IEEE , DOI
    Shala B, Trick U, Lehmann A, Ghita B & Shiaeles S 2020 'Distributed ledger technology for trust management optimisation in M2M' 93-98
    Frick G, Tchinda AP, Shala B, Trick U, Lehmann A & Ghita B 2019 'Requirements for a Distributed NFV Orchestration in a WMN-Based Disaster Network' 2019 International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies for Disaster Management (ICT-DM) 2-/-1/20192-/-1/2019IEEE , DOI
    Shala B, Trick U, Lehmann A, Ghita B & Shiaeles S 2019 'Trusted, Decentralized and Blockchain-Based M2M Application Service Provision' in Barolli L; Hellinckx P; Enokido T Cham Springer International Publishing 210-221
    Al-Issa AE, Bentaleb A, Barakabitze AA, Zinner T & Ghita B 2019 'Bandwidth Prediction Schemes for Defining Bitrate Levels in SDN-enabled Adaptive Streaming' 2019 15th International Conference on Network and Service Management (CNSM) 0-/-1/20190-/-1/2019IEEE , DOI
    Santos NL, Ghita B & Masala GL 2019 'Enhancing Data Security in Cloud using Random Pattern Fragmentation and a Distributed NoSQL Database' 2019 IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man and Cybernetics (SMC) 0-/-1/20190-/-1/2019IEEE , DOI
    Frick G, Tchinda AP, Trick U, Lehmann A & Ghita B 2019 'NFV Resource Advertisement and Discovery Protocol for a Distributed NFV Orchestration in a WMN-based Disaster Network' 2019 International Conference on Software, Telecommunications and Computer Networks (SoftCOM) 9-/-0/20199-/-0/2019IEEE , DOI
    Al-Saadi M, Ghita BV, Shiaeles S & Sarigiannidis P 2019 'A novel approach for performance-based clustering and management of network traffic flows' 2019 15th International Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC) 6-/-0/20196-/-0/2019IEEE , DOI
    Constantinides C, Shiaeles S, Ghita B & Kolokotronis N 2019 'A Novel Online Incremental Learning Intrusion Prevention System' 2019 10th IFIP International Conference on New Technologies, Mobility and Security (NTMS) 6-/-0/20196-/-0/2019IEEE , DOI
    Shaman F, Ghita B, Clarke N & Alruban A 2019 'User Profiling Based on Application-Level Using Network Metadata' 2019 7th International Symposium on Digital Forensics and Security (ISDFS) 6-/-0/20196-/-0/2019IEEE , DOI PEARL
    Siracusano M, Shiaeles S & Ghita B 2019 'Detection of LDDoS Attacks Based on TCP Connection Parameters' 2018 Global Information Infrastructure and Networking Symposium (GIIS) 0-/-1/20180-/-1/2018IEEE , DOI PEARL
    Al-Issa AE, Bentaleb A, Zinner T, Mkwawa I-H & Ghita B 2019 'BBGDASH: A Max-Min Bounded Bitrate Guidance for SDN Enabled Adaptive Video Streaming' 2019 22nd Conference on Innovation in Clouds, Internet and Networks and Workshops (ICIN) 2-/-0/20192-/-0/2019IEEE , DOI
    Yaseen Y & Ghita B 2019 'Willingness Impact to the PAR Optimisation of R-users Community using EMS' 5th International Conference on Power and Energy Systems Engineering (CPESE 2018) Elsevier 315-320 , DOI
    Oudah H, Ghita B & Bakhshi T 2019 'A Novel Features Set for Internet Traffic Classification using Burstiness' 5th International Conference on Information Systems Security and Privacy 2-/-0/20192-/-0/2019SCITEPRESS - Science and Technology Publications , DOI
    Panagiotou A, Ghita B, Shiaeles S & Bendiab K 2019 'FaceWallGraph: Using Machine Learning for Profiling User Behaviour from Facebook Wall' Springer International Publishing 125-134 , DOI
    Shire R, Shiaeles S, Bendiab K, Ghita B & Kolokotronis N 2019 'Malware Squid: A Novel IoT Malware Traffic Analysis Framework Using Convolutional Neural Network and Binary Visualisation' Springer International Publishing 65-76 , DOI
