Theme 4: Network Security

Theme Leader: Dr. Sherman Shen, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Waterloo

Research will address security issues related to:

  • ┬áIEEE802.16 network as standalone, as well as interconnected with other networks (e.g. IEEE 802.11s, DSRC based vehicular networks, WiFi, IEEE802.15)
  • Security needs of considered sensor applications / services
  • Development of security technology enhancements required to satisfy the specific requirements, the sensor applications/services have
Theme 4 Research Projects:
  • Threat analysis: Project Leaders Dr. Sherman Shen and Dr. Pin-Han Ho, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Waterloo
  • User authentication, its location privacy and anonymity: Project Leader Dr. Azzedine Boukerche, SITE, University of Ottawa
  • Secure, Authenticated Broadcast protocols: Project Leader Dr. Pin-Han Ho, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Waterloo
  • Development of suitable, practical, side-channel resistant cryptographic solutions: Project Leaders Dr. Ali Miri and Dr. Carlisle Adams, SITE, University of Ottawa

ontario

WiSense is supported by a grant from the Government of Ontario. Click HERE to visit the website of the Ministry of Economic Development and Innovation.

uoo

University of Ottawa is the Lead Institution managing the WiSense Project