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Kianoosh G. Boroojeni

Visiting Instructor

Biography

Kianoosh Ghoami Boroojeni received his PhD in Computer Science from Florida International University in 2017. He received his B.Sc degree from University of Tehran in 2012. Dr. Boroojeni is the author/co-author of three books published by MIT Press and Springer Publication. He has also published 17 scientific articles in the form of peer-reviewed journal papers or book chapters and eight others in different conference proceedings. He received a conference Best Paper Award, and has been granted the 2016 Best Graduate Student Research Award by the School of Computing and Information Sciences, Florida International University. His research interests include network optimization and cybersecurity.

Honors and Awards

Best Paper Award for the paper entitled “STOP: Semicircular Trapping Overlay Protocol for Improving the Source-Location Privacy in Distributed Sensor Networks” in NSF-REU Workshop, Summer 2017.

Best Graduate Student Research Award- Florida International University, 2016.

Dissertation Year Fellowship Award, Florida International University, 2016.

Best Paper Award for the paper entitled “A Hybrid Model for Forecasting Power and Demand in Smart Grids” in Eighth International Conference on Computer Communication Networks, July 2014.


Research and Educational Interests

Network Algorithms, Cybersecurity, Smart Grids

Background Education

2017 PH.D. Computer Science, Florida International University

2016 M.Sc. Computer Science, Florida International University

2012 B.Sc. Computer Engineering, University of Tehran

Selected Publications

1. K. G. Boroojeni, M. H. Amini, S. S. Iyengar, “Smart Grids: Security and Privacy Issues”, Springer Publications, November 2016.

2. S. S. Iyengar, K. G. Boroojeni “Oblivious Network Routing: Algorithms and Applications”, MIT Press, May 2015.

3. S. S. Iyengar, K. G. Boroojeni, N. Balakrishnan “Mathematical Theory of Sensor Networks”, Springer Publications, April 2014.

Peer-Reviewed Journal Papers/Book Chapters

2017

1. K. G. Boroojeni, M. Hadi Amini, Shahab Bahrami, S. S. Iyengar, Arif I. Sarwat, Orkun Karabasoglu, “A Novel Multi-time-scale modeling for electric power demand forecasting: From short-term to medium-term horizon,” Electric Power System Research, Vol. 142, No. 1, pp 58-73, Jan. 2017.

2. K. G. Boroojeni, M. H. Amini, S. S. Iyengar, “Overview of the Security and Privacy Issues in Smart Grids,”Smart Grids: Security and Privacy Issues. Springer International Publishing, 2017, pp. 1-16.

3. K. G. Boroojeni, M. H. Amini, S. S. Iyengar, “Reliability in Smart Grids,” Smart Grids: Security and Privacy Issues. Springer International Publishing, 2017, pp. 19-29.

4. K. G. Boroojeni, M. H. Amini, S. S. Iyengar, “Error Detection of DC Power Flow Using State Estimation,” Smart Grids: Security and Privacy Issues. Springer International Publishing, 2017, pp. 31-51.

5. K. G. Boroojeni, M. H. Amini, S. S. Iyengar, “Bad Data Detection,” Springer International Publishing, 2017, pp. 53-68.

6. K. G. Boroojeni, M. H. Amini, S. S. Iyengar, “Cloud Network Data Security,” Springer International Publishing, 2017, pp. 71-82.

7. K. G. Boroojeni, M. H. Amini, S. S. Iyengar, “End-User Data Privacy,” Springer International Publishing, 2017, pp. 85-92.

8. K. G. Boroojeni, M. H. Amini, S. S. Iyengar, “Mobile User Data Privacy,” Springer International Publishing, 2017, pp. 93-110.

2016

9. K. G. Boroojeni, M. H. Amini, A. Nejadpak, T. Dragicevic, S.S. Iyengar, F. Blaabjerg, “A Novel Cloud-based Platform for Implementation of Oblivious Power Routing for Clusters of Microgrids,” IEEE Access, Vol. 5, pp. 607-619, 2016.

​10. K. G. Boroojeni, M. H. Amini, S. S. Iyengar, M. Rahmani, P. M. Pardalos, “An Economic Dispatch Algorithm for Congestion Management of Smart Power Networks: An Oblivious Routing Approach,” Energy Systems, Vol. 7, No. 27, pp. 1-25, 2016.

