I am an Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, University of Tennessee @ Chattanooga, TN. I earned my Ph.D. from the Department of Computer Science, North Dakota State University.
Before joining the University of Tennessee, I worked in research and teaching as I granted a research and teaching assistantship from the Department of Computer Science in North Dakota State University. Through my Ph.D. I conducted research with Dr. Kendall Nygard (Major advisor) and Dr. Weiyi (Max) Zhang (Co-advisor) in Wireless Networks, Wireless Mesh Networks, Interference aware Channel Assignment and Survivability as well as Security and Privacy in Wireless Networks.