    Abed L, Clarke N, Ghita B & Alruban A 2019 'Securing Cloud Storage by Transparent Biometric Cryptography' Springer International Publishing 97-108 , DOI
    Ali M, Shiaeles S, Papadaki M & Ghita BV 2018 'Agent-based Vs Agent-less Sandbox for Dynamic Behavioral Analysis' 2018 Global Information Infrastructure and Networking Symposium (GIIS) 0-/-1/20180-/-1/2018IEEE , DOI PEARL
    Khambari N & Ghita B 2018 'QoE Enhancements for Video Traffic in Wireless Networks through Selective Packet Drops' Springer Singapore 295-304 , DOI
    Frick G, Tchinda AP, Trick U, Lehmann A, Frick G, Tchinda AP & Ghita B 2018 'Distributed NFV Orchestration in a WMN-Based Disaster Network' 2018 Tenth International Conference on Ubiquitous and Future Networks (ICUFN) 7-/-0/20187-/-0/2018IEEE , DOI
    Shala B, Trick U, Lehmann A, Shala B, Ghita B & Shiaeles S 2018 'Trust-Based Composition of M2M Application Services' 2018 Tenth International Conference on Ubiquitous and Future Networks (ICUFN) 7-/-0/20187-/-0/2018IEEE , DOI
    Hock D, Kappes M & Ghita B 2018 'Non-Intrusive Appliance Load Monitoring using Genetic Algorithms' IOP Publishing 012003-012003 , DOI PEARL
    Al-Obaidi H, Li F, Clarke N, Ghita B & Ketab S 2018 'A multi-algorithmic approach for gait recognition' 20-28
    Ali M, Shiaeles S, Papadaki M & Ghita BV 2018 'Agent-based Vs Agent-less Sandbox for Dynamic Behavioral Analysis' IEEE 1-5 Publisher Site
    Siracusano M, Shiaeles S & Ghita BV 2018 'Detection of LDDoS Attacks Based on TCP Connection Parameters' IEEE 1-6 Publisher Site
    Ghita B, Bakhshi T & IEEE 2018 'Internet of Profiling - Traffic, Users and Applications' 27-32
    Bakhshi T & Ghita B 2017 'Towards dynamic network policy composition and conflict resolution in software defined networking' 2017 International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies (ICICT) 2-/-1/20172-/-1/2017IEEE , DOI
    Tchinda AP, Frick G, Trick U, Lehmann A, Tchinda AP & Ghita B 2017 'Performance analysis of WMN routing protocols for disaster networks' 2017 IEEE Symposium on Communications and Vehicular Technology (SCVT) 1-/-1/20171-/-1/2017IEEE , DOI PEARL
    Khambari N, Ghita B & Sun L 2017 'QoE-driven video enhancements in wireless networks through predictive packet drops' 2017 IEEE 13th International Conference on Wireless and Mobile Computing, Networking and Communications (WiMob) 0-/-1/20170-/-1/2017IEEE , DOI
    Dawood M, Fuhrmann W & Ghita BV 2017 'Assay of IP mobility management in SDN based mobile network architecture' 2017 Internet Technologies and Applications (ITA) 9-/-0/20179-/-0/2017IEEE , DOI PEARL
    Shala B, Wacht P, Trick U, Lehmann A, Shala B, Ghita B & Shiaeles S 2017 'Automated functional testing of P2P-based M2M applications' 2017 Internet Technologies and Applications (ITA) 9-/-0/20179-/-0/2017IEEE , DOI
    Steinheimer M, Trick U, Steinheimer M, Ghita B & Fuhrmann W 2017 'Autonomous decentralised M2M application service provision' 2017 Internet Technologies and Applications (ITA) 9-/-0/20179-/-0/2017IEEE , DOI
    Shala B, Wacht P, Trick U, Lehmann A, Shala B, Ghita B & Shiaeles S 2017 'Ensuring trustworthiness for P2P-based M2M applications' 2017 Internet Technologies and Applications (ITA) 9-/-0/20179-/-0/2017IEEE , DOI
    Yaseen Y & Ghita B 2017 'Peak-to-average reduction by community-based DSM' 2017 IEEE International Conference on Smart Energy Grid Engineering (SEGE) 8-/-0/20178-/-0/2017IEEE , DOI
