Anwar Haque


Undergraduate Chair - Dept. of Computer Science
Industry Expert in Residence - Faculty of Science
Member of the Senate - Western University


Western Information and Networking Group

Dr. Haque’s primary research areas of interest include next-gen networks (e.g., 5G and beyond) resources and performance management/optimization, economics, cyber-security and privacy, focusing on smart systems and applications (intelligent networks, connected and autonomous vehicles/drones, smart grid, e-health, smart city applications).


Dr. Anwar Haque, a seasoned telecom professional with 20 years of industry and research experience, offers consulting services in next-gen networks resource management, performance management, and cyber security, focusing on smart systems and applications. You are encouraged to contact Dr. Haque if you are seeking subject matter expertise for your consulting project.


Dr. Anwar Haque

Dr. Haque is a faculty member and the Undergraduate Chair of the Dept. of Computer Science at the Western University, Canada. Before joining Western, he was an Associate Director at Bell Canada. Dr. Haque received his Ph.D. in Electrical & Computer Engineering and Master's in Computer Science, both from the University of Waterloo. Dr. Haque’s primary research areas of interest include next-gen wireless/wireline network (such as 5G & beyond) resources and performance management/optimization and cyber-security, focusing on IoT-based smart services and applications. He has authored or co-authored more than 100 peer-reviewed research publications in leading journals and conferences, written many industry technical papers, holds a number of patents and licenses, and supervised more than 80 graduate students. For more than a decade, his leadership in promoting Canadian industry-university research partnerships has generated many success stories and his collaborative research grants are valued at more than $15 million. Dr. Haque is currently an associate editor for the Elsevier Vehicle Communications journal, the IEEE Canadian Journal of Electrical and Computer Engineering, and guest editor for MDPI Drones. At Western, he serves as the industry-expert-in-residence in the Faculty of Science. A member of Western’s Senate, he serves on the inaugural advisory committee for the newly established Bell-Western 5G research Centre. Dr. Haque is the director of the Western Information & Networking Group (WING) Lab, where he conducts cutting-edge research in emerging network technologies and smart systems.

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HQP Trained
Industry Technical reports
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