Boubakr Nour

Ph.D. in Computer Science, Beijing Institute of Technology
Room 109, Information Building
5 South Zhongguancun Street, Haidian Dist.,
Beijing, China 100081
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Boubakr Nour [GS'17, M'20] received his Ph.D. in Computer Science & Technology at Beijing Institute of Technology, Beijing, China. Previously, he received both M.Sc. and B.Sc. degrees with distinction in Computer Science from Djillali Liabes University, Sidi Bel Abbes, Algeria, in 2016, and 2014 respectively. Also, he has been a visiting researcher at Paris Descartes University, Paris, France, in 2016.

Dr. Nour received the Best Paper Award of the IEEE GLOBECOM in 2018, and won the Excellent Student Award at the Beijing Institute of Technology in 2017, 2018, and 2019, consecutively.

Dr. Nour is an active IEEE member and serving several reputed conferences and journals as a TPC and Reviewer respectively, including IEEE Communications Magazine, Internet of Things Journal, IEEE Transactions on Services Computing, IEEE GLOBECOM, IEEE ICC, and IEEE VTC. Dr. Nour's research interests include Next-Generation Networking and Internet, Information-Centric Networking (ICN), Named Data Networks (NDN), Mobile/Edge Computing, Internet of Things (IoT), and Wireless Sensor Networks.


Sep 2016
Jul 2020

Beijing Institute of Technology, Beijing, China
Ph.D., Computer Science and Technology,
Dissertation: “ICN Communication Optimization for Internet of Things
Keywords: Information-Centric Networking, Named Data Networking, Internet of Things
Dissertation Advisor: Prof. Fan Li

Sep 2014
Jul 2016

Djillali Liabes University of Sidi Bel Abbes, Algeria
M.Sc., with distinction (highest honor), Computer Science,
Field: Networks, Systems & Information Security
Dissertation: “A New Behavioral-based Forwarding to Secure MAC Layer against Unknown Unicast Flooding Attacks
Dissertation Advisor: Dr. Sofiane Boukli-Hacene

Sep 2011
Jul 2014

Djillali Liabes University of Sidi Bel Abbes, Algeria
B.Sc., with distinction (highest honor), Computer Science,
Field: Computer Networking
Dissertation: “Realization of Secure Trivial File Transfer Protocol
Advisor: Dr. Sihem Aissaoui

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Work Experience & Positions

March 2016

Visiting Researcher
Laboratory of Informatics Paris Descartes, Paris, France
Paris Descartes University
Supervisor: Dr. Hassine Moungla
Main Research:
■ Layer 2 Networks Security
■ Prediction of Link-Quality Estimators
■ Internet of Things (IoT) through IPv6


Network Consultant & Cisco Instructor
ICT-Towers (Cisco Learning Partner), Sidi Bel Abbes, Algeria
Main Research:
■ Deliver Cisco trainings
■ Prepare and deliver customized trainings
■ Technical responses to tenders and solutions deployment
■ Prepare and deliver technical presentations and workshops

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