Assistant Professor of Computer Science; Global Network Assistant Professor of Computer Science, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences
Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
Education: MSc University of Bremen; PhD University of Bremen
Research Websites: Communication Networks Lab
Research Areas: Communication Networks, Wireless Networks, Cellular Communication, Congestion Control Protocols
Yasir Zaki received his MSc and PhD degrees in Communication and Information Technology from the University of Bremen in 2007 and 2012 respectively (graduating with honors). He worked at the Communication Networks group (ComNets) of the University of Bremen as a full-time research associate working on numerous European and Industrial projects.
In 2013, he joined New York University Abu Dhabi (NYUAD). Dr. Zaki has over 50 publications in the area of cellular communications and wireless network, his main research areas include future mobile communication, transport congestion control protocols, and improving the Internet/network performance in developing countries.
Yasir's research interests include communication networks, wireless networks, cellular communication, congestion control protocols, and enhancing web in developing regions.