    Shala B, Wacht P, Trick U, Lehmann A, Ghita B & Shiaeles S 2017 'Trust Integration for Security Optimisation in P2P-Based M2M Applications' 2017 IEEE Trustcom/BigDataSE/ICESS 8-/-0/20178-/-0/2017IEEE , DOI
    Steinheimer M, Trick U, Steinheimer M, Ghita B & Fuhrmann W 2017 'Decentralised system architecture for autonomous and cooperative M2M application service provision' 2017 IEEE International Conference on Smart Grid and Smart Cities (ICSGSC) 7-/-0/20177-/-0/2017IEEE , DOI
    Shala B, Wacht P, Trick U, Lehmann A, Shala B, Ghita B & Shiaeles S 2017 'Framework for automated functional testing of P2P-based M2M applications' 2017 Ninth International Conference on Ubiquitous and Future Networks (ICUFN) 7-/-0/20177-/-0/2017IEEE , DOI
    Vijay Y & Ghita BV 2017 'Evaluating cloud computing scheduling algorithms under different environment and scenarios' 2017 8th International Conference on Computing, Communication and Networking Technologies (ICCCNT) 7-/-0/20177-/-0/2017IEEE , DOI
    Al-Obaidi S, Ambroze M, Outram N & Ghita B 2017 'Bit precision and Cyclic prefix effect on OFDM Power Consumption Estimation' the 5th International Conference 2-/-0/20172-/-0/2017ACM Press , DOI PEARL
    Bakhshi T & Ghita B 2016 'User-Centric Network Provisioning in Software Defined Data Center Environment' 2016 IEEE 41st Conference on Local Computer Networks (LCN) 1-/-1/20161-/-1/2016IEEE , DOI
    Bakhshi T & Ghita B 2016 'OpenFlow-enabled user traffic profiling in campus software defined networks' 2016 IEEE 12th International Conference on Wireless and Mobile Computing, Networking and Communications (WiMob) 0-/-1/20160-/-1/2016IEEE , DOI
    Alshamrani H & Ghita B 2016 'IP prefix hijack detection using BGP connectivity monitoring' 2016 IEEE 17th International Conference on High Performance Switching and Routing (HPSR) 6-/-0/20166-/-0/2016IEEE , DOI
    Alshamrani H & Ghita B 2016 'IP Prefix Hijack Detection Using BGP Attack Signatures and Connectivity Tracking' 2016 International Conference on Software Networking (ICSN) 5-/-0/20165-/-0/2016IEEE , DOI
    Bakhshi T & Ghita B 2016 'User-centric traffic optimization in residential software defined networks' 2016 23rd International Conference on Telecommunications (ICT) 5-/-0/20165-/-0/2016IEEE , DOI
    Bakhshi T & Ghita B 2016 'Traffic Profiling: Evaluating Stability in Multi-device User Environments' 2016 30th International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications Workshops (WAINA) 3-/-0/20163-/-0/2016IEEE , DOI
    Hock D, Kappes M & Ghita B 2016 'A Pre-clustering Method To Improve Anomaly Detection' International Conference on Security and Cryptography 7-/-0/20167-/-0/2016SCITEPRESS - Science and Technology Publications , DOI
    Alshamrani H & Ghita B 2016 'Improving IP Prefix Hijacking Detection by Tracing Hijack Fingerprints and Verifying Them through RIR Databases' International Conference on Data Communication Networking 7-/-0/20167-/-0/2016SCITEPRESS - Science and Technology Publications , DOI
    Al-Obaidi S, Ambroze M, Ghita B, Giakoumidis E & Tsokanos A 2016 'A review on power consumption reduction techniques on OFDM' 3-8
    Dawood M, Fuhrmann W & Ghita BV 2016 'Assay of multipath TCP for session continuity in distributed mobility management' 141-146
    Wacht P, Trick U, Fuhrmann W & Ghita B 2016 'Efficient test case derivation from statecharts-based models' 127-132