2014

11. K. G. Boroojeni, S. Mokhtari, M. H. Amini, S. S. Iyengar, “Optimal Two-Tier Forecasting Power Generation Model in Smart Grids,” International Journal of Information Processing, vol. 8, no. 4, pp. 79-88, 2014.

12. S. S. Iyengar, K. G. Boroojeni, N. Balakrishnan, “Introduction to Distributed Sensor Networks”, Springer, pp. 1-14, 2014.

13. S. S. Iyengar, K. G. Boroojeni, N. Balakrishnan, “Expectation-Maximization for Acoustic Source Localization”, Springer, pp. 37-54, 2014.

14. S. S. Iyengar, K. G. Boroojeni, N. Balakrishnan, “Coordinate-Free Coverage in Sensor Networks via Homology”, Springer, pp. 57-82, 2014.

15. S. S. Iyengar, K. G. Boroojeni, N. Balakrishnan, “Coverage Assessment and Target Tracking in 3D Domains”, Springer, pp. 83-108, 2014.

16. S. S. Iyengar, K. G. Boroojeni, N. Balakrishnan, “A Stochastic Preserving Scheme of Location Privacy”, Springer, pp. 111-145, 2014.

17. S. S. Iyengar, K. G. Boroojeni, N. Balakrishnan, “Region-Guarding in 3D Areas”, Springer, pp. 15-36 2014.

Refereed Conference Papers

2017

1. Amini, M. H., Boroojeni, K. G., Dragičević, T., Nejadpak, A., Iyengar, S. S., & Blaabjerg, F. (2017, June). A comprehensive cloud-based real-time simulation framework for oblivious power routing in clusters of DC microgrids. In DC Microgrids (ICDCM), 2017 IEEE Second International Conference on (pp. 270-273). IEEE.

2016

2. K. G. Boroojeni, M. H. Amini, S. S. Iyengar, “An Oblivious Routing-based Power Flow Calculation Method For Loss Minimization of Smart Power Networks: A Theoretical Perspective,” Machine Learning and Applications, 2016 IEEE International Conference on. IEEE, 2016.

3. Amini, M. H., K. G. Boroojeni, C. J. Wang, A. Nejadpak, S. S. Iyengar, O. Karabasoglu, “Effect of Electric Vehicle Parking Lots’ Charging Demand as Dispatchable Loads on Power Systems Loss,” Electro Information Technology (EIT), 2016 IEEE International Conference on. IEEE, 2016.

4. K. G. Boroojeni, M. H. Amini, A. Nejadpak, S. S. Iyengar, B. Hoseinzadeh, C. L. Bak, “A Theoretical Bilevel Control Scheme for Power Networks with Large-Scale Penetration of Distributed Renewable Resources,” Electro Information Technology (EIT), 2016 IEEE International Conference on. IEEE, 2016.

5. G. Liu, M. H. Amini, K. G. Boroojeni, A. Nejadpak, S. S. Iyengar, “Best Practices for Online Marketing in Twitter: An Experimental Study,” Electro Information Technology (EIT), 2016 IEEE International Conference on. IEEE, 2016.

6. M. H. Amini, M. Rahmani, K. G. Boroojeni, G. Atia, S. S. Iyengar, O. Karabasoglu, “Sparsity-Based Error Detection in DC Power Flow State Estimation,” Electro Information Technology (EIT), 2016 IEEE International Conference on. IEEE, 2016.

2015

7. M. H. Amini, O. Karabasoglu, M. D. Ilic, K. G. Boroojeni, and S. S. Iyengar, “ARIMA-Based Demand Forecasting Method Considering Probabilistic Model of Electric Vehicles’ Parking Lots.” In 2015 IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting, pp. 1-5, IEEE, 2015.

2014

8. Best Paper Award: K. G. Boroojeni, S. Mokhtari, S. S. Iyengar, “A Hybrid Model for Forecasting Power and Demand in Smart Grids”, Elsevier International Conference on Communication Networks, pp. 1-9, Elsevier, 2014.