Ali Balador is currently a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at SICS Swedish ICT Västerås AB. He graduated with honours in Computer Engineering at the Islamic Azad University (Iran) in 2010. He received his Ph.D. degree in Informatics from the Technical University of Valencia in 2016. He has published his research works in international journals and conferences, such as International Journal of Ad Hoc and Ubiquitous Computing (IJAHUC), Journal of IETE Technical Review, IEEE PIMRC 2016, IEEE VTC2015-Fall, IEEE CCNC 2015. He was a visiting researcher at Halmstad University in Sweden, and the National Institute of Informatics (NII) in Japan.
Services to the Research Community
vehicles in mines), Role: Internal Project Manager, Abstract: SafePos 2 is a national funded project that aims to increase the possibility for positioning and connectivity for use in manual or remote controlled fire and rescue operations in complex underground structures. Duration: September 2016–September 2018.
Smart@CarPhone (Toward Seamless Smartphone and Vehicle Integration to Connect Drivers with Sensors and the Environment in a Holistic Service-Oriented Architecture), Role: Communication Technologies Expert, Abstract: The overall objective the project is to achieve a seamless integration between vehicles and smartphones devices, allowing to sense data from inside the vehicle and the outside environment, and build upon that data to provide the end user with a full set of ITS mobility solutions. Duration: May 2015–May 2018.
His research interests include wireless networks, network simulation, vehicular ad-hoc networks, and MAC layer protocols.
A reliable token-based MAC protocol for delay sensitive platooning applications (Sep 2015) Ali Balador, Annette Böhm , Elisabeth Uhlemann, Carlos T. Calafate , Juan-Carlos Cano IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC2015-Fall)