    2016 'Eleventh International Network Conference, INC 2016, Frankfurt, Germany, July 19-21, 2016. Proceedings' in Alekseev S; Dowland P; Ghita BV; Schneider O Plymouth University
    Marchang J, Ghita B & Lancaster D 2016 'Location Based Transmission Using a Neighbour Aware-Cross Layer MAC for Ad Hoc Networks' Springer International Publishing 15-27 , DOI
    Frank H, Fuhrmann W & Ghita B 2016 'Mobile Edge Computing: Requirements for powerful mobile near real-time applications' 63-66
    Steinheimer M, Trick U, Fuhrmann W & Ghita B 2016 'P2P-based M2M community applications' 115-120
    Ghita B & Trick U 2016 'Preface'
    Khambari N, Ghita B, Lancaster D & Sun L 2016 'QoE enhancements in IEEE 802.11e EDCA for video transmission through selective queueing' 85-90
    Alshamrani H, Ghita B & Lancaster D 2015 'Detecting IP prefix hijacking using data reduction-based and Binary Search Algorithm' 2015 Internet Technologies and Applications (ITA) 9-/-0/20159-/-0/2015IEEE , DOI
    Glaab M, Fuhrmann W, Wietzke J & Ghita B 2015 'Enhanced data exchange capabilities for M2M applications' 2015 Internet Technologies and Applications (ITA) 9-/-0/20159-/-0/2015IEEE , DOI
    Steinheimer M, Trick U, Ghita B & Fuhrmann W 2015 'P2P based service provisioning in M2M networks' 2015 Internet Technologies and Applications (ITA) 9-/-0/20159-/-0/2015IEEE , DOI
    Fuhrmann W, Dawood M & Ghita BV 2015 'Prospects for TV White Space access in the Evolved Packet Core environment' 2015 Internet Technologies and Applications (ITA) 9-/-0/20159-/-0/2015IEEE , DOI
    Bakhshi T & Ghita B 2015 'User traffic profiling' 2015 Internet Technologies and Applications (ITA) 9-/-0/20159-/-0/2015IEEE , DOI
    Marchang J, Ghita B & Lancaster D 2015 'Queue utilization with hop based enhanced arbitrary inter frame spacing MAC for saturated ad HOC networks' 2015 14th Annual Mediterranean Ad Hoc Networking Workshop (MED-HOC-NET) 6-/-0/20156-/-0/2015IEEE , DOI
    Marchang J, Ghita B & Lancaster D 2015 'Dynamic queue utilization based MAC for multi-hop Ad Hoc networks'
    Marchang J, Ghita B & Lancaster D 2015 'Dynamic Queue Utilization Based MAC for multi-hop Ad Hoc networks' 25-32
    Bakhshi T & Ghita B 2015 'User Traffic Profiling In a Software Defined Networking Context' 91-97
    Glaab M, Fuhrmann W, Wietzke J & Ghita BV 2014 'A M2M-based automotive service delivery platform for distributed vehicular applications' 35-45
    Mansfield TO, Ghita BV & Ambroze MA 2014 'Achieving improved network subscriber geo-location' 107-116
    Dawood M, Fuhrmann W & Ghita BV 2014 'Assay of white space technology standards for vehicular cognitive access' 23-33
    2014 'Tenth International Network Conference, INC 2014, Plymouth, UK, July 8-10, 2014. Proceedings' in Dowland P; Furnell S; Ghita BV Plymouth University
    Marchang J, Ghita B & Lancaster D 2013 'Hop-Based dynamic fair scheduler for wireless Ad-Hoc networks' 2013 IEEE International Conference on Advanced Networks and Telecommuncations Systems (ANTS) 2-/-1/20132-/-1/2013IEEE , DOI
    Wacht P, Trick U, Fuhrmann W & Ghita B 2013 'A new service description for communication services as basis for automated functional testing' 2013 Second International Conference on Future Generation Communication Technologies (FGCT) 1-/-1/20131-/-1/2013IEEE , DOI
    Steinheimer M, Trick U, Fuhrmann W, Steinheimer M & Ghita B 2013 'P2p-based community concept for M2M applications' 2013 Second International Conference on Future Generation Communication Technology (FGCT) 1-/-1/20131-/-1/2013IEEE , DOI
