Science Foundation Ireland

Mubashir selected for highly cited researcher 2020 award

Dr Mubashir Husain Rehmani, a CONNECT researcher at Cork Institute of Technology, has been placed in the top 1% in the field of Computer Science in the annual Highly Cited Researchers™ 2020 list from Clarivate.

Mubashir’s work focuses on wireless networks, blockchain, cognitive radio networks, and software-defined networks. He has written over 100 peer-reviewed articles of which 12 feature among highly cited articles by Clarivate. His research has been recognized internationally and he is the recipient of several best paper awards.

The highly anticipated annual list identifies researchers who demonstrated significant influence in their chosen field or fields through the publication of multiple highly cited papers during the last decade. Their names are drawn from the publications that rank in the top 1% by citations for field and publication year in the Web of Science™ citation index.

CONNECT is the world leading Science Foundation Ireland Research Centre for Future Networks and Communications. CONNECT is funded under the Science Foundation Ireland Research Centres Programme and is co-funded under the European Regional Development Fund. We engage with over 35 companies including large multinationals, SMEs and start-ups. CONNECT brings together world-class expertise from ten Irish academic institutes to create a one-stop-shop for telecommunications research, development and innovation.