Sajid Hussain, Ph.D.


Dr. Sajid Hussain is a Associate Professor of Computer Science at Fisk University since 2010. He is an Associate Professor in the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science at Fisk University since 2009. He worked as Associate Professor and Assistant Professor in the Jodrey School of Computer Science, Acadia University, Canada, 2005-09. He received Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Manitoba, Canada, 2004.

He has published more than 70 refereed journal, conference, and workshop papers. His research is financially supported by several grants and contracts, such as NSF, UNCF/Google, NSERC, NRC, AIF/ACOA, and NSHRF. He has co-organized several journal special issues, conferences, and workshops. He has served on many technical program committees and reviewed papers for several journals. He is a senior member of IEEE.


Dr. Hussain is investigating energy advanced algorithms, efficient communication protocols and security techniques for mobile, ubiquitous, and pervasive applications. He is interested in bioinformatics, smart homes, telehealth, and industry automation. He is also interested in e-commerce and mobile-commerce applications.


Sajid Hussain’s Google Scholar profile:

  1. Sajid Hussain, Anjola Olayemi, and Sang-Soo. Yeo, “Genetic algorithm for effective open port selection for a web filter,” Journal of Personal and Ubiquitous Computing (ISI/SCIE), Springer, pp. 1-6, 2012,
  2. Wenzhong Guo, Naixue Xiong, Han-Chieh Chao, Sajid Hussain, and Guolong Chen, “Design and analysis of self-adapted task scheduling strategies in wireless sensor networks,” Sensors (ISI/SCIE), 11(7), pp. 6533-6554, 2011