    Frei S, Fuhrmann W & Ghita B 2013 'Generic Real-Time Traffic Distribution Framework: Black Rider' 2013 22nd International Conference on Computer Communication and Networks (ICCCN 2013) 7-/-0/20138-/-0/2013IEEE , DOI
    Frei S, Fuhrmann WF & Ghita BV 2013 'Framework for Generic Context- and Policy-Based Traffic Distribution in Heterogeneous Wireless Networks: Black Rider' in Barolli L; Xhafa F; Takizawa M; Enokido T; Hsu H-H IEEE Computer Society 534-541 Publisher Site , DOI
    Steinheimer M, Trick U, Ruhrig P, Fuhrmann W & Ghita B 2013 'LOAD REDUCTION IN DISTRIBUTION NETWORKS THROUGH P2P NETWORKED ENERGY-COMMUNITY' 90-97
    Goetzelmann M 2012 'Space Data Routers for the Exploitation of Space Data' SpaceOps 2012 American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics , DOI
    Clarke N, Katos V, Menesidou SA, Ghita B & Furnell S 2012 'A novel security architecture for a space-data DTN' Springer Berlin/Heidelberg 342-349
    Frei S, Fuhrmann WF, Rinkel A & Ghita BV 2012 'Prospects for WLAN in the Evolved Packet Core Environment' in Levi A; Badra M; Cesana M; Ghassemian M; Gürbüz Ö; Jabeur N; Klonowski M; Maña A; Sargento S; Zeadally S IEEE 1-5 Publisher Site
    Lehmann A, Trick U, Fuhrmann W & Ghita B 2011 'A new service description language as basis for service composition in SIP-based peer-to-peer infrastructures' 1 -8-1 -8 , DOI
    Arabi M & Ghita B 2011 'Transmission rate control through MAC layer acknowledgements feedback' 1 -7-1 -7 , DOI
    Culverhouse ME, Ghita BV & Reynolds P 2011 'User-centric quality of service provisioning' 35 -41-35 -41 , DOI
    Wacht P, Eichelmann T, Lehmann A, Fuhrmann W, Trick U & Ghita BV 2011 'A New Approach to Model a Formalised Description of a Communication Service for the Purpose of Functional Testing' 262-269-262-269
    Eichelmann T, Fuhrmann W, Trick U & Ghita BV 2011 'Discussion on a Framework and its Service Structures for generating JSLEE based Value-Added Services' 169-177-169-177
    Frei S, Fuhrmann W, Rinkel A & Ghita BV 2011 'EPS QoS Enforcement on Layer 3 with Diffserv' 199-204-199-204
    Arabi M & Ghita BV 2011 'Improving Fairness in Ad Hoc Networks Based on Neighbour’s Transmission Rate' 292-299-292-299
    Frei S, Fuhrmann W, Rinkel A & Ghita BV 2011 'Improvements to Inter System Handover in the EPC Environment' 1 -5-1 -5 , DOI
    Frei S, Fuhrmann W, Rinkel A & Ghita BV 2011 'Improvements to Inter System Handover in the EPC Environment' New Technologies, Mobility and Security (NTMS), 2011 4th IFIP International Conference on 1-5
    Culverhouse ME, Ghita BV, Reynolds P & Wang X 2010 'Optimising Quality of Service through the controlled aggregation of traffic' 1 -7-1 -7
    Arabi M, Ghita B & Wang X 2010 'Improving Fairness in Ad Hoc Networks through Collision Rate Control' 51-59
    Ulliac A & Ghita BV 2010 'Non-intrusive Identification of Peer-to-Peer Traffic' Communication Theory, Reliability, and Quality of Service (CTRQ), 2010 Third International Conference on 116-121
    Culverhouse ME, Ghita BV, Reynolds P & Wang X 2010 'Optimising Quality of Service through the controlled aggregation of traffic' Internet Technology and Secured Transactions (ICITST), 2010 International Conference for 1-7
    Weber F, Fuhrmann W, Trick U, Bleimann U & Ghita B 2009 'AI-based QoS profiling for NGN user terminals' 539-548
    Frei S, Fuhrmann W, Rinkel A & Ghita B 2009 'Reference architecture for end-to-end QoS in heterogeneous wireless network environments' 630-639
    Dini P, Meadows C, Roing J, Falk R, Goudalo W, Harkins D, Jiang D, Chen EY, Ghita B & Gritzalis S 2009 'Preface: SECURWARE 2009'
