Education: PhD or Doctorate
Affiliation: Botswana Int’l University of Science & Technology (BIUST), Botswana.
Domain of Research: Technology Trends,Intelligent Systems,Artificial Intelligence,Communication,Security,Electronics,3G/4G Network Evolutions,Artificial Intelligence,Artificial Neural Networks,Cloud Computing,Cognitive Radio,Communication Protocols,Cyber Security,Digital Circuits,Facial and Object Recognition,Fuzzy Logic,Health care Systems,Image Processing,Internet Security,Mobile Adhoc Networks,Neural Networks,Satellite Communication Systems,Secure Protocols,Speech Recognition,Wireless/ Mobile Applications
Biography: Frank Ibikunle, PhD. is a Professor of Telecommunications Engineering/ICT. He is the Head of the Department of Electrical, Electronic and Telecommunications Engineering of Botswana International University of Science and Technology (BIUST), Botswana. He received his first degree in Electrical/Electronic Engineering and won a Scholarship award to study abroad for his PhD degree in Information and Telecommunications Engineering. He has 26 years of practical working experience in the Telecommunications/ICT industries before joining the academic. He lectured at Covenant University in the Electrical and Information Engineering Department of the College of Science and Technology, Nigeria, where he started his academic career some years ago. His areas of research are in Mobile and Broadband Wireless Access Technologies (i.e. OFDMA, MIMO, Satellite, WiFi/WiMAX & 2G/3G/LTE); Next Generation Converged Networks; Communication Network and Security; Cognitive radio, Ad-hoc and Sensor networks; Artificial Intelligence concepts (i.e., Neural Networks, Expert systems & Fuzzy logics); Cloud Computing and its application; and Radio Channel Propagation & Modelling in Wireless communications. He has authored and co-authored more than 55 research papers in both national and international referred journals, conference proceedings and book chapters. He is an Associate Editor, Editorial Board Member and Reviewer to at least 15 referred international journals. He has supervised many postgraduate students at Masters and PhD degree levels. He has reviewed and examined some Masters and PhD theses in areas of Telecommunication Engineering and ICTs from local and oversea universities. He has 26 years of industrial working experience in the Telecommunications industries before joining the academic. For his community services, teaching and research contribution to advances in the university, engineering and professional practice, Professor Frank Ibikunle has received several professional honours/awards. He is a member to major world professional bodies like: Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN), Nigerian Society of Engineers (MNSE), MIEEE and Nigerian Institute of Management (MNIM).