    Cunningham S, Grout V & Ghita BV 2009 'A Sample of Consumer Wi-Fi Use #x00026; Security in the UK' 386 -390-386 -390 , DOI
    Cunningham S, Grout V, Ghita BV & IEEE 2009 'A Sample of Consumer Wi-Fi Use & Security in the UK' 386-+ , DOI
    2008 'Preface' 2008 Second International Conference on Emerging Security Information, Systems and Technologies 8-/-0/20088-/-0/2008IEEE , DOI
    Weber F, Fuhrmann W, Trick U, Bleimann U & Ghita B 2008 'A framework for improved QoS evaluation and control in SIP-based NGN' 27-37
    Ghita B & Furnell S 2008 'Neural network estimation of TCP performance' 53-58
    Culverhouse ME & Ghita BV 2007 'Quality of service monitoring and accounting' 292-300
    Tucker CJ, Furnell SM, Ghita BV & Brooke PJ 2007 'A new taxonomy for comparing intrusion detection systems' 88-98 , DOI
    Edwan T, Ghita BV & Wang X 2007 'Bottleneck Bandwidth Estimation Using Frequency Analysis' IEEE 1204-1209 Publisher Site
    Tarr AJ & Ghita BV 2007 'Preemptive retransmission - Improving the performance of short-lived TCP connections' Proceedings of the Sixth Iasted International Conference on Communication Systems and Networks 63-68
    Ghita B, Furnell S, Lines B & Ifeachor E 2005 'TCP performance estimation using neural networks modelling'
    Ghita BV, Furnell S, Lines BM & Ifeachor EC 2002 'Endpoint study of Internet paths and web pages transfers' in Furnell S; Dowland PS University of Plymouth 261-270
    Ghita BV, Furnell SM, Lines BM, Le-Foll D & Ifeachor EC 2001 'Network quality of service monitoring for IP telephony' 26-34 , DOI
    Ghita BV 0 'A Bootstrap Mechanism for NGN QoS Profiling' International Networking Conference (INC) Heidelberg, Germany 7-/-0/20107-/-0/2010
    Weber F, Fuhrmann W, Trick U & Ghita BV 0 'Enhanced Concept of the TeamCom SCE for Automated Generated Services Based on JSLEE' International Networking Conference (INC) Heidelberg, Germany 7-/-0/20107-/-0/201075-84
    Frei S, Fuhrmann W, Rinkel A & Ghita BV 0 'Signalling Effort Evaluation of Mobility Protocols within Evolved Packet Core Network' International Networking Conference (INC) Heidelberg 7-/-0/20107-/-0/201099-108
    Tucker C, Furnell SM, Ghita BV & Brooke PJ 0 'A New Taxonomy for Intrusion Detection' Proceedings of the Sixth International Network Conference (INC2006), Plymouth, UK 7-/-0/20067-/-0/2006253-260
    Diehl A, Soler J, Fuhrmann W, Bleimann U, Reynolds PL & Ghita BV 0 'New Architecture for a Centralized Next Generation Profile Register in Future Mobile Telecommunication Networks' Proceedings of the Sixth International Network Conference (INC2006), Plymouth, UK 7-/-0/20067-/-0/2006307-314
    Salama E, Ghita BV & Furnell SM 0 'HTTP-Aware Anonymisation of Packet Traces' Proceedings of the First International Conference on Internet Technologies and Applications, Wrexham, UK 9-/-0/20059-/-0/2005421-431
    Patents
    0 Method for Evaluating the Bandwidth of a Digital Link. WO2004086678

    Reports & invited lectures

    "Watching the internet - from numbers to images", Keynote Lecture, Third International Conference on Usability Engineering, University of Oviedo, Spain, 20 May 2008.
    "Evolution and trends in network monitoring", Invited Speech, JDSU, Plymouth, UK, 11 October 2006
    "Network Monitoring - from ping to present", Keynote Speech, 11th Conference on Human Computer Interaction, Oviedo, Spain, 22-24 March 2006

    Links

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